Daunte Wright, Adam Toledo protests turn violent in cities across U.S
While a demonstration in Chicago was relatively peaceful, police in Portland declared a riot. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Elon Musk's SpaceX wins $2.9bn NASA contract to send humans to the moon
The tech billionaire's firm was chosen ahead of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and defence contractor Dynetics Inc. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Piers Morgan says it's 'heartbreakingly sad' Queen Elizabeth sat alone at Prince Philip's funeral
Piers Morgan expressed support and sympathy for Queen Elizabeth II in the hours leading up to Prince Philip's funeral. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Falcon And The Winter Soldier: Dark Avengers Rise
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Happens If Derek Chauvin Is Convicted, Or If He ’s Acquitted?
Should Chauvin be found not guilty on all charges, he will walk out of the courtroom a free man. If he is convicted on any of the three... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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CPSC urges people with children at home to stop using Peloton Tread Plus treadmill ‘immediately’
Peloton has refuted the CSPC’s assessment (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

On foreign policy decisions, Biden faces drag of pragmatism
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden this past week found himself in search of a foreign policy sweet spot: somewhere between pulling a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida nurse arrested, accused of threatening to kill Harris
A Florida nurse was arrested this week after authorities say she allegedly threatened to kill Vice President Harris. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Dry, itchy and peeling skin could be a sign of having high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 is a condition which has taken over the world. Millions of people globally suffer from high blood sugars which could cause dire effects to the body. Early signs of the condition can be found on the skin and if experiencing itchy, dry skin which peels; it could be an indicator. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid vaccine side effects: Is there a connection between bleeding gums and Covid vaccines
COVID vaccine side effects are known to cause blood disorders including blood clots, skin bleeding, nose bleeds and bleeding gums. A study looked at the possible links from bleeding gums and the Covid vaccines. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid-19 deaths pass three million worldwide
It comes as the World Health Organization warns of deaths and cases increasing at a "worrying rate". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Apps help theme parks boost their COVID safety — and collect data on you
Disneyland and other theme parks are reopening with pandemic safety protocols, many of which lean heavily on tech. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hugo Mart ín Source Type: news

Butter or margarine: Which one can benefit your health the most?
BUTTER and margarine are popular spreads you can purchase in the supermarkets, but there's a clear difference between the two - one contains unsaturated fats while the other contains more saturated fats. Does it matter? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS launches watchdog to advise on puberty blockers for under-16s
NHS England is creating a watchdog to assess the prescription of puberty blockers for under-16s. The move follows a High Court ruling allowing parents of transgender children to consent to treatment with puberty blockers on their child's behalf without a court's approval. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Nation’s health by the numbers can be found at CDC-affiliated blog
The National Center for Health Statistics compiles and releases tons of data on such issues as coronavirus deaths, drug overdoses, mental health and others. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erin Blakemore Source Type: news

As more states legalize marijuana, more children accidentally ingest THC-laced edibles
Poison control centers say candy-like pot edibles are falling into the hands — and mouths — of kids. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Caren Chesler Source Type: news

Dragging the family to get a COVID-19 vaccine, one arm at a time
Vaccine hunters are unofficial hero of the coronavirus age. Wielding smartphones and tablets, PCs and Macs, these internet wranglers blast through the barriers that stand between loved ones' arms and needles filled with Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Brittny Mejia, Maria L. La Ganga Source Type: news

Here — once again — is why B.C. isn't planning on increasing restrictions soon
Weeks into B.C.’s third wave, with cases still around 1,000 a day and hospitalizations still increasing to new heights every day, there are some who would like the government to do more.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Stroke: Blood clots account for 80 per cent of cases – are you at risk?
A STROKE can lead to permanent neurological damage, complications and sometimes death. Eighty per cent of them are caused by a blood clot, which restricts blood flow in the brain causing brain cells to die. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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‘We Were Flying Blind’: A Dr.’s Account of a Woman’s J. & J. Vaccine-Related Blood Clot Case
The disorder is rare, but so severe that the vaccine is on hold while experts weigh the risks and alert doctors and patients about symptoms and treatment. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Denise Grady Tags: Blood Clots Stroke Vaccination and Immunization Women and Girls Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Heparin (Drug) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Janssen Pharmaceutica Johnson & your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Six early warning signs that you'll develop long Covid
CORONAVIRUS is still as contagious as ever. Sitting nearby other households outside will put you at risk of infection - even if it's slight. Once caught, researchers have identified six early warning signs that predict long Covid. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million
The global death toll from the coronavirus topped a staggering 3 million people. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How to lower cholesterol: The best way to start reducing cholesterol levels explained
CHOLESTEROL can embed in the walls of blood vessels, causing the blood passageway to narrow. In order for blood to push through clogged vessels, the heart muscle will have to work harder, increasing your blood pressure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can Covid Research Help Solve the Mysteries of Other Viruses?
The coronavirus may help scientists understand why some people with common viral infections develop severe complications, like heart damage or blood clots. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gina Kolata Tags: Respiratory Diseases Smell (Olfaction) Influenza Research Lungs Chronic Condition (Health) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Viruses Blood Clots Heart Source Type: news

Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 3 million, by Johns Hopkins University's count
(Source: ABC News: Health)
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Nasa chooses SpaceX to build Moon lander
SpaceX will build a lander that the US space agency will use to return humans to the Moon this decade. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warnings ignored, action delayed: Ontario's road to its most dire COVID crisis
Ontario is in the midst of an unprecedented health-care crisis as the pandemic's third wave worsens. Front-line doctors say it could have been avoided had Ontario acted more decisively on early warnings. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Ontario's failure to control the third wave has implications for all of Canada
Ontario’s failure to control the third wave of the pandemic has led to a massive surge in COVID-19 in hospitals with devastating consequences on the delivery of health care to millions of Canadians.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

The Sikh community is in mourning as 4 members were among the victims of the Indianapolis mass shooting
The latest mass shooting in the US at a FedEx facility struck deeply into the Sikh community in the Indianapolis area after it suffered... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Cancer Vaccine Is In Development By COVID-19 Vaccine Maker, Using The Same Tech
In principle, mRNA can be applied for many immune system-related illnesses. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid funeral rules: The coronavirus protocols the Royal Family will have to follow today
THE DUKE of Edinburgh's funeral today will be a muted affair by royal standards due to coronavirus restrictions. What coronavirus rules will the Royal attendees have to follow today? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Benches empty for Dodgers, Padres in 10th
The Dodgers and Padres had been going at it all night in their first meeting of 2021 like two fighters in the middle of a ring. And then... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Prince Philip: Funeral to celebrate 'unwavering loyalty' to the Queen @BBC News live BBC
(Source: Reuters: Health)
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James Martin recalls his ailing health - 'I had a few operations. And I wasn’t too good'
JAMES MARTIN, 48, is a warm addition to daytime television, having been the host of the BBC Cookery series Saturday Kitchen for a decade. Unfortunately, the TV chef's health deteriorated after leaving the show in 2016. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Single-use plastics’ to be phased out in Australia from 2025 include plastic utensils and straws
National agreement on items covered by ban should provide businesses with certainty and ease consumer confusion (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Justice Department sues Roger Stone over $2M in unpaid taxes
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department sued Donald Trump's ally Roger Stone on Friday, accusing the conservative provocateur and his... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

India Record 234k Fresh Covid Cases 1,341 Deaths In 24 Hours
India's Covid caseload rose to 1.45 crore with 2,34,692 fresh infections - the sharpest-ever daily spike - as the country recorded over... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ireland encourages remote work to repopulate rural areas
The Irish government is hoping to bank on the rise of remote work to breathe new life into rural towns and villages. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

LIVE UPDATES: Prince Philip's funeral: Duke of Edinburgh to be laid to rest at royal ceremony
Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II's husband of 73 years, will be laid to rest at a royal funeral at St.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Colton Underwood may get show after coming out as gay: Why there's backlash
Events in the Bachelor star's background have some fans protesting his possible show. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vadim Nemkov defends Bellator light heavyweight title, books ticket to semifinals
Vadim Nemkov (14-3) earned a five-round decision win over Phil Davis on Friday to defend his Bellator light heavyweight title for the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Bill Maher, Sharon Osbourne rail against cancel culture, 'snitches' at 'The Talk': We don't need 'reeducation'
"Real Time" host Bill Maher and TV personality Sharon Osbourne blast cancel culture following her controversial exit from the CBS... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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UK prepares for funeral of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, longtime consort of Queen Elizabeth II
Prince Philip, the late husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, will be laid to rest Saturday in an intimate service attended by 30... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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These Technologies Could Hold Back Business Travel Indefinitely
The rise of Zoom studios and FaceTime tours—not to mention specially designed robots—suggest a new reality for business-to-business... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren: Live round-by-round updates
Follow Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren live round-by-round updates for their main event showdown Saturday night in Atlanta. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Law enforcement moves in, makes arrests on sixth night of Brooklyn Center protests
Early on, the gathering was passionate but peaceful. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Portland Trail Blazers rally from 16 points down without Damian Lillard to win 107-106 at the San Antonio Spu
The Blazers trailed by as much as 16 in the third quarter but found a way to win at San Antonio. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers ’ early lead proves just enough in razor-thin win over Clippers
Sixers Bell Ringer season standings: Joel Embiid - 20Tobias Harris - 13Ben Simmons - 7Shake Milton - 5Matisse Thybulle - 2Danny Green -... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Clippers vs. 76ers takeaways: Joel Embiid powers Sixers to win despite solid performance from Paul George
The two teams split the season series 1-1 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: Frustrated Yankees fans throw baseballs on field during game vs. Rays, halting play in the Bronx
The Yankees are struggling thus far in 2021, and the fans are losing patience (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news