Suicides among farmers: the government launches a “collective mobilization”

Suicides among farmers the government launches a collective mobilization

Barley harvest in Verrières, in the Orne, July 21, 2021. JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP It is an action plan that was expected since December 2020 and the submission of a report from the majority deputy Olivier Damaisin on the prevention of farmer suicides. A report on the same subject was also published in March 2021 … Read more

Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Mark Ruffalo Among Celebs Signing Letter Accusing Israel of “Apartheid Occupation”

Richard Gere Susan Sarandon Mark Ruffalo Among Celebs Signing Letter

More than 100 celebrities signed a letter accusing Israel of “apartheid occupation” and denouncing Israel’s designations of six Palestinian NGOs as terror organizations. Among those who signed the letter included Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Mark Ruffalo and Peter Gabriel, The Jewish Chronicle (JC) reported. The letter lauded the NGOs for holding “Israel accountable for its … Read more

Long-term blood sugar history predicts risk of severe COVID-19 among diabetics

Journal Reference: Bowen Wang, Benjamin S Glicksberg, Girish N Nadkarni, Deepak Vashishth. Evaluation and management of COVID-19-related severity in people with type 2 diabetes. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care, 2021; 9 (1): e002299 DOI: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2021-002299 “We find that two- to three-year longitudinal glycemic levels better indicate the risk of COVID-19 severity than measurements which … Read more