• How Will Empty Stands Affect Olympic Athletes in Tokyo? By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    HOW WILL EMPTY STANDS AFFECT OLYMPIC ATHLETES IN TOKYO?

    The Opening Ceremony provided the first taste of what an Olympics without fans is like-devoid of the normal buzz of excitement and...

    Sport, olympics, Tokyo Olympics
  • How Tokyo Olympics COVID-19 Countermeasures May Be Falling Short By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    HOW TOKYO OLYMPICS COVID-19 COUNTERMEASURES MAY BE FALLING SHORT

    Holding an Olympics during a pandemic was never going to be easy, and the Tokyo Organizing Committee consulted with numerous public...

    COVID-19, Tokyo Olympics
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    SUMMER CAMPS ACROSS THE U.S. ARE DEALING WITH COVID-19 OUTBREAKS. SO WHAT HAPPENS WHEN SCHOOL STARTS?

    Clear Creek Community Church took COVID-19 seriously from the beginning. The interdenominational church, which has five locations in...

    Hands
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    THE 6 FACTORS THAT WILL DETERMINE THE SEVERITY OF THE COVID-19 SURGE IN THE U.S. THIS FALL

    Here we go again. The United States is now experiencing a fourth wave of COVID-19, with very rapidly rising infections. The surge in...

    Vaccination, Hospital, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    CAN EMPLOYER MANDATES GET MORE AMERICANS VACCINATED? NEW YORK AND CALIFORNIA ARE FINDING OUT

    What to do about the U.S. vaccine uptake rate? Even with what appears to be a slight increase as people try to protect themselves against...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • The Story Behind Team USA Women's Gymnasts' Leotards By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    THE STORY BEHIND TEAM USA WOMEN'S GYMNASTS' LEOTARDS

    There was probably little doubt that when the U.S. women's gymnastics team walked into the arena at the Tokyo Olympics for the team...

    Senior, olympics, Tokyo Olympics
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    THE CDC IS ABOUT TO RECOMMEND THAT VACCINATED AMERICANS MASK UP AGAIN

    The nation's top health agency is expected to backpedal Tuesday on its masking guidelines and recommend that even vaccinated people...

    Face, Vaccination, COVID-19
  • Simone Biles' Olympic Team Final Withdrawal Could Help Athletes Put Their Mental Health First By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    SIMONE BILES' OLYMPIC TEAM FINAL WITHDRAWAL COULD HELP ATHLETES PUT THEIR MENTAL HEALTH FIRST

    When Simone Biles strode into Ariake Gymnastics Center for the women's gymnastics team competition on July 27, the expression on her...

    Face, olympics, Tokyo Olympics
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    I'M A PANDEMIC DAD WHO'S BEEN COVERING COVID-19. I DON'T KNOW HOW TO THINK ABOUT THE RISK ANYMORE

    I'll say this for the pre-vaccine days: it was far easier to think about risk when the only sensible option-for those lucky enough...

    Vaccination, Brain, COVID-19
  • When Parents Said No to Their Kids Being Vaccinated, This Teenager Created VaxTeen. It's Now More Crucial Than Ever By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    WHEN PARENTS SAID NO TO THEIR KIDS BEING VACCINATED, THIS TEENAGER CREATED VAXTEEN. IT'S NOW MORE CRUCIAL THAN EVER

    Like many 18-year-olds, Kelly Danielpour is preparing to start college in the fall, planning out her classes, buying dorm necessities...

    Plan, Vaccination, COVID-19, nationpod, News
  • How Olympians Are Fighting to Put Athletes' Mental Health First By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    HOW OLYMPIANS ARE FIGHTING TO PUT ATHLETES' MENTAL HEALTH FIRST

    Jackson Avenue is the main road that cuts through Oxford, Miss. At its northern limit, it circles the Ole Miss campus where Raven Saunders...

    Drop, Senior, Food, olympics, Tokyo Olympics
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    WHY THE RESPIRATORY DISEASE RSV IS HAVING AN OFF-SEASON SURGE

    Dr. James Antoon, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, often goes an entire summer without...

    Cold, Flu, COVID-19
  • How COVID-19 Long Haulers Could Change the U.S. Disability Benefits System By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    HOW COVID-19 LONG HAULERS COULD CHANGE THE U.S. DISABILITY BENEFITS SYSTEM

    When COVID-19 began spreading in the U.S. in March 2020, McKale Santin was working at a nursing home in Burlington, Vermont. She and...

    Sweating, Fatigue, Disability, COVID-19, feature
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    COVID-19 CAUSED U.S. LIFE EXPECTANCY TO DROP 1.5 YEARS

    Life expectancy in the United States dropped the most in more than seven decades last year as Covid-19 sent hundreds of thousands of...

    Drop, Depression, AIDS, Vaccination, COVID-19, overnight, wire
  • This Is What Happens When an Athlete Tests Positive for COVID-19 at the Tokyo Olympics By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN AN ATHLETE TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 AT THE TOKYO OLYMPICS

    Japanese health authorities have an aggressive testing plan in place for the Tokyo Olympics, but positive COVID-19 tests are already...

    Plan, Vaccination, COVID-19, olympics, Tokyo Olympics
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    A FOURTH WAVE OF COVID-19 IS BREWING IN THE U.S. IS THERE ENOUGH TIME TO STOP IT?

    With every passing day, the United States appears more likely to be on the cusp of a dreaded fourth wave of COVID-19 infections, even...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    TEXAS LAWMAKER IN D.C. ON TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID-19: ‘LET THIS BE A REMINDER'

    On Monday, 51 Texas lawmakers boarded planes to Washington, D.C. The legislators, the bulk of the Texas House of Representatives Democratic...

    Arm, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    CHINA REVIEWING WHO PLAN FOR NEXT PHASE OF VIRUS-ORIGIN PROBE

    China said it was reviewing plans for further inquiry into the origins of the coronavirus, after the World Health Organization chief...

    Plan, China, Londontime, wire
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COVID-19 BOOSTER SHOTS

    Since the U.S. began a massive country-wide vaccination effort against COVID-19 last winter, a majority of adult Americans have been...

    Allergies, Stress, Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 26, 2021

    THE U.S. REPORTED A RECORD 93,000 DRUG OVERDOSE DEATHS DURING THE 2020 PANDEMIC YEAR

    Overdose deaths soared to a record 93,000 last year in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. government reported Wednesday. That...

    Drugs, Addiction, COVID-19, wire