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Kirstie Alley Only ‘Recently Discovered’ Her Cancer Before She Died—Here’s the Form She Was Diagnosed With
Her friend and co-star John Travolta called her one of the "most special relationships I’ve ever had."
- The Wrap
Howard Stern Floats Anti-Vax Theory Over Kirstie Alley’s Death: ‘Maybe She Didn’t Go to the Doctor Soon Enough’
“She’s 71, and I know to some people that’s old, but to me that’s young,” the shock jock said
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Doctors, parents and child cancer survivors lashed out at the TikTok video of a Texas hospital.
Are there hair growth pills that actually work? A new study looks at the best supplements for hair growth and thickness.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The COVID-19 virus's mutations are outpacing treatments and vaccines. That's especially scary because of the decline of basic precautions such as face coverings and ventilation.
A 'game changer' weight-loss drug helped people lose weight after years of dieting and exercise. They say it highlights how society unfairly blames weight gain on low willpower.
The weight-loss drug semaglutide, sold as Ozempic and Wegovy, is helping people realize their failure to lose weight from dieting wasn't their fault.
Dr. Emi Hosoda said she lost 100 pounds and managed to keep it off by restricting sugar, drinking water, and starting strength training.
More than half of the calories consumed by Americans come from this high-risk food group, which is associated with cognitive decline, cancer and heart disease
China should change its official name for COVID-19 to reflect the virus' mutation, and patients with light symptoms should be allowed to quarantine at home, a leading authority on traditional Chinese medicine was quoted as saying on Wednesday. Gu Xiaohong told the state-run Beijing Daily newspaper that the coronavirus' Chinese name, which identifies it as a pneumonia-causing disease, should be changed to call it simply an infectious virus. China's approach to COVID - which has emphasised widespread testing and the quarantining of positive cases in specialised facilities - should change from "passive detection" to "active prevention", with recuperation at home for light cases.
Is It RSV, COVID-19 or the flu?
What is a tripledemic? Three viruses — COVID, flu and RSV — may surge at the same time in winter 2022. Here's the risks, plus how to prepare and prevent illness.
- Good Morning America
I'm a pediatrician and mom: These are the protections I'm taking amid 'tripledemic' of flu, RSV and COVID-19
Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez says she knows firsthand the worry that comes with being a parent amid what some health experts are calling a "tripledemic," with high rates of flu, respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, and COVID-19. Bracho-Sanchez is a pediatrician at Columbia University in New York and the mother of a 14-month-old son who had to be taken to the hospital earlier this year to be treated for pneumonia after having a viral illness. "It was really, really scary," Bracho-Sanchez told "Good Morning America" of her son William's illness, from which he eventually recovered.
- Martha Stewart Living
The new research published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology uncovered how cold air impacts the nose and our immune systems.
- Yahoo Celebrity
Mila Kunis was 'curled up' by Ashton Kutcher's side during life-threatening illness: 'She's the best'
Ashton Kutcher opened up more about privately battling a rare form of the autoimmune disease vasculitis.
Kirstie Alley was diagnosed with colon cancer before she died. Her family says the cancer was only recently discovered. Doctors share symptoms and risk factors.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler put off getting his COVID-19 booster and got sick, he said.
- Harper's Bazaar
Years after going under the knife, writer Iris Kim examines her complicated relationship with Korean plastic surgery and impossible standards of beauty.
- Portsmouth Herald
Dr. Carrie Jose, in her latest Health and Wellness column, gives three reasons why vertigo is worse in the winter.
- Fox News
Transcript of the deposition of Dr. Anthony Fauci reveals that Fauci's deputy deputy was "very impressed" with how China was managing the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
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