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UK Begins Controversial Coronavirus Challenge Trial

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The United States says human challenge trials might be too risky or unnecessary. But for the British, the payoff could push vaccine development ahead by three months, which could save hundreds of thousands of lives, the Post reported.

October 20th 2020, 4:28 pm

Pandemic Fears Tied to California Gun Sale Surge

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Most buyers pointed to fears over "lawlessness" (76%), prison releases (56%), the government "going too far" (49%), or the government "collapsing" (38%).

October 20th 2020, 4:28 pm

What Will Convince People to Get a COVID Vaccine?

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There won't be as many takers for a vaccine that meets minimum U.S. Food and Drug Administration standards, is approved under emergency use protocols, and is endorsed by politicians rather than medical experts, according to findings published Oct. 20 in JAMA Network Open.

October 20th 2020, 4:14 pm

Most U.S. Women Under 50 Use Contraception: Report

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The most common types of birth control were female sterilization (18%), oral contraceptive pills (14%), long-acting reversible contraception, or LARCs (10%), and male condoms (8%).

October 20th 2020, 4:14 pm

Curbing COVID Had Benefit for Asthma Patients

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Hospitalizations for COVID-19 were first recorded during week seven of 2020. Further analysis found a significant decrease in the average number of asthma hospitalizations during weeks nine to 22 of this year compared to 2017-19.

October 20th 2020, 4:14 pm

Face Masks and Foggy Glasses: A COVID Consequence

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Remedies like soapy water and shaving cream create a thin film on the lenses that protect your glasses from temperature changes, which temporarily prevents what’s called surface tension, which causes glasses to fog up.

October 20th 2020, 3:14 pm

Microplastics Seeping Out of Baby Bottles: Study

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Infants are likely exposed to an average daily dose of nearly 1.6 million microplastic particles through baby formula they drink from heated plastic bottles, researchers estimated in the Oct. 19 issue of Nature.

October 20th 2020, 12:09 pm

New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases

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The drug, marketed under the brand name Rinvoq, also helped twice as many patients enter remission from their rheumatoid arthritis, according to a report in the Oct. 15 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

October 19th 2020, 4:16 pm

Big Babies May Face Higher Lifelong A-Fib Risk

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The association between birth weight and a-fib is controversial, which led the authors of this study to investigate it. Using a special data analysis technique, the researchers concluded that there was a link between greater birth weight and an increased risk of a-fib later in life.

October 19th 2020, 3:32 pm

More Women Trying Pot to Manage Menopause

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THC helps lower body temperature, which can help with hot flashes. Pot’s mellowing effects may help settle your mood and improve sleep, but everyone’s reaction may differ.

October 19th 2020, 2:32 pm

Expert: Darkest Weeks of Pandemic Are Yet to Come

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Osterholm said the United States has “a major problem in messaging” about the pandemic response, as evidenced by polls showing high skepticism about a coronavirus vaccine.

October 19th 2020, 1:16 pm

States Get Ready for Complex COVID Vaccine Plans

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The CDC had set a deadline of this past Friday for all 50 states, nine territories, and five large cities to submit their draft plans to distribute the vaccine.

October 19th 2020, 1:16 pm

FDA Warns of Painkiller Risk During Pregnancy

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The FDA warned on Thursday that taking widely used painkillers called NSAIDS -- which include Advil, Motrin, Aleve and Celebrex -- at 20 weeks or later in a pregnancy could raise the risk of complications.

October 16th 2020, 6:29 pm

Patients Getting Surprise Bills After Colonoscopies

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Many Americans who get recommended colon cancer screening may end up with  "surprise" medical bills, a new study suggests.

October 16th 2020, 6:17 pm

No Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine Before Election

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Even though Pfizer could have preliminary data about the vaccine's effectiveness by the end of October, gathering safety and manufacturing data would take until at least the third week of November, Dr. Albert Bourla said in the statement.

October 16th 2020, 12:57 pm

Chinese COVID Vaccine Shows Promise in Early Trial

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By the 42nd day after vaccination, all had antibody responses to the virus, according to researchers.

October 16th 2020, 11:26 am

Heart Defects Don't Increase Risk of Severe COVID

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Among the 43 adults and 10 children with a congenital heart defect who were infected with COVID-19, 58% had complex congenital anatomy, 15% had a genetic syndrome, 11% had pulmonary hypertension and 17% were obese.

October 16th 2020, 10:25 am

Low Brain Blood Flow May Spur Alzheimer's Hallmark

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Offering fresh insight into the deep-seated roots of dementia, new research finds that diminished blood flow to the brain is tied to buildup a protein long associated with Alzheimer's disease.

October 15th 2020, 4:00 pm

Is Apathy an Early Sign of Dementia?

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The nine-year study of more than 2,000 older adults -- average age 74 -- found that people with severe apathy (a lack of interest or concern) were 80% more likely to develop dementia during the study period than those with low apathy.

October 15th 2020, 4:00 pm

Pandemic Impact: The News You Watch Might Matter

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The study found that folks drawn to conservative-leaning TV news were much less likely to follow COVID prevention guidelines.

October 15th 2020, 4:00 pm

Young Women at Higher Risk from Heart Attacks

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Women had a 1.6-fold increased risk of dying from other causes during the follow-up, according to the study published Oct. 14 in the European Heart Journal.

October 15th 2020, 4:00 pm

Scientists Slam White House for Herd Immunity Claim

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Within hours of the White House call supporting the Barrington declaration, public health experts condemned the Trump administration’s embrace of the declaration and its approach.

October 15th 2020, 1:31 pm

Hard to Change Minds of 'Vaccine-Hesitant' Parents

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Even though those parents are not "adamantly" opposed to vaccinations, it can still be hard for pediatricians to allay their concerns, said Jason Glanz, lead researcher on the study.

October 14th 2020, 4:22 pm

Blood Type May Predict Your Risk For Severe COVID

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Among the COVID-19 patients, there was a lower percentage of people with blood type O and higher percentages of those with with types A, B and AB.

October 14th 2020, 4:22 pm

A-Fib Treatment Reduces Patients' Dementia Risk

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Previous studies have shown that AF is associated with an increased risk of dementia. This one assessed whether catheter ablation and medications for AF reduced that risk.

October 14th 2020, 4:22 pm

Curbing Some TV Ads Might Reduce Childhood Obesity

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Limiting TV ads for sugary, salty and high-fat foods and drinks might help reduce childhood obesity, British researchers suggest.

October 14th 2020, 4:22 pm

Dutch Woman First to Die After COVID-19 Reinfection

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Gene tests found slight differences in the makeup of the viruses that caused her first and second infections, suggesting she had caught COVID-19 twice.

October 14th 2020, 4:07 pm

Many Seniors With Heart Failure Take 10-plus Meds

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When admitted, 84% of the patients were taking five or more medications and 42%  were taking 10 or more.

October 13th 2020, 4:36 pm

Long-Lasting Immunity Follows Serious COVID Cases

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The levels of antibodies remained high for four months and were linked with high levels of other protective antibodies, which didn't decrease over time.

October 13th 2020, 3:53 pm

Severe COVID More Likely in Black, Asian Patients

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Ethnic minority patients were 10 to 15 years younger than white patients and had higher rates of other health problems, especially diabetes, according to findings published Oct. 9 in the journal EClinicalMedicine.

October 13th 2020, 2:38 pm

Black Doctors Aim to Make COVID Testing Equitable

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The Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium has increased access to coronavirus testing in the Philadelphia region, testing more than 10,000 people. The group’s mobile unit and pop-up testing sites also offer patients an opportunity to connect with African American health care providers.

October 13th 2020, 1:38 pm

Pew: COVID Sends Majority of Young Adults Back Home

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They study -- based on monthly Census Bureau data -- found 52% of young adults lived with one or both parents in June, up from 47% in February. The number grew to 26.6 million, an increase of 2.6 million.

October 13th 2020, 10:19 am

First Confirmed U.S. Cases of COVID Reinfections

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Unlike most cases of reinfection, the men in Reno, NV, and Virginia, and a 46-year-old man in Ecuador, had more severe symptoms during their second infections, potentially complicating the development and deployment of effective vaccines.

October 12th 2020, 7:16 pm

Coronavirus Survives on Surfaces for Weeks: Study

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The study also found that the virus survived longer at lower temperatures and tended to last longer on non-porous or smooth surfaces such as glass and stainless steel rather than porous or rough surfaces such as cotton.

October 12th 2020, 2:46 pm

COVID Biggest Cause of Police Deaths This Year

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More than 100 law enforcement officers -- mainly police, sheriffs, and corrections -- have died from COVID-19 on the job this year, which is more than from gun violence, car accidents, heart attacks, or other causes, according to the Officer Down Memorial Page.

October 12th 2020, 12:46 pm

New Coronavirus Can Infect Your Eyes as Well

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The case offers proof that "SARS-CoV-2 can also infect ocular tissues in addition to the respiratory system," the doctors reported in the Oct. 8 online edition of the journal JAMA Ophthalmology.

October 9th 2020, 2:59 pm

'Love Hormone' Could Hold Key to Treating COVID

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Previous research suggests that oxytocin -- a hormone that's produced in the brain and is involved in reproduction and childbirth -- reduces inflammation.

October 9th 2020, 2:59 pm

Trump Plans Saturday Rally Despite COVID Concerns

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On Thursday, his doctor, Cmdr. Sean Conley, DO, proclaimed Trump symptom free and cleared the way for a return to public life.

October 9th 2020, 8:42 am

Election Stress Getting to You? You're Not Alone

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Nearly seven in 10 adults (68%) surveyed called the election a significant source of stress, compared with 52% in 2016, the survey commissioned by the American Psychological Association (APA) showed.

October 8th 2020, 3:34 pm

Pence, Harris Address COVID, Health Care, Abortion

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n a debate dominated by the escalating COVID-19 crisis, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris squared off on a host of health issues Wednesday night, including the Trump administration’s handling of the virus outbreak, the fate of Obamacare, and abortion rights.

October 8th 2020, 2:18 pm

Trump Touts Unproven Therapy as COVID 'Cure'

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He called the therapeutic drug a cure, although there’s not enough scientific data to fully determine whether the therapy is effective in COVID-19 patients. There is no known cure for the coronavirus.

October 8th 2020, 1:04 pm

Pence’s Red Eye Raises COVID Concerns

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The possibility that Pence has pinkeye is then more significant given the coronavirus outbreak now hitting the White House.

October 8th 2020, 11:29 am

FDA Chief Says Panel Must Review COVID Vaccine

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FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn, MD, said no COVID-19 vaccine will be approved without approval from its vaccine advisory panel – a step that will slow the process down will require public input.

October 7th 2020, 7:28 pm

Risk of Severe COVID May Hinge on Type of Asthma

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Some studies have suggested that people who have asthma caused by something other than allergies -- exercise, stress, air pollution, weather conditions -- might have an increased risk of severe COVID-19.

October 7th 2020, 5:11 pm

Dozens of Mammals at Risk of COVID Infection

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Most birds, fish and reptiles don't appear to be at risk, but the majority of the mammals reviewed could potentially be infected, the findings showed.

October 7th 2020, 5:11 pm

Pence Should Quarantine, Not Debate, Expert Says

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Rochelle Walensky, MD, chief of the infectious diseases division at Massachusetts General Hospital, added that by attending the debate, Pence is placing a number of other people at risk.

October 7th 2020, 4:28 pm

For Black Americans, Resilience Key to Heart Health

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Study suggests that feelings of optimism and a sense of purpose and control -- hallmarks of psychosocial resilience -- are more important to heart health than where people live, researchers said.

October 7th 2020, 12:36 pm

'Anti-Vaxx' Movement Shifts Focus to Civil Liberties

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As a COVID-19 vaccine gets closer to becoming a reality, opposition from so-called anti-vaxxer groups could become a political movement, researchers warn.

October 7th 2020, 11:35 am

80% of COVID Patients Have Neurological Symptoms

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These symptoms include muscle pain, headaches, dizziness, encephalopathy and "brain fog." It's not known whether Trump is suffering from any of these neurological problems.

October 7th 2020, 11:35 am

Expert: White House a ‘Super Spreader’ Site

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With the coronavirus spreading through the top levels of his campaign and administration, fears for what comes next in U.S. government grow.

October 6th 2020, 7:16 pm

Pot Users Need More Anesthesia, Painkillers: Study

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The results jibe with earlier studies indicating that marijuana users might need more anesthesia initially to put them under, said lead author Dr. Ian Holmen, a resident anesthesiologist with the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.

October 6th 2020, 5:13 pm

Antibiotics May Be Best First for Appendicitis

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More than 70% of patients who received antibiotics avoided surgery for at least 90 days, according to the new report.

October 6th 2020, 5:13 pm

Wearing a Mask Doesn't Cause CO2 Poisoning

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The findings counter claims that wearing face masks to prevent spread of the new coronavirus may put some people's health at risk.

October 6th 2020, 4:30 pm

COVID-19 ICU Patients Have High Risk of Clots

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The odds of a clot are highest for the most critically ill patients. Analysis of 66 studies found that 23% of COVID-19 patients in an intensive care unit (ICU) developed a blood clot in the leg, known as a deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

October 6th 2020, 3:45 pm

Voting During COVID Pandemic: How to Do It Safely

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Record numbers of people have already cast ballots, whether by mail or through in-person early voting. The United States Elections Project says more than 4 million people have already voted, compared to just 75,000 at the same time in 2016.

October 6th 2020, 2:15 pm

Why is Trump Taking Dexamethasone and Does It Work?

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In general, the steroid is recommended for hospitalized patients who need supplemental oxygen or mechanical ventilation, according to COVID-19 treatment guidelines from the National Institutes of Health.

October 5th 2020, 3:41 pm

Benefit of the Common Cold? It May Prevent COVID

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This could mean that anyone who's ever been infected by a common cold coronavirus -- nearly everyone -- may have some amount of immunity to COVID-19, according to infectious disease experts at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, N.Y.

October 5th 2020, 3:11 pm

Daily COVID-19 Cases in U.S. Highest in Months

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From Sept. 29 to Oct. 3, the United States had an average of 46,500 cases per day -- the most cases over five days since Aug. 14-18, the data show.

October 5th 2020, 1:53 pm

When Loved One Is in ICU, Spouse Sees Health Risks

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Compared to others, those with a spouse in the ICU had increased odds of an event such as chest pain, heart attack, stroke, irregular heart rhythm, heart failure or a blood clot in the lungs (pulmonary embolism) within a month.

October 5th 2020, 1:53 pm

Study: For Top Safety, Wash Homemade Face Masks

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The practical message is this: Wash your mask after each wearing. If tiny cotton fibers are released into the air, let them be as clean as possible.

October 5th 2020, 1:53 pm

COVID-Linked Syndrome Seen in Kids Found in Adults

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Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in adults (MIS-A) has killed at least three patients and disproportionately affects racial and ethnic minorities, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention team, CNN reported.

October 5th 2020, 11:54 am

NYC Wants to Reinstate Coronavirus Restrictions

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If the state gives permission, Mayor Bill de Blasio said shutdowns would begin on Wednesday in nine ZIP codes in the city, and about 100 public schools and 200 private schools would have to close, CBS News reported.

October 5th 2020, 11:54 am

Three Share Nobel Prize for Hepatitis C Research

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The three recipients are: Harvey Alter, a clinical scientist at a U.S. National Institutes of Health blood bank; Charles Rice, of the Washington University in St. Louis; and British-born virologist Michael Houghton.

October 5th 2020, 9:53 am

Trump Could be Released from Hospital Monday

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Although his doctor says the president is "doing well," he continues to receive multiple medications and has had two drops in blood oxygten levels.

October 4th 2020, 1:00 pm

Why A Negative Test Doesn't Rule Out COVID

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Tests miss COVID cases for a variety of reasons, meaning someone who tests negative may still have the disease.

October 3rd 2020, 2:53 pm

Officials Begin Task of Tracing Trump's Contacts

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Tracing the contacts of President Trump and first lady Melania Trump after both tested positive for COVID-19 early Friday will likely involve reaching out to hundreds of people in at least two locations, public health experts say.

October 2nd 2020, 8:03 pm

What Trump’s Symptoms Mean for COVID Course

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Symptoms are almost always mild during the first few days and may look indistinguishable from a run-of-the-mill cold or bout of flu. Those nondescript symptoms include a stuffy nose, cough, low-grade fever, muscle aches, fatigue, headache, and gastrointestinal complaints like diarrhea and abdominal pain.

October 2nd 2020, 7:17 pm

Trump & COVID: Who Is Positive, Who Is Negative

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President Donald Trump's announcement that he has tested positive for coronavirus has set off a mad scramble to determine who else in the top levels of American government might also be at risk.

October 2nd 2020, 5:04 pm

President Trump, First Lady Test Positive for COVID

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President Donald Trump and wife Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19 and will go into quarantine.

October 2nd 2020, 7:13 am

WebMD Poll: Health Care, Pandemic Important to Voters

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More than two-thirds of WebMD readers – the majority of them women -- say a candidate’s policies on health care and how they’ll handle the COVID-19 pandemic are “very important” to their vote, a new poll finds.

October 2nd 2020, 6:11 am

Immunotherapy Drug Helping Lung Cancer Patients

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The immunotherapy drug Tecentriq (atezolizumab) was approved earlier this year by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat patients with newly diagnosed non-small cell lung cancers (NSCLC), which comprise up to 85% of all lung tumors.

October 1st 2020, 5:22 pm

Tough Menopause May Signal Future Heart Woes

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This study didn't prove a cause-and-effect relationship, it only showed an association between menopausal symptoms and stroke and other heart and blood vessel diseases

October 1st 2020, 5:22 pm

Irregular, Long Periods Tied to Shorter Life Span

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In a study that spanned 24 years and included more than 79,000 premenopausal women who had no history of heart disease, cancer or diabetes, those who'd always had irregular menstrual cycles were more likely to die before the age of 70 than those who had regular cycles.

October 1st 2020, 5:22 pm

Last-Ditch Support System Is Saving COVID Patients

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The ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) machine takes over the function of the lungs and heart. Blood is pumped from the body into equipment that adds oxygen to the blood before it's returned to the body.

October 1st 2020, 4:20 pm

Race Doesn't Impact COVID Survival Rate in Hospital

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Survival rates among Black and Hispanic patients were at least as good as those for white patients after the researchers controlled for age, sex, income levels and pre-existing conditions, according to the study.

October 1st 2020, 1:51 pm

Alcohol-Linked Deaths Spike in Rural America

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Deaths related to alcohol use in those regions rose 43% between 2006 and 2018, health officials reported.

October 1st 2020, 1:51 pm

Risky Ink: Tattoos May Lead to Body's Overheating

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The study found that tattooed skin on arms "has reduced sweat rates, and thus potential heat loss capacity, during [whole-body heating], compared to adjacent skin without tattoos."

September 30th 2020, 4:45 pm

Bald to Bold, Lockdown Locks Embrace All Styles

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One way to measure the passage of time during the pandemic: our hair. It never stops growing. And people can’t seem to resist playing with it.

September 30th 2020, 4:45 pm

Trump, Biden Face Off in Chaotic First Debate

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During the 90-minute debate, the candidates sparred over the COVID-19 response and the future of the Affordable Care Act.

September 30th 2020, 3:46 pm

Pets Helped People Cope During Pandemic: Study

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More than 90% said their pet helped them cope emotionally with the lockdown and 96% said their pet helped keep them fit and active.

September 30th 2020, 12:59 pm

Was FDA Lax in Approving Opioids Too Easily?

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For at least two decades, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been approving new formulations of prescription opioids without requiring drug manufacturers to gather important information on safety and effectiveness, a new study claims.

September 30th 2020, 12:29 pm

Positive Coronavirus Tests Shut Down Two NFL Teams

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The Vikings hosted the Titans this past Sunday in Minneapolis but, as of Tuesday morning, had no positive test results for anyone on their club, NBC News reported.

September 30th 2020, 12:13 pm

NYC Will Fine People Who Don't Wear Masks

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People in New York City who aren't wearing a mask will first be offered one.

September 30th 2020, 11:26 am

COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Shows Promise for Elderly

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If the antibody responses seen in the study translate into protection against the infection, the results could mean the elderly -- the population that has been hardest hit by COVID -- could receive strong protection from the shot.

September 29th 2020, 5:34 pm

Closer Look: Trump, Biden Plans on Health Care

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President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have greatly different plans for improving Americans' health care and for tackling the coronavirus pandemic.

September 29th 2020, 4:49 pm

End Ban on Cornea Donations from Gay Men: Study

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A corneal transplant can cure some forms of blindness and visual impairment. The United States bans men from donating if they have had gay sex in the past five years; Canada has a 12-month restriction.

September 29th 2020, 4:49 pm

Do Fasting Diets Work? Study Finds Little Benefit

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In a new clinical trial, researchers found that one type of intermittent fasting did help overweight and obese adults drop a couple of pounds over 12 weeks. But they fared no better than a comparison group who ate whenever they wanted.

September 29th 2020, 3:17 pm

Pandemic Has More Americans Turning to Alcohol

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Overall, there was a 14% jump in drinking frequency this past spring among U.S. adults over 30 when compared to last year at the same time, researchers found. Among women, drinking frequency went up 17%.

September 29th 2020, 3:17 pm

Women Get Worse Care for Heart Attack

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Women aged 18 to 55 are less likely to receive the tests and aggressive treatment that men routinely receive, and are more likely to die in the hospital, the researchers added.

September 29th 2020, 11:47 am

Study Confirms Minorities at Higher Odds of COVID

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Between Feb. 8 and July 22, more than 254,000 people were tested and more than 16,000 were positive for COVID-19. Among Black patients, 10% tested positive as did 11% of Hispanics and 4% of white patients.

September 29th 2020, 11:47 am

Lockdown Could Worsen Hearing Woes for Seniors

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Older adults who use hearing aids may be using them less, because they think there's no one to interact with. This can reduce sound input to the brain and lead to auditory deprivation.

September 29th 2020, 11:47 am

Most Newborns of COVID-19-Infected Moms Fare Well

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These newborns generally do well in the six to eight weeks after birth, but more are admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) if their mothers had COVID-19 in the two weeks before delivery.

September 28th 2020, 4:40 pm

33% of Parents Won't Get Flu Shots for Their Kids

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Parents who didn't take their children for a flu shot last year are least likely to do so this year (less than a third), while parents who took their child for a flu shot last year were most likely to do so again (96%), according to the survey.

September 28th 2020, 3:10 pm

Privacy Concerns Hindering Digital Contact Tracing

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To try to make that easier, countries and states are turning digital. Smartphone apps allow anyone, whether they have COVID or just worry they’ve been exposed, to detail their movements leading up to infection or exposure.

September 28th 2020, 3:10 pm

Doctors Wary of Rushed COVID Vaccine

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Only 17% of doctors say they will get a COVID-19 vaccine if it is authorized before all clinical trials have been completed, according to results of a Medscape poll.

September 28th 2020, 1:26 pm

Brain-Eating Amoeba in Texas City's Tap Water

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Lake Jackson issued a "do not use water order" and requested an emergency declaration from the state.

September 28th 2020, 11:39 am

Report: Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court

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Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according to the New York Times.

September 25th 2020, 7:11 pm

Is Key Safety Data at Risk in Race for COVID Vaccine?

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Public health experts worry that ending a COVID vaccine trial early and giving it swift approval under an Emergency Use Authorization could compromise the collection of further safety data.

September 25th 2020, 6:24 pm

FDA Warns of Danger From 'Benadryl Challenge'

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The new internet dare, broadcast widely on teen-friendly TikTok, urges kids to overdose on the over-the-counter antihistamine Benadryl to achieve a hallucinatory state.

September 25th 2020, 5:24 pm

America's COVID Pandemic Is Now Skewing Younger

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From June through August, people in their 20s accounted for more than 20% of all COVID infections in the United States, CDC researchers found.

September 25th 2020, 5:08 pm
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