"14% of the vaccines have gone to the Latino community, yet the infection rate is somewhere around 38%," Alivio Medica Center CEO Esther Corpuz said
- The Daily Beast
Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastThe world has built up a lot of immunity in the nine months since the Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus became dominant, driving a record wave of infections.That immunity from vaccines and past infection is helping to keep down hospitalizations and deaths even as Omicron’s offspring—a succession of subvariants—have become dominant, one after one.Now the virus is trying to find a way around our antibodies. A new subvariant, BA.4.6, is begin
- Fox News
Here’s what you need to know about bug bite treatment; doctors share their tips for addressing minor and severe bites along with warning signs people should watch for and note.
Most who contract the virus experience no symptoms, aiding its stealthy spread.
- Women's Health
You can develop tingling in your feet from sitting on your foot, but it could also be a sign of an underlying condition, from multiple sclerosis to diabetes.
From the comfort food to sports culture, there are things I miss about my home in Ohio that I haven't been able to find in the northern state.
COVID is an equal-opportunity menace, at best, and killer, at worst, that has yet to settle into a pattern of seasonality—and may never do so fully. Is it on its way?
- Tri-City Herald
CDC revises COVID community ratings for Tri-Cities area.
- The Hill
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Saturday that it renamed variants of the virus monkeypox as it looks to counter concerns about the original naming conventions. “Newly identified viruses, related diseases & virus variants are given names to avoid causing offence to any cultural, social, national, regional, professional, or ethnic groups, & minimize the negative…
- The State
COVID-19 is still being detected in relatively high levels across South Carolina. Here are the counties the CDC recommends should use masks more.
- The Telegraph
A dog has been infected with monkeypox for the first time after sharing a bed with its infected owners, scientists have said.
- Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Texas’ major cities have received thousands of monkeypox vaccine doses and expect thousands more in the coming weeks, but there is a national shortage
- The Fayetteville Observer
The man, who appears to be the first in Cumberland County to get infected, has a big medical bill and has been out of work.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
The tick that carries the disease was first found in Kentucky a few years ago.
'Wait it out and suffer': Isolated and out of work, a Georgia mother used social media to document her monkeypox journey — and fight back against misinformation
Camille Seaton said that she is in the process of healing, but she currently has trouble hearing out of her right ear due to a monkeypox lesion.
The protein shake makers recalled 53 products last month as a result of potential bacterial contamination.
An employee of UPMC Children’s Hospital has been diagnosed with monkeypox, UPMC said on Friday.
- Akron Beacon Journal
Retired physician who is planning end of life documents questions why decisions about abortion should be left up to state of Ohio rather than mother.
I'm an American raising my child in Ireland. I don't want to move back to the US because I feel safer here.
The author shares how she's never had to pay for medical care for herself or her son, and that she doesn't have to worry about school shootings.
- Cincinnati.com | The Enquirer
Jonathan India was airlifted to a hospital in Iowa after the Field of Dreams game. It was a scary calf injury, but he's just sore now.
A doctor says a patient saved over $1,000 a month by ordering prescriptions through Mark Cuban’s online pharmacy
Cost Plus Drugs intends to provide patients with medicine that is less expensive than traditional pharmacies.