The Esports Trade Association Sets Industry Standards for 2023 with the EsportsNext 2022 Conference on August 21 – 23 in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, August 31, 2022 –(PR.com)– This annual conference focuses on B2B attendees that are designed up of esports field business enterprise specialists in both non-endemic and endemic roles. These are key paying for selection-makers, like lots of business house owners and executives. Marketing companies, tv organizations, sponsorship corporations, publishers, VC firms, venue managers—EsportsNext brought absolutely everyone less than a single roof. Also in attendance had been associates from Entire world Small business Chicago, Chicago’s general public-private financial development company that performs intently with Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot’s Business. Attendees were being ready to hook up via the many networking options, including a Cubs Sport at The Wrigley Rooftops and an evening reception set in opposition to the Chicago skyline at ROOF on theWit.

The celebration sponsors represented a broad variety of industries and delivered a great chance to uncover new small business potential customers and collect information and facts on solutions and expert services. The title sponsor, Morgan Stanley, talked over the intersection in funding and esports.

A gifted lineup of speakers, together with Ryan Johnson of Cxmmunity, Reid SantaBarbara of Odyssey, and Brian Wilneff of Alpha Metaverse Technologies, as nicely as Master of Ceremonies and NBC Olympic Commentator/Sports activities Reporter Lewis Johnson were being present at the Hyatt Centric more than the training course of the conference. The ESTA Elevator Pitch Competitors was the fantastic prospect for start off-ups to pitch their thought to a crowd of marketplace pros. Using residence the Elevator Pitch Competition Award was former Hasbro Head of Marketing and advertising, Marc Rosenberg with The Edge Desk, which the judges named groundbreaking. The yearly Video game Changer Award was presented to Chris Aviles of Backyard garden Point out Esports for his accomplishments in bringing esports into high educational institutions.

In charitable initiatives, attendees had been

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American Heart Association adds sleep to cardiovascular health checklist

Advisory Highlights:

  • American Heart Association’s checklist to measure cardiovascular health is updated, now called Life’s Essential 8™, adding healthy sleep as essential for optimal cardiovascular health.
  • Other health and lifestyle factors in the checklist, which were part of the previous, 7-item scoring tool, are nicotine exposure, physical activity, diet, weight, blood glucose, cholesterol and blood pressure.  
  • The new sleep metric suggests 7-9 hours of sleep daily for optimal cardiovascular health for adults, and more for children depending on age.
  • The updated scoring can now be used for people ages 2 and older, and four components are measured in new ways: a new guide to assess diet; nicotine exposure replaces cigarette smoking to include electronic cigarettes (vaping) and exposure to secondhand smoke; non-HDL cholesterol is suggested instead of total cholesterol; and the blood sugar measure is expanded to include hemoglobin A1c levels.
  • Life’s Essential 8™ is assessed by the online My Life Check tool, which has an updated scoring system to give users a score of up to 100 points based on an average of scores for each health and lifestyle factor.

Embargoed until 4 a.m. CT / 5 a.m. ET Wednesday, June 29, 2022

DALLAS, June 29, 2022 — Sleep duration is now considered an essential component for ideal heart and brain health. Life’s Essential 8™ cardiovascular health score replaces Life’s Simple 7™, according to a new Presidential Advisory, Life’s Essential 8—Updating and Enhancing the American Heart Association’s Construct on Cardiovascular Health, published today in Circulation, the Association’s flagship, peer-reviewed journal.

Other updates to the measures of optimal cardiovascular health, now for anyone ages 2 and older, include a new guide to assess diet; accounting for exposure to secondhand smoke and vaping; using non-HDL cholesterol instead of total cholesterol to

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