Will You Need a Booster Shot of the COVID-19 Vaccine?
When the first COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna were authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in December 2020, most people breathed a sigh of...
1 day ago - Time - 10 articles
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...
2 days 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...
2 days 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
2 days 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...
2 days 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...
3 days 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...
3 days 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...
3 days 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...
3 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...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
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Brilliant Bulls crush NSW inside four days to claim Sheffield Shield title
Queensland needed five wickets to beat NSW for the first time in a Sheffield Shield final. The Blues didn't even survive the morning session.
Popovic, Talay on Victory radar as search for new coach begins
Tony Popovic and Ufuk Talay are on the radar for the vacant Melbourne Victory coaching hot seat.
Crime and thrills in a '60s sanctuary recalled for festival show
A new play premiering for Melbourne's rescheduled Midsumma Festival recalls the sights, sounds and conflicts of the old Kings Cross in Sydney.
Support grows in Morrison government for next-gen vaccines being made locally
Cutting edge vaccines to fight COVID-19 could be made in Australia, with support growing in the Morrison government for onshore manufacturing.
It's OK Our Bodies Have Changed During the Pandemic
The coronavirus changed so much about our lives, including, for many of us, our bodies. It's OK.
Cody Simpson, followed by millions, has been starstruck at the Australian...
Music star-turned-elite swimmer Cody Simpson is used to the spotlight. But says it's ‘surreal' to be competing alongside Australia's aquatic superstars on the Gold Coast.
My 91-year-old best friend - what we can learn from old people
It's an unlikely friendship, but Sarah Thomas discovers that befriending an elderly neighbour has thrown up hilarious adventures - and some powerful lessons.
Vaccination hubs open the doors, AstraZeneca jabs for under 50s resume
Three major Victorian vaccination centres will be open to bookings and walk-ins identified as part of phase 1a or 1b of the rollout from Wednesday.
Shame, stigma barriers to COVID-19 testing for young and culturally diverse
A new study shows 93 per cent of Victorians in high-risk cohorts have skipped testing on at least one occasion when they had ailments such as sore throat, runny nose and cough.
How To Clean Your Patio
Sprucing up for spring includes giving your lawn furniture the cleaning it deserves.