Telehealth can double nurses' workload

by Brian Consiglio-Missouri, 7 months ago

Telehealth doubles the tasks nurses must complete to assist patients with chronic diseases, a new study shows.

The U.S. Is Trying to Light the Match of Islamic Extremism in China’s Xinjiang

by Vijay Prashad and Jie Xiong, 7 months ago

This post is originally published on Citizen Truth by Vijay Prashad and Jie Xiong “Kashgar is a key location for the land and sea interface of the Belt and Road, connecting not only westward to West Asia, Europe, the Red Sea, and Africa, but also southward to the Indian Ocean through the port of Gwadar,” said Professor Li Bo of the China Research Institute, Fudan University. It is, he […] Read more at The U.S. Is Trying to Light the Match of Islamic Extremism in China’s Xinjiang

Right-Wing Extremism is on the Rise in Israel

by Ariel Gold, 7 months ago

This post is originally published on Citizen Truth by Ariel Gold After neo-Nazis marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, and then President Donald Trump responded by saying there were “good people on both sides,” people who abhor white supremacism stood up, took notice, and condemned the marchers. Anti-racists would be wise to do the same about the far-right march that took place last week in Jerusalem. The situation […] Read more at Right-Wing Extremism is on the Rise in Israel

Catholic Clergy Kidnapped in Haiti Released, Church Group Says

7 months ago

The Society of Priests of Saint Jacques did not say if a ransom had been paid for release of abductees

Having an epidural doesn't boost autism risk

by Erin Digitale-Stanford, 7 months ago

Epidural anesthesia, commonly administered for pain relief during labor, does not increase the risk for autism in children, a new study shows.

Blinken Heads to Ukraine Amid Russia's Recent Military Buildup Along Border

7 months ago

Trip aims to 'reaffirm unwavering US support for country's sovereignty and territorial integrity in face of Russia's ongoing aggression,' State Department says

Fix for asbestos in soil may risk nearby water

by Danielle Torrent Tucker-Stanford, 7 months ago

Experiments with asbestos fibers in soil indicate that efforts to prevent human exposure to the cancer-causing mineral may threaten water supplies.

India’s Daily COVID Count Climbs Toward 400,000

7 months ago

WHO says ‘the situation in India can happen anywhere’

Disneyland Opening Highlights California's COVID Turnaround

7 months ago

News comes as California boasts country's lowest rate of confirmed coronavirus infections

5 Arrested in Violent Robbery of Lady Gaga's Dogs

7 months ago

Detectives do not believe that thieves initially knew dogs belonged to pop star

How to tell if your college is trans-inclusive

7 months ago

Why didn't onlookers stop Derek Chauvin? Here's what research really shows about bystanders getting involved

7 months ago

Family meals are good for the grown-ups, too, not just the kids

7 months ago

From tulips and scrips to bitcoin and meme stocks – how the act of speculating became a financial mania

7 months ago

American cities have long struggled to reform their police – but isolated success stories suggest community and officer buy-in might be key

7 months ago

NASA Mars Helicopter Fails to Respond for 4th Flight

7 months ago

Engineers blame software issue, will try again Friday

NASA Mars Helicopter Fails to Respond for 4th Flight

7 months ago

Engineers blame software issue, will try again Friday

American Communities Unveil Plans to Battle Homeless Crisis Exacerbated by Pandemic

7 months ago

President Biden's American Rescue Plan Act, signed into law in March, calls for spending billions of dollars to help displaced and those at risk of becoming homeless

American Communities Unveil Plans to Battle Homeless Crisis Exacerbated by Pandemic

7 months ago

President Biden's American Rescue Plan Act, signed into law in March, calls for spending billions of dollars to help displaced and those at risk of becoming homeless

US Communities Unveil Plans to Battle Homeless Crisis

7 months ago

Biden administration funds programs to end homelessness

US Communities Unveil Plans to Battle Homeless Crisis

7 months ago

Biden administration funds programs to end homelessness

Biden to Help Amtrak Mark 50 Years on the Rails

7 months ago

He was a fixture on Amtrak trains when he was a US senator

Alarm Grows in Africa as it Watches India's COVID-19 Crisis

7 months ago

African officials worry about delays in vaccine deliveries caused by India's crisis

US Agency Reports ‘Insider Attacks’ on Afghan Forces Increased by 82%

7 months ago

Taliban insurgents posing as Afghan police or military personnel are mostly behind insider attacks

India’s Daily COVID Count Is Almost 400,000

7 months ago

WHO says ‘the situation in India can happen anywhere’

Florida Legislature Passes Bill Limiting Ballot Access

7 months ago

Activists say it's voter suppression

Florida Legislature Passes Bill Limiting Ballot Access

7 months ago

Activists say it's voter suppression

How the U.S. supports workers' rights around the world

by Leigh Hartman, 7 months ago

The U.S. fights for the rights of workers worldwide. Learn more about U.S. efforts to improve working conditions in countries around the world.

China’s Climate Goals ‘Realistic,’ ‘Ambitious’

7 months ago

Experts say Beijing’s goals may be achievable but point to delay in ramping up efforts

US Wants to Help India Produce Oxygen Fast

7 months ago

Washington has also promised to help India by providing it with vaccines


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