A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that the 2019-2020 flu vaccine protected children from serious illness, even if the strain of influenza they had was different from the one in the vaccine.
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- KFSN – Fresno
COVID-19 send Katie Hardy to the hospital twice in the last week. Hardy has an autoimmune condition and says it might have contributed to her severe illness.
- Best Life
Even though the world has been dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic for nearly two years, we're still learning about the virus and how it can affect our bodies. One area of understanding that has been particularly difficult to grasp has been the wide range of symptoms the virus can cause and how some can stick around long after recovery. Now, a new study has found that one symptom is having a long-term effect on about half of people who have caught COVID. Read on to see which ailment could be stic
- Yahoo Life
The color of your mucus can reveal some surprising things about your health. Here's what your mucus color means, according to experts.
- Eat This, Not That!
Visceral fat is a hidden health problem that many people don't know about. It's fat found deep in your abdomen that wraps around your vital organs. Since you can't see or touch it, oftentimes we don't realize we have it, but more than likely it's there. Visceral fat has been linked to serious health issues like stroke, type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer's disease and more. Eat This, Not That! Health talked with experts who revealed the quickest way to get rid of visceral fat and why it's so dangerous. R
- CBS News Videos
Bill of the Month: Hospital charges family over $1,000 even though they were not treated by a doctor
Dhaval Bhatt's toddler went to the emergency room after he burned his hand on the stove. His son was not seen by a doctor, but Bhatt's hospital bill still totaled more than $1,000. Kaiser Health News' Editor-in-Chief Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal breaks down how this happened and what you should know before visiting an emergency room.
- The Metrowest Daily News
Q: If I decide not to get vaccinated for Covid and I get infected, it is my problem and no one else’s. Why should anyone care?
People Who "Surprisingly Woke Up In The Hospital" Are Sharing What Happened, And It’s Absolutely Wild
"One moment, I was running a half-marathon with a friend. Next day, I woke up in the ICU."View Entire Post ›
- The State
His vantage point from inside the hospital is a rare glimpse inside how the COVID pandemic is impacting patients, the people who love them and the folks who are trying to save their lives.
- The Telegraph
Two thirds of the people infected with omicron have previously already had the Covid virus, a major new study suggests.
Free N95 masks roll out at pharmacies including CVS and Walgreens this week. Here’s how to get yours.
The Biden administration is issuing 400 million free nonsurgical N95 masks to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Omicron is less virulent and more infectious. It could be the pandemic's last stand
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.
- The Week
The fundamentally irrational American response to COVID-19
"Shouldn't we have more readily available treatment and testing?" she wrote in a new column about her experience, adding: "I thank God my case … wasn't worse. But for so many others it is"
- Good Housekeeping
Chest pain, nausea, sweating — these symptoms and others can indicate a panic attack or a true emergency heart attack. Here's how you know the difference, according to cardiologists
- Democrat and Chronicle
There's a lot unknow about new variant, including whether it evades vaccines better or causes more severe disease. Here's what we do know.
The husband-and-wife stars of Chrisley Knows Best decided to tackling losing weight together using Nutrisystem's Partner Plan
- The Conversation
When will the COVID-19 pandemic end? 4 essential reads on past pandemics and what the future could bring
Wishing won't be enough to make the pandemic history. David Cliff/NurPhoto via Getty ImagesMore than two years after the first cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed, people are exhausted by the coronavirus pandemic, ready for all this to end. When – if ever – is it realistic to expect SARS-CoV-2 will recede from the headlines and daily life? That’s the unspoken question beneath the surface of many of The Conversation’s articles about COVID-19. None of our authors can see the future, but many do have
- Yahoo Life
#IHaveAPreexistingCondition: Viral hashtag seeks to show 'what chronic illness really looks like' amid pandemic
"I think it's easy for people to dismiss numbers and statistics, but it's much harder to dismiss an individual," Dr. Sarah Bernstein says.
- The Wrap
McCain says she has been vaccinated, but still contracted the virus