Stephanie Stahl reports.
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- KCRA - Sacramento Videos
With the recent increase in COVID-19 cases among children, doctors are expecting a surge in rare MIS-C, or multisystem inflammatory syndrome, infections. California cases have tripled since February, and are now at more than 600, according to the California Department of Public Health's running tally. MIS-C is a rare inflammatory condition associated with COVID-19 that can damage multiple organ systems.
- 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.
- Eating Well
Here are some tips on ways to try to stay healthy and keep others safe if you've just tested positive for COVID-19, according to experts.
Knowing how to differentiate the two can help you (and in turn, your loved ones) navigate the world of brain health a little more easily.
A 25-year-old who had to get a double lung transplant due to COVID-19 said his lungs look like 'chewed up pieces of bubblegum'
Blake Bargatze, 25, from Georgia, needed a double lung transplant after refusing a coronavirus vaccine and getting infected in April.
- Miami Herald
There is a hierarchy of seafood and shellfish.
- Miami Herald
“If you want to leave, take good care, hope you make a lot of nice friends out there”
- The Conversation
Sustained surveillance for disease outbreaks at global hot spots may be the key to preventing the next pandemic. MR.Cole_Photographer/Getty ImagesAs more and more people around the world are getting vaccinated, one can almost hear the collective sigh of relief. But the next pandemic threat is likely already making its way through the population right now. My research as an infectious disease epidemiologist has found that there is a simple strategy to mitigate emerging outbreaks: proactive, real-
- 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.
- Rolling Stone
Marijuana is federally illegal. But what if you could get high off hemp?
Whatever living with the virus looks like, Delta-level surges aren't considered to be sustainable for the public or the hospitals that will treat the seriously infected.Why it matters: A major determinant of how seriously we'll take the coronavirus in the future is how many hospitalizations and deaths it's causing — and whether our health system can handle the load.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axios Markets. Subscribe for freeWhat they're saying: "There is o
- The Daily Beast
Angela Weiss/GettyAs tens of thousands of unvaccinated New York health-care workers are set to be fired on Monday once the state’s COVID-19 vaccination deadline kicks in, Gov. Kathy Hochul has a plan for a potential staffing shortage: a statewide state of emergency. Hochul said preparations were underway Saturday to make an emergency declaration, clearing the way for health-care workers not licensed in New York to fill in the gaps of those terminated. The declaration will also allow workers from
- The Guardian
Two disbarred lawyers sued a Texas doctor who performed an abortion. Flustered ‘pro-lifers’ are backpedaling
Anti-choice groups are embarrassed that their draconian law is being enforced the way it was designedDemocrats present last line of defense for abortion rights Women protest against the six-week abortion ban at the Texas capitol. Photograph: Jay Janner/AP Dr Alan Braid, an OBGYN based in San Antonio, broke the law on purpose. In an essay published in the Washington Post last Saturday, the doctor announced that he performed an abortion on a woman who was past six weeks of gestation, the limit imp
- The Week
The 'theoretical' downside of COVID boosters
- 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.
- USA TODAY
Five people have died and 74 are infected after a recent COVID-19 outbreak in a Washington nursing home.
- Yahoo Life
Is CoolSculpting safe? Experts weigh in on the risks after Linda Evangelista says she was ‘deformed’ by the procedure
Supermodel Linda Evangelista says she is "deformed" after CoolSculpting gone wrong. Experts weigh in.
It’s time to bust out those running shoes.
- Business Insider
A Montana hospital has so many unvaccinated COVID-19 patients to treat that it's 'running out of hallways'
Montana is a new national hotspot for COVID-19 cases, having recorded the highest percentage increase in new cases over the past week.
- Women's Health
She loves boxing to keep her core tight.