Share and defend justice, law and order… SAN DIEGO- A California Highway Patrol officer was shot and injured on Interstate 8 while investigating a traffic accident Wednesday night near San Diego’s Mission Valley, according to reports. CHP Captain Michael Harris said the officer was ‘investigating a traffic accident when heRead More →

Free online directory connects people seeking help with trusted social service programs CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Medical Mutual presents Connection to MedMutual resourcesa personalized online platform to help community members access and connect to free and low-cost social services to help overcome barriers to healthcare. Powered by findhelp.org, MedMutual Resource Connect organizesRead More →

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medical Mutual presents Connection to MedMutual resourcesa personalized online platform to help community members access and connect to free and low-cost social services to help overcome barriers to healthcare. Powered by findhelp.org, MedMutual Resource Connect organizes a network of free and low-cost resources for food, housing, goods, transit, health,Read More →

Deaf residents report frequent problems with sign language interpretation in Connecticut hospitals and healthcare facilities, which hinders their ability to fully understand medical care. And although video remote interpretation (VRI) services are widely available in Connecticut hospitals, patients have reported mixed experiences with the technology. The problems persist more thanRead More →

A new deputy chief medical officer for England has been appointed, the government has confirmed. Dr Thomas Waite will cover emergency response and preparedness, infectious diseases and vaccines – including issues related to Covid-19. He replaces Professor Sir Jonathan Van-Tam, who won public affection for his use of analogies toRead More →

MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Alabama lawmakers on Thursday approved sweeping legislation banning gender-affirming drugs for transgender children and advanced a separate measure banning early classroom teaching about sexual and gender identity, a draft bill that critics have dubbed “Don’t Say Gay”. The Alabama House of Representatives voted 66 to 28 forRead More →

By Lara Cooper Over the past seven days, Direct Relief has delivered 334 medical aid shipments requested in 36 U.S. states and territories and 11 countries worldwideincluding Ukraine. The shipments contained 2.3 million defined daily doses of medicationincluding PPE, Covid-19 therapies, diabetes drugs and cancer treatments. Today, four pallets ofRead More →