Daily Archives: May 17, 2023

2023-05-17: News Headlines

Javier Arana Villasusa (2023-05-17). Dominican media highlight use of Cuban therapies against cancer. plenglish.com Santo Domingo, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Local media highlighted the upcoming administration of two Cuban biotechnological products, including CIMAvax-EGF, the first therapeutic vaccine against lung cancer, to oncology patients in the Dominican Republic.

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2023-05-16). Will Lawsuits Bring an End to COVID Vaccines? globalresearch.ca

Jack Phillips (2023-05-16). Fired Teachers Who Refused COVID Vaccine to Get Full Reinstatement and Back Pay. globalresearch.ca

Dr. William Makis (2023-05-16). Died Suddenly: Police Officers Who Died Suddenly Recently, Possibly Due to Injuries Caused by COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates. globalresearch.ca

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). FDA Simplifies COVID-19 Vaccination, Permits Some Additional Doses. jamanetwork.com People who are aged 65 years or older and have gotten 1 dose of a bivalent COVID-19 vaccine can now receive another at least 4 months after their previous dose, according to a statement by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). People who are immunocompromised and have received a bivalent COVID-19 vaccine can also get another after a minimum of 2 months.

The Exposé (2023-05-16). Neurosurgeon admits COVID Vaccination can severely damage the Brain & cause Cancer. expose-news.com Retired American neurosurgeon Russell Blaylock recently gave an in-depth presentation on the adverse effects the spike proteins, induced by Covid-19 vaccination, have on the body. The doctor shared shocking discoveries about neurological …

ecns.cn (2023-05-16). First domestic mRNA COVID vaccine delivered. ecns.cn An elderly man in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, received a booster shot of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday. It was the first dose of the domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine based on messenger RNA technology to be delivered, according to its maker, CSPC Pharmaceutical Group.

ecns.cn (2023-05-16). Expert: COVID-19 widespread, vaccines needed fast. ecns.cn A prominent Chinese respiratory disease expert, Zhong Nanshan, said at a medical symposium on Monday that between 20 and 25 percent of fever patients treated in clinics in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, were actually infected with some variant of COVID-19.

ecns.cn (2023-05-17). Summit set to boost ties with Central Asia. ecns.cn The summit takes place against the backdrop of the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, mounting geopolitical competition and the ongoing Ukraine crisis.

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). Fluvoxamine vs Placebo and Time to Recovery in Outpatients With Mild to Moderate COVID-19—Reply. jamanetwork.com In Reply In response to the insightful questions by Drs Ashraf and Ashraf, we agree that understanding participants' prior exposure to infection is generally informative to understanding treatment response in the setting of an infectious disease. Unfortunately, quantifying exposure and infection during the COVID-19 pandemic has been a considerable challenge.

Rhoda Wilson (2023-05-16). Why you should raise objections with your MP about WHO's proposed IHR amendments and Pandemic Treaty. expose-news.com Recently, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organisation ("WHO"), declared the covid emergency over. It highlights the absurdity of bureaucratic regimes dictating when we should be scared or not …

Staff (2023-05-16). Report from U.S.-Mexico Border as Title 42 Ends: Human Rights Violations, Funerals & Makeshift Camps. democracynow.org We host a roundtable discussion on the human rights crisis unfolding at the U.S.-Mexico border and the impact of President Biden ending the Trump-era pandemic policy known as Title 42 last Thursday, after it had been used to expel nearly 3 million migrants without due process. Guerline Jozef is co-founder and executive director of Haitian Bridge Alliance, an immigrant advocacy organization that provides humanitarian assistance to Haitians and other Black immigrants from the Caribbean and Africa; Erika Guevara-Rosas is a human rights lawyer and Americas director for Amnesty International; and Erika Pinheiro is an…

The Exposé (2023-05-16). BREAKING: NHS Director confirms Doctors lied about Cause of Death to create the Illusion of a COVID-19 Pandemic. expose-news.com Before Covid arrived on the scene, there were four types of pneumonia which when added together amounted to the highest cause of death in the UK. And according to a Director of …

Cinnamon Janzer, Next City. (2023-05-16). This Food Bank Is Bringing A HelloFresh Approach To Its Pantry. popularresistance.org The Fritz Food Pantry in Madison prides itself on providing a wide variety of foods and ingredients to accommodate as many diets, allergies and food preferences as possible. Their approach speaks not just to the continuing hunger crisis exacerbated by the pandemic; food pantries like The Fritz have also been shown to have an important influence on the dietary health of their customers. | But just because a variety of healthy foods and ingredients are offered doesn't mean that every visitor has the ability to put recipes together at home. So Abby Warfel, a volunteer turned part-time pantry assistant, had an idea:…

ecns.cn (2023-05-16). Air travel, freight approaching 2019 levels. ecns.cn China's civil aviation sector is recovering from the effects of COVID-19, with the number of flights returning to about 96 percent of their level before the pandemic began, an official from the Civil Aviation Administration of China said on Tuesday.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2023-05-17). Mayo Clinic research on remote hospital care for a rural or urban home setting. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Chad Semling, who is 47 years old, spent 113 days in the hospital for recovery and rehabilitation before being admitted to Advanced Care at Home, a Mayo Clinic program that uses telehealth to provide health care remotely for patients who live in rural and urban areas. Semling, a Mayo Clinic patient in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, suffered multiple compression fractures within his back, a collapsed lung, fractured ribs and severe lung blockage, all due to COVID-19….

teleSUR, hvh, JCM (2023-05-17). Expresidente Bolsonaro declarará sobre fraude de vacunación. telesurtv.net El ex mandatario comparecerá a partir de las 13: 00 (hora local), luego de no asistir a la anterior convocatoria.

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). Fluvoxamine vs Placebo and Time to Recovery in Outpatients With Mild to Moderate COVID-19. jamanetwork.com To the Editor COVID-19 and its treatment have been of great interest to psychiatrists due to its neurological and psychiatric effects. Therefore, we read with great interest the recent randomized clinical trial report and Editorial that examined the effect of fluvoxamine on time to recovery in outpatients with mild to moderate COVID-19. We would like to comment on some concerns we have about this study.

Konrad Rƒôkas (2023-05-16). Life After COVID-19: Perspectives of the World Security. globalresearch.ca

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2023-05-16). Cuba rechaza inclusión en lista sobre terrorismo de EE.UU. telesurtv.net Vladimir Regueiro subrayó que durante el período más difícil de la pandemia de la Covid-19, el bloqueo contra Cuba se recrudeció.

Staff (2023-05-16). Bolsonaro declarará en investigación sobre fraude de certificados de vacunación anticovid. cubadebate.cu El expresidente de Brasil, Jair Bolsonaro, declarará este martes ante la Policía Federal (PF) como parte de una investigación sobre presunto fraude en cartillas de vacunación anticovid. Los investigados son sospechosos de introducir entre noviembre de 2021 y diciembre de 2022 información falsa en el sistema del Ministerio Público para emitir certificados de vacunación con el fin de viajar a Estados Unidos.

Global Times (2023-05-16). Hyping China's Overseas "Police Stations," Canada Gravely Infected by US Virus of Smearing China. dissidentvoice.org Canada's choice Illustration: Tang Tengfei/GT When Canadian Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino attempted to hype up the so-called China's overseas police stations, one word stood out — could. "Mendicino concedes there could be new 'Chinese police stations' in Canada," the country's CTV News reported on Sunday. The first paragraph of the article is filled with …

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). Genome Analysis Identified Powassan Hot Spots in Northeast US. jamanetwork.com Although still low, cases of Powassan virus, a disease carried by ticks, increased in recent years, from 7 cases in 2012 to a high of 39 cases in 2019, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported.

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). WHO: Confirmed Avian Influenza Death in China. jamanetwork.com A person in China was infected with avian influenza A(H3N8) virus in February, the nation's health agency reported to the World Health Organization (WHO). The patient died after being hospitalized for severe pneumonia.

teleSUR, nama, JCM (2023-05-16). Guinea Ecuatorial declara fin de brote del virus de Marburgo. telesurtv.net Del 13 de febrero al 1 de mayo la nación africana registró 17 casos confirmados en laboratorio y 23 probables.

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2023-05-17). Brasil reporta primeros casos de gripe aviar en aves silvestres. telesurtv.net Se declaró "el estado de alerta para potenciar la movilización del sector privado y de todo el servicio veterinario oficial".

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2023-05-17). Mayo Clinic Minute: Why some patients with breast tumors could possibly avoid a mastectomy. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A breast cancer diagnosis is a life-changing event. Now, patients with multiple tumors may have another option when it comes to fighting the disease. Dr. Judy Boughey, a surgical oncologist with the Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center, led a recent study that found some patients can avoid a mastectomy when it comes to surgery. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/7ISTexS0VdU Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 57) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2023-05-17). People with severe obesity and a genetic pathway variant have increased risk of hypertension, Mayo Clinic research finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Obesity and its associated cardiometabolic issues are a major health concern in the U.S. and internationally. According to a study published in 2017, 12% of the world's adult population was affected by obesity in 2016, double the percentage from 30 years earlier. With obesity comes an increasing risk of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, congestive heart failure and myocardial infarction. Fortunately, obesity is a multifactorial disease that results from an energy balance dysregulation…

Pavel López Lazo (2023-05-16). Cuban Hemophilia Society in support for patients' quality of life. plenglish.com Havana, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Hemophilia Society (SCH) has shown some progresses in medical and scientific works, and has a strategy for a better quality of life for people living with this disease.

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). STI Epidemic Worsened in 2021, Syphilis Cases Surged. jamanetwork.com More than 2.5 million cases of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) were reported in 2021, according to surveillance data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

jamanetwork (2023-05-16). Daily Statin Trial for People With HIV Halted Early for Clear Benefit. jamanetwork.com People with HIV and a low to moderate traditional risk of cardiovascular disease who took a daily 4-mg dose of pitavastatin reduced their risk of major adverse cardiovascular events by 35% relative to a placebo group, according to interim results from a randomized clinical trial that enrolled nearly 7769 participants across 12 countries.

Fight Back (2023-05-16). SDS Denver wins a major victory in the fight for police demilitarization. fightbacknews.org Denver, CO – After a nearly two year campaign, the Denver chapter of Students for a Democratic Society won a significant milestone in their campaign to demilitarize the campus police. After four months of work plagued with delays and obfuscation by campus administrators, SDS fought to successfully get a resolution passed that takes the power from the Auraria Campus Police from being able to obtain military weapons from the 1033 program – a federal program designed to transfer surplus military equipment from the U.S. Department of Defense to local law enforcement. | The resolution states that the Auraria Campus P…

Editor (2023-05-16). Geoffrey Hinton, AI, and Google's ethics problem. mronline.org Talk about the dangers of artificial intelligence, actual or imagined, has become feverish, much of it induced by the growing world of generative chat bots. When scrutinising the critics, attention should be paid to their motivations.

Amy Goodman (2023-05-16). Rep. Paul Gosar's Aide Pledged Loyalty to White Supremacist Nick Fuentes. truthout.org We look at a newly confirmed direct connection between a white supremacist leader and a staffer for one of Trump's staunchest supporters in Congress. The digital director for right-wing Arizona Congressmember Paul Gosar has been revealed as a prominent follower of neo-Nazi online influencer Nick Fuentes. Gosar himself is linked to organizers of the January 6 insurrection and was censured for… |

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