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SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Human Services Department announced, in partnership with ProtoCall Services, Inc., and with Digital Therapeutics Group LLC, a new, free digital resource called 5-Actions Program that aims to help adults address challenges associated with alcohol, other drugs, and behavioral addictions like gambling, sex, technology, food. The program comes at a critical time …

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ In an effort to keep Rhode Islander’s informed on an array of local and national public health issues, the Department of Health (RIDOH) has launched a podcast featuring two of the state’s most prominent doctors. The podcast, dubbed “Public Health Out Loud,” will star Medical Director Dr. James McDonald and Consultant …

Employees work on the assembly line of a Huawei Technologies Co. mobile phone plant in Dongguan, China | Bloomberg Text Size: A- A+ Beijing: China said it needs to build its own core technology because it can’t rely on buying it from elsewhere, as the Communist Party laid out plans for greater …

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – Spend enough time with Daniel Gade and he’ll make one thing very clear: service has been a constant in his life. “People are hungry for the opportunity to have somebody who’s a servant rather than somebody who sees themselves as a master or a career politician,” he said during a recent …

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – For those struggling with substance abuse or addiction, the pandemic has added another struggle to an already difficult battle. It’s why one organization in Scott County, ‘Breaking the Cycle Georgetown‘, is making sure those struggling know help is available. Nikki Strunck is no stranger to the pain caused by drug …

In an announcement made by Mastercard, the company has reported its latest achievement of educating 1mn girls via its science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) program – Girls4Tech. Launched in 2014, Mastercard’s STEM program provides activities and a curriculum built on global science and maths standards. As well as incorporating Mastercard’s experience in technology and …

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – More schools and businesses are coming up with new ways to keep people safe during the ongoing pandemic. A Brentwood technology company, Red.Care, created a new tool named EV that performs thermal body scans, has face recognition capabilities, and interacts with each person it meets. Paul Kapu, the owner of the company, …

–  AIMS is an artificially intelligent prototype system, built and developed with clinicians in a clinical environment, that explores the potential of using AI and computer vision to prevent the spread of hospital acquired infections (HAIs) caused by inadequate hand hygiene. –  By leveraging specially trained neural networks to monitor compliance with hand hygiene policies, …

Image copyright EPA Image caption China’s President Xi Jinping addressing the UN via video link China will aim to hit peak emissions before 2030 and for carbon neutrality by 2060, President Xi Jinping has announced. Mr Xi outlined the steps when speaking via videolink to the UN General Assembly in New York. The announcement is …

Researchers and engineers with great ideas sometimes need help getting their innovations from the concept stage to being a fully marketed product, and that’s where Lebanon’s Simbex comes into play.   Rick Greenwald, the CEO and president of Simbex, said his company works with researchers to get their products ready.    “We develop products for …