Avoid golf injuries and get back into the swing of things
15 02 2018
ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 15, 2018 -- People of every age and experience level can enjoy the game of golf. Although there are many benefits to playing the sport, the risk of injury is common. According to a review article published in the February 15, 2018, issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, overuse and poor form were the most common causes of golf-related injuries. When left untreated, many of these injuries can result in increased long-term musculoskeletal problems.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, estimates that more than 122,000 people were treated for golf-related injuries in 2016. These injuries can range from acute to severe and affect various parts of the body, most often, the lower back and upper extremities.
The article highlights a study of 703 golfers, 643 were amateur golfers and 60 professionals. Over the course of two golf seasons, 82.6 percent of the reported injuries sustained were due to overuse, while 17.4 percent...
Buffalo Wings & Rings Celebrates Lenten Season with Meatless Lent Menu
15 02 2018
CINCINNATI February 15, 2018
Elevated sports restaurant franchise Buffalo Wings & Rings has always focused on providing its guests with superior food and drink options along with an unparalleled dining experience. The club-level sports concept puts innovation and bold flavors at the forefront of its chef-driven recipes, and the brand is ready to showcase that further with its Lent menu set to launch just in time for the season. The menu, available from February 14 through March 29, consists of several meat-free options including tasty seafood dishes, a veggie-friendly appetizer and unique cauliflower wings.
All U.S. locations will offer fish & chips – a Haddock filet flash-fried in Sam Adams batter – and a blackened salmon sandwich with garlic aioli, greens and tomatoes. Additionally, the brand’s cauliflower wings will be back on the Lent menu. The restaurants will also feature more meat-free menu items such as pretzel bites, parmesan garlic aioli fries, and veggie quesadillas.
Ohio Boy Has Extra Love for Little Sister This Valentine's Day, After She Saves Him During Heart-Stopping Moment
14 02 2018
Prior to Brayden’s cardiac arrest, we had no idea something was wrong with his heart as he never showed symptoms
DAYTON, Ohio February 14, 2018
This Valentine's Day, 10-year-old Brayden Ballinger has an extra hug for his sister, after she saved him during a heart-stopping moment a few months ago. It changed the family forever and now they are calling on all families to be prepared.
At 4:00 am on a November morning, 7-year-old Brooke Ballinger woke up to unusual sounds coming from the bathroom. She jumped out of bed to find Brayden on the floor. Brooke knew something was wrong and ran over to wake up her parents, Jenny and Brent.
“It was early in the morning, I can’t remember exactly what Brooke said but whatever it was, it made my husband and me immediately bolt out of bed and run over to Brayden,” said mom Jenny.
Brayden’s heart had gone into an abnormal and life-threatening heart rhythm, otherwise known as sudden cardiac arrest. His parents called 911 and within...
VICTURY Sports Announces Partnerships With Hedstrom USA and ToyFair 2018 Preview
13 02 2018
VICTURY to launch Ultimate Indoor Sports and Play Balls.
Press Release - updated: Feb 13, 2018 10:57 EST
IRVINE, Calif., February 13, 2018 - VICTURY Sports has signed a licensing and partnership agreement with the largest U.S. play ball maker, Hedstrom inc. Hedstrom, based in Ashland, Ohio, also produces internationally recognized products such as the BOSU® ball and Mitre® Soccer balls.
VICTURY Sports and Hedstrom will preview two highly innovative new products, the Ollyball® and the VICTURY™ ball, at Toy Fair held on Feb. 17, 2018, at the Jacob K. Javitz Center in New York City.
The OllyBall® is a play ball that was engineered to be hit indoors, making it possible to "play ball in the house!" The re-inflatable ball is constructed with a patent-pending two-piece KrunchCOR® construction that absorbs energy when hit or kicked. The ball can be hit in-home at full speed and will not break windows or leave marks on walls. The...
17th Annual International Scripophily, Stock, Bond and Paper Money Show held in Herndon, Virginia was another big success for both collectors and dealers
13 02 2018
Washington Post Stock Certificate Held by Merrill Streep
Stock and Bond Certificates (Scripophily) make great gifts
FAIRFAX, Va. February 13, 2018
The 17th Annual International Stock and Bond Show in Herndon, Virginia had another successful show with thousands of historical and artistic stock and bond certificates, autographs, paper money documents, and much more. The show had dealers from all over the United States and from Germany. The show also included a strong presence from the International Bond & Share Society (IBSS) with the Chairman, Martin Zanke, USA Chapter President & Treasurer – Max D. Hensley, Committee Member, Andreas Reineke, Webmaster – Tim Welo and Public Relations Director, Bob Kerstein. The show also was attended by the co-founders of The American Stock and Bond Collectors Association, Scott Winslow and Bob Kerstein.
One of the highlights of the show was a 45 minute presentation by Bill Knadler (Fireman Bill) on the Stocks and Bonds of Ohio. The...
Univar and ABITEC Corp. Announce Multi-Year Distribution Agreement for Health and Wellness Industries
12 02 2018
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 12, 2018 -- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, together with ABITEC Corp. have recently reached a distribution agreement for the CAPMUL®, CAPTEX®, CAPROL®, ACCONON®, STEROTEX®, NUTRI SPERSE®, HYRDO-KOTE® and PURECO® product lines in Canada, effective February 1, 2018.
Owned by Associated British Foods (ABF), ABITEC Corporation is a division of ABF Ingredients. As a world leader in the development and production of lipids and specialty ingredients, ABITEC creates its products primarily from renewable sources. In the pharmaceutical market, these products are used for a wide-array of applications including: solubilization, emulsification and lubrication to improve drug delivery and enhance bioavailability. In the nutraceutical market, these products are used in a number of health applications including sports nutrition and performance, as well as weight management.
Fairmount Santrol Announces Timing of Fourth-Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
08 02 2018
CHESTERLAND, Ohio, Feb. 08, 2018 -- Fairmount Santrol (NYSE:FMSA) announced today that it expects to release its fourth-quarter 2017 earnings before the New York Stock Exchange opens on Thursday, March 8, 2018. The Company will hold a conference call for investors on March 8, 2018 at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. The call will be hosted by Jenniffer Deckard, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Michael Biehl, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.Investors are invited to listen to a live audio webcast of the conference call by visiting the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, FairmountSantrol.com. The webcast will be archived on the website following the call. The call can also be accessed live by dialing (833) 287-7902 or, for international callers, (647) 689-4466. The conference ID for the call is 7859636. A replay will be available shortly after the call and can be accessed by dialing (800) 585-8367 or (416) 621-4642. The...
Donatos Pizza Announces Strategic Hires of CMIO and VP of Franchise Operations
07 02 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 7, 2018 -- Today, Donatos Pizza announced two hires, naming Kevin Myers as Chief Marketing and Information Officer (CMIO) and Amos Durbin as Vice President of Franchise Operations. Both new hires have a February 13, 2018 start date.
"We have a mission to make a difference in the communities we serve, and with added franchise growth and sales, we'll be able to make an even greater impact," said Tom Krouse, president and CEO of Donatos. "The additions of Kevin and Amos, leaders of their respective industries, empower us to better serve our franchise partners, our customers and our communities."
Myers joins Donatos following an impressive career in both the marketing and technology industries, including tenure as executive vice president of marketing and sales at global retail food leader Cold Stone Creamery. In this role, he was responsible for the marketing strategy that led Cold Stone Creamery to grow from a few hundred stores to over 1,400 across...
TV One Premieres Black History Month Campaign and Programming Slate to "Represent the Dream"
06 02 2018
Three Time-Grammy Award and Academy Award winning artist, actor and social justice activist Common at the 49th NAACP Image Awards (Photo Credit: TV One)
“Our Black History Month programming furthers our mission, by telling stories that honor remarkable people and their important contributions to our rich history,” said General Manager, Michelle Rice.
SILVER SPRING, Md. February 06, 2018
TV One is celebrating Black History Month with a full slate of programming offerings that embody the theme, "Represent the Dream.” The network also debuts a new short form video campaign featuring three-time Grammy Award and Academy Award winning artist, actor and social justice activist Common, which runs throughout the month of February. In the videos, Common discusses a variety of topics related to Black history and issues affecting the African American community: racism and how we can become a better nation; activism, the power of using "our voice" and movements like Black Lives Matter;...
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