Coronavirus

Rentec Direct Creates State Guide of COVID-19 Resources to Easily Accurate Access Information

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

GRANTS PASS, Ore., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rentec Direct , the highest-rated property management software solution, releases The Ultimate State Guide to Coronavirus Information: Plus District and Territories .

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  • GRANTS PASS, Ore., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rentec Direct , the highest-rated property management software solution, releases The Ultimate State Guide to Coronavirus Information: Plus District and Territories .
  • Designed as a helpful guide to easily find important COVID-19 resources, the guide features information organized by specific state, district, or territory.
  • Official state websites, government resources, as well as, state COVID-19 response information and state health department resources are included in the guide with links to allow readers to research further.
  • Rentec Direct has also released educational content and resources related to COVID-19 on the Rentec Direct Blog .

New Bob Woodruff Foundation Research Paper Outlines COVID-19’s Implications for Veterans, Provides Recommendations

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:42pm

The Bob Woodruff Foundation has published an original research paper, Veterans and COVID-19: Projecting the Economic, Social, and Mental Health Needs of Americas Veterans, analyzing the specific needs of the veteran community related to the coronavirus.

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  • The Bob Woodruff Foundation has published an original research paper, Veterans and COVID-19: Projecting the Economic, Social, and Mental Health Needs of Americas Veterans, analyzing the specific needs of the veteran community related to the coronavirus.
  • This paper details the potential acute and long-term impacts for our veterans including mental health challenges, economic concerns, and changes in the veteran-serving organization landscape.
  • The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) finds, funds, and shapes innovative programs that help Americas impacted veterans, their families, and caregivers thrive.
  • About the Bob Woodruff Foundation:
    The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) was founded in 2006 after reporter Bob Woodruff was hit by a roadside bomb while covering the war in Iraq.

Ozonics Hunting Shifts Production to Assist in Coronavirus Fight

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:57pm

Research has shown that ozone can be used to kill viruses, such as H1N1, and may be effective against the coronavirus.

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  • Research has shown that ozone can be used to kill viruses, such as H1N1, and may be effective against the coronavirus.
  • "Our current units are available now, and several institutions and medical professionals are already using them to treat their gear and masks" stated Ozonics Hunting President Buddy Piland.
  • All of the Ozonics Hunting ozone generators harness the virus/bacteria destroying power of ozone to oxidate surfaces and airborne molecules, ultimately reducing, altering, or destroying their molecular structure which may be effective against the Covid-19 coronavirus.
  • As the industry leader in scent control, Ozonics is the first and only in-the-field ozone generator that has been designed to actively attack airborne odor molecules with scent-destroying ozone.

Stop & Shop to Donate 5,000 Meals Each Day for Healthcare First Responders Fighting COVID-19 at Hospitals in Greater New York City and Boston

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

Mount Sinai is grateful to Stop & Shop and other business partners who are joining us in this fight against this pandemic.

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  • Mount Sinai is grateful to Stop & Shop and other business partners who are joining us in this fight against this pandemic.
  • We thank you for supporting our community as we work to save as many lives as possible during this crisis.
  • This fund is for Stop & Shop associates and their families in times of need, including around the coronavirus pandemic.
  • A neighborhood grocer for more than 100 years, today's Stop & Shop is refreshed, reenergized and inspired, delivering new conveniences for customers.

Health, Hope & Inspiration Shares Special Podcasts to Allay Coronavirus Fears for Cancer Patients and Families

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:38pm

The first segment, "What Cancer Patients Need to Know about the Coronavirus," aired Wednesday, March 25.

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  • The first segment, "What Cancer Patients Need to Know about the Coronavirus," aired Wednesday, March 25.
  • The two physicians field questions and concerns about coronavirus, particularly as it pertains to cancer patients.
  • The additional episodes are titled "God is Greater Than Coronavirus" and "Fighting the Fear of Coronavirus."
  • More information about Health, Hope and Inspiration, as well as access to over 200 podcast episodes, is available at healthhopeandinspiration.com/ .

Bryte Helps Restaurants Weather COVID-19

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:31pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Bryte Payment Solutions, Inc., is excited to announce its new plan to help restaurants remain viable during the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Bryte Payment Solutions, Inc., is excited to announce its new plan to help restaurants remain viable during the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic.
  • The food service industry, in particular, has been hard hit, as restaurants are forced to layoff their staff.
  • Bryte Payment Solutions has been working with restaurants since it opened.
  • This free offer comes with no risks whatsoeverand Bryte already has support staff in place to assist restaurants.

Bad Habits Get In The Way of Staying Healthy During COVID-19, Survey Finds

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:01pm

The prevalence of these habits underscores the ease with which viruses such as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can spread quickly throughout communities.

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  • The prevalence of these habits underscores the ease with which viruses such as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can spread quickly throughout communities.
  • Additionally, over 45% confessed to sleeping next to their phones - whose surfaces tend to be another way the virus is spreading.
  • Bad Habits That Aren't Helping Americans' Overall Health: 55% of Americans confessed to getting less than seven hours of sleep per night.
  • Bad Habits That Affect Americans' Long Term Health: 53% of Americans don't visit the doctor for yearly checkups, with this being more common among men over women.

Goldenseed Survey: 40% of Marijuana Users Are Indulging More During Coronavirus Pandemic and the Majority are Using to Relieve Stress

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

Most notable among the insights that can be gathered from the data is an uptick in marijuana consumption by active users in response to the ongoing coronavirus situation.

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  • Most notable among the insights that can be gathered from the data is an uptick in marijuana consumption by active users in response to the ongoing coronavirus situation.
  • Of the 438 (34%) respondents who identified as users, 173 individuals (40%) reported that they are using more marijuana now than they were prior to the outbreak.
  • An overwhelming 73.7% of users cited those indications as their primary reason for using marijuana during this time.
  • For more information on Goldenseed, visit www.gseed.com , and follow the brand on Facebook , Twitter or Instagram .

Flowly App Helps Reduce Coronavirus Stress and Anxiety; Pledges Support for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Flowly , the mobile app for pain and anxiety management, today announced new offerings to help people cope with Coronavirus-related stress and anxiety, while pledging monetary support for COVID-19 relief efforts.

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  • Flowly , the mobile app for pain and anxiety management, today announced new offerings to help people cope with Coronavirus-related stress and anxiety, while pledging monetary support for COVID-19 relief efforts.
  • The Flowly app #BreatheTogether experience features targeted breathing exercises in an interactive environment designed specifically to reduce anxiety, which has been magnified as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200402005201/en/
    Flowly App Helps Reduce Coronavirus Stress and Anxiety while raising money for GlobalGiving Coronavirus Relief Fund (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The Coronavirus is not only affecting physical health, but is also taking a toll on mental health all around the world.
  • The day-to-day uncertainty has led to a tremendous increase in stress and anxiety, and Flowly is here to help you manage that, said Celine Tien, co-founder & CEO, Flowly.

Specialty Chemical Company China XD Plastics Provides Update on Impact of Coronavirus Outbreak

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

HARBIN, China, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- China XD Plastics Company Limited (NASDAQ: CXDC) ("China XD Plastics" or the "Company"), one of China's leading specialty chemical companies engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of polymer composite materials primarily for automotive applications, today provided an update on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on its business and operations.

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  • HARBIN, China, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- China XD Plastics Company Limited (NASDAQ: CXDC) ("China XD Plastics" or the "Company"), one of China's leading specialty chemical companies engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of polymer composite materials primarily for automotive applications, today provided an update on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on its business and operations.
  • In the short term, the Company expects the outbreak to have a material impact on its operations in the first quarter of 2020.
  • The overall impact of the Coronavirus on the Company's operations and financial results for 2020 remains to be seen.
  • China XD Plastics Company Limited, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, develops, manufactures and sells polymer composites materials, primarily for automotive applications.