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Mayo Clinic Minute: Mammograms, COVID-19 Vaccines and Timing

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If you are due for your annual breast cancer screening and vaccinations, including vaccinations for flu and COVID-19, you may want to consider timing to avoid any concerns. That’s because some people can have swelling in their underarm where they receive the shot. That’s a normal sign the vaccine is working. However, swelling could cause a false reading on a mammogram.

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Hi JT,

In Danville, you would definitely need a good outdoor antenna. One that is designed to pick up VHF as well as UHF. Our signal is there, but is too far away to effectively penetrate buildings. Thank you and please keep us posted!

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Mask Litter: Cleanup Effort

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It is time for civic groups in the Seattle area to pick a date for our communities to clean up the thousands of used, disposed of COVID-19 masks littering our area. How about a day or week in March 2022? One giant campaign headed by local governments, clubs, interested people, trail walkers, bikers, etc. It […]

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Drinking Alcohol While Pregnant Significantly Alters the Baby’s Brain Structure, MRIs Reveal

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The brain structure of fetuses exposed to alcohol significantly differs from the developing brains other unborn babies, a new MRI-based study shows. Unborn babies exposed to alcohol have a larger corpus collosum – the main connection between the brain’s two hemispheres – and a smaller periventricular zone, the area where neurons originate.

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