Posts Tagged ‘volunteers’

In Siberia, volunteers wage war on Russia’s wildfires with shovels and saws

The little domed tents of the volunteer firefighters in the clearing of a Siberian forest can be hard to see — even from only a few steps away — because of the choking smoke. Their shovels and saws seem to be tiny tools against the vast blaze, like toy weapons brought to a war. But […]

Denmark offers AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines to volunteers

Danish citizens can volunteer to receive COVID-19 vaccines developed by AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson, health officials said. Denmark was the first country in Europe to drop both jabs over fears of extremely rare blood clots, despite approval by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). But authorities are now offering both vaccines to citizens who volunteer […]

ZAKA volunteers return to site of Meron disaster for psychological counseling and emotional support.

Browse > Home / News / ZAKA volunteers return to site of Meron disaster for psychological counseling and emotional support. May 9, 2021 by Lydia Weitzman Read on for article Almost a week after the disaster at Mount Meron in which 45 people lost their lives, dozens of ZAKA Search and Rescue volunteers and paramedics […]

The littlest CV vax research ‘volunteers’ arrive at Stanford University accompanied by their parents

Shouldn’t that read ‘brought by their parents?’ … Do babies go to their Doctors ‘accompanied by their parents’? To the park ‘accompanied by their parents’? I guess ‘accompanied’ sounds better and sits more easily on the conscience than ‘taken by’. This is an experimental injection that has emergency approval only. Lawyer Sue Grey in NZ […]

German volunteers in Israel find themselves ‘welcomed, and even loved’ by Holocaust survivors

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Olympic Volunteers Quit Over Committee President Mori’s Sexist Comments

TOKYO (Reuters) — The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Organising Committee is set to convene a special board meeting as early as Friday after the outcry over committee president Yoshiro Mori’s sexist comments, public broadcaster NHK reported on Tuesday. There are no plans to discuss Mori’s resignation at the meeting but he could face criticism over his […]

FDA: 4 Volunteers Who Received Pfizer Vaccine Had Mini Strokes Causing Facial Paralysis

    Four people who got Pfizer’s dangerous and experimental coronavirus vaccine in the firm’s trial developed Bell’s Palsy, a form of temporary facial paralysis, according to U.S. regulators’ report on the shot: Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulators said there wasn’t any clear way that the vaccine caused Bell’s palsy, but warned that doctors […]

FDA: 4 Volunteers Who Received Pfizer COVID Vaccine Had Mini Strokes Causing Facial Paralysis

Four people who got Pfizer’s dangerous and experimental coronavirus vaccine in the firm’s trial developed Bell’s Palsy, a form of temporary facial paralysis, according to U.S. regulators’ report on the shot: Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulators said there wasn’t any clear way that the vaccine caused Bell’s palsy, but warned that doctors should watch […]

Volunteers discuss side-effects after receiving Moderna and Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines

Volunteers who received two of the potential coronavirus vaccines in the US have spoken out about the side-effects they experienced following their jabs. This month, Moderna and Pfizer announced their vaccine candidates had been tested to 94.5 per cent and 95 per cent efficacy respectively. Jennifer Haller, who was injected on 16 March with Moderna’s […]

First 2 Volunteers Injected With Israeli Virus Vaccine, Kicking Off Human Trials

Find our more about Sheba Medical Centre. Human trials began Sunday for an Israeli COVID-19 vaccine candidate, as the first two volunteers were inoculated. Segev Harel, 26, received the first dose at the Sheba Medical Centre in Ramat Gan, while 34-year-old doctoral student Anar Ottolenghi was given an injection at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Centre […]

Palestinian volunteers help olive harvesters in ways the Palestinian Authority can’t

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Biden Volunteers Complain ‘Astounding Number’ of Americans Think ‘Biden Is A Pedophile’

Volunteers working for Democrat nominee Joe Biden’s presidential campaign are going on record admitting that “staggering” numbers of Americans are convinced the former vice president is a “pedophile.” “I have been doing a lot of text banking and the number of people who think Biden is a pedophile is astounding,” one volunteer tweeted last week. […]

Volunteers In AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Trial Hospitalized With Transverse Myelitis And Multiple Sclerosis

The participant who triggered a global shutdown of AstraZeneca’s Phase 3 Covid-19 vaccine trials was a woman in the United Kingdom who experienced neurological symptoms consistent with a rare but serious spinal inflammatory disorder called transverse myelitis, the drug maker’s chief executive, Pascal Soriot, said during a private conference call with investors on Wednesday morning: […]

Volunteers build path to historic site of cosmonaut landing in Russian forest

Volunteers have built a walkway leading to a special place in the history of spaceflight – the middle of a forest. The trail, deep in the remote Perm region of Russia, will take visitors to the site where 55 years ago two cosmonauts crash-landed after their spacecraft malfunctioned. After completing the first spacewalk in history, […]

Elon Musk Demonstrates Working Brain Chip, Asks For Human Volunteers

Billionaire tech CEO Elon Musk demonstrated a micro chip called ‘Neuralink’ Friday, showing how it works on pigs, and then asking for human volunteers to have the chip inserted into their brains. Musk claimed that the chip had been implanted in a pig while showing video of the animal’s brain activity, complete with neurons firing in […]

Elon Musk Demonstrates Working Brain Chip, Asks For Human Volunteers

Billionaire tech CEO Elon Musk demonstrated a micro chip called ‘Neuralink’ Friday, showing how it works on pigs, and then asking for human volunteers to have the chip inserted into their brains. Musk claimed that the chip had been implanted in a pig while showing video of the animal’s brain activity, complete with neurons firing in […]

COVID-19: German scientists looking for thousands of volunteers to attend gig in name of science

A German university is looking for volunteers to take part in a study aimed at putting concerts back on the agenda. The coronavirus pandemic put an end to sports and cultural events due to the risk of transmission in large crowds. Researchers at the University of Halle want to simulate different ways of getting large […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Lebanese student plays piano for volunteers clearing up rubble in Beirut hospital

Engineering student Chadi Haddad played piano at a hospital where volunteers were cleaning up rubble after the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. The explosion, which took place on Tuesday, killed more than 150 people and injured thousands. Saddened by the loss of so many lives, Chadi Haddad went to the nearby Saint George hospital. “The piano […]

Volunteers help in clear-up after deadly Beirut blast

Volunteers from around Beirut worked to clean up a hard-hit residential area near the port following the massive explosion that devastated much of the city on Wednesday. They gathered in the neighbourhood of Gemmayze where there was widespread damage and worked through the day to sweep up broken glass and clear some of the rubble. […]

With Natural Disasters On The Rise, Volunteers Are Stepping In Where FEMA Falls Short

Opinion — Recently, I’ve been reading and hearing a lot about groups like the Cajun Navy, which rescued hundreds of people during Hurricane Harvey. The organization formed spontaneously in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and is stimulating a new and much-needed conversation. When you compare the voluntary provision of important public services by the “Cajun Navies” of the world to those […]

Hospitals Recruited Volunteers To Cuddle Babies Addicted To Drugs

Next Story Ever wondered how something as simple as a hug can somehow fix so many things? You might be upset, angry, lonely, or scared, and yet when you receive a hug in that moment, even if it’s from a complete stranger, you feel comforted. We’re creatures who not only love connection, but crave it, whether that […]

North Korea says 3.5mn volunteers ‘ready to retaliate against US’

N. Koreans denounce Trump’s ‘fire & fury’ threat in massive rally (VIDEO) “All the people are rising up across the country to retaliate against the US thousands of times,” North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun, the Workers’ Party newspaper, reported, as cited by the South Korean Yonhap news agency.   According to the paper, about 3.47 million people, including students […]

1.5 Million Volunteers Plant 66 Million Trees In 12 Hours

Above Photo: From nationofchange.org Breaking Guinness World Record The aim of the mass-planting event was to raise awareness for the nation’s “make India green again” plan. The central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh set a new Guinness World Record on Sunday after 1.5 million volunteers planted more than 66 million tree saplings in just 12 hours […]

Jihadi White Helmets claim 8 ‘volunteers’ were killed in Syrian air strikes

     The Syrian civil defense group known as the White Helmets said eight of their volunteers have been killed in an air strike on their office in rebel-held Hama Province. White Helmets officials in Hama on April 29 said an air strike on their offices in the city of Kfar Zeita killed eight members. They […]

Recyclable plastic bottles laced with dangerous heavy metals and endocrine mimickers linked to heart and kidney damage

(NaturalNews) Drinking bottled water might seem like a healthier option than tap water, but a new study confirms previous findings that show this very much depends on the bottle itself and where you keep it. The alarming new report shows just how prevalent chemical contaminants are in the plastic bottles commonly used for […]

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