Month: September 2021

Virtual and hybrid collaboration of the Indonesian Embassy on environment and health issues

Since September 2019, the Embassy has focused its work on disseminating good technical practices to local actors in order to be part of local development. It is quite optimistic that the activities carried out in collaboration with the Libyan side…

Torquay man with mental health issues died of fatal overdose

As journalists we have been asked if we “like” to write about death. This question is often asked by someone close to someone who has been the subject of a investigation. They are often distressed, angry and deeply hurt. They…

PDRF, experts address mental health issues for frontline people during pandemic – Philippines

SEPTEMBER 30, 2021, MANILA – The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) K3 Project in partnership with the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Aid Program recently hosted a virtual roundtable addressing the mental health issues of physicians frontline…

Parents list health and education issues in mask costume against Pennsbury

Three parents from Pennsbury have filed a lawsuit against the school district over its COVID-19 masking requirements. Athena Argyris, Bradford Child and Richard Mattis filed a lawsuit Sept. 24 in the Bucks County Common Plea Court. Each parent alleges that…

Civil servants and mental health issues

By guest writer As mental health globally gains ground as a serious public health burden with an annual commemoration on October 10, the main focus has been on clients, victims and survivors of social issues such as wars, victims and…

Vice President Calls for AI Solutions in Agriculture, Health, Education, IT News, ET CIO

Jaipur, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday called for harnessing the potential of breakthrough technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver benefits to people and improve their quality of life. Naidu urged educational institutions, researchers and developers to come…

Parents worried about state health survey aimed at addressing youth health issues

COLORADO SPRINGS – Some parents are raising concerns about a state health investigation. The Healthy Kids Colorado Survey is the state’s only comprehensive survey of the health and well-being of young people. This is an anonymous, voluntary survey of middle…

Instagram Triggers Teenage Mental Health Problems

Key points to remember Facebook’s own researchers know Instagram has mental health consequences, especially for teenage girls, but hasn’t clearly addressed it in public. Clinicians see the consequences play out for their clients, particularly through social comparison, eating disorders and…

Common mosquito pesticides worsen health problems associated with Zika virus

(Beyond pesticides, Sept. 28, 2021) A widely used mosquito pesticide could exacerbate the effect of Zika virus on fetal brain development, according to a study published by an international team of scientists in the journal Environmental pollution. Pyriproxyfen, an insect…

Leaving home for college may increase mental health problems – The Oakland Press

This year, college and university students will face unprecedented stress as school officials once again welcome people to campuses amid the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic due to the Delta variant . Moving from home to live on campus or…