The U.S. is unlikely to suffer the same surge of COVID infections this winter as it did last year, when the omicron variant first emerged and swept across the country, senior health officials said Tuesday. Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser, addressed reporters for the last time ahead of his retirement, saying that the combination of infections and vaccinations means there's "enough community protection that we're not going to see a repeat of last year at this time."
My baby swallowed a water bead and needed 5 surgeries. I hope other parents will stop buying the beads.
Kennedy Mitchell, who's 10 months old, swallowed a water bead that belonged to her brother. It blocked her bowel and left her fighting for her life.
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Longtime TV host Joan Lunden and her daughter Jamie Hess spoke to Fox News Digital candidly about stress urinary incontinence (SUI) — and the fix they've found for a common women's health issue.
- Women's Health
Diets like the 5:2 diet or 16:8 diet should be approached on a case-by-case basis, nutritionist Jessica Cording says. Here, how to decide if it's right for you.
- Chicago Tribune
Patients who ask for their doctors’ help through online portals might soon notice something new: fees for their physicians’ online advice. A growing number of health systems across the country are now charging for some types of messages sent through online patient portals, such as MyChart, with fees often around $35 or less. It’s a trend that’s sparking mixed reactions, with some saying it ...
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Emergency room physician: All is not hopeless. These diseases are, in general, preventable. If you catch them, there are a few things you could do.
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More than 10,000 Amazon shoppers rave about this rowing machine — and it’s on sale for less than $90
Rowing is both a cardio and strength training workout that uses the whole body.
- The Telegraph
Eating potatoes can help people lose weight, according to a new study.
- Associated Press
In an filthy alley behind a Los Angeles donut shop, Ryan Smith convulsed in the grips of a fentanyl high — lurching from moments of slumber to bouts of violent shivering on a warm summer day. When Brandice Josey, another homeless addict, bent down and blew a puff of fentanyl smoke his way in an act of charity, Smith sat up and slowly opened his lip to inhale the vapor as if it was the cure to his problems. The highly addictive and potentially lethal drug has become a scourge across America and is taking a toll on the growing number of people living on the streets of Los Angeles.
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- Ukrayinska Pravda
There has been an outbreak of food poisoning in a centre where Ukrainian refugees are living in Głuchołazy, southwest Poland. Sources: European Pravda; Radio Opole The outbreak occurred on 25 November at the Banderoza guesthouse.
- Good Morning America
Lisa Niemi Swayze is reflecting on her late husband Patrick Swayze's battle with pancreatic cancer 13 years after the actor's death from the disease. Speaking to "Good Morning America" for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, Niemi Swayze said Swayze "did not want to become the poster boy for cancer" but his "huge heart" kept him from sitting idly by and not stepping up to do what he could to help. The "Dirty Dancing" star was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in January 2008.
- LA Times
After standing mostly vacant for the last 14 years, the iconic General Hospital is nearing a reincarnation as affordable and homeless housing.
- The Newport Daily News
Who exactly is this seeming newcomer to the holiday party-crashing scene, and perhaps more importantly, how concerned should you be?
- The Telegraph
A prostate cancer drug which can extend survival by years will be fast-tracked by the NHS.
- CBS News
While fighting to protect his country, Alexander Chaika lost his right leg to a Russian artillery shell. Last month he arrived in the U.S. to be fitted for a high-tech prosthetic leg, thanks to the charitable organization Future for Ukraine.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
Russian soldiers asked doctors in Kherson to exaggerate their injuries in order to escape from the front when Ukraine began to strike at Russian bases and supply lines in Kherson Oblast, U.S. newspaper The Wall Street Journal reported on Nov. 25.
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Sean McVay revealed Sunday that Allen Robinson needs surgery on his foot and will be out for the rest of the year
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Breast cancer survivor and new mom Victoria Raphael of New York shares her success story with Fox News Digital — as fertility specialist Dr. Jaime Knopman explains fertility preservation.