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Struggling to Focus? Try Video Games
on November 23, 2022 at 4:36 pm
You may know that video games can help kids with ADHD, but growing research suggests they could aid attention and working memory for just about everyone.
Thanksgiving Kitchen Safety Tips for the Whole Family
on November 23, 2022 at 4:35 pm
Here are tips to keep even the youngest members of the family safe during meal preparation.
What to Know About Your Health Insurer’s Formulary Drug List
on November 23, 2022 at 3:46 pm
How do drug formularies work? Learn more about your health insurer's list of preferred drugs and how it can save you money.
A NY Hospital System Has a Big-Time Chef Making Big Changes
on November 23, 2022 at 2:28 pm
From the moment you walk into the massive kitchen at Northern Westchester Hospital, you quickly realize that bland, processed food isn’t on the menu for patients at this hospital that’s part of the largest health care system in New York state.
Fauci Urges Americans 'One Last Time' to Get COVID Shots
on November 22, 2022 at 10:44 pm
Anthony Fauci, MD, stood at the White House press briefing podium “one last time” as he bid farewell to reporters on Tuesday ahead of stepping down as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases next month.
Why Some Groups Vaccinate Less
on November 22, 2022 at 9:38 pm
Misinformation could lead to widening vaccine disparities in babies and toddlers. Here’s what parents need to know to protect their kids.
Keep Food Poisoning at Bay This Holiday Season
on November 22, 2022 at 7:01 pm
According to the CDC, about 48 million Americans get sick from food poisoning each year, causing 128,000 to be hospitalized and 3,000 to die.
Bacterial Infections to Blame for 1 in Every 8 Deaths Worldwide
on November 22, 2022 at 6:55 pm
A new report finds about 7.7 million people died in 2019 from infection with one of 33 common types of bacteria.
Tips to Navigating Thanksgiving Dinner If You Have Diabetes
on November 22, 2022 at 6:51 pm
Start the day by eating a healthy breakfast such as a frittata with lots of vegetables or Greek yogurt with nuts.
A Growing List of Musicians Sidelined Due to Long COVID
on November 22, 2022 at 6:38 pm
For many artists, it’s the elephant in the room they don’t want to talk about in an industry that depends on people being around one another.
Could This Computer Help You Beat Cancer?
on November 22, 2022 at 6:01 pm
Perhaps overshadowed by the widespread emergence of AI and virtual medicine, quantum computing is quietly poised to transform – down to the last atom – how we attack big problems like cancer and drug development.
Without Guidelines, Docs Make Their Own Long COVID Protocols
on November 22, 2022 at 5:27 pm
Treating the condition requires equal combinations of skill, experience, and intuition, and doctors waiting for guidelines have started cobbling together treatment plans designed to ease the worst symptoms.
A Day in My Life With Inoperable Lung Cancer
on November 22, 2022 at 4:40 pm
A woman diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer recounts how she maintains the normalcy of her family and work life while also adjusting to the new normal of living with lung cancer.
Inoperable Lung Cancer: The Emotional Side of Treatment I Wasn’t Prepared For
on November 22, 2022 at 4:36 pm
Find out how one woman has navigated the emotional ups and downs of life brought on by inoperable lung cancer.
Lung Cancer: Advice That Helps, Advice That Hurts
on November 22, 2022 at 4:35 pm
A non-small-cell lung cancer survivor and advocate shares the words that helped and hurt her the most.
Lung Cancer: How My Health Care Team Helped Me
on November 22, 2022 at 4:19 pm
One lung cancer patient explains why finding the right health care team is vitally important.
Treating Inoperable Lung Cancer: A Nurse’s Perspective
on November 22, 2022 at 4:18 pm
Inoperable lung cancer treatment is less likely to cause hair loss that people associate with chemo. Short-term fatigue, nausea, and changes in mood or sexual function are more common but manageable.
Optimizing Treatment for Inoperable Lung Cancer
on November 22, 2022 at 4:17 pm
There are more treatments than ever for inoperable lung cancer. Here’s how to make your therapy work toward its fullest.
Myocarditis After COVID Vaccine Still Rare, But Risks Remain
on November 22, 2022 at 3:24 pm
Still, the number of people who developed myocarditis, or heart inflammation, after vaccination is many times less than what's seen after COVID-19 infection.
Inoperable Lung Cancer: Innovations That Are Changing the Outlook
on November 22, 2022 at 3:20 pm
Innovations for inoperable lung cancer like CT-scan-guided radiation and immunotherapy may soon be combined to fight lung cancer more effectively.