In Alabama, positivity rate for coronavirus tests is rising: Week in review

Rose Blan

In Alabama, the positivity rate for coronavirus tests reached 16.9 percent as of Thursday – the highest it’s been since mid-September.

But it’s hard to compare that rate over time, because data backlogs and changes in reporting here have made comparisons difficult. State data is messy and getting messier.

On Sept. 1, for instance, the state changed the way it reports tests and removed about 27,000 tests from the logs.

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Traditional Chinese Medicine Market Expected to Witness A CAGR Of More than 5% Over the Forecast Period 2020-2030

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Key Takeaways from Traditional Chinese Medicine Market Study  

  • Non-traditional Chinese medicines is the leading segment by product in the global traditional Chinese medicine market. The Autism Spectrum disorder (ASD) segment has been gaining more traction in recent years, and is expected to expand at a rate of 6.7% during the forecast period.
  • North America is the leading region in the traditional Chinese medicine market, followed by Europe.
  • East and
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Mira Mesa Dentist Gets Six Years For Insurance Fraud

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SAN DIEGO, CA — A former Mira Mesa dentist who bilked insurance companies out of hundreds of thousands of dollars by submitting claims for procedures she never performed, including hundreds of supposed root canals, has been sentenced to six years in state prison, the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.

April Rose Ambrosio, 59, pleaded guilty to three counts of insurance fraud earlier this year for fraudulently billing

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Dutch Hospital Airlifts Patients to Germany Amid Virus Surge | Business News

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By PETER DEJONG and MIKE CORDER, Associated Press

ALMERE, Netherlands (AP) — A bright yellow helicopter rose into a blue sky Friday carrying a COVID-19 patient from the Netherlands to a German intensive care unit, the first such international airlift since the pandemic first threatened to swamp Dutch hospitals in the spring.

The clatter of the helicopter’s rotors as it lifted off from a parking lot behind a hospital 30

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