Demand for Doctors and Nurses Is Tricky to Predict Demand for Doctors and Nurses Is Tricky to Predict
Making sure the necessary number of doctors and nurses available to care for people in communities is difficult, and a new report warns the latest estimates are off.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Nursing News Source Type: news

CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children
The CDC is urging parents and guardians to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 against COVID-19 once the shot is fully approved.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Federal Judge Dismisses Pilots' Petition Against Vaccine Mandate Federal Judge Dismisses Pilots' Petition Against Vaccine Mandate
A federal judge in Texas has dismissed a request by pilots to stop Southwest Airlines from enforcing its COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Beware 'Pinkwashing' During Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Many companies give back for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but consumers should make sure the money is going where it should. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Demand for Doctors and Nurses Is Tricky to Predict
Making sure the needed number of doctors and nurses available to care for people in communities is difficult, and a new report warns the latest estimates are off. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia: The common condition that raises your risk by 34% - it affects millions in UK
DEMENTIA rates are rising inexorably in the UK and the healthcare system is lurching towards a public health crisis. Many risk factors for dementia are modifiable, one of which affects 35 million people in the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oklahoma Supreme Court Blocks 3 New Antiabortion Laws Oklahoma Supreme Court Blocks 3 New Antiabortion Laws
In a 5-3 ruling on Monday, the court granted a temporary injunction that prevents the laws from taking effect.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Theme park mecca lets pandemic emergency order expire
The mayor of the Florida county that's home to the nation’s biggest theme park resorts is lifting a pandemic-related state of emergency order (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Covid UK: 'Less than 20% chance' government will activate plan B, Whitehall sources say
Despite warning last week that UK daily cases could rise to 100,000 this winter, Downing Street is thought to have taken confidence from the fall in national infections in recent days and optimistic modelling. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Radiation Underused as'Bridge' to Transplant in Liver Cancer Radiation Underused as'Bridge' to Transplant in Liver Cancer
External-beam radiotherapy is an effective bridging therapy for patients with liver cancer who are awaiting transplant, but it is rarely used compared to other liver-directed therapies.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Retained Lens Fragment After Cataract Surgery Retained Lens Fragment After Cataract Surgery
All cataract surgeons will experience a retained lens fragment at some point. Depending on the size and makeup, these fragments can be managed medically and/or surgically.Medscape Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology Expert Column Source Type: news

How did Florida end up with one of the best COVID-19 case and death rates in the US?
Florida was recording 101 cases per 100,000 people and 1.77 new deaths per 100,000 during the peak of its Covid surge. These numbers have since fallen to nine cases per 100,000 and 0.2 deaths per 100K. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA endorses COVID-19 vaccine for ages 5 to 11: What parents need to know
Yale Medicine pediatric experts address common questions and concerns about COVID-19 vaccines for young children. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Covid cases were already falling in children BEFORE half-term
EXCLUSIVE: Department of Health data suggests Covid cases in 5 to 19-year-olds in England peaked on Tuesday before schools broke up for half-term. Scientists said it was possible. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stacey Abrams group donates $1.34M to wipe out medical debts
The political organization led by prominent Democrat Stacey Abrams is branching out into paying off medical debts (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

California plans ambitious effort to vaccinate young children
State officials are preparing to offer COVID vaccine doses to California's 3.5 million children ages 5 to 11 as soon as the end of next week. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II Source Type: news

Fantasy Football: Trade Analyzer for Week 8
In this week's edition of the Trade Analyzer, 4for4 examines two players to deal for and one to send packing. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA and YSM collaborate to promote diversity in clinical trials
The partnership will bolster Yale School of Medicine ’s work on clinical trial education, awareness, and access for underrepresented minorities. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Intel's Next-Gen Alder Lake Processors Are Officially Here, and Now We Know All the Details
The company revealed prices and performance for three of its forthcoming chips. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 risks in kids are small, but vaccines can still save lives, experts say
The overall risk for kids is small, but COVID has become a leading cause of death for children, making vaccination as important as ever, experts say. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money Source Type: news

WHO: Europe had most COVID-19 cases, deaths over last week
The U.N. health agency says Europe stood out as the only major region worldwide to report an increase in both coronavirus cases and deaths over the last week, with double-digit percentage increases in each (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

No Vaccine, Thank You: We're Invincible No Vaccine, Thank You: We're Invincible
Dr F. Perry Wilson addresses the'invincibility factor'in COVID vaccine refusal.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Why you should AVOID coloured contact lenses this Halloween
COLOURED contact lenses are a cheap and easy way to take your mellow Halloween costume into another realm... but they're not totally safe. Here's why you should AVOID coloured contact lenses this Halloween. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When Roger Goodell tells you who he is by thoughtlessly protecting Daniel Snyder, believe him
In case you still bought into Goodell's principled veil, his comments on Snyder and his filthy WFT franchise this week should smash it to bits. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden easily won Virginia. Why is McAuliffe struggling?
ROANOKE, Va. — As Terry McAuliffe made his case for the Democratic nomination for governor of Virginia this summer, he argued the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Risk-Based Antenatal Type-and-Screen Blood Testing Safe Risk-Based Antenatal Type-and-Screen Blood Testing Safe
Implementing a selective type-and-screen blood testing policy in the labor and delivery unit was associated with projected annual savings of close to $200,000, a large single-center study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Here ’s what’s new in today’s release of iOS 15.2 beta 1
Apple today released iOS 15.2 beta 1 to developers. Coming just two days after the public release of iOS 15.1, today’s beta of iOS 15.2... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tom Cotton to AG Garland: 'Thank God you are not on the Supreme Court'
Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., tore into Attorney General Merrick Garland during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday, chastising... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Report: At least 59,000 meat workers caught COVID, 269 died
A U.S. House report says at least 59,000 meatpacking workers became ill with COVID-19 and 269 workers died when the virus tore through the industry last year (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Covid cases and deaths at US meatpacking plants THREE TIMES higher than initially reported figures
An investigation by a house subcommittee into plants belonging to five major U.S. meat companies found that reported Covid cases and deaths could be triple reported numbers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Illinois Senate OKs Repealing Abortion Parental Notification Illinois Senate OKs Repealing Abortion Parental Notification
The Illinois Senate voted Tuesday to repeal a law requiring that parents or guardians be notified when girls younger than 18 are seeking an abortion.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Why Scientists Have Spent Years Mapping This Creature ’s Brain
An enormous new analysis of the wiring of the fruit fly brain is a milestone for the young field of modern connectomics, researchers say. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science Flies Animal Cognition Animal Behavior Brain Research eLife (Journal) Janelia Farm Research Campus (Howard Hughes Medical Institute) Jayaraman, Vivek (1971- ) your-feed-health your-feed-animals Source Type: news

The health risk 'more dangerous' than obesity and as damaging as smoking
OBESITY and smoking are two risk factors for shortening one's life, as both bring about the likelihood of disease. However, one unsuspecting threat to life could be just as dangerous, if not more. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Kids Might Reject Sugar-Free Halloween Candy
Our taste buds really can tell when sweets contain calorie-free sugar substitutes, according to a new study, offering a possible reason for dislike of ‘diet’ treats. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK's daily Covid cases drop for FOURTH day in a row: Infections fall 11% in a week to 43,941
Department of Health bosses posted another 43,941 new infections today, down 10.6 per cent on last week's total of 49,139. But the number of people dying with Covid has continued to increase. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alec Baldwin's 'Rust' movie assistant director admits to gun-safety mistakes, search warrant reveals
The assistant director on the movie “Rust” admitted to a safety lapse, according to a new search warrant obtained by Fox News. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Joe Exotic ready to make 'deal with the devil' in epic 'Tiger King 2' trailer
Joe Exotic may be locked away in federal prison for the next two decades, but he’s still getting that Netflix money. The streamer... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Houston's 'Mattress Mack' bet big on the Astros and could win almost $39 million if they take World Series
If the Houston Astros win the World Series this year, it will be hard to find anybody happier about it than Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Issues First Passport With ‘X’ Gender Marker
The country’s first gender-neutral passport was issued to Dana Zzyym, an intersex military veteran who sued the State Department in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for anxiety: Type of plant fibre shown to reduce symptoms says study
BEST supplements for anxiety could be found in a type of plant fibre with initial studies providing positive results. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rust shooting: officials say single bullet likely caused injury and death after Alec Baldwin fired gun on set
Officers says Alec Baldwin is ‘active part’ of investigation, but said they haven’t yet determined if they’ll bring charges against the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU's top court fines Poland 1 million euros per day over judiciary spat
The European Union's top court has ordered Poland to pay a daily fine of €1 million for failing to suspend a disciplinary chamber for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Manchin pushes back on billionaire tax as Democrats struggle to cut a deal on Biden agenda
Sen. Joe Manchin on Wednesday resisted a last-ditch move by Democrats to impose a new tax on billionaires to help pay for President Joe... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tom Cotton swipes at Garland: 'Thank God you are not on the Supreme Court'
In a tense exchange Wednesday at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Sen. Tom Cotton told Attorney General Merrick Garland, “Thank God... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Have Slower Response to Vaccine, Research Says
They remain susceptible to the virus for longer after the first vaccination, but achieve a mostly normal response after the second, a study says. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: Women and Girls Pregnancy and Childbirth Breastfeeding Vaccination and Immunization Immune System Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Antibodies Source Type: news

Google makes it easier for Android developers to build apps with its Material You design
Android 12 has launched along with Google’s new Pixel 6 lineup and brings with it a new look that Android VP of product management... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stem Cell Transplant Seen as Major Type 1 Diabetes Advance Stem Cell Transplant Seen as Major Type 1 Diabetes Advance
In the first human subject, insulin requirement dropped by 91% at 90 days.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Is There a Best Temperature for Running? Is There a Best Temperature for Running?
Weather can have a significant impact on race results. Researchers set out to determine the perfect conditions for the best running performance.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Google unveils Android 12L for foldables, tablets, & Chrome OS; emulator developer preview today
In 2021, Google is doing something different and announced "Android 12L" for foldables, tablets, and Chrome OS today. The public rollout... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food Allergy Families Seek Out Hard-to-Find Immunotherapy
Dosing and cost uncertainties keep customized liquid drops from reaching mainstream (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news