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December 12, 2020

New Treatments for Lymphoma, Leukemia Unveiled at Cancer Conference

Share on PinterestEncouraging news on cancer treatments such as CAR-T therapy and monoclonal antibodies was announced at an annual conference. Luis Alvarez/Getty Images Updates on treatments […]
December 12, 2020

The Post-Thanksgiving COVID-19 Surge Is Here: What to Expect Now

Share on PinterestExperts caution that the spread of COVID-19 could get worse this month as the holiday season progresses. William Campbell/Getty Images Health officials say the […]
December 12, 2020

Study Finds Antiviral Meds Like Remdesivir Have No Effect on COVID-19

Share on PinterestA new study from the World Health Organization found that several antiviral medications provide no benefit in treating COVID-19. picture alliance/Getty Images Researchers have […]
December 12, 2020

How to Understand the Data Officials Use for Lockdowns

Share on PinterestAs COVID-19 cases surge, more state officials are implementing lockdowns. VALERIE MACON/Getty Images Restrictions are often based on a mix of data that shows […]
December 12, 2020

Antidepressant and ED Medication Recalled After Factory Mix-Up: What to Know

Share on PinterestA recall has been issued after a medication mix up. shapecharge/Getty Images A healthcare firm called AvKARE has issued a voluntary recall after a […]
December 12, 2020

FDA Gives Emergency Approval for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine: What to Know

Distribution of the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in the United States can begin, with healthcare workers and long-term care residents first in line to be vaccinated. The […]
December 11, 2020

Children’s Weight and the Lack of Grocery Options: What We Can Do

Share on PinterestExperts say children in communities without larger grocery stores tend to eat less healthy and gain more weight. Inti St Clair/Getty Images A new […]
December 11, 2020

Elected Officials Send a Dangerous Message When They Don’t Follow COVID-19 Rules

Share on PinterestCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom was criticized for attending a dinner inside a restaurant after advising the public to avoid indoor gatherings. Getty Images The […]
December 11, 2020

Why Won’t People Talk to Contact Tracers?

Share on PinterestContact tracers are key to stopping the spread of COVID-19. ArtistGNDphotography/Getty Images Many people have declined contact tracers’ calls. There are several reasons as […]
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