American society

Americans celebrate October as Hindu Heritage Month

Americans across the country observe October as Hindu Heritage Month, with more than 20 of the 50 states and more than 40 cities issuing proclamations on it, community leaders said Monday. The first-ever initiative by Hindu groups in the country was hailed by elected officials who issued proclamations and notifications …

Read More »

I was a proud banana | Chroniclers

Amber Chia For clarity, I’m referring to the fruit metaphor that classifies individuals of Asian descent as whitewashed. Although they may appear Asian on the outside, their actions resemble those who have assimilated into American culture, hence “white” on the inside. During a snack break in elementary school, I huddled …

Read More »

For Dr Tony Radcliffe, volunteering is an art

For a doctor, meeting a patient for the first time can be like the moment an artist first looks at a blank canvas. Dr Tony Radcliffe knows both experiences firsthand. “Medicine is all about solving problems with skills and scientific knowledge,” he said. “Art is solving problems through design, color …

Read More »

“Considerable” risk of deformity of the skull in inf

20 October 2021 – Infants conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF) may present an increased risk of a type of deformity of the skull called craniosynostosis, suggests a study in The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, edited by editor-in-chief Mutaz Habal, MD, and published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer. …

Read More »

American Cancer Society Launches First Cohort of Health System Screening Interventions with Over 50 Facilities, Part of National Return to Screening Initiative

The organization will work with health system partners to develop innovative practices to increase screening and reduce cancer disparities Posted: October 19, 2021, 3:47 p.m. EDT|Update: 46 minutes ago INDIANAPOLIS, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The American Cancer Society (ACS) announced a partnership with HealthLinc to improve colorectal …

Read More »