From Mark Cuban calling for crypto regulation to China's bitcoin mining crackdown: 7 key crypto moments from the past week
Between China's bitcoin mining crackdown, Mark Cuban's DeFi investment crash and MicroStrategy purchasing more bitcoins, here are 7... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dirk Nowitzki rejoins Mavs as special adviser to help Mark Cuban search for new GM, head coach
Two of the Mavericks’ longest-tenured employees are out. Enter an even more familiar face. Dirk Nowitzki will assist owner Mark Cuban... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Kenya, Cuba in Sh24 Billion Malaria War Project
[Nation] Kenya will work with Cuban specialists in a Sh24 billion project aimed at using biological methods to control mosquito breeding and curb the spread of malaria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - June 17, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Havana Syndrome Attacks Leave Baffling Symptoms
The incidents in Cuba are under investigation as public servants and some members of their families undergo medical care. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - June 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UN ’s Battle Against Climate Hazards Undermined by a Devastating Pandemic
Restoring natural habitats as pictured here in Cuba will help to slow down climate change. A new UN-backed study released May 27 says annual investments in nature-based solutions will have to triple by 2030, and increase four-fold by 2050, if the world is to successfully tackle the triple threat of climate, biodiversity and land degradation crises. Credit: UNDPBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Jun 4 2021 (IPS) The United Nations has been in the forefront of an ongoing battle against the growing hazards of climate change, including the destruction of different species of plants and animals, the danger of rising sea-levels threa...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thalif Deen Tags: Climate Change Environment Featured Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation World Environment Day 2021 Source Type: news

Mysterious "Havana syndrome" affects more American diplomats, soldiers and spies than previously thought
(Natural News) A mysterious neurological ailment dubbed the “Havana syndrome” may be more widespread among U.S. diplomats, soldiers and spies than previously thought. The ailment was first reported five years ago by employees working at the U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba, giving it its name. Now, more than 130 people, far more than previously known,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Far Cry 6 gameplay reveal: Ride a horse, pet a dog, set lots of things on fire
Gunplay in wide-open Pseudo-Cuba: "F___ed up situations call for f___ed up solutions." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Search for survivors of overturned Cuban boat continues after Coast Guard finds 2 dead, 8 alive
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for survivors on Thursday evening off the Florida Keys after a boat overturned. So far, they have... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba rolls out mass vaccines while awaiting study results
Hundreds of thousands of Cubans have begun receiving new, locally produced vaccines against COVID-19 in the past few days as the socialist government ramps up an inoculation campaign (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Persons with substance abuse disorders and other addictions: coping with the CoViD-19 pandemic - Fabelo-Roche JR, Iglesias-Mor é S, Gómez-García AM.
Cuba implemented policies mandating social distancing on March 11, 2020, which were still in place at the time of this study. During such periods of isolation, people with psychoactive substance-related disorders and other addictions may be tempted to redu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Not available in Canada: A look at COVID-19 vaccine tech from China, India and Cuba
COVID-19 vaccines developed in China are in use around the world. Those developed in India, Kazakhstan and Cuba are being used domestically. Here’s a closer look at the inactivated and conjugate vaccines developed in middle-income countries and not available in Canada. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - May 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Science Source Type: news

Kenya: Cuban Doctors in Kenya to Help Combat Malaria
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The government has announced that Malaria experts from Cuba have arrived in the Country to help in mapping out key mosquito breeding sites across the country as part of measures to control the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 28, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Amid silence, Cuba calls on Biden to end "cruel" blockade he too sought to change
Senior Cuban Foreign Ministry official Carlos Fernández de Cossío Domínguez told Newsweek current U.S. policies "damage bilateral... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Raul Castro resigns as head of Cuba's Communist Party
His resignation marks the end of an era of formal leadership for the Castros. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba Without A Castro: The Island's Old Guard Exits The Stage
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba's Raul Castro prepares to step down, ending the era of his famous clan at the country's helm
When Raul Castro announced three years ago that he would step down in 2021 as head of Cuba's all-powerful communist party, he surely... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Sleeping Beauties by Suzanne O ’Sullivan review – 21st century health mysteries
Sleeping sickness, strange behaviour and mass hysteria ... a neurologist makes sense of ‘psychosomatic’ illnessIn Sweden in recent years, hundreds of children of refugee families have fallen into coma-like states and not woken up again, sometimes for months or years. Dozens of people in three Nicaraguan communities have had tremors, convulsions, breathing difficulties and hallucinations that make them fight with superhuman strength and run into the jungle. Diplomats in Cuba, experiencing headaches, dizziness, tinnitus and fatigue, became convinced that they were victims of a new and terrifying sonic weapon. Old...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Katy Guest Tags: Health, mind and body books Culture Psychology Source Type: news

MLB has no problem playing games in Cuba and training in communist China, but Georgia is now the "human rights" problem
(Natural News) Major League Baseball (MLB) has decided to join the virtue signaling outrage mob by relocating its upcoming All-Star game from Atlanta to some other state that supports election fraud. After Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law new legislation that makes it harder to steal elections, corporations galore pitched a fit and threatened... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pediatrician provides a voice for youth traumatized by family separation
Growing up in Brentwood,Dr. Elizabeth Barnert was raised to be acutely aware of two versions of Los Angeles — one of privilege and one of social injustice.Her psychiatrist father instilled in his daughter a love of science and big-picture thinking. Her mother, who fled Castro ’s Cuba alone at 15, worked as a social worker counseling troubled high-school students, many of them first-generation Americans who butted heads with their immigrant parents over issues like cultural identity and gangs.“My father took me to the library every Saturday and taught me the importance of life-long learning,” said Ba...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 29, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Cuban protesters demand US lift trade embargo, sanctions
Hundreds join caravan in capital Havana to pressure US President Joe Biden to lift economic curbs on Cuba. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strella Biotechnology, whose backers include Mark Cuban, expands its presence at Pennovation Works
The three-year-old company is focused on using data to reduce food waste and spoilage. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Cuba starts final-stage trials of two homegrown coronavirus vaccines
Soberana 2 and Abdala jabs reported to show ‘potent immunological response’ in earlier trials (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - March 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dallas Mavericks team owner Mark Cuban doesn't want to play the national anthem at home games
(Natural News) The Dallas Mavericks, for no apparent reason, would no longer play the national anthem in their home games at the American Airlines Arena. Team owner Mark Cuban confirmed to the Athletic that it was him who made the decision but declined to make further comment or explanation. The Mavericks, featuring Slovenian superstar Luka Doncic, have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated.
Amid bread shortages, Cuba gets one step closer to a scientific milestone: the mass production of a coronavirus vaccine invented on the island. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ed Augustin and Natalie Kitroeff Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Clinical Trials Vaccination and Immunization United States International Relations Medicine and Health Cuba Source Type: news

Factors associated with attitudes towards violence in schoolchildren from marginal urban areas of Metropolitan Lima, 2019 - Zeladita-Huaman JA, Montes-Iturrizaga I, Moran-Paredes GI, Zegarra-Chapo ñan R, Cuba-Sancho JM, Aparco JP.
OBJECTIVE: To identify factors associated with attitudes towards violence (ATV) in schoolchildren from public educational institutions (EI) located in marginal urban areas of Metropolitan Lima in 2019. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Observational, descript... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

An Inside Look at Cuba ’s Constant Struggle for Clean Water
Across the country, battling water scarcity requires a vast array of workers, from inspectors and fumigators to truck drivers and pipe layers. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sanne Derks Tags: Water Cuba Mosquitoes Source Type: news

Argentina ’s Abortion Legislation Sparks Hope in Caribbean Region
Member of Parliament Juliet Cuthbert-Flynn. Credit: Kate Chappell By Kate ChappellKINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb 12 2021 (IPS) It was a joyful, tearful celebration in the early morning hours of Dec. 30, 2020 for countless Argentinians when they heard the news: the senate had legalized terminations up to 14 weeks of pregnancy. Prior to this, activists have said that more than 3,000 women died of botched, illegal abortions since 1983. And across the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region, this renewed sense of optimism was compounded after President Joe Biden rescinded what is known as the “global gag rule,” which ess...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kate Chappell Tags: Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Gender Headlines Health Human Rights Latin America & the Caribbean TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Mark Cuban ’s Generic Drug Company Has Disruptive Potential In Niche Markets
How disruptive Cuban ’s company will be depends on the types of drugs it will sell. It’s unclear at this time whether Cuban’s company will be in direct competition with the established players for a wide range of products, or whether it will focus on niche markets, such as the one for albendazole. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 11, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

NBA requires teams to play national anthem after Mark Cuban's decision to not play it before Dallas Mavericks' home games
(Natural News) The National Basketball Association (NBA) reemphasized its policy of playing the national anthem before games following Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban’s decision not to play it in their home games at the American Airlines Arena. Cuban supposedly made the decision to not play the national anthem at home during the pre-season. Sources close to Cuban told... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NBA ended issue of playing the anthem, but the result of Mark Cuban ’s social experiment remains to be seen
Editor’s note: This story has been updated since it was originally published. Last updated 8:15 p.m. Wednesday. To hear Mark Cuban... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mavs' Mark Cuban insists 'we didn't cancel the national anthem'
One day after Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban reportedly told The Athletic that the team decided not to play the national anthem at... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mark Cuban now says Mavericks 'didn't cancel' national anthem
Following blowback for not playing the national anthem before games, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said he did not “cancel” the song... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mark Cuban stops playing of national anthem before Dallas Mavericks home games
Mogul and owner of NBA's Dallas Mavericks says he made the decision before the young season – and nobody noticed 'till now. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coast Guard rescues 3 Cubans from deserted island where they lived off coconuts for 33 days
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three Cuban nationals from a deserted Bahaman island, where they had been living off coconuts for 33 days,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dallas Mavericks Stop Playing National Anthem Before Games
Owner Mark Cuban made the decision late last year after speaking with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intellectual Property Cause of Death, Genocide
By Jomo Kwame Sundaram and Anis ChowdhuryKUALA LUMPUR and SYDNEY, Feb 9 2021 (IPS) Refusal to temporarily suspend several World Trade Organization (WTO) intellectual property (IP) provisions to enable much faster and broader progress in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic should be grounds for International Criminal Court prosecution for genocide. Jomo Kwame SundaramMaking life-saving vaccines, medicines and equipment available, freely or affordably, has been crucial for containing the spread of many infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, HIV-AIDS, polio and smallpox. Jonas Salk, who developed the polio vaccine, insisted...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jomo Kwame Sundaram and Anis Chowdhury Tags: Crime & Justice Development & Aid Economy & Trade Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Mark Cuban on dogecoin: No intrinsic value but 'I bought a few dollars worth for my son'
Mark Cuban got some dogecoin for his 11-year-old son. They "discuss all its price movements and why they occur. It's fun and educational... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba opens up its economy to private businesses
The labour minister announces a major reform to the communist country's state-controlled economy. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba announced Saturday that private activity will be authorized in most sectors, a major reform in the communist country where the...
Cuba authorizes private activity in majority of sectors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Govt to Nominate Cuban Medical Brigade for Nobel Peace Prize
[SAnews.gov.za] The South African government will nominate the Cuban Medical Brigade for the Nobel Peace Prize following its assistance in the fight against the spread of COVID-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cuba will again isolate visitors to fight COVID-19
Tourists and others must isolate at their own expense for several days. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

South Africa: At Risk and Unpaid - the Foreign Doctors Treating Covid-19 in South Africa
[Daily Maverick] While doctors flown in from Cuba have earned handsome salaries for their work on the Covid-19 frontlines, there is a small group of doctors from the African continent who are battling Covid-19 daily without pay. Following the death of a Libyan colleague, they say they are at breaking point. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Young Gambian Doctors to Study Medicine Specialties in Cuba
[The Point] Banjul, Jan 19 - Two young Gambian doctors will study in Cuba the specialties of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and Intensive Therapy, after the authorities of the largest of the Antilles grant two free scholarships to this nation, as part of their historic solidarity collaboration with Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: Media Statement - Chairperson Dismayed By Reports On Section 59 Investigation and Negative Perceptions of Cuban-Trained Doctors
[Parliament of South Africa] The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo, has expressed his dismay with the findings of two recently released reports. One report covers the investigation into allegations that medical aid schemes racially discriminate against black healthcare professionals, while the other found that Cuban-trained doctors are perceived as "foreign" and "incompetent". (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mark Cuban Is Going To Help Big Pharma ’s Image
Cuban is taking an important step in helping to realize Kolchinsky ’s “Biotech Social Contract” – the deal that drug companies has with society in which innovative life-saving drugs have finite proprietary lifetimes and then evolve into inexpensive generics. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John LaMattina, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma Source Type: news

Imprisoned Saudi Activist and Other Rights Defenders Seek Justice in 2021
By Mandeep TiwanaNEW YORK, Jan 19 2021 (IPS) Two events generated significant interest and global solidarity in the final days of December 2020. A court in Saudi Arabia handed down a five years and eight months sentence to activist Loujain Al-Hathloul for publicly supporting women’s right to drive. Nicholas Opiyo, Ugandan human rights lawyer and defender of persecuted members of the LGBTQI community and political opponents of the president was arbitrarily detained on trumped up charges of ‘money laundering.’ Nicholas Opiyo was granted bail on 30 December following an outpouring of global support for his a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mandeep Tiwana Tags: Active Citizens Civil Society Crime & Justice Democracy Economy & Trade Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour LGBTQ Middle East & North Africa TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Billionaire Mark Cuban Wants To Lower Drug Prices With Generics Startup
The Dallas, Texas-based company aims to introduce transparency into the supply chain and sell 100 different generic drugs by the end of year. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Jennings, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Billionaires /worlds-billionaires Business /business Policy /policy Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Democrats will be 'devoured by their own' as 'revolutionaries' work to destroy all vestiges of Christianity and Western civilization and history is rewritten to resemble a fairy tail
(Natural News) Revolutions in France, Russia, or Cuba didn’t happen by accident because they were planned, preached, and promoted by leftist thugs. Those thugs did not know that all revolutions devour their own. (Article by Don Boys republished from AllNewsPipeline.com) In the eighteenth century, some eloquent, highborn French wanted a national makeover that stemmed from... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists discover slimy microbes that may help keep coral reefs healthy
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Microbes living within the slimy biofilms of some coral species may help protect the coral against excess nitrogen levels, according to research from MIT and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), in collaboration with colleagues in Cuba. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 8, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Cuban school teachers, journalists, lion tamers and doctors-in-training will earn same salary under reforms taking effect in new year....
Cuban school teachers, journalists, lion tamers and doctors-in-training will earn the same salary under reforms spelled out Thursday and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news