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Study reveals how long COVID-19 remains infectious on cardboard, metal and plastic

The virus that causes COVID-19 remains for several hours to days on surfaces and in aerosols, a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found. The study suggests that people may acquire the coronavirus through the air and after touching contaminated objects. Scientists discovered the virus is detectable for up to three… Read More »

There’s ‘no magic drug’ for treating coronavirus, expert says, as authorities study using existing medicines

It is the most restrictive order by a governor so far during the novel coronavirus pandemic. It applies to most of the state’s 40 million residents. There are exceptions for workers in “16 critical infrastructure sections.” The order takes effect Thursday night. “Those that work in critical sectors should go to work. Grocery stores, pharmacies,… Read More »

A case study of the expensive diets of Clare stars John Conlon & Podge Collins

It has never been more expensive to fuel up like an inter-county star. Amateur athletes are eating like professional sports stars – and it all adds up when it comes to the weekly shop. Players spend anywhere between €125-150 per week to tick all the boxes marked out by nutritional experts employed by each county.… Read More »

Study Sheds Light on Common Cause of Back Pain

Unexplained low back pain is incredibly common, affecting about 80% of adults at some point during their lifetimes. In the last three months, more than one-quarter of U.S. adults report that they’ve experienced low back pain, which is the most common cause of job-related disability, according to the U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and… Read More »