Monthly Archives: January 2021

CDC demands face masks on airlines, public transport

[ad_1] Credit: Unsplash / CC0 Public Domain Travelers on planes and on public transport like buses and subways will need to wear face masks from next week to curb the spread of COVID-19. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday released a mask-wearing rule that is based …

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Erectile dysfunction reaches 18 million

[ad_1] Exercise and other lifestyle changes may ease erectile dysfunction in men, study finds By Jennifer WarnerWebMD Health News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MDThursday February 01, 2007 February 1, 2007 – More than 18 million American men suffer from erectile dysfunction, but help may not require a small pill. A …

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As virus cases in California drop, more people than ever die

[ad_1] Credit: Public domain Pixabay / CC0 As a hospice nurse, Antonio Espinoza worked to facilitate the passage of people to death. Barely 36 years old, it seemed unlikely that he would make this trip anytime soon. But when the unpredictable coronavirus struck Espinoza, he went from fever to chills …

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Some autistic children show improvement by age 6: study

[ad_1] By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay reporter WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) – More than 10 percent of preschoolers diagnosed with autism saw improvement in symptoms by age 6. And 20 percent of children made progress in their daily functioning, a new study found. Canadian researchers followed 421 children from diagnosis …

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Novavax COVID-19 vaccine news welcomed in South Africa

[ad_1] Credit: Public domain Pixabay / CC0 News that the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine has been shown to be around 60% effective in HIV-positive patients and that it appears to work against the now dominant variant of the virus in South Africa is greeted with relief in the country, but news …

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Air pollution linked to heart deaths

[ad_1] The risk may be higher than what previous studies suggest By Salynn BoylesWebMD Health News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MDWednesday, January 31, 2007 Jan. 31, 2007 – Air pollution is a much bigger contributor to death from heart disease or stroke than previously recognized, according to the results of …

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