Dr. Jim Conway of UW Health says covid rates in children now are nearly identical to the rates in January 2021.
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This Woman's Story Of How She Gained 50 Pounds In Three Months And Was Told By A Doctor That Her Bloating Was "Psychosomatic" Has Gone Viral On TikTok
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After living through three waves of the COVID-19 pandemic without getting sick, 55-year-old Roxana Pascu thought that she was healthy enough to withstand the virus and decided to turn down the vaccine. Now Pascu, who runs a small business, is one of around 1,040 COVID-19 patients currently in intensive care across Romania where cases have more than doubled over the last week and ICU beds are becoming dangerously scarce. With the second-lowest vaccination rate in the European Union, Romania is bracing for a fourth wave of the pandemic that looks set to overwhelm hospitals where medical staff are already stretched thin.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Right to life groups, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and others have weighed in on Tinslee’s case as a court considers whether Cook Children’s hospital must continue life support.
According to a statement by the acting FDA commissioner Janet Woodcock, MD, on Sept. 22, those in the United States who have already received the Pfizer vaccine will be able to receive a COVID-19 booster shot if they belong to specific at-risk populations.
- Robb Report
6 Ways to ‘Live Younger Longer’ and Reduce Chances of Chronic Disease, According to a Mayo Clinic Doctor
Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a cardiologist and cancer survivor, shares the six steps to a longer and healthier life.
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“An Unprecedented Event In Modern Medicine”: What Happens When A State Fails To Flatten The COVID Curve
A COVID nightmare is unfolding in Idaho, where overwhelmed hospitals are starting to ration care and medical workers feel like the public has turned on them.View Entire Post ›
It’s not currently a rival to Delta, but it was the source of an outbreak in Kentucky.
- Miami Herald
A CDC advisory committee voted Thursday to recommend a booster shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for certain groups.
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A mom who is in the final stage in herfight against ovarian cancer is sharing the details of her "gritty story" to help educate and inform women. Dr. Nadia Chaudhri, a 44-year-old neuroscientist and professor from Montreal, Canada, has been battling Stage 3 ovarian cancer for the past year, undergoing a hysterectomy and several rounds of chemotherapy. In May, Chaudhri, the mom of a 6-year-old son, was hospitalized again and learned the cancer had returned, forcing her to tell her son that her cancer was now terminal.
“Gluten is in everything. What am I gonna eat?” a stressed El Moussa asked when confronted by his doctor in an exclusive look at Thursday’s episode of Flipping 101
- The New York Times
It was a constant refrain from federal health officials after the coronavirus vaccines were authorized: These shots are all equally effective. That has turned out not to be true. Roughly 221 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine have been dispensed thus far in the United States, compared with about 150 million doses of Moderna’s vaccine. In a half-dozen studies published over the past few weeks, Moderna’s vaccine appeared to be more protective than the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in the month
- Miami Herald
After eight infant deaths linked to baby loungers, Boppy recalled over 3.3 million Boppy Original Newborn Loungers, Boppy Preferred Newborn Loungers and Pottery Barn Kids Boppy Newborn Loungers in the United States and Canada.
Just 44% of Tennessee residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and more than 3,200 people in the state are currently hospitalized with the virus
- The Conversation
What type of mask is best? Brais Seara/Moment via Getty ImagesDo masks work? And if so, should you reach for an N95, a surgical mask, a cloth mask or a gaiter? Over the past year and a half, researchers have produced a lot of laboratory, model-based and observational evidence on the effectiveness of masks. For many people it has understandably been hard to keep track of what works and what doesn’t. I’m an assistant professor of environmental health sciences. I, too, have wondered about the answe
Understanding what kind of diabetes you have will help determine the right treatment plan.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The ultimate penalty, losing their jobs, still lies ahead.
- NBC News
New cases have been gradually dropping nationwide, although experts caution that new infections are still at a high rate and further decline will be slow.
- Yahoo Life
A student athlete’s TikTok went viral after he developed myocarditis from the vaccine. Here’s what experts want you to know.
A student athlete was diagnosed with myocarditis after receiving his COVID-19 vaccine, but here's why experts don't want people to worry.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Letter: “Perhaps if Paul would listen to those who live the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic he’d stop with all of the senseless arguments and promote the thing that we know works best of all: vaccination.”
- Business Insider
A family member of a COVID-19 patient reportedly threatened a doctor after she wouldn't treat him with ivermectin
The Idaho doctor told BuzzFeed News that she feels "kind of hopeless" as COVID-19 cases surge among the unvaccinated.