According to a study at Brigham Young University, heightened risk for mortality from a lack of social relationships is greater than that from obesity.
Babies born to parents evicted during pregnancy tend to be born prematurely and have a lower weight
“We lost power on Wednesday at 9 am, and it was restored on Friday. No one knew about the severity of the storm. Monday and Tuesday we saw freezing rain and snow, the temperatures were negative 12 degrees Celsius,” said Auzana Kasnavia
[WATCH] Indigenous-operated non-profit organizations feed, shelter 1,400 people in Winnipeg; locate two missing women
Churches and hotels kept their doors closed due to COVID-19 restrictions even when more than 1,400 people needed protection from freezing cold
Investigators say there could be more victims
“I can’t afford to live,” the 24-year-old says in a viral tweet
[TRIGGER WARNING: child abuse, sexual assault] Class-action suit alleges Catholic Church transferred abusers across the country to ‘protect’ them
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The US Border Controls hails itself as a “humanitarian organization,” but an inquiry by two humanitarian NGOs dispute this claim. It criticizes the Border Patrol’s militarized policing and treatment of migrants in distress. Read here:
Record alcohol-related deaths, increase in opioid deaths: How the pandemic is affecting people across the globe
COVID-19 is having negative effects on mental health of people globally
Residents in war-struck Tigray are living in isolation, fear, and hunger