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 2020-11-27 09:00 

CBC

Winter is already a trying time for some seniors. COVID-19 will make it worse...

As COVID cases climb and winter approaches, there is a growing fear that seniors could find themselves even more isolated....

 2020-11-27 08:53 

AP

Academic detained in Iran for 2 years returns to Australia...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert arrived back in Australia on Friday and will soon reunite with her family after more than two years in an Iranian......

 2020-11-27 07:15 

AP

Brandon Marshall tries to break the stigma of mental illness...

Brandon Marshall caught 970 passes for 12,351 yards and 83 touchdowns, owns an NFL record with 21 receptions in one game and played in six Pro Bowls during a remarkable 13-year career in the......

 2020-11-27 06:37 

AP

The Latest: Australian state marks 28 days with no new case...

MELBOURNE, Australia — From nearly 8,000 active cases in August and more than 800 deaths in the Australian state of Victoria to the elimination of the coronavirus: It's an achievement that one......

 2020-11-27 05:39 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: Australian state marks 28 days with no new case...

From nearly 8,000 active cases in August and more than 800 deaths in the Australian state of Victoria to the elimination of the coronavirus: It's an achievement that one Melbourne doctor says he thought was unthinkable only three months ago...

 2020-11-27 03:17 

AP

Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's daily virus tally hovered above 500 for the second straight day, as the country's prime minister urged the public to stay home this weekend to contain a......

 2020-11-27 02:17 

ABC News (US)

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Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day...

South Korea's daily virus tally is hovering above 500 for the second straight day, and the country's prime minister is urging the public to stay home this weekend to contain a viral resurgence...

 2020-11-27 00:02 

ABC News (US)

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UK asks regulator to assess AZ-Oxford vaccine amid questions...

The British government has formally asked the country's medicines regulator to assess whether a coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University should be authorized for use...

 2020-11-26 22:27 

AP

Wisconsin sees virus case decline, worry over holiday surge...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin reported a decline in coronavirus cases on Thursday, but health officials worried that holiday gatherings could undo recent progress in slowing infections.The......

 2020-11-26 22:24 

AP

Nebraska nurse dies of COVID-19 as cases surge...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska hospital is mourning the death of a nurse who died of the coronavirus as cases surge across the state.The nurse, who worked on a surgical unit at Immanuel......

 2020-11-26 22:03 

AP

More Missouri counties require masks amid virus surge...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — More Missouri counties are adding mask orders as virus cases and hospitalizations surge.Among them is Jefferson County, which approved a mask order on Wednesday, the third......

 2020-11-26 21:56 

ABC News (US)

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Thanksgiving travelers try to reach destinations, miss virus...

Thanksgiving travel is especially dicey this year as people fearful of rising coronavirus cases and deaths in some parts of the U.S. attempt to social distance while navigating crowds...

 2020-11-26 21:11 

AP

Iowa adds 41 virus deaths as new facilities report outbreaks...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa added 41 COVID-19 deaths Thursday as three more long-term care facilities reported virus outbreaks.KCCI reports that the Iowa Department of Public Health......

 2020-11-26 20:56 

AP

Hospitals using antibody therapy to help fight virus...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi hospitals are administering a new antibody therapy to coronavirus patients in hopes that it will improve outcomes and limit hospitalizations as new cases of......

 2020-11-26 20:55 

AP

Broncos: Lock safe after QB Driskel goes on COVID-19 list...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos No. 3 quarterback Jeff Driskel was placed on the COVID-19 list Thursday but contact tracing showed starter Drew Lock and the Broncos' other QBs weren't in......

 2020-11-26 20:21 

ABC News (US)

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VIRUS TODAY: Americans celebrate Thanksgiving differently...

Americans are celebrating their first Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season amid the coronavirus...

 2020-11-26 20:17 

Medscape

Incidence of Stroke, But Not MI, Increasing in Young People...

The incidence of stroke increased among younger adults in a retrospective study, while acute myocardial infarction, despite sharing many cardiovascular risk factors with stroke, did not change. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-11-26 19:22 

AP

COVID-19 remains biggest opponent for Big Ten football teams...

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic was considered by many coaches to be the biggest opponent for Big Ten Conference teams coming into this virus-delayed football season, and it......

 2020-11-26 19:00 

Men's Health News

Why All Your Favorite Athletes Are Selling Supplements Now...

It's not a coincidence that all your favorite athletes are selling supplements now. Here's why LeBron James, Tom Brady, and more are hopping on the trend....

 2020-11-26 18:50 

CBC

Federal official warns Canada will face 'logistical challenges' in deploying COVID-19 vaccine...

Federal officials sought to reassure Canadians today that Ottawa has a plan to procure and distribute millions of COVID-19 vaccines in early 2021, as the government's critics argue that Canada seems to be lagging other developed countries in planning ...

 2020-11-26 18:36 

AP

After downward tick in virus, Burgum says stay vigilant...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum implored the state to remain vigilant in preventing infections on the Thanksgiving holiday as the state reported a downward tick in coronavirus......

 2020-11-26 17:28 

CBC

AstraZeneca CEO says new global trial on COVID-19 vaccine likely...

AstraZeneca is likely to run an additional global trial to assess the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, the company's CEO tells Bloomberg....

 2020-11-26 17:08 

Men's Health News

The Creator of Entourage Just Said He Is 'Considering' a Revival of the Show...

Doug Ellin is open to the idea of bringing back his show 'Entourage', which originally ran for eight seasons and one movie, according to actor Kevin Dillon....

 2020-11-26 16:39 

USA Today

Here's how much exercise you should get a week, even during a pandemic, WHO says in new guidelines...

The World Health Organization released new guidelines on physical activity on Wednesday, urging people to ward off sedentary lifestyles....

 2020-11-26 16:36 

Medscape

Parents Complain That Pediatricians, Wary of COVID, Shift Sick Kids to Urgent Care...

Referrals of children to urgent care clinics or the ER have become so prevalent that the AAP came out with interim guidance on how practices can safely continue to see patients. Kaiser Health News...

 2020-11-26 16:34 

ABC News (US)

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Farm Rescue shifts to help farmers sickened by coronavirus...

A North Dakota-based volunteer organization that helps farmers when they are injured or otherwise impaired says it has helped a number of Midwest farmers who were incapacitated by the coronavirus...

 2020-11-26 16:07 

ABC News (US)

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Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines sideline staff...

Contact tracing and isolation protocols meant to contain the spread of the coronavirus are sidelining school employees and frustrating efforts to continue in-person learning...

 2020-11-26 16:00 

USA Today

'The dishes can wait, but the food can’t': Waiting too long to put away your Thanksgiving leftovers can make you sick...

A holiday season spike in food poisoning outbreaks occurs because of a bacteria that grows in cooked foods left at room temperature....

 2020-11-26 15:59 

Men's Health News

5 Common Pushup Mistakes, and How to Avoid Them in Your Workouts...

Kinesiologist Jeremy Ethier shared his best advice for fixing your pushup form and avoiding injury, including tips on hand and elbow placement, and tempo....

 2020-11-26 15:51 

Men's Health News

This Dad Built His Daughter the Ultimate Home Peloton Studio...

This father-daughter duo DIY'd the ultimate Peloton home studio in an unfinished part of the basement and shared how they built it....

 2020-11-26 15:40 

Men's Health News

QAnon Is Spreading a Bizarre and Dangerous Conspiracy Theory About a Drug Called Adrenochrome...

QAnon followers are spreading a dangerous conspiracy theory about adrenochrome, a drug they claim Hollywood elites harvest from blood for its health benefits....

 2020-11-26 15:38 

Medscape

New Study Pinpoints How Mediterranean Diet Reduces Diabetes Risk...

A 20-year follow-up of participants in the Women's Health Study unveils some of the mechanisms by which the Mediterranean diet is believed to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-11-26 15:38 

Men's Health News

40 Celebrities Reveal the First Jobs They Ever Worked...

These 40 famous men and women had normal day jobs before gaining fame, like Beyonce working at her mom's salon, Tiffany Haddish for Alaska Airlines, and more....

 2020-11-26 15:15 

Men's Health News

This Guy Carried a Full-Size Piano Up a Mountain for a Fitness Stunt...

The Welsh fitness fanatic hauled 400lb uphill for charity...

 2020-11-26 15:00 

Men's Health News

The Latest and Greatest Tech Gadgets to Improve Every Aspect of Your Life...

At home or on the move, the Men's Health Tech Guide has the best tech gadgets of 2020 to make 2021 a hell of a lot better. Check out the latest gadgets in market....

 2020-11-26 14:58 

AP

Hospitals brace for post-Thanksgiving COVID surge...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama hospitals are bracing for a post-holiday surge in COVID-19 cases since infections were already rising before Thanksgiving gatherings, hospital officials said.......

 2020-11-26 14:30 

Men's Health News

Aaron Yoder Smashes His World Record in the Backwards Mile...

Aaron Yoder broke his own backwards running mile world record on September 4 for the virtual 5th Avenue Mile....

 2020-11-26 14:25 

Medscape

Approval of COVID-19 Vaccines Will Change Nature of Clinical Trials...

Infectious disease experts agreed with ethicists that placebo-controlled trials would no longer be ethical, but said there are valid alternatives. Medscape Medical News...

 2020-11-26 14:08 

AP

Sitting for turkey? WHO reminds all to get more active...

GENEVA (AP) — As the coronavirus leaves many people housebound and many Americans sit to feast for Thanksgiving, the World Health Organization says people need to get more active, insisting that......

 2020-11-26 14:00 

Men's Health News

45 Days of Alicia Vikander's Tomb Raider Workout Helped This Woman Lose Weight and Build Muscle...

YouTuber Lexie Limitless spent 45 days following the grueling fitness regime and diet plan that actress Alicia Vikander used when playing Lara Croft....

 2020-11-26 14:00 

Men's Health News

40 Rules You Didn't Know Contestants on 'The Great British Bake Off' Have to Follow...

From 7 a.m. wake-up calls to one very specific rule about ovens, here's what you need to know before competing in 'The Great British Bake Off.'...

 2020-11-26 14:00 

Men's Health News

This Method Can Help to Fix Your Muscle Imbalances...

Biomechanics expert Greg Roskopf explains the MAT method for correcting muscle imbalances that have helped everyone from John Stockton to Bryson DeChambeau....

 2020-11-26 13:28 

Medscape

Need a COVID-19 Nurse? That'll Be $8,000 a Week...

Early in the pandemic, hospitals were competing for ventilators, COVID tests, and personal protective equipment. Now, sites across the country are competing for nurses. Kaiser Health News...

 2020-11-26 13:08 

ABC News (US)

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Sitting for turkey? WHO reminds all to get more active...

The World Health Organization says people need to get more active, insisting that up to 5 million deaths worldwide could be avoided each year if people would run, walk and simply move more...

 2020-11-26 13:08 

AP

Lack of snow in France moves World Cup ski races to Italy...

VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Two men's World Cup races scheduled in France next week were switched to Italy on Thursday because of a lack of snow.The International Ski Federation said Val......

 2020-11-26 12:29 

ABC News (US)

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Pubs to stay shut in many areas in new English virus curbs...

Most people in England will continue to face tight restrictions on socializing and business after a nationwide lockdown ends next week...

 2020-11-26 11:00 

USA Today

The demand for COVID-19 testing is up across the US, stressing labs and delaying results. Is it a sign of things to come?...

Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp said higher COVID-19 testing demand across the U.S. means results will take longer, possibly up to three days....

 2020-11-26 10:31 

USA Today

AstraZeneca manufacturing error raises questions about vaccine study results...

AstraZeneca and Oxford University acknowledged a manufacturing error that is raising questions about results of their experimental COVID-19 vaccine....

 2020-11-26 10:24 

ABC News (US)

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Africa CDC sees COVID-19 vaccinations in 2nd quarter of 2021...

Africa's top public health official says vaccinations against COVID-19 on the continent might not start until the second quarter of next year...

 2020-11-26 10:00 

USA Today

Officials worry about virus spread at restaurants, but failed contact tracing leaves diners in the dark...

Public health researchers are convinced indoor dining is a risky activity, but getting solid data to justify restaurant restrictions is difficult....

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