Documentary explores the history of asylum for black patients

By Michael Martz, Richmond Times-Dispatch PETERSBURG, Virginia (AFP) – When the American Psychiatric Association celebrated its 175th anniversary three years ago in San Francisco, two pictures of two people surfaced. Virginia The mental institutions which contributed to its birth – what are now Eastern State Hospitals and Western State Hospitals. Also participating in the exhibition … Read more

USDA scattered rabies vaccines for wildlife in 13 countries

By Janet McConaughey, The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) – The US Department of Agriculture has begun dispersing millions of oral rabies vaccine packages from helicopters and planes in more than 13 states of the United States. who to me Alabama. Field trial coordinator Gordona Kirby said the main goal is to prevent raccoons … Read more

Nearly 900 Virginia wildlife species are endangered, but a federal bill could help protect them – The Virginian-Pilot

The ecosystem is like Jenga. Each species is a building block, and every time a piece is removed, the tower gets a little weaker, said Scott Kloepfer, who heads the state branch of the Wildlife Society, an international non-profit that advocates for wildlife conservation. “It is important to preserve each of our species – if … Read more