Daily Archives: March 4, 2020

Allergy ‘Rescue’ Shots May Work Better in Lower Thigh of Overweight Kids

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MONDAY, Feb. 25 (HealthDay News) — In overweight and obese children who suffer a severe allergic reaction, it may be more effective to inject epinephrine into the lower thigh rather than the upper thigh, according to a new study. Epinephrine is a medication used when a person has a serious, …

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US coronavirus: California’s first death was person who sailed on recent cruise

This nursing home has become the US epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, but patients' family members say they are left in the dark

The patient, whose name wasn’t released, was elderly and had underlying health conditions, and probably was exposed to the virus on a cruise from February 11 to 21 between San Francisco and Mexico, Placer County health officials said. A person from Sonoma County who was on the cruise has contracted …

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Wayne Rooney: ‘As a kid every half-time I argued with Ferguson’ | Football

Wayne Rooney says playing in midfield is physically easier: ‘There is not as much high-speed running.’

Four months on, the sight of Wayne Rooney in a Derby County tracksuit is still somewhat unusual. Even more so given he is discussing tackling Manchester United on Thursday, emitting a warm glow as he tries to sum up more than a decade at Old Trafford: 13 years, 12 trophies, …

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Get Ready for Summer Camp — and Allergies

News Picture: Get Ready for Summer Camp -- and Allergies

SUNDAY, Feb. 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) — It may still be winter, but it’s never too early to plan for your kids’ summer camp. And now’s the time to think about preparing them to handle allergies and allergic reactions, according to experts at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and …

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Why every smartphone needs a good screen protector

Google Pixel 3 XL

Smartphones are expensive. Even a mid-range device can run you several hundred dollars, to say nothing of all the costs associated with ownership. It should go without saying that you want to protect your investment however you can. That includes purchasing a screen protector. It is, at its core, a …

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In rare rebuke, Chief Justice Roberts slams Schumer for ‘threatening’ comments

In rare rebuke, Chief Justice Roberts slams Schumer for 'threatening' comments

WASHINGTON — Chief Justice John Roberts publicly chastised Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer Wednesday over comments Schumer made outside the court as the justices were hearing a case on abortion rights. Schumer, D-N.Y., suggested that President Donald Trump’s court appointees, Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, “won’t know what hit” them …

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Tottenham suffer Krul twist of fate as Norwich win FA Cup shootout | Football

Tottenham suffered a fourth defeat in a row as they were bundled out of the FA Cup by a resolute Norwich – the visitors, bottom of the Premier League, outlasting José Mourinho’s team to reach the quarter-finals for the first time since 1992. After Jan Vertonghen’s early goal was cancelled …

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Breastfeeding May Cut Kids’ Eczema Risk

News Picture: Breastfeeding May Cut Kids

SATURDAY, Feb. 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Children who were breastfed exclusively in their first few months of life were less likely to develop the chronic skin condition known as eczema, a new study finds. For the study, researchers analyzed data on the health, development and dietary patterns of 1,520 …

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Coronavirus: US airline CEOs meet with Trump to discuss outbreak

Coronavirus: US airline CEOs meet with Trump to discuss outbreak

President Donald Trump met with US airline CEOs on Wednesday to discuss the coronavirus outbreak. They discussed what airlines are doing to protect passengers, as well as how the airlines are weathering the significant impact to their businesses as demand for travel continues to plummet. Trump said the executives did …

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‘No Way Out’: In China, Coronavirus Takes Toll on Other Patients

‘No Way Out’: In China, Coronavirus Takes Toll on Other Patients

WUHAN, China — The 3-year-old boy was anxiously waiting for yet another round of chemotherapy. Then the new coronavirus outbreak hit, and doctors suddenly turned him away. The boy, Fu Haoran, who has leukemia, is one of many seriously ill people struggling to get urgent, lifesaving treatment as China pours …

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