Quotidiani e periodici

In Crises, Vaccines Can Be Stretched, but Not Easily

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 11:33
Shortages of shots for yellow fever, polio and other diseases have led to innovative solutions even in very poor countries.

Do Curfews Slow the Coronavirus?

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 11:00
A restriction more often used in natural disasters, or to quell unrest, has never been tested against a pathogen like the virus.

Il vaccino russo usato in Ungheria, i primi contatti con l’Ema: ma quanto è sicuro Sputnik?

Corriere della Sera - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 10:04
È ancora in corso lo studio di fase 3 iniziato dopo la commercializzazione delle fiale e non sono stati resi noti dati conclusivi. L’analisi con l’immunologo Sergio Abrignani (Università di Milano) e il farmacologo Gianluca Trifirò (Università di Verona)

Coronavirus: la variante inglese sarebbe più letale del 30 per cento (oltre che più contagiosa)

Corriere della Sera - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 08:09
Lo ha detto Boris Johnson in conferenza stampa. La stima di tre gruppi di esperti parla di letalità maggiore dal 29 al 91 per cento, ma la ricerca è falsata da pochi dati. È comunque una possibilità

Filing Suit for ‘Wrongful Life’

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 04:22
More Americans are writing end-of-life instructions as the pandemic renders such decisions less abstract. But are medical providers listening?

Pfizer Will Ship Fewer Covid-19 Vaccine Vials to Account for ‘Extra’ Doses

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 03:18
After the surprise discovery of an extra dose in every vial, Pfizer executives successfully lobbied the F.D.A. to change the vaccine’s formal authorization language. The company charges by the dose.

Emerging Coronavirus Variants May Pose Challenges to Vaccines

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 01:52
Laboratory studies of mutations circulating in South Africa suggest they may dodge some of the body’s immune responses.

Why Biden Inherited a Covid-19 Vaccine Supply Unlikely to Grow Before April

New York Times - Sab, 23/01/2021 - 01:46
But with 200 million doses pledged for the first quarter of the year, some experts say President Biden’s plan for 100 million shots in 100 days is far too modest.

5 Ways Teens Can Get More Fruits and Vegetables Into Their Diets

New York Times - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 23:45
A new study found that high school students aren’t getting enough produce.

How Beijing Turned China’s Covid-19 Tragedy to Its Advantage

New York Times - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 23:06
The Communist Party’s success in reclaiming the narrative has proved to the world its ability to rally the people to its side, no matter how stumbling its actions might be.

Finding Your MS Support Community

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 23:00

Finding a support community can help with many aspects of life with MS. Learn how one woman did it, and what might work for you.

Which Foods Should You Avoid if You Have Lung Cancer?

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 22:48

It’s key to eat the right foods when you have lung cancer. But there are some foods you should stay away from, too. Learn which ones and why.

The Toll of Fried Foods on Heart Health

New York Times - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 22:28
Eating fried foods increased the risk of heart disease, stroke, heart failure and premature death.

FDA Approves First Once-a-Month HIV Therapy

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 21:48

This could give some adult patients the option of receiving an injection once a month instead of taking a daily pill.

Baseball Great Hank Aaron Dies at 86

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 20:48

The Atlanta Braves, his former team, announced Aaron’s death at age 86. He died in his sleep, The Associated Press reported, and no cause of death was immediately released.

Healthier 2021: Mark Found Inspiration Close to Home

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 20:47

After watching my 14-year-old daughter's team workout, I realized I could do more to push myself in my healthier 2021 journey.

Lo stretching può essere più efficace della camminata veloce per combattere l'ipertensione

Corriere della Sera - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 20:11
Secondo uno studio canadese questo tipo di attività aerobica favorirebbe l'abbassamento della pressione sanguigna nelle persone che soffrono di tale patologia 

Coronavirus in Italia, il bollettino di oggi 22 gennaio: 13.633 nuovi casi e 472 morti

Corriere della Sera - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 19:56
I dati di venerdì 22 gennaio. Meno contagi in 24 ore con 264.728 tamponi. Il tasso di positività è stabile al 5,1%. Più colpite Lombardia (+1.969), Sicilia (+1.355) ed Emilia-Romagna (+1.347). Cala la pressione sul sistema sanitario e diminuiscono i decessi

Can Apps Help People With Crohn’s?

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 19:37

An app may help you manage your Crohn’s disease, but there are things to keep in mind. Learn about the pros and cons of Crohn’s apps and how to choose one that’s right for you.

How to Advocate for Yourself With UC

WebMD Health - Ven, 22/01/2021 - 19:34

When you have ulcerative colitis (UC), you have to be able to stand up for yourself when it comes to getting the proper medical care and making sure you’re taking care of yourself. Learn how -- from doctors who treat UC every day.