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CDC Panel Sounds Alarm on Variants, Even as Vaccine Supply Rises
CDC's ACIP panel underscores challenges of managing a limited supply of COVID-19 shots amid rising concern about viral variants. Medscape Medical News
30 minutes ago - Medscape
Texas Becomes Biggest US State to Lift COVID-19 Mask Mandate
Texas is lifting its mask mandate, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, making it the largest state to end an order intended to prevent the spread of the coronavirus that has killed...
46 minutes ago - Medscape - 4 articles
Delirium Common, Costly After Mitral, Tricuspid Valve Repair
The incidence was similar to that seen after transcatheter aortic valve replacement and, likewise, associated with worse outcomes in a cohort of elderly patients. Medscape...
46 minutes ago - Medscape
Biden Vows Enough COVID-19 Vaccine for Every Adult by End of May
President Biden announced the accelerated schedule after a new deal with Merck will help Johnson & Johnson ramp up production of their recently approved vaccine. WebMD Health News
46 minutes ago - Medscape - 5 articles
How Do I Know If My COVID Vaccine Side Effects Aren't Actually COVID?
If you're one of the 10 percent of Americans who have received the COVID vaccine, you may be concerned with side effects you've experienced like fatigue and chills. How do you...
58 minutes ago - PopSugar - 3 articles
How to Reduce Your TMAO Levels
Should we be concerned about high-choline plant foods such as broccoli producing the same toxic TMAO that results from eating high-choline animal foods such as eggs? Choline...
58 minutes ago - Nutrition Facts
'Phenomenal' Results with CAR-T Cells in R/R Multiple Myeloma
In a heavily pretreated population of patients with relapsed/refractory myeloma, CAR-T cell therapy generated deep, sustained remissions and prolonged progression-free...
1 hour ago - Medscape
How to Make Resident Mental Healthcare Stigma-free
Opt-out programs that allow residents to reject wellness support, rather than seek it out, are seeing results. Medscape Medical News
1 hour ago - Medscape
Brain's Metabolic Run-up to Dementia Directly Linked to HTN
Hypoperfusion by PET imaging in brain regions linked to cognitive function were independently related to preclinical carotid disease and CV risk score, particularly the...
2 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Only 4% Of U.S. Kids Live In Counties Where Schools Should Be Fully Open
A New York Times analysis of the CDC's guidelines for reopening elementary schools posits that very few U.S. counties even meet the CDC's thresholds for in-person learning In...
2 hours ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
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San Francisco leaders cheer reopening as COVID-19 cases fall
An upbeat Mayor London Breed says San Francisco will reopen indoor dining, movie theaters and gyms with reduced capacity starting Wednesday as more counties in California open...
New poll spotlights a major gap in testing for hearing loss in older adults
Eighty percent of Americans over 50 say their primary care doctor hasn't asked about their hearing in the past two years, and nearly as many - 77% - haven't had their hearing...
Novel dual-targeting drug could become a next-generation treatment for...
A Hong Kong Baptist University-led research team has developed a novel drug which has the potential to become a next-generation treatment for cancers associated with...
Unveiling the weaving fractal network of connecting neurons
High-resolution imaging and 3D computer modeling show that the dendrites of neurons weave through space in a way that balances their need to connect to other neurons with the...
Ultrasonic cleaning of salad could reduce instances of food poisoning
A new study has shown that gentle streams of water carrying sound and microscopic air bubbles can clean bacteria from salad leaves more effectively than current washing methods...
Chocolate Connoisseurs: Here's How to Order a Nutella Nitro Cold Brew Under...
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alex Moe If you're a fan of Nutella , you'll want to try this recipe out for taste: the Nutella nitro cold brew concocted by...
Eat These 5 Foods to Support Your Immune System
Yes, what you eat can help keep you healthy.
Katharine McPhee worried about eating disorder relapse while pregnant
The singer and actor recently welcomed her first child, a son, with music producer David Foster.
The anguish of saying goodbye to my 25-year-old embryos
My unused embryos were recently rediscovered. I know I won't use them, but after years of struggling with infertility, how can I possibly let them go?
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