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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Aria Care Partners, the leading provider of integrated ancillary medical services for skilled nursing facilities, today announced that it has acquired Outreach Eye Care and SeniorWell. Aria Care Partners collaborated with HealthDrive, a Bain Capital Double Impact portfolio company, on the acquisition of SeniorWell.

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MISSION, Kan., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Although good nutrition is essential for human life, food production has a significant impact on the environment. Taking a more sustainable approach to sustaining your body can help protect the Earth and its climate.

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MISSION, Kan., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Before a global pandemic reshaped education across America, many students followed the "expected" path: complete primary education, earn a high school diploma and transition into a career or further learning.

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The obesity epidemic in the U.S. is a major health issue, and it’s getting worse. The current national adult obesity rate is 29.7%, but almost half of adults are projected to be obese, not just overweight, by 2030, according to Harvard researchers estimates published in December 2019 in the New England Journal of Medicine. While […]

More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

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LAWRENCE, Kan., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Allen Press announced Monday, July 19, that Mark Kohlhase has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Kohlhase had been serving as the Interim CEO since January 2020. As CEO, Kohlhase will continue overseeing all aspects of the company and setting long-term strategic goals and objectives.

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More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

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More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

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LENEXA, Kan., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- During an already monumental first six months honoring its 60th year in business and 20th year in franchising, City Wide Facility Solutions is on its way to achieving its 10-year growth goal – to become a billion dollar company by the end of 2026 – as it begins to franchise beyond the United States and Canada.  

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rx Savings Solutions, the market-leading tool for pharmacy transparency, today announced that Mike Nill, former Chief Operating Officer at Cerner, has joined the company as a Strategic Advisor. Nill will help support Rx Savings Solutions' rapid growth by working with the executive team to provide strategic counsel, improve business processes, and strategically expand the company's reach in the healthcare technology space nationwide.

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) today announced that the Company will issue its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021 after market close on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. As a result of the previously announced definitive merger agreement under which Blackstone Infrastructure Partners, Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. and other long-term perpetual capital vehicles managed by Blackstone will acquire all outstanding shares of QTS common stock in an all cash transaction, the Company will not conduct a second quarter 2021 earnings conference call.

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Cientos de personas ondeando banderas cubanas y estadounidenses, muchas de ellas con camisetas blancas manchadas de pintura con las palabras “SOS Cuba”, marcharon por el downtown de Orlando y se manifestaron en Lake Eola Park el sábado, con cánticos que pedían una intervención militar estadounidense que reverberaba entre la multitud. El sábado marcó el sexto día de protestas en Orlando y en ...

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WICHITA, Kan., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast-casual restaurant concept Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers®, announced today the addition of multiple new members joining the development team, which will be led by Andrew Thengvall, who was recently appointed to Chief Development Officer. For the last six years, Thengvall has served as Senior Vice President of Strategic Growth & Chief Legal Officer. In his new role, he will oversee the company's most recent additions including Mary Coots, Director of Franchise Development, and Todd Phelps, Director of Franchise Real Estate.

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) ("QTS" or "the Company") today announced the expiration of the 40 day "go-shop" period pursuant to the previously announced definitive merger agreement under which Blackstone Infrastructure Partners, Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. and other long-term perpetual capital vehicles managed by Blackstone will acquire all outstanding shares of QTS common stock for $78.00 per share in an all cash transaction. The "go-shop" period expired at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on July 17, 2021.

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MISSION, Kan., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) A lung cancer diagnosis can bring a host of emotions and questions, and "now what?" is one of the first. Assembling the right care team and creating a treatment plan designed uniquely for you is important to get you on the right track.

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SPEARVILLE, Kan., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lead For America and Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced the placement of three American Connection Corps (ACC) Fellows in Kansas. These fellows will work to increase broadband access and digital literacy as well as contribute to critical community development initiatives in Wabaunsee County and Wichita.

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Jul. 16—The number of days one can buy beer and alcohol in rural areas of Barton County remains the same, but the number of hours they can be bought on Sundays got a little shorter following action by the County Commission Monday morning. Responding to changes made by the Kansas Legislature this year, commissioners on June 21 changed the hours such sales may be allowed from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m., ...

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LAWRENCE, Kan., July 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanitation workers employed by the City of Lawrence unanimously ratified their first Teamster contract yesterday. The three-year agreement contains a modernized wage scale and substantial benefits as well as strong seniority language, grievance procedure, consistent work rules and improved working conditions. The group of more than 70 sanitation workers is represented by Local 696 in Topeka, Kan.

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LENEXA, Kan., July 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Synexis® LLC, a pioneer in microbial reduction and sole developer of patented technology that creates Dry Hydrogen Peroxide (DHP™) for occupied spaces, today announced that DHP™ begins reducing viral load in larger indoor spaces (total volume 5,940 ft3) in 45 minutes, and significantly reduces surface levels of infectious SARS-CoV-2 virus in 120 minutes of continuous treatment.1 These results were included in an independent study published today in the American Journal of Infection Control.

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MISSION, Kan., July 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Joining loved ones at the family table is an important moment for many, both as a filling way to enjoy a meal and an emotionally satisfying way to catch up on all the day's events. Make those moments count by combining nutritious ingredients and creating recipes that can quickly become favorites.

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LENEXA, Kan., July 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the Journal of the Association for Vascular Access shows that anti-reflux needleless connectors (NCs) with bidirectional flow control, like Nexus TKO®, produce the least amount of blood reflux in vascular access devices. This evidence also confirms that neutral NCs are misrepresented in the market.

The COVID-19 pandemic set off an economic crisis that pushed the U.S. unemployment rate to levels that rivaled the highs of the Great Depression. Fortunately, the recovery has been relatively rapid, and weekly initial unemployment claims in the United States have been below half a million since early May 2021. The last time they were […]

Two U.S. senators who championed Olympic reform legislation last year are calling for accountability after the release of a report from the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Justice on the FBI's mishandling of sexual abuse allegations against USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS), who were briefed by DOJ Inspector ...

Officials with the Indianapolis FBI office made false statements, failed to respond for months leading to more than 100 other gymnasts being sexually abused and exhibited "extremely poor judgment" in the handling of 2015 allegations against longtime USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, according to a stinging rebuke Wednesday from the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Justice. ...

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LAWRENCE, Kansas, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Anesthesia Progress – The most common reasons people do not visit the dentist regularly is fear of dental pain, making effective anesthesia essential to proper patient care. Given that between 10 percent and 39 percent of patients have reported ineffective pulpal anesthesia, finding the correct local anesthetic can increase confidence in dental visits and assist people in more regular oral healthcare.

The U.S. population grew by just 0.35% between July 2019 and July 2020, the smallest annual growth rate in well over a century. Driven in part by restrictions on immigration and a declining birth rate, stagnant population growth may have profound and far reaching consequences — including reduced economic growth, stagnanting home values, and fewer […]

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PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan., July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Artio Medical, Inc., a medical device company developing innovative products for the peripheral vascular, neurovascular, and structural heart markets, today announced the hiring of Erdie De Peralta as Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs and Delane Dale as Senior Director of Quality Assurance. De Peralta and Dale have joined Artio as the company prepares for the planned US market release of its first anticipated commercial product, the Solus Gold™ Embolization Device, and begins planning for a pivotal US clinical trial for the Amplifi™ Vein Dilation System.