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Florida’s governor is not prioritising essential workers for vaccines, ignoring official advice. ‘I don’t think that’s the direction we want to go,’ he said.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says the state will not prioritise essential workers in the next round of coronavirus vaccinations. Instead, those over 70 years old will be next in line to be immunized. The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention advised Sunday that essential workers, such as firefighters and teachers, […]
Florida’s governor is not prioritising essential workers for vaccines, ignoring official advice. ‘I don’t think that’s the direction we want to go,’ he said.
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How to have an effective telehealth visit, according to 2 doctors

With routine medical care having to go remote during the coronavirus pandemic, telehealth is here to stay. Telehealth appointments have a similar format to an in-person visit, but there’s still a few adjustments you’ll probably need to make. Be sure to choose a private spot, and ensure that the visit […]
How to have an effective telehealth visit, according to 2 doctors
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Negative thinking linked to dementia later in life, study finds

A study found a link between repetitive negative thinking and dementia. The study, conducted on 360 people, found negative thinkers had increased deposits of two proteins responsible with Alzheimer’s disease. One of the authors said the results suggest meditation could hold more clinical benefits than we realise. The study had […]
Negative thinking linked to dementia later in life, study finds
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Experts answered the 16 burning questions you have about social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, from ‘Should I go out to dinner or the bar?’ to ‘Can I go to the gym?’

The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends “social distancing” to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Social distancing is a public health term used to describe taking intentional actions to track and prevent the spread of disease. It includes things like avoiding crowds and staying home […]
Experts answered the 16 burning questions you have about social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, from ‘Should I go out to dinner or the bar?’ to ‘Can I go to the gym?’