B.C. looks to improve lower COVID-19 vaccination rates in the Interior as potential 4th wave looms
In the past three weeks, the number of daily COVID-19 cases in British Columbia have tripled, while the delta variant has grown to become the most dominant strain in the province.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 supplements: Seven warning signs of toxicity - you've taken too much
VITAMIN B12 deficiency is really common in older people, which can lead to debilitating symptoms such as cognitive decline and nerve damage. In order to prevent such an outcome, supplementation is routine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Five Do's and Five Don'ts for Managing Atopic Dermatitis Five Do's and Five Don'ts for Managing Atopic Dermatitis
Many common treatments for atopic dermatitis are based on little clinical evidence, researchers say in a new review.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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Private providers of coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, DHSC (updated 28th July 2021)
Lists of and information about private providers who have self-declared that they meet the government's minimum standards for the type of commercial COVID-19 testing service they offer. 28 July 2021Updated the general list of providers. 26 July 2021Updated the general list of providers. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
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Olympics 2021 live updates - USA women's 3x3 hoops squad goes for gold, Simone Biles withdraws from all-around, plus more from Tokyo
Damian Lillard & Co. got hot from 3 to get U.S. men's hoops back on track, while Ledecky got gold in the 1,500-meter freestyle. We've... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Boeing Stock Jumps on Surprise Profit. What to Know About Its Earnings
Commercial aerospace giant Boeing reported a surprise profit for the second quarter of 2021. Shares, for now, are on the move higher. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world Wednesday
The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says new mask-wearing guidance, coupled with higher rates of vaccination against COVID-19, could halt the current escalation of infections in "a couple of weeks." (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Covid: Deaf woman wins claim over lack of sign language at briefings
A lack of sign language at two government briefings was discriminatory, a High Court judge finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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House physician reinstates mask mandate amid Delta variant spread in the US
The US House is reinstating its mask mandate as the Delta variant emerges as the dominant strain of Covid across the country and in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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The Latest: CDC leader: Masks, vaccination could halt surge
LONDON — Fully vaccinated travelers from the United States and much of Europe can enter England without quarantining starting next week.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Heart attack: Powerful plant shown to be effective in keeping the heart healthy
HEART attack and heart failure are both forms of heart disease. They have some common causes. Likewise, they can both be prevented with a plant which has been used for centuries in Chinese medicine to keep the heart in tip-top condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Mandate the vaccine, not masks
Vaccines are the solution to Covid-19. Let’s make the most of them. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Mt. Sinai Leads Nation in Geriatric Hospital Services Mt. Sinai Leads Nation in Geriatric Hospital Services
The Cleveland Clinic ranked second in care for persons older than age 75, and the Mayo Clinic –Rochester came in third, according to US News& World Report's annual top hospitals list.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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Community-acquired bacterial meningitis
Progress has been made in the prevention and treatment of community-acquired bacterial meningitis during the past three decades but the burden of the disease remains high globally. Conjugate vaccines against the three most common causative pathogens (Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis, and Haemophilus influenzae) have reduced the incidence of disease, but with the replacement by non-vaccine pneumococcal serotypes and the emergence of bacterial strains with reduced susceptibility to antimicrobial treatment, meningitis continues to pose a major health challenge worldwide. In patients presenting with bacterial m...
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Voters reject Trump-endorsed Republican in Texas special election
Jake Ellzey defeats fellow Republican Susan Wright for House seat following death of Wright’s husband from Covid-19 (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Matt Damon responds to Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez's reunion
"I'm just so happy for him." (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Republicans' Jan. 6 counterprogramming filled with falsehoods
On the day a House select committee held its first public hearing to glean facts about the January 6 attack at the US Capitol, some... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Slipknot Honor Late Joey Jordison With Social Media Blackout
RIP, #1. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Olympic Basketball 2021: Damian Lillard Drops 21 as USA Beat Iran by 54; Full Results
After having its 25-game winning streak in Olympic competition snapped Sunday versus France, the United States men's basketball team... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher's Bizarre Bathing Admission Prompts Tidal Wave of Memes
The Hollywood couple made a surprising revelation during an appearance on Dax Shepard's "Armchair Expert" podcast. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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UPDATE: Woman stabbed to death inside Piedmont Park in Midtown
Joggers, dog walkers and mothers with strollers are returning to Atlanta’s Piedmont Park on Wednesday morning hours after a woman was... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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How Katie Ledecky 'turned the page' from two huge losses to win Olympic gold
Ledecky bounced back to claim the first gold medal in the women’s 1,500-meter freestyle Wednesday, gaining the redemption she and her... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Delta variant haunts Halloween plans
Theme parks and event operators are banking on a comeback by Halloween fans this fall, but the COVID-19 resurgence is bringing fresh uncertainty. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hugo Mart ín Source Type: news

Column: I wish I could be angry with the unvaccinated. Being Black makes that complicated
There's a white privilege to denouncing everyone who refuses to get a COVID-19 vaccine. For those who are Black, there's systemic racism to consider. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erika D. Smith Source Type: news

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: McDonald's, Boeing, Pfizer, Spotify and more
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WhatsApp reportedly developing iOS to Android transfer option for chat history
As multi-device support remains in beta. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Kanye West shares photo of his Atlanta stadium bedroom
The Yeezy designer is finishing up his highly anticipated album “Donda.” (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. Men's Basketball Picks Up Much-Needed Win Against Iran
Damian Lillard erased the memory of an 11-point game against France with 21 against Iran to lead Team USA to victory. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapper DaBaby apologises for HIV comments made at festival
The rapper has faced a backlash since making the false claims about people living with HIV. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Boeing posts surprise profit as aircraft demand rebounds from pandemic slump
Boeing snapped six straight quarters of losses, thanks to a revival in aircraft demand. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simone Biles pulls out of Olympic all-around competition
The American gymnastics superstar withdrew to focus on her mental well-being, USA Gymnastics said. The move came a day after Biles... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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NBA Mock Draft 2021: Sixers trade for Bradley Beal, pick Joshua Primo
The 2021 NBA Draft is finally here, and while the Sixers are scouting up-and-comers they're also trying to win draft night with a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Halo Infinite Technical Preview: 343 Explains How People Are Chosen
Microsoft's Halo studio shares some light on the invitation process for the upcoming technical preview. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Tokyo Olympics 2021 Live Updates: The Latest News
Biles will not compete Thursday night, U.S.A. Gymnastics said. Katie Ledecky became the first woman to win a 1,500-meter swimming gold.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Old Video Shows People Laughing When Jeff Bezos Spoke Of Exploring Space
When asked what he "would like to do or be" if he was not the CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos said, "If I could do anything, and it turns out... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Here are the AAPL Q3 earnings in colorful chart form from Six Colors
Yesterday saw record AAPL Q3 earnings, dramatically beating analyst expectations, and Jason Snell has once again turned all the key number ... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Activision Blizzard faces fallout from employees and gamers angered by response to lawsuit
More than 2,000 current and former employees sign letter in support of lawsuit claims of abusive "frat boy" work culture. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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CDC updates mask guidelines, recommends that some vaccinated people wear them indoors again
The CDC also said masks should be required of everyone inside K-12 schools. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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A Packers' 53-man roster projection with Aaron Rodgers at QB
The Packers return 20 of 22 starters, including Aaron Rodgers. Here's how their roster shapes up. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Under Siege, China ’s EdTech Giants Take Steps to Contain Fallout
(Bloomberg) -- China’s largest private education firms are moving swiftly to overhaul their businesses to adjust to a harsh new reality... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Israel to give work permits to 16,000 more Palestinians in bid to strengthen PA
Around 122,000 Palestinians currently work legally in Israel and the settlements, and their incomes are important to a PA economy that... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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All bets are off if the Fed and White House are wrong about inflation
(Source: Reuters: Health)
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Pfizer sells $7.8 billion in Covid shots in the Q2, raises 2021 guidance on vaccine sales
Pfizer said Wednesday it is raising the 2021 sales forecast of its Covid-19 vaccine to $33.5 billion from $26 billion. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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How to live longer: A surprising type of fat associated with a lower risk of stroke
NOT ALL fat is bad for you; in fact, a specific type of dietary fat could help you live longer. That's right - eating fat could actually be good for you. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Am I in a COVID Hotspot? CDC Map Shows Where Masks Should Be Worn Under New Guidance
A significant number of U.S. counties are now considered as areas of "high" or "substantial" transmission. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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COVID: For the 2nd day in a row, Israel registers over 2,000 new cases
The number of serious coronavirus patients in Israel stood at 153 on Wednesday, with 28 of them on ventilators. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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ZTE ’s newest under-display selfie camera looks slightly improved
We’ll need more extensive testing of the Axon 30 to say for sure (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Heart attack symptoms: Five 'unusual' signs of heart disease on the skin - common symptoms
HEART attack symptoms usually include severe chest pain, difficulty breathing, and even feeling sick. But you could also be at risk of a deadly myocardial infarction and heart disease if you develop some tell-tale signs on your skin. These are the five "unusual" symptoms to watch out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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5 things to know for July 28: Coronavirus, Capitol riot, China, Brexit, Olympics
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Why you SHOULDN’T sleep with a fan on - the 6 important reasons
SLEEPING with a fan is deemed essential when it's hot in the UK, but it could be bad for your health. Here's why you SHOULDN'T sleep with a fan on. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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