Human sexuality

Wellness Month: New Survey Finds 61% of Respondents Use Sex Toys To Enjoy With Their Partners

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:30pm

The study shows that almost all Americans (98%) believe sexual pleasure is apart of overall sexual health, and over half of Americans (61%) buy sex toys for not only themselves but their partners as well.

Key Points: 
  • The study shows that almost all Americans (98%) believe sexual pleasure is apart of overall sexual health, and over half of Americans (61%) buy sex toys for not only themselves but their partners as well.
  • Sexual health is an important part of our wellness, and sexual pleasure is linked to overall happiness.
  • Sex toys are categorized as sexual wellness products with their main purpose to provide safe sex and help enhance sexual pleasure.
  • 61% of the respondents buy sex toys for both themselves and their partner; 23% buy sex toys for just themselves; while 11% of respondants buy sex toys for their partner
    41% of Americans use sex toys both for masturbation and sex; 30% of respondants use sex toys only for masturbation and 28% use them for sex.

Business Training Media Offers Several New Sexual Harassment Courses for Businesses

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 8:00am

"We offer a whole suite of sexual harassment training tools to help businesses with their educational efforts," explains Myron Curry, founder of Business Training Media.

Key Points: 
  • "We offer a whole suite of sexual harassment training tools to help businesses with their educational efforts," explains Myron Curry, founder of Business Training Media.
  • Business Training Media offers a variety of tools and courses that cover sexual harassment.
  • The sexual harassment training tools it offers include:
    Handling A Sexual Harassment Investigation: Safety Meeting Kit
    "We offer many workplace harassment courses and videos to help people train their staff," added Curry.
  • Business Training Media offers over 6,500 training programs, including online courses in management, cybersecurity, customer service, sexual harassment, COVID-19 resources, diversity, workplace safety and more.

Searchlight Pharma expands its Women's Health Portfolio and initiates Addyi® commercial activities

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 9:21pm

Searchlight Pharma acquired the Canadian rights to Addyi (flibanserin) via its recently executed licensing transaction with Sprout Pharmaceuticals.

Key Points: 
  • Searchlight Pharma acquired the Canadian rights to Addyi (flibanserin) via its recently executed licensing transaction with Sprout Pharmaceuticals.
  • Following just weeks after its recently executed long term licensing agreement with Sprout Pharmaceuticals, Searchlight Pharma will now integrate Addyi into its industry-leading women's health and female sexual health portfolio deploying its national salesforce to promote this novel brand.
  • "We are excited to further grow our women's health portfolio with this first-in-class medication for the treatment of HSDD in Canada," said Mark Nawacki, President and CEO of Searchlight Pharma.
  • We couldn't think of a better partner than Searchlight considering their impressive track record and steadfast commitment to women's health."

Vector Solutions Launches Training Series Focused on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:39pm

TAMPA, FL, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vector Solutions, a leader in eLearning and performance optimization solutions, has launched a training series for K-12 school districts focused on child sexual abuse prevention.

Key Points: 
  • TAMPA, FL, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vector Solutions, a leader in eLearning and performance optimization solutions, has launched a training series for K-12 school districts focused on child sexual abuse prevention.
  • Child sexual abuse is a very tragic and prevalent reality, with an estimated 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys experiencing sexual abuse before the age of 18.
  • Available through its SafeSchools Training System, Vectors Child Sexual Abuse Prevention in Schools Series includes content authored by child sexual abuse prevention expert, Diane Cranley, and helps prepare K-12 school staff to recognize and interrupt attempts at child sexual abuse before they happen.
  • To schedule a demo or learn more about the Child Sexual Abuse Prevention in School series, visit https://www.safeschools.com/staff-training-child-abuse-prevention/ .

Pulse Biosciences Grants Equity Incentive Awards To New Employees

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 9:14pm

Pulse Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLSE) (Pulse Biosciences or the Company) a novel bioelectric medicine company progressing Nano-Pulse Stimulation (NPS) technology, today announced that the Compensation Committee of the Companys Board of Directors granted non-qualified stock options covering an aggregate of 77,250 shares of Pulse Biosciences common stock to recently hired non-executive employees under the Pulse Biosciences 2017 Inducement Equity Incentive Plan on September 15, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Pulse Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLSE) (Pulse Biosciences or the Company) a novel bioelectric medicine company progressing Nano-Pulse Stimulation (NPS) technology, today announced that the Compensation Committee of the Companys Board of Directors granted non-qualified stock options covering an aggregate of 77,250 shares of Pulse Biosciences common stock to recently hired non-executive employees under the Pulse Biosciences 2017 Inducement Equity Incentive Plan on September 15, 2020.
  • The options have an exercise price of $11.67 per share, which is equal to the closing price of Pulse Biosciences common stock on September 15, 2020.
  • Pulse Biosciences is a novel bioelectric medicine company committed to health innovation that has the potential to improve and extend the lives of patients.
  • Pulse Biosciences, CellFX, Nano-Pulse Stimulation, NPS and the stylized logos are among the trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Pulse Biosciences, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP Files 6 More Lawsuits Against The Children's Village Under New York's Child Victims Act

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 2:00pm

The men bringing these lawsuits were all boys between the ages of five and eleven when they were placed at The Children's Village during the years 1977-1994.

Key Points: 
  • The men bringing these lawsuits were all boys between the ages of five and eleven when they were placed at The Children's Village during the years 1977-1994.
  • Stronger older children at The Children's Village also sexually abused weaker child residents.
  • If you have information about child sexual abuse at The Children's Village, or you were sexually abused at The Children's Village, contact Greenstein & Milbauer LLP by calling 1-800-VICTIM2 (1-800-842-8462).
  • The compassionate New York Child Sexual Abuse Lawyers at Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP are there to listen.

FeganScott Announces Investigation Involving Ex-McDonald’s CEO’s Sexual Relationships with Employees

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 10:31pm

Today, FeganScott, a national law firm dedicated to representing victims of sexual abuse and employment litigation announced that it has begun an investigation involving claims that Steve Easterbrook, the former CEO of McDonalds, allegedly had sexual relationships with employees in the year before his termination, likely violating the companys policies and creating an unsafe work environment.

Key Points: 
  • Today, FeganScott, a national law firm dedicated to representing victims of sexual abuse and employment litigation announced that it has begun an investigation involving claims that Steve Easterbrook, the former CEO of McDonalds, allegedly had sexual relationships with employees in the year before his termination, likely violating the companys policies and creating an unsafe work environment.
  • Employees deserve a safe work environment without the threat of sexual harassment from a CEO trying to exploit a power dynamic, said Elizabeth Fegan, partner and managing member at FeganScott.
  • FeganScott is a national class action law firm dedicated to helping victims of consumer fraud, sexual abuse, and discrimination.
  • FeganScott is committed to pursuing successful outcomes with integrity and excellence while holding the responsible parties accountable.

Occidental Announces Expiration and Final Results in Cash Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for Certain of its Senior Notes

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 9:30pm

Accordingly, no additional 2022 Notes or 2.70% 2023 Notes were accepted for purchase after the 2022 and 2023 Notes Early Tender Time.

Key Points: 
  • Accordingly, no additional 2022 Notes or 2.70% 2023 Notes were accepted for purchase after the 2022 and 2023 Notes Early Tender Time.
  • As part of the Tender Offers, Occidental solicited consents (the Consent Solicitations) from the holders of the 2.600% 2021 Notes, Floating Rate August 2021 Notes, Floating Rate August 2022 Notes, 2.600% 2022 Notes, 2.700% 2022 Notes, 3.125% 2022 Notes and 2.70% 2023 Notes (collectively, the Consent Notes) for certain proposed amendments described in the Offer to Purchase that would, among other things, remove certain covenants contained in the indentures governing the Consent Notes (the Proposed Amendments).
  • As of the Expiration Date, the Requisite Consent was not obtained with respect to any series of Consent Notes.
  • Global Bondholder Services Corporation was retained to serve as the Tender Agent and Information Agent for the Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations.

Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP Files Lawsuits Against Camp Shane Under New York's Child Victims Act

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

This lawsuit was filed under New York's Child Victims Act which allows innocent victims of child sexual abuse, like this child, the opportunity to seek compensation and hold their perpetrators accountable.

Key Points: 
  • This lawsuit was filed under New York's Child Victims Act which allows innocent victims of child sexual abuse, like this child, the opportunity to seek compensation and hold their perpetrators accountable.
  • Prior to the enactment of the Child Victims Act last year, the statute of limitations would have already expired for this child sexual abuse victim.
  • Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP has filed a lawsuit against Camp Shane on behalf of this adult survivor of child sexual abuse.
  • If you have information about child sexual abuse at Camp Shane, or you were sexually abused at Camp Shane, contact Greenstein & Milbauer LLP by calling 1-800-VICTIM2 (1-800-842-8462).

Wildfire Evacuees: U-Haul Offers 30 Days Free Self-Storage in Oregon, Washington

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 10:48pm

1 choice of do-it-yourself movers, with a network of 22,000 locations across all 50 states and 10 Canadian provinces.

Key Points: 
  • 1 choice of do-it-yourself movers, with a network of 22,000 locations across all 50 states and 10 Canadian provinces.
  • U-Haul Truck Share 24/7 offers secure access to U-Haul trucks every hour of every day through the customer dispatch option on their smartphones and our proprietary Live Verify technology.
  • Our customers' patronage has enabled the U-Haul fleet to grow to approximately 176,000 trucks, 127,000 trailers and 41,000 towing devices.
  • U-Haul offers nearly 774,000 rentable storage units and 66.7 million square feet of self-storage space at owned and managed facilities throughout North America.