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District Health Department 10 says there has been some confusion on how long people should quarantine because of the platform used for contact tracing. On Apr. 5th, the state changed quarantine guidance from 10 days back to 14 days. However,  Trace-Force, the contact tracing platform, did not update their system to the 14-day quarantine rule …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Metro Public Health Department has announced guidelines for high school graduation ceremonies aimed at mitigating the spread of COVID-19. MPHD says all participants and guests will be required to wear face coverings/masks at all times, except for speakers, who should be at a minimum of 15 feet from the front …

Dear Dr. Roach • I’d like to know what kind of damage to look out for after being a heavy drinker between the ages of 19 and 40, at which age the drinking slowed to a comparative trickle. I used to have many binge events plus regular consumption three to four nights a week and …

Clark County issues travel warning as COVID cases rise  KATU Clark County COVID-19 cases jump, prompting warning to exercise caution  The Columbian NEW: COVID-19 hospitalizations jump as Nevada reports 342 cases, 4 deaths  KLAS – 8 News Now Nevada’s key COVID-19 metrics show long decline is stalling  Las Vegas Review-Journal Health officials say Nevada’s COVID-19 cases are staying stable  8 …

As more students return to school buildings, a number of Maryland school districts are dealing with technology trouble, and families and school districts are frustrated.Reliable technology was a problem for some school systems before the coronavirus pandemic and now with so many students online, it’s become even more of a challenge.A tweet went out a …

The current weather conditions continue to affect roads and public transport across many parts of the state. As a result, Sydney and Hunter passengers are urged to avoid unnecessary travel particularly in flood affected areas. A number of Busways services in the Hawkesbury, Penrith and Blacktown area will not operate today due to flooding. If …

PARIS – By the time his parents rushed him to the hospital, 11-year-old Pablo was barely eating and had stopped drinking entirely. Weakened by months of self-privation, his heart had slowed to a crawl and his kidneys were faltering. Medics injected him with fluids and fed him through a tube — first steps toward stitching …

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – New Hampshire will receive more than $9.4 million in federal grants to help fight substance use disorder and bolster access to mental health services under the coronavirus relief package signed into law in December, the state’s congressional delegation said Friday. “The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a tremendous toll on Granite Staters’ …

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Beth Smith, the owner of Simplicity Cold Pressed Juice, has watched her business gain some major momentum in the last year. Fifteen years ago, when Smith decided to start Simplicity, she was experiencing health and infertility issues. She wanted to battle back by including raw food and juice in her diet. “I …

A virtual classroom was the best choice for seventh grader Austin Heflin, but that doesn’t mean his parents don’t look forward to the day the Tomlinson Middle School student will return to a traditional classroom. Ladonna Heflin said she and her husband carefully weighed the decision to remove Austin from traditional classes as they moved …