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Lupus patient on hydroxychloroquine contracts coronavirus, report says

A Wisconsin woman who for 19 years has been taking hydroxychloroquine — the same drug President Trump announced he has been taking in order to preventatively ward off the novel coronavirus – claims she has contracted COVID-19. The woman, whose last name was not revealed by WISN.com, said she was prescribed the anti-malarial drug for… Read More »

Demi Lovato Says She’s “Really REALLY Happy” With New Boyfriend Max Ehrich

Demi Lovato and her rumored boyfriend Max Ehrich just went Instagram official. Demi posted a clip of her and Max in the “Stuck With U” music video, captioning, “Happy to be a part of something so special right now.” While some celeb couples have broken up during quarantine (see: Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler, Cara… Read More »

Stress Counteracts the Benefits of a Healthy Diet & Slows Metabolism, Study Says

According to a study published in Nature, stress can make your body respond to a superfood-filled salad the same way it would a double-bacon cheeseburger. The study, performed on 58 women, found that stress counteracts the benefits of eating a healthy diet. Researchers fed all the women a meal high in saturated fat and then a… Read More »

Using the Lockdown to Eat Right in Retirement. Here’s How a Nutrition Researcher Says to Do It. – Barron’s

breakfast cereal food table Pixabay With millions of Americans hunkered down in their homes doing most of their own cooking, the coronavirus crisis is giving us a chance to change how we eat. I had begun cooking a lot more last year when I lost my journalism job in New York City and began free-lancing… Read More »

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says tech companies are key to lifting coronavirus restrictions

Tech companies will be key to supporting California’s growing “army” of coronavirus contact tracers and ultimately reopening the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Friday. Newsom’s plan for reopening the state is highly dependent on the capacity to test widely for the virus and to conduct contact tracing, whereby personnel identify and track people… Read More »

Can’t lose belly fat? This trainer says your hormones could be to blame

Trying hard to lose belly fat but can’t? Trainer Terry Fairclough explains how hormones and an hormonal imbalance could be the reason for stubborn fat around the middle  You’re doing everything right – eating less sugar, exercising frequently and saying no to wine o’clock. Yet, although most of your body is shaping up thanks to… Read More »

Prescription Drug Pricing Act would save more than $94 billion in the first decade, CBO says

The Prescription Drug Pricing Act, penned by Senator Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and co-sponsored by Senator Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, is in a weird state of limbo, sitting on the Senate’s legislative calendar for months. But if and when it ever passes, it could stand to save billions. Based on estimates from the Congressional Budget Office, the… Read More »