• FEMA internal report: US power grid may not be able to handle a solar storm

    14 days ago - By Natural News

    Federal Emergency Management Agency internal report documents obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request revealed that the U.S. power grid may not be able to handle a solar storm. The occurrence of a solar flare that can wipe out the power grid for about a decade is not far from possible due to the plethora...
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  • New transparency policies that enable greater data sharing will advance global health

    New transparency policies that enable greater data sharing will advance global health

    14 days ago - By News Medical

    Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration generated large amounts of data through their review of pandemic-related tests, medications, and vaccines.
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  • The U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency. Here's What That Means

    14 days ago - By Time

    On August 4, the U.S. federal government declared monkeypox-with more than 6,600 cases in the country -a public health emergency. Monkeypox is now the second simultaneous public health emergency in the U.S.; the other is COVID-19.
    The emergency status allows the Secretary of Health and Human Services, Xavier Becerra, more discretion in accessing additional funds and resources for the outbreak, including personnel to combat it. That could lead to increased testing as well as more vaccine doses. Several states-including New York, which currently has about a quarter of U.S. cases-have already...
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