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Do you know which foods are stress busters?

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"As selfish as I worried dating was, the value of a joyful day had shot up in quarantine, and Sam gave me so many—did that count for nothing?"

#AHRQ announces a National Nursing Home #COVID  Action Network in partnership with @unmhscECHO  Institute and @TheIHI . Facilities certified for Medicare & Medicaid programs to get free 16-week training.

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Americans had 36 million hospitalizations in 2017, for a total cost of $434 billion. Find out which #medicalconditions  were most expensive to treat in #AHRQ  analysis.

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Feeling the urge to watch a rational, informative conversation for some reason? Today at 12EST, I'm speaking with @SlaughterAM , @rmack , and @madhumachi  about the splintering of the global internet.

Thank you @DeanJulie  for being a guest in our Speaker Series: Leadership in Action for the , a #GlobalCitizenAcademyirst-of-its-kind  leadership experience for high school graduates worldwide! #globalcitizenyearo #leadershipinaction #leadershipe #leadershipquote'>Q #GlobalCitizenYearo #LeadershipInAction #Leadershipe #LeadershipQuote#selflove 

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Coming tomorrow! Free training and mentorship for #nursinghomes  use evidenced-based safety practices for protecting residents and staff. Join webinar on October 1 at 1:30 pm ET. #AHRQ  @ProjectECHO  Register here

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#Checklists are a smart way to avoid errors from attention or memory lapses. Do they play the same role in preventing diagnostic errors? See new #AHRQ  brief for details. @MedStarSafety 

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Despite the disappointing showing in patients with metastatic disease, Myovant thinks relugolix could still unseat leuprolide in the broader population.

#AHRQ PSNet featured research examines the prevalence of #COVID19  in frontline healthcare workers and offers strategies for improvements.

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Scoops of the Day

The economy only works when it works #ForThePeople . That's why House Democrats passed legislation to ensure hardworking Americans have a chance to get ahead. Its time for the Senate GOP to stop blocking these bills and do their jobs.

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American workers deserve an economy that works for everyone. House Dems have passed legislation to raise wages and rebuild our infrastructure. It’s time for @senatemajldr  to do his job and bring these critically important bills to the Senate Floor.

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Check out #AHRQ  PSNet featured research on prevention of suicide events in VA hospitals. #PreventSuicide 

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Watch Out For Sugar-Free Snacks. Not only have artificial sweeteners been linked to weight gain (they trick the body into wanting additional carbs), but foods labeled as sugar-free can actually contain sugar! Technically, they can include up to 0.5 grams of sugar per serving.

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We're working with @NYCParks , the @USDA  and @Cornell  to vaccinate racoons against rabies. Today through October 9, we will distribute oral rabies vaccine to immunize raccoons in parts of Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. Learn more:

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This deal also creates “a framework” between CStone and Pfizer to “bring additional oncology assets to the Greater China market.”

New @CDCMMWR  shows #COVID19  infections among 18-22 year-olds increased more than 50% from early August to early Sept. Everyone needs to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Wear a mask, stay 6 feet from others, wash hands often, & stay home when sick.

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Vaccination is one of the best ways #parents  can protect their children from 14 serious diseases before the age of two. For everything you need to know about your baby’s #vaccines  and how to prepare for vaccine visits, see: . #HowVaccinesWork 

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Scoops of the Week

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, #COVID19  particles can spread. Learn more: .

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As of September 21, national forecasts predict 3,400 to 7,400 new #COVID19  deaths will be reported during the week ending October 17. These forecasts predict 214,000 to 226,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 17. More:

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“We’re using technology to keep everything local, and I find that appealing.” @milwaukeeva  #cardiologist  on the importance of #TeleCardiology . #ReadMore  on how @vacareers  is ensuring Veterans don’t have to travel for hours to receive #healthcare :

Judge Amy Coney Barrett is a brilliant legal mind. I hope the Senate will give her a fair & swift confirmation hearing. Before @realDonaldTrump  took office there were many vacancies in the Judiciary & I'm glad the president & the Senate have prioritized this constitutional duty.

"Doctors don’t make you healthy. Teachers don’t make you learn. Trainers don’t make you fit. Coaches don’t make you rich. At some point you have to understand that this life is 100% your responsibility." ~Unknown #healthychoices  #takeaction  #smallsteps  #sundaymotivation 

Acid reflux or GERD is a type of condition that is results in burning pain felt usually in the lower chest area. It is caused by the stomach acids that are rising into the esophagus. Here are 3 Effective Remedies: Baking Soda Apple Cider Vinegar Ginger Root #gerd  #heartburn 

Recently on a flight, an @AmericanAir  attendant handed me a note asking for me to support the Airline Payroll Support Program. In response to that attendant and all the flight crews who work to keep us safely flying even during this pandemic, I cosponsored H.R. 8345.

While #flu  viruses can be active year-round, the fall and winter usually bring an increase in flu activity, with activity often rising in October and peaking between December and February. Protect your family by making sure they receive a #fluvaccinevaccine .

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How many hours of sleep do you believe you need to help maintain a healthy immune system? #StayPreparedWithCVS  @CVSPharmacy 

Learn how to make a chai latte -- without the coffee shop price tag.

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