Going Beyond "The Talk" Proactive Tips to Parents With Sexually Active Children
In a perfect world, parents sit down with their kids, talk to them about the birds and the bees (also known as the "sex talk") while their children actively listen and dutifully obey admonishments about sex. Clearly, we do not live in a perfect world.
Gut Bacteria Produces Molecules to Assist the Body’s Immune System in Combating Cancer
Research conducted has findings that gut bacteria is very versatile, it can even assist the body’s immune system specially to fight off cancer cells. It is a byproduct of molecules that have an effect on cancer that was uncovered during the study, which might be able to prevent the mitigate malignant cells causing damage to host cells.
FDA Affixes Warning About Rare Nerve Syndrome Reaction to Johnson & Johnson Vaccine; 100 People Contract the Syndrome
US regulators attached a new warning to Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine regarding links to a rare and potentially harmful neurological reaction. One hundred people developed the syndrome following the receiving of one dose.
FDA Calls for Investigation of the Approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s Drug amid Backlash
The FDA chief, Janet Woodcock, M.D., has requested for an investigation of Biogen's Alzheimer's drug after recognizing a significant attention and controversy over the approval last month.
Belgian Woman Dead After Contracting 2 Different COVID-19 Variants, Raising Concerns of Simultaneous Outbreaks
A 90-year-old woman from Belgium reportedly died after contracting two different coronavirus variants in March 2021. Medical professionals said the case showed the possibility that a person can have multiple strains of the COVID-19 virus which could lead to more severe symptoms and death.
Human Grow Old Faster Due to Exposure in Pollutants That Affects Cell's Aging
According to a study. cells age faster that is aggravated by the exposure to pollutants that have a direct effect. The environment has become toxic and it directly affects our cells with the subtle alteration from continual exposure to the elements.
Sydney Records First COVID-19 Death; Authorities Announce 77 New Cases
Australia declared its first COVID-19-related death in the ongoing Sydney virus outbreak on Sunday. Authorities declared a record 77 new cases in Sydney.
Electronic Devices Like Fitness Trackers Might Show COVID Recovery Time
Researchers allege that fitness trackers might show COVID recovery time, and are helping them track after effects. Studying how long someone gets better can be achieved with personal data used to track and understand the disease more.
CDC Eases School Guidance, Sets New Recommendations
The CDC is providing schools more flexibility in choosing how to safely keep children in classrooms while shielding them against the further spread of COVID-19 as new variants, like the Delta variant, are becoming highly contagious.
Illinois Vaccine Lottery $1M Prize Granted to Chicago Resident; Those Who Had At Least One Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Are Eligible
The initial $1 million vaccine lottery winner is from Chicago as declared on Thursday. Four people were announced as winners.
Researchers Isolate Several Rare Gene Mutations Capable of Preventing Weight Gain
A study done by researchers identifies rare gene mutations capable of preventing weight gain in individuals. The discovery of these snippets on the DNA gives a clue why some can eat more and stay thin, while others become obese.
Pfizer Developing COVID-19 Booster Shot Against Delta Variant; Delta Variant Expected to Cause Surge in Cases in Fall
Pfizer and BioNTech declared on Thursday that they are creating a COVID-19 booster shot purported to target the delta variant. Delta is estimated by the WHO to be 55% more transmissible than alpha.
New COVID-19 Symptoms Include Headache, Runny Nose Amid Surge of Infections, Study Says
An ongoing UK study recorded the top five most reported symptoms among individuals infected by COVID-19. The researchers said the data was collected through an app where residents can input their symptoms.
Laboratory Developed Protein SpikesSimilar to the COVID-19 Virus Shows How they Are Made
Scientists create laboratory-developed protein spikes that are similar to the COVID-19 virus to be used in determining how they are made by SARS-CoV-2. The virus is a mystery and the spike is where the infection starts, examining this process might give insight into how to stop the pathogenic transmission.
New Jersey Legislation Makes Through Tenant Screening More Important Than Ever
The past year has been tough on everyone. You don’t have to look much past real estate and housing to see these challenges on full display. While most of the focus has been on unemployment and how it’s impacted renters and their ability to make payments, landlords have been affected, too.