Tag Archives: Health

Community health centers get $100M for COVID-19 response

Dive Brief: HHS is giving $ 100 million to community health centers across the country as the agency prepares for a surge in COVID-19 patients. The federally-funded clinics serve vulnerable populations, including those who are low-income, uninsured or homeless. Some 1,381 health centers will get the money, with individual clinics receiving funds ranging from $… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Coronavirus, Saunas and Teeth

1 Which of the following supplements are thought to be helpful for the prevention of coronavirus infection, thanks to their ability to strengthen immune function and inhibit infection? Vitamin A and K2 Multivitamins with essential minerals Elderberry and NAC Supplements thought to be useful in the prevention of coronavirus infection include NAC, elderberry, spirulina, beta-glucan,… Read More »

Opinion: Make these small changes for a big impact on your health – Courier Journal

opinion Carol Chappell Opinion contributor Published 11:41 AM EDT Mar 13, 2020 National Nutrition Month® is an annual nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign, celebrated each year during the month of March, focuses on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and… Read More »

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health says COVID-19 coronavirus is contained in New Hampshire

Concerns about the COVID-19 novel coronavirus spiked in New England this week after an employee at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire, who was suspected of having the virus, ignored recommendations and attended a party rather than self-quarantining at home. The employee, and a person with whom he came in contact at the party, have… Read More »