Monthly Archives: August 2022

Common COVID rebound; 2 children die after gene therapy; Over 10,000 cases of monkeypox

Note that some links may require registration or subscription. COVID-19 rebound is “surprisingly common” even without Paxlovid, but could be more severe after treatment with the antiviral. (Nature) A congressional committee has concluded that more than half a billion doses of COVID vaccine were wasted due to quality issues at …

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It’s the Pattolleos time of the year

August 12, 2022 | 05:34 IST It’s the Pattolleos time of the year August 15 is filled with festivities as Goa celebrates the Feast of Our Lady of the Assumption as well as India’s Independence Day. To add to this celebration is the annual ‘Pattoleanchem Fest’ which brings together the …

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Missouri budget makes smart investment in community health centers • Missouri Independent

Each year, National Health Centers Week provides an opportunity to highlight the contributions that Community Health Centers make to our communities. This year, we celebrate not only the exceptional care provided by Community Health Centers, but also the investments Missourians are making to keep this infrastructure strong. As the medical …

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Kenyan court to decide if it has right to hear Daniel Motaung v Meta case

Meta is preparing for a legal fight in a Kenyan court. A Kenyan court decides whether it has jurisdiction to hear the case against Meta, brought by Daniel Motaung. Motaung is a former employee of Sama, a Kenya-based company that moderates content on behalf of Facebook. He alleges that his …

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Should You Ever Get a Payday Loan?

If you’re short on cash between paychecks or have an unexpected financial emergency, a payday loan can be a tempting option to help make ends meet or access money quickly. However, these short-term loans, which typically mature on the next payday, are extremely risky. They come with very high interest …

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The United States and Rwanda: strategic partners

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will travel to Rwanda on August 11, where he will meet with senior government officials and civil society. The United States and Rwanda are cooperating on global and regional priorities, including ending the acute phase of the COVID-19 pandemic and investing in health systems, …

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On a mission to produce 5,000 Khadi national flags for free distribution this I-Day

At least five village panchayats in Tamil Nadu are said to fly the Khadi national flags exclusively produced by the Gandhigram Trust’s Avvai Ashram in Sivasailam on this Independence Day. Apparently inspired by the Centre’s ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign, the Gandhigram Trust, located in the southern district of Tirunelveli, …

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Jackson Heights Community Refrigerator Block Party Celebrates Two Years of Food for Those in Need – QNS.com

Residents come out for free activities and a food giveaway at Jackson Heights Block Party hosted by the local food pantry. (Photo by Adrian Childress) Subscribe to our amNY Sports e-Newsletter to get news and match coverage for your favorite teams About 150 people attended the Jackson Heights Block Party …

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Kenya Presidential Election: Live News and Updates

Voting in Nairobi on Tuesday.Credit…Luis Tato/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images NAIROBI, Kenya – One is the self-proclaimed champion of ‘hustler nation’. The other is a veteran leftist who is in his fifth bid for high office. Both are products of Kenya’s calcified and corrupt political system, but claim they can …

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The Premium Debate: Subscriber Comments Buy Now, Pay Later, and Buy Alcohol

Fresh concerns about our hospital buildings, how ‘buy now, pay later’ schemes could fuel addiction, and chills hit the country in the latest New Zealand Herald headlines. Video / NZ Herald OPINION: Kiwis spent about $1.7 billion on “buy now, pay later” services last year, but there are concerns that …

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J&J and Equal Pride celebrate “HIV heroes”

Johnson & Johnson has partnered with LGBTQIA+ media organization Equal Pride to celebrate 10 ‘HIV heroes’. The 10 individuals have dedicated their professional lives to advancing HIV/AIDS education, eliminating stigma and misinformation about the virus, and supporting the Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U) movement. J&J announced the winners ahead of the AIDS 2022 …

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Mental health problems have increased, but especially among teenage girls

Comment this story Comment The American Academy of Pediatrics recently declared a national emergency for child and adolescent mental health as rates of depression, anxiety, self-harm and suicidal thoughts soared during the pandemic. But young people’s mental health had been deteriorating for some time before the pandemic, as psychologists like …

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Community cares | News, Sports, Jobs

LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS Volunteers take a moment to pose in front of one of the trailers, loaded with supplies, heading for Kentucky. DUNNSTOWN – When a call for help goes out, the people of Clinton County respond. That was proven by ten on Sunday as a dozen volunteers helped load …

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Dave Ramsey says taking on this kind of debt is “like trying to get out of a sinking boat with a bucket full of holes”. Is he right?

Image source: Getty Images Is the finance guru wrong on this issue? Important points Dave Ramsey isn’t a fan of most types of debt. He doesn’t think you should take out a personal loan. The reality is that borrowing through a personal loan can sometimes be a wise decision for …

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Opinion: The two ways to fight monkeypox and end the stigma surrounding it

A recent CNN investigation found that amid a growing number of cases, some phlebotomists in the United States have refused to draw blood from patients suspected of monkeypox, preventing those patients from getting medically necessary and ordered tests. by a doctor. Still, the definition of “suspected monkeypox” and other details …

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SERP Trains 2,359 SHG Women Like Pashumitras

Hyderabad: The Society for the Eradication of Rural Poverty (SERP) trained 2,359 women from the self-help group and positioned them as Pashumitras, which is purely a self-employment program. Livestock (dairy/goats and sheep/backyard poultry) is a critical source of livelihood for the rural poor, especially women in Telangana. Telangana State is …

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National Night Out promotes community relations | News, Sports, Jobs

On Tuesday, Kish Park was overflowing with visitors, there to take part in the second Combined National Night, hosted by Mifflin County, Lewistown and Granville Township Regional Police. The same with Myers Park in Mifflintown – and similar locations across the state and country. The first National Night …

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Can Kenya’s youngest candidate lead the climate fight to power?

Ever since she was a little girl sitting in front of the radio listening to leaders such as Kenyan Nobel Prize-winning environmentalist Wangari Maathai and former US first lady Michelle Obama, Anita Soina knew she was going to try to change the world.She just didn’t know she would start so …

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RadCred launches contactless lending platform for bad credit loans

GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RadCred, a loan broker, is launching its contactless lending platform for bad credit loans. Since its inception, RadCred has become one of the top choices for people applying for short-term loans due to its fast and hassle-free services. RadCred acts as a …

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Coping with rising HIV cases

The fight against HIV/AIDS remains a formidable challenge. Positive cases have increased over the years. Forty new HIV cases (19 men and 21 women) were detected between January and June. This is the highest number of cases detected over a six-month period. We now know enough about HIV/AIDS and how …

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Community group calls for a ‘yes’ vote to raise property taxes, fund teacher raises and other needs

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Low salaries for seasoned teachers and more than 500 vacant teaching positions in Duval County public schools are just some of the reasons a community group is now pushing for Jacksonville to vote “yes” to increase tuition. property taxes. It’s an issue on the primary ballot in …

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Santa Ana directs millions of federal bailout funds to community services

Santa Ana just received an additional $64 million in federal coronavirus rescue funds in the bank this summer and city officials plan to spend a good chunk of it on community services and programs. City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday to appropriate the second half of $128 million in COVID …

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The backdrop to Kenya’s vote is anger over cost of living and debt

Comment this story Comment Kenyans will elect a new leader on August 9, with the race between Vice President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga too close to announce. Whoever wins will inherit a daunting set of problems: growing public anger at the soaring cost of living, rampant …

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Earned Wages Access Provider ZayZoon Raises $25.5M to Create Financial Flexibility and… | Your money

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ZayZoon, a voluntary benefits provider that allows employees in the United States to have immediate access to their earned wages when they need them, is pleased to announce a series of funding totaling $25.5 million in total to be announced, consisting of …

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Computer-developed cocktail for HIV treatment dramatically reduces risk of viral rebound

Using computational methods, the development of an HIV therapeutic cocktail based on the genetics of the virus has been shown to increase treatment efficacy. According to the results of a study published in eLife.1 By selecting specific combinations of bNAbs that analyze the genetics of the virus, computerized cocktails could …

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The swearing-in ceremony for the new ministers will take place today

BY Team DeputyAugust 2, 2022 7:18 p.m. GMT kolkata: New Bengal Cabinet Ministers will be sworn in at Raj Bhavan on Wednesday in the presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The governor of Bengal, La Ganeshan, will swear in the new ministers. Banerjee had announced on Monday that a small …

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What is Destiny 2’s biggest problem, according to the community?

Destiny 2 Bungie I’m no stranger to highlighting Destiny 2 issues and suggesting fixes, and while I might write an entire post on individual issues pretty much every day, I figured it would be interesting to sort out a recent topic i found asking the community what they thought was …

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Kenya crush Uganda to reclaim Victoria Cup

Final round matches were reduced to a mere formality after Kenya collected the required 13.5 points on matchday two to reclaim the trophy they last held in 2018. Kenya clinched their fourth Victoria Cup title after beating Uganda 21-5 at the close of the annual competition at Limuru Country Club …

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Proposed policies and funding efforts could end the HIV epidemic, experts say

By Bloomberg School of Public Health Staff Report / Published August 1, 2022 Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health contributed to a special issue of the Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethicsincluding studies and commentary that support a national program to improve access to pre-exposure prophylaxis, …

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Line Sensor Upgrades Support Power Grid Reliability

New technologies for monitoring power lines are emerging around the world, as part of ongoing efforts to strengthen the power grid and increase reliability and resilience. Utilities and other power transmission and distribution (T&D) system operators have made T&D upgrades a priority as power outages become more frequent due to …

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