Rita Wilson Wants You To Get Your Flu Shot

NPR’s Scott Simon speaks to Rita Wilson about her recovery from COVID-19, and about her campaign to get 200 million Americans over the age of 50 to get flu shots this year. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Wash your hands. Wear a mask. And get a flu …

Missouri Governor And Wife To Host Fall Festival Days After COVID Diagnosis

Gov. Mike Parson and his wife, Teresa, share a kiss after he was sworn in as Missouri’s 57th governor in 2018. Jeff Roberson/AP hide caption toggle caption Jeff Roberson/AP Gov. Mike Parson and his wife, Teresa, share a kiss after he was sworn in as …

Data Begins To Provide Some Answers On Pregnancy And The Pandemic

A pregnant woman waits in line for groceries at a food pantry in Waltham, Mass., during the coronavirus pandemic. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption toggle caption Charles Krupa/AP A pregnant woman waits in line for groceries at a food pantry in Waltham, Mass., during the coronavirus …

Trump Accuses FDA Of Playing Politics With COVID-19 Vaccine Guidelines

President Trump addresses reporters during a Wednesday news conference. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joshua Roberts/Getty Images President Trump addresses reporters during a Wednesday news conference. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images President Trump on Wednesday decried reported health agency efforts to issue stricter guidelines for …

Dry Skin No More – Cornbread Skin Lotion

A body cream benefits your arms, legs, knees, and torso the same way that a face moisturizer helps the more sensitive skin on your face. It keeps the skin supple and soft and maintains a healthy skin barrier. Much like the serums and moisturizers you …

How to pick a personal trainer

All PTs are not created equal. Here are our expert tips to help you choose the best one for you Image: iStock Check their CV Start by getting the basics right and always check your personal trainer’s credentials and qualifications – a good one will …

Why heart health is a feminist issue

Every day, two women die needlessly after a heart attack because they don’t get the same treatment as men. It’s time to end this inequality, says Dr Kamal Chitkara Image: iStock Everyone is more aware of heart disease these days, thanks in part to TV …

What is choline?

This recently discovered nutrient is thought to aid liver health, cognitive function and foetal development. Here’s what to know Image: iStock Only recognised as a required nutrient in 1998, choline is a water-soluble compound, which the body produces in small amounts. Initially, it was identified …

Foods to fuel your workout

Knowing what to eat before and after exercise is crucial to getting the best results Image: iStock Words: Lucy Fry For intensity and duration Suitable for those who prefer steady cardio workouts, such as long walks, runs and cycle rides. Also for those training for …

After Aerosols Misstep, Former CDC Official Criticizes Agency Over Unclear Messaging

A former CDC official criticizes the agency over its latest reversal, this time in guidance on how the coronavirus is transmitted. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images A former CDC official criticizes the agency over its latest reversal, this …