Digital Applications to Assist Young People with Type 1 Diabetes Shows Promise

The results of a recent study, Intensive remote monitoring vs. conventional care in type 1 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial,” published in the February 21, 2018, issue of Pediatric Diabetes reveals positive results for children and teens with type 1 diabetes. The six-month study by Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, and UnitedHealth Group showed […]

IRS Offers Tax Filing Tips

The Internal Review Service (IRS) offers tax filing tips and another tax-related information on their YouTube channel. The links to the channels are here: www.youtube.com/irsvideos www.youtube.com/irsvideosmultilingua www.youtube.com/irsvideosASL In addition to tax filing tips, the IRS has published information on fake charities that the IRS calls the 2018 “Dirty Dozen,” along with guidance on making charitable […]

National Institutes of Health Seeks Volunteers for Brain and Body Research Study

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is studying Brain and Body responses to stress or feel anxiety. NIH is seeking healthy volunteers between the ages of 18 to 50 who are free of specific medical conditions are not suffering from any psychiatric disorders. Disqualifying medical conditions include heart disease, neurological disease, pregnancy, or health problems […]

Amazon Expands Fulfillment Operations to Missouri

Amazon Expands Fulfillment Operations to Missouri

Amazon.com Inc. today announced plans for the construction of a fulfillment center in Missouri. The approximately 800,000 square foot facility will be located in the city of St. Peters Missouri. This city with a population of 57,289 based on the 2016 US Census, is located northwest of St. Louis in St. Charles County. This newest […]

Aetna Offers Support Services to Public

In the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Broward County Florida, Aetna is offering support services and counseling to any Florida resident affected by this tragedy. Aetna is offering these services through their Aetna Resources for Living program. The number to call is 1-888-AETNA-EAP (1-888-238-6323). According to the Aetna press release, […]

Piedmont Healthcare Announces Leadership Additions

Piedmont Healthcare, a multi-hospital integrated Health System serving the residents in the metro Atlanta, announces the additions to their senior leadership. The founding partners of an Atlanta business advisory firm, Mandi & Co., Mike Mandl, and Jack Tillman are the newest members to join the executive management team at Piedmont Healthcare. According the February 2nd […]

The National Institutes of Health Announces New Health Study

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announces a new “study for women who are at risk of developing breast cancer.” Researchers at NIH, located in Bethesda, Maryland, are studying breast duct cells to determine what early changes occur in these cells when they evolve to become breast cancer. The collection and study of these cells […]

Employees of Logistics Company Raise $10k for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

C.H. Robinson, a logistics company, in a series of announcements raises over $750K for various not for profit organizations. The employee-led fund-raising campaign raised $10,000 dollar for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, a children’s health system based in Atlanta, Georgia. “Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has had a tremendous effect on my family. Both my daughters were […]

Small Business Saturday November 25th

Small Business Saturday November 25th

American Express, one of the founding partners of Small Business Saturday, announced this past week its planned activities for 2017 Small Business Saturday Event. This recognition of small businesses is in its seventh year and held every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The idea is to create awareness and encourage residents in local communities […]