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Coronavirus infected young adults more than other age groups over summer, CDC report says – Fox News

Over the summer, the U.S. saw a shift in the age bracket most impacted by COVID-19.

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Over the summer months, the U.S. experienced a shift in the age groups most impacted by the novel coronavirus, with persons ages 20-29 accounting for more than 20% of all confirmed cases. In a report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), officials noted that the shift in age, particularly in the Southern regions hit by outbreaks in June, also suggested that “younger adults likely contributed to community transmission of COVID-19.”
The data noted that in May, the median…

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Maine surpasses 6,000 total coronavirus cases with 38 additional cases reported Wednesday – WMTW Portland

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increase of coronavirus 38 cases on Wednesday and no new deaths.

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AUGUSTA, Maine —The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increase of 38 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday and no new deaths.
The number of Mainers with COVID-19 who have died remains at 146.
The 38 additional cases bring the total in Maine since the outbreak began to 6,027.
According to the Maine CDC, 5,244 people have recovered from the virus, an increase of 38 since Tuesday.
MAINE CORONAVIRUS DATA:

  • Deaths: 146
  • Total Cases: 6,027
  • Confirmed cases: 5,381
  • Probable cases: 646…

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A dangerous new coronavirus complication was discovered – and it never goes away if you get it – BGR

Doctors are studying an unexpected coronavirus complication that can appear a few weeks or even months after the initial COVID-19 infection. Some patients develop…

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  • Doctors are studying an unexpected coronavirus complication that can appear a few weeks or even months after the initial COVID-19 infection.
  • Some patients develop diabetes, experiencing life-threatening symptoms that require immediate medical attention.
  • Doctors observed surprising onset of diabetes following covid infections in older patients who did not have any underlying risk factors, as well as in children who survived a novel coronavirus infection.
  • While both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can be…

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Why ‘moderation’ is the worst weight-loss advice ever – The Washington Post

People on diets lose weight, but then gain it back. It’s not that they need to find balance; they need to use some rules.

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If you ask people about weight-loss attempts, you get a lot of similar answers. Most people try a diet a particular way of eating thats supposed to help you lose weight and it works, almost regardless of what the particular diet is.
And then, of course, it doesnt.
What happens? Life, usually. I asked my Twitter people to send me their stories, and I heard some of the many ways life derails diet: illness, pregnancy, bike crash, new baby, new job, menopause, bad work situation, even a church breakup….

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