Respiratory viruses are hitting young children and infants particularly hard this fall and winter season, and experts don’t yet know exactly why.
MONDAY, Nov. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- As most American parents already know, cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a common illness of childhood, are surging this year. Hospitals are filling up with babies and toddlers very ill with the easy-to-catch illness, which is coming back with a vengeance after lying low during the pandemic.
THURSDAY, Nov. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Public health officials are investigating an outbreak of listeria that has infected people in at least six states, hospitalizing 13, killing one and causing the loss of a pregnancy.
FRIDAY, Oct. 28, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 15 percent of U.S. adults with a prior positive COVID-19 test reported current symptoms of long COVID, according to a study published online Oct. 27 in JAMA Network Open.
Lee County in Florida, which was recently devastated by Hurricane Ian, has seen an increase in cases of vibrio vulnificus. Vibrio vulnificus i…
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- As men and women enter their golden years, those who regularly fail to get a good night's sleep face a higher risk for developing not one but two serious chronic illnesses at the same time, new research shows.
The U.S. ag department is eyeing big changes in the way chicken and turkey meat is processed to try to cut salmonella illness from food contamination.
Setting has been inconsistent at times. So has serving. Middle blockers haven't generated a lot of offense. Yet, Nebraska isn't slowing down.
THURSDAY, Oct. 6, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A deep-learning algorithm called KIDMATCH can distinguish between multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), Kawasaki disease, and other similar febrile illnesses in children, according to a study published in the October issue of The Lancet Digital Health.
A serious illness has caused Coldplay to pause their tour.
In a Facebook post, a representative for the Four Winds Casino announced that the Give More Love singer would not be playing that night. "Ring…
Ringo Starr's show in New Buffalo, Michigan, was cancelled on Saturday night (01.10.22) after the drummer fell ill.
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 28, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- It's very frustrating to get a COVID-19 vaccine and then wind up catching the virus anyway.
About two and a half years into the pandemic, you might be wearing masks less often and traveling more often than you did last year. Most countries have lifted the…
FRIDAY, Sept. 2, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A total of 97 people across six states have now been made ill by E. coli, in an outbreak possibly tied to contaminated lettuce used in sandwiches sold at Wendy's restaurants.
FRIDAY, Aug 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) - - A total of 84 people across four states have now been made ill by E. coli, in an outbreak possibly tied to contaminated lettuce used in sandwiches sold at Wendy's restaurants.
TUESDAY, Aug. 23, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Regular physical activity is associated with a reduced likelihood of adverse COVID-19 outcomes, including severe illness and death, according to a review published online Aug. 22 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.
Everyone eats – intentionally or unintentionally – millions to billions of live microbes every day. Most are completely harmless, but some can cause serious illnesses in humans.