Children's National Hospital in Washington, D.C., is conducting a three-year study to learn more about the long-term effects of COVID in kids. Young patients said they had a hard time doing everyday activities after testing positive. Jericka Duncan has more.
Here, experts explain what happens if you eat mold. Accidentally eating mold in small amounts is likely not harmful—but you risk consuming dangerous mycotoxins.
New immune-evading Omicron subvariant BA.5 is now dominant in the U.S., and previous heavy hitter “stealth Omicron” is now a shadow of its former self, according to federal health data released Tuesday.
A Doctor Just Declined To Prescribe This Patient Their Arthritis Treatment Because It Could Hurt A Fetus That Doesn't Even Exist
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Researchers at Caltech have developed a vaccine designed to neutralize multiple coronaviruses at the same time.
There is no good reason to reduce or remove carbs from your diet, Nichola Ludlam-Raine, a dietitian, told Insider.
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While running, with its constant pounding, would seem ready-made to destroy the cartilage in the knees, researchers think the opposite may be true.
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Hannah Blumka loves theater, especially "Hamilton." Her mom is close to her faith. Together, they persisted through complications, 156 hospital days.
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Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / GettyThe more times you catch COVID, the sicker you’re likely to get with each reinfection. That’s the worrying conclusion of a new study drawing on data from the U.S. Veterans Administration.Scientists stressed they need more data before they can say for sure whether, and why, COVID might get worse the second, third, or fourth time around. But with more and more people getting reinfected as the pandemic lurches toward its fourth year, the study hints at s
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The 5:2 diet is an intermittent fasting plan that can help you lose weight and lower your risk of heart disease. RDs explain how it works and what you can eat.
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The combination of initial and recurring infectivity carries enormous implications for how the pandemic will continue to play out.
What does skin cancer look like at start? Man diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma, treated with cream after his first routine skin check with a dermatologist.
I'm a Black girl with an ostomy bag. I never saw myself represented, so I decided to share my story.
After getting colostomy surgery, Renee Welsh decided to share her story online so people with chronic illnesses like hers would feel seen.
A 31-year-old mom says doctors dismissed her severe pain as a gallbladder issue. Later, tests showed she had stage 4 cancer.
Casey Ward says she begged doctors to operate, but they wouldn't because she was pregnant. After birth, they discovered tumors in multiple organs.
A nerve condition, vitamin deficiency, or injury might be to blame for tingling in feet. Experts share other common causes for tingling feet, plus when to see a doctor.
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You may not even realize how certain habits affect your bedtime zzz's. Here’s what you need to know.
A man suffering from a rare type of cancer called pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) which can surround the organs in the abdomen has survived thanks to a
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Rebel Wilson declared 2020 her "year of health." Now, she's lost more than 80 lbs, thanks to a combination of walking and a high-protein diet. Here's how:
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More than half of U.S. hospitals have not shared pricing information as required by a new federal law. Consumer advocates urge federal enforcement.
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Changing what you eat now could have big benefits laterBy Rachel Meltzer WarrenWe know that cutting back on red meat is good for heart health, fish is brain food, and calcium-rich foods can help ...
If you live in certain parts of the U.S., it’s important to be aware of Lyme disease symptoms. Keep these on the backburner.