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New study indicates people with current cancer diagnosis may face severe complications from COVID-19

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A new study has found that a current cancer diagnosis posed a significant risk for severe outcomes during the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, including ICU admission and death. UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers took part in the study, which was published this week in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers

Intravenous nutrition risks becoming the norm for athletes, despite no evidence it works

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Intravenous (IV) nutrition, which used to be considered a treatment of "last resort," is threatening to become the norm for competitive athletes, despite no scientific evidence that it works or that it is safe, warn experts in an editorial, published online in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. "Food first" and

Dearth of high quality monkeypox guidelines may be hampering care globally

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain A dearth of high quality, up to date clinical guidance on monkeypox may be hampering effective and safe treatment of the infection around the world, concludes a review of what's available to guide patient care and published in the open access journal BMJ Global Health. Existing guidance, such as it is

4moms Recalls More than 2 Million MamaRoo and RockaRoo Infant Swings and Rockers Due to Entanglement and Strangulation Hazards; One Death Reported

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Thorley Industries, LLC, d.b.a. 4moms, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania are announcing the recall of about two million MamaRoo swings and 220,000 RockaRoo rockers. In addition, 60,000 MamaRoo and 10,000 RockaRoo were sold in Canada. When the swing or rocker is not in use, their restraint

Stop Doing the Decline Bench Press. Train Your Chest With These 3 Exercises Instead.

If one of your fellow gymgoers invites you to work in with him on a few sets of decline presses, politely decline and head toward another bench—any other bench! Puns aside, this bench press variation is best avoided. You may have enjoyed a brief ego boost after pressing max weight or convinced yourself you got

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Is a Delightful Binge

Hulu’s best show of 2021 (it currently holds a rare 100% on Rotten Tomatoes) isn’t a true crime documentary, or even a true crime adaptation. No, Hulu’s biggest hit of 2021 was Only Murders in the Building, a comedic and somehow generally light-hearted show about three residents in a posh New York apartment building who

Beats Studio Earbuds Have 27,000 Five-Star Amazon Reviews, And They’re On Sale For $100 Now

Our product picks are editor-tested, expert-approved. We may earn a commission through links on our site.Christine GiordanoIf you've never been a Beats earbuds person because you somehow simply haven't tried them, here's your chance. Right now, the Beats Studio Buds are on sale for 33 percent off on Amazon—a steep discount from their usual price

What Every Man Should Know About Peyronie’s Disease

Noticing a bend in your penis can be, to put it mildly, unsettling—especially because you might feel like you’re the only guy it’s ever happened to. “This isn’t the kind of thing you get a beer and talk to your buddies about,” says Frederick Taylor, MD, a men’s health specialist and urologist with Central Ohio

Watch Chris Hemsworth Work Out on the Deck of a Naval Ship in the Middle of the Ocean

Chris Hemsworth packed on an extreme amount of muscle for the latest Thor movie, and chronicled his body transformation through online gym updates. But as well as pursuing his own gains, he is also dedicated to encouraging other people of all fitness levels exercise more, and frequently shares workouts from his wellness app Centr on

How Worried Should You Be About New Reports on Polio?

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay ReporterMONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Poliovirus detected in New York City wastewater last week put public health officials on high alert, as it indicates the potentially paralyzing virus is circulating widely in the area.But infectious disease experts say there's no need for families of fully vaccinated children to panic."The
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German Chancellor to be questioned today in tax fraud inquiry: Reports

Scholz admitted to the meetings during his first grilling, but stated that he could no longer remember the content of his talks Topics Germany | Hamburg airport | German President IANS  |  Berlin  Last Updated at August 19, 2022 12:17 IST German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Friday will be questioned for a second time by a state parliamentary committee
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Manipur CM Biren over breakfast

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met Chief Minister N Biren Singh over an elaborate breakfast on Friday at his Luwangshangbam residence. The defence minister was given a rousing welcome en route to the chief minister's private residence. Indian Army chief General Manoj Pande, several state ministers and BJP leaders, including the party's state president A Sharda

Healthcare cost cut for millions as Biden signs bill for subsidies

Millions in United States will be spared from big increases in health care costs next year after President Joe Biden signed legislation extending subsidies for federal and state marketplaces plans Topics healthcare | Joe Biden | US health Bill AP  |  Washington  Last Updated at August 19, 2022 12:11 IST Millions of people in the United States will be

‘BJP treated bimari, now beneficiaries get 100% funds’, BJP’s Goa incharge

He said that the BJP has 'niti' (Policy), 'neta' (Leader) and 'niyat' (intent) Topics Goa | BJP | Congress IANS  |  Panaji  Last Updated at August 19, 2022 12:10 IST BJP's Goa in-charge C.T. Ravi on Friday said that during the Congress regime, beneficiaries were not getting 100 per cent, which was being sent by the Centre, but now

Bomb threats put landlocked Moldova on edge amid Russia-Ukraine war

For tiny Moldova, an impoverished, landlocked nation that borders war-torn Ukraine but isn't in the European Union or NATO, it's been another week plagued by bomb threats Topics Russia Ukraine Conflict AP  |  Chisinau  Last Updated at August 19, 2022 12:12 IST For tiny Moldova, an impoverished, landlocked nation that borders war-torn Ukraine but isn't