California is the first state in the country to require COVID-19 vaccines for all students once a vaccine is approved for younger age groups. Nikki Battiste reports.
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Jimmy Killeen has since undergone surgery for a "major brain bleed" and now remains in the ICU "with a poor prognosis," according to a CaringBridge site
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Former US president Bill Clinton has been admitted to hospital for complications reportedly relating to a urinary tract infection (UTI), but what does that mean for him and others like him?
Hillary Clinton Visits Husband Bill Clinton at Hospital as Others Wish Former President a 'Speedy Recovery'
The former president is responding well to a treatment of IV antibiotics and fluids for an infection, doctors said Thursday
The pandemic has changed attitudes and priorities around work, and there are signs that many have moved on to an alternate economy, writes Lisa Beilfuss.
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Amanda Shoultz said she spent most of the past year trying to lose weight after noticing that her stomach kept getting bigger. When Shoultz, of Dallas, Texas, went to her annual checkup with her primary care physician in February, she said she was shocked at the number she saw on the scale. "I remember telling her, 'The next time you see me I'm going to be 10 pounds lighter,'" said Shoultz.
The former Trump White House press secretary earned a blistering two-word rebuke from Mary Trump, the ex-president's niece.
'Sweet' 11-Year-Old Boy Battling Deadly Brain Cancer: 'His Tumor Is So Rare, It's Inoperable' Dad Says
Silas Kurtz was diagnosed with a rare brain cancer over the summer after he began experiencing weakness in his left hand
Advisory committee supports authorizing a third, smaller dose of Covid vaccine for people aged 18 to 64 at high risk of severe disease, or whose work puts them at higher risk.
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Breast cancer patients say 'cold capping' saved their hair. What is it and why aren't more people doing it?
Scalp cooling therapy is available to all cancer patients except those battling certain blood-related cancers, but many don’t know the option exists.
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Municipality of Anchorage/The Daily BeastA Republican lawmaker in Alaska reportedly harassed hospital officials to administer the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin to a COVID-19 patient—and even claimed to have power to make medical decisions for the patient— before the man died on Wednesday.William Topel, a well-known figure in Anchorage’s conservative circles, had been a frequent opponent of public health measures intended to curb the pandemic and regularly showed up at Anchorage Assembly meeting
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The drug in question only costs $17.74 to produce. Unfortunately, this type of behaviour is widespread in US pharma ‘The pharmaceutical giant Merck is planning to charge Americans $712 for a Covid drug that cost only $17.74 to produce and whose development was subsidized by the American government.’ Photograph: Merck & Co Inc/Reuters Last week, we learned that Merck is planning to charge Americans 40 times its cost for a Covid drug whose development was subsidized by the American government. The
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Hint: A lot more likely
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Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, applauded his nation's soldiers as they performed a series of extreme martial arts.
"There's no possible way as a parent to prepare yourself," Mandy Roberts, the teen's mom, said
Alaska state Sen. Lora Reinbold said on Facebook she was "taking lots of vitamins" in the wake of her positive diagnosis
"The hardest part was knowing that there was something in there, growing," Kasie Hunt tells PEOPLE exclusively
Known for being a superstar source of selenium, Brazil nuts are also bursting with beneficial nutrients that can promote heart health, strengthen your bones, and so much more.
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The former president's legal troubles are starting to catch up to him
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Podcast icon Joe Rogan said he isn't anti-vaccine and that he attempted to get the COVID-19 vaccination three months ago but missed the appointment.
Colds are contagious longer than you might think. Here, doctors discuss the contagious period of the common cold, and what you can do to make your cold shorter.