National Jewish Health conducted a small study finding about a quarter of patients did not have high levels of antibodies after two shots, but other studies show a third shot can give a significant spike of protection.
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- Miami Herald
“If you want to leave, take good care, hope you make a lot of nice friends out there”
- Business Insider
People who've had booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines say it feels "like a hangover," and describe feeling really tired the day after.
People are 'de-worming' themselves using digestive supplements, but experts say they're just flushing out good bacteria
TikTok users said they found dead worms in their poop after using a digestive supplement called ParaGuard to flush out their system.
- The Telegraph
While focus remains firmly fixed on Covid-19, a second health crisis is quietly emerging in Britain. Since the beginning of July, there have been thousands of excess deaths that were not caused by coronavirus.
- Business Insider
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene got into a shouting match outside the Capitol with a Democratic congresswoman over abortion: 'Try being a Christian!'
The far-right congresswoman confronted Democrats on the steps outside the House chamber after the passage of a Democratic bill to protect abortion.
- Business Insider
The "Get COVID-19" party in Edson, Alberta, happened about two weeks ago, sources told City News Edmonton.
- KCRA - Sacramento Videos
A patient at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento who couldn't recall his name and other details has now been identified after tips poured in from the public. "UC Davis Medical Center cannot release his name due to patient privacy laws," UC Davis Health said in a statement on Thursday. "The team taking care of the patient is grateful to callers for their help that led to this successful outcome. The patient asks for privacy at this time."
- NBC News
Anti-vaccine Facebook groups have a new message for their community members: don’t go to the emergency room, and get your loved ones out of intensive care.
- Kansas City Star
“It’s never too late” to get vaccinated, a relative says. “Make the time. Because the role you play in your family’s life is far too important to risk a chance.”
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Right to life groups, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and others have weighed in on Tinslee’s case as a court considers whether Cook Children’s hospital must continue life support.
- Yahoo Sports
WSU president: Nick Rolovich still not vaccinated, says there will be 'no free pass for anybody' regarding mandate
Washington state employees must be fully vaccinated by Oct. 18 and Rolovich is out of time to get a two-dose vaccine before the deadline.
According to a statement by the acting FDA commissioner Janet Woodcock, MD, on Sept. 22, those in the United States who have already received the Pfizer vaccine will be able to receive a COVID-19 booster shot if they belong to specific at-risk populations.
- Miami Herald
A CDC advisory committee voted Thursday to recommend a booster shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for certain groups.
- Robb Report
6 Ways to ‘Live Younger Longer’ and Reduce Chances of Chronic Disease, According to a Mayo Clinic Doctor
Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a cardiologist and cancer survivor, shares the six steps to a longer and healthier life.
After the CDC approved booster shots of the Pfizer vaccine for certain groups, experts outline the difference between a booster and a third shot of the vaccine.
With an increased reopening of the economy comes an increase in eating out at restaurants and fast-food chains. Consumers might feel some changes in their wallets, however, as consumer prices jumped...
After living through three waves of the COVID-19 pandemic without getting sick, 55-year-old Roxana Pascu thought that she was healthy enough to withstand the virus and decided to turn down the vaccine. Now Pascu, who runs a small business, is one of around 1,040 COVID-19 patients currently in intensive care across Romania where cases have more than doubled over the last week and ICU beds are becoming dangerously scarce. With the second-lowest vaccination rate in the European Union, Romania is bracing for a fourth wave of the pandemic that looks set to overwhelm hospitals where medical staff are already stretched thin.
“Gluten is in everything. What am I gonna eat?” a stressed El Moussa asked when confronted by his doctor in an exclusive look at Thursday’s episode of Flipping 101
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- Associated Press
A woman with Down syndrome lost a court challenge against the British government Thursday over a law allowing the abortion up until birth of a fetus with the condition. Heidi Crowter, 26, and two others took the Department of Health and Social Care to court, arguing that part of the Abortion Act is discriminatory and violates the European Convention on Human Rights.