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Canada Driving Guide 2021

Drive through the world’s second-largest country, Canada. Drive your own car and have worry-free travel with an international driving permit and this travel guide. By Lisa Brown January 21, 2021 INTRODUCTION Driving in Canada may seem the same as driving in the United States of America. After all, they’re such close neighbors you would think […]

On World Health Day, PAHO Director calls for equitable pandemic recovery in the Americas

On World Health Day, PAHO Director calls for equitable pandemic recovery in the AmericasThe pandemic drove between 119 and 124 million more people globally into extreme poverty last year. Fourteen years of gains in the fight against poverty have been lost. Washington, D.C., April 7, 2021 (PAHO) – On World Health Day, observed today, Pan […]

COVID-19 continues to surge through the Americas, PAHO Director reports

“Nowhere are infections as worrisome as in South America, where cases are mounting in nearly every country.” Washington, D.C., April 7, 2021 (PAHO)—“COVID infections continue to surge throughout the Americas,” with more than 1.3 million new cases and 37,000 deaths reported in the region in the last week while cases rise in nearly every country […]

Alisson Becker and WHO Foundation launch campaign to raise resources and support treatment for COVID-19 patients starting in the Americas

Give a Breath for Health” campaign launched on World Health Day to kickstart global effort for purchasing oxygen and other life-saving supplies and therapeutics   Brasilia / Geneva / Washington DC., April 7, 2021 (PAHO/WHO)— Champion goalkeeper Alisson Becker, World Health Organization (WHO) Goodwill ambassador for health promotion, is kickstarting a new global fundraising campaign, titled […]

Caribbean Travel Marketplace Registration opens

MIAMI, Florida (April 7, 2021) — Registration has opened for the region’s most anticipated travel trade event, Caribbean Travel Marketplace. Slated for May 11-14, 2021, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA)-hosted event will be virtual this year.   Vanessa Ledesma, CHTA’s Acting CEO and Director General, foresees a dynamic and robust gathering as “the […]

Save the Date: IBW 21 Report Card on President Biden — Thursday, April 29th, 7PM EST

IBW 21 — Institute of the Black World 21st Century

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t seems as though for every legitimate outfit there is who tries to provide you with truthful information about the topic you’re researching, there are a handful of others who look real but are only there to mislead you. Some of them are even trying to rip you off. Sorting through the lies and half-truths […]

Mammogram rates have rebounded since pandemic began, but concerns remain

From Newsmax                                             IMAGE: Dreamstime When the pandemic first hit last spring, screening mammograms fell by the wayside as COVID-19 became the most pressing medical concern in the country, but U.S. testing rates rebounded […]

Pandemic canceled handshakes, hugs; what are the repercussions?

By Lynn Allison From NEWSMAX For over a year we have been told not to shake hands, hug, or God forbid, kiss people when we greet them in public. The pandemic precautions mean that people, especially those who live alone and do not have family members to embrace, might have suffered a lack of physical […]

Reduce your risk of prostate cancer and heart attacks

By Lynn Allison From NEWSMAX A study of over 90,000 U.S. Veterans with prostate cancer found that more than half of them also suffered from uncontrolled risk factors for heart attacks, according to Renal & Urology News. According to Dr. Gabe Mirkin, author of “The Healthy Heart Miracle,” “Almost 30% of these high-risk patients received no […]