Tag Archives: Back

Last call: Governors roll back hours instead of reopenings as bars take blame for coronavirus surge

Spencer Platt | Getty Images Desy’s is one of the last bars left standing in Morrisville, North Carolina.  Owner Desislava Nikolova made her American dream come true by opening Desy’s and another bar in nearby Cary after immigrating to America from Bulgaria 11 years ago. While the coronavirus pandemic forced the majority of her counterparts in the local… Read More »

After Lockdown, Ease Back Into Exercise

News Consumer News After Lockdown, Ease Back Into Exercise SUNDAY, Aug. 2, 2020 — If you’re getting back to a fitness program or gym after spending months in lockdown, be careful not to hurt yourself, a sports medicine expert urges. “One of the most common reasons people get injured is because they overexert themselves when… Read More »

Italy’s winemakers are reeling from the coronavirus impact, but hope demand can bounce back

A picture taken on May 28, 2020 at the Hofstaetter vineyards in Mazzone, Egna, Trentino Alto Adige. MIGUEL MEDINA Italy’s winemakers had already had a difficult year in 2019, contending with floods, heatwaves and storms, and then the coronavirus pandemic came along. A strict lockdown in Italy, and in most of Europe, put a stopper… Read More »

Death rate ‘back to normal’ in UK

The number of deaths registered in the UK over one week has fallen below the five-year average for the first time since mid-March. More than 80% of local authorities in Great Britain have also seen death rates fall to normal levels. The decrease reflects a decline in coronavirus-related deaths, official data shows. Of 10,681 deaths… Read More »

What causes arthritis back

Spinal arthritis causes stiffness and low back pain. The stiffness is worst upon waking up in the morning, tends to ease with activity, then worsens toward the end of the day. Presumably, this is because fluid has built up in the joint due to inactivity overnight, which causes more swelling. See Accurately Diagnosing Leg Pain.… Read More »