Pregnancy

Breastfeeding: Why Kelly Maher Carvell Thinks You’re Overthinking It

Mama, are you feeling overwhelmed with breastfeeding? If so…this is the conversation for you. Kelly Maher Carvell is a Certified Lactation Counselor who specializes in holistic lactation support with her innovative telehealth lactation practice while you’re bumping and through weaning. What I love about Kelly is that for her, it’s all about helping mamas overcome their breastfeeding concerns and supporting them…

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WHO Chief Accuses Drugmakers Of Prioritizing Profits Above Sick, Elderly

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers’ profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it’s “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy countries get vaccinated against COVID-19 before older people or health care workers in poorer countries and charging that most vaccine makers have targeted locations where “profits are highest.” Director-General […]

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COVID-19 Sick Leave Likely Prevented Thousands Of Cases. It’s About To Expire.

Paid sick leave helps stop the spread of COVID-19 by making it easier for workers to stay home if they catch the coronavirus. Yet the United States, unlike most developed countries, doesn’t have federally mandated paid sick leave for all. And the limited policy passed by Congress in March to deal with the pandemic expires […]

Food & Nutrition

39 High-Protein Breakfast Ideas For When You’re Just Sick of Eggs

A high-protein breakfast is always a good way to start your day. “Protein is a vital component to a healthy breakfast,” says SELF columnist Jessica Jones, M.S., R.D., certified diabetes educator and cofounder of Food Heaven. A balanced meal that is rich in protein (as well as carbs and fat) can help keep you energized […]

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I Don’t Look Sick But I’ve Had MS For 14 Years. Here’s How It’s Changed My Life.

My headaches appeared out of nowhere. For several weeks in 2006, I couldn’t do my job as a journalist without feeling a nagging pain directly behind my right eye. My co-worker was worried, but I wasn’t. We were reporters working long hours, and I attributed my ailment to eyestrain from staring at the computer every […]

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Trump: Dems Would Rather Let Coronavirus Patients Stay Sick Than Give Credit For Unproven Drug

President Donald Trump said without evidence on Sunday that his political opponents would rather see coronavirus patients not improve to avoid giving him credit for touting an unproven anti-malarial drug as a treatment option. Trump participated in a virtual town hall hosted by Fox News’ Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum at the Lincoln Memorial in […]

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Fox Host Brian Kilmeade Shows Little Concern For Ainsley Earhardt’s Sick Mom

“Fox & Friends” host Brian Kilmeade attempted to score political points on Thursday against California Gov. Gavin Newsom and his coronavirus policy, but only managed to irritate co-host Ainsley Earhardt. It happened while Kilmeade, Earhardt and Steve Doocy were talking about Newsom’s decision to close all beaches and state parks on Friday. Kilmeade grumbled about the closures, which […]

Food & Nutrition

Kitchen Hacks for When You’re Sick of Cooking and Burned Out By Daily Life But Also Have to Eat

For a bunch of additional ideas for meals with three ingredients or less, check out other options here. And for those of you concerned that you’re not as excited about food as you used to be, know that this is a totally normal response to what’s happening. The goal is to nourish yourself, and that […]

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Banksy Jokes His Wife Is Sick Of Him Working At Home

Looks like Banksy is getting a little stir-crazy from self-isolation. At least that’s the impression from a series of photos the elusive street artist posted on Instagram on Tuesday. In the post, Banksy joked that his wife “hates it” when he works from home and then showed off photos of how he redecorated his bathroom in a […]

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Workers Signing Up The Uninsured For Health Coverage Worry About Getting Sick

The workers who help Americans sign up for health care coverage through Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges are going to get awfully busy as more jobless claims pile up. Now, members of Congress are worried those workers will end up sick themselves as they guide the newly uninsured through the coverage […]

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Leaked Video Suggests Delta Hid Sick Pilots’ Diagnoses From Exposed Flight Crews

A Delta Air Lines executive directed pilots who test positive for the coronavirus withhold the diagnosis from flight attendants and other colleagues, according to video of an internal discussion among leaders of the pilots’ union.  In the nine-minute video, which appears to have been recorded in secret and posted Thursday to YouTube, a union representative […]

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Liberty University’s Jerry Falwell Jr. Gets Holy Hell As Students Fall Sick

Jerry Falwell Jr. partially reopened his Liberty University ― an evangelical Christian school in Lynchburg, Virginia ― despite the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.  Now, the New York Times reports that nearly a dozen students have symptoms that could suggest infection ― and Falwell is facing the wrath of both parents and critics. One parent […]

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ER Doctor Sick With Coronavirus: ‘Nothing Right Now Is Sustainable’

Dr. Sana Maheshwari, an emergency room doctor in New York City, is sick with COVID-19. She had been seeing patients with coronavirus-related symptoms since late February, but in the last two weeks, the number of cases coming into her hospital surged. Around the same time, Maheshwari’s hospital started running low on personal protective equipment (PPE), […]

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Senate GOP Blocks Emergency Paid Sick Leave Bill From Moving Forward

Democrats hoping to pass an emergency paid sick leave bill to deal with the fallout from the coronavirus were stymied by Senate Republicans on Wednesday. Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) tried to speed the measure up for a vote on the Senate floor through a procedural maneuver, but an objection from Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) prevented […]