10 dietary tips to reduce heart disease and stroke risk, according to new research

The American Heart Association (AHA) on Tuesday outlined 10 key features of a heart-healthy eating pattern. The organization's new scientific statement, titled "2021 Dietary...

Fauci dismisses study on delta efficacy between Moderna, Pfizer as guide for booster shots

Dr. Anthony Fauci has dismissed a study that deemed the Moderna vaccine as more effective than the Pfizer one against the COVID-19 delta...

Major health groups call for COVID-19 vaccine mandates for health care workers

Health care professionals from over 50 organizations representing millions of workers called for mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations among all health care and long-term care...

COVID-19 hospital airborne transmission prevented by air filters, study suggests

COVID-19 particles can be effectively filtered from the air to prevent transmission in the hospital using portable air filters and ultraviolet (UV) light...

EU agency to confirm AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine blood clot link, official says

ROME – A top official at the European Medicines Agency says there is a causal link between AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine and rare blood...

Erectile dysfunction linked to prior coronavirus infection in small study

Researchers say penile tissue samples collected from two men who had recovered from coronavirus months prior suggest that the impact of the illness...

'Black fungus' infections on the rise in India: report

Cases of mucormycosis or "black fungus," a rare but serious fungal infection, are climbing in India among some coronavirus patients, per news reports. Infections...

Western states expand COVID-19 booster access

California is among three U.S. states now allowing coronavirus booster shots for all adults even though federal health officials recommend limiting doses to...

FDA issues proposal to create new category of over-the-counter hearing aids

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a proposal Tuesday to create a new category of over-the-counter hearing aids in an effort to...

Mississippi reports 7 kids in ICU, 2 on life support amid Delta surge

Mississippi’s top health official said Tuesday the state has seven children in the intensive care unit due to COVID-19, including two who are...

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