Quotidiani e periodici

How Cutting Out a Little Salt Can Have Benefits for Health and Blood Pressure

New York Times - Mer, 13/10/2021 - 17:35
For many, reducing sodium in the diet even modestly can have an outsize impact on lowering blood pressure.

Tumori neuroendocrini, una nuova cura per i pazienti più difficili da curare

Corriere della Sera - Mer, 13/10/2021 - 16:51
Paraganglioma e feocromocitoma sono rarissimi e, fra le tante difficoltà dei malati, c'è quella di avere poche opzioni di cura. Uno studio fa però un'importante passo avanti

Una dieta con menos sal ayuda así a la salud y la presión arterial

New York Times - Mer, 13/10/2021 - 15:16
Reducir el sodio en la dieta, aunque sea ligeramente, puede tener un gran impacto en la reducción de la presión arterial.

F.D.A. Authorizes E-Cigarettes to Stay on U.S. Market for the First Time

New York Times - Mer, 13/10/2021 - 13:05
The agency approved three Vuse vaping products and said their benefits in helping smokers quit outweighed the risks of hooking youths.

Durante Covid, in aumento la richiesta di supporto psicologico

Corriere della Sera - Mer, 13/10/2021 - 11:58
Al via una ricerca della Fondazione Soleterre per indagare sull’attenzione degli italiani al proprio benessere psicologico e la propensione a chiedere l’intervento di specialisti

Climate Change Is Already Affecting Almost Everyone on Earth

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 22:20

A study shows that 85% of the global population has already experienced effects from climate change resulting from human activities.

Men, Women Behaved Differently During Pandemic Lockdowns

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 22:05

A new study looks at their behavior during the first COVID-19 lockdown in 2020.

Phthalates: What’s All the Fuss?

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 21:44

Members of this chemical family are in food, drinks, and hundreds of things we use every day. Are they bad for us?

Survey: 60% of Americans Will Delay or Skip Flu Shot This Year

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 21:02

Getting the flu vaccination will help prevent a "twindemic" and lower your risk of facing a one-two punch of severe flu and severe COVID-19 together or back-to-back.

If You’ve Had Covid, Do You Need the Vaccine?

New York Times - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 20:55
So-called natural immunity varies from patient to patient, scientists say. Immunization is still the best choice after recovering from the disease.

If You’ve Had Covid, Do You Need the Vaccine?

New York Times - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 20:55
So-called natural immunity varies from patient to patient, scientists say. Immunization is still the best choice after recovering from the disease.

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

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 20:43
Gli aggiornamenti sul Coronavirus di martedì 12 ottobre

Why Vaccine and Mask Mandates Hold Up in Court

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 20:34

President Joe Biden’s announcement in September that large companies will soon be required to mandate COVID-19 vaccines or weekly testing for employees set off a domino effect of legal challenges in various states.

As COVID Fills ICU Beds, Dominoes Fall Throughout Hospitals

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 20:07

Full ICUs require that hospitals bypass all their standard procedures, stretching already stressed and depleted workforces.

Panic-Buying Toilet Paper Is a Bad Habit We Can Break

WebMD Health - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 19:48

Retailers are limiting toilet paper purchases again to stop the runs on supplies, but some of the panic-buying is actually coming from a misguided survival instinct that we can learn to calm.

Coronavirus in Italia, il bollettino di oggi 12 ottobre: 2.494 nuovi casi e 49 morti

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 18:24
I dati del bollettino di martedì 12 ottobre. Il tasso di positività scende allo 0,8% (ieri 1,3%) con 315.285 tamponi. La situazione è stazionaria. In Molise zero nuovi contagi per il secondo giorno consecutivo. Ricoveri: -23. Terapie intensive: -4

Estetisti qualificati per migliorare la pelle (e la qualità di vita) dei malati di tumore

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 18:13
Avere un aspetto e una cute meno sofferente contribuisce al benessere psicologico e fisico. A ottobre iniziative rivolte a pazienti, familiari e sanitari, con il supporto concreto di personale qualificato

CureVac Withdraws Covid Vaccine Application in Europe

New York Times - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 16:43
The German company will also terminate an advance purchase agreement with the European Commission for 405 million doses of the vaccine.

Inside the Courtroom With Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmes

New York Times - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 15:02
Behind the closed doors are whispers, gestures and a daily rhythm, plus two court artists, numbered tickets and some true-crime fans.

Pfizer Asks F.D.A. to Authorize Its Covid-19 Vaccine for Children 5 to 11

New York Times - Mar, 12/10/2021 - 14:56
The agency has promised to move quickly on the request and tentatively plans to meet on Oct. 26 to consider it. A decision could come soon after Halloween.