Category: Health

uk-chief-scientist-says-new-coronavirus-variant-may-be-more-deadly-and-transmissible,-but-cautions-that-extra-research-is-needed
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Jan
2021

UK Chief Scientist Says New Coronavirus Variant May Be More Deadly And Transmissible, But Cautions That Extra Research Is NeededUK Chief Scientist Says New Coronavirus Variant May Be More Deadly And Transmissible, But Cautions That Extra Research Is Needed

The new coronavirus variant detected in the United Kingdom may be more deadly and transmissible than the original strain, although more research is needed, Britain’s chief scientific adviser Patrick Vallance said Friday, numerous sources reported. Vallance said that for a man in his 60s, the original strain of the virus carries an average risk of […]

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airbnb-offers-to-help-biden-administration-with-vaccine-distribution-in-rural-areas
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Jan
2021

Airbnb Offers To Help Biden Administration With Vaccine Distribution In Rural AreasAirbnb Offers To Help Biden Administration With Vaccine Distribution In Rural Areas

Airbnb has offered to help the Biden administration with its vaccine rollout in parts of the country with limited access to health care facilities. In a letter addressed to Dr. David Kessler, who Biden picked to lead vaccine distribution efforts, Airbnb’s senior Vice President for global policy and communications Christopher Lehane offers to identify homes […]

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Jan
2021

Fox News Medical Contributor Asks What’s Left To Reopen In New York City, Slams Political PosturingFox News Medical Contributor Asks What’s Left To Reopen In New York City, Slams Political Posturing

January 21, 2021 3:27 PM ET Dr. Marc Siegel, a Fox News medical contributor and professor of medicine at New York University’s Langone Medical Center, spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation’s Samantha Renck about reopening U.S. cities, his own experience taking the COVID-19 vaccine and more. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, along with other […]

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researchers-say-they’ve-identified-coronavirus-variant-strains-that-are-likely-to-have-originated-in-us
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Jan
2021

Researchers Say They’ve Identified Coronavirus Variant Strains That Are Likely To Have Originated In USResearchers Say They’ve Identified Coronavirus Variant Strains That Are Likely To Have Originated In US

Researchers at Ohio State University say that they’ve discovered two new coronavirus variants that are likely to have originated in the U.S., numerous sources reported. The new variant carries a mutation identical to the U.K. strain, which is more contagious and has been detected in several states, a statement from The Ohio State University’s Wexner […]

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report:-china’s-lack-of-transparency-‘fooled’-outsiders-into-underestimating-covid-19-danger,-dr.-anthony-fauci-says
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Jan
2021

REPORT: China’s Lack Of Transparency ‘Fooled’ Outsiders Into Underestimating COVID-19 Danger, Dr. Anthony Fauci SaysREPORT: China’s Lack Of Transparency ‘Fooled’ Outsiders Into Underestimating COVID-19 Danger, Dr. Anthony Fauci Says

China’s lack of transparency about COVID-19 in the disease’s early stages of spread prevented health officials abroad from implementing public health guidance earlier, the nation’s leading infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci told Axios. Fauci initially suspected that the outbreak in Wuhan, China was a novel coronavirus, he told Axios, but Chinese officials reported in […]

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us-reports-29-cases-of-confirmed-severe-allergic-reaction-to-pfizer-coronavirus-vaccine-among-nearly-5-million-vaccinated
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Jan
2021

US Reports 29 Cases Of Confirmed Severe Allergic Reaction To Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine Among Nearly 5 Million VaccinatedUS Reports 29 Cases Of Confirmed Severe Allergic Reaction To Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine Among Nearly 5 Million Vaccinated

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  has reported 29 cases of severe allergic reactions to the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine out of the nearly 5 million people who have already been vaccinated. The report is the first that the CDC has released on allergic reactions following COVID-19 vaccinations. The findings have signaled to health […]

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Jan
2021

Doctor Says COVID-19 Could Be ‘Cyclic Event’ Like The FluDoctor Says COVID-19 Could Be ‘Cyclic Event’ Like The Flu

The coronavirus may become a yearly event that will require vaccinations similar to the flu, a medical director told the Daily Caller News Foundation during an exclusive interview. Dr. Anthony Harris, the Chief Innovation Officer and Associate Medical Director for WorkCare, spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation’s Samantha Renck about potential side effects of […]

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Dec
2020

Some COVID-19 Patients With No Previous Mental Health Problems Are Developing ‘New-Onset Psychosis,’ Doctors SaySome COVID-19 Patients With No Previous Mental Health Problems Are Developing ‘New-Onset Psychosis,’ Doctors Say

A small number of recovered COVID-19 patients who had no previous history of mental health problems are developing severe psychotic symptoms, the New York Times reported.  Medical experts have observed multiple instances in the U.S. and globally of patients who’ve recovered from COVID-19 later developing “profound psychosis,” The Times reported. One New York City patient […]

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nigeria-sees-emergence-of-possible-new-covid-19-mutation
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Dec
2020

Nigeria Sees Emergence Of Possible New COVID-19 MutationNigeria Sees Emergence Of Possible New COVID-19 Mutation

December 24, 2020 12:56 PM ET A new COVID-19 variant might have emerged in Nigeria, a top African Union health official told reporters Thursday. “It’s a separate lineage from the U.K. and South Africa,” the head of the African Union’s Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, John Nkengasong, said Thursday, speaking of the probable […]

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