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6/10/2021 Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit US Senate Press Releases Press Release Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit Tackling plastic pollution is an opportunity for America to lead and to protect public health and crucial ecosystems Wednesday, June 9, 2021Washington, D.C. ‚Ai With a G7 ...
6/10/2021 Lawmakers Pressure Newsom to ‚ÄòStep Up‚Äô on Racism as a Public Health Issue Kaiser Health News ... Public Health Issue Angela Hart Kaiser Health News Jun 10, 2021 Updated 49 min agoSACRAMENTO ‚Ai After the killing last year of George Floyd, a Black man, by a white Minneapolis police officer, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers declared racism a public health crisis. The governors of Michigan and Nevada quickly followed, as have legislative bodies in Minnesota, Virginia and Washington, D.C.Yet California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who governs one ...
6/10/2021 Republicans rebel against a powerful anti-opioid tool Politico ... public health experts are increasingly warning. West Virginia, which has been ground zero for the deadly opioid epidemic, this spring approved sweeping new requirements that have already forced the planned closure of one needle exchange program and left the future of several others in doubt. The needle exchange in Washington state‚Aos Grays Harbor County, a purple region that twice voted for former President Donald Trump, shut down after the ...
6/10/2021 Fauci says attacks on him are 'attacks on science' Washington Examiner ... public health official and a scientist, you're really attacking, not only Dr. Anthony Fauci, you're attacking science. And anybody that looks at what's going on clearly sees that.""A lot of what you‚Aore seeing as attacks on me, quite frankly, are attacks on science."Dr. Anthony Fauci hit back at his critics and claimed "science and the truth are being attacked." pic.twitter.com/5NXBOh9LFF‚Ai Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) June 9 ...
6/9/2021 Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit US Senate Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit Merkley, Lowenthal, Bonamici Lead Bicameral Effort to Push Biden Administration to Tackle Explosion of Plastic Pollution at G7 Summit Tackling plastic pollution is an opportunity for America to lead and to protect public health and crucial ecosystemsWashington, D.C. ‚Ai With a G7 Summit just around the corner, Merkley, along with ...
6/9/2021 Vaccinations More Urgent as Variant That Crippled India Shows Up in the U.S. ... public health agency that shows two doses of the vaccines made by Pfizer and AstraZeneca are 88 percent effective in preventing symptomatic disease caused by the new variant, also known as Delta. He added that the Pfizer data would be similar for Moderna's product, which also is an mRNA vaccine, the Washington Post reported.But just one shot only offers just 33 percent protection, the data shows, a reminder of ...
6/9/2021 Vaccinations More Urgent as Variant That Crippled India Shows Up in the U.S. U.S. News & World Report ... public health agency that shows two doses of the vaccines made by Pfizer and AstraZeneca are 88 percent effective in preventing symptomatic disease caused by the new variant, also known as Delta. He added that the Pfizer data would be similar for Moderna's product, which also is an mRNA vaccine, the Washington Post reported.But just one shot only offers just 33 percent protection, the data shows, a reminder of ...
6/9/2021 Cystic fibrosis foundation consensus statements for the care of cystic fibrosis lung transplant recipients - PubMed National Institutes of Health ... of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland. 2 Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madision School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin. 3 Division of Respirology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. 4 Division ... 12 Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. 13 Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. 14 Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Lipid Research, Washington University ...
6/9/2021 Families divided by border closure, watch reopening plans ‚Äì KIRO 7 News Seattle Gov. Jay Inslee sent a letter to the secretary of state and secretary of Homeland Security, asking them to reopen the U.S.- Canada Border.‚AuWashington State has taken a science-based approach to the pandemic and has enacted public health measures that prioritize safety and protect the lives of Washingtonians. Because of rising vaccination rates, Washington State has a plan to reopen our economy statewide by June 30,‚Au wrote ...
6/9/2021 Democracy on a Ventilator | The Nation ... by then-President Donald Trump ransacked the building in an attack on democracy and the sanctity of the vote. As Washington reopens, it‚Aos easy to celebrate survival, though it‚Aos hard to claim real ... other place in the country has‚Aia lockdown for a public health crisis and a crisis of democracy. After January 6, tanks had rolled into town. Twenty-six thousand National Guard troops were amassed. Surrounding ...
6/9/2021 What should vaccinated parents with unvaccinated kids do? ... Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. She‚Aos author the forthcoming ‚AuLifelines: A Doctor‚Aos Journey in the Fight for Public Health‚Au and significant in this case ‚Ai also the mother of two young kids.CNN: Are kids at risk from Covid-19?Dr. Leana Wen: While children are much less likely to become severely ill from Covid-19, they can contract it and become sick from ...
6/9/2021 What should vaccinated parents with unvaccinated kids do? ... Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. She‚Aos author the forthcoming ‚AuLifelines: A Doctor‚Aos Journey in the Fight for Public Health‚Au and significant in this case ‚Ai also the mother of two young kids.CNN: Are kids at risk from Covid-19?Dr. Leana Wen: While children are much less likely to become severely ill from Covid-19, they can contract it and become sick from ...
6/9/2021 What should vaccinated parents with unvaccinated kids do? - Local News 8 ... Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. She‚Aos author the forthcoming ‚AuLifelines: A Doctor‚Aos Journey in the Fight for Public Health‚Au and significant in this case ‚Ai also the mother of two young kids.CNN: Are kids at risk from Covid-19?Dr. Leana Wen: While children are much less likely to become severely ill from Covid-19, they can contract it and become sick from ...
6/9/2021 Marion Public Health seeks to increase teen COVID-19 vaccinations View Comments As more children spend time with friends, go off to camp or participate in sports this summer, Marion Public Health is dedicated to providing a more normalized experience for them. The agency held vaccination clinics at five schools Monday morning in the Marion City Schools district: Grant Middle School as well as George Washington, McKinley, Hayes and Taft elementary schools. Nursing director Sarah Nicewaner said each location had ...
6/9/2021 Marion Public Health seeks to increase teen COVID-19 vaccinations View Comments As more children spend time with friends, go off to camp or participate in sports this summer, Marion Public Health is dedicated to providing a more normalized experience for them. The agency held vaccination clinics at five schools Monday morning in the Marion City Schools district: Grant Middle School as well as George Washington, McKinley, Hayes and Taft elementary schools. Nursing director Sarah Nicewaner said each location had ...
6/9/2021 Senator Murray: President Biden's Health Department Budget Offers ‚ÄúRoadmap for Progress‚Äù US Senate ... Murray: President Biden‚Aos Health Department Budget Offers ‚AuRoadmap for Progress‚Au Jun 09 2021 Budget proposes increased investments in public health, biomedical research, health equity, mental health and substance use disorders, women‚Aos health ... a roadmap for progress for the years to come.‚Au (Washington, D.C.) ‚Ai Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) chaired a hearing of the Senate Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies ...
6/7/2021 Washington Rep. Newhouse: ‚ÄòTime has come‚Äô for Dr. Fauci to step down June 7, 2021 at 5:18 am Dr. Anthony Fauci. (Getty Images)The recent release of Dr. Anthony Fauci‚Aos emails from early on in the pandemic have led to a flurry of questions regarding the origins of COVID-19 virus. Those are also questions that Washington Rep. Dan Newhouse believes should be the final straw for Fauci‚Aos role as a national leader in public health.Marshawn Lynch sits down ...
5/31/2021 Leading scientist says that without a full investigation of lab leak theory, the world will face 'covid-26 and covid-32' Seattle Times ... Washington PostA prominent scientist on Sunday added his voice to the growing number of experts calling for a full investigation into the origins of covid-19, saying the future of public health is at stake.‚AuThere‚Aos going to be covid-26 and covid-32 unless we fully understand the origins of covid-19,‚Au Peter Hotez, a professor of pediatrics and molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor University ...
5/31/2021 Leading scientist: Without full investigation of lab leak theory, the world will face ‚ÄòCOVID-26 and COVID-32‚Äô ... Washington Post Email Writer ShareA prominent scientist on Sunday added his voice to the growing number of experts calling for a full investigation into the origins of COVID-19, saying the future of public health is at stake.‚AuThere‚Aos going to be COVID-26 and COVID-32 unless we fully understand the origins of COVID-19,‚Au Peter Hotez, a professor of pediatrics and molecular virology and microbiology ...
5/31/2021 Leading scientist says that without a full investigation of lab leak theory, the world will face 'COVID-26 and COVID-32' Leading scientist says that without a full investigation of lab leak theory, the world will face 'COVID-26 and COVID-32' By Steven Zeitchik The Washington Post May 30, 2021 SaveA prominent scientist on Sunday added his voice to the growing number of experts calling for a full investigation into the origins of covid-19, saying the future of public health is at stake."There's going to be covid ...
5/31/2021 Preventing Youth Smoking: Over Half of Countries Have Made No Progress Physicians Weekly ... Washington Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, and colleagues.Their findings were published online May 27 in the journal Lancet Public Health .In an email exchange with BreakingMED , Gakidou noted that one promising finding from the study is that despite the lack of progress in some nations, significant reductions in youth smoking have been achieved in both economically advantaged and disadvantaged areas.‚AuThis demonstrates that progress is possible in ...
5/31/2021 ‚ÄòStride boldly through the portal of the pandemic‚Äô ... lessons learned Julie L. Gerberding, MD, addresses the Class of 2020 at the 159th Commencement May 30. (Photo: Danny Reise/Washington University) SHARE ‚AuAnother better world.‚Au Three words that Julie L. Gerberding, MD, implored ... her entire career at the forefront of infectious disease and public health ‚Ai including the current fight against COVID-19.In a most unique and unprecedented day, the university was finally able to celebrate on ...
5/28/2021 Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates explore changes to charitable foundation ... foundation Reuters 08:30 AM 08:30 AM BdST A welcome plaque is pictured outside the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle, Washington, US May 5, 2021. REUTERS Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates are discussing changes ... one of the most powerful and influential forces in global public health with spending of more than $50 billion over the past two decades. More stories ...
5/27/2021 There's a powerful network challenging vaccine mandates nationwide ‚Äî 5/26/21 ... Wisconsin COVID-19 Update newsletter, and please consider becoming a member to support our nonprofit journalism. Today we highlight a Washington Post profile of a law firm connected to the anti-vaccine movement ‚Ai part ... was made available in an expedited process permitted during a public health emergency ‚Ai and, likewise, whether schools may require the shots for students, faculty and staff members in the same way many require familiar ...
5/27/2021 Xiomara Francis Office of Access and Academic Enrichment Contact 518-442-5175 About Xiomara Francis earned her bachelor‚Aos degree in community health education from Howard University in Washington, D.C. At Howard, she learned the necessary personal and professional skills to become a leader in her community. She also interned with Morehouse College‚Aos Project Imhotep, conducting public health research. Ms. Francis is currently working toward earning a master‚Aos degree in public health ...