Adolescents and teenagers often have poor sleep habits. This results in both inadequate amounts of sleep and sleep that is poor quality. Sleep issues can affect their physical growth, as proven in repeated studies. But it also impacts depression and other aspects of mental health.
COVID-19 coronavirus infections and deaths worldwide have left serious and lasting damage in their wake. But one aspect of that damage may far outlast the pandemic. Millions around the globe are suffering debilitating psychological disorders that may last for many years to come.
Worldwide, travel bans have been implemented to try and stem the tide of COVID-19 coronavirus. Here in the US, Democrat lawmakers heaped scorn on President Trump for his travel bans, calling them racist and xenophobic. Now, a Stanford University study says they have saved millions from infection and death.
Fat loss seems to be a goal for just about every dieter and health and fitness enthusiast on the planet. Maybe that’s why so many “miracles” for fat loss hit the market every year. But one tried-and-true, science-backed key does exist. Eating more protein is that key.
Fox News and some other news outlets have been criticized and accused of misleading the public recently. They reported that US hospitals get paid more for Medicare patients listed as COVID-19 patients and three times as much for virus patients on a ventilator. Is it true?
Many now believe the source of the Chinese coronavirus which causes COVID-19 is the Wuhan Virology Lab. Was its escape purposeful or accidental? We don’t know yet. But there is new and disturbing news about Dr. Anthony Fauci, NIAID chief and WH Coronavirus Task Force Member, and that lab.
Some US states are planning to reopen their economies after 6 or more weeks of being shut down. Some fear COVID-19 will return if this happens. A new online model may help them predict how social distancing will impact the spread of the virus during reopening.
COVID-19 coronavirus has killed hundreds of thousands of people, sickened millions and crippled the word economy since emerging from Wuhan, China in 2019. Now a team at UNC Chapel Hill is undertaking a massive review of all available research data to find a way to beat it.
Part of the challenge of the COVID-19 coronavirus has been the difficulty in locating the origins of each genetic variation, or strain, of the virus. Without understanding which strains are active, it’s harder to know for sure if the worst has passed and how best to combat the virus.
Your mom had an awful lot of wisdom about how to strengthen your body to fight pathogens like COVID-19 coronavirus. Did she know she was preparing you for a pandemic when she admonished you to eat your vegetables and take your vitamins? Maybe. Hope you were listening.