Social jet lag can cause holiday sluggishness.
The holidays are in full swing.
Respiratory viruses are hitting young children and infants particularly hard this fall and winter season, and experts don’t yet know exactly why.
MONDAY, Nov. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- As most American parents already know, cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a common illness of childhood, are surging this year. Hospitals are filling up with babies and toddlers very ill with the easy-to-catch illness, which is coming back with a vengeance after lying low during the pandemic.
Annually tracked, the influenza virus has a harsh, established history of causing millions of illnesses, hundreds of thousands of hospitalizat…
THURSDAY, Nov. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Public health officials are investigating an outbreak of listeria that has infected people in at least six states, hospitalizing 13, killing one and causing the loss of a pregnancy.
A balanced lifestyle is important for everyone’s personal health and overall well-being.
NEW YORK — The U.S. flu season is off to an unusually fast start, adding to an autumn mix of viruses that have been filling hospitals and doctor waiting rooms.
The measures that helped keep us safe from COVID-19 over the past 2½ years — physical distancing, wearing masks, along with frequent hand wash…
FRIDAY, Oct. 28, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 15 percent of U.S. adults with a prior positive COVID-19 test reported current symptoms of long COVID, according to a study published online Oct. 27 in JAMA Network Open.
Many experts agree the tension between a widespread belief that cannabis is an effective treatment for a myriad of ailments and a lack of scie…
Lee County in Florida, which was recently devastated by Hurricane Ian, has seen an increase in cases of vibrio vulnificus. Vibrio vulnificus i…
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- As men and women enter their golden years, those who regularly fail to get a good night's sleep face a higher risk for developing not one but two serious chronic illnesses at the same time, new research shows.
The U.S. ag department is eyeing big changes in the way chicken and turkey meat is processed to try to cut salmonella illness from food contamination.
I agree with the powerful statement: “The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison.”
Life’s demands add-up.
THURSDAY, Oct. 6, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A deep-learning algorithm called KIDMATCH can distinguish between multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), Kawasaki disease, and other similar febrile illnesses in children, according to a study published in the October issue of The Lancet Digital Health.
A serious illness has caused Coldplay to pause their tour.