Seno Medical raising $40M to globalize cancer-detection technology
Seno Medical Instruments Inc. expects to have the regulatory approvals needed to commercialize its cancer diagnostic technology in the U.S. and Europe by spring. It’s now embarking on a $40 million fundraising effort to back a multi-continent launch. “A lot of things we’ve been telling investors and the board are finally coming to fruition,” Seno Medical Instruments CEO Tom Umbel said. The company, which secured premarket approval for the initial version of its Imagio Breast Imaging System… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Dallas investor testifies in closely-watched Theranos trial
As the trial of Elizabeth Holmes' conduct leading her notorious blood testing start-up continues on, one Dallas-based investor testified late last week.   Holmes, former CEO of the company, along with one other former executive, are charged with multiple counts of wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Prosecutors argue the company defrauded investors and patients in its about 15-year run. While fundraising in 2006, Theranos told prospe ctive investors it expected to turn a profit the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: ACBJ staff Source Type: news

Dallas investor testifies in closely-watched Theranos trial
As the trial of Elizabeth Holmes' conduct leading her notorious blood testing start-up continues on, one Dallas-based investor testified late last week.   Holmes, former CEO of the company, along with one other former executive, are charged with multiple counts of wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Prosecutors argue the company defrauded investors and patients in its about 15-year run. While fundraising in 2006, Theranos told prospe ctive investors it expected to turn a profit the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: ACBJ staff Source Type: news

GoFundMe goes full libtard, bans fundraising for anything the radical left opposes in move resembling digital Marxism
(Natural News) The vast majority of big tech firms are run by closet capitalists who like to pretend they are patriotic Americans in order to get most of us to patronize them, but the reality is, they aren’t patriots, they are adherents to a foreign political ideology and they use their wealth and power to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arkansas Nonprofits Rebound in Fundraising, Live and in Person
For nonprofits, especially those that rely on fundraisers and events for their revenue, the pandemic caused anxiety and belt-tightening in 2020. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 18, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Community outreach, fundraising, and social transformation: the functions of social media platforms to prevent dating abuse in domestic violence and sexual assault organizations - Storer HL, Nyerges EX, Rodriguez M.
Social media platforms are essential tools for contributing to feminist social movement building. There has been limited research theorizing how domestic and sexual violence (DV/SA) organizations use social media in their work with youth. Using thematic co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

September brought a funding flood. Here are the local companies that raised new money.
If August was the month of a brief fundraising drought, September delivered the downpour, sending a stream of rounds to the region ’s startups. And we’re tracking them all. Before digging into the ones you may have missed, here’s a quick sense of that volume. In the District, the roster included clean energy startup Arcadia with $100 million, cognitive technology startup Sorcero with $10 million, financial intelligence startup Sayari Labs with $40 million, maternal health startup Babyscripts… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 5, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

UCLA raises $611 million in 2020 –21, supporting students and advancing critical research
UCLA raised more than $611 million in gifts and pledges in the fiscal year ending June 30, exceeding its annual goal and drawing donors from all 50 states and 72 countries.“Generous donors at all levels have continued to partner with UCLA to effect meaningful change on campus, in the community and around the world,” said Chancellor Gene Block. “Despite a challenging year, our friends have once again demonstrated their extraordinary commitment to UCLA’s mission of education, research and service.”In response to conditions created by the COVID-19 pandemic, many donors focused on students ’...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Kyrsten Sinema, Under Siege From Left, Faces Protests, Primary Challenge, SNL Scorn
The Arizona senator has taken flack from progressives, has protesters at fundraising events and now she's getting lampooned on Saturday... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Legs4Africa Campaign Supports Those with Limb Differences in Africa
Legs4Africa launches its very own fundraising campaign to raise awareness and £100,000 to support those with limb differences in sub-Saharan Africa (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - September 23, 2021 Category: Disability Tags: Charities and Donations Source Type: news

Elon Musk welcomes SpaceX crew home with $50m donation to charity
Four-person crew asked for the public ’s help in reaching fundraising target of $200m for the children’s charity St JudeElon Musk surprised hisfirst all-private crew of space tourists with a welcome home gift after their trailblazing trip to orbit ended on Saturday night: a $50m donation to the children ’s charity St Jude.Related:‘The point is ambition’: are we ready to follow Netflix into space?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Richard Luscombe in Miami and agencies Tags: SpaceX Elon Musk Science Technology Source Type: news

Provost Promoted at NEA Baptist Charitable Foundation (Movers & Shakers)
Kim Provost has been promoted to executive director of the NEA Baptist Charitable Foundation in Jonesboro, where she has been director of fundraising and events for the past 16 years. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 13, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Rescue Royale: Get in the Game with Charity Streaming for Disaster Relief
Calling all gamers and streamers! This Fall, we are launching our first-ever Rescue Royale campaign, a charity stream fundraising event and esports tournament. We are asking members of the gaming... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster Fun american red cross charity streaming Disaster Response donate Fall Guys Tournament fundraising gaming Rescue Royale Source Type: news

Oxford Covid biotech firm plans £2.4bn flotation on LSE
Business founded in 2005 has won contracts worth £144m from the UK government during pandemicOxford Nanopore, whose Covid-19 technology wassnapped up by the UK government and used to track variants of the virus globally, has unveiled its plans to float in one of the biggest London debuts this year.The company, a startup spun out from Oxford University, hopes to exceed a £2.4bn valuation achieved at a fundraising round in May. It has laid out plans to tap into the growing genomic sequencing market, estimated to be worth $5.7bn globally. Its revenues more than doubled to £114m last year, from £52m in ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Julia Kollewe Tags: IPOs Biochemistry and molecular biology Coronavirus Nanotechnology University of Oxford Business Stock markets Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

GOP senator says Supreme Court will 'swat down' Texas abortion law
"People are using it to gin up their base to distract from disastrous policies in Afghanistan, maybe for fundraising appeals," Sen. Bill... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dean's Report to Board of Governors
In her report to the Pardee RAND Graduate School Board of Governors, Dean Susan Marquis shares information about the 2020 cohort, recent graduates, new initiatives, the school's recent reaccreditation, fundraising, and more. (Source: RAND Announcements)
Source: RAND Announcements - September 1, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: news

St. Louis Children's Hospital names Laura High as its foundation's chief development officer
The new chief development officer will lead the fundraising organization, which has about $320.6 million in net assets. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 30, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Diana Barr Source Type: news

St. Louis Children's Hospital names Tanya Waskiewicz as its foundation's chief development officer
The new chief development officer will lead the fundraising organization, which has about $320.6 million in net assets. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Diana Barr Source Type: news

War veterans fundraising for private refugee charter flights: Biden 'has a moral obligation to help'
Two Middle East war veterans are raising funds for private charter flights into Afghanistan to evacuate refugees and other families from... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

InferVision completes fundraising round
InferVision announced the company has completed a series D2 financing roun...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Sanford Health partners with Infervision for AI applications FDA clears Infervision's lung CT AI software AlgoMedica, InferVision partner on imaging AI software Infervision launches AI software to detect coronavirus Infervision unveils AI app, RSNA sessions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 13, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CytoAgents adds two to board, completes fundraising round
Joining the board were Dr. Stanley Marks, chairman of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, and John Friedman, who is founder and managing partner of Easton Capital Group. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 10, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Meet the All-Civilian Crew of Inspiration4, From a St. Jude ’s Physician Assistant to a Lockheed Martin Engineer
Astronauts are accustomed to celebrity status, and Jared Isaacman, 41, is learning that truth first-hand. Isaacman is the billionaire CEO of Shift4 Payments, an online payment company, who bought all four seats aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft and, come September, will command Inspiration4, the first orbital space mission crewed entirely by non-professional astronauts. But if Isaacman’s name is becoming increasingly well-known in space circles, those of the other crew members are less so. Here’s a look at who they are, how they were selected to make their improbable journey, and what they hope to accompli...
Source: TIME: Science - August 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Space Special Project Source Type: news

St. Jude ’s Fundraising Chief on Space Missions, ‘Pushing Boundaries’ and a Record-Setting Year
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, which looks after children with cancer while also researching how to eliminate the pediatric form of the disease, raised $2 billion in donations in its last fiscal year. It’s a record for an independent charity, and an impressive feat in a year when donors had more causes than ever vying for their attention and money. Richard Shadyac, the CEO of the American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities (St. Jude’s fundraising organization), attributes that success to a nimble pivot to different fundraising strategies—one of which was a collaboration with Inspiration4,...
Source: TIME: Science - August 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Space Special Project Source Type: news

Jen Psaki blasts DeSantis for fundraising off spat with White House
"I want public-health officials to make decisions about how to keep my kids safe — not politicians," Psaki said during Friday's news briefing. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psaki: DeSantis ‘fundraising off’ anti-mask mandate
Florida is among the states worst hit by Covid-19, with cases rising sharply in recent weeks. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Larry Elder surges to GOP fundraising lead, but Newsom still lapping recall field
Elder has secured endorsements from Republican clubs and conservative celebrities. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ECW Interviews the Honourable Awut Deng Acuil, Minister of General Education and Instruction for South Sudan
By External SourceAug 6 2021 (IPS-Partners) Awut Deng Acuil is the first female Minister of Education for South Sudan, and only the second person to serve as Minister of Education for her country – which became independent country in 2011. Prior to this role, Minister Acuil was the first woman to serve as the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Recently, Minister Acuil made history as the first women to lead a South Sudan university when she was appointed head of council at the University of Bahr El-Ghazal. Since 2005, Minister Acuil has served as Presidential Advisor on Gender...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: COVID-19 Education Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Source Type: news

The First All-Civilian Team of Astronauts Is Headed to Orbit. Here ’s What to Know About the Inspiration4 Mission
The prospect of space travel will feel much different after the Inspiration4 mission—the first orbital mission with an all-civilian crew—launches this fall. Once that happens, the history of human spaceflight will instantly be divided into two eras. There will have been the six decades after the first human circled above the Earth in 1961, when orbital space was mostly a realm solely for nation-states and their hand-picked astronauts. And then there will be the post-2021 era following Inspiration4, when space travel will come definitively within the grasp of private corporations and citizens—an era in whi...
Source: TIME: Science - August 4, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized Space Special Project Source Type: news

Sativex brain tumour trial fundraising launched
Olympic medallist Tom Daley, whose father died of a brain tumour, backs efforts to fund the research. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ALSAC COO departs to take C-suite job at another local health care org
A local executive has left one health care organization for another. And, though his new company isn ’t as large or renowned, it’s grown significantly. Robert Machen, the COO of ALSAC — the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s — has stepped down from his position as COO to take the CIO role at Prospero Health. Prospero, which provides hea lth services to seniors with serious medical conditions, has nearly 700 employees across 26 states, and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 28, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

Arkansas Children's Surpasses Fundraising Goal, Raising $274M
Arkansas Children’s announced Wednesday that it has raised $274 million of its Campaign for a Healthier Tomorrow, surpassing its goal of $250 million. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - July 15, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Virgin Galactic shares fall after $500m stock sale announcement
Fundraising decision comes only a day after Richard Branson took a flight to the edge of spaceShares in Virgin Galactic have fallen back to earth with a bump after an announcement by the spaceflight firm of its plans to sell up to $500m ( £360m) of stock – only a day after the company’s founder, Richard Branson,completed a flight to the edge of space.Virgin Galactic ’s share price had risen by about 9% in pre-market trading on Monday but changed course and plummeted by as much 14% after the company said it intended to sell off shares to raise funds.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 12, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Joanna Partridge and Graeme Wearden Tags: Virgin Galactic Business Richard Branson Space Science Stock markets UK news US news Securities and Exchange Commission Jeff Bezos Source Type: news

New Lockport hospital project to seek state approval July 15
Catholic Health is relying on a $37.9 million tax-exempt bond at 4% interest over 30 years and $20.7 million in cash to help build the new hospital in Lockport. Funding for the $65 million project also includes $500,000 in fundraising and a state grant of $5.9 million previously awarded to Eastern Niagara Hospital. Details on how the Buffalo-based health system is paying for the 63,000-square-foot hospital are included in a filing with the State Department of Health affiliate that must approve the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 9, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

New Lockport hospital project to seek state approval July 15
Catholic Health is relying on a $37.9 million tax-exempt bond at 4% interest over 30 years and $20.7 million in cash to help build the new hospital in Lockport. Funding for the $65 million project also includes $500,000 in fundraising and a state grant of $5.9 million previously awarded to Eastern Niagara Hospital. Details on how the Buffalo-based health system is paying for the 63,000-square-foot hospital are included in a filing with the State Department of Health affiliate that must approve the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 9, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Prioritising Menstrual Health and Hygiene During Emergencies
Menstrual health and hygiene management (MHHM) must be integrated into the response to emergencies. | Picture courtesy: WaterAid India/Altaf AhmedBy External SourceJul 6 2021 (IPS) Over the last few years, the world has witnessed accelerated action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially SDG 5 on gender equality and women’s empowerment. This has also led to significant interest in menstrual health and hygiene management (MHHM) as a critical factor in girls’ education and women’s participation in many spheres of life.  In India, this has led to the introduction of evidence-base...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Asia-Pacific Economy & Trade Gender Headlines Health Population Source Type: news

Guttmacher Institute Selects Wendy Sealey as Vice President for Development
The Guttmacher Institute announced today that Wendy Sealey (she/her/hers), a seasoned professional with 20 years of nonprofit management and fundraising experience, has been selected to serve as the Institute ’s new Vice President for Development, following a competitive and extensive search. Ms. Sealey will join the team on September 13. (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - July 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

Charities cut adrift dementia patients as dwindling funds see day care groups slashed
Covid restrictions halted fundraising opportunities for facilities in the UK that provide everything from lunch clubs to memory-boosting activities - services both patients and their carers rely on. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Don’t Give Up’: Advice from Top 75 Mile Challenge Fundraisers
Across the country, people have signed up to walk or run 75 miles this July, while fundraising on Facebook to help us support families and communities impacted by disasters both ... The post... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Uncategorized 75 Mile Challenge disaster relief running for good Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes April 27, 2021
Discussion of Journal of Participatory Medicine.  Transitioned to JMIR.  Goal is 20 publications/yr. Last year 22 papers. Only 2 submissions in Q1 2021.  Need a couple of academic board members to review papers. Need input on how to promote the Journal and ideas to solicit researchers to join editorial board. Most papers are about co-designing and co-production. Helene happy to cross-promote through LinkedIn. To get JMIR notifications (https://jopm.jmir.org/announcements) you need to set up account.  Need to set your preferences.  S4PM mentions the JMIR journal articles. Jan suggests that blog writ...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - June 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eric Bersh Tags: Board Minutes Source Type: news

Education Cannot Wait for Refugee Children in Crisis, says Yasmine Sherif
Yasmine Sherif in Lebanon with Palestine refugee children. Credit: Education Cannot Wait (ECW)By Nayema NusratNEW YORK, Jun 19 2021 (IPS) With financing, the number of out-of-school refuges could be reduced to zero, Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait (ECW) says, as the world commemorates World Refugee Day. In a wide-ranging exclusive interview with IPS in New York, Sherif shared her vision for a world where dignity and the right to believe in better prospects are returned child refugees – something, she says, can be delivered through education. “When you sit down and listen to young refugees in ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Nayema Nusrat Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Climate Change Education Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Trade & I Source Type: news

Student ’ s India fundraising drive after losing friend to Covid
A student volunteer group has raised more than £ 2,500 to send oxygen concentrators to Covid-hit India. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - June 18, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Current students, International, Student life, Undergraduate, Postgraduate; Press Release Source Type: news

Shriners Children ’s Hospital names new chief development officer
Stuart Sullivan has experience both with fundraising and with healthcare systems in his 30-year career. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Grace Mamon Source Type: news

The healthcare crisis in Myanmar - how UK GPs can help
Dr Jim Brockbank from Myanmar UK GP Health Action provides an update on how the military coup is affecting doctors in Myanmar and explains a new fundraising initiative to help support health and education projects in the country. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - June 11, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Opinion Source Type: news

Francophone West Africa Adds 3.8 Million New Family Planning Users
June 09, 2021IntraHealth International’sCivil Society for Family Planning (CS4FP) project partnered with nine countries in francophone West Africa to add 3.8 million additional family planning users and doubled the number of women using modern contraceptives in the region.For the past ten years, CS4FP has been working with strong, high-functioning civil society coalitions, young people, and religious and traditional leaders in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, and Togo (Ouagadougou Partnership countries) to collaborate with and advocate to governments to implement the...
Source: IntraHealth International - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Benin Burkina Faso C ôte d’Ivoire Guinea Mali Mauritania Niger Senegal Togo Civil Society for Family Planning & Reproductive Health Community Engagement Youth Source Type: news

Trump: GOP will take back White House 'sooner than you think'
Trump made the remark in a fundraising video, appearing to reference the bizarre theory he could soon be reinstated as president. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump Vows 'We're Gonna Take Back White House Sooner Than You Think' After 'Reinstated' Speculation
"It's going to be really something special," the former president said in a NRSC fundraising video. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Louis DeJoy Is Under Investigation Over Political Fundraising
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Appointment of new Interim Chief Executive Officer for Cochrane
Cochrane ’s Governing Board is pleased to announce, with effect from 1 June 2021, the appointment of Judith Brodie as our new interim Chief Executive Officer. Judith will lead Cochrane as the organisation undergoes its search for a permanent CEO and ensure a smooth transition.Governing Board Co-Chairs, Tracey Howe and Catherine Marshall welcomed Judith ’s appointment: " Judith is a seasoned, well-respected and proven interim Chief Executive with an exceptional record in non-profit organisations and brings expertise in finance, fundraising, public and patient involvement in healthcare and marketing. Judith ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - May 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Why are we so uncharitable to those doing good deeds?
From veganism to fundraising, psychologists have found acts of altruism often attract mistrust and even angerIn 2014, the word“humblebrag” was added to the Oxford online dictionary, along with the following definition: “An ostensibly modest or self-deprecating statement whose actual purpose is to draw attention to something of which one is proud.”In the wild, humblebrags often present as false complaints ( “I’ve lost so much weight I have nothing to wear!” or “So stressed: I applied for six jobs and got all of them!”) or as a boast cloaked in humility (“I can&rsqu...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 23, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nichola Raihani Tags: Psychology Science Veganism Society Life and style Activism Charities Source Type: news

Family members identify child killed in apparent road rage shooting in Orange
Aiden Leos died in his mother’s arms on the 55 Freeway on Friday morning, a relative wrote on an online fundraising page set up to help... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news