DOJ to states: Bans on transgender youth health care are unconstitutional | TheHill

DOJ to states: Bans on transgender youth health care are unconstitutional | TheHill
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Summary: The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Thursday filed court documents saying recently passed law...
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One in every 100 dies by their own hand, each suicide ‘a tragedy’ – WHO

One in every 100 dies by their own hand, each suicide ‘a tragedy’ – WHO
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Summary: New research published by the UN health agency on Thursday revealed that suicide remains one of the leading causes of death worldwide – taking more lives each year than HIV, malaria, breast cancer, war and homicide.
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Supreme Court’s pro-ACA decision spurs both parties to new strategies

Supreme Court’s pro-ACA decision spurs both parties to new strategies
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Summary: The high court’s third ruling to keep the law alive prompted some Republicans to admit their hopes of ending the law outright are probably dead. Democrats hoped the ruling would pave the way for more expansions of health coverage.
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Chicago mayor declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ & directs $10mn in Covid funds to ‘equity zones’

Chicago mayor declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ & directs $10mn in Covid funds to ‘equity zones’
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Summary: Mayor Lori Lightfoot has deemed racism a “public health crisis” in Chicago, vowing to allocate nearly $10 million in federal coronavirus relief money to create “equity zones” around the city and improve her “anti-racist” policies.
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'A huge relief': Obamacare patients hopeful, wary after Supreme Court upholds law

'A huge relief': Obamacare patients hopeful, wary after Supreme Court upholds law
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Summary: "Nobody in this country should go bankrupt for medical care. Nobody should have to forgo their pills or not get that surgery they need or go to their follow-up," said a cancer survivor.
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Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic

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Summary: The pandemic has taken a massive toll on people's mental health. But a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirms what
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Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic

Unpaid Caregivers Were Already Struggling. It's Only Gotten Worse During The Pandemic
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Summary: A new CDC study finds that people who provide unpaid care for their children or adult loved ones are twice as likely as noncaregivers to have experienced depression or anxiety, or thoughts of suicide.
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Kim Jong-un health: North Korea ‘making preparations for despot’s death’- signs 'not good'

Kim Jong-un health: North Korea ‘making preparations for despot’s death’- signs 'not good'
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Summary: KIM JONG-UN's health has been been thrust back into the spotlight as the hermit state appears to be making plans for the despot's death - leading one North Korean watcher site to declare it could signal 'Kim's health is not good.'
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COVID-19 Creates Conditions for Emergence of Invasive "Superfungus" in Brazil

COVID-19 Creates Conditions for Emergence of Invasive "Superfungus" in Brazil
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Summary: Fully occupied intensive care units (ICUs). Physically and mentally exhausted health workers. Chaotically overcrowded hospitals. These and similar problems posed by the COVID-19 pandemic in Brazil have created ideal conditions for the emergence of Candida auris, a microorganism some are calling a “s
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COVID-19 surges worsen vaccine shortages in poorest countries | CBC News

COVID-19 surges worsen vaccine shortages in poorest countries | CBC News
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Summary: A sense of dread is growing in some of the poorest countries in the world as COVID-19 cases surge and more contagious variants take hold amid a crippling shortage of vaccine.
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Gaming Your Mental Health: A Narrative Review on Mitigating Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety Using Commercial Video Games

Gaming Your Mental Health: A Narrative Review on Mitigating Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety Using Commercial Video Games
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Summary: Globally, depression and anxiety are the two most prevalent mental health disorders. They occur both acutely and chronically, with various symptoms commonly expressed subclinically. The treatment gap and stigma associated with such mental health disorders are common issues encountered worldwide. Given the economic and health care service burden of mental illnesses, there is a heightened demand for accessible and cost-effective methods that prevent occurrence of mental health illnesses and facili
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Liber health secures smart economy grant from ISDB institute - Pakistan Observer

Liber health secures smart economy grant from ISDB institute - Pakistan Observer
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Summary: Liber health secures smart economy grant from ISDB institute:Blockchain-powered digital health startup Liber Health has now been named
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'Obamacare' survives: Supreme Court dismisses big challenge

'Obamacare' survives: Supreme Court dismisses big challenge
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Summary: The Supreme Court dismissed a major challenge to the Obama era health care law on Thursday, turning aside an effort by Republican-led states to ...
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US Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Obamacare

US Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Obamacare
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Summary: The US Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a bid by Republican-led states to overturn Obamacare, safeguarding the health insurance of millions with the coronavirus pandemic still a threat in much of A…
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COVID-19 Is Igniting A Public Health Emergency In Haiti, Despite Low Case Numbers

COVID-19 Is Igniting A Public Health Emergency In Haiti, Despite Low Case Numbers
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Summary: Despite Haiti's relatively low COVID-19 infection rate, its poverty and inadequate health care system are creating a public health emergency. The first vaccines arrived only this week.
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US supreme court upholds Obamacare after Republicans seek to gut law

US supreme court upholds Obamacare after Republicans seek to gut law
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Summary: Justices affirm constitutionality of Affordable Care Act amid Republican attacks on key provision
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Calian Appears on the FP500 for the First Time in Company History

Calian Appears on the FP500 for the First Time in Company History
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Summary: Financial Post Magazine reveals their 2021 ranking of the 500 largest Canadian corporations by revenue OTTAWA, ON / ACCESSWIRE / June 17, 2021 / Calian® Group Ltd. (TSX:CGY), deliverer of trusted solutions across Advanced Technologies, Health, Learning and IT & Cyber Solutions segments, was listed on the FP500 for the first time in company history, ranking among the 500 largest Canadian corporations by revenue. FP Magazine researches
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Nepal in desperate need of COVID-19 vaccines, health official warns | CBC News

Nepal in desperate need of COVID-19 vaccines, health official warns | CBC News
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Summary: Nepal has significantly reduced coronavirus infections after its worst outbreak, which overwhelmed the country's medical system, but is in desperate need of vaccines, its health minister said Thursday.
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Healthcare industry prepares for Obamacare expansion after court ruling

Healthcare industry prepares for Obamacare expansion after court ruling
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Summary: The U.S. healthcare industry and analysts praised a U.S. Supreme Court decision that preserved the Obamacare health plan, with insurer CVS reaffirming that it will rejoin the individual insurance exchange and others predicting more federal support.
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Costa Rica rejects delivery of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, says it is not effective enough

Costa Rica rejects delivery of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, says it is not effective enough
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Summary: Costa Rican health authorities on Wednesday said that after studying the available clinical studies they had decided to reject the delivery of Sinovac Biotech's (SVA.O) COVID-19 vaccine for the time being, saying it was not effective enough.
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Hundreds of Sinovac-injected Indonesian doctors contract COVID

Hundreds of Sinovac-injected Indonesian doctors contract COVID
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Summary: Dozens hospitalized as concerns rise over efficacy against more virulent strains
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North Korea's Kim looks much thinner, causing health speculation

North Korea's Kim looks much thinner, causing health speculation
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Summary: In recent state media images, including those published on Wednesday, Kim Jong Un appeared to have lost a large amount of weight, prompting speculation about his health
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3 new studies show weight loss isn't all about diet and exercise

3 new studies show weight loss isn't all about diet and exercise
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Summary: If your doctor tells you it only boils down to diet and exercise, seek another opinion.
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In poorest countries, surges worsen shortages of vaccines

In poorest countries, surges worsen shortages of vaccines
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Summary: KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hati Maronjei once swore he would never get a COVID-19 shot, after a pastor warned that vaccines aren't safe. Now, four months after the first batch of vaccines arrived in Zimbabwe, the 44-year-old street hawker of...
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Could This Millennia-Old Remedy Become a Pharmaceutical Marvel?

Could This Millennia-Old Remedy Become a Pharmaceutical Marvel?
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Summary: The seeds of the black cumin plant, also known as Nigella sativa, were recognized by the Prophet Muhammad as curing every illness besides death. Now, they may be incorporated into mainstream drugs.
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‘Africa in midst of full-blown third wave’: Health officials issue stark update about continent’s Covid outbreak

‘Africa in midst of full-blown third wave’: Health officials issue stark update about continent’s Covid outbreak
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Summary: Health officials in Africa have warned that the Covid-19 virus is gaining strength on the continent, with cases rising by more than 20% week-on-week in nearly two dozen countries as the vaccination rate remains woefully low.
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After 50 Years Of The War On Drugs, 'What Good Is It Doing For Us?'

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Summary: When Aaron Hinton walked through the housing project in Brownsville on a recent summer afternoon, he voiced love and pride for this tightknit, but troubled working-class neighborhood in New York City where he grew up.
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Catalonia’s temporary tele-abortion services are a game-changer for women with limited access

Catalonia’s temporary tele-abortion services are a game-changer for women with limited access
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Summary: New legislation introduced during the pandemic in Europe, including Spain's northeast region of Catalonia, allows women to conduct nearly every abortion appointment online.
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US Supreme Court Rejects Obamacare Challenge, Preserves Health Care For Millions

US Supreme Court Rejects Obamacare Challenge, Preserves Health Care For Millions
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: The US Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a bid by Republican-led states to overturn Obamacare, safeguarding the health insurance of millions with the coronavirus pandemic still a threat in much of America.
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Fear of COVID-19: Psychological, Not Environmental Factors Are Important

Fear of COVID-19: Psychological, Not Environmental Factors Are Important
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Summary: During pandemics, protective behaviors need to be motivated by effective communication. A critical factor in understanding a population's response to such a threat is the fear it elicits, since fear both contributes to motivating protective responses, but can also lead to panic-driven behaviors. Fur
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Fewer than 1 per cent of people fully vaccinated as African COVID-19 cases surge

Fewer than 1 per cent of people fully vaccinated as African COVID-19 cases surge
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Summary: COVID-19 cases are surging across Africa as health workers warn that a third wave is now taking hold on the continent.
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New York Among Best States To Live In, Says New Report

New York Among Best States To Live In, Says New Report
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Summary: Where do you think New York falls on WalletHub's list of "Best States to Live In?"
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Supreme Court Upholds the Affordable Care Act—Again

Supreme Court Upholds the Affordable Care Act—Again
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Summary: By a vote of 7-2, the court declined to overturn the landmark health care law for the third time
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In poorest countries, surges worsen shortages of vaccines

In poorest countries, surges worsen shortages of vaccines
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Summary: KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hati Maronjei once swore he would never get a COVID-19 shot, after a pastor warned that vaccines aren’t safe.
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US Supreme Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare

US Supreme Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare
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Summary: Earlier in January, US President Joe Biden ended regulations imposed during the Trump administration that limited access to Obamacare subsidies for health insurance...
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Affordable Care Act survives third Supreme Court challenge, as case from Trump administration and GOP-led states is rejected

Affordable Care Act survives third Supreme Court challenge, as case from Trump administration and GOP-led states is rejected
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Summary: The key issue was whether a 2017 decision by Congress to remove the penalty for not buying health insurance — the so-called individual mandate — meant that the law was unconstitutional and should be wiped from the books.
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Covid-19 wrap: Japanese urged to watch Olympics on TV, Tanzania to join COVAX, UK mulls vaccine passport

Covid-19 wrap: Japanese urged to watch Olympics on TV, Tanzania to join COVAX, UK mulls vaccine passport
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Summary: The novel coronavirus has killed at least 3 835 238 people since the outbreak emerged in China in December 2019, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP.
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US Supreme Court throws out legal challenge to ‘Obamacare’ health laws

US Supreme Court throws out legal challenge to ‘Obamacare’ health laws
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Summary: The judges voted 7-2 to leave the law intact preserving health care for millions of Americans.
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3 Top Stocks That You Can Still Buy at 40% Off

3 Top Stocks That You Can Still Buy at 40% Off
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Summary: Growth stocks are bouncing back, but these three names are still on sale.
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Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Affordable Care Act, leaving it in place

Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Affordable Care Act, leaving it in place
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Summary: The Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act on Thursday in a decision that will leave the law intact and save health care coverage for millions of Americans. The justices turned away a challenge from Republican-led states and the former Trump administration, which urged the justices to block the entire law.
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Calgary hospital has 22 cases linked to Delta COVID-19 variant, including 10 fully vaccinated

Calgary hospital has 22 cases linked to Delta COVID-19 variant, including 10 fully vaccinated
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Experts have raised concern about COVID-19 variants, and the Delta variant in particular, which is proving more effective at infecting people who have only had one dose of a two-dose regimen
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German CureVac COVID Vaccine Only 47 Percent Effective, 3 Percent Below Accepted Threshold

German CureVac COVID Vaccine Only 47 Percent Effective, 3 Percent Below Accepted Threshold
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Summary: The German company called the results of late-stage testing for the CureVac COVID vaccine "sobering" as it didn't meet WHO thresholds.
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New York AG James calls court's ACA decision a 'major victory'

New York AG James calls court's ACA decision a 'major victory'
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Summary: James had filed briefs in support of health care law.
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Focus on emotions is key to improving heart health in people living with obesity

Focus on emotions is key to improving heart health in people living with obesity
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Summary: People living with obesity who attended a non-judgemental and personalized lifestyle modification program improved their cardiovascular and mental health during just 10 weeks, according to a new study. Participants lost weight and achieved benefits in anxiety and depression and physical measurements including blood pressure.
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Ryanair sees red over UK's traffic light system for travel rules

Ryanair sees red over UK's traffic light system for travel rules
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Summary: Ryanair said they will launch a legal action against the British government to obtain more transparency in health measures on international travel.
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The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges

The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: UNITED NATIONS, Jun 17 (IPS) - The Caribbean Public Health Agency is banking on high-quality research to inform policy, programming and clinical practice, amid ‘unceasing’ public health challenges. In 1956, the Caribbean held its first major scientific meeting, organised by the Standing Advisory Committee for Medical Research in the British Caribbean. At the time, the Mayaro Virus, a dengue-like viral disease often called ‘jungle flu’ had just been identified as a new human disease agent by W.G
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Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Affordable Care Act, leaving it in place

Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Affordable Care Act, leaving it in place
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act on Thursday in a decision that will leave the law intact and save health care coverage for millions of Americans. The justices turned away a challenge from Republican-led states and the former Trump administration, which urged the justices to block the entire law.
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Dominic Cummings claims: Rees-Mogg defends Hancock as 'successful genius'

Dominic Cummings claims: Rees-Mogg defends Hancock as 'successful genius'
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: But Labour's leader says the health secretary is "hopeless" - and the prime minister is just as bad.
Sentiment: positive
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Supreme Court spares Obamacare from GOP challenge

Supreme Court spares Obamacare from GOP challenge
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Two of Trump's three appointees, Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett, joined the majority opinion, while the third, Neil Gorsuch, dissented.
Sentiment: positive
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How Working Dads Can Prioritize Self-Care

How Working Dads Can Prioritize Self-Care
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Four strategies.
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Democratic candidates for NYC mayor spar in feisty final debate

Democratic candidates for NYC mayor spar in feisty final debate
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The final debate, which took place in the iconic NYC studio that's home to "Saturday Night Live," covered topics such as policing, mental health and homelessness.
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Report: National Nutrition Incentive Program Assists 190 Organizations in Improving Community Nutrition, Health Outcomes

Report: National Nutrition Incentive Program Assists 190 Organizations in Improving Community Nutrition, Health Outcomes
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: OMAHA, NE / ACCESSWIRE / June 17, 2021 / The Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition, a nonprofit, independent research center, has released a report outlining the results from the first year of the Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program (GusNIP). The program supports nutrition incentive and produce prescription projects nationwide to decrease food insecurity, increase the purchase and consumption of fruits and vegetables, improve health
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WHO official urges faster supply of Covid vaccines to Africa as cases surge

WHO official urges faster supply of Covid vaccines to Africa as cases surge
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Several countries have run out as third wave sweeps continent, where fewer than one in 100 people have had jab
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The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?

The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The world is calling on China to cooperate with investigations into the source of SARS-CoV-2. Will this pressure be fruitful — or could it backfire?
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Brazen alleged kidnapping attempt in China sparks mental health conversation

Brazen alleged kidnapping attempt in China sparks mental health conversation
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: A woman in southern China is accused of trying to kidnap a small boy by hugging him and then publicly declaring that he is her child.
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Dominic Cummings claims: Rees-Mogg defends Hancock as 'successful genius'

Dominic Cummings claims: Rees-Mogg defends Hancock as 'successful genius'
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: But Labour's leader says the health secretary is "hopeless" - and the prime minister is just as bad.
Sentiment: positive
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Vietnam reports record 515 new Covid-19 cases

Vietnam reports record 515 new Covid-19 cases
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: HANOI — Vietnam's health ministry on Thursday (June 17) reported 515 new coronavirus cases, the highest number of new daily infections recorded since the virus was first detected in the country in January last year.
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Former Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush returns to entrepreneurship with new startup

Former Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush returns to entrepreneurship with new startup
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Jonathan Bush, the CEO and co-founder of Athenahealth, is a controversial figure in the controversial field of healthcare. Over two decades after he started the now-public healthcare company, Bush lost Athenahealth to Elliott Management, an activist investor that bought the company alongside Verita…
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World Health Organization suggests women aged 18 to 50 should stop drinking alcohol - Med Lifestyle.

World Health Organization suggests women aged 18 to 50 should stop drinking alcohol - Med Lifestyle.
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: After stating that women of reproductive age should not consume alcohol, the World Health Organization
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Over a billion records belonging to CVS Health exposed online

Over a billion records belonging to CVS Health exposed online
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The exposure is another example of misconfiguration that can impact security.
Sentiment: negative
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200,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines arrive in Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

200,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines arrive in Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The 200,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines purchased from China have arrived. The Ministry of Health, in a brief statement on social media, said the vaccines landed at the Piarco international airport just after 1.37 pm on Monday. Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh, Foreign and Caricom Affairs Minister Dr Amery Browne and China ambassador to Trinidad … Continue reading 200,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines arrive in Trinidad and Tobago
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The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?

The Mystery of the Origins of the Pandemic: Can It Be Solved?
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: It's still a mystery. How did the pandemic begin? There is the leading hypothesis among scientists: The virus hopped from an animal — possibly a bat —
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EXCLUSIVE: Google is downsizing its health team and moving employees to Fitbit as part of a major reorganization

EXCLUSIVE: Google is downsizing its health team and moving employees to Fitbit as part of a major reorganization
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Google Health is sending teams to Fitbit and Search in a reorganization affecting more than 130 employees, Insider has learned.
Sentiment: positive
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Public concern on human health impact of plastic pollution

Public concern on human health impact of plastic pollution
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The new study found that both Europeans and Australians were highly concerned about the human health impact of marine plastic pollution, ranking it top of 16 marine-related threats in terms of cause for concern, including chemical or oil spills, marine biodiversity loss and climate change related effects such as sea-level rise and ocean acidification.
Sentiment: negative
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UK refuses to commit to immediate reduction of legal air pollution levels

UK refuses to commit to immediate reduction of legal air pollution levels
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Failure to cut pollution levels to legal limits possibly contributed to death of Ella Kissi-Debrah, 9, from toxic air
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Disappointing trial of German-made CureVac coronavirus vaccine won’t hamper immunization at home – health ministry

Disappointing trial of German-made CureVac coronavirus vaccine won’t hamper immunization at home – health ministry
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The unsatisfactory trial results of the German-made Covid-19 vaccine will have no effect on the pace of the national immunization campaign, the country’s government has said.
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Australia limits AstraZeneca Covid jab to over-60s days after second blood clot death ‘likely linked’ to the vaccine

Australia limits AstraZeneca Covid jab to over-60s days after second blood clot death ‘likely linked’ to the vaccine
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The Australian Department of Health announced on Thursday that it will be limiting the AstraZeneca vaccine to over-60s, days after reports of the second death of someone who received the jab “likely linked” to blood clots.
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The G7 Upheld Vaccine Apartheid. Officials From the “Global South” Are Pushing Back.

The G7 Upheld Vaccine Apartheid. Officials From the “Global South” Are Pushing Back.
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: A summit of government ministers is trying to tackle the iniquities of Covid-19 vaccine distribution that could cost millions of lives.
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Many Bay Area residents have skipped their second vaccine shot. The delta variant makes that risky

Many Bay Area residents have skipped their second vaccine shot. The delta variant makes that risky
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Hundreds of thousands of Bay Area residents have skipped their second dose of coronavirus...
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What are the latest allegations in Dominic Cummings’ spat with Boris Johnson?

What are the latest allegations in Dominic Cummings’ spat with Boris Johnson?
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Here is a look at the claims from the former adviser.
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Hundreds of Indonesian healthcare workers contract COVID-19 despite vaccination, dozens hospitalised

Hundreds of Indonesian healthcare workers contract COVID-19 despite vaccination, dozens hospitalised
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: JAKARTA: More than 350 Indonesian doctors and healthcare workers have contracted COVID-19 despite being vaccinated with Sinovac and dozens have ...
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Dump Dogecoin: These Growth Stocks Are Ready to Blast Off

Dump Dogecoin: These Growth Stocks Are Ready to Blast Off
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Unlike Dogecoin, these fast-growing stocks could go to the moon.
Sentiment: positive
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NSW Covid update: Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travel

NSW Covid update: Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travel
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: A driver who transported flight crew has been diagnosed with the Delta coronavirus variant and was not vaccinated
Sentiment: positive
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Bariatric Surgery Works, But Isn't Offered To Most Teens Who Have Severe Obesity

Bariatric Surgery Works, But Isn't Offered To Most Teens Who Have Severe Obesity
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Experts now say the procedure is the most effective treatment for severe childhood obesity, which affects a growing number of kids. But stigma and insurers often stand in the way.
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WHO warns of fresh Indonesia surge fed by virus variants

WHO warns of fresh Indonesia surge fed by virus variants
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s president ordered authorities to speed up the country’s vaccination campaign as the World Health Organization wa...
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Denmark to immunise 12-15 year-olds against Covid-19 ahead of winter

Denmark to immunise 12-15 year-olds against Covid-19 ahead of winter
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Denmark to immunise 12-15 year-olds against Covid-19 ahead of winter
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Reversal of Fortunes: COVID Pandemic Adolescent Mental Health Study Reveals Turnaround Finding

Reversal of Fortunes: COVID Pandemic Adolescent Mental Health Study Reveals Turnaround Finding
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Summary: Young people with poor mental health took a turn for the better during the pandemic but those with good mental health saw a considerable decline, new research reveals. The first nationally representative evidence regarding the diverse impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on adolescent mental health in
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Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Thursday | CBC News

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Thursday | CBC News
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Summary: Japan on Thursday announced the easing of a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and six other areas from next week, with new daily cases falling just as the country begins final preparations for the Olympics starting in just over a month.
Sentiment: negative
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Japan to ease state of emergency, focus on Olympic spectators

Japan to ease state of emergency, focus on Olympic spectators
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Summary: Japan will ease emergency coronavirus restrictions in several prefectures including Tokyo while keeping some measures amid fears that the Olympics could trigger a surge in infections.
Sentiment: negative
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Over 350 Indonesian doctors contract Covid-19 despite Sinovac vaccination, dozens hospitalised

Over 350 Indonesian doctors contract Covid-19 despite Sinovac vaccination, dozens hospitalised
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Summary: More than 350 Indonesian doctors have contracted Covid-19 despite being vaccinated with Sinovac and dozens have been hospitalised, officials have said, as concerns rise about the efficacy of some vaccines against more virulent virus strains.
Sentiment: negative
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Man left fighting for life after contracting deadly West Nile Virus AND Covid in Spain as country fears...

Man left fighting for life after contracting deadly West Nile Virus AND Covid in Spain as country fears...
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Summary: A YOUNG man is in intensive care in a Spanish hospital as the country’s first confirmed case this year of a deadly virus spread by mosquitoes. Health chiefs confirmed the return of West Nile Virus …
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Nightclubs to reopen in July, says French health minister, as Covid-19 cases fall quicker than expected

Nightclubs to reopen in July, says French health minister, as Covid-19 cases fall quicker than expected
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Summary: The French minister of health has vowed to reopen nightclubs in July but insisted there would be specific requirements as the country recovers from a severe third wave of Covid-19.
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NYC mayor candidate Andrew Yang stirs anger with blunderous proposal to take ‘mentally ill’ people out of the streets

NYC mayor candidate Andrew Yang stirs anger with blunderous proposal to take ‘mentally ill’ people out of the streets
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Summary: New York City mayor candidate Andrew Yang has once again found himself on the receiving end of Twitter outrage after seemingly showing a dismissive attitude to people with mental health problems during a debate.
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Families grapple as India’s health bodies change COVID guidelines

Families grapple as India’s health bodies change COVID guidelines
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Summary: Health ministry last month dropped several popular drugs from its clinical protocol, sparking debate and confusion.
Sentiment: positive
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Weekly Health Quiz: Ticks, Exercise and a Vaccine Milestone

Weekly Health Quiz: Ticks, Exercise and a Vaccine Milestone
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Summary: Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
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Tanzania to request to join COVAX vaccine-sharing facility - WHO

Tanzania to request to join COVAX vaccine-sharing facility - WHO
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Summary: Tanzania hopes to join the COVAX global vaccine-sharing facility, the World Health Organisation said on Thursday, the latest sign it has changed tack following the death in March of COVID-19- and vaccine-sceptic president John Magufuli.
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Palestinian teen shot by Israeli troops in West Bank dies

Palestinian teen shot by Israeli troops in West Bank dies
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Summary: The Palestinian health ministry says a Palestinian teenager who was shot by Israeli troops in the West Bank a day earlier has died of his injuries
Sentiment: negative
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These communities remain at high risk for dangerous Covid-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns

These communities remain at high risk for dangerous Covid-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: The country continued this week on a path to reopening from the Covid-19 pandemic, with major population centers such as New York and California pulling back on restrictions following increased vaccinations and lowered infections.
Sentiment: positive
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Hundreds of vaccinated Indonesian health workers get COVID-19, dozens in hospital

Hundreds of vaccinated Indonesian health workers get COVID-19, dozens in hospital
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Summary: More than 350 doctors and medical workers have caught COVID-19 in Indonesia despite being vaccinated with Sinovac and dozens have been hospitalised, officials said, as concerns grow about the efficacy of some vaccines against more infectious variants.
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Black community has new option for health care: the church

Black community has new option for health care: the church
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Summary: MILWAUKEE (AP) — Every Sunday at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, the Rev. Joseph Jackson Jr. praises the Lord before his congregation. But since...
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Expression of Interest Requested and Submitted for Construction of Hospital Project in Madagascar

Expression of Interest Requested and Submitted for Construction of Hospital Project in Madagascar
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Summary: VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / June 17, 2021 / Minaean SP Construction Corp. (TSXV:MSP)(Frankfurt:NJA)(Berlin:NJA) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has submitted an Expression of Interest for the CONSTRUCTION OF A "SUPER SPECIALITY HOSPITAL" in Madagascar. Pursuant to a conference call with the Head and management team of Direction Generale en charge des Projets (DGPP) of Madagascar on March 2nd, 2021 discussing the Company's
Sentiment: positive
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Helen Clark slams WHO for opposing China travel bans, jury out on lab leak

Helen Clark slams WHO for opposing China travel bans, jury out on lab leak
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Summary: Countries that did nothing about travel early on made the pandemic impossible to stop, former NZ PM and the investigation into the virus said.
Sentiment: negative
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WHO slammed for ‘sexist’ alcohol advice

WHO slammed for ‘sexist’ alcohol advice
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The World Health Organisation has been accused of sexism after releasing a draft report that pushed for women of “child-bearing age” to be prevented from drinking alcohol.

Sentiment: negative
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UK pig farms doubled their use of antibiotics vital for humans

UK pig farms doubled their use of antibiotics vital for humans
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Summary: Overall use of drugs has fallen but treatments of a ‘critically important’ class rose from 2015 to 2019
Sentiment: positive
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Quarter of UK pupils attend schools where air pollution is over WHO limit

Quarter of UK pupils attend schools where air pollution is over WHO limit
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Estimated 3.4m children learn in unhealthy environment, says charity behind research
Sentiment: negative
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In poorest countries, surge combines with vaccine shortage

In poorest countries, surge combines with vaccine shortage
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Some of the most desperately poor countries in the world are seeing a two-headed crisis: a surge in COVID-19 cases and a critical shortage of vaccine
Sentiment: negative
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Clean Air Day 2021: Over a quarter of UK schools in areas of high pollution - CBBC Newsround

Clean Air Day 2021: Over a quarter of UK schools in areas of high pollution - CBBC Newsround
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Over 3.4 million UK children are learning in an unhealthy environment thanks to air pollution.
Sentiment: positive
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Will Ethereum Really Revolutionize The Health Care Industry? - The Good Men Project

Will Ethereum Really Revolutionize The Health Care Industry? - The Good Men Project
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Summary: -- Ethereum is a blockchain-based complex rendering a cryptocurrency named ether. The complex was originated by a Russian and Canadian programmer in 2013,
Sentiment: positive
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Burbank restaurant that defied COVID-19 shutdown orders is evicted

Burbank restaurant that defied COVID-19 shutdown orders is evicted
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Summary: Sheriff's deputies completed the lockout early Tuesday morning. The ex-wife of the saloon and grill owner initiated the eviction.
Sentiment: negative
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D'Youville opening health "Hub" to serve students, West Side neighbors

D'Youville opening health "Hub" to serve students, West Side neighbors
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Summary: A block party, including a scheduled tightrope walk by acclaimed high wire artist Nik Wallenda, was to be held Thursday afternoon in the Buffalo
Sentiment: positive
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