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SEOHost.Net Principal: Marketing Professionals Have a Responsibility to Curb Misinformation

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 3:00pm

ORLANDO, Fla., May 25, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Terry Cane, COO of global SSL service domain registration and SEO hosting provider SEOHost.net (https://www.seohost.net), today reflected on the demonstrable harm caused by disinformation and misinformation on sites like Facebook, and the role marketing professionals could play in curbing it.

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  • According to the Anti Defamation League , misinformation and disinformationcollectively known as "fake news"tend to spread very quickly.
  • "Misinformation is generally spread without ill intentthe people sharing it might not even know it's false.
  • Marketing professionals may even leverage their professional skills in their downtime to spread knowledge intended to counter disinformation.
  • Brands and marketing professionals alike need to be willing to stand for something, because those that don't will ultimately be forgotten."

ADL Says Buffalo Shooter Latest in A Long Line of White Supremacist Terrorists Who Embraced Racist, Antisemitic "Great Replacement Theory"

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 2:54am

In his manifesto, the killer wrote he was advocating for a "real war" of Gentiles versus Jews.

Key Points: 
  • In his manifesto, the killer wrote he was advocating for a "real war" of Gentiles versus Jews.
  • Make no mistake: This is the same hateful antisemitic bile that inspired the shooters in Pittsburgh, Poway, El Paso and Charleston.
  • "This was yet another predicable attack by an avowed white supremacist who imbibed hateful conspiracy theories online and then turned to violent action, this time targeting mostly Black victims.
  • More must be done now to push back against the racist and antisemitic violence propounded by the far right.

Arthur D. Little Publishes Its 2022 Flagship Energy Report

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 3:25pm

Arthur D. Little (ADL) has published its annual flagship energy report for 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Arthur D. Little (ADL) has published its annual flagship energy report for 2022.
  • In recognition of the turbulent conditions that the industry is currently experiencing, plus the ongoing drive towards net zero, the report is titled Disruption Is Now.
  • As well as highlighting the key trends that are shaping the energy market, the report contains insightful commentary throughout from ADLs energy, resources and cleantech experts, based on both their own research and engagement with clients over the past 12 months.
  • Arthur D. Little has been at the forefront of innovation since 1886.

Praxis Precision Medicines Provides Corporate Update and Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

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Monday, May 9, 2022 - 9:01pm

BOSTON, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company translating genetic insights into the development of therapies for central nervous system (CNS) disorders characterized by neuronal excitation-inhibition imbalance, today provided a corporate update, including a video highlighting recent business and pipeline progress, and reported financial results for the first quarter 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The Company anticipates topline results from the PRAX-114 Phase 2, placebo-controlled, dose-ranging Acapella Study for treatment of MDD in the third quarter of 2022.
  • Praxis reported positive topline results from Part B of its Phase 2a study evaluating the safety and efficacy of PRAX-944 for the treatment of essential tremor (ET).
  • Praxis will host a Q&A session focused on todays corporate update and financial results for the first quarter 2022 via a conference call and webcast today, May 9, 2022, at 4:30 p.m.
  • Praxis undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

Praxis Precision Medicines Reports Positive Topline Results from PRAX-944 Phase 2a Study in Essential Tremor Patients

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Monday, May 9, 2022 - 9:01pm

BOSTON, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company translating genetic insights into the development of therapies for central nervous system (CNS) disorders characterized by neuronal excitation-inhibition imbalance, today announced positive topline results from Part B of its Phase 2a study evaluating the safety and efficacy of PRAX-944 for the treatment of essential tremor (ET). In the study, treatment with PRAX-944 resulted in clinically meaningful improvements in function, which were supported by improvements in tremor amplitude.

Key Points: 
  • In the study, treatment with PRAX-944 resulted in clinically meaningful improvements in function, which were supported by improvements in tremor amplitude.
  • The data from the PRAX-944 Phase 2a study offer hope to people living with essential tremor, for a treatment developed specifically for ET, said Bernard Ravina, M.D., chief medical officer of Praxis.
  • Part B of the Phase 2a study of PRAX-944 for the treatment of ET included both an open-label and randomized withdrawal period.
  • PRAX-944 was generally well tolerated in Part B of the Phase 2a study, with no new safety findings.

Jackie Reinberg Joins Alliant Insurance Services’ Absence, Disability, and Life Team

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Monday, May 9, 2022 - 1:05pm

Alliant Insurance Services continues to add top talent to its growing Absence, Disability, and Life (ADL) team, hiring Jackie Reinberg as Senior Vice President.

Key Points: 
  • Alliant Insurance Services continues to add top talent to its growing Absence, Disability, and Life (ADL) team, hiring Jackie Reinberg as Senior Vice President.
  • Reinberg joins Alliant with more than 40 years of experience providing employers with strategic and technical expertise across the full spectrum of employee absence, disability, life, and productivity management.
  • Prior to joining Alliant, Reinberg was the North American Leader for Absence Management, Disability & Life with a global insurance and consulting firm.
  • Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nations leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services.

Striking Pink Signage Calls Out Antisemitism in New Jersey in May

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Monday, May 2, 2022 - 8:10am

PRINCETON, N.J., May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Antisemitism which has been spiking across the United States reached new heights in 2021 according to an April 26 report [1] from the Anti-Defamation League, and New Jersey's Mercer County has been rated in the top five state counties for most documented antisemitic incidents [2] in 2020. Tackling this issue, the nonprofit Jewish Federation of Princeton Mercer Bucks has announced its leadership of an intensive effort to combat antisemitism locally and help create a safer environment for Jewish individuals living in the greater Mercer, New Jersey region.

Key Points: 
  • Powerful messages and edgy themes on Mercer County buses and billboards take aim at the alarming rise of U.S. antisemitism.
  • The Jewish Federation, in partnership with JewBelong, is bringing their bright-pink awareness campaign using pithy, thought-provoking messaging to the central New Jersey county.
  • The campaign's creative centers on short, thought-provoking statements, such as one roadway sign reading, "Can a billboard end antisemitism?
  • Last year, in fact, followed the third-highest year for antisemitic incidents both in New Jersey and across the nation.

NFI’s autonomous ADL Enviro200 buses begin on-route testing in Scotland

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Monday, April 25, 2022 - 11:45am

Bus operator Stagecoach will be conducting on-road testing of the autonomous buses over the next two weeks in partnership with Fusion Processing, ADL and Transport Scotland.

Key Points: 
  • Bus operator Stagecoach will be conducting on-road testing of the autonomous buses over the next two weeks in partnership with Fusion Processing, ADL and Transport Scotland.
  • The on-road testing in Scotland follows successful depot-based trials, track testing and virtual simulation where the buses have been put through their paces to fine tune the autonomous drive systems.
  • To help support the delivery of Project CAVForth, Transport Scotland recently opened a section of Actively Managed Hard Shoulder for all buses on the eastbound M8 motorway.
  • Todays start of on-route testing is a milestone for our autonomous bus project, said Chris Gall, Group Engineering Director, ADL.

Brooks Rehabilitation Opens Additional Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 5:50pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Rehabilitation is now welcoming patients to its new 60-bed, state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital. The additional 76,056 sq. ft. hospital is located on its existing 115-acre campus in the Bartram Park area of Jacksonville, Fla.

Key Points: 
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Rehabilitation is now welcoming patients to its new 60-bed, state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital.
  • ft. hospital is located on its existing 115-acre campus in the Bartram Park area of Jacksonville, Fla.
    Brooks Rehabilitation is now welcoming patients to its new 60-bed, state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital.
  • Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital Bartram Campus joins Brooks' two existing rehabilitation hospitals to meet the demands of a growing population .The original 160-bed rehabilitation hospital on University Blvd.
  • Brooks also manages a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in partnership with Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Fla.
    Frontline staff members were actively involved in the design of the new Bartram hospital.

WesternU CHS-Northwest awarded M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust pediatric and rural health care services grant

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Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 12:05am

LEBANON, Ore., April 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Western University of Health Sciences' (WesternU) College of Health Sciences (CHS)-Northwest received a $673,000 grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust of Vancouver, Washington, to support its physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT) programs in Lebanon, Oregon. The funding will help CHS-Northwest provide hands-on educational opportunities through authentic learning experiences and provide health care services to rural and underserved communities.

Key Points: 
  • The funding will help CHS-Northwest provide hands-on educational opportunities through authentic learning experiences and provide health care services to rural and underserved communities.
  • The funding will help CHS-Northwest provide hands-on educational opportunities through authentic learning experiences and provide health care services to rural and underserved communities.
  • Programs like the facilities operated by WesternU help bring that access to rural and underserved communities," said Steve Moore, executive director, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.
  • "Through this M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust philanthropy, lives will be changed as access to health care increases, and our Northwest communities will thrive."