Tag: COVID-19

Roundup: Higher Rates of Heart-Health Risk Factors...

Projected Higher Rates of Heart Disease Risk Factors to Impact Minorities Most, Researchers Find By the year 2060, projected rates...

August 12, 2022

Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency; Benefits...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health...

August 5, 2022

Infectious Disease Specialist on COVID BA.5 and...

Getting the facts on infectious diseases has become a normal part of life since the pandemic’s beginning in early 2020....

July 25, 2022

Roundup: Novavax, Different Type of COVID-19 Vaccine,...

CDC, FDA Approve Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine That Uses ‘Protein Subunit’ To Fight Virus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

July 22, 2022

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...

July 15, 2022

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...

July 8, 2022

What’s Driving the So-called ‘Summer Flu’?

In normal, non-pandemic times, the flu season occurs in the fall and winter months, with outbreaks peaking between December and...

July 5, 2022

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...

June 24, 2022

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...

June 17, 2022

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...

June 3, 2022

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Ask the Psychiatrist: What to Expect...

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Miami Cancer Institute Launches Global Consortium...

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A Celebrity’s Bout with Ruptured Aneurysms...

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Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency;...

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Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress...

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