Plant trees to... save the NHS? Doctors call on ministers to plant trees near homes and schools to make us 'healthy and happy'
The Woodland Trust said GPs support its campaign to increase native tree cover in the UK and prioritise the environment ahead of a general election. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

West Virginia Senate OKs bill requiring schools to show anti-abortion group fetal development video
West Virginia’s Republican-led Senate has greenlit a bill that would make a video on fetal development produced by an anti-abortion group required viewing in public schools (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 27, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Billionaire Owner Of Chicago Bulls And White Sox Jerry Reinsdorf Asks The State Of Illinois For $1 Billion To Build Stadium
Jerry Reinsdorf, a billionaire known for his real estate ventures and sports team ownership, has requested $1 billion from the state of Illinois for a new stadium for the Chicago White Sox. With Chicago facing underfunded schools, dilapidated infrastructure and homelessness, should the state give…#jerryreinsdorf #illinois #chicagowhitesox #reinsdorf #comiskeypark #ratefield #soldierfield #kansascityroyals #whitesox #tonylarussa (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 27, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opinion: Should California schools stick to phonics-based reading 'science'? It's not so simple
Legislation to require a 'science of reading' curriculum oversimplifies the process of learning to read. It would be particularly bad for English learners. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - February 26, 2024 Category: Science Authors: Allison Brice ño Source Type: news

Ukraine ’s green fightback: Wind farms, solar schools and counting the cost of ‘destroying nature’
On the second anniversary of Russia’s invasion, Ukraine is determined to rebuild stronger and greener - here's how. Shortly after midnight on 24 February 2022, Ukraine disconnected itself from Russia’s power system. Four hours later, Russia launched a full-scale invasion which continues to inflict…#ukraine #energy #russian #svitlanaromanko #razomwestand #euronewsgreen #kakhovkadam #annaackermann #ngoecoaction #soviet (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The World ’s Top Costume Design Schools 2024
With more than 70 schools offering costume design instruction, what makes such a program stand out? Is it the proximity to film studios and theaters in the major entertainment hubs of L.A., London and New York? The variety of courses, from historical design to 3D fabric printing, or simply a…#billbrewer #uncsa #ai101 #generativeaitools #nida #sydney #thr #hollywood #calarts #edithhead (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ukraine ’s Schools Persevere Through Two Years of Air-Raid Sirens
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Felicity Grainger obituary
My father ’s partner, Felicity Grainger, who has died aged 80, began her working life as a research scientist before moving into the world of academic libraries, eventually becoming head of the library services serving three major medical schools.Born in Bournemouth to Stuart Grainger, a bank manager, and Phyllis (nee Brett), after gaining a first-class honours degree in zoology in 1964 from Queen Mary College, London, Felicity received a doctorate in anatomy from University College London, after which she spent 10 years as a researcher in neuroscience in London and Cambridge.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 23, 2024 Category: Science Authors: Clare Singleton Tags: Libraries Hospitals Information University of Glasgow Medical research Source Type: news

Smartphones to be banned in Italian classrooms
Phones and tablets can lead to aggression against staff and create tensions in schools, Italy's education minister Giuseppe Valditara claimed. Smartphones and tablets will be banned in Italian classrooms - even for teaching purposes - under new guidelines in Italy. “The use of smartphones and…#giuseppevalditara #italian #unesco (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is EA ’s college-football videogame ‘taking advantage’ of players with $600 payment?
Electronic Arts Inc. has finally revealed how much it will pay college athletes to appear in its highly anticipated upcoming videogame “EA Sports College Football 25.” A total of 11,390 college-football players from 134 FBS schools will be eligible to receive $600 each for their name, image and…#electronicartsinc #fbs #nil #ea #espn #timderdenger #marketwatch #calebwilliams #archmanning #athletes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New tool can assess the climate of equity and inclusion in medical schools
Getting timely and recurrent data on the state of equity and inclusion in medical schools has been challenging. A new tool could change that. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - February 21, 2024 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

The Supreme Court turned down a case seeking to block selective public schools from using race-neutral admissions policies that conservative activists argue …
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Korean Doctors Widen Walk Out to Protest More Seats at Med Schools
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New players adding to Saudi financial market ’s diversity: top executive
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s financial market is seeing new entries that were not present six years ago, including schools and hospitals, according to a Tadawul Group official. The Saudi Capital Market Forum, held in Riyadh, has demonstrated its significance on the global financial stage, with Nayef…#saudiarabias #tadawulgroup #riyadh #nayefalathel #arabnews (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Propping Up Failing Schools Doesn ’t Help Students
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news