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Pandemic Motivating More Parents to Get Their Kids the Flu Shot

Home » The Canadian Press » Pandemic Motivating More Parents to Get Their Kids the Flu ShotBy The Canadian PressA nurse prepares a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta on Feb. 7, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, David Goldman)VANCOUVER — A new study from the University of British Columbia suggests the COVID-19 pandemic may…

Sergipe tem aumento de infectados por coronavírus

A Secretaria de Estado da Saúde (SES) divulga nesta quinta-feira (13), o boletim epidemiológico do coronavírus, com 945 casos e 18 novos óbitos. Em Sergipe, 66.810 pessoas já testaram positivo para a Covid-19 e 1.670 morreram. Dos 18 óbitos, 14 estavam em investigação e foram confirmados. Até o momento, 52.842 pacientes foram curados. Uma morte,…

CDC Details COVID-19’s Massive Mental Health Impact

Nearly 11% of American adults seriously considered suicide this June, according to CDC data. Among 5,470 people surveyed in the last week of June, 30.9% reported symptoms of an anxiety or a depressive disorder, 25.3% reported a traumatic or stressor-related disorder (TSRD), and 13.3% said they were using substances to cope with the pandemic's stressors,…

Ini 9 gejala penyakit diabetes yang sering tidak disadari

Kesehatan Umum Jumat, 14 Agustus 2020 | 12:29 WIB Sumber: Kompas.com ILUSTRASI. ilustrasi kesehatan tes gula darah, diabetes. Foto di Jakarta (03/11). Kontan/Alri kemas KONTAN.CO.ID -  Penyakit diabetes mellitus kerap disebut sebagai silent killer karena gejalanya sering tak disadari tapi bisa begitu mematikan. Cara terbaik untuk mengetahui apakah Anda mengalami diabetes atau tidak adalah dengan…

COVID-19 mental health fallout: Women more stressed than men during lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic and the unprecedented lockdown that followed have led to the rise in stress levels among people worldwide. Various studies have warned of an impending risk of a major global mental health crisis due to the coronavirus outbreak. Young women seem to be at particular risk of developing mental health problems as a…

This type of exercise may increase your risk of catching COVID-19, warn experts

TIMESOFINDIA.COM | Last updated on - Aug 14, 2020, 10:52 ISTclose01/9Exercising in the times of COVID-19 pandemicExercise is super beneficial for your body. From keeping you fit, accelerating weight loss and maintaining strong immune health, every healthy individual should clock in 30-45 minutes of physical activity every day for better health.readmore02/9It's important you clock in…

B.C. baby randomly selected by drug company to receive life-changing $3 million treatment

Zolgensma, gifts a treatment to someone about every two weeks.Little Lucy Van Doormaal was chosen from a worldwide pool of candidates.“We were just in complete shock and then obviously overjoyed,” mom Laura told Global News.Zolgensma will give Lucy the gene she is missing, and although it won’t correct any loss of muscle movement so far,…

Genomic analysis finds link between antibiotic resistance and heavy metal contamination -Medical.net

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Aug 13 2020 Antibiotic resistance is an increasing health problem, but new research suggests it is not only caused by the overuse of antibiotics. It's also caused by pollution. Using a process known as genomic analysis, University of Georgia scientists found a strong correlation between antibiotic resistance and heavy metal contamination…