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The Bumble Bee Seafood Company Donates $900,000 in Product to Feeding America® in Support of Hunger Action Month

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:00pm

In support of Hunger Action Month , The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is continuing to honor its commitment to feeding lives through the power of the ocean with a donation of more than $900,000 in nutritious seafood products to Feeding America.

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  • In support of Hunger Action Month , The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is continuing to honor its commitment to feeding lives through the power of the ocean with a donation of more than $900,000 in nutritious seafood products to Feeding America.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210916005167/en/
    The Bumble Bee Seafood Company Donates $900,000 in Product to Feeding America in Support of Hunger Action Month (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The 120-year-old seafood company is also finding creative ways to motivate US-based corporate employees to give back.
  • For more information about The Bumble Bee Seafood Company, visit www.BumbleBee.com .
  • The Bumble Bee Seafood Company is passionately pursuing its purpose of feeding peoples lives through the power of the ocean.

MHz Choice announces their October lineup, including the Julie Depardieu-led drama Alexandra Ehle and classic 1971 French series Arséne Lupin

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:59pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MHz Choice, the premier streamer of international series for U.S. and Canadian audiences, announces a French-focused October lineup, including the forensic crime drama Alexandra Ehle starring Julie Depardieu (Captain Marleau).

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MHz Choice, the premier streamer of international series for U.S. and Canadian audiences, announces a French-focused October lineup, including the forensic crime drama Alexandra Ehle starring Julie Depardieu (Captain Marleau).
  • Also in October, MHz Choice is bringing the original Arsne Lupin TV series to its streaming service - 50 years after it first aired in France.
  • MHz Choice subscribers can get a glimpse of Paris during the time of Arsne Lupin with the new documentary Paris 1900: The City of Lights.
  • The full October 2021 schedule available here: https://mhzchoiceblog.com/premiere-schedule/
    Gentleman burglar Arsne Lupin moonlights as a detective in this classic French TV series from 1971, based on the novels by Maurice Leblanc.

Dallas-based Chiropractor Dr. Courtney Gowin Opens The Nest to Give New Moms and Newborns a Successful Beginning

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

Dr. Gowin realized the answer to all these questions after her own struggle with postpartum depression following the birth of her first daughter.

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  • Dr. Gowin realized the answer to all these questions after her own struggle with postpartum depression following the birth of her first daughter.
  • "This curated motherhood journey takes a mother from preconception to postpartum completely supported and educated in a holistic approach," Dr. Gowin said.
  • Dr. Gowin specializes in natural birth preparation, breech presentation, natural healing, remedies during pregnancy and into childhood, as well as VBAC preparation.
  • For more information on family chiropractic care or about The Nest, visit: www.freetobechiropractic.com , or email dr.gowin@freetobechiropractic.com.

SOC Telemed and Ob Hospitalist Group Announce Nationwide Partnership

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

RESTON, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SOC Telemed (NASDAQ: TLMD), the largest national provider of acute care telemedicine, and Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG ) , the nation's largest and only dedicated provider of customized obstetric (OB) hospitalist programs, today announced a collaboration combining OBHG's leading OB hospitalist programs with SOC Telemed's maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) experts.

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  • RESTON, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SOC Telemed (NASDAQ: TLMD), the largest national provider of acute care telemedicine, and Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG ) , the nation's largest and only dedicated provider of customized obstetric (OB) hospitalist programs, today announced a collaboration combining OBHG's leading OB hospitalist programs with SOC Telemed's maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) experts.
  • The combined OB hospitalist/teleMFM offering is currently expanding to additional OBHG hospital partner sites nationwide.
  • The new partnership enables patients to receive 24/7 onsite care from OBHG's skilled OB physicians and access to SOC Telemed's MFM physicians.
  • The program is designed to complement the in-person physician care delivered by the OB hospitalists with care recommendations from the remote MFMs.

Study Designs Completed for NIH Consortium Study of Long-term COVID-19

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:41pm

As the CSC for the NIH grant, NYU Langone is charged with integrating the research activities of clinical sites around the country.

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  • As the CSC for the NIH grant, NYU Langone is charged with integrating the research activities of clinical sites around the country.
  • As of August 25, more than 39 million Americans had been infected with COVID-19, resulting in 648,000 deaths.
  • The study will also seek to enroll participants without SARS-CoV-2 infection to serve as a comparison group.
  • An important aspect of the RECOVER Initiative is the development of the pediatric main protocol for study of Long COVID in children.

Many Mothers May Have Delayed or Abandoned Plans for Additional Children Because of COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

"This is yet another example of the potential long-lasting consequences of the pandemic beyond the more obvious health and economic effects."

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  • "This is yet another example of the potential long-lasting consequences of the pandemic beyond the more obvious health and economic effects."
  • Early evidence has already identified a birthrate decline in the United States during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • In addition, those with higher stress levels and greater financial insecurity were especially likely to postpone or end their plans for an additional child.
  • Funding for the study was provided by National Institutes of Health grants UH3 0D023305 and K99 ES030403.

Pew Funds Six Teams to Advance Innovative Biomedical Research

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

These scientistsalumni of Pew's biomedical programs in the United States and Latin Americawill partner on interdisciplinary research to tackle some of the most pressing questions in human biology and disease.

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  • These scientistsalumni of Pew's biomedical programs in the United States and Latin Americawill partner on interdisciplinary research to tackle some of the most pressing questions in human biology and disease.
  • "The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the critical role innovative biomedical research plays in addressing global health problems," said Molly Irwin, vice president for research and science at The Pew Charitable Trusts.
  • For more than 35 years, Pew has encouraged collaboration among its diverse community of biomedical scientists, culminating in the launch of the Innovation Fund in 2017.
  • The fund's award criteria were developed to promote synergy among program alumni, motivating researchers to collaborate on new proposals.

Healthfirst Offers Members No-Cost Flu Shots

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:48pm

This is why Healthfirst is reminding members to get their annual flu shot, available to them at no cost.

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  • This is why Healthfirst is reminding members to get their annual flu shot, available to them at no cost.
  • Healthfirst is helping to make it easy and convenient for members to get a flu shot.
  • Members can schedule an appointment for a no-cost flu shot at a participating pharmacy or with their doctor.
  • Healthfirst serves members in New York City and on Long Island, as well as in Westchester, Rockland, Sullivan, and Orange counties.

NxGen MDx Announces New Early Advantage Carrier Screening Panel

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:28pm

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NxGen MDx is taking an innovative approach to genetic carrier screening panel design by creating the Early Advantage Panel.

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  • GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NxGen MDx is taking an innovative approach to genetic carrier screening panel design by creating the Early Advantage Panel.
  • This panel is the first of its size to fully incorporate screening recommendations from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
  • September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month; each year, an estimated 4 million babies are reached by Newborn Screening (NBS) programs.
  • In contrast, NxGen's carrier screening is not dependent on geographical location, timing, or any characteristics of the infant, which allows for more equitable care.

Nightfood Sponsors Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine Annual Conference

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Tarrytown, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Nightfood Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), the snack company addressing America’s $50 Billion nighttime snacking problem, today announced the Company is sponsoring the Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicine’s (SBSM) 3rd Annual Scientific Conference.

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  • Tarrytown, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Nightfood Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), the snack company addressing Americas $50 Billion nighttime snacking problem, today announced the Company is sponsoring the Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicines (SBSM) 3rd Annual Scientific Conference.
  • As a key sponsor of the annual conference, Nightfood aims to expand awareness of the Nightfood brand among leading experts in the field, resulting in the acceleration of consumer understanding of the critical link between nutrition and sleep.
  • Leading behavioral sleep specialists from around the world will learn more about Nightfood while also having an opportunity to sample the ice cream.
  • The Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine (SBSM) is an interdisciplinary organization committed to advancing the scientific approach to studying the behavioral, psychological and physiological dimensions of sleep and sleep disorders and the application of this knowledge to the betterment of individuals and societies worldwide (https://www.behavioralsleep.org).