The CEO of Pfizer says it’s only a matter of days before the company will seek FDA approval for Emergency Use Authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.
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via TelegramNIZHNY NOVGOROD—A gut-wrenching video has been circulating in Russia showing a dead COVID-19 patient on his hospital bed in the town of Novouralsk, apparently neglected by nurses and doctors. In the clip, another patient—the man who posted the video—is seen running around the hospital’s empty hallways screaming at the top of his lungs in an effort to flag down medical staff to tend to the deceased. “Girls, anybody?! Nurses, doctors!,” he can be heard shouting. No one responds to his
- Women's Health
Many cold and COVID-19 symptoms are similar, including runny nose, sore throat, and cough. Here's how to tell the difference between the two.
On Oct. 20, nearly a month after Pfizer booster shots were approved for at-risk groups, the FDA has officially authorized Moderna and Johnson & Johnson boosters.
Candidiasis, or thrush, is a fungal infection that can occur in different parts of the body, including your mouth. Here, signs, treatments, and prevention tips.
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Jake West, Zac Mago and Mark Mayfield were all 17 years old, all standout athletes in Indiana -- and all died of sudden cardiac arrest.
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According to researchers at Durham University, this could be a breakthrough therapy for people with Parkinson's disease and traumatic brain injuries.
The word "colonoscopy" has always been one I have dreaded hearing. At 14, I was diagnosed by a gastroenterologist with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), which causes stomach pain and other intestinal symptoms, like bloating and diarrhea.
Olivia Newton-John Gives Update on Stage 4 Diagnosis, Says She and Hoda Kotb are Breast Cancer 'Sisters'
Olivia Newton-John and Hoda Kotb got emotional bonding over their shared battles with breast cancer
Officials have linked a salmonella outbreak across 37 states to whole red, yellow and white onions that were imported from Chihuahua, Mexico, and distributed nationwide by ProSource Inc. As of Oct. 18, a total 652 people infected with the outbreak strain of salmonella Oranienburg have been reported, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There have been no reported deaths linked to the outbreak.
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Salmonella outbreak linked to onions: Throw away onions if you don't know where they're from, CDC says
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked fresh whole onions to a growing and mysterious salmonella outbreak with cases in 37 states.
Former U.S. president Bill Clinton addressed the public via Twitter for the first time since his recent hospitalization for a non-COVID-related infection
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"Had I not been vaccinated, and with all my medical issues, this would be a far more dire situation," Cavuto said in a statement on Tuesday.
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The CDC says it's identified a new Delta-related coronavirus variant in the US, and officials are monitoring it closely
The AY.4.2 variant is a new sub-lineage of Delta. The CDC says "there is no evidence" that it is more transmissible, or that it could evade vaccines.
Texas 'serial killer' nurse is convicted of murdering 4 patients by injecting air into their arteries after heart surgery
Prosecutors said William George Davis injected air into the arteries of four men after they underwent heart surgery at a Tyler, Texas hospital.
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More than 5,200 of the 6.2 million U.S. children diagnosed with Covid have developed MIS-C, or multisystem inflammatory syndrome.
Whether you have arthritis, an injury, or simply have bad knees, these knee exercises will keep them feeling strong and healthy.
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A cancer survivor carried the coronavirus for almost a year in the world's longest-ever active COVID-19 case
The unnamed 47-year old woman, who was in complete remission from blood cancer, carried COVID-19 for at least 335 days, a study found.
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New York City has reported an increase in human cases of leptospirosis, a bacterial disease that the city reports has been spread by rats.
New “Delta Plus” OffShoot Called AY.4.2 May Be Most Infectious Covid Variant Yet; It’s On The Rise In The UK
A new report on Friday from the UK Health Ministry indicated the rising prevalence of a new offshoot of the Delta variant of Covid-19. The offshoot is so new that it does not have an official Pango lineage designation — such as B.1.167.2 for the original Delta variant — which is the nomenclature used by […]
“Medicare & You 2022” is four pages longer than the 2021 edition I received earlier this year, when I was turning age 65. Last time around, I spent many hours on the subject and, even then, I was just barely comfortable making my Medicare choice. All of you who hit 65 this year will also know that the “official U.S. government Medicare handbook” is among a mountain of mail you received from insurers, many hoping to sell you a Medigap or prescription drug policy.