American society

Humility and community during the holiday season

Through Kara Sorbel Updated: 42 minutes ago Posted: 1 hour ago Downtown Anchorage, pictured Friday March 26, 2021 (Loren Holmes / ADN) The holidays are upon us, and for many, they will be close to “normal” this year. Our family is still in near isolation until we are all eligible …

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GBT supports the sickle cell disease program of the ASH Research Collaborative Data Hub

WASHINGTON and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, California, December 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The ASH Research Collaborative (ASH RC), a nonprofit organization established in 2018 by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) and Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) (NASDAQ: GBT) has announced today that GBT will provide a grant of …

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Anthony Broadwater breaks down in tears as Alice Sebold apologizes for false conviction in “Lucky” rape

Eight days after Syracuse man Anthony Broadwater was cleared of Alice Sebold’s rape in 1981, the best-selling author apologized and called the Syracuse resident an “innocent man”. Before issuing his apology to the public on Tuesday afternoon, Sebold’s representatives sent a copy to Broadwater so he could be the first …

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Future of American agriculture demands high-speed internet solutions

ST. LOUIS – A new report, funded by the United Soybean Board and produced by the Benton Institute for Broadband & Society, has found that providing American farmers and ranchers with fast, affordable and reliable broadband access will increase sustainability. It will also enable more reliable and efficient food production …

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How to help your overmedicated parent

Dear wise elder, My 75-year-old mom is currently taking 16 different prescription and over-the-counter medications, and I’m worried she’s taking too many medications. Can you suggest any resources that can help us?Worried girl Dear worried,Sadly, millions of older Americans take far too many medications today, increasing their risk for dangerous …

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7 science stories to spice up the holidays

Whatever your feelings about the holiday season, it’s here and it doesn’t stop. If you don’t look forward to the reliable traditions that can accompany the celebration, spice things up with science news as a way to break boredom. With these charming and compelling stories, you will impart new wisdom …

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PJTSAU will host the 5th International Congress of Agronomy from today

The five-day congress will define new strategies to address emerging challenges through agricultural research. The Fifth International Congress of Agronomy (IAC), jointly organized by the Indian Society of Agronomy New Delhi and Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU), will be inaugurated on Tuesday. The five-day congress, whose theme will …

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Dysfunction is at the heart of the basic functioning of American society

Compared to most other advanced capitalist countries, the United States is a mess. Our archaic 18th century constitution guarantees legislative deadlock and allows small minorities to block democratic will. Our health care system leaves tens of thousands of people dying every year because they cannot afford treatment, while millions more …

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The Sixth Plenum and the Rise of Traditional Chinese Culture in Socialist Ideology – The Diplomat

Advertising After much expectation from Chinese observers, the sixth plenum of the 19th Party Congress was held in Beijing in the second week of November. During the plenum, the CPC adopted the resolution of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China on the main achievements and historical experience …

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Names in the News: People Shaping the Future of Lake District Businesses – American Press

Fastabend appointed to the board Dr Carl Fastabend, FACC, founder and medical director of the Vein Center of Southwest Louisiana, has been appointed to the board of directors of the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine. The organization’s objective is to promote the training of doctors practicing venous medicine …

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