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News Editor Kamyar Alexander Katiraie

News Search Engine Technology Kamyar Alexander Katiraie

Coronavirus was even more contagious at beginning of pandemic than experts thought, study finds
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 19:59:59 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The novel coronavirus was more than twice as contagious at the start of the pandemic than first thought, according to a new study from Duke University.A

Long-term use of acid reflux meds linked to 24% increase in diabetes: study
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 19:15:07 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Long-term use of medications to treat acid reflux was linked to a 24% increased risk of type 2 diabetes, says a new study.

14 Purdue University students suspended after throwing dorm party, officials say
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:48:50 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
After finding out about the Sept. 26 event, Katie Sermersheim, associate vice provost and dean of students, issued suspensions to 14 students, including 13 athletes, for violating the school's Protect Purdue Pledge.

California Gov. Newsom receives flu shot during live news conference: aItas a simple thing to doa
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:49:32 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday received the flu shot during a live news conference, heeding advice experts have stressed for months as flu season this year coincides with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.A

Bubonic plague infects boy, 3, in China: report
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:19:48 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A 3-year-old boy in China has been infected with bubonic plague, according to a report.A

Cuomo sending rapid testing machines to areas with uptick in coronavirus cases
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:37:27 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
While the U.S. continues to grappleA with new cases each day,A Gov. Andrew Cuomo stressed that there areA "significant increases" in localized clusters in Brooklyn, Orange and Rockland counties and the Southern Tier.

Risk of severe coronavirus resulting in uptick of weight loss surgeries: report
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:44:46 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Top health experts have voiced an uptick in obeseA patients seeking weight loss surgery in a bid to protect themselves from a heightened risk of severeA COVID-19.

The coronavirus has killed this many health care workers, according to country's largest nurses union
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:31:01 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
More than 1,700 health care workersA have died of COVID-19A and related complications a after many of them said theyA didnat have adequate personal protective equipment, according to the countryas largest nurses union.

Texas boy's brain-eating amoeba death leads city to flush water system
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:25:49 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The Lake Jackson area remains under a "do not use" advisory.

Coronavirus death toll hits 1M worldwide
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:40:58 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The coronavirus was first deemed a global pandemic in March.

Coronavirus UK: 47 new fatalities in daily preliminary death toll
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:35:18 GMT
From https:
Broken down, 44 of the deaths announced today occurred in England, while Public Health Wales posted three new victims. Scotland and Northern Ireland recorded none.

Local lockdowns could pop up across the nation within 24 hours
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:03:13 GMT
From https:
The app sends warnings of new infections to local authorities, allowing them to rapidly spot outbreaks and move to curb the spread of the virus. It has been downloaded by 12.4million Britons.

On-the-spot coronavirus tests that give results in 15 to 30 minutes set to be rolled out
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:52:19 GMT
From https:
The rapid tests - which take just 15 to 30 minutes to yield a diagnosis - work like a pregnancy test and display two blue lines when someone is positive. They are made by firms in the US and South Korea.

Random testing 'is pointless' and regularly swabbing high-risk groups a better strategy, experts say
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:00:17 GMT
From https:
Experts at the University of Oxford said that randomised mass testing to diagnose Covid-19 would be a 'waste of resources' and swabs should be targeted at the most at-risk groups.

Scientists to develop live coronavirus vaccine in UK trial
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:30:50 GMT
From https:
Codagenix, a company based in New York, has created a version of the coronavirus that is around one thousand times slower at multiplying than the real thing, meaning the body should be able to stop it.

Surge in coronavirus cases in the UK 'could speed up progress of Oxford vaccine trials'
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:26:46 GMT
From https:
Oxford University's frontrunner vaccine candidate was supposed to be rolled out this autumn but trials came to a standstill when infection rates in Britain petered out over summer.

A APS4,000 fine for 'recklessly' leaving self-isolation and pub loud music banunder new Covid rules
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:51:18 GMT
From https:
The wide-ranging laws and the list of punishments were revealed in legal documents and came into force on Monday.

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines works safely in older people data suggests
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:59:16 GMT
From https:
Moderna's coronavirus vaccine triggered a strong antibody response in older adults, and only triggered 'severe' side effects in one volunteer, data from the firm's phase 2 testing released Tuesday show.

Woman who lost NOSE to skin cancer has amazing nasal reconstruction
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:12:21 GMT
From https:
Sabrina Falcon, 56, of Las Vegas, Nevada, lost her nose after being diagnosed with skin cancer initially in 2016 was able to get a new nose reconstructed by the Mayo Clinic in 2019.

Coronavirus US: College-age cases have DOUBLED in many areas
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 20:27:24 GMT
From https:
Weekly case rates rose by 144% in the Northeast, the region of the US most densely-packed with colleges and universities, while the Midwest saw an uptick of 123% among college-age Americans.

Coronavirus US: Pandemic causes spike in drug overdose deaths
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 20:00:22 GMT
From https:
A new report reveals that 42 US states are reporting an increase in opioid-related fatalities. Counties in states such as California and Nevada say much of it is driven by fentanyl, a synthetic opioid.

More than 90% of Americans say front-line health workers should get a coronavirus vaccine first
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:12:23 GMT
From https:
A new survey, conducted by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, found that 91% of Americans say front-line workers should be inoculated against COVID-19 first.

US teens are twice as likely to catch coronavirus as younger kids, CDC finds
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:09:54 GMT
From https:
Older and Latinx children were each about twice as likely to be diagnosed with coronavirus than wereA younger kids or those of other races, respectively, according to the new CDC data.

Pets can get Covid... but do you really need a virus mask for your dog?
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:46:14 GMT
From https:
We asked experts for their verdict on six of the most eye-catching Covid-proofing products on the market.

Grab the menthol chest balm and rehydration tabs!
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:40:39 GMT
From https:
As shoppers rush to the supermarkets to panic-buy loo rolls, a team of health experts have weighed in on what supplies we should be stocking up on.

The doctors still crippled by Covid-19 six months after they caught it
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:38:59 GMT
From https:
A group of 39 doctors in the UK affected by 'long Covid' have written a joint letter, published in the British Medical Journal recently, calling for more help for those affected.

The shocking reasons why thousands of young men are resorting to Viagra
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:34:44 GMT
From https:
A recent survey of 5,000 people carried out for Upjohn, the maker of Viagra Connect, found that 18 per cent of 18-24-year-old men had erection difficulties.

Parasite found in tap water was to blame for 24-year-old's shocking sight loss
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:18:47 GMT
From https:
Charlotte Clarkson, 24, a nanny from Edinburgh, was left blind in one eye after a minuscule waterborne parasite called acanthamoeba burrowed into her right cornea, the clear front part of the eye.

Intermittent fasting diets like Jennifer Aniston's do NOT work, study finds
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 01:11:47 GMT
From https:
Over the 12 weeks of the University of California, San Francisco study, everyone lost weight, whether or not they fasted. But no one lost much weight, dropping about 2.2lbs over 12 weeks.

Dr MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:47:55 GMT
From https:
DR MARTIN SCURR: The term 'constipation' can refer to different things, even among doctors. It may mean infrequent passage of stools, or that what is passed is too hard or too small.

Why absence could make your heart go longer
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:45:10 GMT
From https:
Britain is seeing a gradual shift towards so-called remote medicine, where patients are supervised round the clock by high-tech implants or devices while at home.

Is this the answer for threatening allergic reactions?
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:37:25 GMT
From https:
The transparent wafer, which is placed under the tongue at the first sign of a dangerous allergic reaction (called anaphylaxis), could stop life-threatening allergic reactions in their tracks.

Prostate cancer patients could be spared radiotherapy after surgery
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:29:19 GMT
From https:
The treatment is used to eradicate cancer cells and to try to ensure tumours do not return. But research in The Lancet found there was no benefit.

Tracking Covid-19 cases in the US
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From rss.cnn

We're in a She-cession
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From rss.cnn

Disney to lay off 28,000 workers at domestic theme parks
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:23:52 -0400
From feeds.latimes

Disneyland and Walt Disney World have been severely hobbled by the covid-19 pandemic.

Southern California is held back from reopening as other regions get green light
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:50:48 -0400
From feeds.latimes

Ten more counties progressed through the state's COVID-19 reopening blueprint Tuesday, but no place in Southern California was able to change tiers.

Limited reopening of L.A. County elementary schools allowed if waivers are approved
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:30:49 -0400
From feeds.latimes

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to begin allowing schools to apply for waivers to open campuses to students in grades TK-2.

Why 'herd immunity' can't save us from COVID-19
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:49:43 -0400
From feeds.latimes

The term 'herd immunity' has found its way into politicized discussions about how to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic. What does it actually mean? Can it work?

Jim Parsons realized he had COVID-19 when he lost his sense of taste and smell
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:59:34 -0400
From feeds.latimes

"The Big Bang Theory" alum Jim Parsons recently revealed on "The Tonight Show" that he and his husband fell ill with COVID-19 in March.

Playgrounds can reopen in California with some COVID-19 restrictions
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:39:14 -0400
From feeds.latimes

All visitors 2 or older must wear face masks and maintain a 6-foot separation between households. Visits are expected to be limited to 30 minutes.

USC admits largest, most diverse freshman class despite coronavirus setbacks
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 13:00:17 -0400
From feeds.latimes

USC's new freshman class is the largest and most diverse in the university's history, reflecting similar trends in the UC system and coming as overall college enrollment numbers across the U.S. have declined amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Titans and Vikings suspend activities as the NFL faces a potential coronavirus crisis
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:24:20 -0400
From feeds.latimes

The Tennessee Titans and Minnesota Vikings have suspended in-person activities after members of the Titans organization tested positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus infections among school-age kids rose in September after classes resumed
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:02:39 -0400
From feeds.latimes

in the last 61/2 months,, at least 277,285 schoolchildren in 38 states tested positive for the coronavirus, the CDC reported. Cases rose as school resumed.

San Diego County may fall into 'purple' virus tier; some officials say they won't comply
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:52:27 -0400
From feeds.latimes

There were 1,704 confirmed COVID-19 cases Sept. 13-19, the period the state will use to calculate the region's case rate per 100,000 residents in a statewide report.

Private employers show new interest in expanded Medicare and regulated drug prices
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 06:00:54 -0400
From feeds.latimes

Eager to control high costs, employers are more open to government regulation of drug prices and to expanding Medicare to younger Americans.

Letters to the Editor: Kids need to be back in school. Our only option is to end the pandemic
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 06:00:31 -0400
From feeds.latimes

Sending kids to school would expose them to COVID-19, and distance learning brings its own challenges. The solution: Follow the coronavirus guidelines and end the pandemic.

Private schools say they're ready to open and are pushing L.A. County to let them
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:46:43 -0400
From feeds.latimes

L.A. County supervisors and health director Barbara Ferrer are under pressure to issue waivers that would allow elementary schools to open.

As some push for faster COVID-19 reopenings, Newsom warns of a possible second wave
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:03:47 -0400
From feeds.latimes

Even as coronavirus infections seem to be ebbing in the state, officials warn that transmission rates are creeping up, possibly presaging a surge in cases.

Flu jab waits and delays amid high demand
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 08:47:33 GMT
From https:
Officials in England say there will be enough stock to protect the vulnerable, but some will have to wait.

Maternity units 'too defensive' and failing to learn from mistakes
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:58:59 GMT
From https:
England's chief hospital inspector says maternity units are "too defensive" when births go wrong.

Coronavirus: NHS faces pandemic 'triple whammy' this winter
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 06:03:13 GMT
From https:
Health bosses warn about rising Covid-19 cases, a major backlog in treatment and reduced capacity.

Jet suit paramedic tested in the Lake District 'could save lives'
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:53:28 GMT
From https:
The kit means a paramedic can "fly" up a fell in 90 seconds rather than go 30 minutes by foot.

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:42:48 GMT
From https:
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.