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In 16 States, 35% or More Residents Now Obese

By Cara Murez and Ernie Mundell HealthDay Reporters THURSDAY, Sept. 16, 2021 (HealthDay News) — America’s waistline keeps widening. On Wednesday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that 16 states now have at least 35% of their residents who are obese, a number that’s nearly doubled since 2018. The CDC’s 2020 Adult…

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Four Minn. residents found fatally shot in SUV abandoned in Wis. cornfield

Four bodies were discovered in a Sheridan Township cornfield, about 70 miles east of St. Paul, Minn. Image courtesy of Google Maps Sept. 14 (UPI) — Authorities said Tuesday they are investigating the deaths of four people from Minnesota whose bodies were found over the weekend in an SUV abandoned in a western Wisconsin cornfield.…

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Lake Tahoe residents return as crews get wildfire under control

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Thousands of people who fled South Lake Tahoe under threat of a wildfire were allowed to return as crews stalled the flames from advancing, but many shops remained dark Monday and the resort town’s normally bustling streets remained quiet.A week ago, the scenic tourist town on the California-Nevada state line emptied…

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German residents

Residents Say German Towns Got Little Warning Before Huge Floods

AHRWEILER, Germany (AP) — Like other residents of his town in Germany, Wolfgang Huste knew a flood was coming. What nobody told him, he says, was how bad it would be. The 66-year-old antiquarian bookseller from Ahrweiler said the first serious warning to evacuate or move to higher floors of buildings close to the Ahr…

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Residents Medical Group Offers Solutions for Medical Residents

    LOS ANGELES, CA, June 23, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — After doing years of education and training, many medical students are wondering about their future. Choosing a location to do a medical residency is a big decision, and many students are often left wondering where they will be able to go for their residency. Residents Medical Group…

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Francisco residents

Back in San Francisco, residents debate benefits of car-free Roads

San Francisco For Vanessa Gregson, the four-lane highway that borders the beach along San Francisco’s Pacific Ocean is now an automobile-free sanctuary where she can blissfully ride her bicycle and enjoy the quiet.“You hear the beach. You hear the waves,” said Ms. Gregson. “You feel like you’re in nature, and you’re in San Francisco.”Like cities…

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Fear Is the Key to Convincing Residents to Evacuate before a Storm

Emergency officials have long pondered how to convince the public to follow evacuation orders. Now they have an answer. Use fear. Bombard the public with images of blazing wildfires and crashing waves. Warn that people who stay home will have no electricity, water or emergency rescue. Remind everyone of the most recent disaster to hit…

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Kalbarri residents

Kalbarri inhabitants forced to hide under sink as WA storm struck,’Like a freight train’

Thousands of families and businesses affected by ex-tropical Cyclone Seroja are still without power as authorities scramble to help the worst hit areas.Residents and businesses in Kalbarri, a small tourist town seven hours north of Perth, are continuing to clean up from the devastating effects of Seroja after it made landfall on Sunday night.The powerful…