AMA warns 'patient health is at risk' post-Roe, calls for 'clear guidance' on state abortion laws

The American Medical Association (AMA) and three other health organizations warned on Thursday that patients’ health is at risk in the aftermath of the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade and called on state officials across the country to give “clear guidance” on the interpretation of their abortion laws.  The AMA, American Pharmacists Association, American Society… Continue reading AMA warns 'patient health is at risk' post-Roe, calls for 'clear guidance' on state abortion laws

CDC Warns About Potentially Deadly Virus in Infants

July 15, 2022 – The potentially fatal parechovirus is now circulating in multiple states, causing fevers, seizures, and sepsis-like symptoms, including confusion and extreme pain, according to the CDC. Human parechoviruses are common in children, and most have been infected before they start kindergarten, the CDC said. Between ages 6 months and 5 years, symptoms… Continue reading CDC Warns About Potentially Deadly Virus in Infants

Covid: WHO warns pandemic not over amid Europe case records

In Denmark, officials reported a record 33,493 new daily cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday, while health authorities in Italy recorded 228,179 new infections, up from 83,403 the previous day. In Germany a record 112,323 new cases were reported on Wednesday, and the incidence rate of cases per 100,000 people also climbed to a new high… Continue reading Covid: WHO warns pandemic not over amid Europe case records

Covid: Socialise carefully warns PM, amid record UK cases

Pubs and restaurants are not closing, the PM insists – but he and Prof Chris Whitty urge caution. Source link

Covid: New UK cases record as Whitty warns worse to come

Prof Chris Whitty says Omicron is moving at a phenomenal pace, after 78,610 people test positive in a day. Source link

Moderna Warns of ‘Material Drop’ in Vaccine Efficacy Against Omicron

Nov. 30, 2021 — The Moderna CEO says existing COVID-19 vaccines will likely be less effective against the new Omicron variant. “There is no world, I think, where [the effectiveness] is the same level … we had with Delta,” Stephane Bancel told the Financial Times. “I think it’s going to be a material drop,” he… Continue reading Moderna Warns of ‘Material Drop’ in Vaccine Efficacy Against Omicron

Omicron: WHO warns of 'high infection risk' around globe

Omicron could lead to severe consequences in some regions, the World Health Organization has warned. Source link

Don’t Wash Your Thanksgiving Turkey, CDC Warns

Nov. 22, 2021 With Thanksgiving almost here, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued tips on the safest way to prepare your turkey. First of all, you should not wash or rinse your bird. That may seem counterintuitive, but washing the turkey can spread germs and bacteria all over your kitchen. “Federal… Continue reading Don’t Wash Your Thanksgiving Turkey, CDC Warns

WHO Warns of 700,000 More COVID-19 Deaths in Europe by March

Nov. 24, 2021 — Countries across Europe are facing another surge in coronavirus cases, which could lead to another 700,000 deaths by March 1 if current trends continue, the WHO announced on Tuesday. More than 1.5 million people have already died from COVID-19 in the 53 countries that make up the World Health Organization’s European… Continue reading WHO Warns of 700,000 More COVID-19 Deaths in Europe by March

Don’t Wash Your Thanksgiving Turkey, CDC Warns

Nov. 22, 2021 With Thanksgiving almost here, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued tips on the safest way to prepare your turkey. First of all, you should not wash or rinse your bird. That may seem counterintuitive, but washing the turkey can spread germs and bacteria all over your kitchen. “Federal… Continue reading Don’t Wash Your Thanksgiving Turkey, CDC Warns