April 19, 2021

Lonnie Listonsmith

Experienced Health Expert

Day: April 1, 2021

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BEIJING — Health officials in China say six more people have become ill with COVID-19 in a southwestern Chinese city on the border with Myanmar. That brings the confirmed total in the Yunnan province city of Ruili over the past two days to 12, including three Myanmar citizens.

The Yunnan Health Commission said Thursday that 23 other people have tested positive for the coronavirus without showing symptoms of illness. Of those, 13 were Chinese and 10 were Myanmar nationals.

Officials say more than 20,000 tests have been administered so far. City authorities plan to test Ruili’s entire population of about

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WASHINGTON—Congressional Democrats and the Biden administration are planning another round of healthcare initiatives that could include lowering the Medicare eligibility age, following their major expansion of the Affordable Care Act this year.

Democrats are still negotiating over which healthcare policy elements could be in the second of two spending programs the administration plans to unveil soon, according to congressional aides and industry groups.

The package is likely to contain measures to reduce drug prices and expand health coverage, lawmakers said. Proposals to expand Medicare eligibility from age 65 to 60 and to enable the federal government to negotiate drug prices

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SISTERS, Ore., April 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Personalized & Compounded Nutrients, the first and only nutraceutical manufacturer to implement digital formulation software for healthcare practitioners, aims to revolutionize personalized medicine through newly-created, innovative digital solutions. By simplifying the formulation process, the brand aims to increase access to fully customizable, individualized supplements for practitioners and their patients.

Designed to empower healthcare professionals, Personalized & Compounded Nutrients’ new digital formulator allows for the complete customization of patient supplement regimens. Medical

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Established in 1985, DMP has over 35 years of experience in the design, development, manufacture and distribution of high-quality dental materials, specializing in diverse product groups. The largest group of products are the precision silicone impression materials both for the dentist and the dental laboratory. The latest additions to this group are the scannable silicones which are suitable for use with all 3D scanning systems for digital dentistry without requiring any additional surface treatment. The second major group of products are the composites for aesthetic dentistry including bonding and etching materials. They are primarily resin-based materials and are available

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The results of a pilot human clinical trial conducted by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine suggest that taking a supplement known as GlyNAC—a combination of glycine and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) as precursors of the natural antioxidant glutathione (GSH)—could improve many age-associated deficiencies in older people, to improve muscle strength and cognition, and promote healthy aging.

The small-scale study showed that older humans taking GlyNAC for 24 weeks demonstrated improvements in many characteristic defects of aging, including glutathione deficiency, oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction, inflammation, insulin resistance, endothelial dysfunction, body fat, muscle strength, genomic toxicity, gait speed, exercise capacity, and cognitive function.

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Arkansas became the latest state to lift its mask mandate when Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced on Tuesday that the state would no longer require residents to wear a covering over their nose and mouth.

His decision to reverse the mask mandate, he said, was based on a state evaluation. In order for masks to no longer be required, the positivity rate in Arkansas must be 10% or less for the seven-day rolling average, with at least 7,500 samples tested daily.

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Secondly, if less than 7,500 samples are tested in a day, then hospitalizations will serve as

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