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If Allen Long learned one thing from working as a certified nursing assistant at an inner-city “safety net” hospital, it was to get high-quality health insurance and only to go to highly rated health care facilities. Long has chronicled his harrowing five years caring for patients at a hospital he calls “Malmed Memorial” in his …

DURHAM, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A new device using advanced UVC light technology that eliminates pathogens from the soles of shoes now greets people as they enter and exit Ronald McDonald House (RMH) of Durham. The HealthySole PLUS unit, donated by Collier’s Medical Equipment and HealthySole, is the newest addition to a comprehensive infection prevention program at RMH …

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – As we get closer to summer and the world starts opening up again, many people are looking to get fit and in shape in an affordable way. Food Truck Friday comes to Charleston this week “Summer is getting closer and people want to look good so they can wear their short …

The focus on health and wellness is also helping our community prosper as existing companies expand and new businesses locate here. Healthy Kingsport expresses great appreciation to Bank of Tennessee for supporting the essential efforts dedicated to improving health and wellness taking root in Greater Kingsport. The commitments made by this business are yielding positive …

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett famously said that ‘Volatility is far from synonymous with risk.’ It’s only natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when you examine how risky it is, since debt is often involved when a business collapses. …

Healthy, young volunteers who have previously had COVID-19 will be deliberately exposed to coronavirus for a second time to see how the immune system responds, as part of a new U.K. study. Researchers at the University of Oxford on Monday launched the “human challenge” trial to investigate what happens when volunteers who have recovered from the …

These days, it’s easy to feel vulnerable when it comes to your health. I talk about that a lot with my patients, many of whom are feeling heightened fear and uncertainty during the pandemic. The best part of my job as a primary care doctor is reassuring them that we’re not powerless, even against some …

FILE PHOTO: Heinz tomato ketchup is show on display during a preview of a new Walmart Super Center prior to its opening in Compton, California, U.S., January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – A U.S. consumer advocacy group has filed a complaint against food and beverage major Kraft Heinz Co for disparaging healthy foods including …

Vaccines are now reaching the wider community, and spring is near. As we emerge from isolation, there are predictions for the “Roaring ’20s” ahead. But is this a good time for an assessment of your financial health? If you reach your 90s and are in good health, congratulate yourself. You are among the fortunate. In …

FRISCO, Texas — Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is rehabilitating from a compound fracture and dislocation of his right ankle that he suffered last October, but he is already thinking about next February and Super Bowl LVI. “That’s my plan, get a parade in Dallas,” Prescott said on the day he officially signed the richest …