Worker at Etobicoke General Hospital who died of COVID-19 a 'health-care hero,' union says
Antonio Gaerlan, 54, a housekeeper in the Environmental Services department at Etobicoke General Hospital, has died of COVID-19, according to his union. In a statement, the William Osler Health System says an investigation is underway to determine how Gaerlan contracted the novel coronavirus. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Trump's parting shot to Xi should be recognizing Taiwan
President Trump’s two greatest foreign-policy accomplishments both involve departures from outmoded paradigms that had, for decades,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kudlow says he's "very disappointed" in Trump's treatment of Pence
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow criticized President Trump’s response to last week's U.S. Capitol siege and his treatment of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prince Harry ’s Friend Says He’s “Heartbroken” Over Ongoing Estrangement From Royal Family
One year after Megxit, journalist Tom Bradby revealed his friend Prince Harry is "heartbroken" over the "painful" situation with the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What history can teach Biden about facing insurrection on Inauguration Day
Thomas Balcerski writes both Abraham Lincoln and Rutherford B. Hayes faced threats of insurrection at their inaugurations, but they... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Norway investigates 23 deaths in frail elderly patients after vaccination
Doctors in Norway have been told to conduct more thorough evaluations of very frail elderly patients in line to receive the Pfizer... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland proposes social media 'free speech' law: Poland's government has proposed a new law to stop social media platforms deleting...
The law would see social networks fined if they ban a Polish user who has not broken local laws. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Grading 2021 NFL head coaching hires: Jets get an 'A' for Robert Saleh, Falcons hit big with Arthur Smith
Instant assessments of this offseason's big coaching moves (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tony Evers takes aim at Trump administration over COVID-19 vaccines, announces mobile vaccination teams
Evers also announced plans to issue another 60-day extension of the state's mask mandate, which was first issued in July. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NRA seeks cover from NY lawsuit via Texas bankruptcy filing
The nation’s biggest pro-gun group said it will restructure as a Texas nonprofit “to exit what it believes is a corrupt political and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pelosi Holds Back Impeachment Article as House Builds Case
The speaker called the impeachment of President Trump “urgent,” but did not send the charge to the Senate to prompt the start of a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Did we see a Christmas coronavirus spike?
Christmas gatherings were cut back but was there still an impact on Covid cases? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Franklin County woman was in Capitol riot, had House Speaker Pelosi's broken sign, charges say
Emily Hernandez appeared in pictures and videos with a broken sign from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office, charging documents say. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccine reserve was exhausted when Trump administration vowed to release it, dashing hopes of expanded access
States were anticipating a windfall after federal officials said they would stop holding back second doses. But the policy had already changed, and no stockpile exists. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Isaac Stanley-Becker Source Type: news

Teachers wait for Covid vaccines
The CDC and Dr. Anthony Fauci say teachers should be prioritized for the coronavirus vaccine along with other essential workers. But... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Release Date Moves Ahead Two Months
While nearly every movie has been delayed in wake of the pandemic, Warner Bros. has taken the unusual step of releasing “Godzilla vs.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinian Authority to hold first elections in 15 years
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday announced that parliamentary and presidential elections will take place in the country for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FAA Approves First Fully Automated Commercial Drone Flights
Massachusetts-based American Robotics was granted permission to operate drones without hands-on piloting or direct observation by human... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus doctor's diary: Karen caught Covid - and took it home
Everyone has heard about doctors and nurses catching Covid-19 but cleaners and porters have been worse hit. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus doctor's diary: Karen caught Covid from the hospital - and took it home
Everyone has heard about doctors and nurses catching Covid-19 but cleaners and porters have been worse hit. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do you qualify for Missouri's next round of COVID-19 vaccines?
This article has a list of who does plus more on the other tiers... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’ Jumps Up To March In HBO Max & Theatrical Debut
Warner Bros, in the wake of making good with Legendary on the simultaneous release of Godzilla vs. Kong in theaters and on HBO Max, will... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GOP freshman lawmakers splinter over Trump - POLITICO
The clashing factions of the freshman class reflect the broader fight within the party. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

India's jumbo-sized vaccine rollout in numbers
​Over the coming months, India aims to inoculate around a quarter of its population, or 30 crore people. They include healthcare workers, people aged over 50 and those at high risk. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bharat Biotech ’s consent forms 'must' for Covaxin shot; What does the form say?
(Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer, BioNTech to scale-up vaccine production amid reports on shortage in deliveries
According to the statement, the companies plan to be back to the original schedule of deliveries to the European Union beginning the week of January 25, with increased delivery beginning the week of February 15. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

States allowed to update inoculation data manually
Ahead of the Covid vaccine rollout on Saturday, the health ministry has set new protocols for state governments struggling with connectivity issues and given them permission to update the mandatory Co-WIN app when the network is available. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Healthcare NGO raises concerns over Covaxin
A day before India begins the world ’s largest Covid-19 vaccination drive, a group of healthcare-focused NGOs has sought clarifications from the government on the approval given to Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PM Narendra Modi to launch Co-WIN app today as formal vaccine rollout starts
The health ministry had said the Co-WIN would be used to manage the entire vaccination drive. People taking the vaccine shots will also be able to track their vaccination schedules using the app. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccination drive: Healthcare workers get first shots in Delhi amid cheers, applause
Manish Kumar, a sanitation worker, became the first person to receive the vaccine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Saturday. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feds back away from claim of assassination plot at Capitol
Federal prosecutors who initially said there was "strong evidence" the pro-Trump mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol last week aimed to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol: Does it affect blood pressure?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UN committee rebukes Canada for failing to get Indigenous Peoples ’ consent for industrial projects
In a rebuke to Canada, the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has expressed regret that work continues on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Democrats ready immigration push for Biden ’s early days
Biden's got a plan. And it's a bold one, immigration advocates say. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Robert Saleh, the Jets Believe They Found the Head Coach They Need
Saleh’s defense carried the San Francisco 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance. But it was his ability to motivate players that brought him... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapid tests coming to 2 Montreal high schools with hopes of detecting COVID-19 faster
By deploying rapid COVID-19 tests in two Montreal high schools, the hope is that infections will be detected and contained even before symptoms appear. If it works, the method could be more widely used in Quebec schools. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Montreal Source Type: news

Lockdown sleep: Why can't I sleep? An experts tips to a great night's sleep
LOCKDOWN has left Brits unable to sleep at night and tired all day. An expert has explained why you can't sleep and revealed her top tips to getting to sleep. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Insights & Outcomes: A deep dive into oceans and proteins
This month ’s Yale science rundown goes deep — into ancient oceans, proteins within human cells, and the Earth’s mantle. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - January 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Quebec College of Physicians calls for cosmetic surgeries to stop during lockdown
The Quebec College of Physicians is calling for all cosmetic surgery clinics to close for the time being, saying that procedures such as facelifts and breast implants shouldn't be performed while the province's public health system faces a staffing crisis. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Montreal Source Type: news

Regular aspirin use can lower risk for death in bladder, breast cancers, study finds
People who take aspirin at least three times per week are more likely to survive bladder cancer, according to an analysis published Friday by JAMA Network Open. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lockdown tiredness: Why am I so tired? How to beat lockdown tiredness
LOCKDOWN is boring and lonely, but lots of Brits are complaining about tiredness or lack of sleep. Here's how to beat lockdown tiredness. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Emotional Support Animals for MS
Emotional support animals are more than just pets. If you have multiple sclerosis, they can provide emotional comfort and sometimes perform useful tasks. Learn what sets them apart from service animals and therapy dogs. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White House Being Deep Cleaned Before Inauguration White House Being Deep Cleaned Before Inauguration
Because of COVID-19 outbreaks that occurred at White House events under President Donald Trump, the federal government is spending more than $200,000 to deep clean the presidential home.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Biden says he'll use Defense Production Act to 'maximize manufacture' of coronavirus vaccine, fulfilling campaign pledge
(Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

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C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases
The more contagious version, first identified in Britain, is expected to spread widely and lead to further strains on an already overburdened health care system. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli and Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Source Type: news

Biden's Federal Boost to Vaccine Rollout Is Critical to Speeding Inoculations Biden's Federal Boost to Vaccine Rollout Is Critical to Speeding Inoculations
President-elect Joe Biden's plan to boost the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, including by spending $20 billion to create mass vaccination centers, should help speed up putting shots into the arms of millions of Americans, experts and officials told Reuters.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Dolly Parton health: Country star’s suspected cancer in the stomach – symptoms to spot
DOLLY PARTON health: Dolly is no stranger to rumours and allegations with many related to her health. The star allegedly suffered from stomach cancer a few years back. What are the symptoms of the deadly disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

L.A. County set to open five new COVID-19 vaccination sites, aiming for 20,000 shots per day
COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at five sites: Pomona Fairplex, the Forum, Cal State Northridge, L.A. County Office of Education and Six Flags. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Colleen Shalby, Jaclyn Cosgrove Source Type: news

声称“治愈”癌症的产品是残酷的欺骗
癌症没有特效药,尽管厂家自吹自擂。 (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news