Monday, April 19, 2021

Health

  • US will boost 'Do Not Travel' advisories to 80% of world over COVID-19 risk 20 April 2021 01:50 Channel News Asia WASHINGTON: The US State Department said on Monday (Apr 19) it will boost its "Do Not Travel" guidance to about 80 per cent of countries worldwide, citing "unprecedented risk to travellers" from the COVID-19 pandemic. "This update …
  • India’s Capital Shuts Down as Pandemic Chokes Health Care System 20 April 2021 01:47 Voice of America NEW DELHI - India’s capital, New Delhi, has announced a six-day lockdown as the city’s health system became overwhelmed after a record spike in cases of COVID-19. As India reels under a second wave of the pandemic, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson …
  • OSU-CHS Tops U.S. News & World Report Rankings 19 April 2021 23:25 GTR Newspapers WIINING TEAM: Dr. Kayse Shrum (center), immediate past president of the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, gathers with medical students Samuel Shepard (left), Abbey Stephens, Rachel Ammons and Adrianna Elbon. Oklahoma State University …
  • ‘The Putin Regime Is Trying to Kill Him.’ Alexei Navalny’s Ailing Health Is Worrying the World 19 April 2021 23:15 TIME Magazine Alexei Navalny, the Russian opposition figure and Kremlin antagonist, has been moved into a prison hospital, Russia’s state penitentiary service (FSIN) said on Monday, after doctors warned he was in extremely poor health and could have only days to live. …
  • More Exercise Lowers Risk of Severe COVID-19 20 April 2021 02:06 WebMD April 19, 2021 -- Add another potential benefit to getting the recommended amount of physical activity each week: people who exercised regularly and then tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 were less likely to experience more severe COVID-19 outcomes, a new …