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By Syndicated Content Dec 2, 2021 | 5:04 AM By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government will require private health insurance companies to reimburse customers for the cost of over-the-counter at-home COVID-19 tests under new measures to combat the pandemic that President J...


Written by Mat Lecompte Published on November 26, 2021 Taking 10,000 steps per day is a great goal. It’s a nice, round number that is easy to remember, but it can be a little daunting for some. But why has it become the benchmark for steps? Is it backed by scientific evidence or recomme...


On the Shelf The Death of My Father the Pope: A Memoir By Obed Silva MCD: 304 pages, $27 If you buy books linked on our site, The Times may earn a commission from Bookshop.org, whose fees support independent bookstores. “I take it death can’t be so bad, on account that we all must die,” O...


It sounds simple enough: To lose weight, you expend more calories than you take in—a.k.a. you create a calorie deficit. If you were to judge this weight loss tip on social media chatter, it would probably rank pretty high in ways to shed pounds. But it can also bring more attention than necessary t...


WASHINGTON, Dec 2 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden on Thursday laid out his strategy to fight the Omicron and Delta coronavirus variants over the winter, including free and insurer-funded at-home COVID-19 testing and new requirements for international travelers. The U.S. government will require priv...


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An efficient metabolism is essential for achieving healthy weight loss with ease, naturally increasing the calories you burn throughout the day and allowing you to maintain the necessary deficit to see results more quickly. The speed of your metabolism is determined by a variety of factor...


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Church Street in downtown Burlington was bustling Saturday afternoon as folks planned their Thanksgiving gatherings amid a Covid-19 surge. Photo by Rachel Nostrant/VTDigger As Vermont continues to battle rising cases and hospitalizations associated with a surge of the Delta variant of Covid-1...


Five years ago, the number of children without health insurance in the United States reached a historic low, dipping below 5%. I was a new pediatrician and mother at the time. I distinctly remember feeling this was a sign of prosperity for the country my son would grow up in. Sadly, rates of uninsu...


Published December 2, 2021 5:12PM Updated 5:58PM Teen develops life-saving Code Blue app Kimberly Kuizon reports PALMETTO, Fla. - At Buffalo Creek Middle School, 13-year-old Jace Billingsley is doing more than his daily classwork. "Creating something that could help save someone'...


Breathless, Gemma Roberts knows the road to recovery will be a long one. For at least the next few months, the four walls of her front room will be her reality. Unable to move far after spending two months unconscious on a ventilator, she's totally reliant on her fiancé, Sophie, as she battles agai...


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If you are overweight or obese, you must have tried several methods of losing weight, including the use of supplements without success. This is because most people who create these supplements for weight loss programs are just after money. Fortunately, we now have a natural product that can help y...


Just reading the word “stress” can you make you feel the unpleasant symptoms that come with it: your pulse quickens and your mood takes a turn for the worse as your body begins to feel torn and frayed. And common wisdom suggests that stress sends your blood pressure skyrocketing, too. Cleveland C...