Patrick Alexander, or "Patient 1,000" as many now call him, has been out of the hospital for nearly two months after his lung transplant surgery.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
“I will not know a single day of peace until I can govern my own body ... in the state I once loved.”
No. 1: Those who've had repeat COVID infections, regardless of severity.
Though the United States appears to be coming out of the worst of the pandemic, COVID-19 isn't going away any time soon. And there remains the continued risk of another surge as more states relax...
- Country Living
A new study had participants attempt a 10-second one-legged balance test. 20% were unable to complete the task, which indicated their overall health.
- Akron Beacon Journal
This month's Healthy Actions column looks at healthy sleep habits and sleep disorders.
Residents of the vast majority of California’s 58 counties should be wearing masks, according to the CDC. That’s because 40 of those counties are now designated communities with “High” Covid levels. Less than one month ago, the number was 13. The decision to return to mandated face coverings is not up to the CDC, however, […]
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- E! News
After Travis Barker was rushed to a hospital on June 28, the Blink-182 rocker shared an update on his health in a message penned to fans.
- The Providence Journal
Brown's Long COVID Initiative seeks to help the roughly 23 million Americans enduring myriad health problems months after their initial infection.
- The Daily Beast
Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastA few days before the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last month, a woman who described herself as an anti-abortion activist showed up in the waiting room of Dr. Marissa Lapedis, a family-medicine doctor who performs the procedure in Atlanta.But she wasn’t there to protest—she had an appointment.“She talked about being in marches, and said she had spent a lot of time volunteering in crisis pregnancy centers—you know, showing patients the ult
- The Columbus Dispatch
After the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, it's left some in Ohio to travel outside the state for an abortion. Among them is a 10-year-old girl.
- The New York Times
In the early 1990s, long before PPE, N95 and asymptomatic transmission became household terms, federal health officials issued guidelines for how medical workers should protect themselves from tuberculosis during a resurgence of the highly infectious respiratory disease. Their recommendation, elastomeric respirators, an industrial-grade face mask familiar to car painters and construction workers, would in the decades that followed become the gold standard for infection-control specialists focuse
Health authorities across Canada have cut the hours of hospital emergency departments and urgent care clinics in recent weeks, a move that in some cases may extend through the summer, due to a surge in patients and staff shortages. The situation, clinicians say, is tied to a resurgence of viral infections such as COVID-19 among adults and children and a push by others to seek care delayed by the pandemic, and exacerbated by the high number of healthcare workers who are sick or burned out. The strain has led to scenes of clogged hospital hallways and overflowing clinic waiting rooms, hours-long waits for inpatient care and occupancy rates of more than 100% at children's hospitals.
- Fresno Bee
Officials say it’s circulating and a matter of time before a case is reported.
- BuzzFeed News
After seeing this photo of pink stuff spilled on a highway, we HAD to find out what a hot dog even is — and whether they’re bad for you or not.View Entire Post ›
- E! News
Amidst ongoing health concerns, Hailey Bieber posted a photo of her and husband Justin Bieber cuddled up close in celebration of Canada Day. See the photo below.
"There is a fraught history of centuries of women’s bodies mocked, minimized, disparaged, or even ignored."
- Miami Herald
The study shows there are different risk factors for people of different genders, researchers say.
- The Telegraph
When Anne’s 13-year-old daughter announced she was a boy, she wanted to explore the reasons behind her sudden change in identity and to get help from a psychiatrist.
- Real Simple
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