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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 »

The one thing most likely to kill your child this summer (it’s probably not what you think)

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Life Health Canada More dangerous than guns, pit bulls and pit bulls with guns Author of the article: Tristin Hopper Publishing date: Jun 03, 2021  •  1 day ago  •  3 minute read  •  78 Comments Article content If Summer 2021 plays out like all the others, at least a few… Read More »

Why it’s so important to accept our flaws

Obsessing about the failures of yesterday is self-defeating. We have all made mistakes, wrong choices and bad decisions. We can make excuses for the past, apportion blame, accept responsibility but no amount of effort or energy can alter history. The best we can hope for is that we learn from our history; that what has… Read More »

It’s Open Enrollment. Here’s What You Need to Know

About Asking Never Hurts A series of columns addressing the challenges consumers face in California’s health care landscape. Send questions to bwolfson@kff.org. California’s annual health insurance enrollment season for individuals and families kicks off this week against a dramatic backdrop: the hotly contested presidential election; a pandemic raging out of control in much of the U.S.;… Read More »