According to statistics, monkeypox cases are 99% survivable, but according to doctors this virus isn't about the mortality rate because it is such a painful disease. Dr. Anne Rimoin has been studying monkeypox for the past two decades in the Democratic Republic of Congo. She joined FOX 11 News to talk more about the virus.
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.
- 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 the other.Now the virus is trying to find a way around our antibodies. A new subvariant, BA.4.6, is
- Tri-City Herald
CDC revises COVID community ratings for Tri-Cities area.
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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.
- 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.
- Business Insider
Rainwater is no longer safe to drink anywhere on Earth, due to 'forever chemicals' linked to cancer, study suggests
PFAS are nicknamed "forever chemicals" because they last so long without breaking down. That's made them pervasive in rainwater and soils.
- 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.
An employee of UPMC Children’s Hospital has been diagnosed with monkeypox, UPMC said on Friday.
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.
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.
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This Swiss Wellness Retreat Only Feeds You 800 Calories a Day. I Lost 10 Pounds on a One-Week Visit.
Writer Adam Graham checked into Chenot Weggis Palace, a luxe retreat that has attracted everyone from Luciano Pavarotti to Naomi Campbell.
On Thursday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced new COVID-19 guidelines that loosened restrictions like quarantining and social distancing, and instead turned the focus to reducing severe cases of COVID-19. The agency said the decision to ease restrictions was in large part due to vaccinations and prior infections granting many Americans a level […]
- Fresno Bee
Volunteers from Fresno to Gilroy help not only save Roxy but help her deliver a litter of puppies.
- 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…
- Lexington Herald-Leader
The tick that carries the disease was first found in Kentucky a few years ago.
- Motley Fool
Now it's hardly a secret that medical costs tend to increase with age. Not only does Medicare not pick up the tab for common services like eye exams and dental care, but it also won't cover a major expense that can wreak havoc on seniors' finances -- long-term care. Last year, the annual national median cost for an assisted living facility was $54,000, according to Genworth.
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Pediatrician group slams its own members over transgender teen puberty blocker criticism: 'Disinformation'
The American Academy of Pediatrics is reportedly facing criticism from within its own ranks on how it treats teenagers who choose to go through gender transition treatment.
- Beaver County Times
Pennsylvania now has about 300 monkeypox cases, and more than 11,700 now in nation.
- Fox News
The World Health Organization will rename the increasingly spreading monkeypox virus after concerned that the name could be discriminatory and stigmatizing.
- Eating Well
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