Monday, September 21, 2020

Is Provigil and Modafinil the Same?

Provigil is nothing but the brand name for Modafinil. Modafinil is the active ingredient of Provigil. Generic Modafinil is available, which is much cheaper than Provigil. So, there is no difference between Provigil and Modafinil. Provigil is used for the treatment of excessive sleepiness.

Niecy Nash Reveals She Is Now Married To Jessica Betts

Niecy Nash, the Claws actress, has recently revealed that she is now married to singer Jessica Betts. She took to Instagram to reveal that she and Betts are now married. Nash is known for her performance in Claws and Reno 911. Betts has also posted a pic on Instagram with Nash.

California Resident Diagnosed With Plague, Marking the First Case in the State Since 2015

A South Lake Tahoe resident has been tested positive for plague, an infectious disease caused by Yersinia pestis bacteria, marking the first human case in California after almost five years. California reported its last plague case in 2015. The person might have been bitten by an infected flea while walking their dog.

UNC-Chapel Hill Becomes the First Major College to Pivot to Online Classes amid Coronavirus Pandemic

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill pivoted to online classes a week after in-person classes after the university reported at least four clusters of coronavirus cases. UNC-Chapel Hill became the first major college to pivot to online classes but it is expecting in-person classes for some activities.

CA National Weather Service Issued First-Ever Fire Tornado Warning

On Saturday, California’s National Weather Service issued its first-ever warning for a fire tornado. NWS forecaster Wendell Hohmann said it was the first time of his knowledge for a tornado of this nature, which is probably outside of a thunderstorm environment.

Penn Researchers Develop New Protocol That Prevents Post-Op Opioid Addiction

A team of Penn researchers has found that their Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocol helped in reducing and preventing opioid addiction among patients before, during, and after undergoing invasive surgeries. Opioid addiction is one of the ongoing health issues in the United States.

Baltimore Explosion Kills One Woman and Injures Seven Others

Baltimore explosion has killed one woman and left seven others injured. Three homes were reduced to rubble after the explosion. Officials are investigating the cause of the explosion and the crew is looking for any survivors. The BGE is also investigating the explosion.