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Over the past two months, rebels in the DRC have attacked and destroyed around 150 schools, according to the UN. In addition to the 150 schools, the rebels also destroyed 22 health centers across the country. Many of the health centers contained large stores of vaccines. What is the result of these attacks? Because of… Continue reading Rebel Attack in DRC
This past Monday night, the New York Department of Health issued a statement presenting over 1500 presumed coronavirus deaths from nursing homes in the state.
In New York alone, 15 children have been diagnosed with a mysterious syndrome related to the coronavirus. Several European countries have also reported similar cases to those in New York.
Accorded to a study performed in the United Kingdom, 1 in 10 children are faced with mental health issues every day. These mental health issues include depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more. Over 70% of kids who experience mental health issues do not receive appropriate care for their conditions at a young age. There are ways… Continue reading Kids and Mental Health
Around the world, the coronavirus continues to take hold. One country that appears to be controlling the virus is Vietnam. If these reports are accurate, reports from Vietnam state that under 1000 people have contracted the virus with zero deaths. As of March 30th, Vietnam has not reported any deaths caused by the novel coronavirus.… Continue reading Coronavirus In Vietnam
What does self-quarantine mean and how do you do it? Self-quarantine refers to people staying home or at another location by choice. However, only people who have not been diagnosed with an illness can self-quarantine. Quarantine can be seen with people who have been in contact with someone diagnosed particular illness. For example, many people… Continue reading What Is Self-Quarantine?
This blog post compares and contrasts the 2019 coronavirus and flu. Read our article to learn the similarities and differences between the viruses, and how you can protect yourself and those around you. How are the coronavirus and the flu similar? Studies show COVID-19 and the flu both to be caused by a virus. The… Continue reading Coronavirus and Flu
What is Doctors Without Borders? What does MSF they? Where do they operate? MSF stands for Medecins Sans Frontieres which is French for Doctors Without Borders. Doctors Without is a nonprofit that provides medical care and treatment to impoverished areas around the world. They provide unbiased and impartial medical care to those who need it.… Continue reading Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)