North American Pet Insurance Market More Than Doubles in Four Years – InsuranceNewsNet

The American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA) announced that the pet insurance industry exceeded $2.83 billion dollars at the end of the year 2021, and the growth of the industry more than doubled in the last four years (2018 – 2021).NAPHIA’s 2022 State of the Industry Report Shows Record $2.837 billion dollars in total outstanding … Read more

Ten years from boom to bust, Chinese football in a tailspin

Huang Bowen (16) of China’s Guangzhou Evergrande celebrates with the Chinese national flag after winning the AFC Champions League team final match against South Korea’s FC Seoul at Tianhe Stadium in Guangzhou city, south China, on November 9, 2013. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Registry HONG KONG, May … Read more

The multifaceted race to topple the CTU leadership regime after 12 years

know about The multifaceted race to topple the CTU leadership regime after 12 years CHICAGO — The Chicago Teachers Union election scheduled for Friday will decide the future of an incumbent leadership caucus that has been in power for a dozen years and operates as a socialist political party with ironic campaign cash ties to … Read more

Nicola Alpe: Healthy habits for women from 20 to 50 years old

Lifestyle 16 May, 2022 20:484 minutes to read Nicola Alpe reveals the secrets of aging that all women need to know. Photo/Getty Images OPINION: As women move through life, our physical and emotional needs change. To help make the best of each decade, there are simple things we can focus on to live our best … Read more

Change.org celebrates 10 years of global social impact | by Change.org | May, 2022

know about Change.org celebrates 10 years of global social impact | by Change.org | May, 2022 Recent Fast Company World Changing Ideas Company of the Year Finalist Approaches 5 Billion Signatures for Unprecedented Change Approximately 500 million users from around the world have flocked to the platform, starting more than 4 million petitions to address … Read more

Change.org celebrates 10 years of global social impact | by Change.org | May, 2022

know about Change.org celebrates 10 years of global social impact | by Change.org | May, 2022 Recent Fast Company World Changing Ideas Company of the Year Finalist Approaches 5 Billion Signatures for Unprecedented Change Approximately 500 million users from around the world have flocked to the platform, starting more than 4 million petitions to address … Read more

Virginia teen who passed out at a party before being racially slurred and photographed holding a Confederate flag is still seeking justice against suspects two years later

know about Virginia teen who passed out at a party before being racially slurred and photographed holding a Confederate flag is still seeking justice against suspects two years later A black Virginia family is desperately fighting for justice after saying their teenage son was the victim of a racist hate crime. For nearly two years, … Read more

Oakland residents remain skeptical of ending federal oversight of police after 20 years

know about Oakland residents remain skeptical of ending federal oversight of police after 20 years Oakland Police Department Police Chief LeRonne L. Armstrong stands with Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, right, as he delivers remarks during a news conference in Oakland, California. Yalonda M. James/AP A federal judge ruled Thursday night that California’s troubled Oakland Police … Read more

Meet the 2 Calgary women who won this year’s Terry Fox Humanitarian Awards

When Calgarian Maddison Tory was 13 years old, she had to undergo heart surgery. The hospital was a scary place for her, and as she looked around, she noticed that many other children were also struggling in their own health care journeys. The experience led Tory to create HUGS, a program committed to improving children’s … Read more

Even at age 80, adopting a healthier lifestyle can add years to your life

By David Griffiths Adopting a healthier lifestyle can add years to your life, even in your 80s, according to new research from Japan. Reducing alcohol consumption, not smoking, maintaining a healthy weight and increasing sleep yield the greatest benefits, scientists say. They increased longevity by six years in healthy 40-year-olds. The benefits were even more … Read more

SBL WomenConnected celebrates 19 years of giving | Health, Medicine and Fitness

MATTOON — Sarah Bush Lincoln’s community programs received additional funding through the generosity of WomenConnected, a women’s giving circle within the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Foundation. The group recently awarded $52,751 in grants to seven programs and projects within the health system, bringing the group’s total donation to nearly $900,000 over 19 years. WomenConnected is … Read more

Lockport-based My Joyful Heart started with a couple of anonymous Christmas presents; 20 years later, it has helped more than 1,000 children – Chicago Tribune

Imagine being a fifth grader living in a car with your mother and siblings on a cold night in Chicago, or walking to school with no socks and no holes in your shoes. After hearing stories like these, Lockport resident Diane Carroll decided to help and started a non-profit organization called My Joyful Heart. He … Read more

I bought a small house when I became a single mother after my marriage of 18 years ended.

A MOTHER has revealed how she bought a tiny house on wheels after her 18-year marriage ended and she became a single mother. Jen, who posts under @trailheadtinyshe said she was forced to get creative when she couldn’t buy a house in the area where she lived. 7 Jen, who posts to @trailheadtiny, showed off … Read more

Fruits and vegetables now less nutritious than 70 years ago – Study

For decades, malnutrition has eaten deep into the fabric of Nigeria’s health and agriculture systems and expert advice has been a shift to primarily plant-based diets as a recommendation for public health and to protect the planet. However, there is evidence that many fruits, vegetables, and grains grown today contain fewer nutrients than those grown … Read more

Two years later than planned, the Class of 2020 graduates to address their peers at Graduation

know about Two years later than planned, the Class of 2020 graduates to address their peers at Graduation Sadly, it was the unexpected death of his younger brother in July 2017, after Lo had completed his first year as an undergraduate at Brown, that cemented his decision to pursue a career in medicine. “What cemented … Read more