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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 »

Preeclampsia: Everything You Need to Know about This High-Risk Pregnancy Complication

Although it’s relatively uncommon, affecting just 3.4 percent of pregnancies in the U.S. each year, preeclampsia is a complication that can have serious long-term health effects for mom and baby. The condition is characterized primarily by higher-than-normal blood pressure during pregnancy, and may also involve elevated levels of protein in urine and a decrease in… Read More »

It’s Official: Former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe and Jason Tartick Are Engaged

Kaitlyn Bristowe may be helping Katie Thurston with finding a fairy-tale ending during her time on The Bachelorette, but it looks like she just got her own. According to Entertainment Tonight, Kaitlyn and boyfriend Jason Tartick are engaged after two years of dating! And the story of how they got engaged is actually so dang… Read More »