Quotidiani e periodici

J. & J. Recipients May Be Helped More by Other Brands’ Booster, Study Says

New York Times - Ven, 15/10/2021 - 12:02
The finding comes after the F.D.A. released an analysis suggesting that J.&J. did not submit robust evidence for booster shots.

Covid, l’Rt a 0,85 e incidenza ancora in calo. Marche, Molise e Valle d’Aosta sono le Regioni a rischio moderato

Corriere della Sera - Ven, 15/10/2021 - 08:58
Diminuisce il numero di persone infette ricoverate in terapia intensiva e in area medica. La variante Delta resta dominante: calano i casi non associati a catene di trasmissione

Coronavirus, le ultime notizie dall’Italia e dal mondo sul Covid, il Green pass e i vaccini

Corriere della Sera - Ven, 15/10/2021 - 06:55
Gli aggiornamenti sul Coronavirus di giovedì 14 ottobre

Should Passengers Be Vaccinated or Tested to Fly Within the U.S.?

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 22:56
Numerous airline executives say no, but a growing number of politicians and medical experts say it is worth following Canada’s lead before holiday travel commences.

FDA Advisors Vote to Recommend Moderna Boosters

WebMD Health - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 22:03

The panel voted to authorize Moderna boosters for the same groups who’ve gotten a green light for third Pfizer doses.

Biden, Fauci Agree: COVID Efforts Working, More Action Needed

WebMD Health - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 21:55

President Joe Biden updated the nation on vaccination numbers and shared his three priorities going forward to maintain progress against COVID-19. Dr. Anthony Fauci shared some optimism during a separate press briefing.

CDC Reports Record High 12-Month Drug Overdose Death Toll

WebMD Health - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 21:43

A record high 96,779 drug overdose deaths occurred between March 2020 and March 2021, representing a 29.6% rise

History Does Repeat: Pandemic Vaccine Uproar Is Nothing New

WebMD Health - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 21:38

Division and disagreement over vaccines and mandates may seem like a modern phenomenon, but news clippings from the 1860s through recent history tell a different story.

Influenza 2021 al via, identificati i primi due eventi «sentinella». Attesi dai 4 ai 6 milioni di ammalati

Corriere della Sera - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 21:30
Lo rende noto l’Istituto superiore di sanità: i portatori sono due bambini di Varese e Torino. Consigliato il vaccino. Da lunedì 18 ottobre partirà la sorveglianza virologica

‘Lurching Between Crisis and Complacency’: Was This Our Last Covid Surge?

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 21:09
Rising immunity and modest changes in behavior may explain why cases are declining, but much remains unknown, scientists say.

Biden Considering Robert Califf to Lead F.D.A. Again

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 20:28
The F.D.A. has been without a permanent chief since President Biden took office.

WHO Honors Henrietta Lacks as Family Pursues Justice

WebMD Health - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 20:24

Lacks’s cells, commonly known as “HeLa,” are the only known human cells that continue to stay alive and reproduce outside of the human body. Her cells have been used for decades in medical discoveries and live-saving treatments.

Parkinson: le strategie adottate dai malati per ritrovare il ritmo dei passi

Corriere della Sera - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 19:23
Uno studio ha analizzato i metodi adottati da chi è affetto dalla patologia per migliorare la deambulazione nel tentativo di superare le caratteristiche difficoltà a camminare

Farmaci, troppe pillole da gestire per gli anziani

Corriere della Sera - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 19:20
Un terzo delle persone con più di 65 anni utilizza anche dieci medicinali al giorno, ciò espone al rischio di effetti avversi da interazione tra molecole e di scarsa aderenza al trattamento. Antipertensivi, gastroprotettori e antibiotici i più prescritti

Deaths From Tuberculosis Rose in 2020 After Falling For a Decade

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 19:04
The trend confirmed warnings that the coronavirus pandemic would undermine progress against other infectious diseases around the world.

F.D.A. Stays Neutral on the Need for a Moderna Booster

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 18:51
An advisory panel is to vote later this week on whether to recommend emergency authorization of boosters for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

Boosters Are Complicating Efforts to Persuade the Unvaccinated to Get Shots

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 18:02
The number of eligible people still weighing whether to get a Covid vaccine has sharply dwindled, leaving an unvaccinated population that is mostly hard-core refusers.

Coronavirus in Italia, il bollettino di oggi 14 ottobre: 2.668 nuovi casi e 40 morti

Corriere della Sera - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 17:50
I dati di giovedì 14 ottobre. Gli attuali positivi totali scendono sotto la soglia di 80 mila. Il tasso di positività scende a 0,8% (ieri 1%) con 324.614 tamponi. Il trend della curva si mantiene in discesa lenta. Ricoveri: -73. Terapie intensive: -8

F.D.A. Issues New Salt Guidelines

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 17:00
The new recommendations are aimed at food manufacturers and restaurants. Some experts say they don’t go far enough.

Make Exercise Easier By Focusing on Sights, Sounds Around You, Study Says

New York Times - Gio, 14/10/2021 - 16:16
Focusing on external sights and sounds, rather than what’s going on in your body, made running feel easier and improved performance.