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Are Gyms Open Today? Labor Day 2020 Hours for Crunch Fitness, Planet Fitness

Labor Day 2020 is a federal holiday and a paid day off for millions of Americans. While it is generally viewed as the unofficial end of summer, one last long weekend to enjoy the warm weather, or as a chance to enjoy Labor Day sales, some may want to make the most of their three-day weekend by hitting the gym.

Are Gyms Open on Labor Day 2020?

Though gyms were closed during the lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus, many have reopened and will likely be open on Labor Day 2020. However, as lockdown restrictions vary by county and state, gyms may still be shut in some areas or operating with modified services.

Major gyms including 24 Hour Fitness, Anytime Fitness and more have reopened generally and will be open on Labor Day. However, it is worth noting that within many chains their gyms are independently managed. Therefore,

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Urocarb Tablets (Bethanechol chloride) Drug / Medicine Information

Bethanechol chloride

Consumer Medicine Information

What is in this leaflet

This leaflet answers some common questions about Urocarb Tablets. It does not contain
all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor
or pharmacist.

All medicines have risks and benefits. Your doctor has weighed the risks of you using
Urocarb Tablets against the benefits they expect it will have for you.

If you have any concerns about taking this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Keep this leaflet with the medicine.

You may need to read it again.

What Urocarb Tablets are used for

This medicine is used to treat certain disorders of the urinary tract or bladder such
as urinary retention, a decrease in the urge or desire to urinate (pass water). This
condition can sometimes arise after surgery or after giving birth. The condition
can also be caused by an obstruction in

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Latest coronavirus news for September 18, 2020: Live updates

On Friday, indoor service is back on the menu at bars and restaurants across Chicago’s far south suburbs after an improved COVID-19 testing positivity rate prompted Gov. J.B. Pritzker to lift restrictions on Will and Kankakee counties.

Here’s what happened in the fight against the coronavirus in Chicago, the state and the nation.


8:45 p.m. Homecoming in the COVID era: No football or dance, but event still puts ‘smiles on … faces’

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Fall school festivities might look different than ever before this year, but that doesn’t mean they can’t still be fun.

Dozens of students and parents showed up Friday afternoon to Leo High School in Auburn Gresham for a twist on the usual homecoming celebration.

There was no football game or dance. Instead, teachers and staff at the private all-boys Catholic school handed out hot dog lunches, school supplies, T-shirts and backpacks, while parents picked up

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How to protect your skin when outside more due to COVID-19


With more people exercising outside due to COVID-19, you have to protect yourself from too much sun exposure. Start with wearing sun-protective clothing.

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When it comes to the sun, I prefer no sun exposure at all. But that’s not always realistic, especially now with COVID — outside is the safest place to exercise.

So, how do you protect your skin in the sun? Here are my top tips that I personally recommend to my patients to keep their skin protected.

Wear sun-protective clothing. Hold the clothing up to the light. If you are able to see light through the fabric, it has less protection than if you do not see light. For example, a white T-shirt only has an SPF of 3 to 5, so it is best to get UPF-labeled sun-protective clothing instead.

Wear sunscreen. I recommend an SPF of 40 or higher when out in

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