Psychological First Aid training could help improve care workers’ wellbeing — ScienceDaily

A new study has shown that Psychological First Aid, training originally created for people to support others, can help healthcare workers in care homes improve their own mental wellbeing. First…

Aid spending soared to record level in Pacific islands as COVID hit

SYDNEY, Oct 31 (Reuters) – A record $3.3 billion in aid flowed to the Pacific islands in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic hit, a 33% increase on the previous year,…

American aid to Ukraine about to hit $65 billion – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The amount of military aid the United States will send to Ukraine is about to hit $65 billion once the new nearly $12 billion package Congress is attempting to…

Fluorescence patterns aid medical diagnostics — ScienceDaily

Standard medical imaging readily detects most solid brain cancers, one third of which are gliomas. Unfortunately, two complex surgeries are often necessary. But now, researchers from Japan may have devised…

Georgia to spend $250M in COVID-19 cash to aid recreation – WABE

Gov. Brian Kemp is earmarking $250 million in federal COVID-19 relief for neighborhood recreation improvements in some of Georgia’s poorest areas. Grants of up to $2 million per project can…

Professor working to heal homelessness, fix broken aid industry — ScienceDaily

While volunteering at an Indian orphanage in 1984, Dr. David Buck found his passion for helping those most in need during an encounter with the greatest humanitarian in human history…

Amazon and Rite Aid limiting purchases of emergency contraception

Amazon has a temporary quantity limit of 3 unites per week on emergency contraceptive pills, including Plan B, a representative for the company told CNN on Tuesday. Rite Aid is…

Health Officials Warn About Impact to U.S. Coronavirus Test Supply Without Aid

Federal health officials on Thursday warned of potentially dire consequences to the U.S. coronavirus testing supply later this year if lawmakers do not replenish funding for the federal pandemic response,…

New light-powered catalysts could aid in manufacturing — ScienceDaily

Chemical reactions that are driven by light offer a powerful tool for chemists who are designing new ways to manufacture pharmaceuticals and other useful compounds. Harnessing this light energy requires…

Maryland Department of Health announces Mental Health First Aid Training for historically Black colleges and universities

  May 10, 2022 Media Contacts: Deidre McCabe, Director, Office of Communications, 410-767-3536 Chase Cook, Deputy Director for Media Relations, 410-767-6491 Maryland Department of Health announces Mental Health First Aid…