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    Ironman World Championship departs from Hawaii for the first time

    The Ironman World Championship is being held outside Hawaii for the first time in four decades ByThe Associated Press September 24, 2021, 8:46 pm • read 2 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Kailua-Kona, Hawaii — The Ironman World Championship will be held outside airy For the first time in four decades, uncertainty […] More

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    Civil rights complaint targets Idaho health care rationing

    BOISE, Idaho — An advocacy group for older adults has filed a civil rights complaint against Idaho over “crisis standards of care” guidelines for hospitals that are overwhelmed by patients. coronavirus global pandemic. The Justice in Aging group on Tuesday asked the US Department of Health and Human Services to investigate Idaho Health care The […] More

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    Second Tennessee judge blocks Gov. Lee’s mask opt-out

    A federal judge has dealt a second blow to Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s controversial order allowing parents to opt out of school mask requirements By KIMBERLEE KRUESI Associated Press September 24, 2021, 6:14 pm • read 3 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Nashville, Tenn. — A federal judge on Friday dealt a […] More

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    Explainer: Who is eligible for Pfizer booster shots in the US?

    Millions of Americans are now eligible to receive a Pfizer booster shot to help increase their protection against the worst effects of the coronavirus. By Carla K. Johnson AP Medical Writer September 24, 2021, 5:36 pm • read 4 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Millions of Americans are now eligible to receive […] More

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    France, Germany name WHO chief Tedros for second term

    Germany and France say they and other EU countries have nominated Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for a second term as director-general of the World Health Organization. By Jamie Keaton Associated Press 24 September 2021, 10:40 am • read 2 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Geneva – Germany and France He said he […] More

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    Polish protesters warn a health care crisis is brewing

    WARSAW, Poland – When a priest arrives at a hospital in Chorzow to perform a funeral, nurse Marius Strug can see the fear in the eyes of dying patients. “After the rites, they knew what was happening,” he said. But there is no psychologist available to console the patients. Strug and another nurse would try […] More

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    Providers challenge US law banning vaccine-only mandate

    Medical providers and Montana residents with compromised immune systems are challenging the only law in the US that prohibits employers from administering vaccines to employees By Amy Beth Hanson Associated Press September 23, 2021, 7:08 pm • read 4 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Helena, Mont. Medical providers and Montana residents with […] More

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    First Florida school district gets US cash for virus mask vote

    A Florida school district has received cash from President Joe Biden’s administration for state pay cuts imposed on the board’s vote for a student anti-coronavirus mask mandate ByThe Associated Press September 23, 2021, 7:08 pm • read 2 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Gainesville, Fla. — A Florida The school district has […] More

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    Philanthropists pledge billions during UN meeting

    Bill & Melinda Gates’ private foundation announced Thursday that it will spend more than $900 million over the next five years to curb global malnutrition. By HALELUYA HADERO AP Business Writer September 23, 2021, 5:37 pm • read 3 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail this article Restricted for Thursday, 1:30 PM EST The Bill […] More

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    CDC consultants try to work out details of booster shots

    With booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine now authorized in the US, government advisers have regrouped to tackle the most controversial question yet: Who should really roll up their sleeves right away By Lauren Niergaard and Mike Stobe AP Medical Writers September 23, 2021, 4:50 pm • read 4 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail […] More

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    CDC consultants try to work out details of booster shots

    With booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine now authorized in the US, government advisers have regrouped to tackle the most controversial question yet: Who should really roll up their sleeves right away By Lauren Niergaard and Mike Stobe AP Medical Writers September 23, 2021, 4:17 pm • read 3 minutes share on facebookshare on Twitteremail […] More

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