Difficulty breathing is one of the most common severe COVID-19 symptoms, and as photos of people waiting in long lines for oxygen canisters in India and elsewhere attest, supplies of medical oxygen are far from
New research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine has shed light on the No. 1 cause of epilepsy deaths, suggesting a long-sought answer for why some patients die unexpectedly following an epileptic seizure.
It’s been one month since Ashley Tisdale gave birth to her and Christopher French’s daughter, Jupiter — and Vanessa Hudgens can’t wait to meet the little one. Fifty Shades’ Brant Daugherty and More Stars Welcoming
There is consistent, strong evidence that the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19, is predominantly transmitted through the air, according to a new assessment published today in the medical journal Lancet. Therefore, public health measures that
In an average year, 1.35 million people die on the world’s roads and another 50 million are seriously injured. Most (93%) of the deaths happen in low- and middle-income countries, and sub-Saharan Africa is the
One of the most significant genetic risk factors for developing Alzheimer’s disease is a gene called APOE4, which is carried by almost half of all Alzheimer’s patients. A new study from MIT shows that this
Several proposals have emerged on how to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine, but they fall short in ensuring that the vaccine is distributed fairly. A team including Binghamton University professor Nicole Hassoun suggests three ways to
The national lockdown means we’ve spent most of this winter stuck inside – and while that’s good for helping to bring down the number of cases of coronavirus, it is a problem for our vitamin
The pandemic has taken its toll on many peoples’ mental health. Given the fear of the virus and the government restrictions on movement many may understandably be feeling more lonely, anxious, and depressed than usual.
Why lockdown could be wrecking Britain’s eyesight: Lack of daylight and hours staring at small screens may have side-effect you didn’t see coming, experts warn From loneliness due to reduced social contact to injuries from