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 2020-09-24 13:50 

Medscape

Children's Share of COVID-19 Burden Continues to Increase...

The 38,516 child cases reported during the week ending September 17 bring the cumulative number to 587,948, which is 10.3% of all COVID-19 cases. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-09-24 13:49 

Medscape

Second-Generation Immigrants With Diabetes Fare Worse Than Natives...

Adapting to a Westernized environment appears to have adverse cardiometabolic effects in the long run, and in particular, among children of immigrants from non-Western nations, a Swedish study shows. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-09-24 13:28 

AP

AP PHOTOS: In era of the virus, the UN meeting that wasn't...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — When world leaders descend on the United Nations for their yearly meeting, U.N. headquarters in New York City transforms into a hectic, vibrant place.Reporters and TV......

 2020-09-24 13:24 

Men's Health News

What Happened to Ben, Emily, and the Rest of the Below Deck Season 4 Cast?...

Here's what's going on with the season 4 cast of the Bravo series Below Deck since it wrapped back in 2016, including the whereabouts of Ben Robinson, Kelley Johnson, and Nico Scholly....

 2020-09-24 13:07 

Medscape

Battle Rages Inside Hospitals Over How COVID Strikes and Kills...

Front-line health care workers are locked in a heated dispute with many infection control specialists and hospital administrators over how the novel coronavirus is spread. Kaiser Health News...

 2020-09-24 13:00 

Men's Health News

I'm BFFs With My Metamour: My Husband Has a Girlfriend, and Now We're Friends...

My husband and I are polyamorous. Here's how I became BFFs with his girlfriend, known as a...

 2020-09-24 13:00 

Men's Health News

See Inside One of the Most Expensive Houses in New York...

A 42-acre Hamptons property, which was originally built for the Ford family, is on the market once again for $145 million. Here's a look inside the private compound, which includes 12 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, private beach access, and more....

 2020-09-24 12:59 

Men's Health News

Sexplain It: I'm Pumped to Try Pegging—Except One Aspect Terrifies Me...

In this week's sex and relationship advice column, Sexplain It, Zachary Zane helps a guy physically prepare for pegging by teaching him how to clean and douche....

 2020-09-24 12:05 

ABC News (US)

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EU warns of slim window to avoid repeat of prior virus peak...

European Union health officials are urging member nations to move quickly to slow the latest wave of COVID-19 infections to avoid a repeat of the broad lockdowns that paralyzed the continent's economy in the spring...

 2020-09-24 11:06 

AP

Drug companies work jointly to boost vaccine confidence...

LONDON (AP) — Two firms developing COVID-19 vaccines say pharmaceutical companies are trying to give the public as much information as possible about their testing regimes as drugmakers and public......

 2020-09-24 10:44 

USA Today

Coronavirus updates: University of Wisconsin-Madison plans in-person classes; Canada contends with 'second wave'; US nears 7M cases...

The University of Wisconsin-Madison will resume some in-person classes Saturday. Canada's 'second wave' of cases. 201K U.S. deaths. Latest COVID news....

 2020-09-24 10:01 

USA Today

When will children get a COVID-19 vaccine? It's going to be a while...

Experts disagree on whether it's a problem that children aren't part of COVID-19 vaccine trials. In any case, they will have to wait to be vaccinated....

 2020-09-24 10:01 

USA Today

Rapid, cheap home tests: Companies attempt to make coronavirus tests widely available...

Cheap and quick COVID testing at home is still not available even though the technology exists. But home tests should be ready before the end of 2020....

 2020-09-24 09:35 

ABC News (US)

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UK to announce plans to help workers hit by pandemic...

Britain's top treasury official is preparing to announce a new program to help workers hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, responding to pressure from businesses and labor unions to step in with more direct support for people in precarious work situatio...

 2020-09-24 08:43 

ABC News (US)

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Quarantine ordered for 2,500 students at elite Swiss school...

Swiss health authorities have ordered a quarantine for 2,500 students at a prestigious hospitality school after "significant outbreaks" of COVID-19 that are suspected to be the byproduct of off-campus partying...

 2020-09-24 06:05 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: India adds 86K cases, junior minister among dead...

India reported another 86,508 new coronavirus cases, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi sees little merit in imposing even short local lockdowns...

 2020-09-24 05:58 

AP

The Latest: India adds 86K cases, junior minister among dead...

NEW DELHI — India reported another 86,508 new coronavirus cases, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi sees little merit in imposing even short local lockdowns.India now has confirmed more than......

 2020-09-24 05:13 

ABC News (US)

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'Are people to be left to die?' Vaccine pleas fill UN summit...

Many world leaders at this week's virtual U.N. summit are pleading for a COVID-19 vaccine to be made available and affordable to all...

 2020-09-24 04:15 

ABC News (US)

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Asia Today: China to let in more foreigners as virus recedes...

Foreigners holding certain types of visas and residence permits will be permitted to return to China starting next week as the threat of coronavirus continues to recede...

 2020-09-24 01:43 

AP

Texas Rep. Ron Wright out of hospital after cancer treatment...

DALLAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Ron Wright is out of the hospital following treatment for lung cancer complications, the Texas Republican's campaign staff announced Wednesday.The freshman......

 2020-09-24 00:36 

AP

4-nation Rugby Championship to be played as 6 doubleheaders...

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — The four-nation Rugby Championship will be played as six doubleheader matches over a six-week period starting in Brisbane on Nov. 7.Sanzaar, the governing body......

 2020-09-23 23:23 

ABC News (US)

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Push to reopen private schools arrives in federal court...

A federal judge is weighing whether pandemic-related occupancy limits for private schools in New Mexico violate constitutional rights to equal protection and freedom of assembly...

 2020-09-23 22:43 

AP

Injured Broncos QB Lock still active, can watch practice...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock watched his replacement Jeff Driskel at the Denver Broncos' practice Wednesday, taking the so-called "mental reps" he wasn't allowed to get last time he was......

 2020-09-23 22:37 

Medscape

Fauci, COVID Researchers on TIME's Most Influential People List...

Throughout the pandemic, Fauci has been a leading voice on safety guidelines to reduce the spread of the coronavirus and on details about therapeutics and vaccines. The list of 100 also includes public health experts who have been influential during the p...

 2020-09-23 21:28 

Men's Health News

Amazon's Having the Biggest Secret Sneaker Sale We've Ever Seen...

Right now, Amazon is having a secret sale on some of our all-time favorite men's sneakers. Shop these secret deals from Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, and more.....

 2020-09-23 21:08 

Men's Health News

Watch the World's Strongest Man Take on the U.S. Army Special Forces Obstacle Course...

World's Strongest Man Martins Licis went to Fort Campbell to take on the U.S. Army Special Forces Obstacle Course to see if he can pass the test....

 2020-09-23 21:04 

ABC News (US)

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Too much candy: Man dies from eating bags of black licorice...

Doctors say a Massachusetts construction worker's love of black licorice wound up costing him his life...

 2020-09-23 20:40 

ABC News (US)

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Virus uptick in Hasidic NYC neighborhoods causes concern...

A spike in COVID-19 cases in a handful of Brooklyn and Queens neighborhoods with large Orthodox Jewish populations is raising alarm bells even as New York City's overall infection rate remains low...

 2020-09-23 20:40 

Medical Daily

Is Wisconsin in a State of COVID-19 Confusion?...

Today the Governor of Wisconsin declared a state of emergency related to the growing number of COVID-19 cases -- and the Chancellor at the University of Wisconsin -Madison announced that in-person...

 2020-09-23 20:27 

Medscape

J&J's One-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Advances to Phase 3 Testing...

Johnson & Johnson has advanced its one-shot COVID-19 vaccine into phase 3 testing. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases describes this as the fourth candidate to reach this stage. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-09-23 20:26 

AP

3 states added to New Mexico's high risk list...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Travelers arriving in or returning to New Mexico from Colorado, Oregon and Rhode Island will be required to quarantine for 14 days in a bid to manage the spread of the......

 2020-09-23 20:20 

Men's Health News

Who Are the Snow Owls on 'The Masked Singer'?...

The Snow Owls are the first duo to compete on 'The Masked Singer.' Here are the clues about their identity....

 2020-09-23 20:08 

Men's Health News

18 Memes That Sum Up What It's Like Being Bisexual...

The only thing bisexuals love more than memes is puns. Lucky for us, there are plenty of punny bisexual memes out there that capture the bisexual experience....

 2020-09-23 20:06 

Medscape

Report: States Need to Track COVID-19 Data Better...

While all 50 states and the District of Columbia have COVID-19 data dashboards, the data reported is inconsistent, incomplete, and inaccessible in most locations. WebMD Health News...

 2020-09-23 20:04 

AP

Mizzou's Drinkwitz: transparency trumps competitive edge...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eli Drinkwitz could have kept private the COVID-19 testing numbers within the Missouri football program.The new coach of the Tigers could have pleaded ignorance when......

 2020-09-23 20:01 

Men's Health News

Get Moving to Take on This Challenging Upper Body Interval Workout...

This upper body workout session from trainer David Freeman uses a kettlebell to challenge your shoulders, chest, and arms in just 12 minutes....

 2020-09-23 19:59 

NJ.com

N.J. offers free Narcan to prevent rising number of opioid drug deaths during pandemic...

Overdose reversal drug are available from 300 pharmacies...

 2020-09-23 19:49 

AP

Trudeau vows to to do 'whatever it takes' during pandemic...

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government said Wednesday it will do "whatever it takes" to support the economy during the coronavirus pandemic as it presented the......

 2020-09-23 19:35 

Medscape

Med School Applicants Up 17%, Pandemic Role Unclear...

The COVID-19 pandemic may have moved up the timetable for some or pushed others who were on the fence to apply, experts said. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-09-23 19:32 

Medscape

Many Metrics to Measure COVID-19 -- Which Are Best?...

In this pandemic, there are many different metrics used to measure the situation. Each has its own usefulness and its own limits. WebMD Health News...

 2020-09-23 19:11 

Medical Daily

COVID-19 Unpredictable, Even After Emergency Dept Visit...

Patients with COVID-19 return to the emergency department at twice the rate of those with other illnesses....

 2020-09-23 19:06 

Men's Health News

Season 3 of The Boys Is Already in the Works...

Amazon Prime's superhero show 'The Boys' is still in the middle of Season 2, but it's already been renewed for a Season 3. Here's everything we know....

 2020-09-23 18:58 

Medscape

Hospital Business Has Improved Significantly Since Spring...

Surgical volumes are still down, but other service lines have rebounded; office visits have mostly recovered, whereas telehealth has dropped as a percentage of visits. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-09-23 18:40 

AP

Trump works to win over Catholic voters on abortion issue...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump promised Wednesday to sign an executive order that would require health care providers to provide medical care to all babies born alive as he makes an......

 2020-09-23 18:35 

AP

SEC football opens minus big crowds, tailgating, some stars...

Southeastern Conference football games won't have their normal scenes of packed stadiums and partying tailgaters.Gone, too, are some of the league's best players, including LSU wide......

 2020-09-23 18:32 

AP

Greece: Highway protest over migrant health fears...

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Several hundred residents from a seaside resort in central Greece briefly blocked the country's main highway Wednesday to protest the settlement of migrant children and......

 2020-09-23 18:29 

AP

South Dakota reports single-day high for COVID-19 infections...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota on Wednesday reported 445 new cases of COVID-19, the highest number in a single day since the pandemic started.The state has seen the nation's......

 2020-09-23 18:04 

Medscape

Cardiology 1995: The Rise of Stents and Statins...

To commemorate Medscape's quarter century, we are reposting this celebration of cardiology. What advances in the field have impressed you over the past 25 years? theheart.org on Medscape...

 2020-09-23 17:48 

Men's Health News

The Ultimate Sherlock Holmes Film and TV Power Ranking...

From Benedict Cumberbatch to Will Ferrell to Henry Cavill, it feels like just about everyone has given Sherlock Holmes a shot. Here's how we see it....

 2020-09-23 17:30 

Men's Health News

Try These Simple Kettlebell Exercises for a Stronger Core...

Trainer Charlee Atkins shares a four-move core workout with exercises using a kettlebell, which can help you to build more muscle and strength....

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