HEALTH: Drinking Jumps During Pandemic, Especially in Young Women
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HEALTH: Drinking Jumps During Pandemic, Especially in Young Women

Nov. 23, 2021 — Beth L (not her real name), a children’s book editor, used to enjoy her evening cocktail with her husband after they both got home from work and the baby was asleep. But everything changed during the pandemic. “Suddenly, there was no ‘getting home from work’ because I was working from home,…

FRONT PAGE: Impact Of Pandemic, Discrimination Contribute To Fewer Infant Vaccinations
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FRONT PAGE: Impact Of Pandemic, Discrimination Contribute To Fewer Infant Vaccinations

Newswise — STONY BROOK, NY,  Embargoed Until November 22, 2021, 10:00 AM, EST– A new study summarized in a research letter published in JAMA Pediatrics reveals that a number of factors, including negative impacts from the pandemic during pregnancy, health care experiences, and reports of discrimination, made it less likely that infants received their recommended…

VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?
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VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?

Henry Ford once said, “anyone who keeps learning stays young.”Throughout my career, I’ve had the good fortune to work with and learn from many wise, talented professionals. Some colleagues shared their technical knowledge or helpful productivity tips and many offered sage advice. One mentor’s memorable suggestion came in the form of a challenge — try…

RUSSIA NEWS: What are Iran’s benefits from its alliances with Russia, China and China?
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RUSSIA NEWS: What are Iran’s benefits from its alliances with Russia, China and China?

RUSSIA NEWS: Some believe that Iran’s much-anticipated nuclear agreement with the west, Russia, and China will reduce its regional influence. However, those who believe that this is true ignore the enormous implications of Tehran’s trilateral relations with Beijing and Moscow. According to another school, the possibility exists that Iran’s sanctions could be lifted as a…

FRONT PAGES: A New Study Shows That Healthcare Provider Biases Can Impact Patients’ Access To Preventative HIV Drugs
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FRONT PAGES: A New Study Shows That Healthcare Provider Biases Can Impact Patients’ Access To Preventative HIV Drugs

Newswise — WASHINGTON­ (Nov. 8, 2021) — A new study published today reveals systematic biases among primary and HIV care providers about people who inject drugs and how those biases may impact access to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), a preventive, prescription-based medication that significantly reduces the risk of HIV infection through sexual behavior and injection practices.Patients’…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP – Nine New NC IDEA SEED Grant Recipients Have Been Announced – WRAL Tech Wire
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP – Nine New NC IDEA SEED Grant Recipients Have Been Announced – WRAL Tech Wire

DURHAM – There are nine new NC IDEA SEED grant recipients from across the state of North Carolina. NC IDEA announced the SEED grant awards, which come with a $50,000 non-dilutive grant with the goal of providing early stage startup companies based in North Carolina with funding designed to enable more rapid growth. According to NC…

FBI NEWS: FBI: The United States Faces Equal Threats From Domestic Extremists And Islamic State – The Organization For World Peace
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FBI NEWS: FBI: The United States Faces Equal Threats From Domestic Extremists And Islamic State – The Organization For World Peace

FBI: U.S. Faces Equal Threats from Domestic Extremists and Islamic State nOn Wednesday, security officials told Congress that U.S. law enforcement and security agencies believe domestic extremists pose as great of a threat as Islamic State militants. Right-wing extremist activity has been on the rise in recent years, emerging from factors including political polarization and…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia celebrates Fyodor Dostoevsky’s 200th birthday
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russia celebrates Fyodor Dostoevsky’s 200th birthday

RUSSIA NEWS: RUSSIA NEWS: Virtually, every city or province honors the writer. On this day in 1821, Fyodor Dostoevsky was born in Moscow into the family of an army doctor who worked at a hospital for the poor. Dostoevsky left school in Moscow to join the army. He studied engineering in St. Petersburg where he…

TEXAS NEWS: First Hispanic Female Firefighter In North Texas Retires From Dallas Fire Rescue – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
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TEXAS NEWS: First Hispanic Female Firefighter In North Texas Retires From Dallas Fire Rescue – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Elizabeth Hilton, now retired, walked through the Dallas Fire-Rescue training facility where her firefighting career began in 1992. “It all started here,” Hilton said. “It was an amazing start and an amazing ending.” Vince SimsFirefighter’s turnout gear inside Dallas Fire-Rescue training facilityHilton said it’s been a great job. “I love this,” Hilton said. “I love…

DISNEY PARKS NEWS: Special Delivery For Our Disney Aspire Graduates
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DISNEY PARKS NEWS: Special Delivery For Our Disney Aspire Graduates

After three years of the Disney Aspire program, hundreds of cast members are trading in their notepads for diplomas as they graduate and complete their studies. Last month, we shared our Ultimate Disney Aspire Grad Pack—a one-of-a-kind, celebration-in-a-box exclusive to those who successfully earn a high school diploma, Associate, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree through our…

CBS VIACOM NEWS: WHEN AL STRUGGLES WITH THE COLLEGE CLASS HE IS TAKING, RILEY TAKES IT UPON HIMSELF TO GO SPEAK TO HIS FRIEND’S PROFESSOR, ON “UNITED STATES OF AL,” THURSDAY, NOV. 18)
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CBS VIACOM NEWS: WHEN AL STRUGGLES WITH THE COLLEGE CLASS HE IS TAKING, RILEY TAKES IT UPON HIMSELF TO GO SPEAK TO HIS FRIEND’S PROFESSOR, ON “UNITED STATES OF AL,” THURSDAY, NOV. 18)

WHEN AL STRUGGLES WITH THE COLLEGE CLASS HE IS TAKING, RILEY TAKES IT UPON HIMSELF TO GO SPEAK TO HIS FRIEND’S PROFESSOR, ON “UNITED STATES OF AL,” THURSDAY, NOV. 18 John Ross Bowie Guest Stars as Professor Williams, Al’s Psychology Instructor Rachel Bay Jones Returns as Lois, Art’s Girlfriend “College / Pohantoon” – When Al…

CRYPTOCURRENCY: Is ‘Bitcoin Season’ Real Or A Maximalist Theory? – Cointelegraph
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CRYPTOCURRENCY: Is ‘Bitcoin Season’ Real Or A Maximalist Theory? – Cointelegraph

With Bitcoin (BTC) continuing to hold ground above the all-important $60,000 psychological threshold for two weeks running, a growing chorus of voices seems to be echoing the sentiment that the market may be in the midst of another “Bitcoin season.” This basically refers to a window of time where money flows from various altcoins back into…

BUSINESS: Divine Mercy University Announces Two New Study Concentrations For The Online Master’s In Psychology Program
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BUSINESS: Divine Mercy University Announces Two New Study Concentrations For The Online Master’s In Psychology Program

    STERLING, VA, November 02, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — As Divine Mercy University (DMU) looks toward the future to accommodate the demands of the real world, it has added two new study tracks to the online Master’s in Psychology program: Human Service Counseling and Self-Design. These new study options expand career options available to students while equipping…

BUSINESS: Lavida Massage Opens New Location In Grayson/Loganville, GA
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BUSINESS: Lavida Massage Opens New Location In Grayson/Loganville, GA

Loganville, GA, November 01, 2021 –(PR.com)– LaVida Massage is delighted to announce the opening of a new center located at 2715 Loganville Hwy, Ste. 310 Loganville, GA on October 11, 2021.“We are so excited to be opening this new location!” says Mark Davis, CEO. “After these last 18 months, so many people are looking to relax…

BUSINESS: Kevin Goodman Announces His Candidacy To Be An Indiana State Representative
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BUSINESS: Kevin Goodman Announces His Candidacy To Be An Indiana State Representative

Paoli, IN, November 01, 2021 –(PR.com)– Kevin Goodman, of Springville, has announced his candidacy for the seat of Indiana State Representative of District 65. On October 4, 2021, new district boundaries were approved for District 65. District 65 now covers all of Lawrence County, the southwest portion of Jackson County, most of the western portion of…

IDAHO NEWS: Challenges For Homeless Students Intensified By Idaho Housing Boom, COVID – Idaho Press-Tribune
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IDAHO NEWS: Challenges For Homeless Students Intensified By Idaho Housing Boom, COVID – Idaho Press-Tribune

This is the first story in a three-part series produced by Idaho Education News about how the state’s homeless children and families faced unique challenges in the past two years. This series spotlights how Idaho educators are making extraordinary efforts to meet their needs. Look for the series to continue next week with stories about…

BUSINESS: Dr. Travis Sample, Col. was selected by IAOTP for the Lifetime Achievement Award of Education
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BUSINESS: Dr. Travis Sample, Col. was selected by IAOTP for the Lifetime Achievement Award of Education

.Dr. Travis Sample. The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for Education to Professor Emeritus of Shenandoah University. Dr. Travis Sample (Col. The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in Education to Professor Emeritus of Shenandoah University for his exceptional leadership, dedication and…

BUSINESS: Canyon Country, CA Author Publishes Apocalypse Novel
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BUSINESS: Canyon Country, CA Author Publishes Apocalypse Novel

What Lurks in the Shadows, a new book by S. C. Shannon, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. The end of the world has come, and Grace has a front-row seat. Grace’s suburban life is now a struggle to survive. As she and her family adjust to their new lives, another threat appears.…

BUSINESS: Purple Appoints Jack Roddy Chief People Officer
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BUSINESS: Purple Appoints Jack Roddy Chief People Officer

LEHI, Utah, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Purple Innovation, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPL) (“Purple”), a leader in comfort innovation and the creator of the renowned Purple® Mattress with its proprietary GelFlex Grid, today announced that Jack Roddy has been appointed as Chief People Officer, with responsibility for the company’s human resources, company culture, talent acquisition and…

RELIGION: California wants to force stores to have sections for “non-gender” toys
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RELIGION: California wants to force stores to have sections for “non-gender” toys

On Saturday, California became the first state in the United States to adopt a law requiring large retail stores to have gender-neutral toy sections. The bill was signed by Governor Gavin Newson. The measure, which takes effect in 2024, says that retail stores with 500 or more employees must sell toys and childcare products outside…

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