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Zoonotic diseases, like monkeypox and COVID-19, are on the rise From monkeypox to COVID-19, zoonotic disease outbreaks are on the rise. Here’s how viruses spread from animals to humans. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY The Amarillo Public Health Department’s COVID-19 update on Friday noted that 2,003 cases were considered active, with two additional deaths. The APHD reported …

A panel of health care professionals discuss racial biases in health and medicine. The panel was a part of Juneteenth Day of Freedom Summit held by the University of Utah on Wednesday. (Ashley Fredde, KSL.com) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The diagnosis of his grandmother’s bladder cancer and her death propelled …

The Connecticut Office of Health Strategy is raising questions about a proposed deal between Massachusetts-based Catholic health system Covenant Health and Day Kimball Hospital in rural Putnam. If the deal is approved, the new owners would eliminate some reproductive health services at the hospital. Under the terms of the deal, Covenant Health would acquire Day …

When Emily Schmierer was born more than two months premature, her mother Liz worried whether her girl would grow up healthy. Liz was diagnosed with a condition in which amniotic fluid volume is produced at less than expected levels and, after she gave birth, Emily spent five weeks in a newborn intensive care unit. Today …

BARCELONA, Spain — Carlos Sainz is concerned about the long-term health impact of racing the latest generation of Formula One cars after experiencing intense stiffness in his neck and back after races this year. New technical regulations for 2022 have opened up the possibility of generating immense amounts of downforce from the car’s underfloor aerodynamics, …

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – April is National Minority Health Month, and the American Red Cross is trying to raise awareness.   Some health disparities disproportionately affect racial and ethnic minority populations. Blood transfusions is one of the most critical treatments for patients with sickle cell disease; a majority of those affected are of African and Latin …

NSE was hit by another major technical glitch on Monday a few minutes after the opening bell as prices for several stocks stopped updating on the screen. Then, as the stock prices moved, price updates for Nifty and other indices stopped reflecting on the screen, brokers told Business Line. Monday’s glitch on NSE comes exactly a …

The 2022 Biglaw raises… have been slow going. Back in January, Milbank announced raises, but the matches were not nearly as fast and furious as associates would hope. But then Davis Polk made its move, matching the salary numbers for junior associates, but coming over the top for midlevel and senior associates. And all of a …

Austin-based Hypori, a company that develops security software for mobile devices, has raised $20 million to continue its growth.  Hypori makes security and management technology that protects corporate apps and data on personal mobile devices. Hypori’s technology is designed to combat security problems that can come from employees increasingly using their personal devices, especially as more employees have …

Digital insurance startup Wefox said on Tuesday it had raised $650 million from investors, in what it called a record-breaking round for a so-called “insurtech” company that valued the business at $3 billion. The funding means Berlin-based Wefox has grown in value threefold since tapping investors in 2019. The move follows big raises by local …