"Council members have spent months debating how to pressure Russia and ensure aid continues to flow into Syria," said Ashish Pradhan, senior U.N. analyst at the nonprofit International Crisis Group. "That Moscow has yet again backed them all into a corner and is on the verge of further reducing aid confirms that the Russians are not bothered by other states' moral attacks and pleas at the U.N." … [Read more...] about Russia, China Again Veto Aid to Millions of Syrians
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However, delaying childbearing until mid 30s increases the risks of infertility and of developing chronic medical disease which might complicate pregnancy. Furthermore, women who delay childbearing are at increased risk of pregnancy complications, including ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage, fetal chromosomal abnormalities, some congenital anomalies, placenta previa (placenta covering the cervix, thus C section is required), gestational diabetes (diabetes developed in pregnancy), hypertension (high blood pressure) in pregnancy , preeclampsia (severe pregnancy related condition involving high blood pressure and presence of proteins in urine that affects both mother and the baby), and cesarean delivery. Such complications may, in turn, result in preterm birth. … [Read more...] about Pregnancy in advanced maternal age
She is one of thousands who have taken it upon themselves to produce cloth masks since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, despite official advice in the UK not to wear them. Requests for masks on social media have been met with offers from keen volunteers. Their destinations range from High Street shops to care homes and even - in one example given to the BBC - a hospital. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Making face masks feels ‘like the war effort’
Loe said on Wednesday the volume of coronavirus cases has grown immensely in her hospital, Riverside University Health System Medical Center in Moreno Valley, and that the hospital's ICU is at capacity. But they have not yet expanded into their surge plan, such as canceling elective procedures or transforming other hospital units into ICUs. … [Read more...] about These California doctors flew to New York to fight Covid-19. Here’s what they learned.
- June 25: NGN asks the court to throw out Depp's claim just two weeks before trial over the star's failure to disclose text messages of him apparently trying to buy drugs in Australia in 2015. The publisher's lawyers say Depp deliberately withheld text messages they say show him trying to obtain 'MDMA and other narcotics'. … [Read more...] about Inside Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s ill-fated trip to Australia: How Hollywood’s most volatile marriage spiralled into a ‘three-day hostage situation’ on the Gold Coast leaving the actor hospitalised after being ‘hit with a flying vodka bottle’