Tag: Medical

Italy Surpasses 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths

Italy’s death toll from the coronavirus surpassed 100,000 on Monday, a year after it became the first country in Europe…

In Surprise Twist, COVID-19 Can Cause Weird Skin Rashes. Here’s What to Look Out For

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, a dry cough, and losing your sense of taste and smell. Other signs that are…

No, The COVID-19 Vaccines Don’t Cause Infertility. Here’s Why

Recent posts on social media have claimed that the newly approved COVID-19 vaccines cause infertility. The biological mechanism by which the vaccines…

COVID-19 Exposes Hearing Problems

WASHINGTON – The World Health Organization says one in 10 people worldwide is expected to suffer from hearing loss by…

Study of Over 600,000 Women Shows Almost Half Are Getting The Wrong UTI Treatment

Across the United States, in both rural and urban settings, most women with private health insurance are receiving inappropriate treatment…

There’s Another New Variant of SARS-CoV-2 Spreading Fast. Here’s What We Know So Far

A coronavirus variant called B1525 has become one of the most recent additions to the global variant watch list and has been included in…

Turns Out We Don’t Know Why Lungs Make Wheezing Noises. But We Just Got a New Clue

Wheezing is a common occurrence that most of us will have experienced, whether temporarily through something like hayfever or a…

1.3 million Nigerians with HIV on treatment -NACA

Eniola Akinkuotu , AbujaThe National Agency for the Control of AIDS says 1 , 354 , 314 out of the…

Israeli Economy Reopening Following Coronavirus Shutdown

JERUSALEM – Israel has reopened many schools, malls and gyms that were closed for several weeks. Some venues, however, are…

Russia Detects First Case of Avian Flu Strain in Humans, Alerts WHO

MOSCOW – Russia said Saturday that its scientists had detected the world’s first case of transmission of the H5N8 strain…