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Most Home Health Aides ‘Can’t Afford Not to Work’ — Even When Lacking PPE

In March, Sue Williams-Ward took a new job, with a $ 1-an-hour raise. The employer, a home health care agency called Together We Can, was paying a premium — $ 13 an hour — after it started losing aides when COVID-19 safety concerns mounted. Williams-Ward, a 68-year-old Indianapolis native, was a devoted caregiver who bathed,… Read More »

Wisconsin state agency tells employees to wear masks even during Zoom calls

A Wisconsin state agency is reportedly mandating that its employees wear face masks during video conferences, even if they are home alone. In a July 31 email, the Department of Natural Resources Secretary Preston Cole reminded employees that the governor’s mask order, which requires anyone over the age of 4 to wear a face-covering while… Read More »

Why I’m quitting the keto diet even though I lost weight – Business Insider

Over the past year, I’ve lost more than 120 pounds following the ketogenic diet. Eating lots of fat, moderate protein, and very few carbs undoubtedly helped me shed the weight quickly and relatively painlessly while also helping to heal my dysfunctional relationship with food, specifically sugar. However, I’ve decided to leave keto behind and venture… Read More »