With Pandemic-Related Stress, Abuse Against Kids Can Surge

MONDAY, July 6, 2020 — Stress from social distancing and isolation to stop the spread of COVID-19 can lead to increased family violence at home, Tulane University experts say.
These changes in routine can upset kids, who may lash out and test…
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New U.S. Coronavirus Cases Hit Another High

FRIDAY, July 3, 2020 — For the 27th day in a row, the rolling seven-day average for daily new coronavirus cases in the United States set another record on Sunday, climbing past 48,000 COVID-19 infections in just 24 hours.
At the same time,…
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Health Highlights: July 6, 2020

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Only 5% of Spain’s Population Has Antibodies to New Coronavirus
Only 5% of Spain’s population has developed antibodies to the new coronavirus,…
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Keep Your Kids Safe in the Water. Here's How

SUNDAY, July 5, 2020 — Trips to the beach or a pool add to summer’s fun, but parents need to ensure that children are safe in and around the water.
Masks and social distancing are a must this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. And kids must…
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8 Tips to Ease Your Pets Through July Fourth Fireworks

SATURDAY, July 4, 2020 — You may enjoy the fireworks on the Fourth of July, but there’s a good chance Fido and Fluffy do not.
“Even pets that are not usually sensitive to loud sounds and noise can become extremely stressed due to the sound of…
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HIV May Not Worsen COVID-19 Outlook

FRIDAY, July 3, 2020 — People with HIV who were hospitalized with COVID-19 didn’t have worse results than COVID-19 patients without HIV, new research shows.
“Throughout the pandemic, we’ve suspected that immunocompromised patients, such as those…
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