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Monday, August 2nd, 2021 Health Headlines


Evictions set to resume amid finger- pointing in Washington

Landlords and tenants were rushing back to court and advocates were bracing for a wave of eviction following the end of the federal eviction moratorium over the weekend. Most advocates expect the wav…

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US employers ratchet up the pressure on the unvaccinated

Employers are increasingly losing patience with unvaccinated workers. A growing number of businesses are requiring their employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19, alarmed by the rise of the more …

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The Latest: Mississippi town mayor tests positive

JACKSON, MISS. — The mayor of Vicksburg has tested positive for COVID-19 as cases climb statewide in Mississippi.

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Health Beat

Health Beat: Pandemic causing eye problems in kids

Nearsightedness, also called myopia, is on the rise in kids. 

Health Beat: Wiping out deadly lung infections in cystic fibrosis patients

Patients with CF are prone to chronic lung infections, which are tough to treat and can destroy the tissue in their lungs.

Life Lessons

Human trafficking crisis hitting home

Human trafficking is the second fastest growing crime in the world, second only to the drug trade.

Parents help kids with language

A new study compared toddlers whose parents had taken a language intervention training program to others whose parents did not.

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