Most face masks won’t defend you from the coronavirus

Most face masks won’t defend you from the coronavirus

People wear surgical masks in fear of the coronavirus in Flushing, a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens on February 3, 2020. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP) (Photo by JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images)As the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread around the globe, including in the U.S. where 57 people have…
What We have got Realized About COVID-19 in Prisons

What We have got Realized About COVID-19 in Prisons

Confirmation bias is common in policy arguments, and debates about COVID-19’s impact on American corrections systems are no exception. Many criminal justice reform advocates think that any inmate vulnerable to COVID-19 — regardless of sentenced offense or prospects for successful re-entry — should be released, while skeptics reflexively reject these calls to reduce prison populations.…
Measles Outbreak Brings Samoa to a Standstill

Measles Outbreak Brings Samoa to a Standstill

A measles outbreak in the Pacific island nation of Samoa has killed more than 60 people, prompting authorities to declare a two-day curfew to accelerate immunizations while taking aim at antivaccination groups. The government ordered businesses to close and vehicles to stay off the roads from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday and Friday.…
After years of pining, western North Dakota gets a Costco this week

After years of pining, western North Dakota gets a Costco this week

BISMARCK — A new Costco is slated to open in Bismarck this week, the big-box wholesale club's flagship store in western North Dakota. The new Costco, a 157,500-square-foot facility and gas station located U.S. Highway 83 and 57th Avenue Northeast in northern Bismarck, will open its doors Tuesday morning, Aug. 25, following a ribbon-cutting ceremony…
California virus-combating efforts hampered by knowledge delays

California virus-combating efforts hampered by knowledge delays

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has stopped removing or adding to a list of counties facing more restrictions on businesses and schools as it tries to resolve a technical problem with the state’s coronavirus testing database, health officials said Wednesday.The state has recorded a highest-in-the-nation 525,000 positive tests. But California health officials say the true…
Wearable, wireless COVID-19 symptom tracker could presumably well also aid place refined signs of illness

Wearable, wireless COVID-19 symptom tracker could presumably well also aid place refined signs of...

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COVID-19 Statistics | July 7, 2020

COVID-19 Statistics | July 7, 2020

Daily COVID Report / Tuesday Another Five COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Humboldt County Today, Says Joint Information Center Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: Humboldt County’s confirmed COVID-19 case count rose to 154. Five new cases were reported today.Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich said it’s important for county residents to…
Fourth vaping-linked dying confirmed in Massachusetts

Fourth vaping-linked dying confirmed in Massachusetts

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Younger Of us Are Having Much less Sex Than Ever

Younger Of us Are Having Much less Sex Than Ever

We can't even blame coronavirus for this one Earlier this year, I made the rather hyperbolic prediction that coronavirus could mean the end of sex. Apparently, however, it turns out we’d already been heading that way for a while. Recent research found that sexual activity among young Americans has been on the decline since at…
Right here’s Why You Preserve Waking Up At The Same Time Each and each Evening

Right here’s Why You Preserve Waking Up At The Same Time Each and each...

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