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Tourists return to Hawaii amid ever-changing pandemic rules

Tourists return to Hawaii amid ever-changing pandemic rules

Tourists return to Hawaii amid ever-changing pandemic rules Tourists return to Hawaii amid ever-changing pandemic rules A man sits on a nearly empty Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. After a summer marked by a surge of coronavirus cases in Hawaii, officials plan to reboot the tourism based …

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Kids are exercising less and sitting more during the pandemic

Kids are exercising less and sitting more during the pandemic Kids are exercising less and sitting more during the pandemic Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Patterns set during childhood can influence adult life profoundly, and exercise habits are no exception. With the U.S. seeing a 20-year trend of increased risk of …

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Pandemic dangers drive some doctors to switch jobs, retire early

Pandemic dangers drive some doctors to switch jobs, retire early

Pandemic dangers drive some doctors to switch jobs, retire early Pandemic dangers drive some doctors to switch jobs, retire early (HealthDay)—Dr. Brad Cotton enjoyed working on the front lines as an emergency room doctor. Yet in March, as the coronavirus pandemic burst through the doors at hospitals across the world, …

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EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic

EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic

EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic In this May 13, 2020 file photo, a barrier blocks the road at the closed border crossing from Austria to the Czech Republic near Reinthal, Austria. European Union countries are set to adopt a …

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Pandemic forces mental health care workers to embrace online therapy

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Pandemic forces mental health care workers to embrace online therapy Pandemic forces mental health care workers to embrace online therapy Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Until recently, online therapy was a bridge too far for many practitioners in mental health care. But then came COVID-19. Because psychologists, psychotherapists and psychiatrists could …

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Researcher examines the psychological toll of the pandemic

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Researcher examines the psychological toll of the pandemic Researcher examines the psychological toll of the pandemic Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain From facing fears of contracting the virus, coping with extended separation from loved ones, and combatting the everyday emotional and financial repercussions of COVID-19, the pandemic is having an unprecedented …

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Pandemic threatens food security for many college students

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Pandemic threatens food security for many college students Pandemic threatens food security for many college students Credit: CC0 Public Domain When university presidents were surveyed in spring of 2020 about what they felt were the most pressing concerns of COVID-19, college students going hungry didn’t rank very high. Just 14% …

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