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How to Protect, Prepare, & Organize Your Personal Digital Health in 2021

Bruce Mendelsohn (The Hired Pen) Just like changing our smoke detector batteries when we shift from Daylight Savings Time to Standard Time, the beginning of each year reminds us to conduct a “Personal Digital Health Checkup”.  Beyond the practical benefit of protecting your digital health and privacy, the hour or so you invest to review,…

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While Cruise Ships are Hurting, Boating is Healthy and Captains are Beaming

  Thomas J. Madden, Chairman and CEO, Transmedia Group Ahoy,matey.  Yes, it’s vividly true and I can see it from my balcony in Boca Raton what a pioneer in the maritime industry told me. Lloyd R “Skip” Sorenson said the boating industry hasn’t been nearly as affected by the COVID-19 crisis as other industries.  Looking at the…

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Ideko and Finn Partners Tapped By Hip Hop Public Health To Elevate Awareness of Critical Covid-19 Safety Protocols Through “20 Seconds or More”

CommPRO  Editorial Staff From the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in New York,  an inspirational spark  has ignited a national movement – 20 Seconds or More – galvanizing  urban communities to comply with the safety protocols necessary to stop the spread of the disease. New York-based, global marketing communications firm Finn Partners and  experiential production…

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Kenneth Cole And An Alliance Of The Leading Mental Health Organizations Join Forces With Celebrities And Advocates To Launch An Unprecedented Coalition At A Critical Moment In Time

CommPRO Editorial Staff Social activist and iconic fashion designer Kenneth Cole, announced the launch of The Mental Health Coalition (MHC), the first collaborative effort of this scale which convenes and unites the leading US mental health organizations, creative and media platforms, passionate advocates, as well as celebrities working collectively to destigmatize mental health conditions and address…

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Richard Levick on Maintaining Mental Health During The Big Pause

  Have you considered why John Krasinski’s homespun video series “Some Good News” has proven so popular during the pandemic? Dan Gillison, Jr., CEO of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), would tell you it’s because so many of us are looking for signs of humanity, for a way to celebrate our front-line heroes, for reaffirmation that…

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Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Announces $50 Million to Support New York Communities Impacted by COVID -19

CommPRO Editorial Staff The Mother Cabrini Health Foundation announced it is dedicating $50 million in funding to support nonprofit organizations addressing the health-related needs of New Yorkers as a direct result of COVID-19. The Foundation will distribute the $50 million across New York State via Coronavirus Emergency Support Grants to community-based emergency response funds, hospital…

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Instacart Announces New Health & Safety Supplies For Shopper Community

CommPRO Editorial Staff Instacart, a North American leader in online grocery delivery, today announced plans to distribute new health and safety supplies to full-service shoppers as a part of its ongoing commitment to safely serve all members of the Instacart community in the wake of COVID-19. Additionally, Instacart has launched a new customer tip default…

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Sick and Healthy “Viral Marketing”

Dr. David Hagenbuch, Ethicist and Professor of Marketing, Messiah College, Author of Honorable Influence, Founder of MindfulMarketing.org   Difficult times bring out the best and worst in individuals and organizations.  You’ve likely seen some of each during recent days.  Although it’s frightful to find our world battling a pandemic, it’s a healthy occasion to diagnose what is and isn’t Mindful Marketing. One of…

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Category Confusion: The New Wave of Healthcare IPOs

Shannon Hooper, EVP and Chief Growth Officer, ReviveHealth What’s in a category? Communications lessons from our newest public market entrants. While we sit mesmerized by the debacles underway with some of the most recent tech IPOs, there’s another dynamic at play: a new acceleration in tech-enabled healthcare companies entering the public market. This year alone,…

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5 Reasons the Healthcare Industry Should Invest in Blockchain Technology

Nirav Shastri, Sr. Digital Marketing Strategis, Space-O Technologies The majority of the people associate blockchain technology with cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. Its application has grown far and wide and today, blockchain technology is being used by almost every industry including the healthcare sector. If you are working in healthcare, you must have a clear idea of…

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Is Mark Zuckerberg Now an MD Whose Facebook Can Even Tell How Healthy You Are?

Thomas J. Madden, Chairman and CEO, Transmedia Group As the regulatory clock keeps ticking, Zuckerberg’s social media behemoth Facebook keep sailing right along trading at 21 times forward one-year earnings.  Some say this is low compared to where that multiple has reached in the past. Still the giant keeps finding ways to create new revenue streams on…

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Golin Strenthens Healthcare Leadership with NY Hire of Rachel Hooper

CommPRO Editorial Staff Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agency Golin hired Rachel Hooper as executive director to lead the firm’s media, digital, and public affairs healthcare pursuits across the Healthcare Practice. She officially started on April 15 and is based in Golin’s New York office, reporting to Neera Chaudhary, global president of healthcare. Hooper has more…

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4 Trends Dominating the Conversation at Cannes Lions Health

Editor’s Note: Ketchum London Health MD Con Franklin is onsite at the 2019 Cannes International Festival of Creativity this week, capturing key trends and the latest and greatest campaigns. Reach out to him here with any questions, or register for the Ketchum post-Cannes webinar where Con, and rest of the Ketchum Cannes delegation, will share what they found and…

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A Visionary Leader in the Fight for Equality, Health, and Human Rights

Meryl Moss Media Staff  In support of International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, the influential global health organization, Pathfinder International (www.pathfinder.org), has launched #ForHerFuture.org (www.forherfuture.org), a campaign that spotlights the importance of increased access to contraception for all women worldwide. Since 1957, Pathfinder has been driven by the conviction that all people, regardless of…

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