The Senate is on course for a major vote on Saturday to advance the Democrats’ inclusive healthcare and climate bill

The package is the product of painstaking negotiations and will give Democrats a chance to achieve key policy goals before the upcoming midterm elections. Senate Democrats use a special process to pass the package without Republican votes. Once the legislation passes in the Senate, it will then need House approval before President Joe Biden can … Read more

Levi Strauss & Company raises standards on how companies support employee mental health

Chip Berg, President and CEO of Levis Strauss & Co. , in the middle, and Harmeet Singh, … [+] Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Levi Strauss & Co, center left, rings the opening bell during the company’s initial public offering (IPO) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New … Read more

Abortion ban discourages all doctors from red states

Comment on this story Suspension In a few years, Olgert Bardi’s skills will be in high demand. A first-year resident in internal medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, will be a fully qualified physician by 2025 in the state Facing a shortage of primary care physicians. The Texas problem: Due … Read more

Day 818 by Brody Stevens is a reminder of the mental difficulties comedians still face

Comedian Brody Stevens was found hanged on February 22, 2019, dead at the age of 48, and the impact on the comedian community was immediate. Comedy clubs and festivals across the country felt a greater responsibility to promote mental health resources. The topic of depression turned from an on-stage joke to a serious conversation offstage. … Read more

Want to get back to exercising after COVID-19? This is what the experts say

Flicking a run and tossing some active clothing on can be a daunting task when recovering from COVID-19. Perhaps you have been inspired by the Commonwealth Games or the warm weather is fast approaching. Here’s what you need to know when you return to sports, whether it’s just a game of running or 80-minute soccer. … Read more

COVID-19 associated with superior mesenteric artery thrombosis and acute intestinal ischemia

The thrombotic nature of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has been established since the beginning of the global coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Mesenteric artery thrombosis and acute mesenteric ischemia, by themselves, are rare and often present with fatal gastrointestinal (GI) diseases that require prompt identification and physician intervention to improve clinical outcomes. SARS-CoV-2 … Read more