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Facebook post mischaracterizes mental health coverage and gun access

Facebook post mischaracterizes mental health coverage and gun access

A recent Facebook post with a hashtag indicating support for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential bid argued this point in favor of the candidate’s signature healthcare plan, Medicare for All: “Just so we’re clear: people with pre-existing mental health conditions have access to firearms and not healthcare.” This post, which has been shared more than 58,000 times since [...]

November 8, 2019 Loknath Das Uncategorized Comments Off on Facebook post mischaracterizes mental health coverage and gun access

New tracking technology gives Australian scientists unprecedented access to seabirds in Antarctica By Fiona Breen

New tracking technology gives Australian scientists unprecedented access to seabirds in Antarctica By Fiona Breen

Antarctica can be a harsh and inhospitable place to live and work, yet it is an environment scientists are determined to find out more about. Climate change appears to be occurring on the icy continent before anywhere else. The birds and animals there are considered to be early indicators of change. New tracking technology is [...]

February 19, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on New tracking technology gives Australian scientists unprecedented access to seabirds in Antarctica By Fiona Breen

Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary said Wednesday that access and affordability were his goals for revamping health care, and he offered assurances that the new administration is not planning to launch a Medicare overhaul. Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions at the start of a confirmation [...]

January 18, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

Denying Abortion Access May Harm Women’s Mental Health

Denying Abortion Access May Harm Women’s Mental Health

If women choose to have an abortion, those who are allowed to obtain one may have better mental health outcomes than those who are denied one, according to a new study. The results of the study cast doubt on the idea that women experience mental health problems due to having an abortion, the researchers said. [...]

December 16, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Denying Abortion Access May Harm Women’s Mental Health

Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

A recent study found that three out of four teachers are using open educational resources these days, which is thanks in part to both easy access and widespread encouragement. Last year, the Department of Education began its #GoOpen campaign, a campaign that encourages schools to try out OERs and provides resources on how to best [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Amazon Latest to Offer Teachers Access to Open Educational Resources

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Iran pushes U.S. for more access to global financial system

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Iran pushes U.S. for more access to global financial system

Iran’s main goal in its nuclear talks with world powers was to secure access to the global financial system, and the United States must now do more to remove obstacles to the banking sector, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday. In January, world powers led by the United States and the European Union [...]

April 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Iran pushes U.S. for more access to global financial system

Zuckerberg’s future vision: Worldwide Facebook access, virtual reality, solar Internet plane

Zuckerberg’s future vision: Worldwide Facebook access, virtual reality, solar Internet plane

SAN FRANCISCO, April 12  — Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday laid out an ambitious 10-year plan to connect the world’s 7 billion people via his company’s social media network. The Facebook chief executive, speaking at the F8 Developers conference Tuesday,submitted a vision of the future in which everyone on the planet will have use [...]

April 13, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Zuckerberg’s future vision: Worldwide Facebook access, virtual reality, solar Internet plane

GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

The British company said it would not file patents in these countries. Chief executive Sir Andrew Witty said he wanted to take a “graduated” approach to the company’s “intellectual property” based on the wealth of nations around the globe. Experts have described the plans as “brave and positive”. GSK hopes that by removing any fear [...]

April 2, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

The British company said it would not file patents in these countries. Chief executive Sir Andrew Witty said he wanted to take a “graduated” approach to the company’s “intellectual property” based on the wealth of nations around the globe. Experts have described the plans as “brave and positive”. GSK hopes that by removing any fear [...]

April 2, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’