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Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

Cabin Fever Becomes a Side Effect of COVID-19 as Intended Five Day Lockdown Stretches Into Week Three

SHANGHAI, China - Not only is there no cure for COVID-19, there's also still no cure for boredom. THAT NOISE -- IS people screaming and shouting out of frustration from the balconies of one of Shanghai's largest residential compounds..A five-day lock-down

April 12th, 8:48 AM PDT
Put me in Coach! After Cancer Treatment, Young Woman is Ready to Play Ball Again

Put me in Coach! After Cancer Treatment, Young Woman is Ready to Play Ball Again

‘She has big things ahead of her.’ CAR-T cell therapy gives Florida teen hope FLORIDA (Mayo Clinic) - The crack of an aluminum bat is met with cheers from a crowd watching Brooke Michael hit a softball deep to left field. She's done this befor

April 8th, 8:32 AM PDT
Are you Guilty of Driving While Intexticated?

Are you Guilty of Driving While Intexticated?

April is Distracted Driving Awareness month — and AAA is reminding drivers to keep their eyes on the road through the companies annual campaign “Don’t Drive Intoxicated, Don’t Drive Intexticated.” Distracted driving can have

April 8th, 7:14 AM PDT by Tauli Anderson
Air Pollution: Health Risks You Should Know About

Air Pollution: Health Risks You Should Know About

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- According to the Environmental Defense Fund, air pollution is now the biggest environmental risk for early death. So just how does this hazard impact your health? Air pollution isn’t just an ugly sight. It’s

April 6th, 9:21 AM PDT
Using Theater as Therapy for Kids who are Hearing Impaired

Using Theater as Therapy for Kids who are Hearing Impaired

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - Every day 33 babies are born in the United States with permanent hearing loss. One woman is helping thousands of children with hearing loss thrive by using the theater as therapy. It’s a performance of a life

April 5th, 8:06 AM PDT
'Perks' of Your Morning Cup 'o Joe

'Perks' of Your Morning Cup 'o Joe

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - The U.S. is the leading country when it comes to coffee consumption. Statistics show around 150 million Americans are coffee drinkers. Now, new research reveals this simple habit may be very beneficial to your health in

March 29th, 9:37 AM PDT

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Starbucks says it wants union bargaining to begin

Starbucks says it wants union bargaining to begin

Starbucks says it wants to start contract negotiations next month at 238 U.S. stores that have voted to unionize.

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Global Citizen Festival generates $2.4 billion in pledges

Global Citizen Festival generates $2.4 billion in pledges

The 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival, which included performances from Metallica, Mariah Carey and Usher, generated more than $2.4 billion in commitments to fight extreme poverty and disease.

7 hrs 10 mins ago
Insider Q&A: FDA official on vaping's "promise or peril"

Insider Q&A: FDA official on vaping's "promise or peril"

The new chief at the Food and Drug Administration's tobacco center has inherited a raft of problems.

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EU, US question Serbia's EU commitment after Russia deal

EU, US question Serbia's EU commitment after Russia deal

The European Union and the U.S. have questioned Serbia’s commitment to join Europe’s 27-nation bloc after Belgrade signed an agreement with Moscow pledging long-term “consultations” on foreign policy matters amid the Russian aggression in Ukraine.

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Bank of England fails to reassure markets after pound plunge

Bank of England fails to reassure markets after pound plunge

The British pound has resumed a slide that picked up pace last week after the U.K.’s new government outlined plans to cut taxes and boost spending.

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Pfizer seeks to expand omicron booster to 5- to 11-year-olds

Pfizer seeks to expand omicron booster to 5- to 11-year-olds

Pfizer is asking the Food and Drug Administration to expand use of its updated COVID-19 booster shot to children ages 5 to 11.

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Belgian justice minister under protection over kidnap plot

Belgian justice minister under protection over kidnap plot

Belgium’s justice minister remains under protection after four people suspected of taking part in an alleged plot to kidnap him were arrested in the Netherlands over the weekend.

13 hrs 26 mins ago
Denmark reports leak in gas pipeline in Baltic Sea

Denmark reports leak in gas pipeline in Baltic Sea

Denmark’s maritime authority says a gas leak had been observed in a pipeline leading from Russia to Europe underneath the Baltic Sea and could pose a danger to shipping traffic.

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