Health News Roundup


Roundup: Health Risks of Adding Salt to...

Regularly Adding Salt to Foods Can Increase Your Risk of Early Death by 28%: New Study It’s well established that too much salt – commonly...

July 15, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: Trial Underway for First-Ever ‘Universal’ Flu...

U.S. Scientists Start Trial to Test Potentially First ‘Universal Flu Vaccine’ A universal flu vaccine that can fight all seasonal strains of influenza has long...

July 8, 2022 / 3 min read


Roundup: U.S. Experts Cannot Find ‘Sufficient’ Benefits...

U.S. Task Force: No ‘Sufficient’ Evidence That Vitamin Supplements Prevent Heart Disease or Cancer For the average healthy adult with no known vitamin deficiency and...

July 1, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: 1 in 5 Previously Infected Adults...

Nearly One in Five American Adults Who Have Had COVID-19 Still Have “Long COVID” New data collected from June 1 through June 13 by the...

June 24, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID’s Brain Fog Linked Biologically to...

Long COVID’s ‘Brain Fog’ Biologically Similar to Cognitive Impairment from Chemotherapy in Cancer Patients Brain fog, or cognitive impairment, has been cited often in previous...

June 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: Melatonin Poisonings in Kids 5 or...

CDC: Reports of Melatonin Poisoning in Young Children Have Soared Over the past decade, poison control centers across the U.S. have seen a more than...

June 10, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: New Link Between Obesity and COVID-19;...

U.S.-Funded Study: Obesity, High BMI Raise Risk of Getting COVID-19 Infection — Not Just Severe Illness from the Virus Since the early months of the...

June 3, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: CDC on Monkeypox: Be Informed But...

CDC: Be Alert and Informed About Monkeypox, But There’s No Reason to be Alarmed U.S. public health officials are closely monitoring and tracing confirmed and...

May 27, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: First COVID-19 Booster for Kids 5-11;...

FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Booster for Children Ages 5 to 11 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week authorized the first COVID-19 vaccine...

May 20, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: CDC’s Alert on Hepatitis Outbreak in...

Details of CDC’s Alert on Outbreak of Hepatitis Among Kids Under 6 Years of Age The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued...

May 13, 2022 / 4 min read