Health Research


Roundup: Vaccines Highly Effective in ‘Real-World Conditions’;...

CDC: Moderna, Pfizer Vaccines Highly Effective in Preventing Infection in ‘Real-World Conditions’ A new study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

April 2, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Reinfections More Common in Seniors;...

Coronavirus Reinfections Still Rare, But More Common in Those 65 or Older, Study Says Most people who have been infected with COVID-19 are unlikely to...

March 26, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Hospitalizations Linked to Being Obese...

CDC: Vast Majority of People Hospitalized for COVID-19 Were Obese or Overweight A significant majority of people who have been hospitalized, required a ventilator or...

March 12, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Long Haulers’ with Mild Symptoms;...

One-Third of COVID-19 Patients with Initial Mild Illness Had Lingering Symptoms for Months Nearly one-third of people who contracted COVID-19 had lingering symptoms for a...

February 26, 2021 / 4 min read


Higher Cardiac Risks: The Link Between Black...

Black History Month and American Heart Month both fall on February, and healthcare professionals say the connection between the two observances should not be ignored....

February 1, 2021 / 2 min read


Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain Behavior...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...

January 19, 2021 / 5 min read


Memory Loss & Dementia: Are You At...

We’ve all forgotten where we left our car keys, or the name of an old acquaintance. It’s not uncommon to develop some memory issues as a...

January 13, 2021 / 1 min read


Roundup: CDC Update on COVID-19 Variants; New...

CDC: New Variants of COVID-19 Do Not Reduce Effectiveness of Vaccines There have been many media reports following the development of so-called variants of COVID-19....

January 8, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 in 2021: Vaccines, Treatments and Other...

As 2020 ends, the U.S. is experiencing record high numbers of COVID-19 infections and deaths. There are reasons to hope for better days in 2021,...

December 21, 2020 / 5 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Expands Mask-Wearing Guidance; Airflow...

Masks are More Vital Than Ever to Slow Coronavirus Spread, Even at Home, CDC says The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has...

December 11, 2020 / 3 min read