Tag: covid pandemic

Trae Young discusses mental health in new initiative

Late in the fourth quarter of last night’s win over the Clippers, Hawks point guard Trae Young saw teammate Onyeka Okongwu cut to the brim. Young’s teamwork with Okongwu turned a typical piece into an alley-oop of highlights. That’s what the Hawks and their All-Star point guard do on and off the field. They make […]

Mainz Biomed and Partners Join International Colorectal Cancer Awareness Campaign… | Nation/World

Mainz Biomed joins a collective of physicians, medical professionals, laboratories and health organizations as part of the international initiative Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month BERKELEY, Calif. and MAINZ, Germany, March 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mainz Biomed NV (NASDAQ: MYNZ) (“Mainz Biomed” or the “Company”), a molecular genetic diagnostics company specializing in the early detection of […]

After his wife had cancer, a Microsoft engineer built a tool to locate an anti-COVID drug for the immunocompromised

Evusheld is a combination of monoclonal antibodies from the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. (Photo AstraZeneca) Rob Relyea set out to find information to help his wife. Longtime Microsoft engineer, Related to had over 28 years of business experience using technology to solve a variety of problems. Now he had a personal one. Last March, in the […]

Violence Against Women Act Could Finally Be Renewed – Without Proposed Gun Safety Provision

A bipartisan group of US senators introduced a bill last week to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) – a 1994 law credited with a significant reduction in domestic violence whose renewal has been delayed due to Republican objections to a proposed gun safety provision. This provision has been dropped. The measure introduced on […]

Brave Australian mums raise awareness of deadly ‘overlooked’ cancer

Ovarian cancer is the biggest killer of all female cancers, and as breakthrough treatments emerge, brave moms who have lived through it and fought it themselves are saying it’s not enough. The women have survived excruciating surgeries and chemotherapy and now they’re launching a new fashion campaign to sound the alarm for more funding. Jenn […]

Cancer awareness is now ‘more vital than it has ever been’

Elizabeth Hurley visits SiriusXM Studios. Slaven Vlasic | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images Actress, model, businesswoman and philanthropist, Elizabeth Hurley, told CNBC that the Covid-19 pandemic has been an “incredibly difficult” time for cancer patients. “I think because of the pandemic, because of the last 18 months, it’s been very difficult for some of […]

Charity claims controversial and heated planning saga sparked ‘abuse’ for residents of Yeovil homeless shelter

A charity has claimed that a “campaign of fear” resulting from a passionate planning saga by Yeovil led to residents of local homeless shelters being “verbally abused and filmed” by members of the public. The Bournemouth Churches Housing Association (BCHA) boss revealed to Somerset Live that he believes local outcry surrounding a proposed planning for […]

Bitter recall campaign highlights political fault lines in Northern California

With the Shasta County election approaching, recent Board of Supervisors meetings have turned into matchsticks, allegations of mis-spent funds and calls for the resignation of county officials. A regular list of speakers peppers the board with complaints about the county’s COVID-19 response, a lack of member conservatism and frustration with the very rules of public […]

Global Anti-Stretch Mark Products Market By Product, By

New York, December 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com Announces the Release of the “Global Anti-Stretch Mark Products Market by Product, Distribution Channel, Regional Outlook, Industry Analysis Report and Forecast , 2021-2027 “- https://www.reportlinker.com/p06193292/?utm_source=GNW In addition, stretch marks are commonly seen in pregnant women and obese people. Generally, there are many treatments available in the […]

SRS Employees Team Up for SRS Centraide 2021 Campaign | News

This year, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS), Centerra, Battelle Savannah River Alliance (BSRA) and Savannah River Remediation (SRR) joined forces and raised a total of $ 1,465,649, surpassing their original goal of $ 1.4 million. dollars for the 2021 Centraide campaign. All companies met their goal during this year’s joint campaign with the SRNS, raising […]

Hepion Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of IND Application for CRV431 for Treatment of Liver Cancer

– New IND Expands Liver Disease Pipeline for CRV431 – – IND authorization allows CRV431 to go directly to phase 2 for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma – – The new IND offers a complementary therapeutic approach to the treatment of NASH and liver cancer with a single, single-dose oral agent – EDISON, NJ, Dec. […]

Light Up for Rare campaign calls for preparations for Rare Disease Day

The National Organization for Rare Diseases (NORD) is asking Americans to plan ahead to participate in the Light Up for Rare campaign to raise awareness about rare diseases. NORD is the US sponsor of Rare Disease Day on February 28. The annual awareness day highlights around 7,000 rare diseases that affect more than 300 million […]

Francis celebrates his 85th birthday and becomes one of the oldest popes in history

ROME – Pope Francis celebrated his 85th birthday on Friday, a milestone made even more remarkable given the COVID-19 pandemic, his intestinal surgery during the summer and the weight of history: his predecessor, Benedict XVI, took his retirement at that age, and the last pontiff to have lived longer was Leo XIII over a century […]

New advertising campaign to raise awareness of sexual assault in Montgomery Co. | WDVM25 and DCW50

For help seven days a week, 24 hours a day, call the County VASAP at 240-777-4357 by: Shennekia Grimshaw Posted: Dec 6 2021 / 21:37 EST / Update: Dec 6 2021 / 21:45 EST ROCKVILLE, Md. (WDVM) – You can start spotting a new ad campaign in Montgomery County, all to raise awareness for one […]

United Arab Emirates: Police explain why bicycle accidents increased amid Covid-19 – News

Often runners are forced to speed up to deliver orders on time Photo file Posted: Fri 3 Dec 2021, 17:08 As e-commerce and delivery businesses flourished during the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of bicycle accidents in the United Arab Emirates has also increased. Authorities have expressed concern over the well-being of delivery people and the […]

Left-wing Honduran leader could provide opportunities for US

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) – If Xiomara Castro’s large lead in Honduran presidential election continues, his left-wing government could present challenges, but also opportunities for a Biden administration that has struggled to resolve the issues of the country while keeping the current president Juan Orlando Hernández at arm’s length. There will be a painful story to […]

Drug overdose deaths in the United States continue to rise during COVID-19 pandemic

Overdose deaths in the United States continue to rise during the COVID-19 pandemic, driven largely by deaths from synthetic opioids and illegal fentanyl, according to a preliminary study. report released on November 17 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). There was a record 100,306 fatal drug overdoses for the 12 months ending […]

Mayor’s office takes action to potentially open supervised consumption center

The London Breed Mayor’s Office is taking action to potentially open a supervised consumption center – a victory for advocates who pushed it to declare a state of emergency around the drug overdose crisis in San Francisco. The Chronicle of San Francisco broke history on November 16. Subsequently, Breed spokesman Jordan Wilson told the Bay […]

Foreign Minister launches campaign to fight sexual violence in conflicts around the world

Liz Truss will lead a new global agreement to condemn the use of rape and sexual violence as weapons of war as a “red line” on par with chemical weapons. The UK will host a world summit next year to unite the world around action to prevent sexual violence in conflict. Foreign Minister announces women […]

WinTogether.org launches Music4ClimateJustice campaign

Lottery.com powered campaign will feature five unique prizes to encourage giving AUSTIN, TX, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – WinTogether.org, a charitable raffle platform powered by Lottery.com (Nasdaq: LTRY), continues its commitment to supporting the 17 Nations Sustainable Development Goals United by unveiling a new global campaign in collaboration with Music4ClimateJustice, launched at COP-26 on […]

Washington County Family Justice Center Removes Barriers for Domestic Violence Survivors: 2021 Share Season

Julie Bonn Blank knew there was a problem with her relationship as soon as she returned from her honeymoon. “My girlfriends were still in town since the wedding and they wanted to get together,” she said. But her husband didn’t want to let her go. The controlling behavior worsened. There were physical and sexual “consequences,” […]

Shaheen leads NH delegation in announcing more than $ 1.4 million in federal funding to support anti-drug efforts

November 01, 2021 (Washington, DC) – Today, U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee which funds the Department of Justice (DOJ), announced with U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) that New Hampshire will receive $ 1,402,083 in federal funds through community police (COPS) […]

“DOJ’s initial report will not deter ICC from investigating EJKs”

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Justice (DOJ) initial report into suspicious deaths of suspected suspects at the hands of police officers during drug operations is not enough to deter the impending International Criminal Court (ICC) investigation into thousands of extrajudicial killings across the country, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said yesterday. Drilon, a former […]

Tuscarawas Ministry of Health receives funding for road safety

The Tuscarawas County Department of Health recently received $ 35,000 in federal funding for road safety from the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Office of Road Safety. The Tuscarawas County Department of Health will use grant funds to raise awareness and educate the public about road safety issues. Funds are channeled through the National Highway […]

T20 World Cup | ICC partners with UNICEF to raise awareness of children’s mental health

The partnership will amplify UNICEF’s global #OnYourMind campaign which calls for commitment, communication and action to promote good mental health for every child The ICC has partnered with UNICEF to increase awareness of the mental health and well-being of children and adolescents throughout the T20 Men’s World Cup, which kicks off on October 17. The […]

Global campaign aims to raise awareness of increased risk of Covid-19 blood clots

Good blood circulation is vital for the overall health of a person because it ensures that blood and oxygen are constantly flowing throughout the body. However, clots form in the blood vessels, obstructing blood flow. This can cause blockages affecting the heart, lungs and other organs. World Thrombosis Day is celebrated on October 13 each […]

Agency accused of deleting LGBTQ webpage after criticism – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Texas Child Protection Agency is accused of removing a webpage providing information about a suicide prevention hotline and other resources for LGBTQ youth, following criticism by one of the main challengers of Governor Greg Abbott. The Houston Chronicle reported on Tuesday that Abbott’s challenger Don Huffines posted a video on Twitter in August accusing […]

Los Gatos woman accused of organizing drunken parties for teenagers

LOS GATOS, CA – OCTOBER 12: The house of Shannon Brugar pictured in Los Gatos, California on Tuesday October 12, 2021. Shannon Bruga, has been arrested and faces 39 criminal charges, leading to felony and offense of endangering children, sexual According to authorities, the charges of battery, child abuse and misdemeanor for providing alcohol to […]

A Woman’s Place launches campaign to support victims of domestic violence and survivors – Greeley Tribune

For victims and survivors of domestic violence, the right support can make a vital difference. “You helped save my life. “ “I feel safe, supported and loved. “Without your help, I wouldn’t have gotten out of this toxic relationship.” These are just a few remarks from guests of A Woman’s Place, the only shelter in […]

The FSLN launches an electoral campaign in “constant abuse of state resources”

The Observatorio Ciudadano Urnas Abiertas denounced “the constant abuse of state resources” by the ruling Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) when it launched its electoral campaign ahead of the election scheduled for November 7. In a report on the electoral campaign in Nicaragua, which officially started last Saturday, they explained that “the conditions of this […]

Residents support city of Central Valley amid drought in California

STRATFORD, Calif .– Ramon Chavez was 7 years old in Culiacán, Mexico when his parents told him they were going to the United States. He thought he was going to Disneyland. They ended up in Stratford. Chavez spent his childhood and adolescence running in the small farming town in the Central Valley and swim with […]

Campaign against fuel poverty offers support in the face of rising energy prices

Record energy costs and a global skyrocket in the cost of living will push many people into financial hardship this winter. Thousands more will be plunged into fuel poverty and middle-income families will feel the effects as well. Household bills will rise this month with the entry into force of a higher energy price cap, […]

Drug use increases in Colombia after pandemic

In Colombia, the problem against the trafficking and consumption of illegal drugs has not stopped even with the Covid-19 pandemic and the strict quarantine the country has known for more than three months. Since 1920, the marketing and consumption of cocaine, heroin and laudanum have been banned in the country. However, since the 1960s, the […]

The role of the media in the Covid-19 campaign in Nigeria | The Guardian Nigeria News

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic epidemic in 2019, there has been a global wave of co-extension of an infodermic of disinformation in the management of the COVID-19 crisis. This misinformation has gained popularity across various platforms, and in particular through opinion leaders in corporations. United States Secretary-General, UN António Guterres, warned earlier in […]

Murphy and Ciattarelli clash over COVID vaccine, more

Gov. Phil Murphy and Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli clashed as scheduled Tuesday night over vaccine requirements, abortion rights, LGBTQ education and Donald Trump in a debate that at times grew tense with accusations of fanaticism and personal responsibility for the lives lost in the COVID-19 pandemic and Tropical Storm Ida. They did agree on one […]

PHCC organizes oral health awareness campaign

As part of the celebration of Oral Health Awareness Month in September by the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) hosted a series of health and education events aimed at raising awareness of oral health. among all segments of society, including school children, in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

Homicides in the United States increased by almost 30% in 2020, biggest jump in one year on record, according to FBI

Homicides in the United States in 2020 increased nearly 30% from the previous year, the biggest jump in a year since the FBI began keeping records, according to figures released by the agency on Monday. . Homicides and non-negligent manslaughter increased about 29.4% to 21,570, an increase of 4,901 from 2019, according to FBI data. […]

Nevadans have no reason to trust candidates who laugh at the Big Lie

Matt York, Pool, File / AP In this May 6, 2021 file photo, Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election are reviewed and recounted by contractors working for Florida-based company Cyber ​​Ninjas at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix. Sunday September 26, 2021 | 2 a.m At the end of last week, the […]

NDLEA trains narcotic assistants to strengthen the fight against drugs – Channels Television

A sample of the newly graduated narcotic assistants in their fainting parade at NDLEA Academy, Kotton Rikus in Jos, Plateau State on September 25, 2021. The war on drug abuse and trafficking has grown dramatically with the addition of hundreds of newly trained drug assistants to the workforce of the National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). […]

Packers, Bellin Health and Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation launch Packers vs. Cancer

In October, the Green Bay Packers, Bellin Health and the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation team up and invite fans to participate in the Packers Vs. Campaign Against Cancer. For the fifth year in a row, the initiative aims to raise awareness about all cancers, raise funds for cancer research and care, and remind fans that […]

United Way launches its campaign at 2 Witches | New

DANVILLE, Virginia – 2 Witches Brewery and Winery hosted United Way’s 2021, Back to Have Fun launch event on Thursday night. United Way President and CEO Jennifer Smith provided an overview of the importance of United Way. “From September to December, United Way runs its annual campaign,” Smith said. “Tonight is the kick-off. This year […]

Domestic violence survivor Jamie Wright launches campaign to give domestic victims a chance to hope

September 22, 2021 – Going through the experience of domestic violence during COVID-19, Jamie R. Wright, with bravery and resilience, took charge of his life and also helps many others; help restore hope and happiness to those who thought it was impossible. Domestic violence is a terrible reality that many people face from intimate partners […]

Three-year plan to fight against child abuse; Minister of Social Services urges public to call 914 for reports – Demerara Waves Online News – Guyana

Last updated on Sunday 19 September 2021, 15:38 by Denis Chabrol This week, Social Services Minister Dr Vindhya Persaud will launch the Every Child Safe campaign, aimed at engaging communities in creating safe environments for children. The Department of Social Services will launch this week – Child Protection Week – a three-year program aimed at […]

Campaign Calls on Community to ‘End the Stigma’ Around Child Sexual Abuse – News Of The Area

A campaign has been launched to urge Australians to start a national conversation on child sexual abuse. Photo: Australian Federal Police. TWO of Australia’s leading child safety advocates, Australian of the Year Grace Tame and Home Secretary Karen Andrews have launched a new campaign to help spark a national conversation on child sexual abuse. The […]

New York Governor Kathy Hochul ’80 to address 2020 classes at Syracuse University and ESF SUNY at launch on September 19

New York State Governor Kathy Hochul New York State Governor Kathy Hochul ’80, the state’s 57th Governor and first woman to hold the highest office in the state, will deliver the keynote address at the Class of 2020 launch ceremony ‘Syracuse University on Sunday, September 19 in the stadium. The ceremony also celebrates the Class […]

#WeToo launches movement to bring leading businesses and individuals to tackle child abuse

GENEVA and PARIS, September 17, 2021 / CNW / – #WeToo, the world’s first global organization to end child abuse, is launched today. It will bring together leading companies and individuals to raise funds and raise awareness to address the growing child abuse around the world. UNICEF and the World Health Organization estimate that each […]

Hiltzik: COVID vaccination mandates and the quitting myth

It’s no secret that the pandemic has been a rich breeding ground for infectious nonsense of all kinds. Get ready for a whole new genre. We are talking about reports of massive resignations caused by vaccination warrants. These are starting to spread in the press and social networks. For the most part, there is less […]

Duterte confirms he will run for vice president of the Philippines next year

MANILA, Philippines (AP) – Harsh-speaking Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has confirmed rumors he will run for vice president next year, in what critics say is an attempt to sidestep constitutional boundaries mandates. Duterte, who is known for his vulgar rhetoric and crackdown on illegal drugs, which have killed thousands of mostly juvenile suspects, said in […]

Howard Handler Joins Detroit Homecoming Session of Arts and Entertainment Leaders

Howard Handler grew up in suburban Detroit, earning a BA and MBA from the University of Michigan after graduating from Southfield-Lathrup High School. After working as a senior marketing executive for sports and entertainment brands ranging from MTV to The Madison Square Garden Co. and “Saturday Night Live”, he became Marketing Director for Major League […]

Australian Police Hope To Build Trust With Indigenous Communities Through Translation App | Voice of America

SYDNEY – Law enforcement authorities in Western Australia have said a new mobile interpreter app will help improve relationships with indigenous communities, especially in areas where English is not widely spoken . The technology translates some common police instructions into local languages ​​and was designed with a native interpretation service. The so-called Yarning app allows […]

Inmates released due to COVID risk returning to prison

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit E-mail To print Submitted photo Kendrick Fulton and his sister Kendrick Fulton, 48, is one of more than 24,000 federal inmates who have been allowed to serve their sentences outside prison walls after being released into home confinement amid the COVID-19 pandemic . Since his release in September 2020, Fulton has […]

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 […]

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 […]

Need weekend plans? Desert crater hike or scavenger hunt

By Rachel SchnalzerDesign and illustrations by Jade Cuevas Hello, adventurers. This week, before I get to an otherworldly crater in the desert and a retro glacier, I’d like to ask you a few questions. What do you look for in a travel newsletter? Unusual travel ideas and / or longer and more immersive readings? How […]

UCLA to study vaccine efficacy in health workers

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – UCLA has received a $ 4.9 million grant from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to study the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines in healthcare workers, announced Monday the university. Researchers at the David Geffen School of Medicine will study both vaccinated and unvaccinated health workers from 16 medical […]

Latinx Files: As 2020 draws to a close, a time for reflection and hope

At this time tomorrow, 2020 will be gone. Congratulations, you have succeeded! No kidding, you should feel a sense of pride and accomplishment for having endured a global pandemic, economic uncertainty, and a racial calculation that dates back to the 1960s. You’ve faced the loneliness that comes from doing the right thing. You were separated […]

California fires: dramatic nighttime airlift saves hundreds

The call arrived at the California National Guard at 3:15 p.m. Saturday. A rapid bushfire had smothered the only road to a popular recreation area in the Sierra National Forest. Hundreds of campers have been trapped. The stream fire, which started about six miles west on Friday night, had skipped the San Joaquin River and […]

ICE arrests more than 300 people in Los Angeles area in month-long operation

Over the summer, even as the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department withdrew from cooperation with immigration and customs officials, federal immigration officials arrested more than 300 people in the area. as part of a one-month national operation. The operation, which ran from July 13 to August 20, focused on those who were arrested or have […]

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