Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains who is most at risk for monkeypox and what we all need to know about the virus.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
Seeking to protect their health, the men felt they’d exposed themselves to the same societal disease that struck people with HIV in the 1980s and ’90s.
A man with monkeypox shared a three-week timeline of his rash with pictures to raise awareness of monkeypox symptoms and how the virus is spreading.
- The Telegraph
Britain is in the grip of a new silent health crisis.
3 signs you're having a stroke that you probably don't know, including those more likely to affect women
Stroke is a leading cause of death in the US, according to the CDC. But it can be treated if symptoms are spotted early.
- The New York Times
The ads are everywhere — as are the inflated claims: Special shampoos and treatments, sometimes costing thousands of dollars, will make hair grow. But many dermatologists who specialize in hair loss say that most of these products do not work. “There is an endless array of useless hair-growth remedies,” often at “significant cost,” said Dr. Brett King, a dermatologist at Yale School of Medicine. Yet, he added, “because people are desperate, such hair growth remedies continue to abound.” But ther
The causes of leg cramps at night can range from nutrient deficiency to tough workouts. Here, experts break down how to prevent and get rid of leg cramps.
A man who hadn't had sex in months caught monkeypox after going to a crowded outdoor event. Experts say being intimate is still the most common way the virus spreads.
The man danced close to people who were wearing sleeveless tops and shorts for a few hours at a time at the event.
- The Hill
Almost half of all cancers that lead to death can be attributed to risk factors that are avoidable, a new study found, with researchers advising that governments invest in supporting environments that minimize exposure to certain cancer risk factors. The study, which looked at cancer cases from 2019 and was published in The Lancet, found…
A 29-year-old woman with a lump in her breast said she was refused a mammogram because she was too young. She now has stage 4 cancer.
Philecia La'Bounty first felt a lump when adjusting her sports bra. It grew eight centimeters in eight months. She says she'll be on "chemo for life."
A child in Oregon has tested positive for monkeypox and health officials said the virus was not contracted at school, child care, or another community setting
Buffy the Vampire Slayer alum Nicholas Brendon, best known for playing Xander Harris, has been hospitalized. The 51-year-old was taken to the hospital following a cardiac episode, according to a statement seemingly posted by his manager, Theresa Fortier, to his official social media page. The post ...
Woman Rushed To The Hospital For Acute Poisoning After 'Potential Kidnapping Attempt' At Texas Restaurant
A Texas woman had quite a scare on Tuesday after she was rushed to the emergency room for acute poisoning, The Shade Room reports.
Every time an inkling of a scratchy throat, body ache or slight fever occurs it’s time to play no one’s favorite game: Is it COVID or something else? From the beginning, one major frustration about COVID has been that its symptoms overlap with many other common types of illness, a grievance that’s ...
Statement Highlights: A “state of the science” review details the most reported symptoms of 6 cardiovascular diseases (CVDs): heart attack, heart failure, valve disease, stroke, heart rhythm disorders, and peripheral artery and vein disease (PAD and...
- State College Centre Daily Times
Close contacts have already been identified and notified, according to the university.
- The Guardian
As Americans go about their daily lives, severely affected Covid patients are wondering if others are moving too quickly from the worst days of the pandemic
Research found dietary salt substitutes can lower the risk of heart attack, stroke, and death from cardiovascular disease, and can lower high blood pressure.
Monkeypox breakthrough infections are real. ‘This vaccine will not be a silver bullet,’ WHO officials say
It was not immediately clear whether the administration of smaller doses of vaccine intradermally in the U.S. would increase the risk of breakthrough cases.
- The Hill
Story at a glance Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) on Friday introduced a measure that would make it a felony to provide gender-affirming medical care including puberty blockers and hormones to transgender youth under 18. The measure would also prohibit using federal funds for gender-affirming health care, including in Affordable Healthcare Act plans, and bar…
- The Root
“Were you vaccinated for polio? Do you think I was vaccinated for polio,” I asked my boyfriend two nights ago, as a part of my typical daily concern rambling.