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3 Things to Do When You Have Bad Sex With a New Partner

Apologies to Bridgerton, but first-time sex isn’t always the mind-blowing, corset-busting stuff of historical romance novels. In real life, hooking up with a new partner—even one you’re super into—can be awkward, uncomfortable, or otherwise…not good. But that doesn’t necessarily mean it can’t get so much better.I’m not talking about the sex that’s bad in that…

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Investing in malaria prevention and elimination: Liberia launches the 2022 Malaria Indicators Survey

3 October 2022, Monrovia:  Malaria is still one of the lead causes of death in Africa; as such, investments in the control and eradication of malaria are key towards creating healthier and more affluent societies that can confidently contribute to achievement of the sustainable development goals. Liberia has launched the 5th nationwide malaria indicators survey.…

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Prince William makes impassioned first speech as Prince of Wales paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth

October 04, 2022 – 20:34 BST Tracy Schaverien Prince William has paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth ll in his first speech as Prince of Wales In his first major speech as the Prince of Wales, Prince William has paid tribute to his late grandmother and vowed to help stamp out the illegal wildlife trade. Telling…

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Pellerin: Like Duplessis, Quebec’s Legault knew what would galvanize his voters

For francophones outside Montreal, it was about protecting their culture, language and identity. Quebec Premier François Legault hugs his wife Isabelle Brais at an election night party in Quebec City on Oct. 3. Photo by MATHIEU BELANGER /REUTERS The Coalition Avenir Québec won its second majority mandate on Monday, the result announced barely 10 minutes…

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WHO warns Haiti cholera toll could rise

Scanning electron microscope image of Vibrio cholerae. Credit: Wikipedia Haiti’s cholera outbreak death toll is likely “much higher” than reported and expected to rise, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, warning the country’s multiple crises would complicate the humanitarian response. The crisis-wracked Caribbean nation said Sunday that at least seven people had died from cholera,…

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What Killed the First Gender-Affirming Surgery Clinic in the U.S.?

When the Gender Identity Clinic (GIC) at Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins Hospital closed in 1979, there were still about 20 university-based clinics in the U.S. that provided gender-affirming surgery. By the mid-1990s, only two or three remained. Despite the hospital attributing the closure of GIC to a 1979 study suggesting unsatisfactory long-term outcomes among 50 applicants…

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Watch: Meet the Latest Fact-Checker — Your Doctor

In a one-on-one conversation, KHN partnerships editor and senior correspondent Mary Agnes Carey talked with American Medical Association President Dr. Jack Resneck Jr. about how the current climate of misinformation affects doctors and their daily efforts to treat patients. This interview, which took place Sept. 29 as part of PolitiFact’s United Facts of America: A…

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Optimising patient and clinician experiences through HIE

At Samsung Medical Center in South Korea, an HIE infrastructure is promoting medical care efficiency while improving both patient and clinician experiences.  Called DARWIN (Data Analytics and Research Window for Integrated Knowledge), this HIS is able to share medical records safely and electronically in real time with external institutions. Through this system, SMC is exchanging…

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NH7 Weekender 2022 Drops Artist Line-Up, Features The Lumineers For The First Time In India 

Over 40 artists were announced this Monday on the line-up for this year’s BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender music festival, which is scheduled in Pune from November 25th to 27th.  With a wide mix of genres spanning Hip Hop, Rock, Metal, and Electronic, the three-day festival put out a series of posts on social media — leading…