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Some may joke about a coronavirus baby boom. Here's why you shouldn't try to conceive in quarantine 

 

As much of the world settles into a new routine of social distancing, couples are likely to have a lot more free time at home to snuggle together.

At first blush, you might think couples with some extra time on their hands would do things that could lead to a stork visiting nine months from now.
Yet with US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin warning of dire scenarios and a possible 20% unemployment rate, couples whose jobs are vulnerable in this economy are likely to think again about kicking off their parenting journeys this spring.

Then there's the possibility of more couples splitting up. One marriage registry official in China said he saw a quarantine-related spike in divorces, showing that more time in closed quarters may be doing some couples more harm than good.

But for couples weathering this storm together, is this a time when many will choose to add to their brood?

CNN

Condom factory workers are considered “essential” now that a global shortage looms

A gender reveal party ignited a 10-acre brush fire in Florida, fire officials say

Tags: $, Children, Choices, Condoms, Coronavirus, Environment, Etiquette, Injury, Overpopulation, Parental Burden, Parental Crime, Pregnancy, Quarantine, Safety, Saving The Environment!, Science, Shortage, Statistics, Study, Survival, Threat, Warning

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05-Apr-2020


Hate crimes against perceived coronavirus carriers spike in NYC 

 

The city has coronavirus hate-crime fever, NYPD data shows.

Crime stats released Thursday show a spike in attacks against perceived carriers of the COVID-19 bug.

The data shows there have been 23 hate crimes against victim’s whose protected category is classified as “other” so far this year — a 475-percent increase from the 4 reported over the same period last year.

The crimes are categorized that way even though a majority of victims are Asian, officials said.

“Recent Coronavirus-related incidents fall under the anti-other category as there are two motivating factors behind these crimes,” the accompanying statement said. “The victim’s race (anti-Asian) and the perception that they have the Coronavirus (anti-disability).”

NY Post

The Coronavirus Doesn't Discriminate, But U.S. Health Care Showing Familiar Biases

Tags: Attack, Covidiots, Environment, Etiquette, Exclusivity, Health, Hostility, Ignorance, Inhumanity, Injury, Interference, Judgment, Medical, Mental Health, Misrepresentation, Neglect, Parental Crime, Poverty, Privilege, Racism, Retribution, Sad, Safety, Self Interest, Superiority, Treatment, Unruly Child, Violence

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02-Apr-2020


Entire senior home in New Jersey, 94 people, presumed to have coronavirus 

 

An entire New Jersey nursing home is presumed to be infected with coronavirus, forcing everyone from the facility to be evacuated on Wednesday, officials said.

At least 24 of 94 residents and patients of St. Joseph’s Senior Home in Woodbridge, about 20 miles south of Newark, have tested positive for coronavirus and the other 70 clients are also believed to have the virus, authorities said.

The first positive came back on March 17 and at least one positive test has come back "everyday thereafter," said John Hagerty, a spokesman for the city of Woodbridge.

NBC News

Tags: Contagion, Coronavirus, Health, Home, Injury, Safety, Seniors, Test, Tragedy

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25-Mar-2020


Boy Dies 8 Years After His Mom, Pregnant with Him, Was Fatally Shot — and Killer Sits in Prison 

 

A Chicago 8-year-old whose mother was fatally shot in 2011 while months pregnant with him has died.

In August 2011, 17-year-old Charinez Jefferson was walking down a street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood when 18-year-old Timothy Jones opened fire, WLOX, the Chicago Sun Times and CBS2 report.

According to prosecutors, Jones was attempting to shoot a rival gang member walking with Jefferson, who was six months pregnant. He shot the expecting mother in the head, back and chest as she begged him for her life.

Despite Jefferson not surviving the shooting, her baby did. Kahmani Mims-Jefferson was born prematurely and would eventually be adopted by a hospital nurse.

On March 8, Kahmani died of “complications of prematurity” and “multiple maternal gunshot wounds,” according to the Cook County Medical Examiner.

People

Tags: Adoption, Community, Death, Environment, Guns, Health, Injury, Life Expectancy, Parental Burden, Pregnancy, Prison, Sad, Safety, Violence, Youth

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25-Mar-2020


Thomas Valva's Mom Says She Was 'Begging' for Help to Save Boy, 8, from Cop Dad's Abuse 

 

For years, Justyna Zubko-Valva fought to expose the alleged physical, emotional, and mental abuse she says her sons suffered at the hands of their father and his fiancée. But the mom says her pleas for help fell on deaf ears — and the system’s failure led to the death of her 8-year-old son, Thomas.

“It’s such a tragedy that could have been prevented so many times by so many people,” Zubko-Valva tells PEOPLE.

On Jan. 17, Thomas died from severe hypothermia after allegedly being forced to spend the previous night in the frigid garage of the Center Moriches, New York, home owned by his father, New York Police Department Transit Officer Michael Valva, 40, and his fiancée, Angela Pollina, 42.

The night prior, Thomas and his older brother, Anthony, who are both on the autism spectrum, were allegedly provided no blankets or pillows, and had to sleep on the ice-cold concrete floor. The next morning, Thomas collapsed and lost consciousness.

People

Tags: Abuse, Children, Choices, Death, Exclusivity, Family, Fighting Back, Govt, Hate, Health, Hostility, Inhumanity, Injury, Keep Abortion Legal, Mental Health, Murder, Neglect, Parental Crime, Privilege, Psychology, Responsibility, Safety, Self Interest, Toxic, Treatment, Violence

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13-Mar-2020


Man Charged After Allegedly Stabbing Woman with Syringe in Maryland Grocery Store 

 

A Maryland man has been charged in the stabbing of a woman with a syringe in a grocery store, police say.

According to an Anne Arundel County Police news release, the attack — which was caught on video surveillance — occurred on Feb. 18 at the entrance of a store in Churchton, Maryland.

People

Tags: Attack, Environment, Health, Injury, Needle, Safety, Violence

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27-Feb-2020


WHEN INSTAGRAM ‘WELLNESS INFLUENCERS’ SOUND LIKE THE PRO-ANOREXIA BLOGS THAT FUELED MY EATING DISORDER 

 

I’ll point to a recent “health trend” that has disturbed the internet: dry fasting. A step beyond buzzy-as-of-late intermittent fasting, dry fasting not only requires abstaining from food (already a slippery slope) but also from water for a set period of time. Dozens of reputable health experts, even ones who support some form of intermittent fasting, have denounced dry fasting as being unhealthy and dangerous. Yet I keep seeing people promote it all over Instagram; paired with photos of thin bodies are paragraphs encouraging restriction.

“Food addiction is real,” writes one self-proclaimed dry fasting expert. “The brainwashing goes deep.” In a now-deleted post, another supporter of dry fasting declared, “food is just another attachment… there are people living without water and food.”

Almost word-for-word, it’s all too reminiscent of the eating disorder forums I, and unfortunately many millennial women of a certain age, frequented back in the early- and mid-2000s.

Coming across these posts, I was struck, obviously, by the completely unhealthy advice, but also by the familiarity of the language used by these “wellness” influencers. Almost word-for-word, it’s all too reminiscent of the eating disorder forums I, and unfortunately many millennial women of a certain age, frequented back in the early- and mid-2000s.

Well and Good

Tags: Diet, Health, Injury, Interference, Lifestyle, Social Media, Survival, Warning

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21-Feb-2020


LIKE A VIRGIN? THE PAIN AND POLITICS OF RESTITCHING YOUR HYMEN 

 

It’s hard to believe that the hymen, a thin piece of mucosal tissue that partially covers the vaginal opening, has been getting so much airtime recently. It was only a few months ago that rapper T.I. made (unlikely) headlines when he revealed that he takes his 18-year-old daughter to the gynecologist every year to check if her hymen is intact. Earlier this year, the UK health secretary began an investigation into the “dreadful practice” of “virginity repair” surgery, following a report by the Sunday Times, which revealed that there’s at least 22 private clinics across the UK offering hymenoplasty procedures. In short: it’s 2020 and, somehow, men are still trying to control our bodies.

Despite years of research that disproves the myth surrounding the hymen – that it breaks after the first time you’ve had sex – it’s connotations of purity pertain. You can break your hymen horse-riding, or riding a bike, but the social constructs surrounding virginity seem dependent on it staying intact.

“In Muslim communities, women should be virgins when marrying their husbands. If it’s found that a woman has lost her virginity before marriage, the consequences can be dire,” says Halaleh Taheri, who heads the Middle Eastern Women and Society Organisation, which supports women refugees or asylum seekers who have experienced gender discrimination and honour-related violence. “Even if a woman is not directly pressured by her family to undergo it, the beliefs that she has been indoctrinated with since childhood, the shame and dishonour that she will bring to her family if they find out she’s no longer a virgin is enough pressure to force herself to resort to this practice, whether she wants to or not.”

Dazed Digital

Tags: Anatomy, Environment, Exclusivity, Fear, Health, Inhumanity, Injury, Judgment, Men In Charge, Mental Health, Parental Burden, Parental Crime, Relationships, Safety, Sex, Surgery, Survival, Treatment, Violence, Woman's Rights, World

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10-Feb-2020


Coronavirus: Why are we catching more diseases from animals? 

 

The world is grappling with the new coronavirus, which has spread from China to at least 15 other countries.

Outbreaks of new infectious diseases are typically seen as a "one off".

But the new virus - thought to have stemmed from wildlife - highlights our risk from animal-borne disease. This is likely to be more of a problem in future as climate change and globalisation alter the way animals and humans interact.

How can animals make people ill?
In the past 50 years, a host of infectious diseases have spread rapidly after making the evolutionary jump from animals to humans.

The HIV/Aids crisis of the 1980s originated from great apes, the 2004-07 avian flu pandemic came from birds, and pigs gave us the swine flu pandemic in 2009. More recently, it was discovered severe acute respiratory syndrome (Sars) came from bats, via civets, while bats also gave us Ebola.

Humans have always caught diseases from animals. In fact, most new infectious diseases come from wildlife.

BBC

Tags: Animals, Contagion, Death, Development, Environment, Health, Hostility, Injury, Lifestyle, Nature, Outbreak, Overpopulation, Safety, Science, Survival, Threat, Treatment, Virus

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30-Jan-2020


Why woke diets featuring superfoods such as avocado and advocated by the likes of Ella Woodward are leading to a surge of distressing gut problems 

 

The woman, in her mid-30s, looked pretty healthy, which, undoubtedly, was her goal. Sitting in my clinic – I’m a dietician at a busy London hospital – we began discussing her daily food and drink regime.

Work was busy and stressful, so there wasn’t much time for breakfast, apart from some fruit or a green juice. Lunch was a salad brimming with chickpeas and roasted vegetables and topped with a sprinkling of antioxidant-rich seeds.

Yet more vegetables and maybe some ‘plant protein’ – beans and nuts – for dinner. She tries to limit her dairy intake, choosing lattes made with almond or soya milk.

And yet, here she was, almost doubled over with gut pain, complaining of bloating, cramps and other more embarrassing, and distressing, digestive complaints.

‘I never touch junk food,’ she added, hopefully.

At this point, I know I’m going to have to break some bad news. She may think her diet is exemplary but, in fact, it’s the cause of her problems.

I call it ‘woke’ or overzealous healthy eating – consuming vast quantities of so-called ‘clean’ ingredients while avoiding entire food groups such as dairy, carbohydrates or meat for health or ‘ethical’ reasons.

And I believe this kind of trendy eating is behind a surge in cases of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) that I, and my colleagues, have been seeing.

Daily Mail

Tags: Addiction, Development, Diet, Environment, Health, Injury, Mental Health, Nature, Neglect, Perception, Psychology, Recovery, Safety, Science, Support

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25-Jan-2020


Man strangles coyote after animal attacks his child during family walk 

 

KENSINGTON, N.H. – A coyote attacked several people within hours Monday before being killed by a local man after the animal tried to bite his son, according to Kensington police.

Kensington Police Chief Scott Cain said the man was walking with his family on Phillips Exeter Academy’s Red Trail on the Kensington-Exeter line when the coyote appeared and attacked the family’s young son.

Cain said the coyote was only able to bite the child’s jacket before the father grabbed the animal and strangled it to death. However, in the struggle, the father was bitten and he had to go to the hospital to receive rabies shots, Cain said.

USA Today

Mountain lion attacks and injures child in Orange County wilderness park

Tags: Animals, Attack, Backlash, Children, Death, Environment, Fighting Back, Injury, Men In Charge, Nature, Parental Burden, Responsibility, Safety, Survival, Violence

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21-Jan-2020


Is ‘Clean Eating’ Actually Healthy? Here’s What the Experts Say 

 

Jessica Alba does it. Miranda Kerr does it. Gwyneth Paltrow wrote a cookbook about it. “Clean eating” has picked up steam in the past few years as the healthy eating plan du jour. But just like any health trend, its meteoric rise has been countered by naysayers, who say it is unsustainable at best and dangerous at worse. In fact, the British Dietetic Association identified “clean eating” as its number one “worst celebrity diet[s] to avoid.” Whoa. But what’s so bad about incorporating more salads and veggies into your diet? It seems harmless…right?

PW

Tags: Choices, Diet, Environment, Health, Injury, Medical, Science, Statistics, Study

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05-Jan-2020


Boy, 16, dies after attack by 3 dogs in Dallas-area backyard 

 

Police say a 16-year-old boy has died after being mauled by three pit bulls inside the fenced backyard of a Dallas-area home where the dogs lived.

Irving police on Sunday announced the boy's death. One officer was treated for a dog bite.

ABC News

How to spot the toxic algae that's killing dogs in the Southeast

Tags: Animals, Attack, Breeding, Death, Environment, Health, Injury, Nature, Poison, Safety, Toxic, Violence, Warning

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12-Aug-2019


Woman Wakes from Coma to Find Legs and Arms Have Been Amputated Due to an Infection from Dog Saliva 

 

An Ohio woman says she was in disbelief when she woke up from a 10-day coma to learn that both her legs and arms have been amputated after contracting an intense infection from her dog’s saliva.

Marie Trainer — who spent a total of 80 days in the hospital — told Fox 8 Cleveland that she has no recollection of what happened and that all she remembers is feeling sick.

People

Pit Bulls Mauled 8-Year-Old Girl, Ear Partially Bitten Off In Dog Attack

Woman Allegedly Steals Dog from Colorado Man as He Was Having a Fatal Seizure

Tags: Animals, Attack, Children, Disease, Environment, Health, Injury, Nature, Pets, Responsibility, Safety, Saliva, Surgery, Theft, Training

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01-Aug-2019


Pet Dog Mauled Woman, Viciously Bit Arm, Euthanized 

 

A dog viciously attacked a 23-year-old woman in Coseley, a suburban area in the north of the Dudley Metropolitan Borough, in the English West Midlands. The incident took place Sunday, local media reports said.

The dog allegedly bit the woman's arm forcing the woman to undergo surgery. The owner of the dog had to euthanize the dog following the attack.

ibtimes

Woman wakes up in hotel, finds snake on her arm: 'I won't be sleeping for a while after this'

Police Shoot, Kill Suspect's Dog For 'Aggressively Barking' At Them

Tiger beaten to death by villagers in India

'I Knew That Those Animals Were Going to Kill Someone': Tenn. Man Mauled to Death by Pack of Dogs

No, Your Dog Isn’t Your Baby

Excuse Me, Ma’am — Your Dog Is a Bully

Dog Mauls 10-Year-Old Girl After Jumping Fence, Boy Saves Sister's Life

Tags: Animals, Arrest, Attack, Children, Death, Environment, Etiquette, Fighting Back, Health, Horror, Hotel, Injury, Mauling, Nature, Parental Burden, Pets, Police, Psychology, Safety, Threat, Training, Travel, Video, World

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31-Jul-2019




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