Heart Disease Deaths Spiked During COVID

[ad_1] Nov. 29, 2022 – Deaths from heart disease and stroke among adults living in the United States have been on the decline since 2010. But the COVID-19 pandemic reversed…

Desperate Long COVID Patients Turn to Unproven Alternative Therapies

[ad_1] Editor’s note: Find more information about long COVID in Medscape’s Long COVID Resource Center. Sept. 22, 2022 – Entrepreneur Maya McNulty, 49, was one of the first victims of…

Have Long COVID? Here’s Where to Go for Care

[ad_1] Sept. 20, 2022 – Patients who navigate what can feel like an endless series of checkups and lab tests to confirm a long COVID diagnosis face an even harder…

CDC’s New COVID Rules Mark Change in the Pandemic, How We Live

[ad_1] CDC: “Summary of Guidance for Minimizing the Impact of COVID-19 on Individual Persons, Communities, and Health Care Systems – United States, August 2022.” Rachel Bruce, MD, Long Island Jewish…

Regular Fasting Linked to Less Severe COVID: Study

[ad_1] Aug. 10, 2022 – Intermittent fasting was not linked with a smaller chance of getting COVID-19, but it was linked with getting a less severe infection, according to the…

Science Lags Behind for Kids with Long COVID

[ad_1] July 22, 2022 – Emma Sherman, a 13-year-old girl in Ascot, United Kingdom, woke up to a dizzying aura of blind spots and flashing lights in her field of…

Monkeypox Treatment in Limited Supply as Cases Soar

[ad_1] July 14, 2022 – People with monkeypox face a wide range of symptoms, from mild skin lesions to severe, debilitating pain. And experts have no reliable way yet to…

This Teen Helped Newborns During the Early Pandemic Days

[ad_1] July 13, 2022 — When Bryn Hammock learned that the babies in her local hospital’s NICU could only spend 2 hours a day with their parents due to COVID-19…

Vaccinations Cut U.S. COVID Deaths by 58%

[ad_1] By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 6, 2022 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. COVID-19 vaccination program slashed the coronavirus’ expected death rate by as much as 58%, saving…

COVID Exposure in Womb Tied to Neurodevelopmental Disorders

[ad_1] June 10, 2022 — Infants exposed to SARS-CoV-2 in the womb are at increased risk for neurodevelopmental disorders in the first year of life, new research suggests. But whether…

White House Ready to Vaccinate Children Under 5

[ad_1] June 9, 2022 — Parents anxiously awaiting official word that they can vaccinate their children under 5 years of age against COVID-19 could find relief as early as the…

Subsidized COVID Testing, Treatments, and Vaccines May End Soon

[ad_1] March 23, 2022 — The federal government this week will begin cutting back on the anti-COVID-19 antibody treatments it ships to states, and doctors will no longer get paid…

Pandemic Has Been Devastating to Mental Health of Disabled Americans

[ad_1] TUESDAY, Feb. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Loneliness, isolation and fears about contracting COVID-19 have turned life upside down for people with disabilities, causing high levels of depression and…