CBS 2's Steven Graves reports struggles with mental health have always existed, but counselors said until recently, it was not discussed much.
- Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Friends up north and across Tampa Bay snickered when Brian Lafferty revealed where he’d bought a new home. His 30-year-old daughter in Boston called to express concern. Even his ex-wife asked him about it. “Without exception, every person I’ve told I bought a house in The Villages has asked the same thing,” Lafferty said. “‘Isn’t that the STD capital of the United States?’” The Villages, a ...
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.
- Pensacola News Journal
The Pensacola community has been mourning the death of SCI business director Rodney Jackson from Vibrio. Here's what to know about the bacteria.
- CBS News
The agency says the new revisions acknowledge "the pandemic is not over" but should not disrupt daily life as much as it used to.
Face masks are back for visitors to Great Smoky Mountains National Park buildings, and research finds low levels of stress hormone are a predictor of long COVID
Face masks will once again be required for visitors inside all Great Smoky Mountains National Park buildings due to the high transmission of COVID cases in Tennessee.
Brian Bonds was one of the first reported cases of MPV in Nevada — and hopes speaking out will help reduce its stigma.
- LA Times
The spittle of a sneezing, sniffling guy somehow went through his mask and landed on my forehead. He had la corona. I didn't.
- Yahoo Finance
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.
- CBS News
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 few weeks ago, after more than two years of evading COVID-19, I tested positive on a home rapid test.
Ovarian cancer often isn't detected until it's spread to other parts of the body. Warning signs include appetite loss, bloating, or pain that persist.
- Business Insider
Walgreens is reportedly offering pharmacists as much as a $75,000 signing bonus amid an ongoing labor crunch
Pharmacies across the US have struggled with staffing throughout the pandemic as workers juggled prescriptions, COVID testing, and vaccines.
- Women's Health
The GOLO diet plan claims insulin is the reason people aren't losing weight and offers a supplement to help—but medical experts aren't sure about the claims.
- Yahoo Life
Tia Mowry shares pregnancy photos as she reflects on the 'fear' and 'isolation' of endometriosis diagnosis
The "Sister, Sister" star has been open about her battle with endometriosis.
The agency also said it was no longer recommending unvaccinated people quarantine after exposure as around 95% of the U.S. population has either been vaccinated, had COVID-19 already, or both. "This guidance acknowledges that the pandemic is not over, but also helps us move to a point where COVID-19 no longer severely disrupts our daily lives," CDC scientist v said in a statement. The CDC said it had updated its recommendations that people exposed to COVID-19 should wear a high quality mask for 10 days and test on the fifth day after exposure, regardless of vaccination status.
- Miami Herald
“This is one of the most dangerous trends I’ve heard of,” one doctor told media outlets.
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."
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.
Bella Hadid says she's quit drinking hard liquor but not Champagne: 'I have learned what my body can and can't handle'
Bella Hadid told InStyle she has resumed moderate drinking after taking a break from alcohol in mid-2021 following a brain scan that alarmed her.