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Quality Carriers Named a Top Company for Women in Transportation

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Friday, December 2, 2022

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quality Carriers, Inc., a privately-held global logistics and transportation provider with market-leading business has been named a 2022 Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation by Women in Trucking .

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quality Carriers, Inc., a privately-held global logistics and transportation provider with market-leading business has been named a 2022 Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation by Women in Trucking .
  • Whether its our drivers, our mechanics, or our leadership, having women in trucking is a core part of our values and a core part of our company.
  • Nominees are carefully reviewed by Women in Trucking and voted on by members of the transportation industry.
  • To build on this award, Quality Carriers will continue to foster, cultivate and preserve a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion within the transportation industry.

EQS-News: The Company With A Big Smile This Black Friday

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The long, post-Thanksgiving weekend stretching from Black Friday to Cyber Monday is a frenetic time for shops and shoppers alike.

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  • The long, post-Thanksgiving weekend stretching from Black Friday to Cyber Monday is a frenetic time for shops and shoppers alike.
  • The Vancouver-based toothbrush company, boasting a cutting-edge product and strong online presence, saw one of its strongest weekends of sales in company history this Thanksgiving.
  • The company, which already has a big smile over its partnership with comedian Kevin Hart , is delighted with this significant weekend of sales and record numbers of Brush subscriptions and individual purchases.
  • Brush can be proud of a strong weekend with record revenue from sales that provide significant growth for the company.

Chess Legend Grandmaster Judit Polgar To Be Inducted Into World Chess Hall of Fame

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Judit Polgar of Hungary, the strongest female chess player of all time, will be inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame during the 6th Annual Strategy Across the Board Gala hosted by the Saint Louis Chess Club and World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) on Saturday, December 3, 2022, in Saint Louis, MO.

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  • Judit Polgar of Hungary, the strongest female chess player of all time, will be inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame during the 6th Annual Strategy Across the Board Gala hosted by the Saint Louis Chess Club and World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) on Saturday, December 3, 2022, in Saint Louis, MO.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221201005954/en/
    Judit Polgar, the strongest female chess player of all time, to be recognized for exceptional contributions to the iconic game of chess at induction ceremony into the World Chess Hall of Fame.
  • The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to building awareness of the cultural and artistic significance of chess.
  • Housed in a historic 15,900 square-foot residence-turned-business in Saint Louis Central West End neighborhood, the WCHOF features World Chess Hall of Fame inductees, United States Chess Hall of Fame inductees selected by the U.S.

Gene Mutation May Explain Brain Cell Plaque Buildup in Alzheimer's Disease

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The buildup of such clumps, also called plaque, sets off an immune response that can kill brain cells and may lead to the dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease.

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  • The buildup of such clumps, also called plaque, sets off an immune response that can kill brain cells and may lead to the dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease.
  • The new findings may offer a potential new target for therapies that directly affect the gene mutation, according to the study authors.
  • Notably, this cluster is known to produce molecules that trigger inflammation in Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and various forms of dementia.
  • They compared these findings to previous research in humans with Alzheimer's disease, observing the same genetic changes in the gene cluster linked to plaque.

RED CROSS RECEIVES $100K DONATION FROM GL HOMES TO SUPPORT HURRICANES IAN AND NICOLE DISASTER RELIEF EFFORTS

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

SUNRISE, Fla., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The South Florida Region of the American Red Cross has received a $100,000 donation from GL Homes to support the most recent disaster relief efforts of Hurricanes Ian and Nicole that devastated parts of Florida over the past two months.

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  • SUNRISE, Fla., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The South Florida Region of the American Red Cross has received a $100,000 donation from GL Homes to support the most recent disaster relief efforts of Hurricanes Ian and Nicole that devastated parts of Florida over the past two months.
  • Since 2018, GL Homes has supported the Red Cross during national and international episodic events and crises as well as national fundraising events donating more than $250,000.Additionally, GL Homes employees volunteered their time with the Red Cross during the Hurricane Dorian response.
  • Our company trusts the Red Cross to get the right resources to those most in need," said GL Homes President Misha Ezratti.
  • "Thanks to the generous support of donors like GL Homes, we can reach even more people in need of Red Cross support."

Electronic Sonic Rechargeable Toothbrush Launched by MySmile

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Monday, November 28, 2022

MySmile is a brand which manufactures different kinds of teeth whitening products for over 10 years.

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  • Rancho Cucamonga, California--(Newsfile Corp. - November 28, 2022) - MySmile introduces its new product, an ultrasonic rechargeable electric toothbrush for adults.
  • MySmile electric toothbrush operates through a power source that automatically brushes the user's teeth in a specific motion.
  • MySmile sonic electric toothbrush is easy to use and gives many benefits.
  • The hardshell travel electric toothbrush bag has the space for 1 electric brush handle and 2 toothbrush heads.

MySmile Launches Its Innovative Product, A Powerful Cordless Water Dental Flosser

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Monday, November 28, 2022

Summary: MySmile is a brand which produces innovative products for teeth whitening and hygiene and focuses on maintaining oral health.

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  • The brand introduced a powerful dental flosser with high-quality features to keep healthy gums.
  • The cordless water flosser reduces gum bleeding and gum diseases comparable to others.
  • Its compact and portable design makes the water power flosser for braces easy to utilize at home or on the go.
  • As the flosser has more water storage capacity, the users can use the water many times after filling it once.

EQS-News: This Kevin Hart-Endorsed Electric Toothbrush Could Be The Perfect Gift For The Holidays

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Sunday, November 27, 2022

Finding the perfect gift is challenging, but one present that could leave a permanent smile on the recipient is an electric toothbrush.

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  • Finding the perfect gift is challenging, but one present that could leave a permanent smile on the recipient is an electric toothbrush.
  • For starters, good oral health translates to good health overall, and electric toothbrushes are known to provide superior plaque removal to regular manual toothbrushes.
  • A good electric toothbrush like one from Brush Oral Care Inc. (NASDAQ: BRSH) might be a perfect gift for the holiday season.
  • Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Brush is a leading modern electric toothbrush brand looking to disrupt the oral care market.

Lundquist Institute Investigator Dr. Matt Budoff Receives $1 Million Gift from the Stanley W. Ekstrom Foundation

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

This gift will directly support the work of Dr. Matt Budoff, a Lundquist Investigator whose research is devoted to advancing procedures that can help doctors identify patients early that are at high-risk for cardiac events and progression of atherosclerosis.

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  • This gift will directly support the work of Dr. Matt Budoff, a Lundquist Investigator whose research is devoted to advancing procedures that can help doctors identify patients early that are at high-risk for cardiac events and progression of atherosclerosis.
  • Our gifts are for very specific purposes, said Steve Silverstein, President of the Stanley W. Ekstrom Foundation.
  • We are very pleased to have made this gift and look forward to the results of his research on Colchicine.
  • I am excited to embark on this study and discover whether this anti-inflammatory medication can make a difference in our patients.

Shockwave Medical to Participate in the Piper Sandler 34th Annual Healthcare Conference

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shockwave Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWAV), a pioneer in the development of Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) to treat severely calcified cardiovascular disease, announced today that the company will be participating in the Piper Sandler 34th Annual Virtual Healthcare Conference, scheduled to be held from November 29 to December 1, 2022.

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shockwave Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWAV), a pioneer in the development of Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) to treat severely calcified cardiovascular disease, announced today that the company will be participating in the Piper Sandler 34th Annual Virtual Healthcare Conference, scheduled to be held from November 29 to December 1, 2022.
  • Shockwave management is scheduled for a live fireside chat on Wednesday, November 30, 2022, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Interested parties may access a live and archived webcast of the event on the "Investors" section of the companys website at: https://ir.shockwavemedical.com .
  • Shockwave is focused on developing and commercializing products intended to transform the way calcified cardiovascular disease is treated.