Association of State and Territorial Health Officials: Helping Public Health Agencies Improve Health Nationwide

This post is part of Healthy People in Action, a blog series highlighting how key partners use the Healthy People framework in their work, form cross-sector collaborations, and address social determinants of health to help achieve health equity. 
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Spanish-language announcer sues NY Racing Association over alleged salary discrimination

They’re supposed to facilitate races, not racism. The New York Racing Association paid a black Spanish-language horse-racing announcer less than half the salary of white broadcasters who were required to perform fewer duties — and axed him after he complained … Read more…

Association of major cruise lines issues third suspension amid COVID-19

An association of major cruise lines has announced yet another voluntary suspension of all sailings from U.S. ports, marking the third such announcement in recent months. Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), a trade association with members including Carnival, Royal Caribbean … Read more…

National Restaurant Association, ServSafe’s Campaign To Project Healthy And Safe Restaurants

The U.S. National Restaurant Association is launching a campaign to help restaurants reassure customers that they stick to healthy and safe standards, as the restaurant industry is struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak. The association and its food and beverage safety … Read more…

Tokyo Olympics Will Be ‘Difficult’ to Hold Unless There’s a Coronavirus Vaccine, Japan Medical Association Says

(TOKYO) — The medical community in Japan is moving toward a consensus that holding next year’s Tokyo Olympics may hinge on finding a coronavirus vaccine. Japan Medical Association president Yoshitake Yokokura said in a video media conference on Tuesday that … Read more…

Tokyo Olympics Will Be ‘Difficult’ to Hold Unless There’s a Coronavirus Vaccine, Japan Medical Association Says

(TOKYO) — The medical community in Japan is moving toward a consensus that holding next year’s Tokyo Olympics may hinge on finding a coronavirus vaccine. Japan Medical Association president Yoshitake Yokokura said in a video media conference on Tuesday that … Read more…

Homeowner’s Association in NJ denies family’s RV request to let health worker self-isolate

A New Jersey homeowner’s association recently denied a request from a family to park an RV in their driveway so a physician assistant who treats coronavirus patients could be near her family while social distancing, according to a report. The … Read more…

Homeowner’s Association in NJ denies family’s RV request to let health worker self-isolate

A New Jersey homeowner’s association recently denied a request from a family to park an RV in their driveway so a physician assistant who treats coronavirus patients could be near her family while social distancing, according to a report. The … Read more…

Heart Association Puts Halt To Bayer’s Giant Displays Of Baby Aspirin

The large red-and-white bins at Walmart pharmacies across the country read, in bold all-caps type: “Approximately every 40 seconds an American will have a heart attack.” Inside the 3-foot-tall cartons, adorned with the American Heart Association and Bayer logos, were … Read more…

Heart Association Puts Halt To Bayer’s Giant Displays Of Baby Aspirin

The large red-and-white bins at Walmart pharmacies across the country read, in bold all-caps type: “Approximately every 40 seconds an American will have a heart attack.” Inside the 3-foot-tall cartons, adorned with the American Heart Association and Bayer logos, were … Read more…

Sanders Blames Failure To Grow Black Support On Biden Association With Obama | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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Sanders Blames Failure To Grow Black Support On Biden Association With Obama | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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Sanders Blames Failure To Grow Black Support On Biden Association With Obama | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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NAACP and National Association of Real Estate Brokers Sign Agreement to Increase Black Homeownership

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and The National Association of Real Estate Brokers have announced a partnership that will help ensure that black individuals and families have access to quality financial education, appropriate financial products, accredited … Read more…

NAACP and National Association of Real Estate Brokers Sign Agreement to Increase Black Homeownership

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and The National Association of Real Estate Brokers have announced a partnership that will help ensure that black individuals and families have access to quality financial education, appropriate financial products, accredited … Read more…

Allied Pilots Association: Boeing CEO’s comments on 737 Max optimism were ‘a little premature’

Dennis Tajer, spokesman for the Allied Pilots Association, joins “Squawk Box” to give his reaction to Boeing CEO David Calhoun’s interview with CNBC on Wednesday. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals At Radisson’s Official Site. Book Now And Save! … Read more…

A real estate association is cracking down on ‘off-market’ properties. Here’s what that means for buyers.

Increasingly common “coming soon” and “off-market” designations let sellers solicit buyers under the radar. The National Association of Realtors is leading a drive to halt the practice. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Association between bariatric surgery and atrial fibrillation recurrence after ablation

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EU Launches International Association Of Trusted Blockchain Applications

The European Commission launched the International Association of Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA) to foster the development and global adoption of blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) by developing a regulatory framework. The launch took place at the European Commission in … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente Donates $10,000 to American Diabetes Association in Honor of Outstanding Employee Volunteer

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is donating $ 10,000 to the American Diabetes Association in recognition of the outstanding volunteer efforts of Anne LaPorte, RN, CDE, an endocrinology nurse and certified diabetes educator at Kaiser Permanente’s Honolulu Medical Office. LaPorte is … Read more…