Florida as one of the top three states with the highest number of HIV diagnoses. CAN Community Health provides care for people living with HIV/AIDS.
The infectious-disease expert was feeling "really poorly" and began a second round of Paxlovid.
- CBS News
The updated shot is aimed at specifically targeting the highly contagious Omicron virus variant and could be available this fall.
- LA Times
'It's probably easier ... to leave out that dark story and just not touch on it,' Roberts told The Times, 'in the service of the great forgetting.'
- Men's Health
Early studies suggested that certain blood types may leave you more at risk of Covid. Newer science confirms that Type O might help you resist infection.
- NBC News
Nearly two dozen people have been sickened with listeria, and one has died, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which said the source of the outbreak has not been identified.
- LA Times
Los Angeles County officials have reported limited local transmission of monkeypox, with some recent cases involving people who attended large events and infected people who haven't traveled out of state.
Experts share their advice about isolation, masking and more if you're still testing positive late into a COVID-19 infection.
A 10-year-old was forced to cross state lines for an abortion after Ohio's ban went into place. The Indiana doctor who helped her will soon be unable to assist others.
As Ohio outlawed abortions after six weeks, doctors in neighboring Indiana described an influx of patients from out-of-state seeking the procedure, including a pregnant 10-year-old.
CDC raises alarm over mysterious listeria outbreak that's caused a death, a pregnancy loss, and sent dozens to hospital
The agency issued an investigation notice Thursday amid an uptick in people getting sickened, including five pregnant women, one of whom miscarried.
If you're a man over 50, you may be wondering whether there's anything special you should be doing for your health. The answer is yes.
US health officials brace for mosquito-borne virus that can cause paralysis and death as temperatures rise
As temperatures warm, health officials expect rising rates of West Nile, a virus spread by mosquitos that can cause meningitis, paralysis, and death.
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, […]
- Yahoo News
Viruses evolve, and vaccines should too. That was the big-picture takeaway from a pivotal meeting this week of the FDA’s expert advisory panel. The question before them was simple: Ahead of an expected winter surge, should vaccine manufacturers tweak their forthcoming booster shots to target Omicron, or should they stick with the tried-and-true 2020 recipe?
What are the symptoms of anorexia? Madeleine Billings had the eating disorder since she was a teen. Her parents called it treatment resistant. She died at 23.
One doctor describes it as “the worst pain you've ever felt.” Here’s what to know about the condition, which is an inflammation of the pancreas.
As summer kicks off, it’s also grilling season. But experts warn that you should know the risks before eating that […] The post Hot dogs, sausage, other processed meat even worse for your health when grilled, experts say appeared first on TheGrio.
- Raleigh News and Observer
If successful, the antivenom, which is in pill form, could break down barriers to (and reduce the cost of) snake bite treatment.
- The Hill
Story at a glance Researchers found the relationship through a genome-wide association study for Alzheimer’s using two independent datasets and different methods. Each approach indicated a relationship between a new gene called MGMT and developing the disease. A recent survey from the Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement at the Cleveland Clinic found 82 percent of women were unaware of…
- The Hill
Story at a glance The AHA announced Wednesday it has updated its widely used metrics to measure a person’s cardiovascular health to now include sleep. The AHA first defined the seven health behaviors and factors in 2010, but added the sleep metric after 12 years of robust research showing sleep plays a key role in…
- Miami Herald
The suppression of dissent continues in Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Florida.