Daily Archives: March 3, 2020

Billy Sharp header takes Sheffield United past Reading after extra time | Football

The door to European football remains open to Sheffield United on two fronts. They may not need to win the FA Cup to saunter through it but Chris Wilder’s team are in the last eight after the substitute Billy Sharp breached an obstinate Reading midway through extra time. The second-tier …

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Single Moms Often Put Kids’ Health Care First, Study Finds

News Picture: Single Moms Often Put Kids

TUESDAY, Feb. 26, 2019 (HealthDay News) — When times are tough, single moms tend to spend more on their children’s health care than on their own, a new study finds. But two-parent families are less likely to make that change, the researchers said. The study looked at how losing a …

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How to make homemade hand sanitizer amid coronavirus outbreak

How to make homemade hand sanitizer amid coronavirus outbreak

Call it the Purell panic. People are hoarding gel-based hand sanitizers to ward off coronavirus, so some enterprising home chemists are making their own germ killers with some not-so-magic ingredients and simple how-to guides. A self-proclaimed Forbes “lifehack contributor,” TJ McCue, read the ingredients on his own empty bottle of …

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Virus-Hit Foxconn To Resume Normal Production In China By March’s End

Virus-Hit Foxconn To Resume Normal Production In China By March's End

Taiwan’s Foxconn will return to its expected production levels in China by the end of March, following a severe drop reportedly attributed to the coronavirus. That’s primarily due to the indirect impacts of the virus, the company says. Specifically, travel restrictions and an extended Lunar New Year break have resulted …

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Divorce Made Easier on Kids

News Picture: One Plus of Texting, Social Media: Divorce Made Easier on Kids

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 26, 2019 (HealthDay News) — There’s lots to be concerned about when it comes to kids and modern forms of communication, such as social isolation and cyberbullying. But a new study reports a bright side to all that texting and social media — it …

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Team manager Thomas ‘Snacks’ Lee eats up fame from big 3

Team manager Thomas 'Snacks' Lee eats up fame from big 3

Over the last 24 hours, life has changed for Thomas “Snacks” Lee, the Jackson State men’s basketball team manager who went viral after connecting on a 3-pointer from Steph Curry range in Monday’s 76-56 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Senior Day. Lee, suiting up for the first time, came in …

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England grandmaster Manu Tuilagi looking to checkmate Wales | Sport

It has been a strange Six Nations but stand by for the most improbable news of the lot. A craze for playing chess – yes, chess – is sweeping through the England amp and there is an unexpected candidate for the grandmaster. Step forward Manu Tuilagi, vying to be English …

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As Coronavirus Disrupts Factories, India Curbs Exports of Key Drugs

As Coronavirus Disrupts Factories, India Curbs Exports of Key Drugs

MUMBAI, India — The spreading coronavirus may soon affect people’s health in a different way: The outbreak is now starting to hurt the supply of essential drugs. Drug makers are struggling to get vital raw ingredients for common antibiotics and vitamins from Chinese factories, which were closed for weeks as …

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Want to Help Keep Diabetes at Bay? Brush & Floss

No Reason for 45% of Antibiotic Prescriptions

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, March 3, 2020 (HealthDay News) — There’s a new, unexpected reason to keep your pearly whites gleaming: avoiding diabetes. New research found that people who regularly brush their teeth three times a day reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes. The …

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Sound of Mother’s Voice in Womb May Aid Fetal Brain Growth

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By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Babies may get a brain boost in the womb when they hear the voices and heartbeats of their mothers, a new study suggests. Researchers studying premature babies in the hospital found that the sound centers in the babies’ brains …

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