TikTok’s newest trend is all about your mental health and self-care
TikTok’s newest trend is all about your mental health and self-care
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People with untreated mental illnesses are 16 times more likely than other civilians to be killed during an encounter with police.
Financial therapist Lindsay Bryan-Podvin of Ann Arbor, Michigan, specializes in helping people deal with their anxieties about money. Several people who still have jobs and financial security felt guilty about having been spared while others suffered, says Bryan-Podvin, author of “The Financial Anxiety Solution.” The feelings clients expressed and the language they used were almost identical to what Bryan-Podvin hears from people with post-traumatic stress disorder, a mental health disorder that can be triggered by experiencing or witnessing a terrifying event.
The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by weary Americans longing for a path back to normal life. Homeland Security investigators are working with Pfizer, Moderna and dozens of other drug companies racing to complete and distribute the vaccine and treatments for the virus. “We're all very excited about the potential vaccine and treatments,” said Steve Francis, assistant director for global trade investigations with Homeland Security Investigations.
President-elect Joe Biden is expected to unveil his picks for several top economic positions as early as Monday when he will also finally receive his first classified intelligence briefing, an essential step towards taking control of national security. While Biden's transition to the White House appeared to be hitting its stride, the president-elect was hobbling after fracturing his foot while playing with his dog on Sunday. The incoming administration has been hampered for weeks by President Donald Trump who has refused to concede claiming, without evidence, that Biden's Nov. 3 electoral victory was due to fraud.
SFERRA Fine Linens, a leading branded luxury linens and home lifestyle company whose heritage dates back to 1891 in Italy and owned by Highlander Partners, today announced the acquisition of Pratesi. Pratesi is an ultra-premium Italian-luxury linens brand known for elaborate floral designs, innovation, superior quality and a globally recognized brand for well over a century, dating back to its founding in 1906.
Kurt Phelps, a now-fired Bank of America executive, was accused of soliciting and receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes.
Winston & Strawn LLP is pleased to announce the addition of H. Guy Collier, an accomplished health law attorney, as senior counsel in the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
The Miami Beach City Commission approved Mast Capital’s plans on Wednesday.
Sentinel Midstream LLC, through its subsidiary Texas GulfLink, LLC, announced today that the United States Coast Guard and United States Maritime Administration have released Texas GulfLink's Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS). This is a critical step in the regulatory process toward receiving a license to operate a deepwater port. Texas GulfLink is a planned deepwater crude oil export facility, to be located off the coast of Freeport, Texas, that will be capable of fully loading Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) tankers.
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 30, 2020) - China Education Resources, Inc. (TSXV: CHN) (OTCQB: CHNUF) ("CER") is an ed-tech company with leading technology of intelligent system and contents to provide online/offline learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals. CER today updates its shareholders and investors on its business development and financial results for the third quarter of 2020. All figures are expressed in U.S. dollars.Further to CER's ...
Today Third Derivative (D3) unveiled its inaugural cohort of almost 50 climate innovation startups, selected from more than 600 applicants across 60+ countries and spanning sectors including electricity, transportation, buildings, industry, energy access, food and agriculture, and financial and business model innovation. They are known as "Cohort 417"—named for this year's peak atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration of 417.1 ppm recorded in May.
Popular basics brand Pair of Thieves is helping shoppers purchase with purpose this holiday season with their exclusive Do-Gooders Collection. The collection will be live the first week of December, launching on Giveback Tuesday (December 1st), leading up to National Sock Day on Friday, December 4th. Pair of Thieves will be giving back a portion of the proceeds from the sale of every item purchased in this collection to three important causes: homelessness, mental health, and LGBTQ youth.
On November 30, 2020, the Clough Global Dividend and Income Fund (NYSE MKT: GLV) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, paid a monthly distribution on its common stock of $0.1008 per share to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 20, 2020.
A deadly pandemic has accelerated extensive cultural, technological, and political changes and has made 2020 a year unlike any other. It also adds urgency and relevance to Eurasia Group's GZERO Summit, an annual gathering of business and political leaders that explores the preeminent issues shaping a world in flux. For the first time ever, the 2020 GZERO Summit will be held virtually, from 8 to 10 December (EST) and 9 to 11 December (JST).
A combination of positive trends and long-term catalysts make these three businesses attractive investment candidates for the next 10 years.
Rodericka Carter, 21, lives in an almost empty apartment high up over Brickell. Although she has lived there about a year, her belongings are limited to a couch, a television and plastic containers that fill the corners of the rooms.
Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today provided an update on its upcoming 2021 Financial Guidance and Investor Meeting. In recognition of the increase in COVID-19 cases across the country, including in Missouri and St. Louis County, the company will adopt a hybrid presentation approach, which will include the use of pre-recorded management presentations with live Q&A; sessions. This aligns with the company's approach to prioritizing the health and safety of its employees while remaining committed to the principles of transparent communications and engagement with its shareholders and the financial community.
KBR (NYSE: KBR) won a $300 million recompete for scientific, engineering and technical services for the U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center. The center combines remotely sensed data and science to better understand how the Earth's changing landscape impacts ecosystems, economics and everyday life.