Doctors fear flu cases will surge this fall and winter as coronavirus restrictions ease and COVID patients continue to fill hospitals, creating a "twindemic." Dr. Jen Caudle, an associate professor in the department of family medicine at Rowan University, joins CBSN's Tanya Rivero to discuss what to expect.
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YouTubeRight-wing personality and talk radio host Dennis Prager, who once “proved” COVID was nothing to worry about by describing his habit of eating with dirty utensils in restaurants, has now contracted COVID.But, this wasn’t a bad thing, Prager insisted. In fact, getting sick with the virus was his plan all along, he announced Monday during his show, which streams daily on YouTube.“It is infinitely preferable to have natural immunity than vaccine immunity and that is what I have hoped for the
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Curious what activities may be associated with higher COVID-19 transmission? Here's what data suggests.
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Dying from COVID-19 is extremely uncommon for the fully vaccinated, but at 84 years old, Colin Powell fell into high-risk group.
The word "colonoscopy" has always been one I have dreaded hearing. At 14, I was diagnosed by a gastroenterologist with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), which causes stomach pain and other intestinal symptoms, like bloating and diarrhea.
I believe in science. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in early 2020, I told myself I would get vaccinated as soon a shot was approved and available.
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Powell, who had multiple myeloma, joins the 0.003% of people who had been fully vaccinated as of Oct. 12 and died from COVID-19.
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Plenty of women don't miss their breasts after surgery — despite the warnings so often coming from breast surgeons and society at large: that a life without breasts is one of disfigurement, bereft of one's womanhood.
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The CDC is urging all who are eligible to get vaccinated, saying it's "the best way to minimize COVID-19 risk and keep your family and friends safer."
The Republican governor asked "where does this end?" and received some stinging responses.
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Jaundice is a tell-tale sign, but if you can catch it before that point, your dog will likely have an easier recovery.
A First-of-its-Kind Drug Candidate Targeting the Root Causes of Aging Could Soon Dominate Estimated $600 Billion Aging Market
Image on Unsplash The following post was written and/or published as a collaboration between Benzinga’s in-house sponsored content team and a financial partner of Benzinga. The global market for over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription treatments that address age-related diseases and longevity is projected to more than quadruple in size over the next 5 years, growing from $110 billion today to more than $600 billion by 2025. This massive market is currently wide open as no Food and Drug Administr
Long-term exposure to PFAS, phthalates, BPA, and parabens can lead to health problems including increased risk of heart disease and birth defects.
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Breast cancer patients say 'cold capping' saved their hair. What is it and why aren't more people doing it?
Scalp cooling therapy is available to all cancer patients except those battling certain blood-related cancers, but many don’t know the option exists.
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Doctors list the likely conditions that can trigger nausea, plus a few helpful remedies.
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Monica Molenaar had her ovaries removed to reduce her breast cancer risk at 40. She saw an opportunity to launch a platform to demystify menopause.
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Actress Jessica Alba, 40, revealed her toned abs in a gym set on a paddleboard in new IG photos. Spin classes and hot yoga are her favorite ways to stay fit.
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“They still don’t know how it happened."
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The U.S. had the advantage of time, money and expertise. But a year after COVID-19 emerged, the death toll in America is a tragic indictment of the country's failure.
Data: CDC; Note: Data represents 30% of Americans across 16 jurisdictions: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York City, Seattle/King County, Wash., Utah and Wisconsin; Chart: Danielle Alberti/AxiosEven vaccinated Americans who are 80 or older are at higher risk of dying from the coronavirus than anyone — vaccinated or not — under the age of 50, according to CDC data.Why it matters: The vaccine
The CDC released its holiday 2021 COVID-19 guidelines. The center for disease control and prevention says vaccinations and masks are the keys to staying safe.