COVID-19 leads to high hospital mortality in patients with pulmonary hypertension

COVID-19 leads to high hospital mortality in patients with pulmonary hypertension

September 29, 2022 2 minutes reading Source/Revelations disclosures: Montani reports to the institution that it has received grants or contracts from Acceleron, Janssen and Merck; Acceleron advisory fees; and fees from Bayer, Janssen and Merck. See the study for all relevant financial disclosures from the other authors. ADD TOPIC TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email … Read more

The search for a vaccine for urinary tract infections

The search for a vaccine for urinary tract infections

If you are alive and in possession of a vagina, chances are you will get a urinary tract infection at some point in your life. UTIs are one of the most common bacterial infections, so you might assume that modern medicine has nearly perfected its treatment options for this uncomfortable and potentially dangerous condition. Unfortunately … Read more

More than 16,000 cancer deaths from COVID-19 complications in US in 2020, new study says

More than 16,000 cancer deaths from COVID-19 complications in US in 2020, new study says

Newswise — ATLANTA, September 29, 2022 — From March to December 2020, more than 16,000 cancer deaths in the United States were due to complications from COVID-19, according to a new study led by researchers at the American Cancer Society (ACS). Also, higher rates of deaths from blood or prostate cancer were due to COVID-19 … Read more

Some officials now say monkeypox elimination is unlikely in the US

Some officials now say monkeypox elimination is unlikely in the US

NEW YORK (AP) — Some US health officials admit monkeypox is unlikely to go away anytime soon. The spread of the disease is slowing, but the virus is so widespread that elimination is unlikely, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That conclusion was stated in a recent CDC report, and reiterated Friday … Read more

Influencer Meredith Staggers says her migraine turned out to be a life-threatening brain aneurysm

Influencer Meredith Staggers says her migraine turned out to be a life-threatening brain aneurysm

meredith falters meredith falters/Instagram Meredith Staggers was driving through Houston, Texas on August 4 to run errands when she was struck with a blinding headache and had to stop on the side of a busy road. The 35-year-old founder of Cake & Confetti suffered from migraines during her pregnancy before her third child was born … Read more

Side Effects Of Flu Shots Like Fatigue Don’t Mean You Have The Flu, But They Do Exist — Here Are The Ones You Need To Know

Side Effects Of Flu Shots Like Fatigue Don’t Mean You Have The Flu, But They Do Exist — Here Are The Ones You Need To Know

During a normal season, the flu affects five to twenty percent of the population. That’s tens of millions of individuals in the United States alone. And the severity of the virus varies — some people will experience mild symptoms, while others will die from the flu. According to the World Health Organization, seasonal flu kills … Read more