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Wired

Covid-19 Will Accelerate the AI Health Care Revolution

3 days ago

The Covid-19 research challenge, also hosted on Kaggle, aims to provide a broad range of insights about the pandemic, including its natural history, transmission data and diagnostic criteria for the virus, and lessons from previous epidemiological studies to … [+4741 chars]

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Lifehacker.com

How to Get Your Child the Mental Health Care They Need

5 days ago

Marie had been helping her 10-year-old navigate an escalating pattern of acting out against himself and his family when things came to a head in one of his therapy sessions. He threatened to hurt himself, and the provider advised us to take him to the emergen… [+11024 chars]

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BBC News

Ricky Hatton: Former world champion on overcoming mental health struggles

5 days ago

Ricky Hatton, who retired from boxing in 2012 with a record of 45 wins and three defeats, now works as a trainer "If a boxer can come out and say they're struggling and crying every day, it's going to make a huge difference. Having gone through it, I now see… [+5390 chars]

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Lifehacker.com

How to Care for Your Child's Mental Health Right Now

6 days ago

Among many unanswered questions right now is what effect this pandemic will have on the mental health of children. A recent paper, published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics, documents elevated anxiety and depression in children under lockdown in China. Althoug… [+5010 chars]

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Businessinsider.com.au

White House adviser accused Obama of working as 'Joe Biden's press secretary' after he criticised the government's COVID-19 response

8 days ago

<ul><li> White House adviser Peter Navarro on Sunday criticised former President Obama and claimed he was acting in tandem with former Vice President Joe Biden in criticising the US response to COVID-19. </li><li> During a commencement address to historica… [+3625 chars]

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Freemalaysiatoday.com

682 new cases drive Singapore’s Covid-19 tally past 28,000

8 days ago

Vehicles pass the [email protected] foreign workers’ dormitory. (AP pic) SINGAPORE: Singapore has confirmed 682 new Covid-19 cases, with only four cases involving Singaporeans or permanent residents. The preliminary data as of noon today brings the tally fo… [+453 chars]

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Fox6now.com

Girl, 10, sends over 1,500 art kits to kids in homeless shelters, foster care during coronavirus shutdown

8 days ago

Chelsea Phaire is just finishing fifth grade this year but she could graduate in kindness: she’s already helped thousands of her peers find joy and comfort in art. Chelsea Phaire, the 10-year-old founder of Chelsea’s Charity, has sent out 1,500 art kits to k… [+2018 chars]

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Thestar.com.my

Asia Today: China reopens more schools and revives flights

8 days ago

BEIJING: China on Sunday (May 17) reported five new cases of the Covid-19 (coronavirus), as the commercial hub of Shanghai announced the restart of some school classes and airlines revive flights.Of the new cases, two were imported and three came from the nor… [+1499 chars]

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The Times of India

View: In an increasingly selfish world, self-reliance is the only route for India

8 days ago

By: Swapan DasguptaThe Great War of 1914-18 that led to more than 20 million deaths, changed international politics unrecognisably and triggered another, more horrible World War 21 years later, began with the brinkmanship of great powers going awry. However, … [+4424 chars]

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Alternet.org

Whistleblower: Wall Street has engaged in widespread manipulation of mortgage funds

9 days ago

Among the toxic contributors to the financial crisis of 2008, few caused as much havoc as mortgages with dodgy numbers and inflated values. Huge quantities of them were assembled into securities that crashed and burned, damaging homeowners and investors alike… [+18496 chars]

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Iasbaba.com

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS IAS | UPSC Prelims and Mains Exam – 16th MAY 2020

9 days ago

IAS UPSC Prelims and Mains Exam 16th May 2020 (PRELIMS + MAINS FOCUS) Part of: GS Prelims and GS-III Agriculture; Economy In News: Key takeaways: <ul><li>A central law to permit barrier-freeinter-State trade of farm commodities shall be framed. </li><li>… [+15345 chars]

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Thestar.com.my

Covid-19: Malaysians entering Sabah urged to fill up form

9 days ago

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysians in essential services and those needing to enter Sabah on official matters are urged to get approval by filling up an approval form at the chief ministers department beforehand. Sabah Health Department director Datuk Dr Christina Ru… [+1016 chars]

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RTE

Car sales showrooms to reopen from Monday

10 days ago

The motor sector has welcomed the news that showrooms can reopen on Monday. The Government's original reopening roadmap had stated that retailers involved in the repair of motor vehicles were included in the first phase. However, the industry had for a numb… [+1777 chars]

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Fark.com

F-22 crashes in Florida. Pilot ejected and has been recovered safely. Fortunately it was for routine training mission and not on a vanity health care fly by [News]

10 days ago

<li>Links are submitted by members of the Fark community. </li><li>When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story. </li><li>Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them. … [+117 chars]

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COVID-19: Hydroxychloroquine, Chloroquine, and Azithromycin [Does Your State Permit The Use of These Drugs For Covid]

10 days ago

Following a link on Twitter titled, "Does Your State Say You Can't Have HCQ?", I found a table of data, organized by state, documenting information given to pharmacists regarding HCQ. The table is constantly being updated so the data is only valid today as to… [+1655 chars]

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TechCrunch

Hypnosis for health? Investors have placed a $1.1 million bet on Mindset Health that it can work

10 days ago

Chris and Alex Naoumidis came to hypnotherapy through dresses. As The New York Times reported last year, the two brothers initially started their careers as startup entrepreneurs with a peer-to-peer dress-sharing app for women. The Australian natives, overco… [+3710 chars]

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Wired

I Enrolled in a Coronavirus Contact Tracing Academy

10 days ago

Six weeks after the US surpassed all other countries in the number of reported Covid-19 cases, some states are beginning to ease social distancing measures. As people start to slide back into close contact with one another, the nations top health officials ar… [+3615 chars]

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Businesswire.com

Medicago Announces Positive Results in Animal Trials for Its Vaccine Candidate Against COVID-19

11 days ago

QUEBEC CITY, Quebec--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medicago, a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Quebec City, announced today that its vaccine candidate for COVID-19 induced a positive antibody response only 10 days after a single dose in mice. These positive re… [+5163 chars]

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CBS News

States around the country continue to roll back restrictions despite warnings from health officials

11 days ago

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Timesofisrael.com

US immunologist warns of ‘darkest winter in modern history’ if virus rebounds

11 days ago

WASHINGTON (AP) America faces the darkest winter in modern history unless leaders act decisively to prevent a rebound of the coronavirus, says a government whistleblower who alleges he was ousted from his job after warning the Trump administration to prepare … [+5646 chars]

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