Tag: COVID-19 vaccines

Roundup: More Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’;...

Report: Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’ on the Rise in Those 60 and Older A new report from the Alzheimer’s...

March 18, 2022

Roundup: CDC on Benefits of a Later...

CDC: Some Can Benefit from Extended Time Between 1st and 2nd COVID Vaccine Doses Some people can safely increase the...

February 25, 2022

Roundup: Long COVID Linked to Higher Heart...

Study: COVID Linked to Higher Risk of Cardiovascular Illness Up to 12 Months After Infection A new, large-scale study found...

February 18, 2022

Roundup: COVID Linked to Higher Pregnancy Risks;...

NIH Study: Moderate-to-Severe COVID-19 Linked to Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications Pregnant women with moderate to severe COVID-19 carry a...

February 11, 2022

Roundup: The Boosted 97 Times Less Likely...

CDC Chief: Boosted Adults 97 Times Less Likely to Die from COVID Than Unvaccinated Fully vaccinated U.S. adults are 14...

February 4, 2022

Physician Q&A: Separating Fact from Fiction with...

If you keep up with the news, you’ve probably seen reports that isolated cases of “Flurona” have been reported around...

February 1, 2022

Roundup: New Data on Omicron vs. Delta;...

CDC New Data: Omicron Causing Less Severity of Illness, Compared to Other Variants Severe illness among patients hospitalized with COVID-19...

January 28, 2022

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on N95 Mask Guidance,...

Without Choosing One Type Over Another, CDC Now Says N95, KN95 Masks are Preferable The U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

January 21, 2022

Roundup: Immunocompromised Eligible for Additional Booster; COVID-19...

More People, Especially the Immunocompromised, are Eligible for Additional Vaccine Doses as Omicron Cases Surge Eligibility for boosters expanded this...

January 14, 2022

Omicron Wave Woes: COVID-19 in 2022

New year, new COVID surge. The Omicron variant has swept across the country, bringing with it new questions about testing,...

January 12, 2022

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Chronic Pain Management: Wider Range of...

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Going Against the Flow: Innovative TCAR...

A less invasive procedure to reduce the risk of stroke by clearing blockages of the carotid artery in the neck is being offered more widely...

Treating Underlying Vascular Disease Can Prevent...

Critical limb ischemia, or CLI, is a potentially life-threatening condition that can lead to amputation. It is a severe form of peripheral artery disease, a...

Roundup: Early Onset Cancers Surge in...

New Study: There’s Been a ‘Dramatic’ Rise in Early Onset Cancers in Adults Younger Than 50 Since 1990s Over the last three decades, there has...

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