Anxiety: Influential task force recommends screening kids 8 and older

CNN  —  For the first time, the US Preventive Services Task Force has recommended screening for anxiety in children 8 and older. In its final recommendations, published Tuesday in the…

US government to provide $266 million to build community, public health work force

CNN  —  The US government is awarding more than $266 million from the American Rescue Plan to expand the nation’s community and public health work force, officials will announce Friday.…

For the first time, US task force draft recommends screening for anxiety in adults

The USPSTF is a group of independent disease prevention and medical experts whose recommendations help guide doctors’ decisions. The draft recommendation is not final, but will now enter a public…

Wolfgang Petersen, director of ‘Das Boot’ and ‘Air Force One,’ dead at 81

Petersen, a German filmmaker, earned the most awards acclaim in his career for his 1981 World War II epic “Das Boot,” but his career is populated by a number of…

Trump’s January 6 conversations: Prosecutors prepare for court battle to force former White House officials to testify

At issue are claims of executive privilege that prosecutors expect the former president to make in order to shield some information from the federal grand jury as the criminal investigation…

Once an ‘Easy Way Out’ for Equality, Women’s Soccer Is Now a U.S. Force

Brooke Volza and the other girls who play in the top division of high school soccer in Albuquerque know all about the Metro Curse: The team that wins the city’s…

Yellowstone National Park flooding: Unprecedented flooding conditions force park to close all entrances and leave locals trapped

A Montana helicopter company transported about 40 people on Monday and Tuesday from a community airstrip in the town of Gardiner in Park County, Laura Jones of Rocky Mountain Rotors…

4 Air Force Cadets May Not Graduate Over Vaccine Refusal

May 14, 2022 — Four seniors at the U.S. Air Force Academy may not be allowed to graduate because they have refused to take a COVID-19 vaccine, The Associated Press…

All Children 8 and Older Should Be Screened for Anxiety, U.S. Task Force Says

The worsening state of mental health among children has prompted an influential group of experts to recommend for the first time screening all children ages 8 to 18 for anxiety,…

Can Travel Be a Force for Peace? This Tour Leader Thinks So.

And now you’re applying this approach to tours in the United States? I used to live in Washington, D.C., which is a very segregated city, especially on a class level,…