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What Should a COVID-19 Memorial Be?

Memorial designs by Rael San Fratello, Refik Anadol Studio, and Sekou Cooke

Unlike a war, a pandemic is invisible and diffuse. It’s everywhere and nowhere. Its death toll is ultimately unknowable. That makes a virus difficult to mark with physical tributes. Few memorials mark the 1918 Spanish flu; one is a modest granite bench built in Vermont two years ago, underwritten by a local restaurant also marking its own centennial.

The coronavirus pandemic is not over, either. Not even close. A third wave of infections, hospitalizations, and deaths is lashing the nation from coast to coast. More than 12 million Americans have contracted COVID-19, and more than 250,000 of them have died. Early vaccine tests are promising, but a broad rollout is months away at minimum. Even after it wanes, the long-term effects of the

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7 Effective Yoga Asanas that will Help with Diabetes: HealthifyMe Blog

Yoga is essential to keep you healthy both mentally and physically and you might already know that. But do you know, doing it without the right guidance may not bring about the results you expect? There are specific categories, and today we explore yoga for diabetes. Disease like diabetes should not be taken lightly. You have to take proper care of your body to combat diabetes, in terms of diet, lifestyle, and exercise. Therefore yoga is not just a type of workout, it is something your body requires for the advancement of your better living. So if your concern is how to do yoga for diabetes, here are 7effective yoga asanas.  

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7 Yoga Asanas That Will Help With Diabetes 

#1 Sun Salutations (Surya Namaskar)

While talking about yoga for diabetes, the first pose that is extremely beneficial for diabetic patients is sun salutations. It is a

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Tracking The Spread Of The Outbreak : Goats and Soda : NPR

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On Sept. 28, the world marked a tragic milestone: 1 million deaths from COVID-19. That’s according to a tally maintained by Johns Hopkins University. And public health experts believe the actual toll – the recorded deaths plus the unrecorded deaths – is much higher.

While the number of cases has slowed in many countries that were hit hard early on by coronavirus, the number of new cases continues to increase. Since early July, new daily cases averaged over 200,000 worldwide.

Explore the chart below to find a country-by-country breakdown of new and total cases since January. At over 11 million cases, the United States leads the world’s COVID-19 crisis.

In late spring and early summer, new COVID-19 cases were largely driven by cases in the Americas. While the U.S. has consistently had the most new daily cases of coronavirus in the region, Brazil’s

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Eddie Murphy Is Back – The Atlantic

Illustrations by Louise Pomeroy


“Ed-die! Ed-die! Ed-die!” Standing before a bank of potted poinsettias in Studio 8H of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Eddie Murphy, the returning comedy hero, smiled serenely and took a few seconds to bask in the chant that had broken out. Then he spoke. “It’s great to be back here finally, hosting Saturday Night Live for Christmas,” he said. “This is the last episode of 2019. But if you’re Black, this is the first episode since I left back in 1984.” Cue applause and knowing laughter.

Ah, the warm wave of renewed appreciation. We’ve witnessed this phenomenon a fair amount in recent times. Keanu Reeves, how cruel we were to mock you back when you toured with your band, Dogstar; you are an honorable and decorous man. Winona Ryder, forgive us for forever pinning the transgressions of your 20s and 30s upon you—after all, you long

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9 Effective Yoga Asanas that Help Relieve Headaches

Yoga is an age-old practice that involves working on the body, mind, breath, and spirit together. Long before any medicines were used for treatment, yoga was used as a method to keep the body in pristine health. Today, yoga is being advocated as a natural option to control conditions ranging from arthritis and rheumatism to blood pressure, diabetes, and thyroid. In this article, we will be focusing on the practice of yoga for headache.

Yoga Asanas to Relieve Headaches

Yoga works on restoring balance and harmony within the body. It aims at removing stiffness and tension and improves blood circulation to all parts. The flow of oxygen is another vital element that yoga primarily focuses on. Therefore, when performing any asana, remember to do it in a calm state of mind and unhurried fashion. Most importantly, remember to focus on your breathing at all times. Don’t be fooled by the

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