Malaysian contract doctors walk out to seek fairer treatment
Hundreds of contract doctors have walked off their jobs in Malaysian government hospitals to demand fairer treatment for more than 20,000 physicians who work without permanent positions and play a key role in the fight against the country’s worsening coronavirus pandemic.
Jill Biden calls on unvaccinated in Hawaii to get shots
First lady Jill Biden visited a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Waipahu, Hawaii, on Sunday to encourage unvaccinated Hawaiians to get their shots as the delta variant surges through much of the U_S_ Biden in remarks at the pop-clinic at Waipahu High School said the virus has become “more contagious than ever” and urged the unvaccinated to “help us move past this virus once and for all.”.
Virus's impact: More relaxing and thinking, less socializing
The eruption of COVID-19 across the United States last year caused the proportion of people working from home to nearly double, with the shift most pronounced among college graduates and workers in such fields as finance and professional services.