Trauma

US Veteran Recounts His Personal Story of Sexual Assault and Wants to Help Others in Need

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 2:43am

Mujahid's work is based on his experiences with rape and intimidation while serving in the U.S. Army in 1978.

Key Points: 
  • Mujahid's work is based on his experiences with rape and intimidation while serving in the U.S. Army in 1978.
  • Although not for the faint of heart, Mujahid's work is both a necessary and important analysis of the crimes that can occur within the U.S. military.
  • While Mujahid's story is wholly his, The Arrrrticle of XXXII is also a powerful commentary about male sexual assault and the social pressures that men face while reporting rape.
  • He hopes to inspire others by sharing his story and raising awareness about how sexual assault is treated in the armed forces.

AMI Expeditionary Healthcare Sierra Leone (AMISL) is a Proud Partner of the Thinking Pink Breast Cancer Foundation’s Mission to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:50pm

Reston, VA, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMI Expeditionary Healthcare Sierra Leone (AMISL) is joining forces with Thinking Pink Breast Cancer Foundation, sponsoring their National Pink Day Health Fair and Pink Party this October 29 and 30, 2021 in Freetown to promote October as Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Key Points: 
  • Reston, VA, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMI Expeditionary Healthcare Sierra Leone (AMISL) is joining forces with Thinking Pink Breast Cancer Foundation, sponsoring their National Pink Day Health Fair and Pink Party this October 29 and 30, 2021 in Freetown to promote October as Breast Cancer Awareness month.
  • You will hear me share Thinking Pink Breast Cancer Foundations mission on various talk shows this month and beyond.
  • The Thinking Pink Breast Cancer Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness of Breast Cancer in Sierra Leone.
  • They believe, Cancer should not be a death sentence because of geography, and plan to try their best to raise awareness.

Montecito Medical Acquires Medical Building in Dallas Metro

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Montecito Medical, a premier owner of medical office properties throughout the U.S., has completed the acquisition of Rockwall Medical Office Building, the flagship location for Orthopaedic Specialists of Dallas.

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  • Montecito Medical, a premier owner of medical office properties throughout the U.S., has completed the acquisition of Rockwall Medical Office Building, the flagship location for Orthopaedic Specialists of Dallas.
  • The Rockwall acquisition is part of a larger portfolio of medical office properties in the Dallas MSA that Montecito is in the process of acquiring.
  • Montecito Medical is one of the nations largest privately held companies specializing in healthcare-related real estate acquisitions and funding the development of medical real estate.
  • Montecito is a leading resource for both medical real estate owners and healthcare providers seeking to monetize or expand their holdings.

Global Surgical Robots Market Outlook, 2027 - Increasing Preference for MI Surgery Has Fostered Demand for Robotic Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 10:46am

Recently introduced surgical robots enable surgeons to have unprecedented control in minimally invasive surgeries and minimize surgical errors that enhance segment growth.

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  • Recently introduced surgical robots enable surgeons to have unprecedented control in minimally invasive surgeries and minimize surgical errors that enhance segment growth.
  • Based on the application of surgical robots, these robots are primarily used in neurosurgery, which significantly contributes to the surgical robots market.
  • Technological advancements in surgical robots have positively impacted the global surgical robots market growth over a forecasted period.
  • Further, it examines the competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in the surgical robots market.

Children's Hospital New Orleans Welcomes Dr. Julie Kaplow to Launch the Hospital's First Trauma and Grief Center, Expanding Specialized Mental and Behavioral Health Services for Children and Adolescents Across Louisiana.

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 9:41pm

Dr. Kaplow will oversee all activities of the TAG Center, including evidence-based assessment and treatment of traumatized and grieving children and adolescents.

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  • Dr. Kaplow will oversee all activities of the TAG Center, including evidence-based assessment and treatment of traumatized and grieving children and adolescents.
  • I am excited to see how the TAG Center will start making a difference in our community right away."
  • She has been published widely on the topics of childhood trauma and grief with over 75 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.
  • "The launch of our TAG center under Dr. Kaplow's leadership will bring this specialized care and support to children in need."

PetSmart Charities Grants more than $3 Million to Keep Victims of Domestic Violence and their Pets Together

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 7:34pm

PetSmart Charities will receive the Trailblazer Award this month from the Urban Resource Institute (URI) in New York.

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Employees Challenged by a Traumatized Workforce Unable to Concentrate; Experts Offer Advice

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 6:46pm

As areturn to the workplace for many looms large, U.S. employers are faced with a fearful and overwhelmed workforce unable to concentrate.

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  • As areturn to the workplace for many looms large, U.S. employers are faced with a fearful and overwhelmed workforce unable to concentrate.
  • According to experts at One Mind at Work, there are three important steps an employer can take to address trauma.
  • The prevalence of trauma for employees is real, but so are the improvements in focus and resources by employers to support mental health and wellbeing.
  • Collectively, their companies employ more than 10 million employees in the United States, over nine percent of the private sector workforce, and 20 million employees worldwide.

Animated Series My Life Is Worth Living Launches New Episodes Addressing Bullying and Teen Mental Health

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:11pm

“Kyle’s story and this entire series centers on hope -- helping young kids and teens see that there are people in their lives who can help and their lives can get better,” said Terry Thoren, Wonder Media CEO and former CEO of Klasky Csupo, which produced hit show Rugrats.

Key Points: 
  • In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month this month, The Cook Center for Human Connection and Wonder Media have released new, timely episodes of My Life is Worth Living , the first animated series dedicated to teen mental health.
  • My Life is Worth Living is produced by the Cook Center for Human Connection, a Utah-based nonprofit, in partnership with Wonder Media.
  • The series was created to support teens as well as mental health helpers such as peers, family members, teachers, and other adults.
  • All My Life Is Worth Living episodes will be translated into Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Global Bone Putty Market (2021 to 2027) - Players Include Wrights Medical, Thommen Medical and Artoss Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:31pm

Moreover, using bone putty generally minimizes future pain and focuses on patient-centric supply, which is also likely to enhance bone putty market growth.

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  • Moreover, using bone putty generally minimizes future pain and focuses on patient-centric supply, which is also likely to enhance bone putty market growth.
  • Apart from this, bone putty might have a potential infection of the soft tissue, and incomplete growth of bone and low compatibility are few factors that might restrict the bone putty market growth.
  • The bone putty market is bifurcated into Orthopedic Surgery and Dental Surgery as per the market by type.
  • Further based on the end-users, the bone putty market end-users include Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Specialty Clinics, and Others.

U.S. Pelvic Fracture Patients Treated with New CurvaFix IM Implant

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:01pm

The company will showcase the novel CurvaFix Implant in its booth (#422) and provide updates from recent U.S. cases using the CurvaFix Implant for fixation of pelvic and acetabular fractures.

Key Points: 
  • The company will showcase the novel CurvaFix Implant in its booth (#422) and provide updates from recent U.S. cases using the CurvaFix Implant for fixation of pelvic and acetabular fractures.
  • The new CurvaFix Implant has tremendous versatility allowing surgeons to follow the natural bone shape, filling the space, and achieving a stable construct.
  • The patients weve treated using the new implant have tolerated their surgeries well.
  • The companys first product is the CurvaFix IM Implant, which has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).