Cleaning with regular soap and water is often good enough to fight covid-19
This will remove most virus particles, according to the CDC. Disinfecting sprays and wipes are needed only when someone who has covid-19 has recently been in the home. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lindsey Bever Source Type: news

Authorities got warnings in months before 3 siblings slain
There were numerous reports about the welfare of three Reseda toddlers before they were killed Saturday, allegedly by their mother. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indonesia satisfied with effectiveness of Chinese vaccine
Indonesia says it is satisfied with the effectiveness of the Sinovac coronavirus vaccine it is using, after the acknowledgement by China’s top disease control official that current vaccines offer low protection against the virus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Australia has 2nd likely Astra-Zeneca clot case
Australian authorities have identified a second case of a rare blot clot likely linked to the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Tom Brady sends heartfelt message to New England Patriots WR Julian Edelman who announced his retirement from the NFL
Here's how Tom Brady paid tribute to Julian Edelman who, on Monday, officially announced his retirement from the NFL. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3 women shot in D.C., 2 fatally, apartment set on fire with baby inside, police say
A police official told reporters that the shootings and the fire appeared to be connected to a "domestic incident." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alibaba shares rise 2% after Beijing orders Ant Group to revamp business
The Ant Group restructuring and a $2.8 billion anti-monopoly fine for Alibaba removed a major source of uncertainty for investors in the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists find clues to why AstraZeneca's vaccine may cause clots
Doctors might have figured out why AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine may cause life-threatening blood clots in very rare cases. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warriors' Stephen Curry passes Wilt Chamberlain for most points in franchise history
Chamberlain had held the Warriors record with 17,783 points for over 50 years (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Daunte Wright shooting protests: Crowds gather outside Brooklyn Center police station after camera footage released
The Twin Cities metro area was under a curfew Monday night after a Brooklyn Center police officer fatally shot Daunte Wright, a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Prison guards threaten to force-feed Alexei Navalny: The jailed Kremlin critic has lost several kilograms since starting a hunger strike...
The jailed Kremlin critic has lost several kilograms since starting a hunger strike at the end of March. Navalny's allies say he has... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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NCAA statement backing transgender athlete participation could affect arkansas athletics
The NCAA Board of Governors released a statement Monday stating it will not host championships in places that discriminate against... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Rian Johnson, Barry Jenkins, Mike Flanagan, Jamie Kennedy & More Mourn Closure Of Arclight Cinemas & “Otherworldly” Viewing Experience It Offered
Refresh for updates…On Monday, a number of prominent Hollywood figures took to social media to mourn the closure of Arclight Cinemas.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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China forces Jack Ma's Ant Group to restructure
The overhaul will force the Alibaba-backed group to become a financial holding firm. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Virginia Attorney General Opens Investigation Into Windsor Police Department
Mark Herring, the attorney general, requested records going back as far as a decade after two officers were involved in a traffic stop... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Kim Potter identified as officer who shot Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center
The police officer who shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center Sunday afternoon was identified as Kim Potter by the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pennsylvania and L.A. Move Up Dates for Vaccine Eligibility
Pennsylvania and the city of Los Angeles each moved up the dates when all adult residents will qualify for a shot. All 50 states should reach that point by next Monday. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Baker Tags: internal-essential Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Vaccination and Immunization States (US) Coronavirus Reopenings Source Type: news

Japan to start releasing Fukushima water into sea in 2 years
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's government decided Tuesday to start releasing massive amounts of treated radioactive water from the wrecked... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Closure of Arclight Cinemas Has L.A. Movie Lovers in Mourning
The news that the Arclight Cinemas are closing permanently — part of the larger closure that includes Pacific Theaters in the wake of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prince Philip: Reporter granted rare access by the Duke
(Source: Reuters: Health)
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Julian Edelman retires as one of NFL's best seventh-round picks: Here's where he ranks among top 10 all-time
Here's where Edelman ranks among the best players ever taken in the seventh round (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Tom Brady reacts to Julian Edelman retiring: 'You never lost that chip on your shoulder'
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady reacted to the news of his former teammate Julian Edelman announcing his retirement on Monday... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Fukushima: Japan announces it will dump contaminated water into sea
Environmental groups condemn plan to release more than 1m tonnes of contaminated water from the destroyed nuclear station in two years’ time (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Samsung ’s follow up to the Z Fold 2 could be smaller, but maybe not in the dimension you want
Thinner please (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Alibaba Stock Is Surging Today
The Chinese tech giant will pay a large fine -- but it could have been much worse. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Citing grave threat, Scientific American replaces 'climate change' with 'climate emergency'
Scientific American magazine announced Monday that it would stop using the term "climate change" in articles about man-made global... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Ramadan and vaccines — what Muslims in Southern California need to know
As Ramadan begins, here's what Muslims in Southern California need to know about getting the COVID-19 vaccine. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madalyn Amato Source Type: news

How to tackle heel pain and get back on your feet: DR MARTIN SCURR addresses your health issues 
DR MARTIN SCURR: Investigations, including ultrasound imaging, have confirmed that your wife has thickening of the Achilles tendon, which suggests there is some inflammation there. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tube that props open blood vessels could conquer impotence
A tube that props open tiny blood vessels may offer a new way to tackle impotence. The wire tube is implanted inside the tiny arteries measuring just 1mm wide that supply blood to the penis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California lifts capacity limits on places of worship
The state Department of Public Health has modified its guidance on religious gatherings, no longer mandating capacity limits in places of worship. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Leila Miller Source Type: news

Chauvin Trial: Expert Says Use Of Force In George Floyd Arrest Was Not Reasonable
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beijing has a navy it doesn't even admit exists, experts say. And it's swarming parts of the South China Sea
They've been dubbed China's "Little Blue Men," an allegedly Beijing-controlled maritime militia that analysts say could be hundreds of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why I made a film about my struggle to have a baby
Young filmmaker Charlotte Carroll went to hospital writhing in agony, convinced she had a hernia. But as she waited on the trolley, she received surprising news. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hawaii to allow some nurses to perform abortions
Gov. David Ige has signed legislation making Hawaii the latest state to allow some nurses to perform abortions (Source: ABC News: Health)
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ArcLight Cinemas, Pacific Theaters to close after pandemic
The permanent closure comes after a year of shutdowns due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California lifts COVID-19 limits on indoor worship services
California has lifted its limits on indoor worship services in the face of U.S. Supreme Court and other rulings that struck down the coronavirus public health mandates (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

CDC chief urges Michigan to 'close things down' amid spike
The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Michigan should “close things down” to help address surging coronavirus infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
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City manager 'relieved of his duties' after fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright
Mayor Mike Elliott said Brooklyn Center City Manager Curt Boganey, who oversaw the police department, was fired after the killing of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Britt Reid charged with DWI, faces prison sentence
(Source: Reuters: Health)
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Sky 11: Rally for Daunte Wright outside Brooklyn Center PD as curfew begins
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC director says Michigan needs to shut down AGAIN amid rising coronavirus cases
During a press briefing on Monday, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr Rochelle Walensky said Michigan needs to shut down again in light of increasing infections. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arclight Cinemas And Pacific Theatres Won ’t Be Reopening
EXCLUSIVE: The last thing we needed to hear as the box office and exhibition were rebounding from the pandemic was a piece of bad news,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How worried should we be about blood clots linked to AstraZeneca and J & J vaccines?
With both the AstraZeneca and Johnson& Johnson (J&J)vaccines, the reports involve extremely rare clotting, including a type of blood clot called cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST), that were seen in combination with low levels of blood platelets, called thrombocytopenia. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RDIF expects 50 mn doses a month of Sputnik V vaccine production in India
The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) on Monday registered the vaccine under the emergency use authorisation procedure, based on results of clinical trials in Russia, as well as positive data of additional Phase III local clinical trials in India conducted in partnership with Dr Reddy's Laboratories. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccines are disease-modifying, reduce chances of severe infection, mortality: ICMR chief
Responding to a question about people contracting the coronavirus infection even after taking both doses of COVID vaccine, ICMR Chief Balram Bhargava said these are "disease-modifying" vaccines and there is an 85 percent reduction in hospitalisation after vaccination which is well established internationally. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccines in India in a nutshell
The Drugs Control General of India has permitted emergency use of Covid vaccine Sputnik V with certain conditions, clearing the way for a third vaccine in addition to Covishield and Covaxin. Besides, the government on Tuesday also fast-tracked emergency approval for other jabs. (Source: The Economic Times)
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< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/how-stress-causes-hair-loss " > How stress causes hair loss < /a >
Researchers found that a stress hormone impairs stem cells necessary for hair growth in mice. The findings suggest potential ways to treat hair loss caused by chronic stress. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
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< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/sweat-sticker-diagnosing-cystic-fibrosis " > “Sweat sticker” for diagnosing cystic fibrosis < /a >
Researchers created a “sweat sticker” for measuring chloride concentrations in sweat, a sign of cystic fibrosis. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
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Japan to Start Releasing Radioactive Water From Fukushima in 2 Years
The government says the plan is the best way to dispose of water used to prevent the ruined nuclear plant’s damaged reactor cores from melting. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Daunte Wright shooting: Brooklyn Center city manager fired after call for due process for police officer
Brooklyn Center City Manager Curt Boganey was fired on Monday evening, hours after he publicly disagreed with Mayor Mike Elliott’s... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news