The smoke in the air didn't seem to be bothering some people in Sacramento on Friday as they went about their day jogging, walking their dogs and playing tennis in various parks across the city — despite the air quality index being at 165. But two Sacramento area emergency room physicians suggest everyone be very careful. See more in the video above.
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- Miami Herald
“If you want to leave, take good care, hope you make a lot of nice friends out there”
- The Telegraph
While focus remains firmly fixed on Covid-19, a second health crisis is quietly emerging in Britain. Since the beginning of July, there have been thousands of excess deaths that were not caused by coronavirus.
- Business Insider
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- Business Insider
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene got into a shouting match outside the Capitol with a Democratic congresswoman over abortion: 'Try being a Christian!'
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- NBC News
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- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Right to life groups, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and others have weighed in on Tinslee’s case as a court considers whether Cook Children’s hospital must continue life support.
- Miami Herald
A CDC advisory committee voted Thursday to recommend a booster shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for certain groups.
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- Yahoo Sports
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- Robb Report
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We asked infectious disease experts to set the record straight.
- Good Morning America
One week after getting her first COVID-19 vaccine shot, Bernadette Ann Bowen said she started her period one day early. Then, Bowen, a 31-year-old Ph.D. student at Bowling Green State University, said she experienced some of the worst menstrual cramps of her life. After Bowen saw people on TikTok discussing similar changes in their menstrual cycles after being vaccinated, she said she was "stricken with fear" over what could happen when she received her second dose of the vaccine.
- The Conversation
Half of unvaccinated workers say they'd rather quit than get a shot – but real-world data suggest few are following through
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- The Week
The 'theoretical' downside of COVID boosters
- Eating Well
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- Yahoo News Singapore
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