USDA designates Pointe Coupee Parish as a disaster area
Lebanon Daily Record
(AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Pointe Coupee Parish as a primary natural disaster area due to damages and losses caused by severe storms and flooding that occurred in August. Farmers and ranchers in Avoyelles, Concordia, ...
Study Links Disasters to Dementia
TUESDAY, Oct. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Earthquakes, floods and other natural disasters may raise dementia risk for seniors forced to leave their homes, a new study suggests. "In the aftermath of disasters, most people focus on mental health issues ...
Community Partnership: Addressing health issues among underserved communities in isolated areas
Community Partnership: Addressing health issues among underserved communities in isolated areas Still normal: A mobile clinic doctor checks the blood pressure of a resident in Pasir Jambak subdistrict, Koto Tangah district, West Sumatra. The program is ...
Our View: After recovery, we need to plan for future floods
Some of the priorities are routine after a natural disaster, all of them important. The state needs to provide financial assistance through the N.C. Disaster Relief Fund, get people out of shelters and into permanent or temporary housing, rebuild and ...
KBS to Share Knowhow on Disaster Broadcasting with Asia-Pacific Broadcasters
KBS WORLD Radio News
Anchor: KBS has introduced its disaster-related broadcasting system at the latest Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union's(ABU) General Assembly and agreed to share it with other Asian countries. Broadcasters across the Asian-Pacific region have expressed ...
Adams and Reese offer 'Road to Recovery' after natural disasters
Palmetto Business Daily
“Many of our attorneys have been through natural disasters such as Hurricane Katrina, Alabama tornadoes, flooding in Nashville and the most recent historic Louisiana flooding," Adams and Reese Jacksonville Partner Tim Volpe said. “Our 'Road to Recovery ...
'Cities: Skylines' News & Updates: New Trailer For Natural Disasters Expansion Shows Catastrophe & More!
One thing the game doesn't have, however, that's always been in "SimCity" is the ability to topple what you've built with a natural disaster that either happens voluntarily or randomly. Luckily, with the upcoming new expansion for the game, "Natural ...
Debating the media's role in disaster risk reduction
HAVANA, Cuba, Oct 25, CMC – Perpetually prone to the catastrophic effects of natural disasters, the impact of which is amplified by various forms of either human action or neglect, Caribbean societies continue to face setbacks or reversals in their ...
Barring natural disaster what keeps the Cleveland Cavaliers from repeating in 2017?
Alex Wong: The Cavs might even survive a natural disaster at this point. Teams like Toronto and Boston might entertain the idea that they can compete against Cleveland in the East. The Raptors won two games against the Cavs in last year's Eastern ...