Tuesday, 19 January 2021

Hot News
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Five unusual signs you may be ignoring - Dr Dawn Harper on signs of vitamin B12 and vitamin D deficiency Vitamin B12 is a crucial mineral that helps the body to make DNA and red blood cells. But many people may be at risk of a B12 deficiency as they get older. There are a few subtle warning...
  • Low-frequency electrical stimulation to orbitofrontal cortex used to treat obsessive-compulsive behaviors - A team of researchers at Boston University has found that applying low-frequency electrical stimulation to the orbitofrontal cortex of obsessive-compulsive behavior patients proved to be effective in reducing such behaviors for up to three months. In their paper published in the journal Nature Medicine, the group describes osing the noninvasive...
  • EU aims to vaccinate 70% of adults by June - The European Union is aiming to inoculate 70 percent of its adult population against the coronavirus by June, European Commission Vice President Margaritis Schinas told a media conference on Tuesday. That aim, agreed in a meeting of all EU commissioners, comes as most member states are struggling to achieve liftoff...
  • How to lose weight fast: Five easy diet and exercise tips to avoid obesity - Weight loss: Expert reveals ‘best sleeping conditions’ to burn fat Losing weight is absolutely crucial if you’re obese, as you may be at risk of a number of deadly medical conditions. But you may also be finding it difficult to shift the pounds during the nationwide lockdown. Here are five...
  • The latest hopeful findings on existing and emerging COVID-19 shots - What is the latest in COVID-19 vaccine advances? Can currently authorized vaccines protect against newly emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants? In this Hope Behind the Headlines feature, we examine these and other questions. New, and possibly more contagious, variants of SARS-CoV-2 — which is the virus that causes COVID-19 — are emerging...
  • Alabama's COVID-19 vaccination efforts ranked last in US: CDC - COVID-19 vaccine being refused by some health workers, first responders: reports Dr. Nicole Saphier discusses vaccine hesitancy and skepticism among frontline workers. Alabama has fallen behind the rest of the country in vaccination efforts, averaging just 2,051 shots per every 100,000 residents. The state, which as of Monday opened up...
  • Estrogen taken during gender-affirming surgeries won’t raise blood clot risk: study - Most transgender women can safely continue their estrogen treatments during gender-affirming surgery, a new study finds. Estrogen therapy and surgery can increase the risk of blood clots, so experts have suggested that transgender women stop taking the hormone when having gender-affirming surgery. But the sudden loss of estrogen was sometimes...
  • Should your child get a COVID test? - If you’re trying to decide whether to have your child tested for COVID-19, talk with your pediatrician, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) suggests. Children and teens with COVID-19 symptoms should be tested immediately. This is especially important if they’re going to school, playing sports or have in-person jobs, according...
  • ‘Follow the science’ and other principles of Biden’s pandemic response plan - Entering the White House at the height of a global pandemic, President-elect Joe Biden’s administration plans to respond by ramping up and simplifying the vaccination process, tackling equity issues, and, above all, following the science, according to two members of Biden’s COVID-19 task force. “From vaccines to therapeutics, to diagnostics,...
  • Pregnant Mena Suvari Says 'Nothing Else Matters' as She Prepares for Son: 'He'll Come First' - Mena Suvari can't wait for her baby boy! The Don't Tell a Soul actress, 41, is expecting her first child with husband Michael Hope, son Christopher Alexander, and she tells Entertainment Tonight that she feels "really lucky" to be entering motherhood soon. "It truly feels like the most important thing that I will ever...
Personal Health

HBO\u2019s Tiger Woods Documentary Reveals a New Villain in the...

One hundred seconds. That’s how long it takes. First, you hear the voice of Earl Woods, and a prophecy for his son. That he would transcend the game of golf. A prophecy that would come true in more ways t...

Scalp Popping is The Latest Trend to Take Over TikTok—But...

You can crack your knuckles, your neck, your back—and, according to TikTok, apparently even your scalp. Hair cracking or scalp popping is a new-to-some phenomenon that's been circulating the social ...

Tyson Foods Managers Took Bets on How Many Workers Would...

Managers and other high-level employees at a Tyson Foods plant in Waterloo, Iowa, are being sued by the family of a deceased employee on allegations that senior staffers were negligent with workers at the start...

One in 5 People Who Survive COVID Will Develop Mental...

COVID-19 is an infectious disease that causes respiratory illness, but its effects can go way beyond that. A large study from Oxford University in the UK found that survivors are at a higher risk of developing ...
Health Problems

MydCombi

Eyenovia Submits New Drug Application to FDA for Pharmacologic Mydriasis with MydCombi NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 29, 2020– Eyenovia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYEN), a clinical stage ophthal...

Novel form of Alzheimer’s protein found in spinal fluid indicates...

A novel form of an Alzheimer’s protein found in the fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord indicates what stage of the disease a person is in, and tracks with tangles of tau protein in the brain, acco...

Study: Respiratory failure in COVID-19 usually not driven by cytokine...

The turning point for people with COVID-19 typically comes in the second week of symptoms. As most people begin to recover, a few others find it increasingly difficult to breathe and wind up in the hospital. It...

Why people buy, trade, donate medications on the black market

Altruism and a lack of access and affordability are three reasons why people with chronic illnesses are turning to the “black market” for medicines and supplies, new research shows. Scientists at Un...
Beauty & Balance

This MAC Collab Is the Closest We'll Get to a...

If you've seen ...

Nordstrom Is Having a Massive Post-Christmas Beauty Sale

All products feature...

Navigating the Era of Hyper-Content

We are living in an ...

Cara Sabin on Change Through Community Commerce

For Cara Sabin, chie...

Bobbi Brown Talks Jones Road, Optimism and Pivoting

Bobbi Brown has long...
Family Health

Pregnant Mena Suvari Says 'Nothing Else Matters' as She Prepares...

Mena Suvari can't wait for her baby boy! The Don't Tell a Soul actress, 41, is expecting her first child with husband Michael Hope, son Christopher Alexander, and she tells Enterta...

Pregnant Brittany Matthews Puts Baby Bump on Display While Modeling...

Brittany Matthews is bumping along! The pregnant fitness trainer, 25, modeled three outfits on her Instagram Wednesday, sharing a trio of mirror selfies that showcased her baby bump while rocking pieces from Ba...

Priyanka Chopra Says She Wants 'as Many' Children as She...

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is hoping for a big brood of children with Nick Jonas! In a recent interview with The Sunday Times, the 38-year-old actress opened up about starting a family with her husband, joking that ...

Jordan McGraw Surprises Pregnant Wife Morgan Stewart with an Intimate...

Morgan Stewart and Jordan McGraw are celebrating their baby on the way. Over the weekend, the 32-year-old host of E! News' Nightly Pop shared that McGraw, 34, planned a special and intimate baby showe...

Stassi Schroeder and Beau Clark Welcome Daughter Hartford Charlie Rose

Stassi Schroeder is a mom. The 32-year-old reality star welcomed a baby girl named Hartford Charlie Rose Clark with husband Beau Clark at 6:57 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 7, a rep confirms exclusively to PEOPLE. Bab...
Kids Health

The role of occupational therapy for children with learning disabilities

Occupational therapy helps individuals optimise their performances in meaningful activities. For children, this would comprise school, play, and social interaction with friends By Dr Franzina Coutinho Seema is ...

Katy Perry Thanks Birthday Boy Orlando Bloom for 'Never Tapping...

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have been sharing how fortunate they feel since the birth of their sweet (and surprisingly calm) baby Daisy Dove. And now, in honor of Bloom’s birthday, Perry is showing just ...

Jessie James Decker Says Eric Is Planning Vasectomy: 'I'm Going...

On the fence. Jessie James Decker isn’t “sure” that she’s ready for her husband, Eric Decker, to get his planned vasectomy. Celebrity Parents Talk Getting Vasectomies, Having Tubes Tied “I’m going t...

Jana Kramer Defends Parenting After Daughter's 'Terrifying' Park Experience

A real reminder. After Jana Kramer briefly lost her 4-year-old daughter, Jolie, at the park, she opened up about the “terrifying” experience to help other moms. Jana Kramer and Mike Caussin: A Timeline of T...

Tarek El Moussa: Coparenting With Christina Anstead Is 'Better' Than...

Moving forward. Tarek El Moussa and Christina Anstead’s coparenting relationship has been improving since their 2016 split. Tarek El Moussa, Christina Anstead’s Quotes About Divorce and Coparenting “W...