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2011-04-21 10:25:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthy Home, a new book providing simple solutions for reducing toxins and other health hazards in the home, has advanced in ranking on several national best sellers lists within a month of publication. After becoming a Top 100 Amazon.com best seller following its first week of sales, The Healthy Home, released on March 22, quickly hit the New York Times, USA TODAY, Publishers Weekly and L.A. Times best sellers lists. (Logo:...

2011-04-21 08:48:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthy Home, a new book providing simple solutions for reducing toxins and other health hazards in the home, has advanced in ranking on several national best sellers lists within a month of publication. After becoming a Top 100 Amazon.com best seller following its first week of sales, The Healthy Home, released on March 22, quickly hit the New York Times, USA TODAY, Publishers Weekly and L.A. Times best sellers lists. (Logo:...

2011-04-20 14:20:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dave Wentz and Dr. Myron Wentz, authors of The Healthy Home, a New York Times best-selling book, presented a $126,000 check to Children's Hunger Fund (CHF) president, Dave Phillips at the organization's annual awards banquet on April 16. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110420/LA86278LOGO) "It is no small thing to donate all the proceeds of a best-selling book to charity. Dave and Dr. Wentz have shown incredible generosity,...

2011-04-11 07:58:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthy Home, a new book containing simple solutions for making your home healthier, has reached five prominent best sellers lists less than three weeks after its publication on March 22, 2011. The New York Times, USA Today, L.A. Times, Publisher's Weekly, and Amazon.com have all recognized the book's extraordinary sales. (Photo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110322/MM69066) "For the past few weeks we have been on this bus...

2011-04-07 13:05:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Times today released its Best Sellers list for the week of April 17, 2011. The Healthy Home, a new book containing easy solutions for making your home healthier, is the #7 hardcover advice book on the list. Written by award-winning microbiologist Dr. Myron Wentz and USANA Health Sciences CEO Dave Wentz, The Healthy Home tackles everyday problems from chemicals in our household products to contaminants in our food and more. The...

2011-03-22 13:21:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthy Home, a new book containing simple solutions for making your home healthier, was today released through Vanguard Publishing. Written by award-winning microbiologist Dr. Myron Wentz and USANA Health Sciences CEO Dave Wentz, The Healthy Home tackles everyday problems from chemicals in our household products to contaminants in our food and more. The authors will be traveling across North America on The Healthy Home book tour from...

2010-09-13 13:33:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- USANA Health Sciences (Nasdaq: USNA), a leader in nutritional supplement manufacturing, today announced that it will be one of the first companies in the industry to utilize Nutritional Hybrid Technology. This cutting-edge manufacturing method was unveiled to thousands of USANA independent Associates in attendance at the company's international convention. "USANA is proud to be a leader in the evolution of nutrition technology," said Dr. Tim Wood,...

2008-10-15 18:00:24

Dr. Myron Wentz, founder and chairman of USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: USNA), will be recognized this week when the new Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts Center at his undergraduate alma mater, North Central College, is dedicated. The 57,000 square-foot facility, located in downtown Naperville, Illinois, is named in honor of Wentz for his love for music and generous contribution of nearly $10 million in gifts to the project. The state-of-the-art Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts...

2008-07-18 06:00:41

By Paul Beebe, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 18--Shares of Usana Health Sciences Inc. jumped 6 percent Thursday, one day after founder and CEO Myron Wentz reversed his plan to take the company private. Gull Holdings Ltd., a group led by Wentz that owns 68 percent of Usana's shares, pulled its bid for the nutritional supplement and personal care products maker after failing to convince other investors to let go of their shares at a steep discount to previous highs. Shares of Usana, based...

2007-06-27 21:00:49

Dr. Myron Wentz, founder, chairman, and CEO of USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: USNA), was honored Monday at a special ceremony in Jerusalem with the Albert Einstein Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Life Sciences. The Albert Einstein Award, given by Global Capital Associates, salutes leaders whose vision and commitment have contributed to the critical advancement of vital life-saving and life-enhancing technology to benefit mankind. Dr. Wentz received the award in...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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