New York state could soon become the first state to require ingredient labels on feminine hygiene products under legislation awaiting action by the state’s governor.
The employee was sitting on her chair while resting her feet on top of an open container-drawer of donuts, as she texted away on her phone.
The next time you need to use the toilet, thank your lucky stars. While most of us take the toilet for granted until we have to go, billions of people around the world still have no access to one, says the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef). This results in unhygienic practices, which in turn lead to a host of diseases that affects millions.
Globally, an estimated 3.5 million children die every year due to diarrhea and respiratory diseases. Millions more suffer from Hepatitis A, influenza and measles. These illnesses and deaths can be prevented through the simple act of proper handwashing which eliminates disease-spreading germs.
A food court at Marina Bay Sands has been closed temporarily for thorough cleaning, after a photograph of cockroaches patronizing one of its stalls went viral online.
In Barangay (village) Mabuhay, Eastern Samar, “mother leaders” know wellness best.