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As Pandemic Eases, Many Seniors Have Lost Strength, May Need Rehabilitative Services

By Judith Graham Ronald Lundquist, 87, has been active all his life. So, he wasn’t prepared for what happened when he stopped going out during the coronavirus pandemic and spent most of his time, inactive, at home. “I found it hard to get up and get out of bed,” said Lundquist, who lives with his… Read More »

“AI Isn’t Magic”: The Guardrails That Need to Be in Place for the “New Normal”

John Halamka, MD, President, Mayo Clinic Platform It’s been quite a year. Since the impact of Covid-19 was first felt in March of 2020, the industry has come a long, long way. “We’ve seen incredible acceleration of technology and adoption of virtual care,” said John Halamka, MD, President of Mayo Clinic Platform. “We’ve seen incredible… Read More »

Covid vaccine side effects: The two rare side effects you need to know about

Common side effects, such as a fever, or chills, show that the vaccine has been effective in stimulating an adaptive immune response. Most people experience soreness and redness around the site of injection. There are two rare side effects from the Covid vaccine being reported. Why lymph nodes become swollen after vaccination The immune system… Read More »

Covid US: CDC director says officials ‘looking at’ whether or not people need to wear masks outside 

Finally! CDC director says experts are ‘looking at’ whether people still need to wear masks outside to protect against COVID-19 CDC director Dr Rochelle Walensky said on Thursday that the agency is looking at whether or not people need to wear masks when they are outdoors She said cases and deaths are still high so the… Read More »