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UK may take years to recover from long-tail health impact of the pandemic, says Bupa

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 8:00am

That's according to the new Bupa Wellbeing Index, a landmark survey conducted amongst 8,000 UK adults that has uncovered the state of the nation's health and wellbeing.

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  • That's according to the new Bupa Wellbeing Index, a landmark survey conducted amongst 8,000 UK adults that has uncovered the state of the nation's health and wellbeing.
  • It also showed that physical (29%) and mental (34%) health of UK adults declined during the pandemic, exacerbated by lockdowns and the impact of increased remote working.
  • Sedentary lifestyles have also been linked to mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, and chronic stress.
  • The Bupa Wellbeing Index reveals that fitness levels rank lower than mental health, physical health and wellbeing scores3.

Joint Press Release – Kalera and Agrico Announce Effectiveness of Registration Statement, Waiver of Minimum Cash Condition and Extraordinary General Meetings for Proposed Business Combination

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 7:00am

Extraordinary general meeting of Kalera shareholders (the Kalera Special Meeting) and extraordinary general meeting of Agrico shareholders (the Agrico Special Meeting and, together with the Kalera Special Meeting, the Special Meetings) to approve the proposed business combination of Kalera and Agrico expected to be held on June 27, 2022.

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  • Extraordinary general meeting of Kalera shareholders (the Kalera Special Meeting) and extraordinary general meeting of Agrico shareholders (the Agrico Special Meeting and, together with the Kalera Special Meeting, the Special Meetings) to approve the proposed business combination of Kalera and Agrico expected to be held on June 27, 2022.
  • Kaleras shareholders of record at the close of business on the Kalera Record Date are entitled to vote their Kalera ordinary shares at the Kalera Special Meeting.
  • As announced previously, the business combination is to be effected through a newly created holding company, Kalera Public Limited Company (Kalera PLC).
  • If the business combination and other proposals are approved by Kalera and Agrico shareholders, Kalera and Agrico anticipate closing the business combination shortly after the Special Meetings, subject to the satisfaction or waiver (as applicable) of all other closing conditions.

Inventiva secures a €50 million credit facility from the European Investment Bank

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 7:00am

The facility is divided into two tranches of 25 million each.

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  • The facility is divided into two tranches of 25 million each.
  • The disbursement of the first tranche (Tranche A) is subject to the completion of certain conditions precedent specified in the credit facility agreement.
  • The maturity date of any borrowings under the facility is four years after disbursement of Tranche A and three years after disbursement of Tranche B.
  • Jean Volatier, Chief Financial Officer of Inventiva, stated: We are very pleased with this credit facility, one of the largest granted by the EIB to a biotech.

INVESTOR ALERT: Oscar Health, Inc. Investors with Substantial Losses Have Opportunity to Lead the Oscar Health Class Action Lawsuit - OSCR

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 12:21am

Lead plaintiff motions for the Oscar Health class action lawsuit must be filed with the court no later than July 11, 2022.

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  • Lead plaintiff motions for the Oscar Health class action lawsuit must be filed with the court no later than July 11, 2022.
  • A lead plaintiff acts on behalf of all other class members in directing the Oscar Health class action lawsuit.
  • The lead plaintiff can select a law firm of its choice to litigate the Oscar Health class action lawsuit.
  • An investors ability to share in any potential future recovery of the Oscar Health class action lawsuit is not dependent upon serving as lead plaintiff.

Gainey McKenna & Egleston Investigates Potential Claims On Behalf of Investors of Vaxart, Inc. (VXRT)

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 10:35pm

The complaint also alleges that Defendants also issued millions of dollars in favorable stock options to Vaxarts most senior executives.

Key Points: 
  • The complaint also alleges that Defendants also issued millions of dollars in favorable stock options to Vaxarts most senior executives.
  • Vaxart was featured prominently in the article, and it clarified Vaxart is not among the companies selected to receive significant financial support from Warp Speed.
  • In response to this news, the price of Vaxart shares dropped sharply, injuring investors.
  • of Gainey McKenna & Egleston at (212) 983-1300, or via e-mail at tjmckenna@gme-law.com or gegleston@gme-law.com .

FDA Approves Novel, Dual-Targeted Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 8:35pm

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Mounjaro (tirzepatide) injection to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes, as an addition to diet and exercise. Mounjaro was effective at improving blood sugar and was more effective than the other diabetes therapies with which it was compared in clinical studies.   

Key Points: 
  • Mounjaro was effective at improving blood sugar and was more effective than the other diabetes therapies with which it was compared in clinical studies.
  • Type 2 diabetes, the most common form of diabetes, is a chronic and progressive condition in which the body does not make or use insulin normally, leading to high levels of glucose (sugar) in the blood.
  • More than 30 million Americans have type 2 diabetes.
  • Despite the availability of many medications to treat diabetes, many patients do not achieve the recommended blood sugar goals.

Holding(s) in Company

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 6:05pm

iii Other reason for the notification could be voluntary notifications, changes of attribution of the nature of the holding (e.g.

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  • iii Other reason for the notification could be voluntary notifications, changes of attribution of the nature of the holding (e.g.
  • As the disclosure of cases of acting in concert may vary due to the specific circumstances (e.g.
  • v Applicable in the cases provided for in Regulation 15(b) to (h) of the Regulations (Article 10 (b) to (h) of Directive 2004/109/EC).
  • xiii If the person subject to the notification obligation is either controlled and/or does control another undertaking then the second option applies.

American Humane Asks Animal Lovers to Be Friends to Felines During June’s Adopt-a-Cat Month® (and All Year Around)

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 3:47pm

There are literally millions of reasons to rescue a cat in need during our Adopt-a-Cat Month .

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  • There are literally millions of reasons to rescue a cat in need during our Adopt-a-Cat Month .
  • and at every other time of year, says American Humane President and CEO Dr. Robin Ganzert.
  • If youre thinking about adopting, American Humane has put together a handy Top 10 checklist:
    If youre thinking about adopting a cat, consider taking home two.
  • American Humane is the countrys first national humane organization, founded in 1877.

Local Entrepreneur Opens Fitness Machine Technicians in the Greater Wichita Area

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 3:30pm

An entrepreneur at heart, McKee opened Fish Window Cleaning in the Wichita community 16 years ago. The Wichita State alum now adds Fitness Machine Technicians to his resume. He is ready to provide a much-needed solution for repair and maintenance with a strong focus on customer service -- something he’s learned is essential to business success.

Key Points: 
  • The Wichita State alum now adds Fitness Machine Technicians to his resume.
  • With over seven years of experience in the industry and being an avid fitness enthusiast, he is passionate about bringing Fitness Machine Technicians to the Wichita area.
  • Powers notes, Monte and Troy are very knowledgeable in the Wichita area and are passionate about their community, making them the perfect fit for Fitness Machine Technicians.
  • For more information about having a fitness machine or exercise facility serviced, please contact Fitness Machine Technicians of Greater Wichita Area at 316-867-3681 or visit www.FitnessMachineTechnicians.com/Wichita .

Innovative MedTech Announces Partnership with VSUSA

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 3:16pm

We are excited and proud to support VSUSA and their important mission of supporting and helping veterans.

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  • We are excited and proud to support VSUSA and their important mission of supporting and helping veterans.
  • VSUSA has multiple programs and services and by starting our partnership with our Vitality Card, it is just our first step in what we believe could be a very big partnership for us.
  • The partnership will permit the Company to use the VSUSA logo on the back of its Vitality Debit Card.
  • VSUSA has its own debit card with TruCash (the Companys partner in its Vitality Card), however the VSUSA card is focusing almost exclusively on the Veterans market.