FYI You Can Still Get COVID-19 If You're Fully Vaccinated - Here's Why You Shouldn't Worry
You've probably seen the headlines about people who were recently vaccinated but still contracted COVID-19: in my hometown of St. Louis, a woman contracted COVID a month after...
15 hours ago - PopSugar - 2 articles
NIH ends ACTT-4 enrollment: Difference 'unlikely' between baricitinib, dexamethasone
The NIH has closed enrollment to the fourth iteration of the Adaptive COVID-19 Treatment Trial, indicating that neither treatment - baricitinib plus remdesivir or dexamethasone...
20 hours ago - Healio - 2 articles
Milk Is Overtaking Nuts as Top Food Allergy Threat
Cow's milk is in so many foods that it can be difficult to avoid yet it is the most common food allergy in young children. Medscape Medical News
21 hours ago - Medscape
Intrapartum Group B Strep Prophylaxis Not Tied to Kids' Allergies
Maternal intrapartum group B Streptococcus antibiotic prophylaxis isn't associated with an increased risk for diagnosis of allergic disorders such as asthma and hay fever in...
22 hours ago - Medscape
NIAID establishes a network of research sites to study influenza outbreaks
He National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, has established a network of research sites to study the natural history...
1 day ago - News Medical
Snak King Corporation Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Allergen in Trader Joe's Restaurant Style White Corn Tortilla Chips
Snak King Corporation of City of Industry, CA is voluntarily recalling 9 ounce packages of “Trader Joe's Restaurant Style White Corn Tortilla Chips” with a sell by date of...
1 day ago - FDA
Maternal Late-Pregnancy Serum Unmetabolized Folic Acid Concentrations Are Not Associated with Infant Allergic Disease: A Prospective Cohort Study
ABSTRACTBackgroundThe increase in childhood allergic disease in recent decades has coincided with increased folic acid intakes during pregnancy. Circulating unmetabolized folic...
1 day ago - Nutrition - 2 articles
Drug retention not affected by adalimumab biosimilar switch
Patients with psoriasis who switched from Humira to adalimumab biosimilars for nonmedical reasons had similar drug retention as those who stayed on the originator, according to...
2 days ago - Healio
Q&A: What is herd immunity and what will happen to SARS-CoV-2 if we reach it?
In recent comments regarding COVID-19, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director and chief presidential medical advisor Anthony S. Fauci, MD, referred to...
2 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Nothing Could Make Her Body Stop Itching. Would It Ever End?
It felt like the itch was coming from somehow under her skin. The cause ended up being even deeper.
2 days ago - NY Times
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FDA Panel: Pancreatic Islet Transplant Should Be Option for T1D
An FDA advisory committee agreed that cadaveric allogeneic pancreatic islet cells for treating brittle type 1 diabetes is worth the risks for certain patients. In a 12-4 vote...
Black, Asian, female patients less likely to receive SGLT2 inhibitor...
Black, Asian and female patients with type 2 diabetes are less likely to receive a prescription for an SGLT2 inhibitor compared with other groups, even when diagnosed with...
Insights into Psychological Impact Of Covid-19
Perceived risk of COVID-19, prior mental health status, and lifestyle changes were key predictors of mental health during the pandemic in adults and children in the US and UK.
Wales records no new Covid-19 deaths and just 48 positive cases
Wales has recorded no new Covid-19 deaths and less than 50 new positive cases
Triangular-Shaped Spikes Play a Key Role in Covid Transmission
Triangular-shaped spikes have contributed to the spread of SARS-CoV-2 successfully. The rotational diffusivity of the particle impacts how well it can align with and attach...
COVID In India: 2nd Phase Hits Kids With Severe Symptoms
An increasing number of children are now being infected with COVID-19 along with serious symptoms in the ongoing lethal second wave.
Scientists have made a part-human, part-monkey embryo
Many are concerned about the ethics of the experiment by a US-Chinese team
Patients Aged Above 80 Show Same Antibody Responses Post-Vaccination
New study was done to directly compare antibody and cellular immune responses between different COVID vaccines in any age group.
England's Covid outbreak is STILL shrinking, official statistics reveal
Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King's College London, said data suggested Britain was beginning to see 'herd immunity taking effect'. Other stats also pointed to a...
Mississippi man described as 'young and healthy' suffers debilitating stroke...
A Mississippi family is demanding answers after 43-year-old Brad Malagerie suffered a mysterious stroke just hours after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine...