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Data Confirm Covid Vaccines Provide Strong Protection against Hospitalization

Mar, 31/08/2021 - 21:44
A panel of experts advising the C.D.C. also discussed data showing that the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines bring a small risk of heart problems.

Schemer or Naïf? Elizabeth Holmes Is Going to Trial.

Mar, 31/08/2021 - 20:05
The trial for the founder of Theranos, the once high-flying blood testing start-up, will cap a saga of Silicon Valley hubris, ambition and deception.

GOP Governors Fight Virus Mandates as the Party's Covid-19 Politics Harden

Mar, 31/08/2021 - 18:15
As several Republican-controlled states confront their worst outbreaks yet, their leaders — following the base — have doubled down on resisting vaccine and mask requirements.

Claves para la detección temprana de la demencia

Mar, 31/08/2021 - 16:12
El deterioro cerebral puede comenzar años antes de la aparición de síntomas. El comportamiento cotidiano puede arrojar advertencias.

Can Magnesium Supplements Really Help You Sleep?

Mar, 31/08/2021 - 11:00
The evidence for their sleep-inducing benefits is thin, but experts say that in some cases there’s no harm in giving them a try.

Intelligence Review Yields No Firm Conclusion on Origins of Coronavirus

Lun, 30/08/2021 - 21:20
Declassified portions of a report presented to President Biden revealed divisions among federal agencies over whether the virus came from a lab leak or emerged more naturally.

Biden Opens New Federal Office for Climate Change, Health and Equity

Lun, 30/08/2021 - 17:18
The office will be the first government effort to focus specifically on the public health dangers of global warming.

At a Children’s Hospital, a Wave of Young Patients Struggling to Breathe

Lun, 30/08/2021 - 14:37
A federal “surge team” is helping exhausted doctors and nurses through one of the most trying periods in the history of Children’s Hospital New Orleans.

They Still Live in the Shadow of Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmes

Lun, 30/08/2021 - 13:43
Female entrepreneurs said they were constantly compared to Ms. Holmes, the disgraced founder of Theranos, who faces trial soon.

Risk of Hospitalization Doubles With Delta Variant, Study Finds

Lun, 30/08/2021 - 13:36
The analysis of more than 40,000 coronavirus infections in England adds to evidence suggesting that Delta may cause more severe illness than other variants do.

Five Decades Later, Medicare Might Cover Dental Care

Dom, 29/08/2021 - 21:41
In the large budget bill now in Congress, supporters of the measure see a rare opportunity to advance a popular policy.

Five Decades Later, Medicare Might Cover Dental Care

Dom, 29/08/2021 - 21:41
In the large budget bill now in Congress, supporters of the measure see a rare opportunity to advance a popular policy.

How the Delta Variant Infiltrated an Elementary School Classroom

Sab, 28/08/2021 - 03:27
A detailed study in California found that the variant easily spread from an unvaccinated teacher to children and, in a few cases, their families.

Covid Creates Higher Risk for Blood Clots Than Vaccines Do

Ven, 27/08/2021 - 19:41
The study adds to the growing evidence that though the coronavirus vaccines are associated with certain rare side effects, those risks are dwarfed by the risks from Covid-19.

Breakthrough Covid Cases: Uncommon and Often Mild, but Not Always

Ven, 27/08/2021 - 04:49
Vaccination remains the best defense, health experts say. But some infections occur regardless, and can come as a traumatic surprise.

As Childhood Covid Cases Spike, School Vaccination Clinics Are Slow Going

Ven, 27/08/2021 - 02:34
Districts are heeding President Biden’s call to host pop-up vaccination clinics. But promoting vaccines is politically difficult, and persuading parents isn’t easy.

Vaccines Prevented Fewer Infections as Delta Emerged, Researchers Find

Gio, 26/08/2021 - 23:49
A study that followed essential workers in six states found that vaccine protection dropped from 91 percent to 66 percent, still a “really high number,” one scientist said.

He Passed Out Three Times in 10 Days. What Was Wrong?

Gio, 26/08/2021 - 11:00
Could all this really be a result of a urinary-tract infection?

For Some College Students, Remote Learning Is a Game Changer

Gio, 26/08/2021 - 08:49
Last year, online classes helped many students with disabilities pursue their education. They want the option to continue.