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January 13, 2022

Binge Drinking Linked to Episodes of AFib

Share on PinterestResearchers say episodes of atrial fibrillation can be caused by binge drinking. Fresh Splash/Getty Images Researchers say binge drinking can produce episodes of atrial […]
January 13, 2022

COVID-19 Updates: WHO Reports 55% Jump in COVID-19 Cases Last Week

More than 5.5 million people globally have died from COVID-19. COVID-19 booster shots are now available for people ages 12 and older in the United States. […]
January 13, 2022

Here’s When to Go to the ER with Omicron Surging and Hospitals Full

Hospitalizations for people with COVID-19 have reached record highs, with over 145,000 people in hospital beds this week. Some people have shown up to the ER […]
January 13, 2022

The COVID-19 Vaccine May Have Minor Effect on a Person’s Period but Not Fertility

A new study finds that the COVID-19 vaccine may affect a person’s menstrual cycle. The changes are extremely mild and temporary, especially when compared with the […]
January 12, 2022

Why Omicron COVID-19 Cases Are Usually Less Severe Than Delta Cases

Share on PinterestThe Omicron variant has caused a dramatic increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations but fewer serious illnesses. Mark Rightmire/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty […]
January 12, 2022

Ketamine and Psychological Therapy May Help People with Severe Alcohol Use Disorder

Share on PinterestResearchers say ketamine, along with psychotherapy, may help people with alcohol use disorder. Justin Paget/Getty Images Researchers have explored the use of the drug […]
January 12, 2022

Will We Need a 4th COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Due to Omicron?

Share on PinterestAlthough discussions about fourth doses are premature, research is increasingly supporting the effectiveness of three doses against the Omicron variant. Nick Oxford/Bloomberg/Getty Images Studies […]
January 12, 2022

COVID-19 Updates: CDC Considers Updating Mask Guidance

More than 5 million people globally have died from COVID-19. COVID-19 booster shots are now available for people ages 12 and older in the United States. […]
January 12, 2022

Why Getting the Common Cold May Decrease Your Risk of Developing COVID-19

A new study in Nature Communications looked at people who were exposed to the coronavirus early on during the pandemic. They found people with certain T-cells […]
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