Positive COVID-19 tests lead to postponed matches at World Men’s Curling Championship in Calgary: officials

Positive COVID-19 tests lead to postponed matches at World Men’s Curling Championship in Calgary: officials

All matches at the World Men’s Curling Championship taking place in Calgary are being postponed because of positive COVID-19 tests, Curling Canada said late Friday night.In a news release, the sporting body said it is following the COVID-19 response

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This could lead to blindness if you don’t act fast

This could lead to blindness if you don’t act fast

According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke each year, resulting in around 140,000 deaths. Unless immediately treated, stroke survivors often suffer from brain damage and the resulting effects may even lead to blindness.

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Children’s National Hospital awarded $4.2 million to lead maternal mental health research programs

Children's National Hospital performs first minimally invasive spinal tether surgery in region

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute award supports a D.C. mother-infant behavioral wellness program April 06, 2021 Children’s National Hospital announces a $4.2 million funding award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support

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Will Big Drop in Common Viruses Lead to Masks Forever?

Will Big Drop in Common Viruses Lead to Masks Forever?

Isolating when feeling bad could be kept up after the pandemic. But the isolation, the distance and the masks are not working for many kids, Vehec said. Children with speech trouble aren’t seeing their teacher’s mouth to learn how

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CDC data modernization lead outlines 4 challenges to tracking COVID-19

CDC data modernization lead outlines 4 challenges to tracking COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s acting deputy director for public health science and surveillance on Monday said the U.S. is handicapped when collecting COVID-19 data and tracking the outbreak.Here are the four challenges Dr. Dan Jernigan shared during

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3rd COVID-19 wave will lead to difficult weeks ahead for Ontario hospitals: OHA

3rd COVID-19 wave will lead to difficult weeks ahead for Ontario hospitals: OHA

TORONTO — The president of the Ontario Hospital Association says the province could face a new surge in patient transfers and cancelled surgeries as it deals with the third wave of COVID-19 in the weeks ahead.Anthony Dale says if

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UK variant hunters lead global race to stay ahead of COVID

UK variant hunters lead global race to stay ahead of COVID

On March 4, 2020, when there were just 84 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the U.K., professor Sharon Peacock recognized that the country needed to expand its capacity to analyze the genetic makeup of the virus.The Cambridge University microbiologist understood

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Study: Eating this many vegetables and fruits can lead to a longer life

What you eat is the foundation of your health

You already know that eating vegetables and fruits is good for you, but a new study outlines just how much of each you should eat to live a longer life. A recent study published in the American Heart Association journal

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Will coronavirus variants lead to a third wave? Doctor answers top COVID-19 questions – National

AstraZeneca to test coronavirus vaccine response in children for 1st time - National

Concerns about coronavirus variants are rising as vaccines continue to roll out across Canada.Infectious diseases physician Dr. Sumon Chakrabarti recently joined The Morning Show to discuss current COVID-19 news.  Read more: Health Canada says AstraZeneca vaccine safe after countries

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Pandemic Raises Concerns About Childhood Lead Poisoning

Pandemic Raises Concerns About Childhood Lead Poisoning

“We’re afraid that the kids who are being missed are probably the kids at higher risk,” Dr. Courtney said. Some states reported that the dip in lead screenings was especially pronounced among children who were on Medicaid, he added.For lead-poisoned

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