Good news about flu

Patient getting vaccine

Despite predictions that cases of the seasonal flu and COVID-19 could potentially spike together in a “twindemic,” the 2020-2021 flu season has so far been unusually mild, according to nationwide statistics.

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Scholarship seeks to reward young heroes

Gloria Barron Prize

The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes recently announced the launch of its 2021 awards. The online application system opened Jan. 4, 2021. Submissions are due by April 15, with the winners currently scheduled to be announced in September.

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Wine, cheese and brains

Wine and cheese

Wine and cheese lovers might be encouraged by the findings of a recent study conducted at Iowa State University connecting these two foods with improved long-term brain health.

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