The Latest: Israel in final phase of easing of lockdown
Israel has opened most of its economy as part of its final phase of lifting coronavirus lockdown restrictions, some of them in place since September
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Russia scores points with vaccine diplomacy, but snags arise
Russia's boast in August that it was the first country to authorize a coronavirus vaccine led to skepticism because of its insufficient testing on only a few dozen people
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Scientists study role of snails in parasites that pose public health threat
Researchers have increased knowledge of the lifecycle of some parasites by studying snails in Thailand. These parasites can cause severe infections in humans who consume raw or...
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FDA reminds baby food industry to follow the regulations for lead, other toxins
In response to a recent congressional report about lead and other toxins in baby food, the Food and Drug Administration has posted a public notice and included a link to an...
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Specific brain regions respond opposingly to emotions linked with loneliness and wisdom
Research over the last decade has shown that loneliness is an important determinant of health. It is associated with considerable physical and mental health risks and increased...
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New system to automatically extract adverse drug reactions from electronic health records
Patients' electronic health records convey crucial information. The application of natural language processing techniques to these records may be an effective means of...
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Fake vegan meat is dangerous to peanut allergy sufferers: Pea protein could cause fatal anaphylaxis
Vegan meats could bring adverse health effects, most especially to those who are allergic to pea protein. Elana Levine, an allergy specialist in Ontario, Canada, witnessed...
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Supporting Advanced Practice Providers Through the Development and Implementation of an Advanced Practice Provider Professional Advancement Program
As the number of Advanced Practice Providers has increased across health care settings, institutions have identified the need to provide opportunities for the advancement...
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Multidrug-resistant S. aureus strains may be spreading between pigs, farmworkers in North Carolina
DNA sequencing of bacteria found in pigs and humans in rural eastern North Carolina, an area with concentrated industrial-scale pig-farming, suggests that multidrug-resistant...
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Robotic systems gain patient approval for contactless care
In the age of COVID-19, mobile robotic telehealth systems could help clinicians and patients interact without contact. Last spring, some health care systems deployed robotic...
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VIVIENNE PARRY: Should Covid-19 vaccines be mandatory for NHS staff?
NHS staff might be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine if they want to work in the health service according to indications coming from government sources, writes VIVIENNE PARRY.
COVID-19 in Maharashtra: Cases Surpass 10K-Mark
In Maharashtra, the number of COVID-19 cases cross the 10K mark, first time since mid-October, officials said here.
Vision Impairment Linked to High Mortality Risk
Research links high mortality risk to both mild and severe vision impairment.
International Women's Day 2021: Choose to Challenge
International Women's Day observed annually on March 8th aims to increase women's access to leadership roles, a key step towards a more equal COVID-19 world.
COVID Relief Bill Contains Lots of Healthcare Provisions
WASHINGTON - Both public and private health insurance would become less expensive for large numbers of people under the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill now being debated in the...
4 Supplements That May Help Better Manage Your Anxiety, According to Experts
If you frequently feel anxious or experience other symptoms of anxiety , it's important that you talk to your doctor. There are a number of ways to manage anxiety , both on...
CDC: In-Person Dining Adds COVID to the Community Menu
Mask mandates were associated with county level decreases in COVID-19 cases, while increases were seen when in-person restaurant dining was allowed, a modeling study found. The...
Kids Hospitalized With COVID-19 Frequently Have Neuro Symptoms
Neurologic symptoms occurred frequently in children and adolescents hospitalized with COVID-19, a large case series of pediatric patients in the U.S. showed. Of 1,695 people 21...
Another Weight-Loss Trial Win for Weekly GLP-1 Drug
When paired with lifestyle management, once-weekly semaglutide yielded significant weight loss for overweight adults with type 2 diabetes, the manufacturer-sponsored...
The Joy And Relief People Are Feeling About Their COVID-19 Vaccines
COVID vaccines are being distributed, and you can almost hear the collective sigh of relief. There is finally a light at the end of this very long pandemic that flipped life as...