Category: COVID-19

Posted in COVID-19 Living

10 parenting strategies to reduce your kids’ pandemic stress

Amanda Sheffield Morris, Oklahoma State University and Jennifer Hays-Grudo, Oklahoma State University Parents are dealing with huge demands on their time and energy. Children may…

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Posted in Climate Change COVID-19

New ovarian cancer drug could give women years of life in the form of a ‘therapeutic’ vaccine

Women with ovarian cancer are to receive a new ‘therapeutic’ vaccine  Canadian company BioVaxys has developed a vaccine for use as a treatment The disease…

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Posted in COVID-19

Fauci: Vaccines for Kids as Young as First Graders Could Be Authorized by September

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox.Series: Coronavirus The…

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Posted in COVID-19 Living

People Over 75 Are First in Line to Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19. The Average Black Person Doesn’t Live That Long.

by Wendi C. Thomas and Hannah Grabenstein,  MLK50: Justice Through Journalism. Feb. 12, 11:30 a.m. EST. Republished with permission from Propublica.org MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Rosalyn Campbell and her husband,…

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Posted in COVID-19 Living Science

Examining how primates make vowel sounds pushes timeline for speech evolution back by 27 million years

Thomas R. Sawallis, University of Alabama and Louis-Jean Boë, Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) Sound doesn’t fossilize. Language doesn’t either. Even when writing systems have developed,…

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Posted in COVID-19

COVID-19 has made Americans lonelier than ever – here’s how AI can help

Laken Brooks, University of Florida “How does that make you feel?” In the isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are missing a sympathetic ear….

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Posted in COVID-19 Food

Mother claims her breast milk turned neon green after she contracted Covid-19 

Anna Cortez, 23, from Monterrey, Mexico, contracted Covid-19 in January Noticed her milk turned neon green when it was frozen as she battled virus Returned…

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Posted in COVID-19

Statins ‘cut risk of Covid death’: Study finds cholesterol drugs taken by eight million Britons reduce chance of dying to virus by 43% in hospital patients

Statins tackle ‘bad’ blood cholesterol and they are used by eight million Britons  A study has now found giving statins to Covid patients can reduce death…

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Posted in COVID-19 Living Politics

Wear a Message and Support a Cause – ThePro-vaccination Collection

Enameled pins and more that give a message and support a cause. From Dissent Pins (dissentpins.com). 50% of profits from pro-vaccination products are donated to Voices for…

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We’re building a vaccine corps of medical and nursing students – they could transform how we reach underserved areas

Michael F. Collins, University of Massachusetts Medical School The U.S. faces one of the most consequential public health campaigns in history right now: to vaccinate…

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