Health clinic at West Perry is faced with tests

West Perry School Board has postponed a decision on a lease agreement with Sadler Health Center for a pediatric health clinic at the school following multiple meetings in which parents, community members, and board members questioned the proposal. Some community members have said the clinic is controversial, and they want […]

Everything You Need to Know about Dermal Fillers

Thinking about getting dermal fillers? From anti-wrinkle injections to lip plumping and jawline sculpting, dermal fillers have boomed in popularity over the past 5 years. These nonsurgical, seemingly ‘non-invasive’ procedures can have instant cosmetic outcomes and limited recovery time. But, there is still a lot to weigh up before you […]

Health care workers love careers, but face burnout, poll shows

Heading into the third year of a wearying pandemic, America’s health care workers report significant levels of burnout, even anger about the complications of politics and rising incidents of abuse from patients and their families. But three-fourths of them still say they love their jobs, an exclusive USA TODAY/Ipsos Poll of doctors, nurses, paramedics, […]

Federal agents crack down on ghost guns in NY

Ghost guns are dangerous weapons that can be assembled from home. According to federal agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, criminals are using them more because they don’t have serial numbers and they’re hard to trace. “It’s tougher for us to find out where they came […]

Long Island 11th grader empowers girl coders

by: Tamsen Fadal, Brian Danuff Posted: Feb 21, 2022 / 05:33 PM EST / Updated: Feb 21, 2022 / 05:33 PM EST MILLER PLACE, N.Y. (PIX11) — Lilah Lindemann is a junior at Miller Place High School on Long Island ​​with a passion for computer coding. “Coding is super important […]

Pope hails health care workers as heroes for COVID service

Feb. 20, 2022Updated: Feb. 20, 2022 8:48 a.m. 1of5Pope Francis delivers the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022.Gregorio Borgia/APShow MoreShow Less 2of5Pope Francis delivers the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, […]

Marlyn E. Shonka | The Gazette

Thursday, February 17, 2022 Marlyn E. Shonka MARLYN E. SHONKA Independence Marlyn E. Shonka, 89, of Independence, died on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, at her home in Independence. Marlyn was born on Aug. 26, 1932, on the family farm in Black Hawk County, Iowa, the daughter of Roland and Martha […]

Police arrest 3 NYC men for ghost guns in one week

QUEENS (WABC) — They’re often made of plastic, partially put together at home, and not traceable. They’re called ghost guns. Police arrested three different men in the greater New York City area in three different cases for possessing them this week. “These ghost guns without serial numbers scare me,” said […]

A Kanye Trilogy’ Netflix Documentary

The man formerly known as Mr. West. Photo: Courtesy of Netflix Fandom is an orthodoxy, a belief in a shared set of accepted truths, a coalition united in appreciation of the goodness of a single figure, observant of the holidays, like birthdays and notable anniversaries, and discouraging of heretical stances. If […]

Technology For Your Mouth Leading To Healthy, Confident Smiles

Press release content from News Direct Corporation. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation. Click to copy –News Direct– A video accompanying this announcement is available at: INTRODUCING IZZOTM, A REVOLUTIONARY 4-IN-1 ORAL CARE SYSTEM FOR AT-HOME USE How do you get that ‘fresh from […]

Is teeth whitening safe? | Live Science

No matter how often you brush your teeth, some pesky yellow tones just won’t go away. If your teeth are looking stained, you may have wondered: “Is teeth whitening safe?” Pearly white, straight teeth have long been a desirable physical asset. A paper published in Sociology of Health & Illness […]