[ad_1] Higher rates of COVID-19 infection among essential and frontline workers put a spotlight on underinsured laborers. Essential workers—those who perform a range of jobs and services that are necessary for society to function well, including but not limited to occupations in health care, food service, and public transportation—are less likely to have insurance and
[ad_1] HIGHLAND PARK, IL — Warning that a structural budget deficit and unmet facilities needs would burn through the district’s finances, Township High School District 113 officials on Tuesday floated the idea of consolidating the two-school district. District officials also announced plans a pair of town-hall style meetings next month to discuss the district’s long-term
[ad_1] In a recent report, the World Bank stated that better targeted social protection programmes and reallocation of existing transfers to the poorest segment of society could reduce poverty from 36 percent to 12 percent in Bangladesh. The report, unveiled on September 16, 2021, found that the government’s social safety net programmes were mostly focused
[ad_1] The Coachella Valley’s suicide rate far outpaces county, state and national rates, with roughly 19.4 incidents for every 100,000 people, according to a community health needs assessment report commissioned by the Desert Healthcare District and Foundation. Rancho Mirage had the highest suicide rate among the nine valley cities and Bermuda Dunes in 2019, with 43.7 deaths per 100,000 people. In