• How To Create A Morning Routine That Reduces Anxiety And Stress

    How To Create A Morning Routine That Reduces Anxiety And Stress0

    As a person who’s dealt with anxiety since I was a kid, I find that I’m often most anxious first thing in the morning. When I open my eyes, all of the worries and potential stressors that await me flood my mind. The pit in my stomach makes me want to stay in bed as

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  • Eldercare And COVID: How To Help Seniors And The People Who Care For Them

    Eldercare And COVID: How To Help Seniors And The People Who Care For Them0

    Eldercare has too often been left out of our national health care discussion. Now, as COVID-19 tears through long-term care facilities, the need for high-quality care has never been more clear. The disproportionate impact on seniors in long-term care facilities is stark, accounting for 8% of all COVID-19 cases but 40% of deaths. The number

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  • CDC Rolls Out COVID-19 Vaccine Plan

    CDC Rolls Out COVID-19 Vaccine Plan0

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government outlined a sweeping plan Wednesday to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans, even as polls show a strong undercurrent of skepticism rippling across the land. In a report to Congress and an accompanying “playbook” for states and localities, federal health agencies and the Defense Department

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  • Black And Hispanic Kids Die From Coronavirus More Than White Kids Do, CDC says

    Black And Hispanic Kids Die From Coronavirus More Than White Kids Do, CDC says0

    NEW YORK (AP) — A detailed look at COVID-19 deaths in U.S. kids and young adults released Tuesday shows they mirror patterns seen in older patients. The report examined 121 deaths of those younger than 21, as of the end of July. Like older adults, many of them had one or more medical condition —

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  • The Relentless Despair Of Being A Working Mom In 2020

    The Relentless Despair Of Being A Working Mom In 20200

    When her daughter’s elementary school shuttered in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Brenda Torres adapted. The 37-year-old single mom hunkered down with her daughter in their Canyon County, Idaho, home. She kept her job with a radio traffic software company that she said has been “really cool about the whole situation.” Her daughter did

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  • Pfizer Says Late-Stage Coronavirus Vaccine Study Shows Mild, Moderate Side Effects

    Pfizer Says Late-Stage Coronavirus Vaccine Study Shows Mild, Moderate Side Effects0

    (Reuters) ― Pfizer Inc. said on Tuesday participants were showing mild-to-moderate side effects when given either the company’s experimental coronavirus vaccine or a placebo in an ongoing late-stage study. Over 12,000 study participants had received a second dose of the vaccine, Pfizer executives said on an investor conference call. The company has enrolled more than

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