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Brian Bonds was one of the first reported cases of MPV in Nevada — and hopes speaking out will help reduce its stigma.
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Napping has its benefits, but sleep experts say naps aren't a good fit for everyone. Here's why.
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A case of polio was identified in Rockland County, New York, and now the virus has been detected in New York City's wastewater.
A 29-year-old woman found a mark on her head and was diagnosed with a fungal infection. It turned out to be invasive skin cancer.
Sarah Lee said the melanoma was a "terrifying surprise" — she didn't use sunbeds, wore SPF 30, and grew up in Wales where "it almost always rains."
Experts share their advice about isolation, masking and more if you're still testing positive late into a COVID-19 infection.
New drugs from Eli Lilly and Novo Nordisk have shown striking results in studies. If insurers step up to back them, the drugs—and the stocks—could take off.
Actress Anne Heche has died. The 53-year-old actress was in a devastating car accident on Friday, August 5, that left her in a coma. Her family had issued a statement shortly before her death to inform the public that the “Six Days, Seven Nights” actress was not expected to survive after experiencing a catastrophic brain injury caused […]
What are the symptoms of skin cancer? Colorado meteorologist Kathy Sabine was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, shared scar photos.
- The Conversation
The appearance of hives can vary with skin color. BSIP/UIG Via Getty ImagesEvery year, about 20% of Americans will get hives – those itchy, red bumps or welts that can appear after a day in the garden, taking medication, being bitten by a bug or for no apparent reason at all. Patricia A. MacCulloch is a nurse practitioner and professor of nursing who teaches about hives, among many other things. She offers some insight into this annoying condition that can sometimes be a sign of a life-threateni
- Tri-City Herald
CDC revises COVID community ratings for Tri-Cities area.
The study, which was recently published in the journal “Scientific Reports,” found that gait patterns among Japanese children aged 6 to 12 vary from those in other developed countries. Age related variations in lower limb movements while walking were studied by scientists from Nagoya University in Japan. For Japanese children in the 11-12 year age group, the number of steps performed each minute was higher than those in the 6-8 year age group.
- 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.
Wastewater is trying to tell us something about the future of COVID, polio, monkeypox, and the next epidemic to come
The method of community disease monitoring that has proved so useful during the COVID-19 pandemic is now coming in clutch in the global monkeypox outbreak, in addition to flagging potential polio epidemics. What else is it capable of?
A few weeks ago, after more than two years of evading COVID-19, I tested positive on a home rapid test.
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Just minutes after testing positive, a Six Flags worker spoke exclusively with channel two.
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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.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
The tick that carries the disease was first found in Kentucky a few years ago.
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The Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v Wade triggered a wave of outrage from pro-choice groups as states moved quickly to criminalize abortion. Now, investors are taking action with their dollars, deploying capital to support women’s health startups.
Walking—with no bells and whistles, just simply putting one foot in front of the other—has been repeatedly linked to improving overall health, including increasing lifespan. Even walking for just 15 minutes four times a week has been linked to living longer. If you’re an avid walker and want to ...
- The Desert Sun
Palm Springs resident Kyle Wilkins received a Jynneos vaccine then noticed sores and other typical monkeypox symptoms two days later.