How to Deal With the Emotional Impact of Coronary Artery Disease

Bill Sylvester has known most of his life that his heart could one day give him trouble. His family’s history of heart disease goes back at least three generations. His mother, three uncles, and two grandparents all died of the illness before age 65. Sylvester, a 63-year-old custom baseball bat maker in Big Bear, CA, … Read more

Barbie, LEGO Diversity Goals Have Big Impact on Girls of Color

Oct. 28, 2021 — Last year, on a trip to Disney Springs, the shopping complex at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL, Brianna Watson, a wife and motherhood blogger, and her then-3-year-old daughter, Ari, walked by the Lego Store, where Mickey Mouse, Maleficent, and other characters were featured in Lego form. “I want some!” … Read more

Digital Refresh: Studying CX impact in post Covid scenarios – ET HealthWorld

By Jacqueline P Mundkur This year as we in India shrug-off the dampening effects of the pandemic, we head into the festive season with cautious optimism. Festivals are anyway a time to refresh and recharge and this optimism stems from reliable forecasts, which suggest that consumers will be more apt to loosen their purse strings … Read more

Sweeping New Vaccine Mandates Will Impact Most U.S. Workers

A host of other professional groups, including the American Medical Association and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, also issued statements of support for Biden’s plan. But the plan was not well received by all. “I will pursue every legal option available to the state of Georgia to stop this blatantly … Read more

India Today impact: Crumbling ward at Darbhanga hospital vacated

Days after India Today TV reported that Covid patients were being treated in a crumbling building in Bihar’s Darbhanga, the hospital authorities shifted the patients to a safer location. Crumbling Covid ward at the Darbhanga Medical College Hospital in Bihar | India Today image Over 100 Covid-19 patients, who were being treated in a dilapidated … Read more

What does it mean to invest ‘ethically’ or with ‘impact’?

LONDON: Demand for funds which cherry pick investments with strong environmental, social or governance (ESG) credentials has surged in recent years. Many of these funds include terms such as ‘ethical’ or ‘impact‘ in their names. But what do these words actually mean? Below is a glossary of the key terms often used to describe investment … Read more

Even a Little Coffee in Pregnancy May Impact Newborn’s Weight

“This reduction in birth weight is within the range we see in reductions of birth weight among women who smoke during pregnancy,” Gleason said, noting that smokers tend to deliver babies an average 1.8 to 7 ounces lighter than those of nonsmokers. The findings were published online March 25 in JAMA Network Open. … Read more