Dr. Dan Shirley, UW Health's medical director of infection prevention, joined FOX6 News to discuss the latest COVID-19 developments and how it could impact back-to-school plans.
- CBS News
The BA.5 variant from the summer wave of cases has now fallen to 83.1% of new infections.
'The tools are getting picked off’: An ever-mutating mix of COVID variants means fewer and less effective treatments this fall
One up and coming variant renders society’s last universal COVID antibody drug powerless, experts say. Another variant isn’t far behind it.
Doing 5 minutes of daily 'breath training' may reduce high blood pressure as effectively as medication, researchers say
A technique like weight lifting for your breath can improve blood pressure as much as medication, weight loss, and diet for all ages, study suggests.
- LA Times
A big question with the new COVID-19 vaccine: Can you mix brands? Here is what experts say
- The Recount
Fox's Doocy is upset with Press Sec. Jean-Pierre’s answer to his question about Biden’s stance on abortion restrictions.
Fox New’s Peter Doocy and White House Press Secretary Jean-Pierre had a tense moment regarding his question on President Biden’s stance on abortion restrictions. KJP: “As you know, as you know Kevin McCarthy put out the GOP agenda.”
- The Advocate
The Fox News entertainer says that those who provide gender-affirming care should expect threats, and an Ohio hospital is the latest to experience just that.
The photo was released the day of the premiere of the new season of "The Kardashians."
- Good Morning America
As the United States heads into the fall and winter, questions are arising about whether the return of masks is needed to stem a potential COVID-19 surge. Evidence has shown COVID cases and hospitalizations tend to rise during the colder months when people congregate indoors. Currently, cases and hospitalizations are on the decline in the U.S. after having peaked in late July, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
You need to get your primary COVID-19 vaccine first—and it’s not just about red tape. Plus, a timeline for your booster if you’re just getting vaccinated now.
- The Telegraph
Terminally-ill cancer patients have seen their tumours completely eradicated or shrunk after being treated with a genetically-engineered version of the herpes virus.
Data show just 4.4 million Americans have had the new COVID booster, but experts expect accelerating demand in the coming weeks
The first tallies for the new bivalent booster are out, with health officials saying 4.4 million people in the U.S. have had the updated shot. Meanwhile, public health experts continue to fret about President Joe Biden’s recent remark that “the pandemic is over.”
It could help prevent Long COVID
It’s clear that some radical, and perhaps radically beneficial, things happen when you give your body breaks from food
I Asked ER Workers To Tell Me The Shocking Things They're Totally Used To Now And The Answers Are Wild
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A man who had headaches for years went to an optician when he started seeing black orbs. He was diagnosed with brain cancer and says the appointment saved his life.
Matt Voice, 40, had surgery to remove 70% of the brain tumor causing his symptoms. "The part of the tumor removed was the size of a fist," he said.
- Rolling Stone
The 'wrongful death' suit could usher in a new threat for abortion providers and women nationwide
- CBS News
Masking is now urged only in communities seeing "high" transmission of the virus.
- The Hill
President Biden criticized Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) earlier this week for his proposed federal bill banning abortions past 15 weeks gestation, saying: “My church doesn’t even make that argument now.” “Think about what these guys are talking about,” said Biden at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser in New York City, referring to the bill and…
- Business Insider
Arizona is using a 121-year-old law — written more than a decade before it achieved statehood — to enforce a near-total abortion ban
The law banning abortion was created years before Arizona became a state in 1912. The 1901 law only allows abortion if a woman's life is in jeopardy.
- Kansas City Star
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