Health Research


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC/FDA Say No Booster Shot...

CDC and FDA: No COVID-19 Booster Shot is Needed at This Time — Even Against Delta Variant A booster shot for further protection against COVID-19...

July 9, 2021 / 4 min read


Facts on Hip Fractures: They’re Very Common...

More than 300,000 people every year in the U.S. suffer a hip fracture, and most of them involve individuals 60 years or older who are...

June 22, 2021 / 3 min read


Can Staying Up Too Late Hurt Your...

Just because you are able to get by with limited sleep, it doesn’t mean you should. Skimping on sleep in middle age may significantly increase...

May 24, 2021 / 3 min read


Critical Limb Ischemia – ‘A Threat to...

There’s a growing worldwide epidemic of critical limb ischemia (CLI) that threatens to disable approximately 2 million Americans, according to a 2019 study published in...

May 18, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: Expanding Pfizer to Kids Ages 12-15;...

FDA Expands Authorization of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to Those Ages 12 to 15 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use...

May 14, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Details on Goal to Vaccinate...

U.S. Government Goal: Fully Vaccinate 70% of Adults by July 4 Via Greater Accessibility to Vaccines The Biden Administration has announced a goal to fully...

May 7, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Vaccines 94% Effective Against Hospitalizations;...

Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna Vaccines 94% Effective Against Hospitalizations Among Adults 65 and Older, CDC Says Adults 65 years and older were 94 percent less likely to...

April 30, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID-19 Booster Shots Seem Likely; Rate...

COVID-19 Booster Shots Could Be Reality Within 12 Months, Following by Annual Vaccinations Infectious disease experts have said for months that “booster” shots of the...

April 23, 2021 / 5 min read


Roundup: Vaccines May Ease ‘Long Haul’ Symptoms;...

Vaccines Reportedly Help Relieve ‘Long Haul’ COVID Symptoms, But More Studies Needed The term “long haulers” refers to COVID-19 survivors who have experienced a range...

April 16, 2021 / 4 min read