Inside Housing – Insight – The pandemic and mental health: what are the next steps for building a wellness strategy?

Inside Housing - Insight - The pandemic and mental health: what are the next steps for building a wellness strategy?

Sponsored by HomeLINK A discussion hosted by Inside Housing, in association with HomeLINK, explores the lessons learned over the past year and how they should guide wellness strategies moving forward. Illustration by Neil Webb Sharelines Research by @MindCharity found 1 in 3 social housing residents experience mental health issues. An @InsideHousing roundtable explores the lessons learned … Read more

Coronavirus latest: Consortium makes $17bn bid for Sydney Airport

Russian higher educational institutions are expected to allow foreign students who have been inoculated with any vaccine to study in the country. “Universities will have a common policy on this issue. I think we will accept any vaccine,” said Pavel Shevtsov, deputy head of Rossotrudnichestvo, a foreign ministry agency overseeing students. Brazil’s top prosecutor has … Read more

The Times view on the 73rd birthday of the NHS: Health and Wealth | Comment

Politicians have lauded the NHS after a difficult year, but continue to dodge questions about its long-term funding ROBERT MELEN/ALAMY The NHS may be the most celebrated septuagenarian in the world. Britons have applauded it from the doorstep, children have adorned their windows with rainbow drawings to express the nation’s gratitude, and its 73rd birthday … Read more

Koczent named CFO of Finger Lakes Health

Trisha Koczent

Jose Acevedo, M.D., MBA, President and CEO of Finger Lakes Health has announced that Trisha Koczent, CPA, FHFMA has been named treasurer and chief financial officer for Finger Lakes Health.   Koczent has over 25 years of experience in healthcare finance. Most recently she worked at Auburn Community Hospital where she was the Chief Financial … Read more

Saving for retirement and health care? An HSA helps do both at once

Saving for retirement and health care? An HSA helps do both at once

Retirement planning overlaps with health-care planning more than you might think. Fortunately, you might be able to prepare for both at the same time. Sure, retirees will incur many expenses that have nothing to do with health care, such as housing, food, travel and recreation. And many of the health-related expenses retirees face will be covered by Medicare. … Read more

Prince William’s staff ‘planted stories about Harry’s mental health’, author claims

Omid Scobie has made fresh claims about the princes' relationship in a new ITV documentary

Omid Scobie has made fresh claims about the princes’ relationship in a new ITV documentary (Picture: Getty/Rex) Prince William’s aides began ‘planting stories’ about his brother’s mental health after Harry admitted the pair were ‘on different paths’, it has been claimed. New revelations about the princes’ relationship are set to come to light in a … Read more

Indiana’s former State Health Commissioner testifies to Congress about vaccine hesitancy

(Photo/Public Domain) Vaccine hesitancy is still a big problem in getting people vaccinated for COVID, says Dr. Jerome Adams. Adams returned to Washington, D.C to testify before Congress for the first time since leaving his post as U.S. Surgeon General in the Trump Administration. Adams is careful to point out that the issue is not … Read more

Health inspector reveals how you can spot whether a restaurant has broken hygiene rules

A health inspector (pictured) has revealed how you can spot whether a restaurant has broken hygiene rules, and how she identifies the outlets she would never eat in

Health inspector reveals how you can spot whether a restaurant has broken hygiene rules – and how she identifies where she would NEVER eat A health inspector revealed how to spot if a restaurant breached hygiene rules The professional from New South Wales shared a now-viral clip on TikTok The woman said you can Google … Read more

O.C. health officials boast 70% vaccination among adults, but total herd immunity still elusive

Health officials announced this week Orange County had reached “a huge milestone” in its fight against the coronavirus, as 70% of residents 18 and older had received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as of June 27. “Vaccination has proven to be a vital component in reducing test positivity rates in our county … Read more

NSW Health narrows in on suburb of Auburn in ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

a lady wearing a mask approaches a healthcare worker also wearing a mask

The focus of the NSW COVID-19 outbreak has now shifted from eastern to western Sydney and all attention is on the suburb of Auburn. Key points: Anyone who has been in the Auburn town centre on or after June 27 must get tested immediately An Auburn hairdresser was fined earlier this week for breaching health orders Fragments … Read more

The Latest: Missouri Considering Vaccine Incentive Program | Health News

The Latest: Missouri Considering Vaccine Incentive Program | Health News

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson’s administration floated the idea of a statewide COVID-19 vaccination incentive program and the possibility of a “substantial grand prize” during a meeting of health officials. Consideration of incentives comes as the fast-spreading delta variant ravages rural Missouri. The state has one of the highest rates of COVID-19 … Read more

From weak erections to man buns and shaving… common men’s health myths busted

THE pandemic has made us more concerned for our general health than we might have been before. Many people avoided going to their GP over the last 12 months due to Covid fears, and instead turned to Dr Google to answer any health-related issues. 6 The pandemic has made us more concerned about our health … Read more

AFC Fylde call off Barnsley friendly because of Director of Public Health requirements

Read More Read More Luke Joyce vows to earn place in AFC Fylde team but admits: Experience gives me … The Coasters were scheduled to begin their pre-season programme against the Championship Tykes on Tuesday evening. However, the club says a requirement for everyone entering the ground to provide evidence they are not Covid positive … Read more

China Garden restaurant closed by health department over vermin infestation

China Garden restaurant closed by health department over vermin infestation

Posted: Jul 2, 2021 / 06:17 PM PDT / Updated: Jul 2, 2021 / 07:32 PM PDT BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Health inspectors ordered China Garden restaurant to close because of a vermin infestation. Kern County Public Health ordered management to close the restaurant until it shows it has cleaned up. An inspection report dated … Read more

Why ‘Punk Health’ Foods Are Popular with China’s Youth

Goji berries in beer. Chinese medicinal herbs infused in coffee. Staying up all night, but eating a bowl of bird’s nest soup to feel better. You get the gist. For the last couple of years, a seemingly oxymoronic concept has been adopted by a broad, cross-section of young, urban people in China. “Punk health,” or … Read more

How Baylor Scott & White Health moved up to the ‘big leagues’

Pete McCanna, left, will step up from president to CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health, after Jim Hinton, right, retires at the end of the year. Baylor trustees called Hinton a transformational leader, and one of his early moves was to recruit McCanna from Northwestern Memorial Healthcare in Chicago.

After five years as CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health, Jim Hinton is leaving the state’s largest not-for-profit health system in a good place. “He brought us into the big leagues,” said Jack Martin, a longtime board member who recently stepped up to become chairman of Baylor Scott & White Holdings Board of Trustees. … Read more

Beaumont Health launches COVID-19 immunity study

Beaumont Health launches COVID-19 immunity study

As COVID-19 vaccination numbers continue to increase around Michigan, many are left wondering just how long their shots will give them immunity.   Beaumont Health announced a research study, called the COVID-19 Vaccination Elicited Response, that will monitor the immunity of participants over two years. The goal of the study is to examine how people develop vaccine-induced antibodies, according to a news release.   “The … Read more

St Andrew’s Healthcare defends policies after carer kissed and sent explicit messages to Northampton mental health patient

Adam White, 32, of Woodside Green, was a given a 30-month community order at Northampton Crown Court on Wednesday (June 30) after previously pleading guilty to engaging in sexual activity with the female patient. A St Andrew’s spokesperson said: “We support vulnerable people and expect all of our staff to live by our ‘CARE’ values … Read more

The Latest: India Confirms 400K Dead, Half in Past 2 Months | Health News

The Latest: India Confirms 400K Dead, Half in Past 2 Months | Health News

NEW DELHI — India has confirmed 400,000 deaths from COVID-19, half of them in the past two months as the virulent delta variant infected hundreds of thousands daily. Still, the grim figure announced Friday is believed to be a fraction of the true total. It is second only to the United States and Brazil. The … Read more