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Hello faithful readers! You may have [or maybe not] noticed I’ve been absent from work. I broke my ankle Nov. 19, and in early December, my ankle was not healing as it should [mainly because I was walking on it]. So, the doctor ordered me to completely stay off the foot. I’m too uncoordinated to …

SHREVEPORT, La. — The liver as the largest internal organ in our body as an important function.  “It mainly serves as a filter, but it’s also the largest protein producer of your body,” said Dr. David Dies, a gastrointestinal specialist with CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health. Its function is not only important, “You cannot live without it,” …

Eight of the state’s 11 COVID-19 mitigation regions saw the same or lower positivity rates from the day before as of Monday, as that data lags three days behind the current day. “We continue to see concerning trends statewide in our hospitalization data, but in the most recent two or three days, we’ve seen a …

QUESTION: Why do the public health authorities keep telling us to always wear a mask? I have not seen any information showing that masks stop the spread. Instead, most of the info I have read says cloth masks do not block small aerosol particles. But they cut needed oxygen intake and raise CO2 intake. ANSWER: …

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Alec Baldwin may be the funniest character on popular SNL, but when it comes to his 5 kids, his brothers and his family, he is very serious. Alec and his brother Daniel Baldwin, have done their homework and they have jointly decided to share the lifesaving INVISISMART Mask …

Healthcare Provider CPR Basic Life Support — 9 a.m. classes begin Sept. 12, 16, 25, Oct. 1, 7, 13, 17, 23 and 29, Nov. 4, 10 and 14 at FCC, Monroe Center, 200 Monroe Ave., Frederick. Trains healthcare professionals to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, deliver high-quality chest compressions and appropriate ventilations, and provide early …

Funeral homes also enacted measures to limit the number of people in the facility at one time. Hoffman said, for example, that families are limited to sending one or two members to the funeral home to make arrangements. During the planning, the director and the family members keep their distance from each other and tables …

With restrictions on the size of groups that can meet due to COVID-19, church leaders are combining faith, technology and creativity to reach out to congregations and consequently the world. Church leaders are also staying positive and are looking at the blessings that can come with people having to stay home and how technology can …

“I am declaring a public health emergency under the laws of Guam.”  So states the governor in a special address released shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday.  The governor’s declaration follows President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency, which Leon Guerrero said makes billions of dollars worth of resources and equipment available to Guam. Ordered all …

”A Teachable Moment” Stroke Awareness Film and Discussion — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Walkersville Public Library, 2 S. Glade Road, Walkersville. Free, ages 21 and older. 301-600-8200. COPD Coping Workshop: Nutrition and Holistic Health — 12:30 to 2 p.m. Friday, Taney Village Apartments, 1421 Taney Ave., Frederick. Free. 240-566-3433. Energy Healing — 9:30 …