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Sexually transmitted infections during COVID-19 pandemic

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The FINANCIAL  -- One in 5 Americans has a sexually transmitted infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). During Sexually Transmitted Diseases Awareness Week, April 12–17, the CDC encourages discussion, testing and help to remove the stigma surrounding sexually transmitted infections and diseases, according to Mayo Clinic.…

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Sexually transmitted infections during COVID-19 pandemic

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The FINANCIAL  -- One in 5 Americans has a sexually transmitted infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). During Sexually Transmitted Diseases Awareness Week, April 12–17, the CDC encourages discussion, testing and help to remove the stigma surrounding sexually transmitted infections and diseases, according to Mayo Clinic.…

How much water do you need?

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The FINANCIAL -- Water is essential to good health. Every cell, tissue and organ in your body needs water to work properly. Water is essential for maintaining your body temperature; lubricating and cushioning your joints; and getting rid of waste through urination, perspiration and bowel movements. And drinking water during or after a meal aids digestion,…

5 elements of a balanced fitness routine:Mayo Clinic Q and A

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The FINANCIAL -- DEAR MAYO CLINIC: At the beginning of the year my resolution was to focus on fitness. I have never had a formal plan before, but I joined a gym. Do you have any advice on a variety of exercises or workouts a beginner like me can focus on, so I don't get…

Back surgery: When is it a good idea?

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The FINANCIAL -- Back pain is extremely common, and surgery often fails to relieve it. Find out why your back hurts and whether surgery might help according to Mayo Clinic. Back surgery can help relieve some causes of back pain, but it's rarely necessary. Most back pain resolves on its own within three months.…

When will kids be eligible to be vaccinated for COVID-19?

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The FINANCIAL -- As the number of adults in the U.S. who have been vaccinated for COVID-19 continues to increase, children under 16 aren't authorized to receive COVID-19 vaccines. Children who are 16 and up can receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, but no one under 18 is eligible for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson…

Mayo Clinic Laboratories and American Hospital Dubai announce strategic partnership

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The financial -- Mayo Clinic Laboratories and American Hospital Dubai announce a strategic partnership aimed at improving advanced laboratory diagnostics in the Dubai region. Under the agreement, the two organizations will begin delivering laboratory testing through a collaboration based out of American Hospital Dubai in early 2021.…

Recovering from COVID-19 at home using virtual technology

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The FINANCIAL -- According to Mayo Clinic It's not every day that a virtual hospital moves into a family home. But that's what happened after John Rohrscheib contracted COVID-19.On Nov. 4, the 84-year-old retired implement dealer had serious leg pain and a fever. He and Joanne figured the pain was due to an accident from…

COVID-19 and the holidays: Mayo Clinic suggest five things you can do to prepare for the winter

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The FINANCIAL -- The holiday season can be a tricky time to maintain physical health, and with COVID-19 keeping many people indoors and isolated, there are even more barriers to wellness.…