Category: Heath

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Common painkiller acetaminophen could alter fetal development, researchers warn

Common painkiller acetaminophen could alter fetal development, researchers warn

A group of researchers is calling for greater caution in the use of paracetamol during pregnancy.Paracetamol, commonly known as acetaminophen or AP [...]
Exercise and weight loss: Why working out may not help as much as you think

Exercise and weight loss: Why working out may not help as much as you think

A new study of how physical activity impacts the metabolism of humans suggests that increasing levels of activity may bring diminishing returns in [...]

COVID-19 variant R.1 is ‘something really to watch,' researcher says

As the coronavirus continues to spread around the world, researchers are keeping a close eye on the R.1 variant in the United States. The U.S. Cent [...]
CDC advisers try to work out the details on booster shots

CDC advisers try to work out the details on booster shots

With booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine now authorized in the U.S., government advisers reconvened on Thursday to tackle the most contentio [...]
Asthma organization warns of new social media trend using hydrogen peroxide to treat COVID-19

Asthma organization warns of new social media trend using hydrogen peroxide to treat COVID-19

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has issued a warning about a concerning new social media trend in which people are breathing in [...]
New York health chief, defender of Cuomo COVID policies, resigning

New York health chief, defender of Cuomo COVID policies, resigning

New York Health Commissioner Howard Zucker, who was a leading defender of former Gov. Andrew Cuomo's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, has submitt [...]
Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?

Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?

Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?Experts say there's no strong evidence that it makes children and teens sicker than earlier [...]
What does waning COVID-19 vaccine immunity mean for the vaccinated?

What does waning COVID-19 vaccine immunity mean for the vaccinated?

As COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers await U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval on booster shots, millions of fully vaccinated Americans wonder [...]
How to treat dry eyes

How to treat dry eyes

Dry eyes are a common and oftentimes chronic condition that impacts nearly 16 million Americans.A part of the natural aging process, women are more [...]
How sleeping less than 7 hours a night can lead to weight gain

How sleeping less than 7 hours a night can lead to weight gain

Sleeping fewer than seven hours a night can lead to poorer snacking choices, researchers say. In a new study published in the Journal of the Academ [...]
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