• Will Wearing A Face Mask For COVID-19 Also Protect You From The Flu?

    Will Wearing A Face Mask For COVID-19 Also Protect You From The Flu?0

    Now that we are many months into the coronavirus pandemic, the majority of the public is infinitely more aware of the precautions necessary to help curb the spread of the infectious disease — mask-wearing, social distancing and hand-washing. And as we near flu season ― which runs from about October to early May every year

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  • Why Eating Local Could Help Prevent Widespread Food Disease Outbreaks

    Why Eating Local Could Help Prevent Widespread Food Disease Outbreaks0

    As if a coronavirus pandemic weren’t enough, more than 1,000 people in 47 states got infected with salmonella in July from onions grown in California and sent to distributors, wholesale suppliers and stores across the country. Then along with the delight that is summer peach season came another salmonella outbreak, which made 78 people in

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  • What To Do If You Recently Started Having Thoughts Of Self-Harm

    What To Do If You Recently Started Having Thoughts Of Self-Harm0

    We’re in the midst of a mental health crisis, with the traumas of this year building on troubles Americans already faced. The coronavirus pandemic and the national reckoning with racial injustice have led to painful emotional and behavioral struggles ― including thoughts of self-harm, according to recent data. Like most mental health issues, thoughts and

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  • Trump’s Bonkers Coronavirus ‘Herd Mentality’ Claim Lights Up Twitter

    Trump’s Bonkers Coronavirus ‘Herd Mentality’ Claim Lights Up Twitter0

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday night raised the notion of Americans developing herd immunity to the coronavirus, which he referred to as a “herd mentality.” Speaking at an ABC town hall event, Trump repeated his claim that the virus was going away. “It’s probably gonna go away now a lot faster because of the vaccine,”

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  • Trump Interview On Fox News Comes To An Awkward End

    Trump Interview On Fox News Comes To An Awkward End0

    A “Fox & Friends” phone conversation with Donald Trump came to an awkward end on Tuesday after co-host Steve Doocy knocked back the president’s assertion that he’ll appear on the show weekly through Election Day. Trump, who had a recurring spot on the Fox News morning show before he ran for president, started the phone

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  • Trump Health Official Apologizes After Spreading CDC, Election Conspiracies

    Trump Health Official Apologizes After Spreading CDC, Election Conspiracies0

    Michael Caputo, the politically appointed assistant secretary of public affairs for the nation’s health department, has reportedly apologized to the health secretary and his staff after accusing government scientists fighting the coronavirus pandemic of having a “resistance unit” and plotting to undermine President Donald Trump. Caputo’s apology to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar

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