‘Makes it too difficult’: Mental health worker shortage continues as need grows

Pittsboro, NC (WTVD) – When the school year began, Dr. Karen Barbie knew she was going to be busy. Barbee operates Renaissance Wellness Services, which provides mental health services primarily in public schools. “I remember warning my staff at the beginning of the school year in August that we would see an increase in services, … Read more

North Korea reports first outbreak of COVID-19, orders shutdown in ‘most severe emergency’

North Korea declares ‘most dangerous national emergency’ The possibility of an “unprecedented crisis” for Kim Jong-un – expert The isolated country rejected the international offer of the vaccine No North Korean civilians are believed to have been vaccinated SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea on Thursday confirmed the first outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, calling it … Read more

Stocks turn red in choppy session, yields fall after US inflation data

NEW YORK/MILAN (Reuters) – Wall Street stocks fell sharply, along with Treasury yields, in a volatile session on Wednesday, as oil prices soared and investors worried about the prospect of an economic slowdown. US stock indices moved up and down after US data showed higher-than-expected core inflation, excluding items such as oil prices. Some investors … Read more

The US Congress plans about an additional $40 billion to help Ukraine and the COVID-19 wait

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Congressional Democrats have agreed to pay $39.8 billion in additional aid to Ukraine, two sources familiar with the proposal said on Monday, easing concerns that a vote delay could disrupt the flow of U.S. weapons to the Kyiv government. The House can pass the plan, which exceeds President Joe Biden’s request … Read more

‘Like a prison’: Beijing and Beijing tighten restrictions on the spread of the Corona virus

Shanghai is asking some to stay home, not to receive deliveries Part of the push to eliminate infection by late May – sources The Chinese capital, Beijing, imposes the most severe restrictions so far Lawyers question the legality of the crackdown as anger grows China’s export growth weakest in two years, the currency is falling … Read more

Analysis: Shanghai coronavirus crisis shines political spotlight on Xi’s key ally

Shanghai Party Secretary Li Qiang speaks at the opening ceremony of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai, China, July 9, 2020. REUTERS/Ali Song Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING (Reuters) – If Shanghai’s Communist Party chief Li Qiang is dealt a political blow over the city’s struggle to … Read more

Beijing restricts public transportation as COVID spreads in China

Beijing closes more than 60 metro stations and 158 bus lines Zhengzhou to impose severe COVID restrictions next week Shanghai is finding it difficult to break out of the month-long lockdown BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s capital Beijing on Wednesday shut down dozens of metro stations and bus lines in its drive to stem the spread … Read more

US manufacturing activity slows in more than a year and a half as workers quit

An employee works on an assembly line at electric car plant startup Rivian Automotive in Normal, Illinois, US, April 11, 2022. Photo taken April 11, 2022. REUTERS/Kamel Krzaczynski Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The ISM manufacturing index fell to 55.4 in March Manufacturers report an increase in worker resignations mixed … Read more

India is investing billions to create a strong healthcare system

Earlier this month, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi renewed his commitment to making Indian healthcare world-class. In a thread on TwitterPrime Minister Modi celebrated World Health Day: “The Government of India is working tirelessly to strengthen India’s health infrastructure. The focus is on ensuring quality and affordable healthcare for our citizens. It is a matter … Read more

Apple Watch is a promising project in healthcare technology

Without a doubt, Apple has become a staple in the home all over the world. Notably, the Apple Watch captured the lion’s share of the smart watch market: in search reportsIn the fourth quarter of 2020, the Apple Watch accounted for nearly 40% of smartphone watch sales, while Samsung came in second, with only 10% … Read more