• By Time   -   Feb 21, 2020

    HERE'S HOW EFFECTIVE THE CDC SAYS THE FLU VACCINE HAS BEEN FOR KIDS THIS SEASON

    It may end up being a bad flu season for kids, but early signs suggest the vaccine is working OK. The vaccine has been more than 50%...

    Vaccination, Flu, Child, influenza, onetime
  • By Time   -   Feb 21, 2020

    UKRAINIANS HURL STONES AT CHINA EVACUEES EN ROUTE TO QUARANTINE AMID CORONAVIRUS FEARS

    Ukraine's effort to quarantine more than 70 people evacuated from China over the new virus outbreak plunged into chaos Thursday as...

    COVID-19, onetime, Ukraine
  • By Time   -   Feb 20, 2020

    HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN HELP PICK THE BEST DEPRESSION TREATMENTS FOR YOU

    Seeking out help for depression is hard enough. It doesn't make things any easier that it can take weeks, months or longer of trying...

    Drugs, Depression, Brain, Artificial Intelligence, medicine, mental health, onetime, psychiatry
  • By Time   -   Feb 20, 2020

    CRUISE PASSENGER WHOSE CORONAVIRUS INFECTION WENT UNDETECTED SHOWS IT MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE TO STOP THE OUTBREAK FROM SPREADING

    Just the rumor that there could be coronavirus aboard the Westerdam led five ports to deny the luxury cruise ship entry earlier this...

    COVID-19, onetime, overnight, Travel
  • By Time   -   Feb 20, 2020

    FIRST CASES OF CORONAVIRUS IN IRAN HAVE KILLED 2 ELDERLY CITIZENS, STATE NEWS AGENCY SAYS

    The new virus has killed two elderly Iranian citizens, Iran's state-run IRNA news agency reported Wednesday. IRNA quoted Alireza Vahabzadeh,...

    COVID-19, Iran, onetime
  • By Time   -   Feb 19, 2020

    U.K. PATIENT PLAYS VIOLIN DURING UNUSUAL BRAIN TUMOR SURGERY

    Surgeons at King's College Hospital in London removed a brain tumor from a woman who played the violin during the procedure. Doctors...

    Tumors, Brain, Hands, Hospital, health, onetime, United Kingdom
  • By Time   -   Feb 19, 2020

    FIST BUMPS VS. HANDSHAKES: HOW COVID-19 DOES-AND DOESN'T-SPREAD

    With more than 73,000 people confirmed with COVID-19 infection as of Feb. 18, and nearly 2,000 deaths around the world, questions about...

    Nose, COVID-19, Infectious Disease
  • By Time   -   Feb 18, 2020

    WUHAN HOSPITAL DIRECTOR DIES OF CORONAVIRUS, STATE MEDIA REPORTS

    A senior doctor at a hospital in the Chinese city of Wuhan died from the novel coronavirus, the latest fatality among medical workers...

    Senior, Hospital, Bloomberg, China, COVID-19, onetime, overnight
  • By Time   -   Feb 18, 2020

    HOW TRAVELERS AROUND THE WORLD ARE DEALING WITH ‘VOLUNTARY' HOME QUARANTINES, TO HELP SLOW POTENTIAL CORONAVIRUS SPREAD

    On his return from China last week, Dr. Ian Lipkin quarantined himself in his basement. His wife now puts his food on the stairs. He's...

    Vaccination, Food, Drugs, COVID-19, New York, onetime
  • By Time   -   Feb 18, 2020

    RUSSIAN COURT ORDERS WOMAN BACK TO CORONAVIRUS QUARANTINE AFTER SHE ESCAPES FROM HOSPITAL

    A Russian court on Monday ordered a woman who escaped from a virus quarantine to return back to the hospital she fled and stay under...

    Hospital, Disability, COVID-19, onetime, russia
  • By Time   -   Feb 17, 2020

    PASSENGER CONFIRMED TO HAVE CORONAVIRUS AFTER LEAVING CRUISE SHIP THAT DOCKED IN CAMBODIA

    A passenger on a cruise ship that was denied entry from several countries amid concerns about the spread of a deadly coronavirus was...

    COVID-19, onetime, overnight, Travel
  • By Time   -   Feb 14, 2020

    EXPERTS WORRY QUARANTINE PROCEDURES MAY ACTUALLY INCREASE INFECTION RISK ON CRUISE SHIP DOCKED IN JAPAN WITH COVID-19

    As the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases continues to increase on a quarantined cruise ship in Japan , public health experts...

    COVID-19, onetime, public health
  • By Time   -   Feb 14, 2020

    HOW AI CAN PREDICT HEART ATTACKS AND STROKES

    Artificial intelligence is making its way into health care, and one of its first stops is making sense of all of those scans that doctors...

    Tumors, Digestion, Cancer, Stroke, Artificial Intelligence, Heart Disease
  • By Time   -   Feb 14, 2020

    THE CDC HAS CONFIRMED A 15TH CASE OF COVID-19 IN THE U.S. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW

    The U.S. now has 15 confirmed cases of COVID-19 , the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday . The latest case...

    2019-nCoV, COVID-19, onetime
  • By Time   -   Feb 13, 2020

    EXPERTS WORRY QUARANTINE PROCEDURES MAY ACTUALLY INCREASE INFECTION RISK ON CRUISE SHIP DOCKED IN JAPAN WITH COVID-19

    As the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases continues to increase on a quarantined cruise ship in Japan , public health experts...

    COVID-19, onetime, public health
  • This Cruise Ship Has the Highest COVID-19 Infection Rate in the World By Time   -   Feb 13, 2020

    THIS CRUISE SHIP HAS THE HIGHEST COVID-19 INFECTION RATE IN THE WORLD

    The number of patients infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus aboard a quarantined cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan has continued...

    COVID-19, Japan, onetime, overnight, Travel
  • By Time   -   Feb 13, 2020

    NEW STUDY SHOWS THAT WHEN IT COMES TO PESTICIDES AND KIDS, THE EPA HAS LOOKED THE OTHER WAY

    It's easy to lose count of all of the pesticides that are sprayed on crops in the U.S., and well-nigh impossible to know all of the...

    Food, Child, Brain, Children's Health, Environment, Environmental Health, Pesticides
  • By Time   -   Feb 13, 2020

    NEW COVID-19 CASES SURGE BY NEARLY 15,000 IN CHINA'S HUBEI PROVINCE AFTER OFFICIALS CHANGE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM

    The number of cases of COVID-19 has surged nearly 10-fold from the previous day in China's Hubei Province, the epicenter of the outbreak....

    China, COVID-19, onetime, overnight
  • By Time   -   Feb 12, 2020

    HOW COMPANIES TEACH THEIR EMPLOYEES FIRST AID FOR MENTAL HEALTH

    At Delta Air Lines' Atlanta headquarters in late January, 24 employees are arguing over which of them has the worst disease. Half of...

    Depression, AIDS, Mental Health, Psychology
  • By Time   -   Feb 12, 2020

    THE WORLD'S BIGGEST MOBILE TECHNOLOGY FAIR HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS FEARS

    Organizers of the world's biggest mobile technology fair are pulling the plug over worries about the viral outbreak from China. The...

    Regard, Plan, Drop, COVID-19, onetime, Spain