Month: July 2021

COVID Vaccines Important As Los Angeles ‘Breakthrough’ Cases Rise

Los Angeles County has seen an increase in ‘breakthrough’ coronavirus cases lately, but data continues to show that those vaccinated for COVID-19 enjoy vigorous protection – even against the contagious Delta variant – and are much less likely to be hospitalized if they become infected. The latest figures highlight how the county’s recent wave of […]

Lawyers say China is using Interpol to demand return of dissident

WASHINGTON (AP) – Lawyers call on the Biden administration to release from custody a Chinese democracy advocate who could be deported to his homeland to face what they say are false charges – despite the absence of an extradition treaty between the United States and China. Human rights activists say this is one of the […]

Statewide Human Trafficking Awareness Poster Campaign Launched in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) – A campaign to open dialogue about the dangers of human trafficking on social media between parents and children began Thursday in San Antonio. Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott delivered remarks with a representative from the McCain Institute and local leaders from the Alamo Area Anti Human Trafficking Coalition. Cindy McCain […]

California sees little push for COVID vaccine, needs more

With the summer coronavirus outbreak in California worsening, authorities are unveiling new rules, stepping up efforts to get more people to wear masks, and even using a few sharp remarks as part of an urgent campaign to stimulate vaccinations and slow the rapid spread of the highly infectious Delta variant. The state on Wednesday urged […]

Ojai Residential School Drops Former Campus Principal’s Name After Sexual Abuse Report

Thacher School, one of California’s most elite private schools, announced Thursday that it will be removing its former principal’s name from the campus dining hall and athletic field. The move is part of a series of steps following a report last month that detailed decades of allegations against faculty members of student sexual misconduct, harassment […]

Northern School Districts, Lawmakers Vote on New CDC Guidelines and Precautions in Schools | Community

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Caroline) – Tim Waller with Greenville County Schools says it doesn’t matter what happens with COVID-19 or its delta variant, and despite new guidance from the CDC, the district will not be bringing back any COVID restrictions on its own. “Our hands are tied,” he explained. This is due to new laws […]

California urges wear masks indoors as coronavirus worsens

Health officials are urging fully vaccinated Californians to resume wearing masks in indoor public places amid the latest sustained and significant wave of COVID-19. “The Delta variant has caused a sharp increase in hospitalizations and case rates statewide. We recommend masking in indoor public places to slow the spread while continuing our efforts to get […]

Government drug campaign has resulted in safer communities: PDEA director

DRUG REHABILITATION PROGRAM. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-7 Regional Special Law Enforcement Team led by IA-I Jonar Cuayzon attends graduation of 14 people who have completed Community Drug Rehabilitation Program (CBDRP) in Barangay Sudlon 2, Cebu City in this July 17, 2021 photo. PDEA-7 chief Levi Ortiz said on Tuesday July 27, 2021 that President Rodrigo […]

Mass health leaders prepare for vaccine rollout for children under 12

BOSTON (WPRI) – While focusing on increasing adolescent and adolescent vaccinations before it’s time to go back to school, Massachusetts state lawmakers are also focusing on the population most state youth. The Joint Committee on Public Health and the Joint Committee on COVID-19 and Emergency Preparedness and Management held a public oversight hearing to discuss […]

Candidate for mayor of Washougal accused of domestic violence in 2015

Oregon court records show that Washougal mayoral candidate Derik Ford was charged with domestic violence in 2015 and later sentenced to two years of formal probation and participate in an anti-violence intervention program. domestic violence after violating a restraining order. In May 2015, Ford’s wife filed for a restraining order to prevent abuse, alleging that […]

Gulf Pain Management Drugs Industry Expected To Reach Over $ 1 Billion By 2027

DUBLIN, July 23, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The “Gulf Pain Management Drugs Market By Drug Class, Indication, Pain Type: Analysis of Industry Opportunities and Forecast, 2020-2027” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The Gulf Pain Management Drugs market was valued at $ 851.08 million in 2019 and is expected to reach $ 1,047.91 million by 2027, registering […]

Perthshire mother launches campaign to protect unborn domestic violence victims

A Perthshire mother, once considered at risk by a women’s charity, has launched a campaign for tougher laws to protect women who have lost unborn children to domestic violence. Nicola Murray (43) says courts should take the loss of a baby more into account when convicting those who abuse their partners. Nicola, from Stanley, told […]

LACASA Center Receives Purple Ribbon Award for GLOW Campaign

July 23, 2021 By Jessica Mathews / [email protected] A local non-profit organization that provides services to victims and survivors of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault received an award for an annual awareness campaign. The LACASA Center has been named the 2021 Purple Ribbon Award winner in the Outstanding Outreach Campaign category by Theresa’s […]

China fines tech giants for content exploiting children

HONG KONG (AP) – China’s internet watchdog said on Wednesday it had fined platforms operated by e-commerce company Alibaba and games company Tencent for disseminating sexual content involving children, while regulators seek to clean up content harmful to minors. Platforms such as Alibaba Taobao e-commerce marketplace, Tencent’s QQ messaging service, Kuaishou live streaming site, Sina […]

Negative Police Operations Reports Deserve PNP Reflection – Eleazar

Philippine National Police Chief (PNP) Police General Guillermo Eleazar said on Wednesday that criticism from many investigative bodies of the police warranted reflection within the organization. Interviewed on the ANC, Eleazar pointed out that the PNP evaluated and improved through the experiences. “Yes of course. It still is. Lagi naman. We learned from what we […]

Operation Southern Shield: Multi-state law enforcement agencies participating in speed awareness campaign

(WKRG) – From July 19-24, national and local law enforcement agencies in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee will join forces for a campaign to raise awareness and week-long high visibility law enforcement to reduce fatalities and serious injuries. by forcing motorists to obey speed limits on roads from local highways to highways. The […]

New data strengthen safety profile of emicizumab in patients with hemophilia A

A final analysis of data from the phase 3b STASEY study confirms the benefit and risk profile of emicizumab (Hemlibra) in patients with hemophilia A, according to a press release from Genentech. Emicizumab is a bispecific antibody against factors IXa and X that is designed to join both factors IXa and X. These proteins are […]

ArtsKC and members of the local arts community launch arts awareness campaign

The one-year campaign aims to heighten the importance of the arts and how they continue to play a role in our society, economy and the lives of individuals. KANSAS CITY, Missouri, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ArtsKC – Regional Arts Council has launched a one-year campaign with a mission to increase the significance of […]

PNP calls Ateneo study “unfair”, says cops have no new powers in “war on drugs”

MANILA, Philippines – As with most critics, Police General Guillermo Eleazar, Chief of the Philippine National Police, dismissed claims in a recent study that the powers vested in the PNP in the conduct of its “war on drugs ”revealed weaknesses within the organization. “I think the claim that the war on drugs has led to […]

Two Canadian business groups raise awareness about cybersecurity

Two of the country’s largest business groups are taking steps to educate the private sector about cybersecurity issues. the Business Council of Canada this week, became an affiliate member of the Canadian Cyber ​​Threat Exchange (CCTX), a nonprofit threat sharing hub, after serving as a non-voting advisor to its board since 2015. Meanwhile the Canadian […]

Social media giants publish articles on self-harm, adults and emergency diets to children as young as 13

Children as young as 13 are targeted online with adult sexual images and content promoting suicide and crash diets within 24 hours of creating social media accounts, an investigation found . The study, which will be released on Tuesday, found that commercial-oriented algorithms in social media companies were directing ads to children, while increasingly recommending […]

Image of marijuana leaves on energy drink sparks debate in MozambiqueGlobal Voices

It is alleged that the drink has an image of grass Cannabis sativa, which, under the laws of the country, encourages the consumption of this type of narcotic considered prohibited in Mozambique. Image: Illustration / Giovana Fleck / World Voices Mozambique’s tax authorities issued a statement on July 1, reporting on the circulation and marketing […]

Launch of a campaign to promote safety at livestock auctions

A NEW awareness campaign on how livestock markets continue to operate to the highest standards of animal health, safety and welfare is launched by the Livestock Auctioneers’ Association (LAA). The LAA supports the Farm Safety Foundation’s annual national campaign – Farm Safety Week July 19-23 – by highlighting its members’ commitment to providing a safe […]

Sexual consent advice for students online from September

An online hub to educate postgraduate students about sexual consent will launch tomorrow and go live when the school year begins in September. This is part of a larger national campaign on consent launched by the Department of Justice. Ministers Hildegarde Naughton and Simon Harris, from the Departments of Justice and Higher and Higher Education […]

NYPD video hitting man on subway attracts attention of local leaders, community

By Kristina Sgueglia, Mirna Alsharif and Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN (CNN) – Circulating video of a man who was tased by police after saying he helped another passenger escape a New York subway ticket has caught the attention of local politicians and officials community. On July 6, an individual opened an exit door for an acquaintance […]

Franklin ground squirrels receive signs warning drivers in Springfield

Why the Franklin’s Ground Squirrel Cross the road? Because it had to. Literally. Now, on Archer Elevator Road, the creatures are getting some kind of help. Two traffic signs with flashing lights, one facing south and the other north, have recently been installed to remind motorists of the presence of the endangered species in the […]

‘Switch. At Your Own Pace ‘MI Launches Drug Use Campaign Focused on Harm Reduction

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has launched a new campaign on substance use aimed at reducing harm, empathizing recovery, and providing access to resources for those who still use them . The campaign uses video ads, billboards and social media posts with softer messages than most are used […]

Grihalakshmi from Mathrubhumi launches new campaign against dowry harassment and assault

Kerala’s most favorite bi-monthly women-centric magazine, Grihalakshmi, has launched a strong campaign against recent atrocities against women and dowry oppression in Kerala. The campaign is under the hashtag # SayNoToDowry & Abuse. The magazine’s cover page features famous Mollywood film actress Rima Kallingal covering her face, with the message that it’s not the face that’s […]

Naqvi welcomes role of religious leaders in dispelling apprehensions about Covid vaccination campaign

Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday welcomed the contribution of religious leaders and eminent figures from the educational and cultural fields to dispel apprehensions and rumors spread by “certain special interests” on the vaccination campaign against the Covid in the country. After meeting with leaders of the Muslim community, clerics, people associated with […]

Nampa Man Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine | USAO-ID

BOISE – Cainen Bleu Johnson, 43, of Nampa, has pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, Acting United States Attorney Rafael M. Gonzalez, Jr. Johnson was announced today today. indicted by a federal grand jury in Boise on April 14, 2021. According to court records, Johnson was arrested during a routine traffic stop […]

WNBA Launches FIT Month, Part of League Social Justice Council Initiatives

WNBA FIT month guidance on 2021 WNBA All-Star and will run throughout August which includes a series of comprehensive programs and events dedicated to promoting physical and mental health and well-being among the league and the fans of all ages. One of the pillars of the WNBA Social Justice Council is health inequalities, with a […]

Annenberg Faculty: $ 3.49 million NIDA grant to study vaping among LGBTQ + youth

Annenberg Faculty: $ 3.49 million NIDA grant to study vaping among LGBTQ + youth In the United States, LGBTQ + youth, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer teens, are 10-30% more likely to vape than their non-LGBTQ + peers. Since vaping quadruples the risk of starting to smoke cigarettes or using other tobacco products, […]

Memo to Tom Kean, Jr: invite Liz Cheney, not Kevin McCarthy, as a special guest at your campaign launch

Dear Tom, I will support you for the election in 2022 to the United States House of Representatives in the 7th District of New Jersey, just as I did in 2020, against incumbent Democratic Congressman Tom Malinowski. I’d like to note that since the hostile takeover of the GOP by Donald Trump’s neofascist forces in […]

Transport of the day: 150kg of waste from Kovalam beach | Chennai News

Chennai: More than 150 kg of trash was collected from the sands of Kovalam Beach off East Coast Road within two hours during a beach clean-up on Saturday morning. Researchers from the National Center for Coastal Research (NCCR), who led the awareness campaign with local volunteers, classified Kovalam Beach, which had previously been pushed by […]

Muslim women offered for sale in Indian fake auction | News | DW

Indian police are investigating a disturbing harassment campaign in which more than 80 Muslim women were offered for sale in online “auctions” without their knowledge or consent. The images of outspoken Indian Muslim women were posted on the open-source software development site GitHub where they were tagged “sulli deal of the day.” “Sulli” is a […]

The EC supports the CharactHER gender promotion initiative | New

The European Commission has launched a new awareness campaign aimed at encouraging women to enter traditionally male-dominated film professions such as cinematography, sound and handling. The CharactHER initiative was led by French activist for gender equality Delphyne Besse, one of the founding members of the French pioneer organization Le Collectif 50/50. It revolves around 12 […]

July 8 Beach Towns Crime Report – Daily Breeze

MANHATTAN BEACH recommended 9pm routine The Manhattan Beach Police Department has launched an awareness campaign, 9PM Routine, to help reduce the risk of crime. Around 9 p.m., or whenever they stay overnight, residents are reminded to lock garage and vehicle doors, remove valuables from their vehicles, turn on exterior lights, and make sure security cameras […]

Shocking image shows child sitting at railway crossing after ‘train selfie’ craze

A shocking image showing a toddler taking photos at a railway crossing is part of CCTV footage released by rail companies warning of the dangers of so-called ‘rail selfies’. The image shows the baby sitting at the crossing in Harlech as photographs are taken. In Wales, 433 similar serious incidents have been recorded since the […]

North Wales police sergeant launches new domestic violence training campaign

A police officer whose mother was murdered by his stepfather is campaigning to provide his colleagues with specialized training to better protect victims of domestic violence and save lives. North Wales Police have launched an innovative ‘culture change program’ to improve their understanding of abuse and coercive control. The force will work with the Safe […]

LA Metro plans to increase ridership to pre-pandemic levels

With the threat of COVID-19 receding, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to focus on increasing ridership levels that fell 70% during the pandemic and expanding transportation service by common to low-income communities, according to senior transit officials in the agency’s annual report. of the Agency’s event. For the first time in 28 […]

Eleazar assures public there is no cover-up or neglect in war on drugs deaths

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Police General Guillermo Eleazar reiterated on Wednesday that there was no cover-up of deaths during illegal drug operations and that an investigation was underway. Eleazar responded to the latest report by international rights watchdog Investigate PH, which expressed concern over the alleged cover-up and lack of credible autopsy of murders […]

Hawari emphasizes the importance of using

Health Minister Firas Al-Hawari on Tuesday stressed the importance of communicating scientific evidence and clear messages to target groups as part of the national coronavirus vaccination campaign, in order to raise awareness of the importance of vaccination, to the degree of safety of the vaccines. , and the danger of the coronavirus and its mutations. […]

World Addiction Day: Calls for more rehabilitation centers to deal with increasing mental health cases intensify

Calls have intensified for the government to establish more rehabilitation centers in addition to mental health professionals in the sixteen regions of Ghana. Indeed, 242 people in 2020 sought treatment for drug use in fifteen (15) treatment and rehabilitation centers in the country, according to the Narcotics Control Commission. The majority of them – 38 […]

The physicochemical properties of nanomaterials influence their ability to penetrate the blood-brain barrier

Nanomaterials in consumer and healthcare products can pass from the bloodstream to the brain side of a blood-brain barrier model with varying ease depending on their shape – creating potential neurological impacts that could be to be expected. both positive and negative, a new study reveals. Scientists have found that metal-based nanomaterials such as silver […]

Rochdale Samaritans Encourage Residents to Listen to ‘Talk to Us’ Campaign

The Samaritans Mental Health Charity urges residents to become better listeners as part of their annual “Talk to Us” campaign. The Rochdale, Oldham and District Samaritans encourage members of the local community in Rochdale, Greater Manchester to become better listeners so that they can support their friends and family who may be in difficulty. It […]

Bedford trial moved to California | News, Sports, Jobs

A Bedford County lawsuit seeking damages from a consulting firm that helped develop a plan to market OxyContin has been moved to California to be joined in at least 39 similar lawsuits. Class-action documents on behalf of Pennsylvania’s 67 counties and 2,561 municipalities were transferred last Monday from U.S. District Court in Johnstown to Northern […]

Kerry Metzger criticizes policies that encourage alcohol consumption

NEW PHILADELPHIA – Commissioner Kerry Metzger expresses concern about the impact of policies at national and local levels which he says encourage alcohol consumption. “Public officials must start to take a step back and not put in place policies that will encourage more drug use – and alcohol is one of them – that could […]

29,000 migrant workers registered: Telangana government before the High Court | Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: Days after the Supreme Court censored the Center for failing to set up a unified labor portal that would contain all the details of migrant workers working in various parts of the country, the Telangana government informed the High Labor Court migrants working so far in its territory. “We will upload all of these […]

People Should Continue to Follow Pandemic Restrictions: Tamil Nadu Minister of Health | Chennai News

CHENNAI: With the decline in Covid cases, Tamil Nadu has slowly lifted the lockdown restriction. But people must continue to follow pandemic restrictions to keep the incidence low, Health Minister Ma Subramanian said. “It is the government’s duty to educate and encourage people to wear a mask and maintain social distancing,” he said as he […]

Eliminate domestic violence through an awareness campaign

SODA Founder Sam Billingham with, left to right: City Ambassador Ellie Hunt, Downtown Director Vicky Rogers and Co-Owner Rhianna Hinton, at Elle Rhi, Halesowen Mother-of-one Samantha Billingham of Quarry Bank has teamed up with downtown Halesowen champion Vicky Rogers to promote the Cut It Out campaign. Ultimately, the 41-year-old hopes to deploy the roster in […]

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