High Viral Load in Lungs Drives Fatal COVID-19

TUESDAY, Aug. 31, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A high amount of coronavirus in the lungs…

As Delta Surges, Contact Tracing Re-Takes COVID Center Stage

Ilish Pérez, health educator, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. True Beck, COVID-19 response manager,…

Pandemic Brought Big Drop in Breast Cancer Screenings

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Aug. 31, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Many parts of the United…

How to Ease Your Anxiety

Everyone feels anxious from time to time. Occasional anxiety is a normal reaction to uncertainty about…

4-in-1 Blood Pressure Pill Could Improve Outcomes

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A four-in-one pill containing…

Two Women Charged in Fake COVID Vaccination Card Scam

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A woman who calls herself AntiVaxMomma on social…

Africa Will Get 30% of COVID Vaccines It Needs by February

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) — In…

As Opioid Deaths Climb, Human Trials Begin for Vaccine

Sept. 15, 2021 — Opioid-related drug overdose deaths in the United States exploded to an…

How Plant-Based ‘Meat’ May Help You and Save the Environment

“It can be so easy,” she says. “Canned beans, peanut butter, simmered lentils, brown rice,…

Having a Cousin or Grandparent With Colon Cancer Raises Your Risk

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Colon cancer risk runs in…