A plan approved Tuesday comes as the Trump administration said everyone 65 and older, and adults with serious medical conditions, should now qualify for shots.
Some Americans should receive the first COVID-19 vaccine as soon as Monday, providing a glimmer of hope nearly a year into the worsening pandemic.
The White House coronavirus task force issued extremely dire warnings to states in weekly reports this week, urging public health officials to circumvent state and local policies amid record high cases, hospitalizations and deaths, as well as fears of a surge upon a surge following Thanksgiving.
John Fleck, who had children ages 14 and 16, died at age 54 in April.
Steve Uttech, who was enjoying retirement, died at age 69 in October.
The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has asked for help from the public in in identifying a man who was found unconscious along Green Bay Road in Somers Tuesday afternoon.
Dogs can also develop behavioral changes such as confusion, increased vocalization, anxiety, changes in sleep cycles and house soiling. Older people can develop what we term as “senility.” In dogs, we term that behavior as canine cognitive disorder. This disorder should only be considered when other medical conditions have been ruled out. Be sure to talk to your veterinarian for advice on caring for your senior dog.
Gambling exists in every state, even Hawaii and Utah, where gambling is prohibited by law. But not all gamblers are the same. “Recreational” or “social” gamblers, for instance, buy the occasional lottery ticket, take the rare casino trip or bet small stakes in fantasy sports. But they also are mentally able to quit at any point and prevent catastrophic financial loss.
How do you tell the difference between a kid who just has a ton of energy and one who has a problem that needs to be addressed?
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 17- year-old son has anxiety that seems to worsen by the day, but he refuses to go to counseling. Should I take him to his doctor? Would medication be a reasonable option?
TRUMP: "We will always protect patients with pre-existing conditions, always." — Michigan rally.
Dear Doctor: I’m a white man in my mid-40s, and I have significant dark areas under and around my eyes. I feel awkward inquiring about this, b…
Providers ask about patients’ home environments, assess their gait, order lab tests if needed and discuss medication, vision and other risk factors.
TRUMP: "The next major priority for me, and for all of us, should be to lower the cost of health care and prescription drugs, and to protect patients with pre-existing conditions." — State of the Union address.
Holiday drinking brings good cheer, but it can also be a sign of problem drinking.