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‘I worry we’re getting numb’ to Covid numbers as states reopen, former CDC director says

Richard Besser, who served as acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under former President Barack Obama, said he worries that people are discounting Covid numbers as governors decide to reopen their states.  “In Texas, where they removed the mask mandate, fewer than 10% of people have been vaccinated and the levels… Read More »

‘Dad, my legs are numb, I’m going to be in a wheelchair’ – how brave teen given 10pc chance of walking again beat the odds

It was understood their beloved daughter Tammy had a minimal chance of walking again. Their world was turned upside down. In their eyes, in the wake of a terrifying fall and devastating injuries, the home they created in Ballinahown, near Athlone in Co Westmeath, wouldn’t cut it for her anymore. They believed a new house… Read More »