Under the microscope: TV presenter and Strictly winner Ore Oduba, 34, answers our health quiz

Yes, but I’ve been in better shape, like when I did Strictly in 2016. Sometimes half an hour is all I can get in at the gym, doing some cardio. I used to work out with my wife Portia at home when our son Roman [now two] was smaller because we could just pop him […]

Gen X faces more years of ill health than baby boomers, study suggests

“Earlier in the 20th century, a rise in life expectancy went hand in hand with an increase in healthy lifespan — younger generations were living longer, healthier lives,” said George Ploubidis, a professor of population health and statistics at University College London and an author of the study.

SF Allows High School Swim Team To Practice Despite COVID-19 Health Order Banning Pool Use

We checked and sure enough the team’s application for a summer swim camp with the Department of Children Youth and Families was approved in early June. But Executive Director Maria Su didn’t seem to know that as she told us in an email dated July 6 that “indoor swimming is definitely not allowed under the […]

Doctor Walking To Major League Baseball Stadiums For Health Care Workers To Stop At PNC Park

Dr. Mayer is a retired anesthesiologist and CEO of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, which “believes reaching zero preventable deaths in hospitals is not only the right goal, but an attainable one with the right people, ideas, and technology,” according to its website.

China’s public health reforms may not prevent next virus: experts

To address flaws, Beijing has said it will give its hundreds of Centres for Disease Control (CDCs) – which coordinate public health across the country – more power to detect and respond quickly to new outbreaks and will give them better access to hospitals and clinics.

Allegheny Health Network Announces Next Set Of Mobile Coronavirus Testing Sites

Patients wishing to be tested for COVID-19 should be experiencing symptoms consistent with the virus, including fever, cough, and shortness of breath — or believe they are at risk due to being in contact with someone confirmed to be diagnosed with the virus.

India’s Covid-19 case fatality rate dips to 2.72 per cent: Health Ministry

There is a focus on the improvement of quality of medical care for coronavirus patients. The country-wide strong network of ASHAs and ANMs along with Ayushman Bharat  Health and Wellness Centres have helped in effective surveillance and contact tracing of the cases, including the lakhs of migrants and returnees, it said. There are 30 states […]

Deadline near on Maryland’s special health care enrollment

A separate program enables tax filers the option to share information with the state’s health exchange to see if they are eligible for free or low-cost health insurance. So far, nearly 4,000 Marylanders have enrolled in health insurance under this program.

Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu account for more than 50 percent COVID-19 cases: Health Ministry

New Delhi: The majority of the COVID-19 cases in the country, close to 86 per cent, are confined to 10 states with Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu accounting for more than 50 per cent of them, Health Ministry said on Tuesday. “Eighty-six per cent of the total cases are confined to 10 states. Two of these […]

COVID-19 India update | Health ministry says 10 states account for 86% of active cases

Addressing a press briefing, Rajesh Bhushan, the officer on special duty in the Health Ministry, said two of the most affected states are Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu which are contributing to 50 percent of the total active cases (154,134 active cases).