• Tue. Mar 9th, 2021

Month: December 2020

  • Home
  • Free city child care available next week for front-line workers

Free city child care available next week for front-line workers

Author of the article:Trevor WilhelmPublishing date:Dec 31, 2020  •   •  1 minute readChild care work i Photo by Matt Cardy /Getty ImagesArticle contentFree emergency child care will be available next…

Video: The Healthy Nurse Who Died at 40 on the COVID Frontline: ‘She Was the Best Mom I Ever Had’

Yolanda Coar was 40 when she died of COVID-19 in August 2020 in Augusta, Georgia. She was also a nurse manager, and one of nearly 3,000 frontline workers who have…

Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Confirmed in NEJM Study

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The recently authorized COVID-19 vaccine developed by Moderna and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

Two Genes in Prefrontal Cortex Implicated in PTSD

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A post-mortem analysis of brain tissue from people diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) revealed that two genes in the prefrontal cortex, ELFN1 and UBA7,…

Higher Red-Cell Transfusion Limit for Preemies Offers No Survival, Developmental Benefit

(Reuters Health) - Aggressive use of red-cell transfusion for extremely-low-birth-weight newborns with anemia does not improve survival and fails to stem neurodevelopmental impairment by age 2, doctors behind a new…

Flu Season: No Effect on Elective Heart Surgery Result in Seniors

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Among older adults who underwent elective coronary and aortic valve surgery during influenza seasons, "no consistent associations" were seen between the severity of the season…

ALBI Likely Bests MELD-Na for Outcomes Prediction Across Surgeries

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The Albumin-Bilirubin (ALBI) score more accurately predicted outcomes in patients undergoing pulmonary, elective colorectal and adrenal operations than the Model for End Stage Liver Disease-sodium…

Certain Dungeness crabs recalled because of poisoning risk

The Quinault Tribe of the Northwestern United States is voluntarily recalling almost 58,000 pounds of live or un-eviscerated Dungeness crab because of possible domoic acid contamination, which can cause amnesic…

Face Masks Protect Wearers, Others From COVID: Studies

(Reuters Health) - Two new literature reviews suggest face masks provide some protection to the wearer and when universally worn by the general public they substantially reduce the spread of…

Prince Philip health update: Duke looks ‘fantastic’ in Queen’s candid New Year’s pictures

Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. PRINCE PHILIP has been praised for his appearance along with the Queen as the Royal Family shared some of their favourite pictures…