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Early registration will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. and from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the law office of Debbie Britt, 302 Plantation Chase, St. Simons Island. ...

That’s the kind of precise, data-driven approach the startup Figur8 is bringing to musculoskeletal diagnosis and treatment. The company, founded by CEO ...

One school, P.S. 79 in East Harlem, was closed on Monday and had transitioned to fully remote learning for 10 days, according to the city’s Covid-19 case map ...

Go Red for Women Southern Arizona also seeks to broaden the reach of American Heart Association education programs and launch a new emphasis on Science, ...

Central Oregon health departments reported three of the 25 deaths were residents of the region, two from Deschutes County, bringing the county’s tally to 102 ...

This marks the second week in a row that Missoula County has seen record-high numbers related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Story Highlights: The Missoula ...

The survey revealed that 15.5 million younger adults (<65 years) and 2.3 million seniors were unable to pay for at least one doctor-prescribed medication ...

“Utah is one of the fastest-growing areas in the country, and the state’s need for healthcare continues to increase,” said Sam Hazen, chief executive ...

He said the policy wouldn’t be changed unless the district was required to do so by the Oklahoma State Department of Health. Story Highlights: This year, ...

Included on the Smile SBC website are resources for people looking for oral health information for themselves and their family, such as how to find a dentist ...

No other students had been around her within weeks of her diagnosis, they said. Story Highlights: The school said it was informed of the death Sept. 11. ...

Monoclonal antibodies are laboratory-made proteins that mimic the immune system’s ability to fight off harmful viruses. They are specifically designed to ...

District officials have delayed the full implementation of its testing plan, saying it will not be in place until the end of September, more than a month ...

“And help them reduce the risk of injury and heart attack.” Story Highlights: “We provide a range of screening services that help hunters ensure they are ...

They said they have been made aware of 66,217 laboratory-confirmed breakthrough COVID cases in fully vaccinated New Yorkers ages 12 or older. This equates to ...

ALASKA HOSPITAL IMPLEMENTS CRISIS STANDARDS OF CARE DUE TO STRAINED RESOURCES Story Highlights: Nebraska initially discontinued the dashboard on June 30, ...

The executive order follows an Aug. 26 declaration of a hospital staffing emergency in Nebraska. Story Highlights: If the ratio of patients hospitalized ...

968 people are hospitalized due to the virus, with 278 in ICU beds. There are 63 available adult ICU beds out of 651 total (10% availability) and 330 ...

The pandemic has revealed gaping holes and vulnerabilities in our supply chains – perhaps none more critical than our medical supply chain. Story ...

“All of the low-hanging fruit has already been harvested. It’s the tough customers that are left now,” said Gretchen Chapman, a professor of social and ...

It wasn’t immediately clear whether the deaths were recent. Story Highlights: Alaska on Monday reported five more deaths from COVID-19 as the number of ...

“We are completely in person. We do have a few that have chosen the virtual program, but that’s a very limited number of students and that program is full ...

“Our state literally shrunk in 2020,” state health officer Dr. Scott Harris said at a Covid briefing. He said it’s the first time in the state’s recorded ...

Ryan, who’s running for Senate in Ohio, is among dozens of federal lawmakers who have announced they have tested positive over the course of the pandemic and ...

Sam Lean, Roots N Blues digital marketing manager, said their goal is to help make people feel more comfortable about attending such a large event. Story ...

On Monday, Pfizer announced positive results from its vaccine trial in children ages 5-11. The company said it will seek FDA approval for emergency use ...

Hive began posting patient names, Social Security numbers and medical information on September 9, said Farzan.   Story Highlights: According to reporting ...

According to the website, a show featuring Pat Benetar and Neil Giraldo that had been scheduled for Oct. 11 has been canceled. A number of other shows have ...

Dr. Andrew Pavia, infectious disease physician at University of Utah Health, noted the increasing transmission rate is largely being driven by the return to ...

Maribeth Guarino, health care advocate with OSPIRG, said the nonprofit advocacy group looked at 8,000 bankruptcy filings in 2019. The report gives insight ...

Story Highlights: The new restrictions would replace a series of travel bans imposed during the Trump administration that limit travel into the U.S. ...

Union County Public Schools has not yet released details on the new policy, which was discussed in closed session Monday morning. The school board also ...

Texas among states seeing hospital bed space shortage Story Highlights: “… We are not past this surge yet,” the City of Austin and Travis County ...

Georgia and other Southern states are expected to get less supply of the monoclonal antibody drugs while the shortage continues. Story Highlights: About ...

COVID-19 has killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu did Story Highlights: Ryan says he is quarantining at his home in Howland and ...

“Financially, if they eliminate elective surgeries, whether they be the same day surgery or an overnight surgery, they are really going to destroy the ...

What You Need To Know Story Highlights: Being hit especially hard are school-age kids, who for more than a year have been either learning from home or ...

“Right now we’re still approaching the COVID situation as a pandemic. There is definitely some thought in the scientific community that there’s going to be a ...

LDH reported an additional 71,529 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,275,281 doses, including ...

State health officials report 63 new recoveries in Scioto County. 8,248 total recoveries have been reported throughout the pandemic for the county Story ...

A board-certified physician assistant, Miller practices outpatient urology. He received his master’s degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health ...

“We’re committed to making Catholic Health the most patient-centered health care system on Long Island,” Catholic Health President and CEO Dr. Patrick ...

Miri brings long and deep technology and security experience to his new role. He arrives at Baptist Health most recently from Texas, where he served as chief ...

The VDH says 281 of those new cases and one of those new deaths are from the following localities in the New River Health District: Story Highlights: ...

The VDH says 281 of those new cases and one of those new deaths are from the following localities in the New River Health District: Story Highlights: ...

Brown County has had 44 of south-central Minnesota’s 271 confirmed COVID-19 deaths during the pandemic. Story Highlights: The person, between 55-59 years ...

The state says that the error has been fixed. The dashboard now shows 71 schools reporting zero cases and 1,820 schools reporting at least one case. State ...

“Right now we’re still approaching the COVID situation as a pandemic. There is definitely some thought in the scientific community that there’s going to be a ...

Available for download in the Apple and Google app stores, the CloseKnit platform offers care all-day, every day from credentialed providers. When needed, ...

Hospitalizations; however, are trending upward. There are 961 hospital patients. The number of patients in intensive care stands at 287 patients and 160 are ...

There is no deadline to apply and applicants will have the ability to open a case. The death certificate must indicate the death was attributed to COVID-19, ...

According to the health department, between March 1, 2020 and Sept. 16, 2020, Luce Mackinac, Alger and Schoolcraft counties had a total of 103 cases of ...

Damon’s winning profile was on Kenneth Blane, a Newport man seeking to put his troubles with the law in the past while looking ahead to an artistic future.  ...

The program is Greenwood County School District 50’s newest magnet program, with its first cohort beginning this school year. Story Highlights: Northside ...

Garen Rhome, administrator with the Harrison County Health Department, said the problem is widespread. Story Highlights: ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Area hospitals ...

There were 18 new positive cases reported Saturday and 16 new cases reported on Sunday. There were 262 active cases in the county as of Sunday — down from ...

The Flagler County school district reported an additional 87 cases, bringing its total to 1,135.  Story Highlights: At the same time last year, the ...

In their article, Johnson and Barroso explored the implications of COVID-19 in the field of nutrition, specifically among adults residing in long-term care, ...

“We have seen all too often criminals who engage in health care fraud – stealing from taxpayers while jeopardizing the health of Medicare and Medicaid ...

The infected traveler flew in last Monday, the first day of newly resumed commercial flights from Honolulu to Pago Pago. The route had been suspended since ...

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine works in children ages 5 to 11 Story Highlights: The hospital confirmed to FOX 8 Monday the procedures are being ...

During the “Healthcare Interoperability: Are your medical devices EMR ready?” webinar jointly organised by Philips and HIMSS, the design development and ...

The researchers found that opioid overdose death rates for 2018 and 2019 were 38.3 and 39.5 per 100,000, respectively, with no significant change from 2018 ...

Last month, Mark Hubbard, a spokesperson for the local long-term care facility, said many of the infections were breakthrough cases occurring in residents ...

The requirement will ease travel restrictions that limited entry into the United States in many cases for non-citizens who had recently been in 33 countries, ...

As of Monday morning, there are 291 COVID-19 patients isolated in Lee Health hospitals (inpatient). Of those patients, 9 of them are children being treated ...

The U.S. will ease travel restrictions for international visitors who are vaccinated against Covid-19 in November, including those from the U.K. and EU, the ...

“We do have about 40% of all of our positive tests in the last seven days, were from individuals aged zero to 17,” Lynes said. “We also encourage our ...

“2020 was a rough year on most industries and agriculture was no exception,” Agricultural Commissioner Koren Widdel told the San Mateo County Board of ...

Ayers of Springfield succumbed Sept. 3 after her family believes she caught the virus while visiting an unvaccinated friend in Mississippi, NBC’s “Today” ...

The board is made up of nine members, five of whom the governor has the power to appoint. The Legislature picks the remaining four. Story Highlights: The ...

Testing will be held each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at Lincoln School, located next to Van Devender Middle School. Details and a QR code for ...

In the interview, Nguyen said HUHS has not yet identified any case in which someone was infected through exposure in the classroom. Story Highlights: ...

The 7th annual Mental Health Expo will be held virtually on Sept. 21 at Iowa State. This is the second year that the event will be held virtually. Story ...

Currently, children as young as 12-years-old can be vaccinated. “Children under the age of 12 are not eligible for this vaccine and have no way to protect ...

Typically, patients with brain cancer will undergo surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy—treatments that can come with many side effects that a nurse ...

The nine-room observation unit gives patients access to additional medical testing as well as consults with physical therapists, cardiologists, and ...

There are currently 5,675 active cases in the state, with 85 per cent under the age of 50. Story Highlights: The state has also recorded another death, ...

A big part of the issue with the modestly increasing vaccination rates in the U.S. is widespread skepticism, often fueled by misinformation campaigns. To ...

It is the first time new case numbers has dropped below 1,000 since August 27. Story Highlights: The total number of deaths in NSW since the start of the ...

The 27-year-old is in Italy for the International Swimming League (ISL) and posted on social media saying she was moved to hospital yesterday for further ...

A day after Gov. Ron DeSantis pledged to “fight like hell” to maintain Florida’s supply of monoclonal antibody treatments for people with COVID-19, ...

CWA has said it would strike if a deal is not reached. Story Highlights: In a statement released Sunday, Catholic Health says talks with CWA this weekend ...

Rock told Jimmy Fallon on an episode of “The Tonight Show” in May that he received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, and joked that he used his star status ...

“Hey guys I just found out I have COVID, trust me you don’t want this. Get vaccinated,” he told his 5.2 million followers. Story Highlights: The ...

People in Bayside, Blacktown, Burwood, Campbelltown, Canterbury-Bankstown, Cumberland, Fairfield, Georges River, Liverpool, Parramatta, Strathfield and ...

Tests completed: 29,906 Story Highlights: Here are some other key pandemic indicators and figures from the Ministry of Health’s daily provincial update: ...

The health department is asking a Jefferson County judge both to order the three schools to comply with the mask mandate and to order the schools to give ...

There will be drive-thru clinics at the Aurora Municipal Center at 15151 E. Alameda Parkway, open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and at the Southwest Plaza Mall at ...

Mississippi has the highest death toll per capita from Covid-19 in the United States, according to data from Johns Hopkins University on Saturday. Nearly one ...

Saturday’s data increased the county’s cumulative totals to 348,850 cases and 4,006 fatalities since the pandemic began. Story Highlights: SAN DIEGO ...

The group is expected to remain on active duty until the end of the year. Story Highlights: The Guard announced Friday that about 50 of its members are ...

The case was presented by the Metropolitan Enforcement Group of Southwestern Illinois. Story Highlights: Kenyadda R. Wells, 22, of Indianapolis, was ...

You might say, “so what that we are all sinners”? The big issue is that the scripture also teaches us in that same book of Romans that “the wages of sin is ...

For more than 10 years, Marak has specialized in pulmonary and critical care medicine, two of the specialties seeing the most effects of the pandemic. Marak ...

Brian Pingry served the residents of Southwest Florida for seven years, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Story Highlights: A Florida Highway ...

Right-wing activist Laura Loomer, from Florida, claims she has “brutal” symptoms from the virus and she is suffering from body aches and nausea. Story ...

It’s helped the hospital identify more with its purpose, Dean said. Story Highlights: Eighteen of Dean’s 22 months at SGMC have been spent battling the ...

“Visiting the State Fair is a long-standing tradition for so many families,” said Marlene Jolliffe, the fair’s executive director. “We’re excited to return ...

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