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Just as the Omicron wave may have broken across the U.S. comes word of another version of the more transmissible variant, dubbed BA.2. It’s been nicknamed by some “stealth Omicron” because it seems to evade identification better than its predecessor. While other new variants that seemed worrisome — like Mu or Lambda — have had […]
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- Best Life
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disabling disease of the central nervous system in which the immune system attacks the myelin sheath—a layer of fatty tissue and protein that protects nerve fibers in the brain and spinal cord—causing communication problems between the brain and body. Eventually, this can cause nerve damage, resulting in a whole host of phantom pains and sensations.Historically, MS has been a condition that's shrouded in mystery and often met with dismissal or disbelief, but experts
- Business Insider
An 11-year-old with abdominal pain 3 months after getting COVID-19 still had the coronavirus in her gut
It's unclear if the virus was still alive. But the biopsy finding provides clues as to what might be happening in long COVID, the study said.
- Eat This, Not That!
There are plenty of things you can do on a daily basis to care for your heart health. You may decide to exercise a bit more, try regulating your stress levels, get better sleep, or change up your diet to include more heart-healthy foods.These steps are all valuable, especially because there isn't a one-step solution for caring for your heart health. And if you're someone who is taking these brave steps toward better health, you may also want to try avoiding certain foods and drinks that can nega
You've probably heard about accounts of brain fog and loss of taste, but according to a new report, some people are also experiencing tremors after contracting COVID-19.
- Kansas City Star
We looked into some Kansas City reader questions about the omicron variant. Here’s what we found.
Activewear made by brands like Old Navy and Lululemon tested positive for toxic chemicals called PFAS which are linked to cancer.
People Who Have Had Omicron Don't Necessarily Have COVID Immunity — Here's Why They Should Stay Cautious
Infectious disease experts are hopeful but not not yet sure if omicron provides the same level of antibody protection as past variants
- Tri-City Herald
Her health insurer refused to cover the screening that found cancer.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
It's heartless for some to suggest that unvaccinated people should not go to the hospital when they get COVID-19.
- Florida Today
After 4 weeks on Top 10 list of states where virus was spreading fastest, Florida dropped to No. 11. How are we doing this week? State is in Top 40
- The Independent
That the medical establishment ‘never even attempted to get people to live a healthier lifestyle as a response to this pandemic is a giant scandal to me,’ HBO host says
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
No amount of logic can convince the staunchly unvaccinated, but the risk and benefit calculus heavily favors vaccination, write two researchers.
A doctor is helping others after reversing her own autoimmune disease through diet and nutrition.
- LA Times
Health officials say the rising numbers among children are the result of the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, which is much more easily transmitted than earlier strains of the coronavirus.
- The Telegraph
Dementia sufferers seen by a named GP are 10 per cent less likely to be hospitalised, a study has found.
- Austin American-Statesman
A U.S. study finds waning effectiveness of initial series of COVID vaccines, plus difference in delta and omicron variants reactions to the shots.
- Lansing State Journal
"I never knew the flu could kill children until Alana died," Zachary Yaksich says.
- LA Times
L.A. County reported the highest single-day tally of COVID-19 deaths since March 2021 on Thursday.