The Democrats’ Big Package: What’s in and what’s out?

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s nowhere near the $4 trillion proposal President Joe Biden first floated to rebuild America’s public infrastructure. and family support systems But the health care compromise package to combat inflation, climate change and deficit reduction strategies appears to be on its way to Senate votes this weekend.. The proposal estimated at $740 … Read more

From Mecca to the Vatican, exploring holy places with VR

Click and gawk at the ceiling of the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel up close. Click again and join thousands of pilgrims as they circle and pray around the cube-shaped Kaaba at Islam’s holiest site. Or put on a headset and enter the holy city of Jerusalem. There you will hear the murmur of Jewish prayers at … Read more

The #1 Vitamin to Keep Your Brain ‘Young and Healthy’ and Foods to Eat Every Day

As a nutritional psychiatrist, I always strive to maintain a well-balanced diet. A lot of that has to do with making sure I’m getting all the right vitamins, especially since it’s essential for preventing cognitive impairment. And since the risk of neurological diseases increases as we ageOne question I often get from my patients is, … Read more

Commentary: Why S’poreans need to improve their muscular wellness, as more become caregivers to their loved ones

As Singaporeans live longer, millennials and older adults have to adjust to a changing role: becoming caregivers for their aging parents and family members. The saying goes: “To take care of others, start by taking care of yourself”. This is especially true for those of us who have to juggle caring for elderly parents and … Read more

Advocates: Senate Bill Means Environmental Health, Also Harm

Billions of dollars in climate and environmental investments could flow to communities in the United States that have been plagued by pollution and climate threats for decades, if the proposed Reducing Inflation Act becomes law. The bill, announced by Senators Chuck Schumer and Joe Manchin last month, could also fuel a transition to clean energy … Read more

How the climate deal would help farmers help the environment

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The climate agreement reached last week by Senate Democrats could reduce the amount of greenhouse gases produced by American farmers by expanding programs that help store carbon in the soil, funding focused research on the climate and reduce the abundant methane emissions that come from cows. . The bill includes more … Read more

Edmunds: 5 vehicles that do not hurt the pocket

New cars are more expensive than ever in today’s economy. Inflation, low inventory, and now rising interest rates have affected prices. Last week, the Fed raised interest rates for the fourth time this year, compounding problems plaguing car buyers. Despite higher prices, however, many Americans have an insatiable appetite for trucks and SUVs, which is … Read more

Extra Vitamin D Won’t Reduce Fractures in Healthy Older People: Study

Take 2,000 IU (international units) daily of vitamin D3 supplements without calcium over the course of over five years did not reduce hip, wrist or pelvic fractures compared with taking a daily placebo, study says published Wednesday in The New England Journal of Medicine. A placebo is a fake pill given to patients to make … Read more