How to help teens can avoid diet culture this holiday season

Editor’s Note: Katie Hurley, author of “No More Mean Girls: The Secret to Raising Strong, Confident and Compassionate Girls,” is a child and adolescent psychotherapist in Los Angeles. She specializes in working with tweens, teens and young adults. CNN — “I have a couple of spots for anyone who wants to lose 20 pounds by … Read more

Measuring business climate impact with carbon handprint – POLITICO

Taking impactful and beneficial action on climate is a key ambition for companies worldwide. In a complex and ever-changing economic environment, however, it is not clear how companies large and small can do this in practice – and in tandem with others in the national and global markets. Terms like ‘greenwashing’ are rightly growing in … Read more

Experience 5-Star Luxury with Saigontourist | Tourism

Grand Saigon Hotel. Photo: Saigontourist/CVN Hanoi (VNA) – Big promotions are running until December 31, in three 5-star hotels of the Saigontourist group, in Ho Chi Minh City. Rex Saigon 141, Nguyên Huê street, 1st district Tel.: (+84-28) 38 29 21 85 For room reservations of at least five consecutive nights with the “Long Stay” … Read more

China is caught in a zero-Covid trap of its own making

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it impacts the world. Sign up here. hong kong CNN — It’s been little more than a week since Chinese leader Xi Jinping began his norm-breaking … Read more

Hestan Announces New Induction Products | News

ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 27, 2022– Hestan announces the addition of new Induction Ranges and Rangetops to its lineup of residential indoor cooking products. Uniting precision temperature control with chef-grade power—all with a smaller carbon footprint—the new Ranges and Rangetops are available in 30” and 36” models, and the 36” Range has already been recognized with … Read more

Will Integrating Digital Technologies into the Food System Work?

It’s possible to get the impression from media sources that a new wave of digital technology is sweeping the agricultural world, bringing farmers everywhere incredible new devices and services that will inevitably boost food production and just make everything on the planet so much better. There are, apparently, drones spraying chemicals only where it’s needed, … Read more

JD Vance’s Firm Invested in Food Company Now Facing Lawsuits

By JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A high-tech indoor farming company in Appalachia promoted by JD Vance and financed in part by his venture capital firm is facing five lawsuits alleging it misled regulators and duped investors. The shareholder suits against Morehead, Kentucky-based AppHarvest were filed between November 2021 and August … Read more

Under Xi Jinping, zero-Covid is accelerating China’s surveillance state

hong kong CNN — As a new, deadly virus overtook the central city of Wuhan and spread throughout China in early 2020, the country’s ruling Communist Party and its leader Xi Jinping were faced with a crisis on a scale not seen in decades. In Wuhan, there was chaos. The city shut itself off from … Read more

On the go and at home, the challenge of portable electrical stations

During nature excursions, it is often difficult to have access to electricity to charge electronic devices. Fortunately, solutions exist to remedy this. Focus on the EcoFlow Delta 2 portable power station. With its large capacity compatible with fast and solar charging that can power electrical, electronic and even household appliances, it can be used at … Read more