Quotidiani e periodici

Bolsonaro Should Face Homicide Charges Over Pandemic, Brazil Lawmakers Say

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:57
A long-awaited report from Brazil’s Senate concludes that Jair Bolsonaro purposely let the coronavirus kill Brazilians in a failed bid for herd immunity.

Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:48

Sufficient levels of iron in the blood might prevent about 1 in 10 diagnoses of coronary heart disease and reduce mortality risk. The good news: Lots of healthy foods have plenty of iron.

Experts Urge Flu Shots for Kids This Year

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:36

A rebound in the number and severity of flu cases is predicted for the 2021-22 season, and experts are recommending that everyone over the age of 6 months get their annual flu shot.

Still Too Few Women in Stroke Treatment Clinical Trials

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:22

Researchers say men outnumber women in stroke therapy clinical trials, which means women may end up receiving less effective treatment.

Mix-and-Match Covid Boosters: Why They Just Might Work

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:18
The F.D.A. may authorize booster shots of vaccines different from the ones that Americans originally received. The science behind the move is promising.

Tuberculosis, Like Covid, Spreads by Breathing, Scientists Report

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 20:14
The finding upends conventional wisdom regarding coughing, long thought to be the main route of transmission.

Pfizer Vaccine Is Highly Effective Against Hospitalization for 12-18, Study Shows

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 19:11
The C.D.C. looked at children hospitalized with Covid-19 or other illnesses, and found those who were immunized to be far more protected.

A Day in the Life of My Heart Failure

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 18:45

Heart failure has slowed Aimee Rodriguez Zepeda down, but it hasn’t stopped her. Here’s how she manages the condition every day.

China, U.S. Lead World in Saltiest Processed Meats, Fish

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 18:16

A new study finds the two world leaders have the highest salt levels in processed meat and fish products among five countries reviewed.

Sirens: Loud, Ineffective and Risky, Experts Say

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 18:03
The overuse of lights and sirens, combined with speeding, pose heightened risks to emergency responders and civilians. One expert called it a “public health dilemma.”

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

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 17:28
Gli aggiornamenti sul Coronavirus di martedì 19 ottobre

Covid in Gran Bretagna, perché i contagi sono così alti?

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 17:27
Da giorni, i casi di nuovi contagi giornalieri da coronavirus Sars-CoV-2 in Gran Bretagna hanno superato quota 40mila. Perché?

Coronavirus in Italia, il bollettino di oggi 19 ottobre: 2.697 nuovi casi e 70 morti

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 17:27
I dati di martedì 19 ottobre. Nuovo record assoluto di tamponi, pari a oltre 660 mila (ci sono anche quelli per il green pass) e il tasso di positività scende allo 0,4% (ieri 0,7%)

F.D.A. to Allow ‘Mix and Match’ Approach for Covid Booster Shots

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 16:27
The agency may act this week, when it is expected to authorize booster shots for recipients of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

Anche con l'arrivo della stagione fredda il melanoma non va dimenticato

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 12:31
Del più temibile tumore della pelle si parla di solito molto in prossimità dell'estate per ricordare l'importanza di proteggersi dai raggi solari, ma i controlli vanno fatti con regolarità sempre: se scoperto nelle prime fasi, le cure sono molto efficaci

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

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 12:14
Gli aggiornamenti sul Coronavirus di lunedì 18 ottobre

Ricostruire il seno dopo un tumore: ecco cosa serve sapere alle donne

Corriere della Sera - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 10:35
È una scelta che spetta alle pazienti. Una possibilità sicura, offerta gratis da Servizio sanitario in Italia.  Il 20 ottobre gli esperti rispondono a dubbi e domande online

Injectable Patch Shows Promise for Heart Attack Recovery

WebMD Health - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 01:08

An experimental patch works to restore function to damaged areas of the heart, which could ward off irregular heartbeats and heart failure.

A Move to Rein In Cancer-Causing ‘Forever Chemicals’

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 00:09
Michael Regan, the E.P.A. administrator, wants to limit a class of chemicals that has been linked to cancer and is found in everything from drinking water to furniture.

Data From Federal Scientists Raise Questions About J.&J. Booster Shots

New York Times - Mar, 19/10/2021 - 00:03
People who have received the company’s one-shot vaccine may benefit from a booster with another brand. F.D.A. advisers will discuss the data on Friday.