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Pandemic Took a Cut of Cosmetic Procedures in 2020

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The decline in the number of cosmetic procedures performed in 2020, compared with 2019, very closely matched the amount of the time lost to physicians because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. There were an…

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How Each of Us Can Prepare for the Next Pandemic

Cooperative Extension programs have a long history of teaching readiness and survival skills—and with more funding, they could help us get ready for future outbreaks Credit: Oleksandr Shcherban Getty Images The COVID pandemic has killed more than half a million people in the United States and caused the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression.…

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Pandemic Pet Boom Boosts Results for Animal Health Companies

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Pandemic, war, climate change fuel food fears

Distribution of the number of people in the world in “crisis” (phase 3 on the international food security scale) or “worse” (phases 4 and 5) The economic cost of the global pandemic as well as conflict and climate change are fueling food security fears that in 2020 reached their highest level in five years, according…

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The way the Pandemic Changed Breast Cancer Care

By Cara Murez HealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, May 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded, breast cancer experts realized space in operating rooms and hospitals could become scarce. That meant rethinking standard care, to provide the best way to treat patients under these suddenly restricted conditions.One of the new ideas: Reverse the order of…

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Pandemic Responses Make Room for More Data Opportunities

The move to accelerate digital transformation and engage with customers online in 2020 increased the opportunities for gathering data. monticellllo via Adobe Stock Last year when so many people wanted to avoid unnecessary trips outside during the pandemic, it seemed like it could be a risk just to go to the store for a six-pack…

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Gen X amid the Pandemic: How Their Finances, Shopping Behavior, and Digital Usage Look

Gen Xers’ share of total household wealth is barely half of that held by baby boomers, and impacts brought on by the coronavirus pandemic haven’t helped this financially unstable cohort. In the Gen X amid the Pandemic Report, Insider Intelligence assesses US Gen Xers’ finances and how they’ve been affected by the pandemic. Do you work…

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Your pandemic nightmares may never stop. Here’s why.

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Pandemic leaves Kosovo without printed daily newspapers

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Ibrahim Gashi sold daily newspapers in downtown Pristina for 35 years, until they didn’t come anymore.Azem Qerkini, an accountant and newspaper collector, misses the time when he went to Skopje, the capital of neighboring North Macedonia, in search of a copy he needed.Imer Mushkolaj, a journalist, dreams of once more drinking…

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The toll pandemic isolation took on me and my autistic son

With markers and a sheet of paper in hand, I call my special-needs son on the iPad and settle in for an hour of chatting and drawing. Framed by the small screen, 20-year-old Dylan directs the conversation and dictates the night’s roster of shapes.“Hi Mommy, Y in the sky,” he says, expecting me to respond…