The CDC must decide whether to recommend boosters for the younger teens, that ruling is expected later this week.
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- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyLet’s get this out of the way now: You should not take CBD to prevent COVID-19. You should not smoke weed to prevent COVID-19—in fact, that will probably make things worse. You definitely should not drink CBD seltzers or take gummies to protect yourself from a virus that has the potential to kill you—especially when there are vaccines that are proven to protect you.At the same time, it can also be true that CBD from cannabis has a role t
The TLC star decided to "take a break" from her weight loss efforts as she struggles with her mental health
- MMA Weekly
Newly crowned UFC women's bantamweight champion Julianna Peña appeared as a guest on Joe Rogan's podcast and gave her opinion on the COVID-19 pandemic. Rogan's highly popular podcast on Spotify has drawn national headlines recently for content that expressed controversial opinions on COVID-19 treatments. One episode in particular impacted Peña's opinion on the pandemic. A recent podcast featured an interview with Dr. Robert Malone, a virologist who was involved in early mRNA technology research.
Although it's a common occurrence, nothing is stranger than the feeling of having one nostril be completely clogged, while the other is perfectly clear. It can happen when you're sick or dealing with allergies, but sometimes you may notice that you simply wake up after a good night's rest with a stuffed-up nostril, seemingly for no reason at all.
- Associated Press
The U.S. government is warning Americans to avoid a hospital at a Mexican beach destination, following years of complaints that the facility preyed on Americans by overcharging, bullying them and refusing to release medical records. More than 100,000 U.S. tourists arrive to Los Cabos at the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula each month, drawn my its beaches and dramatic desert landscape. It appears they are not only a boon to the hotels and restaurants of twin towns Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, but also St. Luke's Hospital in Cabo San Lucas.
First things first: They’re not.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyJust a couple weeks ago it seemed like the worst was behind us and the wave of COVID-19 infections driven by the new Omicron variant was beginning to ebb in many of the worst-hit places.But epidemiologists warned that some new variant would eventually replace Omicron, potentially driving a new surge in cases. They were right.This week, cases started rising again in several countries. And some experts think an elusive form of Omicron,
A dry cough is a common symptom of COVID-19, in addition to signs like fever and shortness of breath. Here’s what a dry cough means, and when to see a doctor.
One thing you probably should be trying to help you get a better night’s sleep — but probably aren’t
MarketWatch Picks has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful; the MarketWatch News staff is not involved in creating this content. Millions of Amercians struggle to get a good night’s rest, and millions have tried one of the myriad items that promise a better night’s sleep. An estimated 4% of U.S. adults aged 20 and over used prescription sleep aids in the past month, the CDC notes.
If you're looking to lose weight, oatmeal is one of the best foods you can eat. Studies show that eating whole grains such as oats, which are packed with nutrients and complex carbs, can make you feel fuller for longer.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
It took 17 days and 20 phone calls. But I know I’m lucky.
- Motley Fool
In the healthcare markets, much time and energy have been focused on COVID-19. But there are some amazing opportunities outside the COVID space.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Israel has signed a deal to buy 5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from Novavax, the Health Ministry said on Friday. The vaccines are due to arrive in Israel in the coming months, pending regulatory approval. Novavax's protein-based vaccine will be administered in two doses and has been found effective against a number of variants, the ministry said.
- Business Insider
CDC director Rochelle Walensky told us 3 big things she considers before changing COVID advice, as she acknowledges the guidance is confusing
The CDC has struggled to communicate simply, accurately, and thoughtfully, while also delivering information fast: "We're working on that."
Design your life around the Blue Zones principles and increase your odds of living a longer, healthier life.
- USA TODAY
While omicron is more resistant to vaccines than previous variants, those who are fully vaccinated have more protection than the unvaccinated.
Fitness reporter Rachel Hosie said she reduced her body fat percentage with exercise and simple food swaps, like turkey sausages over pork.
“And Just like That …" highlights perimenopausal periods, how irregular, shocking they are. Post-menopausal bleeding can be a sign of cancer.
- The Hill
Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) tested positive for a breakthrough case of COVID-19, his office said in a statement on Friday."Senator Romney tested positive today for COVID-19. He is currently asymptomatic and will be isolating and working remotely for the recommended period of time," his office said. "Mrs. Romney has tested negative. Both Senator and Mrs. Romney have been fully vaccinated and boosted against the virus."Several dozen lawmakers in...
- Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Florida’s omicron infection wave is on a steep decline, but the death count is soaring and fewer Floridians are seeking the protection of vaccines and booster shots. The state reported 1,192 deaths this week, the highest death rate since October’s delta wave and nearly twice as many deaths as the previous week. Florida health officials recorded 198,719 COVID-19 infections during the seven-day ...