Fearless Forecast Week 4: 101 Total Yds, 2 Rec, TD
Projected Points: 17.1
During an election year in which mail-in voting has become a hot button topic, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease specialist, discussed when it's OK to go to the polls, in an interview with ABC News' Start Here podcast. As we head into Fall, Dr. Fauci has been reiterating following the fundamentals.
Vaccines have significantly reduced the prevalence of diseases. Since discovering the first smallpox vaccine, hundreds of millions of lives have been saved worldwide because of strong and trusted vaccination plans. There is an abundance of data to support that vaccines are one of the most successful and cost-effective ways to prevent diseases.
The very first indication a young person has COVID-19 can be a particularly devastating symptom: A stroke. Researchers analyzed 10 studies involving 160 patients who'd suffered a stroke along with COVID-19; they found that half of the patients under age 50 had no other symptoms before their stroke occurred. "One of the most eye-opening findings of this study is that for patients under 50 years old, many were totally asymptomatic when they had a stroke related to COVID-19, [which] means that, for these patients, the stroke was their first symptom of the disease," said the study's lead author Dr. Luciano Sposato, an associate professor and chair in stroke research at Western University in Ontario, Canada.
There are a bunch of ways you might be weakening your immune system without even knowing it, all day long—from how much sleep you get to your sugar intake to the items you touch at the office. Health has rounded them up here. Read on, and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had Coronavirus.
Happiness, a Mystery by Sophie Hannah review – solving the most profound puzzleThe crime writer sifts through theories on happiness from life coaches and philosophers, and has an epiphany
"One of the prevailing issues in all of this is the extraordinary disparity, both in incidents and prevalence of infection, as well as the serious and severe consequences" among minorities who contract COVID, said Fauci, name-checking many minority groups and spotlighting the Latinx community. "Making sure that the right resources regarding testing and immediate access to care are focused with the distribution of resources among the Latinx community," he said.
Comfort food and nostalgia go hand and hand. It's no surprise that classic comfort foods remind you of your childhood. Take a trip down memory lane with these comfort foods you haven't eaten in years.
Indian dance classes on Zoom lifted the heaviness I’d been carryingDuring the pandemic, I rediscovered my childhood dance teacher – and stepped into a healing Wednesday night ritual
10 of the best autumn woodland walks: readers’ travel tipsReaders celebrate the changing colours, sounds and smells that are a particular joy on forest walks at this time of year
Hottest front-room seats: the best theatre and dance to watch online. From live-streams of new plays to classics from the archive, here are some of the top shows online now or coming soon
First thing's first: When we say how many eggs a day you should eat, we don't mean egg whites, we mean the whole thing. While we won't deny that there is cholesterol in there, research shows that dietary cholesterol has little effect on your blood cholesterol levels. Many people still think that eggs can raise their cholesterol levels, but that's actually not true.
Hey Hi Hello by Annie Nightingale review – five decades of pop gusto. Britain’s first female DJ, who never became one of ‘them’, recalls a career that has spanned the Beatles to Billie Eilish
Today, Coca-Cola sells so many kinds of different beverages (3,500) that if you drank one a day, it would take you 9 years to sample them all. Are you drinking too much Coke and other sodas? According to one of the largest, the landmark U.S. Framingham Heart Study, drinking just one can of soda daily has been linked to obesity, increased waist size, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, increased risk of type 2 diabetes and heart attack, stroke, poorer memory, smaller brain volume, and dementia.
Tom Stoppard: A Life by Hermione Lee review – an exceptional biographyAn astute study of the dazzlingly clever playwright, which details the parties and famous friends, but also identifies the emotions that drive much of his work
Where to get spooked this Halloween in the UKOur pick of bewitching Halloween events include the revamped Bodmin Jail, spooky canoeing, ghostly walks and glitzy discos