The pandemic revealed a deep mental health care crisis across our country, but research shows some communities struggled with mental health more than others even before covid hit. There's been a large increase in suicides among the Hispanic community, and providers are looking for culturally responsive ways to help.
- Washington Post
Former surgeon general Jerome Adams and his wife, Lacey, often find themselves talking about what they have named the "Trump Effect." It followed them from Washington to their home in the Indianapolis suburbs. They felt it when he was exploring jobs in academia, where he would receive polite rejections from university officials who worried that someone who served in the administration of the former president would be badly received by their left-leaning student bodies. They felt it when corporat
- Charlotte Observer
“I’m not a teenager. I’m relatively intelligent. I can accept a lot of things in my life,” says Erin O’Malley, chuckling. “I just did not know. In any way.”
Some 2,500 people took off their clothes on Saturday to pose for U.S. photographic artist Spencer Tunick at Sydney's Bondi Beach in an effort to raise awareness about skin cancer. Tunick, known for staging mass nude photo shoots at world landmarks, used a megaphone to direct attendees into several poses on the beach before many took a naked dip in the ocean. The New York-based artist collaborated with a charity on the naked art installation in a bid to raise awareness about melanoma, Australia's fourth most common form of cancer.
- The Hill
Medical researchers believe they've finally found the cause of Bruce Lee's mysterious death almost 50 years ago.
- Yahoo News Canada
While the contagion levels of new subvariants give pause for concern, an even more worrisome aspect is BQ.1.1's resistance to our natural antibodies.
- CBS News
The XBB variant has climbed to 3.1% of new COVID cases nationwide, the CDC now estimates.
- Yahoo Canada Style
In North America, 75 per cent of women experience hot flashes for six months to two years.
- The Guardian
An Illinois resident won her case against the company Sterigenics – but other sufferers’ lawsuits hang in the balance
- Yahoo News Canada
'It's tone deaf': Family practice doctors in Ontario baffled by ministry memo asking them to stay open longer
A notice from the Ontario’s Ministry of Health, asking primary care providers to stay open seven days a week in an effort to ease wait times in hospitals, is being met with disbelief by many medical workers.
NeNe Leakes shared a joyful update about her son, Brentt.
"I feel hugely let down. I can't even watch the show now," Jonnie Irwin said after claiming Channel 4's A Place In the Sun dropped him after revealing his terminal cancer diagnosis
- State College Centre Daily Times
The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network calls it the most severe action it can take against a hospital.
- USA TODAY
"There's really nothing, to me, more fascinating than this nuance of facial expression," said Dr. Patrick Byrne. "It really is what makes us human."
A high-protein diet, strength-training, and sleeping enough are key when it comes to achieving body recomposition.
- The Daily Beast
Getty ImagesIt’s no surprise the novel coronavirus mutates. That’s what viruses do. What’s surprising about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID, is that it mutates fast. And two years into the pandemic, it abruptly mutated really fast—and produced the Omicron variant, the descendants of which are still dominant all over the world.The big question now is whether and when it happens again. Whether and when a fresh spurt of mutations produces a new variant that’s even worse than Omicron. There
Vitamin B12 plays a particularly important role in creating red blood cells, which transport oxygen throughout the body, and DNA.
- The Pueblo Chieftain
Pueblo physician Dr. Carl Bartecchi discusses changes in memory, so-called memory supplements and activities that could help prevent memory loss.
It’s estimated that 55 million Americans will travel over the Thanksgiving holiday. That’s the highest level since the pandemic began and the third-highest since AAA began tracking the holiday in 2000. At the same time, Covid cases have been steadily rising nationally, with the most recent 24-hour total being 111,386, according to Johns Hopkins. That’s […]
- E! News
NeNe Leakes' 23-year-old son Brentt Leakes was discharged from the hospital two months after suffering a stroke. Find out how he's doing now.
Zac Efron's former trainer hates burpees as much as you do. Here's why he says most people shouldn't do them.
Burpees were used in military fitness tests, but that doesn't mean they're good for us, Patrick Murphy said.