Tag Archives: it’s

It’s Official: Former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe and Jason Tartick Are Engaged

Kaitlyn Bristowe may be helping Katie Thurston with finding a fairy-tale ending during her time on The Bachelorette, but it looks like she just got her own. According to Entertainment Tonight, Kaitlyn and boyfriend Jason Tartick are engaged after two years of dating! And the story of how they got engaged is actually so dang… Read More »

ICUs are nearing capacity in this French city. And it’s only September

That’s how Dr. Olivier Joannes-Boyau, head of the intensive care unit at University Hospital in the southwestern city of Bordeaux, describes the resurgence of Covid-19 in France. After young French people took advantage of the lifting of lockdown and summer months to socialize freely, Covid-19 hospitalizations have risen in large cities like Paris, Bordeaux and… Read More »

Oxford vaccine trial pause isn’t bad news – it’s the process working

By Clare Wilson Michelle D’Urbano The has been great alarm over the news that a trial of a vaccine candidate for the coronavirus, from the University of Oxford and drug firm AstraZeneca, has had to be put on hold after a participant developed strange neurological symptoms. It might seem a cause for concern, but, in… Read More »

‘My daughter’s chicken pox turned to sepsis and it’s still haunting me’ – novelist Caitriona Lally

Award-winning novelist Caitriona Lally has revealed how her daughter’s chicken pox infection turned into the potentially fatal illness sepsis. n an emotional piece in today’s Living section, the author describes how the family’s nightmare unfolded. She said she and her husband “spent three chicken­pocked nights trying to dodge her hurtlings, trying to comfort and contain… Read More »