Idaho's top pediatric health experts joined together Wednesday to outline some alarming trends seen across the Treasure Valley when it comes to children and COVID-19.
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“We thought things couldn’t get much worse in DeSantis’ handling of the pandemic, but we were wrong," the newspaper's editorial board wrote.
- Washington Examiner
A longtime Minnesota general surgeon was dismissed from his hospital after arguing parents should make healthcare decisions for their children.
- Men's Health
Diet, travel, medications and other things that can contribute to being constipated all the time. Plus: What do to do about it.
- The Week
How Germany is beating COVID, and what America can learn
Mike Mora, photographer and husband of singer Kelis, revealed that his doctors told him there’s nothing left they can do […] The post Kelis’ husband gives update on cancer battle: ‘They couldn’t do anything else for me’ appeared first on TheGrio.
- The New York Times
The number of new daily COVID-19 cases in the United States has plunged 57% since peaking on Sept. 1. Almost as encouraging as the magnitude of the decline is its breadth: Cases have been declining in every region. Forecasting COVID’s future is extremely difficult, and it’s certainly possible that cases will rise again in the coming weeks. But the geographic breadth of the decline does offer reason for optimism. Sign up for The Morning newsletter from the New York Times Past COVID increases have
- Idaho Statesman
Health officials say it could serve as a blueprint for boosting rates in other counties, in a state that ranks almost dead last.
Official data says 8.5 million people got Covid-19 in Africa, but more accurate estimates puts the number closer to 60 million.
Simple steps you can take to kick your junk food cravings and eat healthier long term, according to an expert
In his new book, "Hooked," investigative journalist Michael Moss explored why processed food is so tempting, and found steps we can take to resist it.
As ambulance sirens continuously pierce the air of Romanian cities as they rush COVID-19 patients to already full hospitals, queues are starting to form at vaccination centres. Daily COVID-19 inoculation numbers have reached pandemic highs this month in the European Union's second-lowest vaccinated country, as Romanians respond to dramatic death rates and newly enforced restrictions. In the capital Bucharest, Elena Serban, a 51-year-old garment worker had postponed getting the vaccine because she did not have health problems that would have threatened her if she got infected.
- Washington Post
The public health rules that dictate how cruise ships can operate in U.S. waters during the pandemic will become recommendations in mid-January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday. Authorities replaced an earlier ban on cruise travel with a "conditional sailing order" in October 2020, which laid out steps cruise companies had to take to sail with passengers from U.S. ports. That order - which required ships to sail with at least 95% of people vaccinated or perform a test
The Biden administration on Monday released updated guidelines for traveling into the United States, including stricter requirements on U.S. citizens who have
Long COVID ‘affects every single aspect of a person’s daily life and daily functioning,’ including employment: study
A new study from researchers at Mount Sinai shows just how serious long COVID can be, and how long it can last --- even for patients who weren't hospitalized.
The National Institute of Health (NIH), the government agency that is responsible for biomedical and public health research, has said […] The post NIH funded research in Wuhan lab, unrelated to pandemic appeared first on TheGrio.
- USA TODAY
People injured by many vaccines are covered by a generous government program, but COVID-19 injuries fall under a different, stingier program.
- CBS News
Former acting CDC Director Dr. Richard Besser, pediatrician and president of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, weighs in on vaccines for children age 5 to 11.
Rebel Wilson Says She's 'Proud of Myself for Improving My Life for the Better' After 77-Lb. Weight Loss
Rebel Wilson has been working on wellness since starting her "Year of Health" last year
A new mutation of the delta variant has been detected, but it may not be time to panic yet. On Oct. 21, the UK health security agency (HSA) designated AY.4.2, a mutation of the B.1.617.2 delta strain, as a variant under investigation (pdf). The delta variant was first found in India in October 2020 and its AY lineage is found in about 70% of all samples sequenced.
- The Telegraph
World Menopause Day last week caused a big spike in articles and awareness of the menopause; its symptoms, treatments and some practicalities, but naturally there were still some questions remaining. We asked you to submit your questions to Dr Louise Newson, a leading menopause specialist and founder of balance-app.com, and here you can find her answers across a range of topics...
- Yahoo Life SEA
According to a Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research report, “satisfying social relationships are essential for mental and physical well-being”.