Bald to Bold, Lockdown Locks Embrace All Styles

BALD TO BOLD, LOCKDOWN LOCKS EMBRACE ALL STYLES

One way to measure the passage of time during the pandemic: our hair. It never stops growing. And people can't seem to resist playing...

Risky Ink: Tattoos May Lead to Body's Overheating

RISKY INK: TATTOOS MAY LEAD TO BODY'S OVERHEATING

The study found that tattooed skin on arms "has reduced sweat rates, and thus potential heat loss capacity, during , compared to adjacent...

 
 
 
Trump, Biden Face Off in Chaotic First Debate

TRUMP, BIDEN FACE OFF IN CHAOTIC FIRST DEBATE

During the 90-minute debate, the candidates sparred over the COVID-19 response and the future of the Affordable Care Act.

Pets Helped People Cope During Pandemic: Study

PETS HELPED PEOPLE COPE DURING PANDEMIC: STUDY

More than 90% said their pet helped them cope emotionally with the lockdown and 96% said their pet helped keep them fit and active.

 
 
 
Positive Coronavirus Tests Shut Down Two NFL Teams

POSITIVE CORONAVIRUS TESTS SHUT DOWN TWO NFL TEAMS

The Vikings hosted the Titans this past Sunday in Minneapolis but, as of Tuesday morning, had no positive test results for anyone on...

Was FDA Lax in Approving Opioids Too Easily?

WAS FDA LAX IN APPROVING OPIOIDS TOO EASILY?

For at least two decades, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been approving new formulations of prescription opioids without...

 
 
 
NYC Will Fine People Who Don't Wear Masks

NYC WILL FINE PEOPLE WHO DON'T WEAR MASKS

People in New York City who aren't wearing a mask will first be offered one.

COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Shows Promise for Elderly

COVID-19 VACCINE TRIAL SHOWS PROMISE FOR ELDERLY

If the antibody responses seen in the study translate into protection against the infection, the results could mean the elderly - the...

 
 
 
End Ban on Cornea Donations from Gay Men: Study

END BAN ON CORNEA DONATIONS FROM GAY MEN: STUDY

A corneal transplant can cure some forms of blindness and visual impairment. The United States bans men from donating if they have...

Closer Look: Trump, Biden Plans on Health Care

CLOSER LOOK: TRUMP, BIDEN PLANS ON HEALTH CARE

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have greatly different plans for improving Americans' health care and for...

 
 
 
Do Fasting Diets Work? Study Finds Little Benefit

DO FASTING DIETS WORK? STUDY FINDS LITTLE BENEFIT

In a new clinical trial, researchers found that one type of intermittent fasting did help overweight and obese adults drop a couple...

Pandemic Has More Americans Turning to Alcohol

PANDEMIC HAS MORE AMERICANS TURNING TO ALCOHOL

Overall, there was a 14% jump in drinking frequency this past spring among U.S. adults over 30 when compared to last year at the same...

 
 
 
Women Get Worse Care for Heart Attack

WOMEN GET WORSE CARE FOR HEART ATTACK

Women aged 18 to 55 are less likely to receive the tests and aggressive treatment that men routinely receive, and are more likely to...

Lockdown Could Worsen Hearing Woes for Seniors

LOCKDOWN COULD WORSEN HEARING WOES FOR SENIORS

Older adults who use hearing aids may be using them less, because they think there's no one to interact with. This can reduce sound...

 
 
 
Study Confirms Minorities at Higher Odds of COVID

STUDY CONFIRMS MINORITIES AT HIGHER ODDS OF COVID

Between Feb. 8 and July 22, more than 254,000 people were tested and more than 16,000 were positive for COVID-19. Among Black patients,...

Most Newborns of COVID-19-Infected Moms Fare Well

MOST NEWBORNS OF COVID-19-INFECTED MOMS FARE WELL

These newborns generally do well in the six to eight weeks after birth, but more are admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit if...

 
 
 
Brain-Eating Amoeba in Texas City's Tap Water

BRAIN-EATING AMOEBA IN TEXAS CITY'S TAP WATER

Lake Jackson issued a "do not use water order" and requested an emergency declaration from the state.

Doctors Wary of Rushed COVID Vaccine

DOCTORS WARY OF RUSHED COVID VACCINE

Only 17% of doctors say they will get a COVID-19 vaccine if it is authorized before all clinical trials have been completed, according...

 
 
 
Privacy Concerns Hindering Digital Contact Tracing

PRIVACY CONCERNS HINDERING DIGITAL CONTACT TRACING

To try to make that easier, countries and states are turning digital. Smartphone apps allow anyone, whether they have COVID or just...

33% of Parents Won't Get Flu Shots for Their Kids

33% OF PARENTS WON'T GET FLU SHOTS FOR THEIR KIDS

Parents who didn't take their children for a flu shot last year are least likely to do so this year , while parents who took their...

 
 
 



Anxiety, Depression, and Women; Suicide Linked to ADHD

Anxiety, Depression, and Women; Suicide Linked to ADHD

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, women were more likely to report symptoms of anxiety and depression versus men. However, Black and Hispanic women were less likely to receive... Read more ...

Gal Gadot's Trainer Swears by Sprinter Lunges For a Stronger Core and Cardio...

Gal Gadot's Trainer Swears by Sprinter Lunges For a Stronger Core and Cardio Training

Image Those heavy-breathing, sweaty, heart-pumping moments in a workout are challenging, but they're also so rewarding - there's no denying how hard your body is working... Read more ...

Giving the HPV vaccine to schoolgirls 'slashes risk of cervical cancer by 88%'

Giving the HPV vaccine to schoolgirls 'slashes risk of cervical cancer by 88%'

In the biggest study yet to evaluate the success of the vaccine, experts at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden followed 1.7million women over 11 years. Around 500,000 had... Read more ...

Soros-backed coalition of Marxists preparing to “fight like hell” to steal...

Soros-backed coalition of Marxists preparing to “fight like hell” to steal the elections from Trump, Republicans

As we head into the November elections, at this point in our country's history two things have become glaringly obvious. One, Democrats do not think they can legitimately win... Read more ...

Patients With Psych Disorders at Elevated Risk of COVID-19 Death

Patients With Psych Disorders at Elevated Risk of COVID-19 Death

Patients with mental illness are more at risk for severe COVID-19 outcomes than the general population, according to a study from a large hospital system. Among 1,685 patients... Read more ...

Lower Type 2 diabetes risk by following a plant-based diet and eating less meat

Lower Type 2 diabetes risk by following a plant-based diet and eating less meat

A review published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine found that plant-based diets can help lower a person's risk of Type 2 diabetes by as much as 23 percent. This result... Read more ...

Trump, Biden Face Off in Chaotic First Debate

Trump, Biden Face Off in Chaotic First Debate

During the 90-minute debate, the candidates sparred over the COVID-19 response and the future of the Affordable Care Act. Read more ...

More than 4,000 New York children have lost a parent to coronavirus, report...

More than 4,000 New York children have lost a parent to coronavirus, report finds

A new report claims that 4,200 children in New York state have lost a parent or a guardian to coronavirus between March 2020 and July 2020, with 57% of them living in the... Read more ...

Was FDA Lax in Approving Opioids Too Easily?

Was FDA Lax in Approving Opioids Too Easily?

For at least two decades, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been approving new formulations of prescription opioids without requiring drug manufacturers to gather... Read more ...

Positive Coronavirus Tests Shut Down Two NFL Teams

Positive Coronavirus Tests Shut Down Two NFL Teams

The Vikings hosted the Titans this past Sunday in Minneapolis but, as of Tuesday morning, had no positive test results for anyone on their club, NBC News reported. Read more ...