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Vaccine Booster Shot Distribution to Begin Next Month in US

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 23:17
Health care workers, nursing home residents and other older adults will be first in line.

Chlorpyrifos Will No Longer Be Allowed on Food Crops

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 22:20
The agency will reverse a Trump-era decision to keep chlorpyrifos, one of the most common pesticides, in use.

Blindsided Abroad: Vaccinated but Testing Positive on a Trip to Europe

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 18:56
The prevalence of the Delta variant means many travelers, including those who are vaccinated, are facing sickness, quarantines and delayed returns.

Are Delta Symptoms Different?

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 18:45
We asked experts to describe the most prevalent symptoms they’re seeing right now among people with Covid-19.

Sacklers Threaten to Pull Out of Opioid Settlement Without Broad Legal Immunity

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 14:49
In a rare court appearance, David Sackler said he and his family would withdraw their pledge to pay $4.5 billion, unless they are shielded from lawsuits related to Purdue Pharma.

For Toronto Care Home Residents, Freedom After Nearly a Year in Lockdown

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 14:40
“This is more fun than I’ve had in a year.” In June, a long-term-care home resident experienced the joy of the outside world after nearly a year locked indoors because of coronavirus restrictions.

Will You Have to Pay for a Coronavirus Test? Here's How to Avoid a Surprise Bill

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 14:13
Get tested at a public facility. Question what services are being provided. And know your rights under federal law.

We Need to Understand the Difference Between Isolation and Loneliness

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 11:00
Both can pose distinct dangers to our mental and physical health.

Early Data Hints at a Rise in Breakthrough Infections

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 03:34
With the arrival of the contagious Delta variant, Covid hospitalizations and deaths among vaccinated Americans also may have increased, according to preliminary figures.

Pope Francis Encourages Covid Vaccines in Media Campaign

Mer, 18/08/2021 - 03:00
“Getting the vaccines that are authorized by the respective authorities is an act of love,” the pope says in a video from the Ad Council.

Breakthrough Infections and the Delta Variant: What to Know

Mar, 17/08/2021 - 22:47
Scientific understanding of the coronavirus variant is changing quickly. Here’s a recap of the most important findings.

This Breast Cancer Gene Is Less Well Known, but Nearly as Dangerous

Mar, 17/08/2021 - 20:02
PALB2 is not as well known as BRCA, but mutations of the gene can raise a woman’s risk for breast cancer almost as much.

CPAP Recall Over Potential Cancer Risks Leaves Millions Scrambling

Mar, 17/08/2021 - 17:21
People with sleep apnea and other ailments who rely on CPAP and more than a dozen devices made by Philips are facing lengthy delays for replacements.

Can the Vaccinated Develop Long Covid After a Breakthrough Infection?

Mar, 17/08/2021 - 13:42
While the vaccines are effective at preventing serious illness and death, the risk of developing post-Covid health problems after a breakthrough infection isn’t known.

What If You Could Become Invisible to Mosquitoes?

Mar, 17/08/2021 - 08:30
Using Crispr, scientists have taken the first step toward creating a mosquito that is blind to human hosts.

Delta Variant Is Sending More Children to the Hospital

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 17:30
It is not yet clear whether the Delta variant causes more severe disease in children, but its high level of infectiousness is causing a surge of pediatric Covid-19 cases.

Babies and Toddlers Spread Coronavirus in Homes More Easily Than Teens, Study Finds

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 17:00
Although young children bring the coronavirus home less often than teens do, their close contact with caregivers may make them likelier to transmit it.

The education secretary criticizes two Republican governors over their bans on school mask mandates.

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 15:52
The official, Miguel Cardona, sent letters expressing concern about the bans to Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas and Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida.

Living With O.C.D. in a Pandemic

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 11:00
Covid made things worse for many people with obsessive-compulsive disorder. But it also came with a silver lining.