Low childhood polio vaccination rate in some areas of New York, increasing risk of outbreak

Low childhood polio vaccination rate in some areas of New York, increasing risk of outbreak

Nurse Lydia Fulton prepares to administer the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine, as well as a vaccine used to help prevent diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, and polio diseases at the Clinic children’s primary care in Minneapolis, MN. Courtney Perry | The Washington Post | fake images The childhood polio vaccination rate is as low as … Read more

Google workers petition management for equitable abortion benefits

Google workers petition management for equitable abortion benefits

Bambi Okugawa is a data center technician at one of Google’s data centers in a US state with one of the country’s strictest abortion bans: Tennessee. The state will ban abortions starting at six weeks, with no exceptions for rape or incest, on August 25 due to a “trigger law.” If necessary, Okugawa could get … Read more

Judge to hear Trump’s arguments to release Mar-a-Lago search affidavit – live | united states politics

Judge to hear Trump’s arguments to release Mar-a-Lago search affidavit – live |  united states politics

The FBI Mar-a-Lago search affidavit on August 8 would shed more light on what led federal agents to the Florida property, and the Justice Department has already said it is not comfortable with being make public. “The affidavit would serve as a roadmap for the government’s ongoing investigation, providing specific details about its direction and … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy hosts talks with UN chief, Turkey’s leader

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy hosts talks with UN chief, Turkey’s leader

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — As a potential power broker, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will use his first visit to Ukraine since the war began nearly six months ago to seek ways to expand the export of grain from Europe’s breadbasket to the needy of the world. UN Secretary-General António Guterres will use his visit … Read more

Turkey surprises markets with rate cut despite near 80% inflation

Turkey surprises markets with rate cut despite near 80% inflation

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan arrives at a NATO summit in Madrid, Spain, on June 29, 2022. Sweet Nachos | Reuters Turkey’s central bank surprised markets on Thursday by cutting its benchmark policy rate, despite inflation in the country hovering near 80%. The currency of the country, the liraslipped 0.9% against the dollartrading at more than … Read more

Russia warns radioactive material from nuclear plant could cover Europe

Russia warns radioactive material from nuclear plant could cover Europe

Rescuers from the Ukrainian Emergencies Ministry attend an exercise in the city of Zaporizhzhia on August 17, 2022, in case of a possible nuclear incident at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant located near the city. Dimitar Dilkoff | AFP | fake images The Russian Defense Ministry warned on Thursday that if an accident occurs at … Read more

Monkeypox and Sex: NPR

Monkeypox and Sex: NPR

People line up to get the monkeypox vaccine. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide title toggle title Spencer Platt/Getty Images People line up to get the monkeypox vaccine. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Men who have sex with men remain overwhelmingly the people most affected by monkeypox, according to World Health Organization. And that has caused some roadblocks when … Read more

COVID can cause brain fog and dementia two years after infection: study

COVID can cause brain fog and dementia two years after infection: study

The face of people who have had COVID-19 increased neurological risks and psychiatric conditions such as brain fogpsychosis, seizures, and dementia up to two years after infection. Driving the news: That’s according to a new large-scale study from the University of Oxford that also found that anxiety and depression were more common after COVID, although … Read more