Of the nearly 21 million Johnson & Johnson doses distributed nationwide, nearly half have not yet been administered. States are asking the White House for a way to quickly coordinate their redistribution as authorities also look to prolong their storage beyond three months.
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FOXBOROUGH, MA – JANUARY 15: A woman receives the COVID-19 vaccine at Gillette Stadium on January 15, 2021 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. First responders and healthcare workers will be first to recieve the vaccinations at the stadium, starting with around 300 people per day, but advancing to thousands per day soon after. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images) The Delta variant of the coronavirus is rapidly spreading worldwide, including in the United States. Delta was first detected in India and th
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KISUMU, Kenya — Before Kenya’s president and other leaders arrived in late May to mark a major public holiday, health officials in Kisumu on Lake Victoria saw disaster brewing. Coronavirus infections were spiking, hospital isolation units were filling up and the highly contagious Delta variant had been found in Kenya for the first time — in Kisumu County. Dr. Boaz Otieno Nyunya, the county executive for health and sanitation, said he and other health specialists argued and pleaded for the politi
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'Single most qualified' mRNA expert speaks about vaccine risks after he says YouTube banned his video
The man who invented the mRNA technology used in some coronavirus vaccines says he was censored by YouTube for sharing his concerns on the vaccines in a podcast.
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"Small successes add up. One more rep can make a big difference."
For the first time since December 2020, California’s 7-day Covid test positivity rate is on the rise. The test positivity rate, which hit a pandemic-era low of 0.7% on June 5, has risen slowly but steadily over the past two-and-a-half weeks to 1.1% on Wednesday. It’s the first sustained rise in that key Covid-19 indicator […]
A couple in Denver, Colorado was traumatized when the birth of their newborn required an emergency cesarean section, resulting in a cut to the baby’s face that required 13 stitches. Damarqus Williams said the injury to his newborn daughter’s face is “upsetting” because “she’s not comfortable,” according to local Denver station KDVR. Kyanni Williams was supposed to be delivered via natural birth at Denver Health in mid-June.
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Dozens of people are infected with COVID-19 after an outbreak at an Illinois summer camp, officials say.
Only 6 weight loss supplements have any evidence behind them. Here's what they are and whether they're safe.
A new review of research found a majority of weight loss supplements are supported by poor quality evidence, but a few may have promising results.
According to a recent study published in JAMA Psychiatry, and reported by The New York Times, people who consistently wake up early in the morning are less likely to suffer from a major depressive disorder. A team of researchers used a method called “Mendelian randomization” to compare early birds and night owls — characteristics that […] The post From a Mental Health Perspective, This Is the Best Time of Day to Wake Up appeared first on InsideHook.
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The natural potassium found in potatoes was dubbed more helpful than potassium found in supplements, Purdue University researchers discovered during a recent study. The only catch? The potatoes or fries should be baked or broiled.
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Viewers strongly criticized the show on Twitter after Monday's episode.
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It took the Branson fire department about 1 1/2 hours to rescue him, she said.
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“This is the Show-Me State and Missourians are skeptical.”
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Israel says the Delta variant is infecting vaccinated people, representing as many as 50% of new cases. But they're less severe.
With a fast vaccine rollout, Israel had thought it was freed of the coronavirus. Then the Delta variant came.
Low testosterone can cause a myriad of issues in men and women — here are a few ways to fix it.
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Angelina Jolie opens up about her daughter, Zahara’s, recent surgery in a an article for ‘Time’ magazine. The ‘Maleficent’ star shares Zahara with her ex, Brad Pitt, and in the article, Angie says their 16-year-old faced post-surgery struggles due to her race.
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Just 45% of Americans fully vaccinated and only 16 states that have fully vaccinated more than half of their populations,
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Puberty blockers have “unknown” and “life-changing consequences” for trans children, and could impact their fertility, the Court of Appeal has heard. An NHS Trust, which runs the UK's only gender identity development service for children, began its appeal to challenge a landmark legal ruling over the use of puberty-blocking drugs for children on Wednesday. The legal challenge has been launched after the High Court ruled in December that children under 16 with gender dysphoria can only consent to
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