Deportes y más deportes….

Pulido queda fuera por lesiónEl Sporting Kansas City anunció que Alan Pulido estará fuera de las canchas por todo el 2022 debido a una lesión en la rodilla.El delantero mexicano se someterá a una cirugía el 17 de enero en Los Ángeles pero Peter Vermes dijo que no espera contar para la siguiente temporada.Pulido ha estado batallando con problemas en […]

CDC issues new isolation guidelines

By Chara The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued new isolation guidelines for people with COVID-19.“The Omicron variant is spreading quickly and has the potential to impact all facets of our society,” the agency states on its website. “CDC’s updated recommendations for isolation and quarantine balance what we know about the […]

Now COVID-19 Boosters are Available for People Ages 12 and Older in Wyandotte County!

The Unified Government Public Health Department is now offering COVID-19 booster shots for people ages 12 and older in Wyandotte County! This is following new authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) that […]

Holidays at a glance: Martin Luther King Day

By Tere Siqueira Observed Jan. 17 this year, the third Monday of January, Martin Luther King Day is when Americans remember and celebrate “the civil rights leader’s life and legacy,” multiple websites state. Here are a few facts you might not know about this annual holiday:*Approval process: It took a few years before the federal […]

Editorial: Finding the right short-term rehab care

An elderly widowed neighbor of mine broke her hip this fall. She underwent surgery the next day. After a short hospital stay, she transferred to a skilled nursing/rehabilitation facility. Insurance paid for a three-week stay there. Not strong enough or steady enough to return home, she went to the nearest short-term assisted care center that […]

How to care for someone with COVID-19 at home

Commentary by Chara With COVID-19 continuing to spread, it is important that you follow certain guidelines to protect yourself and others, particularly if you are caring for someone with COVID-19 at home.To help the person who is sick, you should follow the doctor’s instructions. Make sure the person who is sick drinks enough fluids and […]

Tips for finding a mentor

By Tere Siqueira A mentor can help you make better career decisions at any stage of your career. Research has shown that people with mentors move up faster, earn a higher salary, and are more satisfied with their careers. The following tips will guide you in finding the right mentor for you.*Be clear about your […]

Omicron, weather deepen supply chain problems

By Roberta PardoThe new year has not stopped supply shortages.Shortages at grocery stores nationwide have deepened in recent weeks as the country experiences the spread of Omicron, the new COVID variant, and winter storms pile on to existing supply chain issues and labor shortages.The shortages reported are widespread, multiple media outlets reported, impacting produce and […]