Day: September 5, 2020

Trump’s rush for a covid vaccine could make it less likely to work

The Food and Drug Administration is considering whether to allow a vaccine against the coronavirus to be used on an emergency basis before its formal approval process is finished, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has told states to be ready to distribute doses by Nov. 1 — two days before the election. 

But wanting a vaccine to be ready by the time the polls open and getting one that is safe, effective and accepted by the American people are two very different things. And the Trump administration’s attempts to make government agency leaders support the president’s political positions this year have undermined public trust in the very institutions needed to evaluate and distribute the immunizations. Now the same impulses that have led Trump to downplay the virus and latch onto imagined miracle cures could also get in the way of an effective vaccine. 

Trump is right that 

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Cinnaminson Planet Fitness Set To Reopen Amid Pandemic

CINNAMINSON, NJ — The Planet Fitness in Cinnaminson is among gyms statewide that will be permitted to open after Gov. Phil Murphy announced gyms can finally reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Murphy said gyms will be allowed to reopen at 25 percent capacity, and customers have to wear masks, beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 1. Read more here: Gov. Murphy: NJ Gyms To Reopen In Coronavirus Crisis: Here’s When

Planet Fitness has 64 locations in New Jersey, including one at 141 Route 130 South in Cinnaminson.

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“Fitness centers are critical to the mental, physical and financial health for New Jerseyans, and we are grateful that Governor Murphy has announced that we can reopen with safety protocols in place,” said Craig Benson, who operates 18 Planet Fitness locations in the

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Inspire Dental Wellness of Orland Park is the Cosmetic Dentist to Visit in Orland Park, IL

Inspire Dental Wellness of Orland Park is the Cosmetic Dentist to Visit in Orland Park, IL

Orland Park, IL – Getting dental care and treatments in Orland Park, IL has become easier with help from the team at Inspire Dental Wellness. The dental clinic has been in the industry for years and continues to work hard to ensure that the members of the community are presented with the premium quality services that they deserve without having to incur the extra expenses of traveling out of the community.

With help from the team at Inspire Dental Wellness, the members of the Orland Park, IL community are now able to access premium dental care and treatment services delivered by a team of dental specialists with years of experience and a commitment to delivering personalized dental care and treatment services.

“At Inspire Dental Wellness, we take a comprehensive approach to dentistry and utilize the latest technology to assist us in giving our patients the best dental treatment possible. We

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‘Protect our babies:’ Hospital cares for babies in hurricane


A airplane hangar is destroyed Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, after Hurricane Laura went through the area near Lake Charles, La.


As the wind howled and the rain slammed down, a team of nurses, respiratory therapists and a doctor worked through the night to care for 19 tiny babies as Hurricane Laura slammed southwestern Louisiana.

The babies, some on ventilators or eating through a feeding tube, seemed to weather the storm just fine, said Dr. Juan Bossano, the medical director of the neonatal intensive care unit at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital for Women.

“They did very well. They tolerated it very well. We had a very good day,” he said.

Laura made landfall early Thursday morning as a Category 4 storm, packing top winds of 150 mph (241 kph), and pushing a storm surge as high as 15 feet in some areas.

Hours before it made landfall,

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