Gil Basilio’s usual routine of 70-plus days on his snowboard every winter changed amid stage 4 cancer. But his $1,000 season pass was prepaid, and he didn’t insure it. Would the company make an exception?
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- Country Living
Wendy Williams is facing major complications related to her Graves’ disease diagnosis. Guest hosts will replace her in the purple chair starting on October 18.
Warren Higgs, 54, lives with Polycystic Kidney Disease, and his kidneys grew so big they crushed his heart, lungs, and stomach.
Namibia will suspend the rollout of Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, its health ministry said on Saturday, days after the drugs regulator in neighbouring South Africa flagged concerns about its safety for people at risk of HIV. Regulator SAHPRA decided not to approve an emergency use application for Sputnik V for now because some studies suggested that administration of vaccines using the Adenovirus Type 5 vector - which Sputnik V does - can lead to higher susceptibility to HIV in men.
"Last time I checked, everyone, regardless of their political persuasion, is coming down with this," the immunocompromised Fox News anchor said.
- The Conversation
Exercising too much, too hard can lead not only to burnout but sometimes to a serious condition that can harm the kidneys. Thayut Sutheeravut/Shutterstock.comEvery 365.25 days, when the Earth completes a full orbit around the Sun, we humans have the opportunity to hit the reset button and become fitter, finer versions of ourselves. As usual for January, social media is humming with advice on how to eat better, exercise regularly, lose weight and remain healthy. We feel particularly invincible at
- Idaho Statesman
His body was found more than a day and a half after the boat capsized.
- Good Housekeeping
Hoda Kotb and Olivia Newton-John opened up about breast cancer in a 'Today' interview. “We’re sisters,” Newton-John said of their shared breast cancer battle.
- LA Times
The FDA and CDC say it's OK to mix and match COVID-19 vaccines and booster shots, and in some cases it's preferred.
- NBC News
For many people with weakened immune systems, vaccines have not offered the same degree of relief and return to normalcy as they have for those with no underlying health conditions.
- Miami Herald
Florida’s top health official was asked to leave a meeting after refusing to wear a mask at the office of a state senator who told him she had a serious medical condition, officials have confirmed.
- The Telegraph
Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has announced she has been diagnosed with bowel cancer.
- Associated Press
Florida's top health official was asked to leave a meeting after refusing to wear a mask at the office of a state senator who told him she had a serious medical condition, officials have confirmed. Florida Senate leader Wilton Simpson, a Republican, sent a memo to senators Saturday regarding the incident at the office of Democratic state Sen. Tina Polsky, asking visitors at the building to be respectful with social interactions. Polsky, who represents parts of Broward and Palm Beach counties, had not yet made public her breast cancer diagnosis.
- Idaho Statesman
Doctors say they are “very concerned” that a large number of influenza patients could burden already strained hospitals.
The actor "passed away peacefully at home in Los Angeles on Sunday morning after losing his life to prostate cancer," according to his family.
- USA TODAY
James Michael Tyler, Central Perk's Gunther on 'Friends,’ first announced he was undergoing chemotherapy treatment for prostate cancer in June.
- Yahoo TV
The character - created by actress and breast cancer survivor Renee Ridgeley - has had a unilateral mastectomy and is also showing a visible scar from a port-o-cath.
- The Independent
‘If you met him once you made a friend for life,’ family says of actor
- The Independent
<strong>Special Report: </strong>Ministers say the NHS still isn’t facing unsustainable pressure. But with Covid cases rising unchecked and demand on hospitals surging, doctors, nurses and officials tell Shaun Lintern the health service is facing its worst winter ever
- Eat This, Not That!
The warning signs you're getting dementia can sneak up on you. "The word 'dementia' is an umbrella term used to describe a set of symptoms, including impairment in memory, reasoning, judgment, language and other thinking skills," says the Mayo Clinic. "Dementia usually begins gradually, worsens over time and impairs a person's abilities in work, social interactions and relationships" and "symptoms vary depending on the cause, but common signs and symptoms include" the following, says the Mayo Cl
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Shots for children could begin in early November, pending authorization from the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.