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- HuffPost Life
There's a new COVID-19 shot that targets omicron and its subvariants. But does your protection fade after a certain amount of time?
- In The Know by Yahoo
Jax went viral for her TikTok showcasing her before-and-after appearances during jaw surgery.
Nurses Are Sharing Little Signals For Patients To Spot That Show A Doctor Or Therapist Won't Be Helpful
"Ask the nurse about the doctor when it’s just them in the room. If they say something vague like, 'We have very good providers here,' but don’t specifically say anything about your specific provider, that’s a red flag."View Entire Post ›
- The Hill
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention no longer recommends universal masking in health care settings, unless the facilities are in areas of high COVID-19 transmission. The agency quietly issued the updates as part of an overhaul to its infection control guidance for health workers published late Friday afternoon. It marks a major departure from…
- Good Morning America
Most children in the United States have returned to school for the year as districts aim to bring kids back to a setting that resembles the pre-pandemic normal. Dr. Greta Massetti, chief of the field epidemiology and prevention branch at the CDC, told reporters at the time that because unvaccinated and vaccinated people were no longer being advised to quarantine, test-to-stay was no longer necessary. Cases and hospitalizations do not appear to be dramatically rising and adults have the highest rate of weekly cases per 100,000, per CDC data.
- HuffPost Life
People who just had the virus should follow a different timeline for the bivalent vaccine, according to experts.
"When you’re rude to them, you will probably wait longer.... Have some patience, patients!"View Entire Post ›
- Washington Post
Not long after the rollout of coronavirus vaccines last year, women around the country began posting on social media about what they believed was a strange side effect: changes to their periods. Now, new research shows that many of the complaints were valid. A study of nearly 20,000 people around the world shows that getting vaccinated against covid can change the timing of the menstrual cycle. Vaccinated people experienced, on average, about a one-day delay in getting their periods, compared wi
The former Trump adviser attacked John Fetterman for flying a marijuana flag.
Adults who reported that they lifted weights had a lower risk of mortality than those who did not.
- The Telegraph
For months, Debbie Baisden’s eyes would snap open between 2am and 3am as if her internal body clock had switched on an alarm. With sleep elusive, Baisden would go downstairs and busy herself with admin and work until the rest of her family woke up.
- In The Know by Yahoo
This alcohol-free best seller is approved by the American Dental Association and keeps your breath fresh for up to 24 hours.
A college student walking in Florida on her first day of classes was struck by lightning that melted her clothes, burned her skin and blew up her smartwatch.
For the past couple of years, we’ve all spent a lot of time at home hunched over a computer or a mobile phone as we work from the comfort of our homes. Sometimes, your posture can suffer from that position, so it's important to strengthen the muscle group that supports your upper body. That's where ...
- Browns Wire
Myles Garrett is home from the hospital after a scary accident on Monday afternoon #Browns
- Southern Living
Find out why ground beef comes packaged in different ways and why it matters.
Just as we eat certain healthy foods even when they’re not our favorites, the same applies to workouts—we do them because we know they're good for us. And when we think of not-so-enjoyable exercises, burpees are likely at the top of the list. The good news is that you don’t have to do burpees that ...
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Officials may have given up, but we still need healthcare providers' help.
- The Conversation
Transgender men and nonbinary people are asked to stop testosterone therapy during pregnancy – but the evidence for this guidance is still murky
Diane Rodríguez and her husband, Zack Elias, are a trans couple in Ecuador. Chichicko/Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SAWhen I talk about our research team’s work on pregnancy in transgender people, people often recall Thomas Beatie, a pregnant man who appeared on “Oprah” and in People magazine in 2008. The media focus on Beatie and his pregnancy provoked public fascination that tended to overshadow the everyday lived realities of being pregnant as a trans person. Transgender people, as opposed to cisg
Here’s what experts say about the side effects and safety of simultaneous administration of this year’s flu shot and a bivalent covid booster.