Month: June 2022

Over £15,000 awarded to local organizations for community initiatives

Twenty organizations and community groups in South West Wales have received grants to help them improve their local communities. Funding totaling £15,004.23 comes from the 2022 Community Changemakers Fund, an initiative of South West Wales Connected (SWWCo), a community rail partnership set up to help communities along the railway line in Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Neath to …

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According to nutrition experts, the worst foods and drinks for brain health

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! There are many reasons to eat healthy, but one of them might be to promote brain health. From reducing your risk of dementia to supporting mental health, experts say you should limit these foods and drinks if you’re not already. Fruit juices and other sugary drinks It’s …

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7 states have raised the purchase age for semi-automatic rifles. Proponents want Congress to enforce the other 43.

As lawmakers advance bipartisan negotiations on gun legislation, proponents are pushing to include a provision that would raise the minimum purchase age statewide for firearms, such as those used by 18-year-old shooters in Uvalde, Texas, and Buffalo, New York. Federal legislation on this front would mean raising the minimum age for buyers of long guns, …

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BID groups offer free leisure and hospitality training

A new program of upskilling courses and recognized qualifications has been developed for local businesses to recover from the effects of Covid-19. Onwards Norfolk is an initiative of Norwich BID, Great Yarmouth Town Center Partnership and Discover King’s Lynn providing free training to local SMEs. New Business Hubs have also been set up in each …

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Simply Better Brands Corporation is expanding its portfolio

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Simply Better Brands Corp. (the “company” or “Simply better brands”) (TSX Venture: SBBC) (OTCQB: PKANF) is pleased to announce two new flavor profiles under its growing TRUBAR brand. The forthcoming indulgence flavors are in response to accelerated consumer and retailer demand in the United States and …

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New Gaia data paint the most detailed picture of the Milky Way yet

1.6 billion stars. 11.4 million galaxies. 158,000 asteroids. A spaceship. The European Space Agency’s Gaia space observatory, launched in 2013, has long surpassed its goal of mapping more than a billion stars in the Milky Way (SN: 10/15/16). On June 13, the mission expanded this map into new dimensions, releasing more detailed measurements of hundreds …

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The Government is taking the next steps to implement comprehensive football reform in England

At the heart of the plans is the establishment of a strong, independent regulator, set up with legal backing, to ensure financial sustainability across the national game Reinforced owner and director test, including an ‘integrity test’ to improve corporate governance and protect clubs and their supporters from unscrupulous owners The government is pledged to give …

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In Africa, where local is king, platforms compete against Silicon Valley

African innovators are challenging giants like Facebook and Twitter, saying local knowledge is key to meeting needs, with platforms prioritizing indigenous languages ​​and data rights By Kim Harrisberg and Menna A. Farouk / Thomson Reuters Foundation, CAIRO and DURBAN, South Africa Plan a funeral, call out corruption, or start a business—tough jobs, all now made …

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Vitamin D and Depression: Can Vitamin D Help?

Vitamin D plays a crucial role in everything from bone health to immunity. Can low levels of this supernutrient also affect mood and depressive symptoms? (Getty Images) “The link between vitamin D deficiency and depressive disorders is well established based on existing research,” says Dr. Angelos Halaris, Professor of Psychiatry at Loyola University School of …

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