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Happy Birthday, Reita Faria! 5 Things You Didn’t Know about the First Miss World Winner Who Became a Physician

Happy Birthday, Reita Faria! Today, as she turns 77 on her birthday, let’s take a look at the past life, interesting moments and other trivia about the first Miss World winner who became a physician. You may have seen beauty pageant winners hitting the Hollywood-Bollywood industry, but there is Reita Faria who gave up the… Read More »

Gyms are open, but are they safe in the age of COVID-19? Here’s what you need to know

Article content continued What about masks? In most regions, staff are required to wear masks, but they are not required while working out. In Alberta, Nova Scotia and Ontario, masks must be worn in between workouts and when entering and exiting the gym. In Saskatchewan, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Manitoba and… Read More »

If you want to be a physician-inventor, here’s what you should know [PODCAST]

The Podcast by KevinMD | Podcast | July 31, 2020 “If you have an employment agreement with a provision on intellectual property, have it reviewed by an attorney before you begin applying for patents. A good attorney should be able to give you some clarity. Suppose, however, that your employment agreement has muddied the waters… Read More »

Know Your Burn Risks This Summer

SATURDAY, July 18, 2020 — Grilling. Campfires. Fireworks. All are part of summer’s pleasures — but they also pose burn risks. A new survey of 1,000 U.S. adults found that 53% mistakenly think their burn risk is lower than it actually is. Only 11% knew that injuries from the flames of a fire pit or… Read More »

What you need to know about coronavirus today

A version of this story appeared in the July 10 edition of CNN’s Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction newsletter. Sign up here to receive the need-to-know headlines every weekday. That was the message from the World Health Organization’s director-general, who made an emotional plea Thursday for international unity to fight the pandemic, blasting a lack of… Read More »