Why taking an afternoon nap is not such a dozy idea
Sleep scientists say we could all benefit from taking an afternoon nap and - if done properly - it can improve our mood and memory, reduce stress, and may even relieve strain on the heart. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists will begin testing vaccine that can be given as a NASAL SPRAY
This month, scientists in the UK will begin testing a vaccine against Covid-19 that can be squirted up the nose rather than injected into muscle. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil's 'super-covid' arrives in the US
Brazil's 'super-covid' variant has arrived in the US with a first case in a Minnesota resident who recently returned from the hard-hit South American country. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New coronavirus variants accelerate race to make sure vaccines keep up
The reassuring news that vaccine-elicited antibodies remained effective against concerning new variants was tempered by an ominous finding. Those antibodies were less efficient at neutralizing the South African variant in a laboratory dish. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carolyn Y. Johnson Source Type: news

9 Houston officers charged, including 1 with murder, in probe of deadly 2019 raid
The eight other current and former police officers were indicted in what authorities described as a long-term scheme to steal overtime money. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden to tap nurse as acting surgeon general
Susan Orsega would be among the first nurses to serve in the role of ‘the nation’s doctor.' (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dan Diamond Source Type: news

Puerto Rico has declared a state of emergency over its deep-rooted problem of violence against women, creating new measures that...
Puerto Rico declares emergency over violence against women (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California officials confirm over $11 billion in unemployment fraud during pandemic
California officials confirmed on Monday that over $11 billion in unemployment benefits paid amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Tom Brady visited Patrick Mahomes in locker room after 2018 AFC title game
Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes previously have met four times, splitting the games. The biggest victory in their head-to-head meetings... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden more bullish on vaccines, open to 1.5M daily shot goal
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Monday appeared to boost his goal for coronavirus vaccinations in his first 100 days in office,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Joe Biden supports Chicago Teachers Union COVID safety concerns as AFT president Randi Weingarten briefs seni …
"The teachers, I know they want to work," Biden said when asked about the Chicago Teachers Union by a reporter on Monday. "They just... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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GameStop Investors Share Why They Went Big on the GME Stock Squeeze - IGN
GameStop stock investors from r/WallStreetBets share why they went in on the stock squeeze and what the attention to the subreddit means... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Who is Brittany Galvin, the 'Bachelor' woman accused of being an escort?
Brittany Galvin, 25, is the contestant vying for Matt James’ heart accused of being an escort in Season 25 of “The Bachelor,” according... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Covid-19: Five days that shaped the outbreak
Before Wuhan was locked down in January 2020 officials said the outbreak was under control - but the virus had spread inside and outside the city. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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COVID-19 vaccine theft charge dismissed against Texas doc
A judge has dismissed a theft charge against a Houston area health department doctor who had been accused by prosecutors of stealing nine doses of coronavirus vaccine from a damaged vial and administering them to family and friends (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Texas COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to fall
The number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients in Texas continues to fall from record highs as the state nears the end of what has been its deadliest month of the pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
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City says no public celebration, no parade if Chiefs win Super Bowl
No official plans have been announced. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man accused of bias crimes in Southeast Portland gas station incident
The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office said Monday it is charging a 43-year-old man with bias crimes related to an incident at... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No players expected to be voted into Baseball Hall of Fame
At least Cooperstown will have Derek Jeter this summer. A year after the former Yankee came one vote short of becoming the second player... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As Trump Seeks to Remain a Political Force, New Targets Emerge
As Donald Trump surveys the political landscape, there is a sudden Senate opening in Ohio, an ally’s bid for Arkansas governor, and some... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Warning Signal: the messaging app ’s new features are causing internal turmoil
Signal promised to be different from other messaging apps — but will the company’s focus on growth compromise its mission? (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The pandemic destroyed 225 million jobs worldwide, but billionaires got richer, reports find
Hundreds of millions of full-time jobs disappeared last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report by the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Three of Mexico's most powerful men have COVID-19
A day after Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced that he had COVID-19, news broke that that billionaire Carlos Slim is also sick with the disease. Catholic Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera has it too. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kate Linthicum Source Type: news

More Houston officers indicted in wake of deadly drug raid
Prosecutors say a second Houston police officer has been charged with murder and is among additional officers who have been indicted as... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Minnesota case marks 1st detection of Brazil variant in US
Officials say a new Brazilian variant of the coronavirus has made its first known appearance in the United States in a person who recently traveled from Brazil to Minnesota (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Patrick Mahomes favored over Tom Brady for Super Bowl LV MVP
Patrick Mahomes is the odds-on favorite to be named Super Bowl LV MVP, listed at -120. Tom Brady is next at +190. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dolly Parton recalls heartwarming story of how her father used to secretly clean her hometown statue
Dolly Parton just shared a wholesome father-daughter story that is sure to warm fans' hearts. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California measure aims to pay off 80% of most unpaid rent
California could pay off up to 80% of most people's unpaid rent because of the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mike Pettine under fire after Bucs touchdown before halftime
Kevin King did not have his best game Sunday. The Packers cornerback, who played after being questionable with a back injury, gave up a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dr. Kavita Patel: We may have to get regular vaccines to protect against Covid-19
(Source: Reuters: Health)
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CDPR's Latest Patch Breaks Cyberpunk In A Whole New Way - IGN Daily Fix
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COVID strain in South Africa shows huge resistance to antibodies from original virus
Scientists say the data's not in yet, but there are worrying signs the strain sweeping across South Africa could be resistant to the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Republicans in some battlegrounds left GOP after Capitol riot
The attack on the U.S. Capitol appears to be prompting some voters to change their party affiliation -- an unusual move so soon after a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden tells CNN Trump's impeachment trial 'has to happen'
President Joe Biden on Monday offered his most extensive comments since taking office on President Donald Trump's impeachment trial,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calls for Bolsonaro ’s impeachment intensify
Protesters hit the streets this past weekend in caravans in major cities across Brazil. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nation's first case of Brazilian COVID variant found in Minnesota
Eight infections with UK variant also identified. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Should medics be allowed to help desperately sick patients end their lives?
Could Scotland soon allow assisted dying? Physician-assisted dying (PAD) is legal in a small group of countries including Belgium, Canada and parts of the U.S. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watchdog to Examine Whether Justice Dept. Helped Trump Effort to Overturn Election
The inquiry was announced after revelations about a plot between Donald Trump and a top former department official to promote false... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kim Kardashian Shares Cryptic ‘Messy’ Message After Kanye West & Chance The Rapper Fight Video Leaks
Kim Kardashian mysteriously shared a message about being ‘messy,’ after footage of Kanye West yelling at Chance The Rapper had reportedly leaked. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Jan. 25
Coronavirus deaths and cases per day in the United States dropped markedly over the past couple of weeks but are still running at alarmingly high levels. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Covid vaccines: Why some countries will have to wait until 2022
How are Covid-19 vaccines being distributed across the world? As some countries start vaccinating their populations, others are being left behind. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden Ends Military ’s Transgender Ban, Part of Broad Discrimination Fight
The action reverses a Trump administration move, and came less than a week after the new president issued another wide-ranging civil... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

McConnell allows Senate power-sharing deal to advance after fight with Democrats over filibuster
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Monday that he will allow the 50-50 Senate to officially organize so Democrats can take... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden Names His Personal Doctor, Kevin O ’Connor, to Be White House Physician
Dr. O’Connor succeeds Dr. Sean P. Conley, who drew criticism for misleading the public after President Donald J. Trump contracted the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Asian stocks weaken on stimulus worries, dollar holds firm
Asian stocks fell on Tuesday, retreating from record highs as lingering concerns about potential roadblocks to the Biden... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Court approves $17 million payout to Harvey Weinstein's accusers
Attorneys who supported the plan argued it's better to give the claimants “closure” rather than forcing them to endure years of litigation. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More contagious Brazilian variant of coronavirus found in US for first time
A more contagious variant of coronavirus first discovered in Brazil has been found in the United States for the first time. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newsom shrugs off recall pressures as he lifts California's Covid restrictions
California Gov. Gavin Newsom praised his state's efforts to rein in the coronavirus pandemic Monday as he lifted California's regional... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes on chasing Tom Brady's Super Bowl rings: 'It's going to be hard to do'
Quarterback Tom Brady will be playing in his 10th Super Bowl when the Buccaneers square off against the Kansas City Chiefs at Raymond... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news