Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Report: Seahawks fire security manager after arrest on child porn charges

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

The now-former employee reportedly had 25,000 images in his possession, as well as videos.

Instructions for making COVID-19 vaccine appointments in Houston area likely lead to a dead end

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

The Texas Department of State Health Services has designated Harris County Public Health, the Houston Health Department and Houston Methodist Hospital as vaccine hub providers. According to the state health department’s website, you must be one of the following in order to qualify for a vaccine from one of the hub providers: be a front-line healthcare worker work at a long-term care facility be 65 or older have a chronic medical condition that would make you prone to a severe illness There are n...

LPGA Solheim Cup Standings

Monday, January 11th, 2021

Angela Stanford, 106 6. Lexi Thompson, 106 8. Marina Alex, 101 9.

Riverside Health System’s frontline workers line up for COVID-19 shot

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. One frontline worker’s decision to roll up her sleeve was an easy one after witnessing unimaginable loss. I have seen firsthand as an ER nurse the devastation this virus has caused people and their families,” she said.

New Stay Safe Ohio Protocol Unveiled By Governor DeWine

Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Governor DeWine today unveiled the new Stay Safe Ohio Protocol. The protocol was developed in partnership with medical professionals across the state to inform Ohioans how to safely live with the virus.Governor DeWine announced today that the Ohio Department of Health will be extending the 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

How accurate are COVID-19 results?

Friday, October 16th, 2020

On Friday, the Indianapolis Colts announced four people within their organization tested positive for the coronavirus, only to send another update hours later saying those results were false positives. "Earlier this morning, we were informed that four individuals within the organization tested positive for COVID-19. The four positive samples were re-tested and have been confirmed negative," the team said in a statement.

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.