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Israel continues to pound Gaza as it warns war could continue for ‘months’

Al Jazeera 11 Dec 2023
list 4 of 4Photos ... end of list ... The latest strikes come as those fleeing violence cram into a tiny pocket of southern Gaza near the Egyptian border with scarce food, water or medicine — and the World Health Organization warns Gaza’s healthcare system is “on its knees and collapsing” ... Nowhere safe ... Food is scarce and the healthcare system collapsing ... .

Palestinians in Gaza at risk of starvation, aid groups warn

The Hill 10 Dec 2023
Save the Children, a global humanitarian aid organization, warned that the lack of food in Gaza will have a “deadly impact” on children ... It also noted that the World Health Organization has warned that the lack of access to food, water and sanitation services could lead to more deaths than the bombings.

Sowing Seeds classes offer help, hope

The Claremore Daily Progress 09 Dec 2023
“I found that we have wonderful organizations in the county for assisting people with food, clothes, drug court, addictions, mental health, transitional housing, and more," she said ... Such possibilities came true for the part-time fast-food server Harmon met in her chance encounter ...

Mothers need more 'exclusive breastfeeding' support

Science Daily 09 Dec 2023
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), between 2015 and 2021, 48% of mothers exclusively breastfed, ...

Do You Need To Wash Rice Before Cooking? Here’s The Science

IFL Science 09 Dec 2023
Rice is a staple food for billions of people in Asia and Africa ... More recently, with the heavy use of plastics in the food supply chain, microplastics have been found in our foods, including rice ... The World Health Organization has warned  of the risk of arsenic exposure from water and food.

International aid charities warn of ‘apocalyptic’ situation in Gaza

Press TV 09 Dec 2023
Moreover, the World Food Program (WFP) said the risk of “famine” is high in Gaza, while the World Health Organization warned civilization was collapsing in the Palestinian territory. “Given the living conditions and lack of health care, more people could die from disease than bombings” in Gaza, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.

New GMOs: What citizens, farmers, food operators and nature can expect from EU agriculture ministers

GM Watch 08 Dec 2023
On 10-11 December, EU agriculture ministers will try to reach a general agreement on the European Commission’s proposal to widely deregulate the new generation of genetically modified organisms (new GMOs, also called new genomic techniques) ... People, animal health and the environment exposed to untested organisms.

'A place to live': Formerly homeless Homeward Bound's Compass Point resident finds home

Citizen Times 08 Dec 2023
There are services and case managers within the building, like Sunrise Community for Recovery and Wellness; Equal Plates Project, which provides food; and Appalachian Health Center. Other organizations frequently come through, like case workers from RHA Health Services and the county's community paramedics program.

Training a new generation of ‘climate doctors’

CNN 08 Dec 2023
Jay Lemery, director of the Climate and Health Program at the University of Colorado School of Medicine ... Between 2030 and 2050, according to a World Health Organization report in October, climate change will cause an extra 250,000 deaths per year just from malnutrition, malaria, diarrheal disease and heat stress.

AU, UN agencies urge for urgent action to end hunger crisis in Africa 07 Dec 2023
The report said the deterioration of the food security situation and the lack of progress toward the World Health Organization's global nutrition targets make it imperative for countries to step up their efforts to achieve a world without hunger and malnutrition by 2030.

OWYN and Brittany Mahomes Commit to a Six-Figure Matching Donation to FARE

Victoria Advocate 07 Dec 2023
Allergen Friendly Nutrition Brand and Mahomes Unite to Support Food Allergy Research ... nonprofit engaged in food allergy advocacy ... I am excited to be working with an amazing organization that is helping to improve the quality of life and health of those with food allergies.".

Close to 2,000 PSUSD students are considered homeless. Here's how to help them over the holidays

Desert Sun 07 Dec 2023
Throughout the school year, PSUSD, in combination with efforts from community agencies and local organizations, offers numerous supports and resources for students including food assistance, physical and mental health resources, enrichment activities and academic support.

Israel-Palestine truce must be made meaningful – for the long term

Asiatimes 07 Dec 2023
The other concern relates to water, fuel, food, medicines and the other essentials of life. The UN through such agencies as the World Health Organization and Food and Agriculture Organization should step in to ensure that there is uninterrupted and adequate flow of essentials to the people.

Chinese premier co-chairs 24th China-EU Summit with EU leaders 07 Dec 2023
... and practice multilateralism, strengthen coordination within the United Nations and other multilateral frameworks, push for necessary reform of the World Trade Organization, and work together to address global challenges such as food security, climate change, and public health.

NC Wildlife officials push testing as they look to control the spread of 'zombie' deer

The Star - Shelby 07 Dec 2023
That's prompted the N.C ... Statewide, 15,851 samples were submitted from cervid health cooperators and hunters during the 2022-23 hunting season ... That's prompted the World Health Organization since 1997 to recommend keeping meat from animals with the disease out of the human food chain ... The deer hunting season runs through Jan 1, 2024 ...