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Are Robotic Surgeries Really Better?

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 11:00
Robot-assisted surgeries have only modest advantages over other approaches, a large analysis found.

Hospitalizations of Americans under 50 have reached new pandemic highs.

Lun, 16/08/2021 - 05:57
Sick patients, the vast majority unvaccinated, are nearly “overrunning” hospitals in parts of the country, federal health officials said on Sunday.

F.D.A. Approves Xywav, a GHB drug, for Rare Sleeping Disorder

Sab, 14/08/2021 - 15:37
Jazz Pharmaceuticals brought in more than $1.7 billion last year selling GHB to narcolepsy patients. With the new approval, sales could soar.

C.D.C. Panel Recommends Third Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 23:35
A day after the F.D.A. authorized third doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines for some immunocompromised people, an independent expert panel advising the C.D.C. recommended the move.

El coronavirus en adultos mayores puede tener síntomas sigilosos

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 20:48
Al aumentar los casos y las hospitalizaciones de personas de la tercera edad, los expertos ofrecen una advertencia: la covid puede tener un aspecto diferente en las personas de edad avanzada.

F.D.A. Authorizes Third Covid Shot for Immunocompromised

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 15:15
The authorization applies to people who received solid organ transplants and others with similarly compromised immune systems.

What We Think We Know About Metabolism May Be Wrong

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 14:57
A new study challenges assumptions about energy expenditure by people, including the idea that metabolism slows at middle age.

How Fermented Foods May Alter Your Microbiome and Improve Your Health

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 11:00
Foods like yogurt, kimchi, sauerkraut and kombucha increased the diversity of gut microbes and led to lower levels of inflammation.

As Virus Cases Surge, Biden Administration Encourages More Use of Antibody Treatments

Ven, 13/08/2021 - 01:36
A top White House adviser said monoclonal antibody treatments, sometimes underused, could still be crucial in helping people with Covid-19 avoid getting very sick.

Why Not Just Tell Everyone to Wear Masks?

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 21:10
The C.D.C.’s advice about masking up again was not easy to parse. Some experts think simpler would have been better.

W.H.O. Testing 3 Drugs in Broad Search for Covid Treatments

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 20:44
The trial of the drugs, already approved for malaria, cancer and autoimmune diseases, will involve researchers at more than 600 hospitals in 52 countries.

How the Delta Variant Is Affecting Wedding Season

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 18:17
With the new strain of Covid, couples are once again scrambling to make sense of how — or even whether — to move forward with their marriage plans.

Kids and Covid: What to Know, a Times Virtual Event

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 16:10
As children head back for an uncertain school year, Dr. Anthony Fauci joins Times journalists for a vital Q. and A. for parents, educators and students everywhere.

Counties Reopen Virus Testing Sites as Demand Surges in the U.S.

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 09:44
Many testing sites were closed or scaled back after vaccines became available, but the latest surge of infections and new mandates have increased the need for testing.

C.D.C. Recommends Covid Vaccines During Pregnancy

Gio, 12/08/2021 - 04:19
New research shows the shots do not increase risk of miscarriage, the agency said, but the risks of severe disease from a coronavirus infection while pregnant are serious.

C.D.C. Endorses Covid Vaccinations for Pregnant People

Mer, 11/08/2021 - 20:02
New data show that vaccinations carry no increased risk of miscarriage, while the risks of contracting Covid-19 while pregnant are well-established and include severe illness, admission to intensive care, preterm birth and death.

Virus Misinformation Spikes as Delta Cases Surge

Mer, 11/08/2021 - 19:26
Researchers have recorded a new burst of false and misleading information about the coronavirus after a decline in the spring.

Eye Drops Were Supposed to Help Her Vision. Why Did It Feel Worse?

Mer, 11/08/2021 - 18:24
Her eye chart tests showed improvement. It took a radical experiment to find out why her reality wasn’t matching up.

‘This Is Really Scary’: Kids Struggle With Long Covid

Mer, 11/08/2021 - 15:44
Lingering physical, mental and neurological symptoms are affecting children as well as adults, including many who had mild reactions to the initial coronavirus infection.

Nursing Homes Confront New Covid Outbreaks Amid Calls for Staff Vaccination Mandates

Mer, 11/08/2021 - 04:57
With the vaccinated elderly susceptible to breakthrough infections, inoculation of workers is becoming more urgent.