Health & Wellness

AG James visits Elizabeth House as part of ‘HealNY’ tour combatting opioid crisis

By Mike GwizdalaTroy RecordTROY, N.Y. — New York State Attorney General Letitia James continued to embark on her statewide ‘HealNY’ tour of New York with a stop in Rensselaer County on Wednesday.James is delivering up to $32 million to the Capital Region to combat the opioid epidemic.

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Environment

Secretary-General’s Message to Summit Leaders of the UN Biodiversity Conference

We are losing our suicidal war against nature by António GuterresOur two-century-long experiment with burning fossil fuels, destroying forests, wilderness and oceans, and degrading the land, has caused a biosphere catastrophe.Humanity’s reckless interference with nature will leave a permanent record – just as today’s scientists study the traces of previous extinctions.We are well into the […]

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Health & Wellness

US task force proposes adults 60 and older should not start daily aspirin to prevent heart disease or stroke

By Jacqueline Howard, CNNThe US Preventive Services Task Force is considering making several changes to its guidance on taking a daily aspirin to prevent heart disease and stroke.On Tuesday, the task force posted a draft statement recommending that adults ages 40 to 59 who are at a higher risk for cardiovascular disease — but do […]

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