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UM Health to acquire Lansing-based Sparrow Health System

University of Michigan Health Acquires Lansing-Based Sparrow Health System, Central Michigan’s Largest Hospital System with Six Campuses in Charlotte, Ionia, St. Johns, Carson City and Lansing, and 500 Primary Care Providers and Specialists . The deal was approved Thursday by the University of Michigan board of trustees. Sparrow Health System’s board of directors signed the …

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Asian stocks rise except for Japan as markets watch China protests

Asian stocks rise except for Japan as markets watch China protests

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday as market jitters eased following protests in China sparked by growing public anger over COVID-19 restrictions. Benchmarks rose in early trading in Australia, South Korea and China, while stocks fell in Japan. Oil prices have fallen. Japanese government data released on Tuesday showed the unemployment …

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Cyber ​​Monday deals lure consumers amid high inflation

Cyber ​​Monday deals lure consumers amid high inflation

NEW YORK (AP) — Days after flocking to stores on Black Friday, consumers are turning to Cyber ​​Monday for more discounts on gifts and other items that have skyrocketed in price due to high inflation. According to Adobe Analytics, which tracks transactions at more than 85 of the top 100 U.S. online stores, Cyber ​​Monday …

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Chickens from live poultry markets in Nigeria could be bad for your health – scientists explain why

Chickens from live poultry markets in Nigeria could be bad for your health – scientists explain why

Many breeders treat their animals with antimicrobial drugs. These are drugs that target bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. But using them the wrong way can have undesirable results. Animals are known to develop drug resistance. This resistance has repercussions on animal and human health. We wanted to know if this might be a problem in …

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The Thanksgiving travel rush is back with new habits

The Thanksgiving travel rush is back with new habits

The Thanksgiving travel rush was back this year as people boarded planes in numbers not seen in years, putting inflation concerns aside to reunite with loved ones and enjoy some normalcy after two seasons. holidays marked by COVID-19 restrictions. Changing habits around work and leisure, however, could disperse crowds and reduce the usual stress of …

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Markets will shift to a 'hopeful' phase next year, and investors would be wise not to miss it, says Goldman Sachs

Markets will shift to a ‘hopeful’ phase next year, and investors would be wise not to miss it, says Goldman Sachs

New COVID-19 concerns in China threaten to wipe out any pre-holiday gains for Wall Street, with stock futures in the red and a higher dollar ahead of Monday’s open. In a shortened week that will bring both Thanksgiving and the kick-off to the World Cup, investors have all sorts of excuses to pull out. Those …

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Ashoka Making More Health Accelerator 2023 for Social Entrepreneurs (€50,000 funding) |  Opportunities for Africans

Ashoka Making More Health Accelerator 2023 for Social Entrepreneurs (€50,000 funding) | Opportunities for Africans

Application deadline: January 13, 2023 The Make more healthcare business accelerators, is a structured business growth program for social entrepreneurs offering innovative solutions in the health sector. The program offers two phases of engagement. Phase 1, called the “Pilot phase», lasts 12 months and aims to help entrepreneurs to: a) identify strategic challenges and/or opportunities …

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