It can be difficult to tell between the symptoms of flu and COVID-19, but this new testing center will offer tests for both with the same nasal swab.
- Business Insider
A 23-year-old woman was throwing up uncontrollably for two years — until doctors discovered she had a mysterious cannabis-related syndrome
The 23-year-old patient said she had been using cannabis for several years, and that the only thing that soothed her nausea was a hot bath.
TikTok star Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35 — these are the top risk factors, from diet to drinking habits
Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35. The disease is on the rise among younger people due to risk factors like diet and lack of exercise.
- USA TODAY
XBB.1.5 is the latest, highly-contagious COVID-19 variant. Here are products to help prevent infection.
- Business Insider
A 45-year-old biotech CEO may have reduced his biological age by at least 5 years through a rigorous medical program that can cost up to $2 million a year, Bloomberg reported
Health tests and reports suggest that Bryan Johnson, 45, has the heart of a 37-year-old and gets erections like a teenager, Bloomberg reported.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyIf you’re East or Southeast Asian, you’re probably very familiar with the alcohol flushing response—otherwise known as the “Asian glow.” After one or two drinks, your face and body grows redder than a sun-dried tomato, and people start asking you if you somehow got sunburned at the bar or party that night.The flushing response is the result of a genetic quirk. More specifically, it’s an inherited deficiency with an enzyme dubbed aldehyde
Researchers Have Pinpointed the One Type of Exercise That Makes People Live Longer—It’s Not What You May Think
According to the longest happiness study in history, we all need to be strengthening our relationships.
- The Telegraph
Ovarian cancer can be diagnosed eight months earlier than normal by studying loyalty card data showing which medicines women have bought, a new study has shown.
- The Telegraph
During the Covid pandemic, doctors began to notice a curious phenomenon: the numbers of young girls experiencing puberty early were notably increasing. It was happening in multiple countries, with similar reports coming from Italy, Turkey, the US, India and Germany. And it didn’t seem as if the virus itself was to blame, as the rise in cases was not restricted to females who had been infected with Covid.
The comedian opened up about previously taking Ozempic and how she believes the recent trend of using the diabetes drug for weight loss is going to “backfire”
New data from one U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) database shows a possible stroke risk link for older adults who received an updated Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 booster shot, but the signal is weaker than what the agency had flagged earlier in January, health officials said on Thursday. U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials said they had not detected a link between the shots and strokes in two other safety monitoring databases. Earlier this month, U.S. health officials said they had detected the possible link to ischemic strokes in people over age 65 who received the newer booster shots in its Vaccine Safety Datalink (VSD) database.
If you were considering an internet break, this article will be the final nail in the coffin.
- The Telegraph
Three years ago, Alex Guevara, a 47-year-old paramedic practitioner based in Milton Keynes, decided that it was time to take drastic action to address his spiralling weight.
Common viral infections may be having far-reaching effects on our brain health, new research suggests. The study found a link between dozens of different viral exposures and a later increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other brain disorders. More research will be needed to untangle the true role, if any, these infections could play in causing these conditions, however.
- The Conversation
Even bivalent updated COVID-19 boosters struggle to prevent omicron subvariant transmission – an immunologist discusses why new approaches are necessary
The FDA is proposing an annual shot against COVID-19, signaling that a new approach is needed. wildpixel/iStock via Getty Images PlusBy almost any measure, the vaccination campaign against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, has been a global success. As of January 2023, more than 12 billion vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 have been administered in an effort that has saved countless lives – more than 14 million in the first year of vaccine availability alone. With a 95% efficacy in the preve
- Miami Herald
An author of the COVID study that DeSantis cited said the opposite was true: The bivalent vaccine helps prevent COVID infection.
- BuzzFeed News
“I haven't been the same since I got da jabby jabby. now i only do the stankiest of legs.”View Entire Post ›
It's time to rethink the data we're using to measure the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic.
After many years of service, I’m announcing the early retirement of a special part of me, via a double mastectomy.
- Women's Health
Eva Longoria just dropped a bikini photo on Instagram and she's mega-sculpted, from her abs to her legs. The actress enjoys doing mini trampoline workouts.
The expert panel voted on Thursday to recommend replacing the primary Covid-19 vaccine series with the BA.4/5 bivalent shot.