Wellness News June 2021

Wellness News June 2021

News Links and Info on Wellness and Mental Health Issues – Last Updated 30th of June 2021

For some US Muslims, raw talk on suicide, mental health HALF OF PUBLIC HEALTH WORKERS EXPERIENCING MENTAL HEALTH STRAIN: STUDY
Opinion: The Climate Emergency Calls for a New Approach to Mental Health Experts call for greater integration of mental health policies and workplace interventions
I Know What It’s Like to Have Your Sanity Questioned NFL’s Richard Sherman: It’s ‘time to address’ mental health
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Summary of Genetically Modified Foods by Ruby Deubry

Genetically modified (GM) foods aka transgenic or biodynamnic foods are foods that have been engineered in some way, generally through the insertion of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) – that is, organisms in which their genetic material has been artificially altered in order to possess some desirable trait [1, 2].

One of the most commonly used GMO is the bacterium, Rhizobium radiobacter (previously known as Agrobacterium tumefaciens). Other methods for introducing foreign genetic material into plants include the use of viruses, plasmids,and electroporation[3].

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