A phenomenological study on recurrent adolescent pregnancies in the township of Efutu- Ghana. The experiences of adolescent mothers | BMC Public Health

Ghana Statistics Service; Ghana Health Service; ICF International. Key Findings from the 2014 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey (DHS). Rockville, Maryland, USA: GSS, GHS and ICF, 2015. United Nations Population Fund. State of World Population 2011. New York: United Nations Publication Fund; 2011. Book Academic google Britwum AO, Akorsu AO, Agbesinyale PK, Aikins SK. Case … Read more

The company that manages Messi’s lifestyle brand plans to go public

Messi’s Argentine jersey was sold out after the country’s World Cup victory, with some scalpers putting the price of the iconic blue and white kit at $500.Image: Julian Finney (fake images) The company that runs Lionel Messi’s lifestyle and clothing brand is set to celebrate the first Nasdaq IPO of the year on Friday (January … Read more

New books at the Henderson County Public Library.

New books at the Henderson County Public Library. News Sports Entertainment Lifestyle Opinion USA TODAY obituaries electronic newspaper legal Hendersonville Times-News Here is a list of new books at the Henderson County Public Library:FICTIONAL TITLES desert star by Michael Connelly The Biloxi Boys by John Grisham Going Rogue: Rise and Shine Twenty-Nine by Janet Evanovich … Read more

What California law requires in teaching about LGBTQ people in public schools

Videos of gay pride being shown in a Glendale third-grade classroom have added an intense local chapter to a national debate about how and when to approach lessons on gender identity and sexual orientation in public schools. The episode unfolded with the revelation that a Jefferson Elementary School teacher had shown gay pride videos to … Read more

Nevada LGBTQ groups hopeful after Senate vote on same-sex marriage / Public News Service

Nevada marriage equality groups say the US Senate’s approval. Law of Respect for Marriage it’s a big step forward for people who identify as LGBTQ+. The bill would require states to recognize all marriages performed in other states. However, it does not require any state to perform same-sex marriages. Chris Davin, executive director of the … Read more

European ministers address a sharp increase in space funding

PARIS, Nov 22 (Reuters) – European ministers will meet in Paris to negotiate a more than 25% increase in space funding over the next three years as Europe seeks to maintain leadership in Earth observation, expand navigation services and continue to be a key exploration partner. The European Space Agency is asking its 22 countries … Read more

NPR Public Editor: NPR

Carlos Carmonamedina for NPR Public Editor Carlos Carmonamedina for NPR Public Editor The national media in the United States have a long history of dedicating a disproportionate amount of resources to stories about missing young white womanwhile ignoring other missing person cases as not noteworthy and thus dismissing them. Recently, the Columbia Journalism Magazine threw … Read more

Bill banning adult cabaret in public could restrict LGBTQ rights

After spending the last seven years in Memphis as an artist, Moth Moth Moth said this new bill threatens his livelihood. MEMPHIS, Tennessee—A bill that would ban “Adult cabaret” performances deemed sexually explicit in public places or anywhere children might see them, came before the Tennessee General Assembly on Wednesday. The bill’s sponsor, Sen. Jack … Read more

As a glamorous politician, Nafees Fazal was the antithesis of a woman in public life.

The autobiography of Nafees Fazal, a former Karnataka Congress Minister, aptly titled Breaking Barriers, is a revealing account of a liberal Muslim woman’s journey through Indian politics. In 2001, former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna asked Nafees Fazal to resign as minister following reports that she was dancing at a party at the West End … Read more

PSG beat Juventus 2-1 but finish second in the group

TURIN, Italy, Nov 2 (Reuters) – A second-half goal from defender Nuno Mendes gave Paris St Germain a 2-1 win over Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday but was overtaken for first place from Group H by the smallest of margins after Benfica beat Maccabi Haifa by six. Benfica thrashed Maccabi 6-1 in the … Read more

The intersectional impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on work life, home life, and well-being: An exploratory mixed-methods analysis of Georgia women’s experiences during the pandemic | BMC Public Health

Sample Characteristics Of the 436 respondents who started our online survey, 13 dropped or did not complete the survey, yielding a final sample of 423 (97.0% completion rate). [28] The average completion time was 14 minutes (median 12 minutes, range 4 to 59 minutes). Table 1 provides the sociodemographic and economic characteristics of the 423 … Read more

Under a cloud of belt-tightening, Paris Fashion Week struts

PARIS, Oct 1 (Reuters) – International celebrities and crowds have descended on the French capital, marking the fashion industry’s sweeping comeback amid a post-pandemic spending spree. The final leg of Paris Fashion Week runs through October 4 and features big names like Chanel, Dior, Hermes, Louis Vuitton and Saint Laurent, rounding out a month of … Read more

Lawmakers Urge Federal Agency to Protect Public Health and Wildlife from Dangerous Mink Trade

Washington D.C.-U.S Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.), chairman of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans and Wildlife, today joined 20 colleagues in a letter urging the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to list the American mink as a harmful species under the Lacey Act. This list would prohibit the importation of live mink … Read more

ND housing protections to prevent gender discrimination take shape / Public News Service

As winter approaches and renters seek home repairs or apply for new housing, North Dakota outreach groups are reminding people of expanded protections to address LGBTQ rights. In 2020, a US Supreme Court decision asserted that the prohibition of sex discrimination under the Civil Rights Act extends to sexual orientation and gender identity. North Dakota … Read more

Breaking: US House Passes Big Cat Public Safety Act on International Tiger Day

WASHINGTON—The US House of Representatives just passed the Big Cat Public Safety Act (HR 263) by a vote of 278-134. The bill would ban keeping tigers, lions, and other big cat species such as pets, and would prohibit direct public contact as puppies. petting. Sponsored and championed by Rep. Michael Quigley, D-Illinois, and Rep. Brian … Read more

Pit bulls went from being America’s best friend to being a public enemy; now they’re slowly closing the circle

By Colin Dayan, Vanderbilt University Just 50 years ago, the pit bull was America’s favorite dog. Pit bulls were everywhere. They were popular in advertising and used to promote the joys of friendship between humans and pets. Nipper on the RCA Victor label, pete the pup in the “Our Gang” comedy shorts, and the dog … Read more