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Countries call on drug companies to share vaccine 2021-03-01 08:52:15Governments are calling on Pharma firms to share vaccine know-how.

Germany reopens hairdressers, considers way ahead on virus 2021-03-01 08:16:48Hairdressers across Germany have reopened for business after a 2½-month closure, another cautious step as the country balances a desire to loos

The Latest: Serb part of Bosnia gets Russian 2021-03-01 08:15:04A shipment of 20,000 Russian Sputnik V vaccines has arrived in the Serb-dominated part of Bosnia, which has launched an inoculation campaign separatel

Czechs send 30,000 police, soldiers to enforce travel 2021-03-01 07:35:34A tight new restriction that bans people from traveling to other counties.

Nepal worried about future supply of COVID-19 vaccines 2021-03-01 07:02:34Nepal has had a successful start of its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, but authorities are worried about future supplies as the country competes with

Detroit PE teacher navigates pandemic with charity assist 2021-03-01 06:50:43Student physical activity has dipped during the pandemic

India giving COVID-19 vaccines to more people as 2021-03-01 06:03:32India is expanding its COVID-19 vaccination drive beyond health care and front-line workers, offering the shots to older people and those with medical

Philippines launches virus vaccinations amid supply problems 2021-03-01 04:52:17Country is trying to contain one of Southeast Asia’s worst coronavirus outbreaks

Asia Today: India expands its vaccination drive 2021-02-28 23:29:46India is expanding its COVID-19 vaccination drive beyond health care and front-line workers, offering the shots to older people and those with medical

Some GOP state lawmakers help spread COVID-19 misinformation 2021-02-28 22:34:46GOP lawmakers have criticized governors’ emergency actions since outbreak began

Philippines opens vaccination campaign to contain one of 2021-02-28 21:26:57Philippines opens vaccination campaign to contain one of Southeast Asia’s worst virus outbreaks but faces supply trouble

The Latest: First US J&J vaccine doses shipping 2021-02-28 19:25:58Nearly 4 million doses of the newest COVID-19 vaccine will be shipped Sunday night, and will begin to be delivered to states for injections starting o

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Surf’s Up. The Temperature Isn’t. 2021-03-01 05:00:35Growing numbers of surfers are taking to the Great Lakes — even when the weather is well below freezing.

Why I Overcame My Vaccine Hesitancy 2021-03-01 05:00:08The more people who become immune to the virus, the less this scourge will be able to mutate and evade the vaccines already available

Diagnosing Autism in the Pandemic 2021-03-01 05:00:06Autism spectrum disorder is often suspected when young children stand out as being different from their peers. That can be much harder in this isolate

Plastic Surgeon Attends Video Traffic Court From Operating 2021-02-28 19:33:35California’s Medical Board started an investigation after Dr. Scott Green reported for the hearing on Zoom while in scrubs and with a patient on

How Johnson & Johnson's Vaccine Differs From Pfizer 2021-02-28 14:22:21

In Quest for Herd Immunity, Giant Covid-19 Vaccination 2021-02-28 12:52:17A day at one mass site in Connecticut shows both the promise and the shortcomings of the approach, which is at the center of President Biden’s p

How To Ritualize Tea Time 2021-02-27 23:58:05Tea might be the perfect drink for the pandemic winter malaise. Here’s how to start your own ritual.

Dances to Learn At Home 2021-02-27 23:41:08Online tutorials for TikTok and music-video routines can help prove you wrong. The “WAP” dance is within your reach.

Things To Do At Home 2021-02-27 23:22:05This week, get a tarot reading, unwind with a yoga class or learn about pendulums.

Show Thanks With A Gratitude Letter 2021-02-27 23:03:04Concerned about a friend or a loved one who may be feeling the winter doldrums? Try writing them a gratitude letter.

Covid Vaccines: Johnson & Johnson's shot authorized by 2021-02-27 20:19:50The authorization of a third Covid-19 vaccine will bring millions more doses within days. But health officials worry that some people will see the vac

F.D.A. Expert Panel Endorses Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine 2021-02-27 18:32:18With this last hurdle cleared, formal authorization of the one-dose vaccine is expected on Saturday and distribution within days.

Scientific American: Health

7 Ways to Reduce Reluctance to Take ­COVID 2021-02-23 09:00:00Trusted messengers and repeated reminders can overcome hesitancy, social science shows -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

COVID Variants May Arise in People with Compromised 2021-02-23 08:00:00The case history of a U.K. man in his 70s shows how selective “pressures” bring about viral mutations -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

Coronavirus News Roundup: February 13-February 19 2021-02-19 15:00:00Pandemic highlights for the week -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Coronavirus Is Here to Stay--Here's What That 2021-02-19 13:00:00A Nature survey shows many scientists expect the virus that causes COVID-19 to become endemic, but it could pose less danger over time -- Read more on

How Will the Coronavirus Evolve? 2021-02-19 11:00:00If we’re lucky, mutations will make SARS-CoV-2 less lethal, as happened with the 1918 flu—but there’s no guarantee of that -- Read m

Experts Answer the Biggest COVID Vaccine Questions 2021-02-19 06:45:00What does “95 percent effective” mean? Should you get vaccinated if you have had COVID? Is there a best vaccine?  -- Read more o

Nursing Home Workers Had One of the Deadliest 2021-02-18 09:00:00An analysis of incomplete data shows they had a death rate higher than that of loggers and may have rivaled fishers for the most perilous profess

Booster Shots against Scary COVID Virus Variants Are 2021-02-18 06:45:00Vaccine makers are designing follow-up shots, based on new mutations, to keep the disease at bay -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

COVID Vaccines Are Safe and Effective--What the Research 2021-02-17 16:30:00As more coronavirus vaccines are rolled out, researchers are learning about the extent and nature of side effects -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

Printing a Brain Aneurysm in a Dish 2021-02-16 06:45:00Scientists make and treat a 3-D-printed model of a ballooning blood vessel -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

How President Biden Can Deliver on His Vaccine 2021-02-13 10:00:00It will require the federal government to use a scientific, data-driven system for identifying those most in need -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

Coronavirus News Roundup: February 6–February 12 2021-02-12 16:00:00Pandemic highlights for the week -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

MedicineNet Daily News

Hair Salon Talk Can Spread COVID, But Face 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Hair Salon Talk Can Spread COVID, But Face Shields Cut the DangerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26

Has the J&J COVID Vaccine Been Approved? 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Has the J&J COVID Vaccine Been Approved?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AM

Alzheimer's May Strike Women and Men Differently 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Alzheimer's May Strike Women and Men DifferentlyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 A

Mental Health 'Epidemic' Threatens Communities of Color Amid 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Mental Health 'Epidemic' Threatens Communities of Color Amid COVID-19Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review

As Climate Change Lengthens Allergy Season, Pollen Travels 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: As Climate Change Lengthens Allergy Season, Pollen Travels FartherCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/2

Mediterranean Diet Could Keep Aging Brains Sharp 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Mediterranean Diet Could Keep Aging Brains SharpCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AM

Masks Vital to Stopping COVID at Gyms, Studies 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Masks Vital to Stopping COVID at Gyms, Studies ShowCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2021 12:00:00

Menthols Lured 10 Million Americans to Smoking Since 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Menthols Lured 10 Million Americans to Smoking Since 1980: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/

Pandemic Is Hitting Hospitals Hard, Including Their Bottom 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Pandemic Is Hitting Hospitals Hard, Including Their Bottom LineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/26/2

In Israel, Widespread Vaccination Slashes Severe COVID Cases 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: In Israel, Widespread Vaccination Slashes Severe COVID Cases in Older PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial

Common Antidepressants Won't Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Common Antidepressants Won't Raise Risk for Bleeding Strokes: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2

Single Dose of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Highly Effective 2021-02-27 02:00:00Title: Single Dose of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Highly Effective in Previously Infected PeopleCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Edito