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Fauci says Covid-19 vaccine may not get US to herd immunity if too many people refuse to get it

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Dr. Anthony Fauci says he would “settle” for a Covid-19 vaccine that’s 70% to 75% effective, but that this incomplete protection, coupled with the fact that many Americans say they won’t get a coronavirus vaccine, makes it “unlikely” that the US will achieve sufficient levels of immunity to quell the outbreak.… Read More »

New study shows that one third of Irish people exercise every day

Independent research experts iReach have released findings from a survey they carried out prior to the COVID-19 restrictions in Ireland. The survey, which was carried out on behalf of leading protection specialist Royal London, asked over 1,000 adults nationwide if they exercised regularly and if so, how often. 33% of respondents said they did in… Read More »

E-cigarettes have killed 57 people as number of lung illnesses linked to vaping rises to 2,602

Texas 15-year-old dies of vaping-linked illness, becoming the youngest victim of the e-cigarette epidemic as US death toll rises to 57 Officials in Texas have confirmed the death of a 15-year-old who developed the vaping-linked illness sweeping the US   The CDC says 57 people have died in 27 states and the District of Columbia from vaping-related… Read More »

A bunch of people in tech are setting resolutions to spend less time using tech

Getty Images One of the most common resolutions this New Year’s? For many of us, it’s to spend less time staring at a screen, and far more pursuing new hobbies and personal relationships that don’t involve technology. Somewhat ironically, a CNBC search found that top social media sites including Twitter and Facebook are littered with… Read More »