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Savoring Seafood: National Seafood Month 2020
  October 01, 2020 October is National Seafood Month. Learn how the United States is recognized as a global leader in sustainable seafood—both...
First Lady Melania Trump is feeling good and REFUSES to leave the White House
    First Lady Melania Trump said Monday morning she will stay at the White House as she continues to recover after contracting...
This Lab-Grown Patch Could Repair Your Heart After a Heart Attack
    Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US for both men and women. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...
Trending Headlines. Up To The Minute News Friday, October 2nd, 2020
    President Trump was sent to Walter Reed hospital today around 3:15  p.m. the President and first lady Melania Trump were positive or...
Trending Headlines. Up To The Minute News Wednesday, September, 30th
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 329.04 points, retrieving  after jumping 573 points at its session high. The S&P 500...
Child Care Safety and its Reliance on Technology
  With staggering technological advancement happening daily, new tidbits and gadgets equate to fresh trends in all industries. However, in the...
Trending Headlines Tuesday, September, 29th
    Disney will lay off 28,000 employees in its theme park business due to Coronavirus pandemic. Updated 2:25 PM GM and Nikola deal will...
Governor Newsom Signs Legislation For Lower Prescription Drug Prices
Published: Sep 28, 2020 Building off Governor Newsom’s January proposal, SB 852 brings California one step closer to establishing its own generic...
Celebrity Music Star Lizzo Gets Real About Body Image
Celebrity music star Lizzo has always been committed to positivity. She sets an example for others to be accepted for who you are despite that...
Good nutrition can contribute to keeping COVID-19 away
Eating lots of fruits and vegetables will boost the immune system. Stevens Fremont via Getty Images Grayson Jaggers, University of Southern...
The Best Stock to Watch: The Alkaline Water Company – A Possible Takeover Target
  The Alkaline Water Company’s rapid distribution channel expansion is quite impressive. The company could become an attractive buyout for a...
SARS-CoV-2 infection can block pain, opening up unexpected new possibilities
The spike protein on SARS-CoV-2 interferes with pain perception. SEBASTIAN KAULITZKI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/Getty Images Rajesh Khanna, University of...
Eli Lilly, Amgen Partnering  on Covid-19 Treatments
Two of the biggest drug giants, Eli Lilly (LLY) and Amgen (AMGN) announced they are working together to increase supplies of Lilly’s potential...
Aytu Bio to distribute Pinnacle IVD’s COVID-19 rapid antigen test and Ultraviolet (UV) Light
Aytu BioScience, Inc. (NASDAQ:AYTU), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient...
This Startup Is Growing Sushi-Grade Salmon From Cells in a Lab
As the ills of factory farming become more pronounced, people are increasingly gravitating towards vegetarian or pescatarian diets. Besides producing...
Apple Watch Series 6 delivers breakthrough wellness and fitness capabilities
The new Apple Series 6  watch  features a Blood Oxygen sensor and app, new case finishes, and watchOS 7. Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS) starts at $399...
Study: Pandemic-induced stress could be increasing the risk of child abuse
Many families have had a hard time since schools and day care centers had to shut their doors. Westend61/Getty Images Samantha M. Brown, Colorado...
Operation Smile with Millions of Smiles Return to Stores via Lay’s® Potato Chip Bags
  While shoppers’ smiles are currently hidden behind their masks, they’ll soon spot plenty of friendly faces in the snack aisle...
Know When to Delay your Travel to Avoid Spreading COVID-19
People who are sick, have recently tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19, or have been exposed to a person with COVID-19 pose a risk to...
What the CDC eviction ban means for tenants and landlords: 6 questions answered
The CDC order may offer some tenants breathing room. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images Katy Ramsey Mason, University of Memphis Editor’s note: The...
How technology is used delivering distance health care-teleheath stocks to watch
New technologies have had a significant impact on healthcare as with many other aspects of modern life. Most people count steps, monitor heart rates,...
AstraZeneca delays clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine  
AstraZeneca cancels clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine  because a volunteer  for the vaccine had a side effect. As part of the ongoing...
When smoke is in the air, all eyes turn to this NOAA weather model
View an animation of the HRRR-Smoke model predicting smoke movement from August 26-28, 2020.  With smoke from western wildfires poised to spread...
How the COVID-19 pandemic is teaching us to tackle the climate crisis
Authored by: Jan R. Baiker, Nadia Castro, Veruska Muccione, Christian Huggel, Simon Allen, Fabian Drenkhan Environment and Climate: Impacts, Risks...
Is There More Upside to Peloton’s Stock Price Buy or Sell?
  17 analysts offering 12-month price targets for NASDAQ: Peloton Interactive in the last 3 months. The average price target is $78.88 with a...
5 Secret Fitness Tips Shared By Personal Trainers In Hollywood
    From the red carpet to Instagram, celebs like Jennifer Lopez and Heidi Klum keep us wondering how they’re always killing it in the...
Alpacas May Hold Key to Preventing Covid-19 Infection
A herd of alpacas. (Image by Pexels from Pixabay) (CN) — Researchers in Sweden have identified a small neutralizing antibody that has the...
Walmart Adds Breastfeeding Pods in 100 Stores
  Mothers shopping with their babies at Walmart will now have a private and secure pods to breastfeed and pump their babies. Walmart has...
Apple and Google partner on COVID-19 contact tracing technology
Google and Apple are announcing a joint effort to enable the use of Bluetooth technology to help governments and health agencies reduce the spread of...
Astra Zeneca Phase 3 Trial for COVID-19
  AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) is starting Phase 3 trials of its experimental coronavirus vaccine in the U.S., becoming the third company to start...
Elon Musk Debuts Brain Chip Implant For Paralyzed People To Operate Technology Video
“I think it’s going to blow your minds,” Musk said. “It’s like a Fitbit in your skull with tiny wires.”I’m...
Five Amazing Ways Exercise Can Prevent Diseases
Everyone has been clamoring about the importance of physical fitness, but have you ever thought of them as life-saving? Do competitions get your...
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. Agrees to Pay Over $122 Million to Resolve FCPA Case
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. Agrees to Pay Over $122 Million to Resolve FCPA Case Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (Herbalife), a U.S.-based publicly traded...
Abbott Labs Stock Gets FDA Approval for 15-Minute, $5 Coronavirus Test
  Abbot Labs stock is up due to the new 15- minute test for the Coronavirus. $111.46 Up 8.278.01% as of 10:41 AM August 27th 2020. Cue our sixth...
FDA grants authorization for COVID-19 5 minute test and why this is good news for AYTU
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) is up 15% in premarket trade following news that the FDA granted emergency use authorization for the...
FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Plasma as Promising COVID–19 Treatment
FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Convalescent Plasma as Potential Promising COVID–19 Treatment For Immediate Release: August 23, 2020...
5 striking facts versus myths about lightning you should know
5 striking facts versus myths about lightning you should know August 19, 2020 Lightning is a random act of nature that can strike at any time of the...
ByteDance investors are looking to buy TikTok assets
  Some of the investors in ByteDance (BDNCE), including investment firm General Atlantic, want to take large stakes in TikTok’s North America,...
Hurricanes and COVID-19
Español (Spanish) Planning for hurricane season and other potential disasters can be stressful, and because the 2020 hurricane season comes during...
Facebook Develops Groundbreaking MRI Imaging Technology with New York University
New York University had teamed up with Facebook to dramatically reduce the time to capture magnetic resonance images. This is a breakthrough in...
Food and Coronavirus Disease
Updated Aug. 22, 2020 What you need to know The risk of getting sick with COVID-19 from eating or handling food (including frozen food and produce)...
Wearable fitness devices deliver early warning of possible COVID-19 infection
Fitness information from wearable devices can reveal when the body is fighting an infection. Nico De Pasquale Photography/Stone via Getty Images...
Sketchy darknet websites are taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic – buyer beware
Black markets thrive online and flourish during pandemics and other crises. Marko Klaric/EyeEm via Getty Images David Maimon, Georgia State...
5 Common Dog Problems During Rainy Season
  Monsoon is a time when pets are prone to contracting infections. The constant rain and humidity tend to leave them uncomfortable and sick very...
Celebrity Superstar Adele shares photo supporting Beyoncé’s Black is King Video
Fans and followers from around the world were very excited when Adele posted a photo of herself matching Beyoncé while admiring the new album Black...
Yale saliva test for COVID-19 receives FDA’s emergency approval after a trial on NBA players
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the first diagnostic test with the option of using home-collected saliva samples for COVID-19...
FDA Warns on Dangerous Hand Sanitizers Consumers Should Not Use
FDA is warning consumers and health care professionals about certain hand sanitizer products, including those manufactured by Harmonic Nature S de RL...
When Did the 1918 Spanish Flu End That Killed 50 Million People Versus COVID-19
Spanish Flu was a highly contagious, lethal virus that was first reported in March 1918 and quickly became a pandemic, meaning an illness that...
Mexico is burning and passes 500,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases
Mexico has passed the half-million mark in confirmed coronavirus cases. The Health Department reported 7,371 newly confirmed cases Thursday, bringing...
An Indian Company Is Gearing Up to Make Millions of Doses of a $3 Covid-19 Vaccine
As the Covid-19 pandemic drags on, there’s one thing we’re all counting on to rescue us from the drudgery of socially-distanced life: a vaccine....
Should students get a discount if they won’t be on campus because of COVID-19?
  COVID-19 has caused colleges to spend more to cope with the pandemic. elenaleonova/GettyImages Robert Massa, University of Southern California Not...