Pregnancy stress during the pandemic? 3 things expectant mums need to know

Pregnancy stress during the pandemic? 3 things expectant mums need to know

Pregnancy stress during the pandemic? Midwife Marie Louise offers her advice on how to stay calm in the lead up to labour, despite the current crisis Expectant mums have enough to feel anxious about, without Covid-19 getting them down too.

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What Will Convince People to Get a COVID Vaccine?

What Will Convince People to Get a COVID Vaccine?

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 20, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Promoting any emerging COVID-19 vaccine to a skeptical public could be tough. But a new survey finds vaccine uptake might rise if the shot is

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Curbing COVID Had Benefit for Asthma Patients

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 20, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Measures enacted to slow the spread of the new coronavirus also appeared to reduce hospitalizations for asthma, a new study finds. Researchers compared weekly data

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UK Begins Controversial Coronavirus Challenge Trial

COVID Adds Risk for People With Addiction Disorders

Oct. 20, 2020 — British scientists are infecting healthy volunteers with the coronavirus, in hopes of speeding up vaccine development, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. Led by scientists at Imperial College London, people in this challenge trial will be

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Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

A new study indicates some Canadian mothers have taken on the equivalent of nearly two full-time jobs providing child care during the COVID-19 pandemic.Using data from COVID19monitor.org, McMaster University researchers tracked the time thousands of Canadian parents spent caring

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Covid-19 news: UK government imposes tier three rules in Manchester

Covid-19 news: UK government imposes tier three rules in Manchester

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham speaking outside Bridgewater Hall, ManchesterCredit: Jacob King/PA Images Latest coronavirus news as of 5 pm on

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Comment on McIntyre and Moses The Diagnosis and Management of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Diabetes Care 2020;43:1433–1434

Response to Comment on Kwon et al. The Long-term Effects of Metformin on Patients With Type 2 Diabetic Kidney Disease. Diabetes Care 2020;43:948–955

We read with interest the article by McIntyre and Moses in the July issue of Diabetes Care (1), which prompted us to look at our data for screening for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in relation to the recently published U.K.

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Pandemic Fears Tied to California Gun Sale Surge

Pandemic Fears Tied to California Gun Sale Surge

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 20, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Citing fears over violence and chaos, more than 100,000 Californians have bought guns in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study estimates. Researchers said

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Face Masks and Foggy Glasses: A COVID Consequence

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Roni Levin, MD, assistant professor of ophthalmology and pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Sidney Gicheru, MD, spokesperson, American Academy of Ophthalmology; ophthalmologist, Laser Care Eye Center, Dallas. Nekita Shelton, senior analyst, Marketing Operations, Verizon. James Wrenn, data analyst,

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COVID-19 Pandemic Takes Its Toll On Athlete Mental Health

COVID-19 Pandemic Takes Its Toll On Athlete Mental Health

As COVID-19 began spreading around the world several months ago, sporting events from little league games to elite competitions were cancelled—and for good reason, as close contact among athletes and spectators can foster the spread of the novel coronavirus. A

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