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Catherine Hershey Schools for Early Learning Announces Harrisburg Location for its Second Cost-Free Early Childhood Resource Center

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:30pm

HERSHEY, Pa., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Catherine Hershey Schools for Early Learning (CHS) has announced that it plans to build its second Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) in the Midtown neighborhood of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, at the intersection of North 6th and Muench Streets.

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  • HERSHEY, Pa., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Catherine Hershey Schools for Early Learning (CHS) has announced that it plans to build its second Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) in the Midtown neighborhood of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, at the intersection of North 6th and Muench Streets.
  • This Harrisburg location, as well as all CHS centers, will provide a core early learning program with a curriculum designed to enhance students' educational, social, emotional, and cognitive development.
  • "We are thrilled to expand our early childhood education initiative to Harrisburg to serve more children and families in need," said Senate Alexander, Executive Director of Catherine Hershey Schools for Early Learning.
  • Catherine Hershey Schools for Early Learning will provide a cost-free educational, social, and cognitive program to children from birth to age 5 from economically disadvantaged and at-risk backgrounds, through the initial development of up to six Early Childhood Resource Centers across Pennsylvania.

Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation announces $700,000 commitment to advance racial equity

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:00pm

"Together as individuals and as an organization, the Southern Company Gas family of companies is committed to speaking out against anti-Asian hate and discrimination, ensuring that all people feel welcomed, valued and respected," said Bryan Batson, executive vice president, chief external and public affairs officer for Southern Company Gas and president of the Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation.

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  • "Together as individuals and as an organization, the Southern Company Gas family of companies is committed to speaking out against anti-Asian hate and discrimination, ensuring that all people feel welcomed, valued and respected," said Bryan Batson, executive vice president, chief external and public affairs officer for Southern Company Gas and president of the Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation.
  • The Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation is committed to ensuring all members of the communities it serves feel safe and respected.
  • As an independent, nonprofit philanthropic foundation, the Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation is funded solely by Southern Company Gas through shareholder dollars.
  • Southern Company Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE:SO), America's premier energy company.

Cambria Names Veteran C-Suite Executive Coach Susan Johnson O’Neil as Principal

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:42pm

The talent strategy and development firm Cambria Consulting, a Spencer Stuart company has named veteran executive coach, Susan Johnson ONeil, as Principal.

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  • The talent strategy and development firm Cambria Consulting, a Spencer Stuart company has named veteran executive coach, Susan Johnson ONeil, as Principal.
  • Johnson ONeil joins Cambria with more than 20 years of experience supporting C-Suite and high potential leaders in several capacities including as an executive coach and as a seasoned strategic advisor and organizational development consultant.
  • Prior to joining Cambria, Johnson ONeil was the Director of the Center of Excellence, Organizational Effectiveness & Design for Bon Secours Mercy Health System.
  • Cambria is a longtime coaching leader and innovator, with a decades-long track record curating a deeply experienced bench of executive coaches, said Susan Johnson ONeil.

Majority of Latino Parents Support Vaccine Requirements for Kids, Educational Staff to Return to In-Person Schooling

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:30pm

As the delta variant continues to spread across the country, risks for infection are increasingfor Latino children who are back in school and remain unvaccinated.

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  • As the delta variant continues to spread across the country, risks for infection are increasingfor Latino children who are back in school and remain unvaccinated.
  • On the positive side, Latino parents are more likely to have vaccinated their eligible children.
  • More than 6 in 10 Latino parents (62%) have vaccinated their eligible children, compared to 41% of parents overall .
  • UnidosUS conducted a poll from August 12-21, 2021 via telephone and online among 1,478 Latino parents with children ages 18 and younger.

Forum Health Acquires Practice in Wheaton, IL and Plans for Expansion with New Provider and IV Center

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:50pm

FLINT, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Forum Health, LLC , nationwide provider of integrative and functional medicine, has acquired a new practice, the Center for Health and Healing located in Wheaton, IL.

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  • FLINT, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Forum Health, LLC , nationwide provider of integrative and functional medicine, has acquired a new practice, the Center for Health and Healing located in Wheaton, IL.
  • "Dr. Schultz and I are pleased to welcome Dr. Montalvo to the practice," said Adam Puttkammer , president of Forum Health.
  • The new IV center at Forum Health Wheaton will be convenient, comfortable, and safe for patients to receive their prescribed IV therapies, as part of their personalized health plan.
  • For more information on Forum Health locations and how to become a practitioner in the Forum Health network, visit www.forumhealth.com .

Regenative Labs Introduces AmnioText™ Dual-Layer Patch

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:30pm

PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Regenative Labs, the established leader in the connective tissue allograft space, today launched AmnioText Dual-Layer Patch for wounds.

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  • PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Regenative Labs, the established leader in the connective tissue allograft space, today launched AmnioText Dual-Layer Patch for wounds.
  • The Regenative Labs current suite of products are regulated by the FDA under 21 CFR part 1271 section 361, are minimally manipulated and for homologous use only.
  • "As we continue our pioneering innovation at Regenative Labs, we're proud to open yet another new market to serve patients with the introduction of AmnioText, a wound covering technology," said Tyler C. Barrett, CEO of Regenative Labs.
  • Regenative Labs has a laser-focused, expert product research and development team which follows FDA guidelines for minimal manipulation and homologous use.

MellingMedical and TearLab Agreement Aims to Enhance Early Detection of Dry Eye Disease in American Veterans

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:12pm

Leading ophthalmology groups have deemed this test essential in detecting significant ocular surface disease as part of the pre-operative workup.

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  • Leading ophthalmology groups have deemed this test essential in detecting significant ocular surface disease as part of the pre-operative workup.
  • "This partnership with MellingMedical now enables veterans and teaching hospitals across the US to access this technology for their patients."
  • The TearLab Osmolarity Test aids in the diagnosis Dry Eye Disease.TearLab Corporation ( www.tearlab.com ) develops and markets technologies that enable eye care practitioners to objectively test for disease biomarkers in tears.
  • Clinical utility of objective tests for dry eye disease: variability over time and implications for clinical trials and disease management.

doTERRA Partners with American Cancer Society to Support Events Across the Nation

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:07pm

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- doTERRA today announced the support of several events across the country that will benefit the American Cancer Society (ACS) and their work in funding cancer research.

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  • PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- doTERRA today announced the support of several events across the country that will benefit the American Cancer Society (ACS) and their work in funding cancer research.
  • doTERRA gives $50,000 in monetary and in-kind donations to American Cancer Society to support events and initiatives.
  • Our contribution represents the love and support of thousands of doTERRA employees and millions of doTERRA customers around the world."
  • The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of 1.5 million volunteers dedicated to saving lives, celebrating lives, and leading the fight for a world without cancer.

(ISC)2 Awards Nearly $100,000 in Cybersecurity Scholarships to Women, Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:01pm

CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (ISC) the world's largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals today announced the recipients of its Women's Cybersecurity Scholarships, Undergraduate Cybersecurity Scholarships and Graduate Cybersecurity Scholarships.

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  • CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (ISC) the world's largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals today announced the recipients of its Women's Cybersecurity Scholarships, Undergraduate Cybersecurity Scholarships and Graduate Cybersecurity Scholarships.
  • This year, (ISC)2 and the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, the association's charitable foundation, awarded 52 scholarships totaling $97,000.
  • Recipients are selected by (ISC)2 memberscertified cybersecurity professionals who volunteered their time to the scholarship program.
  • "Although the demand for cybersecurity professionals remains high, there are not enough professionals to fill the workforce gap," said Clar Rosso, CEO, (ISC)2.

Embr Labs joins Innovators' Network at American Heart Association Center for Health Technology & Innovation

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Embr Labs, a Boston-based technology company, has joined the Innovators' Network at the American Heart Association's Center for Health Technology and Innovation.

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  • BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Embr Labs, a Boston-based technology company, has joined the Innovators' Network at the American Heart Association's Center for Health Technology and Innovation.
  • The Center is focused on building and fostering health technology relationships to develop innovative and scalable solutions.
  • Members also have access to the Association's digital guidelines, recommendations, and best-in-class science as they develop digital health care technologies.
  • Embr Labs is the first thermal wellness technology company that pioneered the development of wearables for thermal comfort interventions.