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2020-09-26 21:38Dr. Rebecca Shadowen, Expert in Infectious Diseases, Dies at 62
Dr. Shadowen, ill with the coronavirus, continued to attend meetings from her hospital bed. She eventually died of Covid-19.
New York Times - Health
2020-09-26 18:58A Man Died After Eating a Bag of Black Licorice Every Day
Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital said the unusual case highlighted the risk of consuming too much glycyrrhizic acid, which is found in black licorice.
New York Times - Health
2020-09-26 18:45Covid-19 Live Updates: Latest News and Analysis
A police officer in Ohio used a Taser on a woman who refused to wear a mask. Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India pledges his country’s vaccine industry will ‘help all humanity.’
New York Times - Health
2020-09-26 17:11Coronavirus: UK pledges support to global vaccine-sharing scheme
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced the UK will give £500m to a new global vaccine-sharing scheme.
BBC News Health
2020-09-26 11:00In Isolating Times, Can Robo-Pets Provide Comfort?
As seniors find themselves cut off from loved ones during the pandemic, some are turning to automated animals for company.
New York Times - Health
2020-09-26 02:00Report: Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court
Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according to the New York Times.
WebMD
2020-09-26 00:35Is Key Safety Data at Risk in Race for COVID Vaccine?
Public health experts worry that ending a COVID vaccine trial early and giving it swift approval under an Emergency Use Authorization could compromise the collection of further safety data.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:56FDA Warns of Danger From 'Benadryl Challenge'
The new internet dare, broadcast widely on teen-friendly TikTok, urges kids to overdose on the over-the-counter antihistamine Benadryl to achieve a hallucinatory state.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:49Even If Hips, Legs Slims Down, Belly Fat a Danger
Even if other areas of the body are in good shape, once fat starts to accumulate in the belly region, the risk of dying an early death goes up.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:41America's COVID Pandemic Is Now Skewing Younger
From June through August, people in their 20s accounted for more than 20% of all COVID infections in the United States, CDC researchers found.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:35U.S. Coronavirus Cases Top 7 Million
It was less than a month ago that the United States reached 6 million cases. It took over three months for the country to record its first million cases.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:28Low Vitamin D Levels Tied to Odds for Severe COVID
Patients who were vitamin D-sufficient -- a blood level of at least 30 nanograms per milliliter -- had a significantly lower risk for serious complications from COVID-19, including losing consciousness, low blood oxygen levels and death.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:19Could Wildfires Have Long-Term Health Effects?
When people breathe wildfire smoke, the short-term health effects can range from eye and nasal irritation and coughing to worsening asthma, heart attacks, and strokes Scientists aren’t sure yet of the long-term effects, but there are some ...
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:19Ingredients Make 'Smart' Supplements Not-So-Smart
A review of so-called "smart drug" nutritional supplements found a handful that were packed with foreign pharmaceuticals not approved in the United States, often in potentially dangerous combinations and dosages.
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:14Accuracy of COVID-19 Antibody Tests Varies Widely
There was a wide range of accuracy among the tests. Specificity -- the ability to correctly identify those without the disease -- ranged from 82% to 100%
WebMD
2020-09-25 23:05Symptoms or No, COVID Patients Have Same Viral Load
Fifty-four percent of patients without symptoms tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, as did 64% of those with mild symptoms. There was no significant difference in the viral load between the two groups, the researchers said.
WebMD
2020-09-25 22:32Is Shock Therapy Returning for Bipolar Disorder?
Investigators found that among bipolar patients who fail to respond to standard treatments, ECT can be a lifesaver, preventing out-of-control mood swings and dramatically lowering suicide risk.
WebMD
2020-09-25 22:13How Do Children Fight Off the Coronavirus?
The secret may lie in an “innate” immune response that targets unrecognized invaders, scientists say.
New York Times - Health
2020-09-25 22:05Severe COVID Clues: Autoantibodies, Gene Mutations
New research from the National Institutes of Health and other institutions suggests that some people have antibodies that are misguided, called autoantibodies, that attack the immune system instead of attacking the virus that causes COVID-1...
WebMD
2020-09-25 20:59Florida Lifts State Restaurant Restrictions: Live Covid-19 Updates
Two former leaders of a Massachusetts veterans’ home were indicted on charges of criminal neglect related to the deaths of at least 76 residents. Israel imposed new limits on citizens traveling abroad.
New York Times - Health

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