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Myths About Psychiatrists Do More Harm Than Good

Jan 192021 Myths About Psychiatrists Do More Harm Than Good Seeing a psychiatrist doesn’t have to be difficult, challenging, nor scary. Or, maybe you’ve been told myths about how seeing these mental healthcare providers isn’t going to help you or that they aren’t going to know how to help you or approach you with care, kindness, and compassion. The reasons to see a psychiatrist are many, and being an anti-psychiatrist does you a lot of harm in the long run. The most prominent myths about psychiatrists’ care can be detrimental to one’s mental health and lead to an individual’s harm. The following are some of the most dangerous myths about care from a psychiatrist. My Primary Care Physician Handles All of My Care Individuals suffering from a mental health disorder often t...
Political Science Professors Weigh in on Election, Inauguration Learning Opportunities – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
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Political Science Professors Weigh in on Election, Inauguration Learning Opportunities – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

For many college students, this was the first presidential election they were able to cast a ballot for. It was a historic one, to say the least. But it's also given their professors new teaching tools. "It really does provide just a wealth of teachable moments," said Matthew Wilson, a political science professor at Southern Methodist University. Since the fall, he's been able to highlight so many different issues in his lesson plans. From the nature of the Electoral College to the process of democratic transition to the dynamics of the House and Senate and the question of a potential party realignment in the United States. “We certainly talked about all of those issues in the fall. We talked about how a person's vote in a presidential election goes into the decision-m...
Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19
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Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s minister of foreign affairs and international trade, Sibusiso Busi Moyo, has died, the office of the president said on Wednesday. The cause was complications related to Covid-19. Mr. Moyo became the fourth high-ranking official in Zimbabwe to succumb to the virus since the start of the pandemic.“The late minister succumbed to Covid-19 at a local hospital,” read a short statement from President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s office, giving no further detail.Mr. Moyo, 58, became famous as the face of the military coup that ended former President Robert Mugabe’s nearly-four decade rule in 2017. He was at the time a major general in the Zimbabwean armed forces.Zimbabwe’s minister of foreign affairs and international trade, Sibusiso Busi Moyo, in 2019. Credit...Philimon B...
Parler Tries to Survive With Help From Russian Company
Technology

Parler Tries to Survive With Help From Russian Company

Parler, the social network popular with Trump supporters, is trickling back to life.The social network went offline last week after Amazon booted it from its computer servers for not consistently removing violent posts, an accusation that Parler denied. But after a week in which Parler executives sued Amazon and predicted that their site might never return, they are forecasting it will be back up and running by the month’s end.That turnabout is thanks, in part, to a Russian company.Parler has entered into business with DDoS-Guard, a Russian firm that routes internet traffic and protects websites from cyberattacks. With its help, visitors to Parler.com now find a basic webpage with a promise from Parler’s chief executive, John Matze, that “our return is inevitable.”But the use of a Russi...
Calculating The Fair Value Of Remedy Entertainment Oyj (HEL:REMEDY)
Entertainment

Calculating The Fair Value Of Remedy Entertainment Oyj (HEL:REMEDY)

Today we'll do a simple run through of a valuation method used to estimate the attractiveness of Remedy Entertainment Oyj (HEL:REMEDY) as an investment opportunity by projecting its future cash flows and then discounting them to today's value. This will be done using the Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) model. Before you think you won't be able to understand it, just read on! It's actually much less complex than you'd imagine. We would caution that there are many ways of valuing a company and, like the DCF, each technique has advantages and disadvantages in certain scenarios. If you want to learn more about discounted cash flow, the rationale behind this calculation can be read in detail in the Simply Wall St analysis model. See our latest analysis for Remedy Entertainment Oyj Is Reme...
Rory McIlroy insists Justin Thomas will become ‘better person’, and Tiger Woods’ latest surgery is not a big deal | Golf News
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Rory McIlroy insists Justin Thomas will become ‘better person’, and Tiger Woods’ latest surgery is not a big deal | Golf News

"Justin is as good a guy as they come. He's got a lot of integrity, a lot of character. Obviously it doesn't make what he said any better, but in this day and age, it seems like you're not allowed to make a mistake any more" By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 20/01/21 10:30am Rory McIlroy backed Justin Thomas to learn from his mistake in Hawaii Rory McIlroy has backed his friend Justin Thomas to be "true to his word...
China triumphant one year after Wuhan lockdown
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China triumphant one year after Wuhan lockdown

Credit: CC0 Public Domain "People Supremacy, Life Supremacy" reads the sign at a Wuhan exhibition, where visitors are greeted by a paean to China's triumph over the pandemic and the agility of its communist leadership in a crisis. Saturday marks one year since the start of a 76-day lockdown of Wuhan, the central Chinese city where the coronavirus was first detected before sweeping across the world and killing more than two million people. With China's official death toll from the virus under 5,000, Beijing is on a prolonged victory lap to promote its narrative of h...
Trump pardons dozens in final hours, including ex-aide Steve Bannon
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Trump pardons dozens in final hours, including ex-aide Steve Bannon

*:not([hidden]):not(style) ~ *:not([hidden]):not(style){margin-top:1rem;}]]> *:not([hidden]):not(style) ~ *:not([hidden]):not(style){margin-left:0.5rem;}]]>image copyrightReutersimage captionSteve Bannon is accused of fraud over a fundraising campaign. He denies any wrongdoing *:not([hidden]):not(style) ~ *:not([hidden]):not(style){margin-top:1rem;}]]>In the final hours of his presidency, Donald Trump has pardoned 73 people, including his former adviser Steve Bannon, who is facing fraud charges.Another 70 people had sentences commuted, ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration at noon (17:00 GMT).Rapper Lil Wayne received a pardon and there were commutations for rapper Kodak Black and former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.The president has not issued preemptive pardons for himself or family me...
Covid: MPs criticise HMRC over gaps in support schemes
Business

Covid: MPs criticise HMRC over gaps in support schemes

But despite this, a report from the MPs says "quirks in the tax system" have meant that groups of workers - including freelancers and self-employed people who recently moved onto company payrolls or work on a series of short-term employment contracts with gaps in between - have been ineligible for furlough payments. Source link
Professor Jimmy Choo Announces The Launch Of A New Fashion Academy To Find The Next Generation of Fashion Designers
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Professor Jimmy Choo Announces The Launch Of A New Fashion Academy To Find The Next Generation of Fashion Designers

TipRanks2 Big Dividend Stocks Yielding at Least 10%; Here’s What You Need to KnowStock markets are up and holding near record high levels, a condition that would usually make life difficult for dividend investors. High market values normally lead to lower dividend yields – but even in today’s climate, it’s still possible to find a high-yielding dividend payer. You need to look carefully, however. The market story of the past year has been unusual, to say the least. Last winter saw the steepest and deepest recession in market history – but it was followed by a fast recovery that is only now slowing. Many companies pulled back on their dividends at the height of the corona panic, but now they are finding that yields are too low to attract investors, and are looking to start increasing pay...