July 2021 / 52 posts found

Tens of thousands of New Yorkers are making the move to Florida due to the coronavirus pandemic – ABC7 New York

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More than 33,500 New Yorkers have moved to Florida in the last 10 months, according to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. This content was originally published here.

Why JOMO Is Worth Embracing According To A Functional Medicine Expert | Dr. Will Cole

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     1.   JOMO can enhance your mindfulness Social events, work, family activities, and the general busyness of life leaves little room for meal planning and grocery shopping. Sometimes, you might even eat on the road and be tempted to grab whatever you can in an attempt to curb your rumbling stomach. However, when you pair down your schedule you leave room to enjoy your food. By embracing JOMO you’ll have more time to consider what type of meals you are making and give your body time to chew with intention and let your digestion do its work in […]

Learn How To Use Frozen Lemons To Defeat Diabetes, Cancer And Obesity – Viral Hatch

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When life gives you lemons, freeze them. You can always grind frozen lemons, and use their zesty hint in your foods. Do not forget, lemons are packed with vitamin C. The highest concentrations of nutrients are found in the skin of this fruit. Given that we usually throw the peel, we practically do not get the maximum of this fruit. Lemon skin is often removed, because of its bitter taste. Consider using every part of the lemon in order to get more vitamins and minerals. Lemons pack healthy amounts of vitamins A, B6, C, and E, folate, calcium, copper, iron, […]

White House and Pelosi aides test positive for coronavirus amid Texas lawmakers’ D.C. visit

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WASHINGTON — A White House staffer and a senior communications aide to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have tested positive for Covid-19 after being fully vaccinated, a White House official and a spokesman for the California Democrat confirmed Tuesday. Pelosi’s aide received the diagnosis after coming in contact with members of the Texas Legislature last week, the speaker’s spokesman, Drew Hammill, said. The aide “has had no contact with the speaker since exposure,” Hammill said. Additionally, the entire press office was working remotely Tuesday, with the exception of those who had no exposure to the aide or have recently tested negative, […]

Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene for Posting Coronavirus Misinformation – The New York Times

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In a statement, Ms. Greene said Silicon Valley companies were working with the White House to attack free speech. “These Big Tech companies are doing the bidding of the Biden regime to restrict our voices and prevent the spread of any message that isn’t state-approved,” she said. Twitter took action after President Biden called on social media companies to do more to combat the spread of vaccine misinformation on their platforms. On Friday, Mr. Biden said that sites like Facebook were “killing people” by allowing misinformation to flourish unchallenged, adding, “Look, the only pandemic we have is among the unvaccinated, […]

Woman, 20, with Type 1 diabetes dies after failing to take her insulin because she ‘didn’t do needles’

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The parents of a 20-year-old girl with Type 1 diabetes have spoken movingly about after she died at a friend’s house. Headstrong Natasha Horne had gone from a size 22 to a size 10 in six months, having refused to take her insulin to allow her to live life to the full. Her approach to the condition saw her clash with her parents and she suffered three three life-threatening DKA (diabetic ketoacidosis) attacks. Tragically, on Saturday, August 22, less than a year after diagnosis parents Jackie, 43, and rig worker Stephen, 44, received the news that their daughter had passed […]

U.S. gymnast catches COVID days before opening ceremony as coronavirus chips away at Olympic teams – CBS News

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Tokyo — With just four days to go until the opening ceremony, the COVID-19 pandemic is casting an ever longer shadow over the Tokyo Summer Olympics. Officials have reported at least 12 new coronavirus cases connected with the Games since Sunday, including a U.S. gymnast and the first cases among athletes inside the Olympic village. Several of the latest COVID-related losses will be felt sorely by Team USA.  On Monday, the Japanese city hosting the U.S. gymnastics team for pre-Games training said a female gymnast from the team had tested positive. The name of the athlete, who is in her teens, […]

Keep wearing masks to slow spread of Covid, scientists warn Britons | Coronavirus | The Guardian

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Scientists have strongly endorsed the continued wearing of masks in enclosed public spaces over summer. As Covid-19 cases continue to spiral, face coverings offer people the most robust way of limiting the spread of the disease in cafes, theatres and restaurants, they said last week. Rates of new Covid-19 cases topped 50,000 a day last week, leading scientists and health experts to warn that the country could be forced into a lockdown later this year as rising numbers of infections look likely to continue until autumn. In these circumstances, they said, wearing of masks should be continued despite the government’s […]

Biz Markie, who rapped the classic song Just A Friend, dies at 57 from complications of diabetes | Daily Mail Online

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Biz Markie, the rapper who rose to fame with the one-hit wonder Just A Friend, has died at age 57. The hip-hop legend died at a Baltimore hospital on Friday night from complications of diabetes, TMZ reports. Although Markie was best known for his instantly catching song and other tunes, he inadvertently helped to end an era of unchecked sampling in hip-hop as the result of a 1991 lawsuit against him. End of an era: The rapper Biz Markie, who rose to fame with the one-hit wonder Just A Friend, died Friday at age 57 from complications related to his type […]

Quarantine to remain for vaccinated UK travellers returning from France | Coronavirus | The Guardian

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Travellers returning to England from France will still be forced to quarantine next week even if they are double-vaccinated, after ministers made a last-minute change to rules due to come into force from Monday. From 19 July, all Britons who have had two Covid jabs heading back from amber list countries were told they would not need to complete up to 10 days’ isolation at home. That will remain the case for all those countries apart from France. The Guardian revealed earlier this week there was concern over the country given the rise in cases of the Beta variant – […]