Aviva applauds highest general insurance sales in a decade

Insurer Aviva posted a record performance for its highest savings and retirement business and general insurance sales in a decade thanks to pandemic trends. Group savings and retirement sales jumped 23% to £ 6.2 billion in the first quarter, with net cash inflows up 31% as the coronavirus crisis saw …

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LA Center to study COVID-19 in LGBTQ people – NBC Los Angeles

The Los Angeles LGBT Center and four other federally qualified health centers will partner with a study to increase knowledge about the COVID-19 health experiences of LGBTQ people, including infection rates and outcomes, has it was announced on Wednesday. “The We Count Collaborative: Impacts of COVID-19 on LGBTQ Health” is …

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Boston Pops performing touring recitals around town – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The city comes alive with the sounds of the Boston Pops. On Wednesday, five members of the orchestra gave a free rolling recital at four different locations in Boston, including the Jamaica Pond Bandstand and the Franklin Park Zoo. READ MORE: North Attleboro man shot dead in …

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Latest Covid-19 vaccine and global news

Nearly three-quarters of patients with moderate to severe Covid-19 had at least one long-term symptom, according to a new review of existing research published Wednesday in JAMA Network Open. Researchers at Stanford University performed a review of 45 existing studies that followed a total of 9,751 patients in the months …

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How a former music teacher approaches school leadership and learning

The pandemic has taught us that change is inevitable, but being prepared can set a school apart. It is important to bring together research and external learning tools into a team that always strives and leads in the same direction. As a principal, I am excited about what lies ahead …

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SEPTA is testing a new way to help people with addiction

If you take the Market-Frankford line from SEPTA to Somerset station and exit on Kensington Avenue, you might run into someone like Kenneth Harris. He’s an outreach specialist for Merakey, a social service agency that recently partnered with the authority to help people struggling with homelessness and substance abuse who …

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Syrians vote in election with certainty to re-mandate Assad | World news

By ALBERT AJI, Associated Press DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) – Syrians from government-controlled areas of the war-torn country went to polling stations Wednesday morning to vote in a presidential election that will give President Bashar Assad a fourth seven-year term. The vote is the second presidential election since the conflict began …

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Mara Klassen Weight Loss Transformation – Run to Lose Weight

Last name: Mara KlassenAge: 55Hometown: Malibu, California Start weighing: 275 lbsFinal weight: 135 poundsRunning time: 11 months In December 2019, I was really sick. At 5 feet 4 inches, I weighed 275 pounds. My bad choices led me to type 2 diabetes, fatty liver disease and a multitude of medications. …

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Moderna jab stops transmission of Covid in people aged 12 to 18, lawsuit says | Coronavirus

Mass vaccination of children against Covid-19 has taken another step as Moderna becomes the second manufacturer to announce results of successful trials, showing that its vaccine can stop transmission in people aged 12 to 18 . Pfizer / BioNTech’s vaccine has already received emergency approval for adolescents ages 12 to …

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Lott String Quartet for a classical music concert

The New Orleans-based Lott String Quartet will launch the Denmark Arts Center musical series at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 29 at the Denmark Arts Center in Denmark. Submitted photo The New Orleans-based Lott String Quartet will launch the Denmark Arts Center musical series at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May …

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