Both Pfizer and Moderna doses are available for American children ages 6 months to 5 years old. The milestone comes roughly a year and a half since the first adults received their first Covid vaccine shots.
A 10-year-old was forced to cross state lines for an abortion after Ohio's ban went into place. The Indiana doctor who helped her will soon be unable to assist others.
As Ohio outlawed abortions after six weeks, doctors in neighboring Indiana described an influx of patients from out-of-state seeking the procedure, including a pregnant 10-year-old.
What are the symptoms of anorexia? Madeleine Billings had the eating disorder since she was a teen. Her parents called it treatment resistant. She died at 23.
Residents of the vast majority of California’s 58 counties should be wearing masks, according to the CDC. That’s because 40 of those counties are now designated communities with “High” Covid levels. Less than one month ago, the number was 13. The decision to return to mandated face coverings is not up to the CDC, however, […]
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- Raleigh News and Observer
If successful, the antivenom, which is in pill form, could break down barriers to (and reduce the cost of) snake bite treatment.
- Miami Herald
The suppression of dissent continues in Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Florida.
- NBC News
A group of researchers has some counterintuitive advice: Saving your poop now could save your life someday.
- The Providence Journal
Brown's Long COVID Initiative seeks to help the roughly 23 million Americans enduring myriad health problems months after their initial infection.
The infectious-disease expert was feeling "really poorly" and began a second round of Paxlovid.
- Southern Living
“There was nothing that was going to stand in my way.”
Los Angeles Covid Warning: Brace For “Significant Transmission In The Upcoming Weeks,” According To Public Health Director
“All of the information to date points to the need for us to prepare for the likelihood of significant transmission in the upcoming weeks,” warned Los Angeles County Director of Public Health Barbara Ferrer today. Los Angeles Film & TV Productions Must Now Require Masking Indoors As Covid Numbers Hit “Escalation Trigger’ Threshold, Says L.A. […]
- The Columbus Dispatch
After the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, it's left some in Ohio to travel outside the state for an abortion. Among them is a 10-year-old girl.
Experts share their advice about isolation, masking and more if you're still testing positive late into a COVID-19 infection.
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‘To the boy who doesn’t let anything get him down’: Mom honors Disability Pride Month in touching tribute to her toddler
Born at just 27 weeks, Harrison came into the world with a host of medical challenges — but he hasn't let a single one stand in his way.
- Men's Health
Early studies suggested that certain blood types may leave you more at risk of Covid. Newer science confirms that Type O might help you resist infection.
- Yahoo News
Viruses evolve, and vaccines should too. That was the big-picture takeaway from a pivotal meeting this week of the FDA’s expert advisory panel. The question before them was simple: Ahead of an expected winter surge, should vaccine manufacturers tweak their forthcoming booster shots to target Omicron, or should they stick with the tried-and-true 2020 recipe?
- Real Simple
There are some great health benefits, but you don’t have to do it.
- NBC News
In a sharply worded dissent Thursday, Justice Clarence Thomas expressed support for the plaintiffs’ misleading claim that all Covid vaccines are made with cells from “aborted children.”
- NBC News
Nearly two dozen people have been sickened with listeria, and one has died, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which said the source of the outbreak has not been identified.
- LA Times
As health updates on hospitalized Blink-182 rocker Travis Barker have remained scant, his daughter and stepdaughter thanks fans for the outpouring of support.