A bill to cover millions of veterans’ care for cancer and lung problems linked to burn pits is heading to President Joe Biden’s desk after a final vote in the House next week, where it is expected to pass.
New immune-evading Omicron subvariant BA.5 is now dominant in the U.S., and previous heavy hitter “stealth Omicron” is now a shadow of its former self, according to federal health data released Tuesday.
Here, experts explain what happens if you eat mold. Accidentally eating mold in small amounts is likely not harmful—but you risk consuming dangerous mycotoxins.
A Doctor Just Declined To Prescribe This Patient Their Arthritis Treatment Because It Could Hurt A Fetus That Doesn't Even Exist
"Disabled people who can become pregnant deserve the right to not be in pain."View Entire Post ›
- LA Times
Researchers at Caltech have developed a vaccine designed to neutralize multiple coronaviruses at the same time.
There is no good reason to reduce or remove carbs from your diet, Nichola Ludlam-Raine, a dietitian, told Insider.
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Consumers who are tricked into paying these junk fees have had little legal recourse because they signed the paperwork.
- Business Insider
Universal Music employee says they were fired after emailing colleagues the day Roe v. Wade was overturned to criticize the company's donations to anti-abortion lawmakers
Michael Lopez said they got a "surprise Zoom video chat with HR" soon after sending the email. Universal disputes Lopez's version of events.
- The Oklahoman
While running, with its constant pounding, would seem ready-made to destroy the cartilage in the knees, researchers think the opposite may be true.
U.S. Covid-19 infections are surging, though hospitalizations remain low. The FDA has already asked for boosters that specifically target BA.4 and BA.5.
- LA Times
The combination of initial and recurring infectivity carries enormous implications for how the pandemic will continue to play out.
- HuffPost Life
If your head isn't into exercise or if you only have a few minutes to spare, this advice is for you.
What does skin cancer look like at start? Man diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma, treated with cream after his first routine skin check with a dermatologist.
- Women's Health
Rebel Wilson declared 2020 her "year of health." Now, she's lost more than 80 lbs, thanks to a combination of walking and a high-protein diet. Here's how:
I'm a Black girl with an ostomy bag. I never saw myself represented, so I decided to share my story.
After getting colostomy surgery, Renee Welsh decided to share her story online so people with chronic illnesses like hers would feel seen.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / GettyThe more times you catch COVID, the sicker you’re likely to get with each reinfection. That’s the worrying conclusion of a new study drawing on data from the U.S. Veterans Administration.Scientists stressed they need more data before they can say for sure whether, and why, COVID might get worse the second, third, or fourth time around. But with more and more people getting reinfected as the pandemic lurches toward its fourth year, the study hints at s
It's hard to escape the conclusion that the Democratic establishment doesn't really care about this fight.
CDC: Deadly listeria outbreak that caused 1 death and 1 pregnancy loss may be linked to tubs of ice cream
Big Olaf Creamery, an ice cream maker based in Sarasota, Florida, has voluntarily informed retailers about the potential risk of bacterial infection.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Munchausen syndrome by proxy is a mental health disorder in which a caretaker — usually a mother — fakes another person’s illness.
- BuzzFeed News
“Every single [state constitution] has rights that protect the right to abortion if read correctly by the state courts. The question is whether courts will view them that way.”View Entire Post ›
- Rolling Stone
The myth that cannabis use leads to violence has long been present in American politics