Tag Archives: Covid19

Las Vegas store requires proof-of-horse photo to deter customers seeking ivermectin for COVID-19

A store in Las Vegas is requiring any customer who wants to buy ivermectin, a drug primarily intended to treat parasitic worms in animals, to bring a photo with their horse. Several people are seeking ivermectin this summer to try to treat or prevent COVID-19 despite warnings from health officials, causing V & V Tack… Read More »

Child obesity increased during COVID-19 pandemic: study

A new study found that child obesity significantly increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The study, published Friday on the Journal of the America Medical Association (JAMA) Network, found that “youths gained more weight during the COVID-19 pandemic than before it.” The greatest change occurred among children aged 5 through 11 years old, which saw a… Read More »