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Encompass Health and Piedmont announce plans to build a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Athens, Georgia

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and ATHENS, Ga., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Encompass Health Corp. (NYSE: EHC) and Piedmont today announced they have been awarded a certificate of need to build a freestanding, 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Athens, Georgia.

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  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and ATHENS, Ga., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Encompass Health Corp. (NYSE: EHC) and Piedmont today announced they have been awarded a certificate of need to build a freestanding, 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Athens, Georgia.
  • Encompass Health currently has five inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in Georgia and has announced plans to open an additional two hospitals in the state over the next three years, including Atlanta and Columbus.
  • This includes 22 hospitals, including three inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 65 Piedmont Urgent Care centers, 25 QuickCare locations, 1,875 Piedmont Clinic physician practices and more than 3,000 Piedmont Clinic members.
  • Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) is the largest owner and operator of rehabilitation hospitals in the United States.

Valid Eval Helps Department of Transportation Manage $5 Billion Program with Evaluation Services

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The program supports Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg's National Roadway Safety Strategy and the Department's goal of zero deaths and serious injuries on our nation's roadways.

Key Points: 
  • The program supports Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg's National Roadway Safety Strategy and the Department's goal of zero deaths and serious injuries on our nation's roadways.
  • Valid Eval was also awarded a contract to facilitate the evaluation of grants submitted to the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) discretionary grant program with $100 million appropriated annually for FY22-26.
  • The Valid Eval assessment and feedback tool was first utilized at DoT in the Spring of 2020 to help manage the Department's SBIR program and was recently awarded a purchase order to implement large-scale evaluation services for the Department of Transportation (DoT) University Transportation Centers (UTCs).
  • To date, Valid Eval has supported over 120 U.S. Federal government programs to screen industry submissions and improve tech evaluations.

Global Pen Needles Market Outlook & Forecast Report 2022-2027 Featuring Key Vendors - BD, Braun Melsungen, Novo Nordisk, Owen Mumford, & Ypsomed - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The "Pen Needles Market - Global Outlook & Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Pen Needles Market - Global Outlook & Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Based on product type, the market is segmented into standard pen needles and safety pen needles.
  • One of the key vendors, B.Braun Melsungen, is launching the second-generation needles, and other vendors are also coming up with safety needles in the market.
  • The increasing target population and adoption of advanced technologies like pen needles in Europe make them dominate the market.

Hoosiers For Good and Stop the Violence Indianapolis partner with Indiana University Football athletes, challenging young people to team up for peace and choose positive alternatives to gun violence

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Hoosiers For Good Inc and Stop the Violence Indianapolis have partnered with 114 Indiana University Football athletes for a first-of-its-kind charitable NIL campaign that challenges young people to team up for peace and put an end to gun violence.

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  • Hoosiers For Good Inc and Stop the Violence Indianapolis have partnered with 114 Indiana University Football athletes for a first-of-its-kind charitable NIL campaign that challenges young people to team up for peace and put an end to gun violence.
  • We hope that the IU Football team can help change the conversation around gun violence so that more young people are able to make choices that promote peace in their communities.
  • The campaign is a part of a larger initiative by Hoosiers For Good to promote Stop the Violences work to end gun violence.
  • Hoosiers For Good is sponsoring the warm ups as a way to help Indianapolis high school basketball athletes champion Stop the Violence Indianapolis message of peace.

GKD Technologies is pleased to announce the first major roll out of its market leading SensorZone proximity warning system in North America

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The SensorZone proximity warning system is focused on tackling two of OSHA's Fatal Four causes of accidents in the workplace - being 'struck by' a moving vehicle and being 'caught-in/between'. The system has been subject to multiple, wide-scale deployments across a range of industries, supporting companies who are looking to drive a positive safety culture and reduce accidents in the workplace.

Key Points: 
  • SensorZone delivers a triple alert to the operator and person at risk via vibrations, an alarm and flashing lights/beacons.
  • David Perez, Chief Executive Officer at GKD Technologies, commented:
    "For over twenty years, GKD have been supporting construction and heavy industries with safety solutions.
  • GKD Technologies supply construction and industrial sectors with the next generation of flexible, modular safety solutions.
  • SensorZone is a robust, high-quality proximity warning system with a proven track record for improving safety in the workplace.

U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Soldier Center Utilizes Aetrex Technology for Department of Defense Footwear Initiative

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Fit plays an all-important role in Warfighter footwear because improperly fitted boots can cause discomfort and impact performance.

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  • Fit plays an all-important role in Warfighter footwear because improperly fitted boots can cause discomfort and impact performance.
  • The goal of the footwear fit effort is to improve the fit of combat boots for female service members, ultimately improving Soldier performance, enhancing comfort, and preventing injuries.
  • Aetrex Worldwide, Inc. is widely recognized as the global leader in foot scanning technology, orthotics, and comfort and wellness footwear.
  • With fashion, function and quality at the forefront, Aetrex also designs and manufactures stylish, performance footwear.

Branded Legacy, Inc. Acquires Alpha Growers, LLC and Adds $320,000 in Assets

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Currently Alpha Growers has $320,000 in assets and is in contract to purchase the remaining assets of Kamino over the next few years.

Key Points: 
  • Currently Alpha Growers has $320,000 in assets and is in contract to purchase the remaining assets of Kamino over the next few years.
  • Brandon Spikes, Chairman of Branded Legacy, Inc., stated, Alpha growers has the best hemp flower I have ever seen.
  • We will continue to grow our assets and revenues so we can position the company for a successful up list.
  • Previously, Branded Legacy, Inc. announced it had received majority shareholder consent and board approval for the reduction of its authorized shares.

Regenerative Medicine Market to Reach US$ 85.3 Bn by the year 2032 Owing to its Wide Acceptance in the Healthcare Industry - Future Market Insights, Inc.

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

NEWARK, Del., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The global regenerative medicine market is anticipated to register a phenomenal growth of 23.9% with an evaluation of around US$ 9.9 Bn by the end of the year 2022 and is further expected to enjoy an estimation of US$ 85.3 Bn by the year 2032.

Key Points: 
  • Demand for regenerative medicine in Europe is expected to grow at a CAGR of 24.7% of the global regenerative medicine market.
  • South Asia region is expected to grow with a CAGR of 30.8% in the global regenerative medicine market.
  • The targeted therapeutic market is expected to generate a revenue of around US$ 100.9 Bn by contributing about 8.3% to the global regenerative medicine market.
  • An opportunistic outlook is presented by the regenerative medicine market in the future owing to the beneficial outcomes of regenerative medicine.

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Provides Update on Pollo Tropical Restaurants Impacted by Hurricane Ian

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. ("Fiesta" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical brand, today provided an update on its restaurants impacted by Hurricane Ian in Florida.

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  • Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. ("Fiesta" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical brand, today provided an update on its restaurants impacted by Hurricane Ian in Florida.
  • In an effort to ensure the safety of its team members, select Pollo Tropical restaurants in the storms path were closed early on September 27 and all Pollo Tropical restaurants were closed on September 28.
  • Notably, Pollo Tropical restaurants in the south Florida markets were generally unaffected by Hurricane Ian and have been operating under normal conditions since September 30.
  • Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., owns, operates and franchises the Pollo Tropical restaurant brand and prior to August 16, 2021, owned, operated, and franchised the Taco Cabana restaurant brand.

ANDREWS MEDICINE AND CELLTEX THERAPEUTICS CORPORATION JOIN FORCES TO BRING CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGIES TO ATHLETIC INJURIES

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Andrews Medicine will participate in this FDA observed IND research study and will be responsible for selection of participants and administration for this new study.

Key Points: 
  • Andrews Medicine will participate in this FDA observed IND research study and will be responsible for selection of participants and administration for this new study.
  • The new venture promises to bring the best medical orthopedic practices of Andrews Medicine for treatment of sports injuries with best practices of Celltex for production of therapeutic quality autologous MSCsas a regenerative component of the treatment.
  • I am convinced that Andrews Celltex Biologics will be a leader in this huge growth sector of health care coupled with regenerative medicine."
  • This joint effort of the two leading companies in their field will bring cutting edge regenerative health care for sports injuries and beyond."