June 28, 2024

Phone Use Reduced Mother-to-Infant Speech by 16 Percent: Study

Brief phone use, rather than phone use lasting at least seven minutes, resulted in even fewer words spoken per minute. Phone use may reduce mothers’ interactions with their infants, new research suggests. The study, published on June 26 in Child Development, found that mothers spoke to their infants 16 percent less while using their cellphones. […]

June 28, 2024

US Calls on CCP to Open Up for Independent Probe Into ‘Depraved’ Organ Harvesting

The State Department called on Beijing to ‘cease its depraved actions against prisoners of conscience.’ The State Department called on the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to end the “depraved” practice of forced organ harvesting, describing it as “a blatant abuse of human rights.” “Researchers, activists, and organizations continue to compile information that could implicate PRC […]

June 28, 2024

UK Must Implement AI Incident Reporting System, Says Think Tank

The report warns the Department for Science, Innovation and Technology must act now or risk ‘widespread harm’ in the future. The British government should introduce a system for recording the misuse and malfunctions of artificial intelligence (AI) in order to minimise long-term issues and dangers, according to a report from The Centre for Long-Term Resilience […]

June 28, 2024

CDC Advisers Propose Recommending New COVID Vaccines to Nearly All Americans

The advisory panel’s vote was unanimous. Advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on June 27 unanimously proposed the agency recommend forthcoming COVID-19 vaccines to virtually all Americans. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted 11–0 to advise the CDC to issue a universal recommendation to Americans that every person aged […]

June 27, 2024

Biden–Trump First Debate: Here’s What You Need to Know and How to Watch It

The presidential debate is regarded as a stage performance featuring the two oldest candidates in U.S. history. ATLANTA, Ga.—All eyes are on Thursday night’s highly anticipated showdown in Atlanta, where President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump will face off for the first debate of the 2024 general election. The 81-year-old Democrat incumbent and […]

June 27, 2024

Justice Alito Dissent Says Majority ‘Shirks’ Duty in Free Speech Case

The country ’may come to regret‘ the high court’s failure to call out ’blatantly unconstitutional’ acts, Justice Alito said. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito said the high court shirked its duty in rejecting a challenge brought over the White House’s communications with social media companies over political content, a case he described as “one of […]

June 27, 2024

Customized B Vitamin Therapy Could Help Parkinson’s Patients, New Study Suggests

A recent study uncovers the gut-brain connection in Parkinson’s. B vitamin deficiency may play crucial role.  A team of Japanese scientists has uncovered an unexpected link between the gut and the brain. The discovery may offer fresh insights into managing a condition that affects 9 million people worldwide. Deficiency of 2 B Vitamins Linked to […]

June 27, 2024

US Report Spotlights CCP’s Coercion Against Shen Yun

The State Department has placed the limelight on Beijing’s persistent efforts to censor Shen Yun Performing Arts, a New York-based arts group that tours the world to present traditional Chinese culture while drawing attention to ongoing human rights abuses in China. The department’s annual religious freedom report, released on June 26, documents the Chinese Communist […]