Woman attempted snatching 2-year-old boy now hunted by Seattle Authorities

Seattle police officials are now on the hunt for a woman suspected of an attempted snatching of a 2-year old child from a pregnant woman at an airport. the accused woman was said to have purple hair and according to eyewitnesses, she had grabbed the victim by her hair, pushing te the victim to the … Read more

A mother shoots son over a missing SD card

On Sunday, authorities sued a 37-year old Chicago woman for the murder of a 12-year old who happened to be the child of the woman. According to reports, the incident happened because the mother was enraged after finding out her son had allegedly taken her missing SD memory card. Prosecutors said that the mother had … Read more

Salesforce to aid Workers wanting to leave Texas due to the New Abortion Law

Salesforce is one of the progressive American companies that has joined in advocating against the Texas law on abortion. Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce, announced that his company would help employees who intend to leave Texas over the controversial Abortion Law – also called the Senate Bill 8. He also retweeted a story connecting the … Read more

Polls support Gavin Newson’s likely Win in the Recall Elections

In the coming recall elections of California, Gov. Gavin Newsom is likely to stay in his position with a 20-point margin, according to a recent poll by UC Berkeley’s Institute for Governmental Studies. The polls showed that there was a massive lead for Newsom, just four days from the last day of voting. This was a … Read more

Activist group Anonymous hacksTexas GOP Website on Abortion Law

On Saturday, the website of the Texas Republican Party was taken over by the activist group Anonymous. Anonymous changed the website’s interface to an image containing the words; “Texas: Taking Voices from Women to promote theocratic erosion of church/state barriers.” The banner was also changed to categorize the Republican party as an insidious entity that … Read more

FBI releases Declassified Documents on 9/11

Prior to the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attack on New York’s Twin Towers, the FBI made public a document, that was declassified recently, that contains details about the logistical support provided to two Saudi hijackers in the terrorist attack of 9/11. It was a 16-page document elucidating the contacts the Saudi hijackers had in … Read more

American West States Experience Scorching Summers due to worsened Climate Crisis

This year marked California’s most scorching summer in history. The deadly combination of extreme wildfires and inhumane heatwaves paved the way for the phenomenon to happen. Accordingly, 18.4% of states, including Oregon, Utah, Nevada, and Idaho, shared the same natural disaster. In data, June, July, and August had an average temperature of 76F or 24C, … Read more

Biden’s Policy on Covid 19 Home Test Product usage Expands

Currently, more than 50% of the country is already fully vaccinated. Still, given the rapid mutations of Covid 19, the Food and Drug Administration, together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, highly encourage individuals experiencing any mild to severe symptoms of Covid 19 to be tested.

The policy is in line with President Biden’s efforts to improve the efficiency of actions to stop the pandemic. The President is pressuring the Defense Production Act to ramp up the accessibility of rapid testing by increasing such test availability across the country. Rapid testing in homes is much easier to use and gives quick results.

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Rapid tests give you instant results in an hour, convenient for workers who need to get tested regularly for work purposes.
To further understand the gravity of urgency for rapid testing, here is a discussion on how it works;

Why is rapid testing necessary, and how accurate is it?
The use of rapid testing regularly puts a question on its effectiveness and accuracy. Studies show that rapid tests accurately avoid false positives. This study means validating someone who is not infected if they Covid 19. Statistically, research has provided data of it detecting the virus 60% every time. Regardless, the FDA and CDC still advise individuals to get tested immediately.

 

Where are rapid tests accessible?
The strategic standpoint of rapid tests is that it is available in pharmacy counters. No one needs a prescription from the doctor nor any assessment from any health center just to get tested. For home testings, it should have approval from the FDA.

While there are ongoing debates on how to stop Covid 19, the US government advises taking precautionary measures regardless if they are vaccinated or not. Frequent testing prevents the massive spread of Covid mutations due to its preventive approach.

 

 

Texas Hospitals’ Tug of War between following the mandated Vaccination Rule or not

On Thursday, the death toll from the highly infectious and easy to spread delta variant of Covid 19 increased nationwide. As people read this article, more and more new cases are springing about. This scenario gave an impetus to President Joe Biden to create an administrative policy that mandates vaccination for employees in hospitals. In … Read more