Essential masks to stop COVID in gyms, studies show

[ad_1] By Robin Foster HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY February 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) If you think it’s safe to exercise without your mask in a gym during the pandemic, two new government reports show you were wrong. The coronavirus outbreaks at fitness centers in Chicago and Honolulu last summer were likely …

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Teething makes babies cranky, but not sick: review

[ad_1] By Amy NortonHealthDay reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) – Teething can make babies miserable, but it rarely causes fevers above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, or any other sign of illness, according to a new review. The analysis, published online February 18 in the journal Pediatrics, found that more …

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Study investigates racial discrimination in the rental process

[ad_1] Economists and city planners generally agree that local sources of pollution have a disproportionate impact on racial minorities in the United States. The reasons are largely unclear, but a University of Illinois study provides new insight into the matter. “Our work finds experimental evidence that racial discrimination in the …

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As climate change extends allergy season, pollen travels further

[ad_1] By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY February 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) If you suffer from the itching, sneezing, and wheezing of seasonal allergies, you are probably painfully aware that the pollen season starts earlier and lasts longer than ever before. It’s a result of climate change, and new research …

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Investigation: Asthma control is still poor

[ad_1] 1 in 4 asthma patients seek emergency treatment By Salynn BoylesWebMD Health News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD February 18, 2010 – Asthma patients know more about controlling their disease than ten years ago and have better drugs to do it. But a new national survey finds little decline …

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