Mysterious hepatitis outbreak in kids reaches N.J.

The outbreak of mysterious hepatitis cases in children has spread to New Jersey. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating four pediatric cases in the Garden State that could be linked to the acute liver disease, the state Department of Health announced Wednesday in a statement. The children under investigation range from under … Read more

Long Covid symptoms in older Americans are often difficult to recognize, experts say

Lifting his clothes, raising his arms, arranging items in his closet leave Bell short of breath and often trigger severe fatigue. He walks with a cane, only short distances. He’s 50 pounds lighter than when the virus struck. Bell, 70, is among millions of older adults who have grappled with long covid — a population … Read more

UK confirms more cases of monkeypox

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Four additional cases of monkeypox have been confirmed according to a news release from the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), increasing the number of diagnosed cases to seven since May 6th. The three cases reported in London and one linked case in England were not connected with … Read more

CDC 71 new cases of mysterious pediatric hepatitis

Another 71 cases of the mysterious hepatitis have been spotted in the US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed Wednesday. No further deaths were reported over the last two weeks, but previously the CDC revealed it was probing five fatalities in the outbreak — with one in Wisconsin. One more child has required … Read more

What It Is, Benefits & Ingredients

There’s no shortage of studies backing the Mediterranean diet—it offers many potential health benefits, like improved blood sugar control, better cardiovascular outcomes (like lower blood pressure and cholesterol), and can help maintain healthy inflammatory response. But adding the keto angle may take things up a notch. In a 2021 study, researchers compared the outcome of … Read more

New Weight-Loss Intervention Targets Instinctive Desire To Eat

Using a new alternative weight-loss intervention that targets improving a person’s response to internal hunger cues and their ability to resist food, people who are highly responsive to food lost more weight and, importantly, were more successful at keeping the pounds off. People who are highly responsive to food lost more weight and, importantly, were … Read more

Statins May Provide Protection Against Depression

Summary: Statins reduced negative emotional bias in people with depression. The findings suggest statins may provide protection against depression. Source: Elsevier Statins have been hailed as a wonder drug; the cholesterol-lowering drugs have been prescribed to tens of millions of people since their approval in the late 1980s to prevent heart attack and stroke. But … Read more