Category Archives: National News

In Brief–TL;DR News

Although issues with Johnson and Johnson’s vaccine has slowed down the pace of inoculations over the past week, the U.S. has achieved President Joe Biden’s goal of administering 200 million doses of vaccine during his first 100 days in office.Biden shared the news in a speech at the White House Wednesday, saying at least 50…MORE

Bueno Coffee Substitute Recall

(FDA)–Creative Foods Inc. of Prineville, Oregon is recalling two products, Bueno Coffee Substitute Creamy Hazelnut and Bueno Coffee Substitute Pecan Praline. They both may contain undeclared peanut, hazelnut, and/or barley (gluten). While any gluten-containing product can cause health problems for individuals with celiac disease and other gluten sensitivities. People who have hazelnut or peanut allergy…MORE

In Brief–TL;DR News

The massive cargo ship that has blocked the Suez Canal for more than a week has finally been freed, officials say.The Suez Canal Authority says tugboats were able to dislodge the ship’s bow, after freeing the stern earlier on Monday.  The 1,300-foot ship is now being pulled to an area called the Great Bitter Lake…MORE

Gov. Beshear’s COVID-19 Update

 Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday updated Kentuckians on the state’s ongoing efforts to fight the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) as cases continue to rise in the commonwealth. “I think about this journey that we’ve been on, going back to our first case reported on March the 6th. I remember us taking very aggressive action, and…MORE

Poll: Has Pandemic Changed How Americans Feel About Health Care?

(SWNS)–Three-quarters of Americans agree that the COVID-19 pandemic is a sign that the U.S. should adopt a universal health care system, according to a new survey. The survey of 2,000 Americans, which was conducted by OnePoll, asked about their opinions on the COVID-19 pandemic and how well they believe the U.S. government has handled the crisis.…MORE

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

The Doc Is In – "COVID-19 Mask Protection" There has been a lot of conversation about how protective masks are in the fight against COVID-19. In this "The Doc Is In" segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Stanton, demonstrates the proper way to wear a mask to give your best protection when in public. "The Doc Is…MORE

Video:  The Doc is In–Stanton MD

Video: The Doc is In–Stanton MD

The Doc Is In – "COVID-19 – Donations Still Needed" As we continue to adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to make sure we don't forget about those services that rely on our donations to help others. In this "The Doc Is In" segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, looks at some services that…MORE

(FDA)–Great American Deli of Ooltewah, Tennessee is recalling GAD #114 Egg Salad Sandwich 4.8 oz. UPC: 7-41431-00114-2 due to possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such…MORE