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Universal health care possible – Venaani

As he tabled a motion on universal health care this week, official opposition leader McHenry Venaani claimed that only 18% of Namibians had regular access to private health services. The President of the People's Democratic Movement (PDM)…

We need healthy leaders

The world is changing faster than our ability to adapt. This was true even before the planet was rocked by a global pandemic. But the COVID-19 pandemic has knitted together the very fabric of our daily existence, delivering a…

Sexual Health Supplements Go Holistic

If there's one silver liner to the dark storm cloud that is the COVID-19 pandemic, it's because it gave consumers time. Time away from the office. It's time to cook at home again. And the time to prioritize their health. The pandemic…

Mental Health Month 2021 | Mirage News

The Council will mark Mental Health Month in October with a video competition, collaborative art projects, an inclusive story hour, line dance class and social connection opportunities.“The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted…

How to deal with temper tantrums

Our son seems easily stressed and has terrible temper tantrums. What can we do to deal with this? As a behavioral pediatrician, I've seen and heard it all. Children who have temper tantrums to put an end to all the tantrums in the middle…

Learn from Navigation Center mistakes

July 18 — Vancouver's experience with the Navigation Center serves as both an object lesson and a despicable lesson in government. This reflected an attempt to address the growing problem of homelessness in the city,…

Friluftsliv – embrace the outdoors

Recently, I asked myself a simple question: are there any benefits to being physically active outside versus indoors, regardless of the latter? This chain of thought has arisen since the COVID-19 pandemic required a shift outward for…