Infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja joins FOX 5's DMV Zone to share details on this year's flu season and what you can do to protect yourself.
People are getting sick with mystery illnesses and testing negative for COVID, RSV, and flu. Here's why.
There are plenty of viral illnesses floating around this holiday season. Experts stress testing is key because it can lead to swift treatment.
Kirstie Alley Only ‘Recently Discovered’ Her Cancer Before She Died—Here’s the Form She Was Diagnosed With
Her friend and co-star John Travolta called her one of the "most special relationships I’ve ever had."
What is a tripledemic? Three viruses — COVID, flu and RSV — may surge at the same time in winter 2022. Here's the risks, plus how to prepare and prevent illness.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Doctors, parents and child cancer survivors lashed out at the TikTok video of a Texas hospital.
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Fauci doesn't remember that study he based hydroxychloroquine COVID treatment claims on was retracted
Anthony Fauci couldn't recall the studies that said hydroxychloroquine is an ineffective COVID-19 treatment or that a major medical journal retracted its study on the subject.
China should change its official name for COVID-19 to reflect the virus' mutation, and patients with light symptoms should be allowed to quarantine at home, a leading authority on traditional Chinese medicine was quoted as saying on Wednesday. Gu Xiaohong told the state-run Beijing Daily newspaper that the coronavirus' Chinese name, which identifies it as a pneumonia-causing disease, should be changed to call it simply an infectious virus. China's approach to COVID - which has emphasised widespread testing and the quarantining of positive cases in specialised facilities - should change from "passive detection" to "active prevention", with recuperation at home for light cases.
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Howard Stern Floats Anti-Vax Theory Over Kirstie Alley’s Death: ‘Maybe She Didn’t Go to the Doctor Soon Enough’
“She’s 71, and I know to some people that’s old, but to me that’s young,” the shock jock said
Is It RSV, COVID-19 or the flu?
- Men's Health
Peanut butter can help you build muscle, lose weight, and improve your health—but you have to know which kind to buy. Dietitians explain.
Respiratory syncytial viral (RSV), COVID-19 and influenza are continuing to overwhelm health systems across the U.S., well before the traditional start of peak
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
The COVID-19 virus's mutations are outpacing treatments and vaccines. That's especially scary because of the decline of basic precautions such as face coverings and ventilation.
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I'm a pediatrician and mom: These are the protections I'm taking amid 'tripledemic' of flu, RSV and COVID-19
Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez says she knows firsthand the worry that comes with being a parent amid what some health experts are calling a "tripledemic," with high rates of flu, respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, and COVID-19. Bracho-Sanchez is a pediatrician at Columbia University in New York and the mother of a 14-month-old son who had to be taken to the hospital earlier this year to be treated for pneumonia after having a viral illness. "It was really, really scary," Bracho-Sanchez told "Good Morning America" of her son William's illness, from which he eventually recovered.
Nearly half of COVID patients worldwide still have symptoms after 4 months, according to a giant new study
Here are the most common symptoms that researchers found.
Wondering how to lose weight for good? Skip the diets. To maintain weight loss focus on these science-backed tips from a registered dietitian.
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The new research published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology uncovered how cold air impacts the nose and our immune systems.
- Eating Well
Keep these habits in mind for a healthy gut.
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Most women know about menopause, but what about the stages surrounding this transitional time?
- Eating Well
Snuggling up with a brothy soup on a chilly night sounds like a delicious way to keep you warm, and these recipes are perfect for just that. Recipes like our Chicken & Kale Soup and Rainbow Minestrone are healthy and tasty soups that can be enjoyed for lunch or dinner. This recipe is purposefully flexible so you can incorporate just about any veggie into it.
Dr. Emi Hosoda said she lost 100 pounds and managed to keep it off by restricting sugar, drinking water, and starting strength training.
- Sacramento Bee
Here’s where the Sacramento region stands with COVID-19 transmission and masking guidelines.