Respiratory syncytial virus infections continue to cause major problems at Maryland hospitals. Pediatricians at Sinai Hospital in northwest Baltimore are saying emergency departments are slammed with RSV cases. Dr. Scott Krugman, vice chairman of pediatrics at Sinai, said children's hospitals across the Mid-Atlantic are reaching capacity due to RSV. Krugman said Sinai is seeing many children under 2 years old filling the in-patient ICU beds, and it's taking a long time for them to get better. In some cases, as long as seven days.
- 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.”
- The Hill
Medical researchers believe they've finally found the cause of Bruce Lee's mysterious death almost 50 years ago.
- 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."
- Yahoo Canada Style
In North America, 75 per cent of women experience hot flashes for six months to two years.
- 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.
- The Guardian
An Illinois resident won her case against the company Sterigenics – but other sufferers’ lawsuits hang in the balance
"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
- 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.
- CBS News
The XBB variant has climbed to 3.1% of new COVID cases nationwide, the CDC now estimates.
A high-protein diet, strength-training, and sleeping enough are key when it comes to achieving body recomposition.
- State College Centre Daily Times
The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network calls it the most severe action it can take against a hospital.
- Fox News
Minnesota mom allegedly took son’s blood, forced siblings to dispose of it in scheme to fake illness
A Minnesota woman allegedly stole her son's blood and abused her other two children, authorities said. She now faces charges of child torture, stalking.
- The State
The flu has spread across the U.S. quickly this season. See which states are getting hit the hardest.
Insider reporter Rachel Hosie plans her food in advance, adds protein powder to smoothies, and makes simple food swaps to hit her protein target.
Vitamin B12 plays a particularly important role in creating red blood cells, which transport oxygen throughout the body, and DNA.
- Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
Minnesota cannabis advocates have waited years for this moment: Democrats who support legalizing marijuana now control the governor's office and the state Legislature, and they are signaling they could act on the issue next year. The state's medical cannabis manufacturers, hemp-product retailers and industry groups are poised to have an influential say in the creation of a recreational ...
Toronto Maple Leafs great Borje Salming, who passed away on Thursday from nervous disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), succumbed unusually quickly to the disease less than four months after diagnosis, his doctor told Swedish broadcaster SVT. Salming died at the age of 71 and became the first Swedish player inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
- Good Housekeeping
My grandmother and mother died of breast cancer. Despite my history, my doctor insisted I had nothing to worry about.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
“Legislators think, women are healthy, they’re going to have a baby, and they can come off Medicaid. They don’t think that other illnesses and disease processes can exist in pregnant women.”