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Still “fathers like sons” after a family affair in the Rolex Sydney Hobart

Still “fathers like sons” after a family affair in the Rolex Sydney Hobart by Rupert Guinness / RSHYR Dec 29, 2021 9:38 PM PST December 26-31, 2021 From left to right: Paul and Zac Heyes; Doug and Jarrod Sallis; Oliver and Grant Wharington – Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2021 © Rupert Guinness The […]

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In Southeast Asia, politics is increasingly a family affair

Political dynasties increasingly dominate governments in Southeast Asia, posing an obstacle to good governance in one of the world’s most economically dynamic regions. In the Philippines, the leading candidates for president and vice president in next year’s elections both come from powerful political dynasties linked to human rights abuses. In neighboring Indonesia, the president who […]

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Kenya’s ‘Game Changer’ app for tracking family planning commodities wins global award

ISIOLO, Kenya – As a frontline health worker at Isiolo County Referral Hospital, Denis Mutirithia has a vital role – and a new digital tool that will help him save lives. The Pharmaceutical Technologist is responsible for predicting and preventing shortages and stock-outs of essential medicines, including contraceptives. If he takes timely delivery of the […]

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For Spurs’ Doug McDermott, golf is a family affair

SAN ANTONIO — This South Texas town gave Doug McDermott and his family the perfect Christmas present: a hot day. With the weather cooperating well for a game of golf, McDermott and his father, Greg, and brother, Nick, spent a game of Saturday at TPC San Antonio. “It was good to be out over Christmas,” […]

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Father and daughter make flying a family affair via Garner Field

Moses AviationFather-daughter duo David and Angel Tumbarello, students at Moses Aviation at Garner Field Airport, after completing their first solo flights. David Tumbarello had to fly solo in a single-engine Cessna 172 to earn his pilot’s license. His 16-year-old daughter helped him cross the finish line by doing it first. Angel and David, admittedly competitive, […]

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More couples are turning to ‘family planning’, but women are suffering

File photo of a female sterilization camp. Photo: Reuters India has adopted the “cafeteria approach” for its family welfare program, in which couples have several options to choose from depending on their needs. This policy has been truer on paper than on the ground, where policy design often overlooks the socio-cultural context in which ‘street […]

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Gender-Based Violence in Relation to Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights and Family Planning Services

Sultana Kamal, former acting government adviser and founding president of the Manabadhikar Shongskriti Foundation Md Abdus Salam Khan, Joint Secretary (Planning), Medical Education and Family Welfare Division, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Tania Haque, Professor, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka Dr. Mohammad Sharif, Director (Maternal and Child Health) and Line […]

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Michigan’s Best Local Food: It’s a Family Affair at House of Taco in Jackson

JACKSON, MI – It’s all about family at Jackson’s House of Taco. Chuck Minix has owned the Jackson Institution for 42 years. Now his daughter, Kristen, and 16-year-old granddaughter, Baylee Lewis, work with him. Minix hopes Kristen will take over the business when he’s ready to retire. “We learned to be flexible with each other,” […]

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A Family Affair: How to Navigate the Holidays, Stubborn Parents

I graded a lot of homework this week. As a teacher, grading is one of the things that takes up my most time, partly because I tend to assign assignments, not tests. Tests have right or wrong answers. But not the papers. A good article, in my opinion, tries to convince the reader that an […]

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Business Beat: A family affair

SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISMThe article you are about to read comes from our journalists doing their important job – investigating, researching and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspiring stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires a lot of resources. Today, our economic model […]

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Executive Board Rejects Family Planning Contracts, NH Health Centers Brace for Loss of Funding

Update: In a 4 to 1 vote, the Executive Council rejected the family planning contracts. We’ll add to this post as we learn more. Council again votes against family planning contracts with @PPNHAF, @EqualityHC, @loringhealth 4-1, with councilman Cinde Warmington the only yes. But Councilman Kenney leaves the door open if the state returns to […]

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Republicans block family planning contracts for the second time | New Hampshire News

By HOLLY RAMER, Associated Press CONCORD, NH (AP) — Republicans on Wednesday again denied funding for three New Hampshire health clinics over unsubstantiated concerns that public money pays for abortions. The Executive Council’s 4-1 vote marked the second time the Equality Health Center, Lovering Health Center and Planned Parenthood of Northern New England have been […]

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Whiskey Sisters Supply is a family affair – The Burlington Record

The Whiskey (Ohnmacht) Sisters are Burlington’s local businesswomen. Stephanie and her younger sister, Felicia, supply grain from the Burlington family farm, which is still run by their mother and father, to distilleries in Colorado. They also work with five other farms, which contribute to the sisters’ inventory of corn (red, white and blue varieties, of […]

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Family health findings prompt mom to open Deluge Health spa

SPRINGFIELD, VA — After Fiona Duncan spent about 20 years as a practicing pharmacist, health reasons led her to explore a new path. Her daughter had digestive and intestinal problems, as well as rashes, which led to visits to the emergency room. Duncan found no results to help her daughter, and she even had to […]

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COVID-19 situation has ‘ballooned’ in North Hastings, family health team doctor says

The Bancroft Family Health Team office (Photo credit: Mathew Reisler – Moose FM) North Hastings will see more cases in the coming days, and residents should take steps to protect others this holiday season. Dr. Carolyn Brown of the Bancroft Family Health Team says that because Hastings Prince Edward Public Health is inundated with cases, […]

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La Jolla Community Heroes: Tom Hassey made education a family affair during distance learning

La Jolla resident Tom Hassey’s career and residency journey has been anything but straight and narrow. He moved from Arizona to La Jolla to Chula Vista and recently back to La Jolla. He was a high school teacher in the 1960s, then took a break from running radio stations, owning banks and being an entrepreneur […]

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Warren Marble and Granite Monument Co. Remains a Family Business Business Journal Daily

WARREN, Ohio — Randy Miller’s father and grandfather taught him the trade of gravestone engraver more than four decades ago, though he continued to work in other locations across the state. In September 2020, he and his wife, Lori, carried on the tradition of the Miller family by purchasing the Warren Marble and Granite Monument […]

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NH Republicans refuse to fund family planning clinics again

CONCORD — Republicans again denied funding for three New Hampshire health clinics on Wednesday over unsubstantiated concerns that public money is paying abortions. The Executive Council’s 4-1 vote marked the second time the Equality Health Center, love health centerand Northern New England Family Planning have been denied funding under a new state requirement that the […]

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Family Resources helps deal with holiday grief

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) — Many families could experience their first holiday season without being expensive this year, due to the pandemic. Davenport-based Family Resources offers services for survivors of sexual assault, foster care, adoption, and mental health counseling. Its suppliers understand that the holidays can bring grief and trauma when thinking about deceased family members. […]

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Grandma blames HHA for family’s health issues

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville grandmother says the Huntsville Housing Authority is ignoring her claims of toxic mold, even after years of doctors warning of the toll it takes on her family. For Katina Taylor, her husband and granddaughter, Saturday will not be Christmas at home. In fact, they fear there will be no Christmas […]

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Providers describe impact if Executive Council rejects family planning contracts

CONCORD- On Wednesday, December 22, contracts for family planning providers will be reviewed at the New Hampshire Executive Council meeting (#41C), including for three reproductive health providers whose contracts were rejected in September – Planned Parenthood of Northern New England; Health Center for Equality; and Lovering Health Center. This vote comes quickly on the heels […]

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Jacob Streit commits to NDSU football

Former North State TE Jacob Streit, brother of real NDSU Basketball freshman Joshua Streit, announced plans to transfer to North Dakota State to play football for the Bison on Tuesday after- midday. Streit comes to campus after four years at Northern State, but with two years left to play. Streit received a medical redshirt […]

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These West Australians have turned their MBA into a family affair

It is not uncommon for siblings to study at the same university. But the whole family? And study the same course? This is exactly what a WA-area family of four does – and continues to grow their family business along the way. Zachary Wood was the first to decide to apply for the Master of […]

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Cautious Optimism About Gender Data in National Family Health Surveys (NFHS-5)

Anupma Mehta The recently released compendium of fact sheets on various health and empowerment indicators from the fifth round of the National Family Health Surveys (NFHS-5) for the period 2019-21 gives us cause to cry, particularly with regard to the empowerment of women and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 5) on […]

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NextGen Enterprise leveraged by El Centro Family Health to provide growing range of healthcare services

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXGN), a leading provider of ambulatory care-focused technology solutions, today announced that El Centro Family Health (El Centro), a federally licensed nonprofit (FQHC) that provides medical, behavioral health clinic, dental, and school services in northern New Mexico, selected the NextGen® Company platform to serve its growing community. This solution includes […]

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Free access to family planning resources will help strengthen families

Jacqueline B. Dixon and Revida Rahman Jacqueline B. Dixon, Esq., is a shareholder of Weatherly & Dixon, PLLC, and chair of the board of directors of A Step Ahead of Middle Tennessee. Revida Rahman, MBA, is co-founder of One WillCo and vice president of A Step Ahead of Middle Tennessee. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we […]

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A truck destroys the doors of a family health clinic in Goderich

Content of the article The main entrance to the Maitland Valley Family Health Team Center was badly damaged on the evening of December 11 when an individual walked through the front doors. Content of the article Huron OPP says the driver then backed up and turned around to do the same at the emergency entrance […]

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Federal grant allows Greater Lawrence Family Health Center to expand residency program

The 10 graduates of the 2021 Family Medicine Residency at Greater Lawrence Family Health Center are, from left, Drs. Layla Cavitt, Rebecca Lee, Tuhin Roy, Jamie Ellis, Elie Ata, Sumana Setty, Caroline Komanecky, Yeri Park, Jennifer Wolf and Julia Cooper. Courtesy photograph.) The Lawrence Family Medicine Residency Program expands to 48 physicians thanks to a […]

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Family planning benefits will come to more jobs in 2022

Employees with families want more from the workplace in 2022, and it’s in employers’ best interest to give it to them. Parents make up 40% of the workforce, according to recent data provided by child benefit platform, Cleo. And not only have they been the hardest hit by the pandemic – due to insufficient childcare […]

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Harper’s ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ is a family affair: Harper College

It’s a wonderful life speaks to the importance of family and the support of a community. It’s only fitting that the next production of the Harper College holiday classic will be a family affair. Harper’s Communication Arts Department presents a radio version of Frank Capra’s famous film. Adapted by Joe Landry, this production of It’s […]

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Planned Parenthood Ball at Men’s Court – The New Indian Express

The National Family Health Survey-5 shows that India has made progress in several areas related to health and human development during the previous phase (2015-2016). But it also reveals that reproduction and family planning remain solely the burden of women. According to the NFHS-5, male sterilization as a current method of family planning remained unchanged […]

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Ghana: School of Family Health Medicine Holds 2nd Graduation

Forty-seven granduants consisting of 26 women and 21 men graduated on Thursday as the second batch of medical students from Family Health Medical School after completing all coursework and exams. They will then be assigned to various medical facilities across the country. Speaking at the graduation ceremony, Naa Dr Alhassan Andani, Chairman of the Board […]

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Facing USC Upstate is a family affair for Vols assistant coach Justin Gainey

In rotation of scouting reports assigned to Tennessee basketball coaching staff, assistant coach Justin Gainey missed USC Upstate. But he has a pretty good read on how to stop Upstate’s second leading scorer. “Try to make it difficult for him,” Gainey said ahead of Monday’s practice. “I would say be physical. He’s a freshman. He’s […]

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For mother-daughter critical care nurses, health care really is a family affair

Critical care nurse Cheryl Carlson is no stranger to working with her family over her 37-year career. Chad, Scott, Cheryl, Annika and Kyle Carlson Her eldest son, Chad Carlson, RN, 28, worked in intensive care at Aurora Medical Center in Colorado before moving to California. Simultaneously, her second child, Kyle Carlson, 27, a paramedic firefighter […]

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Sargun Mehta is tired of answering family planning questions, says she and Ravi are already happy

One of TV’s cutest couples, Ravi Dubey and Sargun Mehta, never thought their on-screen roles as husband and wife in 12/24 Karol Bagh will become their off-screen life. Ravi and Sargun immediately hit it off on the show and before they knew it, they were in love. After the reality show’s long-awaited proposal, Nach Baliye […]

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UNFPA opens two new Family Planning Centers of Excellence and one-stop assistance center [EN/AR] – Iraq

December 13, 2021; Baghdad, Iraq – UNFPA, the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs opened a One-Stop Assistance Center (OSAC) in Kirkuk this month with the support of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA ). The center is integrated into a primary health care facility and provides comprehensive gender-based violence […]

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Four million Nigerian women interested in family planning lack access to commodities

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Nigeria Country Representative Ulla Mueller says the country has 15.1% unmet need for family planning. Ms. Mueller revealed this in Abuja at the NAN Forum, the flagship interview program of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). According to her, 15.1% of Nigerian women and girls who want to access […]

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Community Partnerships Fuel 19th Annual Family Resources Christmas Toy Drive

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – For the 19th year, Davenport Police are standing up to the wind to collect toys for children in need. After a 2002 burglary, Davenport Family Resources found all of their toys for children in need stolen from their offices. “At the time, the police union, Gold’s Gym, I think 4 or […]

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Family Health Medical School Hosts 2nd Congregational Ceremony

Family Health Medical School (FHMS) held its second congregational ceremony for the second batch of graduates, Doctors at Teshie, on Thursday. This year’s batch of graduates numbered 47, made up of 21 men and 26 women. Outstanding students who excelled in their various fields of study were rewarded. They are; Sussie Anku; Nicholas Tettey Nartey, […]

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Diego and Yimmi Chara make the MLS Cup a family affair

The duo already got a taste when PTFC won the MLS is Back tournament in the summer of 2020. An MLS Cup on the line in Portland, however, is on another level. This is exactly the kind of scenario they dreamed of when they were reunited. While Diego has become a PDX institution since arriving […]

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The Simpsons make firefighting a family affair

ADAMS, New York (WWNY) — In fire departments, first responders often refer to each other as siblings. At Adams Fire Department, it really is a family affair. “In the early 1950s, my dad joined the fire department,” former fire chief Bob Simpson said. “He was the first member of our family to join the department […]

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New cookbook from Guelph Family Health Study offers plant-based protein recipes for families

“We hope families will try them and enjoy them,” said Guelph Family Health study director David Ma. Helping families is why researchers from the University of Guelph and the Guelph Family Health Study (GFHS) are releasing a new plant-based protein cookbook. Plant-Based Proteins: Recipes Simplified offers 30 recipes using different types of plant proteins, such […]

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Philadelphia Chapter, The Links, Hosts Family Health Clinic | Local News

On its 75th anniversary, the Philadelphia chapter of The Links Inc. has partnered with the Maternity Care Coalition and the Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium to provide vaccines and boosters, as well as health care resources. maternal and child health. The health services event recently drew a line of people outside the Dr. Ala Stanford Center […]

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NextGen Enterprise leveraged by Monmouth Family Health Center to meet a wide range of medical and dental needs

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXGN), a leading provider of ambulatory care-focused technology solutions, today announced that Monmouth Family Health Center (Monmouth), an accredited health center the Federal Government (FQHC) with three sites in New Jersey, has adopted its comprehensive suite of solutions including: NextGen® Company Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and practice management (PM), as […]

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Restoring Women’s Access to Medicaid Family Planning Services

Family planning services allow women to make their own choices about whether and when to have children. These services, which are essential to ensure gender and racial equity and reproductive justice, are not limited to contraception, pregnancy testing and fertility services. For many low-income women, especially those living in states that have not expanded Medicaid, […]

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Brimfield’s top-ranked women’s basketball team, a family affair

BRIMFIELD, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) – Those are two reasons Brimfield is having a great basketball season. Seniors Ella Lune and Elynn Peterson aren’t just starters at undefeated Brimfield, they’re cousins. “I’ll walk to her house and if she’s not there I’ll talk to her parents,” Peterson said. “We always talk or we text, we time each […]

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Talking about aging family planning with U de M

According to US Department of Health and Human Services, a person turning 65 today has almost a 70% chance of needing some type of long-term care and support services in their remaining years. As this demographic continues to grow—Minnesota predicts the number of senior residents (65+) will double by 2030— they need to think about […]

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3 Trends in Fertility and Family Planning Benefits for 2022

As we wrap up this year’s open enrollment, employees are more informed, more engaged, and more proactive in finding benefits that serve them as they seek to grow their families. At Kindbody, we’ve conducted dozens of open enrollment events, both virtual and in-person, and uncovered three key themes that will transform how benefits managers plan […]

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Making COVID-19 vaccinations a family affair may protect against omicron: analysis

President Joe Biden released a new strategy on Thursday on how to combat the spread of the coronavirus during the winter season, an announcement that comes at a critical time as the omicron variant spreads across the world and the first case has been confirmed in the United States. In response to the unknowns of […]

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Steven Spielberg on Directing West Side Story: The Sweetest Family Affair I’ve Had Since ET

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg says he is working on the adaptation of West Side Story was a “delightful family affair” and as enjoyable as directing his beloved 1982 children’s sci-fi classic ET the Extra-Terrestrial. An adaptation of the acclaimed 1957 Broadway musical of the same title, the film was created to praise Spielberg’s nuanced take on […]

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How the pandemic has changed family planning in Canada

By Christy Somos, CTVNews.ca Editor Click here for updates on this story Toronto, Ontario (TVC network) — Many Canadians are delaying their plans to have children or plan to have fewer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new analysis from Statistics Canada. Using data from the first round of the Canadian Social Survey […]

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Soul food is a family affair for the Gilliam sisters – The Famuan

Yashica Gilliam, left, and Sheree Gilliam. Photo credit: Yashica Gilliam The Gilliam Sisters Soul Food restaurant on West Tharpe Street has quickly become a staple of the local food scene. Growing up, Yashica Gilliam and her sister Sheree Gilliam were always in the kitchen with their mother and grandmothers, who were amazing cooks who taught […]