This is one of the first times we've heard of the flu being an issue in over a year.
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Courtesy Kelseyleigh HeplerAs some healthcare workers balk at taking an FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine with fewer known side effects than eating Chicken McNuggets, we should remember and honor the thousands of frontline heroes who died risking their lives to save others.Those fallen healthcare workers were as brave in the pandemic as any soldiers in war and they prominently include a 49-year-old Pennsylvannia ICU nurse named Deanna Reber. Her final message to us was imparted in an obituary penned
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As another season approaches, how can you tell the difference between the flu, Covid-19 and an allergy?
And what about boosters?
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Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastNEW DELHI—An onslaught of fatal snakebite attacks is sweeping India and killing tens of thousands each year—and so far, the government’s response has been to ignore, trivialize, and cover up the crisis altogether.A 2020 study, which was based on verbal autopsies, suggests that on average, close to 58,000 Indian citizens die each year due to snakebites. In contrast, the country’s government reports ridiculously low numbers: In 2018, the Health and
- Eat This, Not That!
A head cold, again? Some years, it seems like you're constantly coming down with something. But a worse-than-usual flu season may not be entirely to blame. There are a bunch of ways you might be weakening your immune system without even knowing it, all day long—from how much sleep you get to your sugar intake to the items you touch at the office. Eat This, Not That! Health has rounded them up here. Gesundheit. Read on to find out more—and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't mis
Months after diagnosis, 37% of Covid-19 patients were still experiencing pain, depression, and brain fog.
The far-right lawmaker's tweet drew ridicule from Democrats and Twitter critics.
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A new report from health investigators raises concerns about the rare and sometimes deadly bacteria spreading via freshwater aquariums.
The CDC is investigating a salmonella outbreak with no known cause. It's estimated that 279 people have been infected in 29 states, with no deaths.
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The video app TikTok offers users an unexpectedly intimate space to navigate and narrate experiences with terminal illness, grief and dying.
"I knew what to look for, but I missed the signs."
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Splash pads are closed until the end of the year after the child became hospitalized Sept. 5 and died 6 days later.
Photo by Tim Foster on Unsplash The trend of cannabis legalization in the United States has not only vastly increased access to the drug, but it has also resulted in substantial increases in potency. The competition between products in this new market has accelerated an existing trend toward increased THC levels in these products. One study showed roughly a doubling in the potency of cannabis plants (from 8.9% to 17.1%) between 2008 and 2017. Another factor that can influence the perceived poten
- Men's Health
In a new Instagram post, NFL Hall of Famer and Fox Sports analyst Troy Aikman opened up about the workout and diet routine that helps him stay ripped at 54.
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Tyler Gilreath, a sophomore at UNC Wilmington, was just beginning his life. ”We’re supposed to be planning graduations and weddings, not funerals,” his mother said.
- HuffPost Life
People who had the coronavirus and then got the vaccine may be at an extreme advantage. Here's how.
Some types of exercise—yoga, Pilates, HIIT and weight lifting—are all good, but some are better at slowing cognitive decline.
Millions of Americans soon could have access to a daily orally administered medication that could be taken for five to 10 days at the first confirmation of Covid infection.
- Business Insider
4 charts show why Moderna vaccine recipients may not need boosters as much as people who got Pfizer's vaccine
Emerging patterns suggest Moderna's two-dose vaccine might have a slight edge over Pfizer's in the long run.
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Lila Moss walks the Fendi x Versace runway show with her type 1 diabetes insulin pump on full display. She's the daughter of supermodel Kate Moss.