Distancing requirements prevent some bars, restaurants from cashing in on capacity increases – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Bar and restaurant owners with limited space are unable to cash in on the county’s newly eased dining restrictions. Marion County food establishments are permitted to increase indoor capacity from 25% to 50% beginning Monday but distancing requirements prevent some businesses from seating more patrons. Bill Pritt, owner of […]

US infection rate too low to prevent COVID spread

CLOSE The study’s goal was to estimate the impacts of a single “super-spreader” event on the spread of COVID-19. USA TODAY By the end of July, about 9% of American adults had been exposed to the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, according to a new study of dialysis patients, the largest yet looking […]

Some psoriasis meds may also help prevent heart disease

Biologic therapy for the skin condition psoriasis may reduce patients’ risk of heart disease, new research suggests. Chronic inflammation in people with psoriasis is associated with the development of plaque in heart arteries, which increases the risk of coronary artery disease. In biologic therapy, patients receive protein-based infusions to reduce […]