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Coronavirus outbreak detected at Waldo County church – Portland Press Herald – Press Herald

Brooks Pentecostal Church in Brooks, Maine has at least 17 cases of COVID-19, the Maine CDC said Saturday night.

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The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has found a coronavirus outbreak at a Waldo County church, possibly linked to a “fellowship rally” that the congregation held between Oct. 2 and Oct. 4.
Brooks Pentecostal Church, in Brooks, Maine, has at least 17 cases of COVID-19 among its worshippers, the health agency said Saturday night.
Contact tracing is underway, and the Maine CDC asked potential contacts of infected people to cooperate.
“Close contacts can help limit potential sprea…

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A dangerous new coronavirus complication was discovered – and it never goes away if you get it – BGR

Doctors are studying an unexpected coronavirus complication that can appear a few weeks or even months after the initial COVID-19 infection. Some patients develop…

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  • Doctors are studying an unexpected coronavirus complication that can appear a few weeks or even months after the initial COVID-19 infection.
  • Some patients develop diabetes, experiencing life-threatening symptoms that require immediate medical attention.
  • Doctors observed surprising onset of diabetes following covid infections in older patients who did not have any underlying risk factors, as well as in children who survived a novel coronavirus infection.
  • While both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can be…

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Why ‘moderation’ is the worst weight-loss advice ever – The Washington Post

People on diets lose weight, but then gain it back. It’s not that they need to find balance; they need to use some rules.

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If you ask people about weight-loss attempts, you get a lot of similar answers. Most people try a diet a particular way of eating thats supposed to help you lose weight and it works, almost regardless of what the particular diet is.
And then, of course, it doesnt.
What happens? Life, usually. I asked my Twitter people to send me their stories, and I heard some of the many ways life derails diet: illness, pregnancy, bike crash, new baby, new job, menopause, bad work situation, even a church breakup….

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Outbreak Spares No Resident at Kansas Nursing Home – Newser

10 have died; one person is in the hospital

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Coronavirus has infected every resident of a Kansas nursing home, with deadly results. Ten of the 62 residents of Andbe Home in Norton have died and one is in hospital, reports NBC News. The Norton County Health Department announced the outbreak at the privately owned facility on Monday, saying an unspecified number of staff members had also tested positive for the virus, per CBS News and KOLN. “Steps are being taken to prevent any further outbreak including quarantining residents in their…

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