Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

What are the Denver Broncos being sprayed with, and does it kill coronavirus?

Friday, August 7th, 2020

The method is not yet supported by scientific data.

Clorox disinfecting wipes may not be fully restocked until 2021, CEO says

Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

It will be next year before store shelves are fully stocked with disinfecting wipes, Clorox CEO said in an interview with Reuters. Clorox, the world's largest producer of cleaning products, continues to struggle with demand of its products, particularly disinfecting wipes, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Disinfecting wipes, which are the hottest commodity in the business right now, will probably take longer because it’s a very complex supply chain to make them,” CEO Benno Dorer told Reuters.

Step inside the mist tunnel for your pre-concert sanitisation

Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Fans of the American Football team the Denver Broncos were bemused this week to see a short video on Twitter of players walking through a misting gate on their way onto the training pitch. If, on first look, it seemed as though the players were getting a quick blast of air-conned breeze to cool their bodies, then the caption to the four second video cleared up any confusion. They were in fact sanitising.

Health experts discuss importance of face masks, cloth vs. medical

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Of those surveyed in the Midwest, face mask approval jumped from 44% to 74%. Mask wearing and social distancing are the two best tools and really the only tools we have to prevent the spread,” explained Judy Burrows, public information officer at the Marathon County Health Department. All of us want out businesses to stay open.

The Real-Life Diet of Giants Offensive Lineman Andrew Thomas, the No. 4 Pick in This Year’s Draft

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

The former Georgia Bulldog is prepping for his first NFL season with burritos, Zoom meetings, and piano breaks.

Antonique Peterson, wife of Cardinals’ star CB, on front line of COVID-19 response

Saturday, June 20th, 2020

There are certain drives from the hospital to her home that have stuck with Antonique Peterson. They happened on days she was waiting to hear about her patients who took COVID-19 tests. Stuck in a world of unknown, behind the wheel, her mind would race.

McDermott: Plans will be in place in case of Bills COVID-19 case

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

He also said that the Bills will have plans in place in case there's a positive test with the Bills. "There's a pretty good chance this could come up here, in Buffalo, the better question is how are we going to respond and what is our plan? It's definitely unique in terms of preparing.

Amid pandemic, Ravens tight end Mark Andrews could emerge as a case study for at-risk players

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

Even as scientific research has accelerated to confront the virus, much of the knowledge so far draws from imperfect data samples, or from findings not yet peer-reviewed. A May study by French researchers, which found that one in 10 coronavirus patients with diabetes died within the first seven days of hospitalization, and that one in five needed a ventilator to breathe, had a pool composed overwhelmingly of patients with Type 2 diabetes, which is prevalent among those affected by obesity.

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Thursday, June 11th, 2020

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Washington County has entered ‘Phase 1.’ Here’s what that means

Monday, June 1st, 2020

Barbershops, restaurants and gyms are reopening across the county, but here's what you need to know before you go. Starting Monday, June 1, Washington County has officially entered the first phase of reopening, but while the No Contact order may be lifted for county residents, things won't be back to normal for some time. Under Phase 1, some restrictions will be lifted for certain businesses, but gatherings will still be limited to small groups and people are advised to limit interactions as muc...