Medicines agency says EU is seeing ‘new wave’ of COVID-19

The Hague the Netherlands — A senior official at the European Union’s medicines agency said on Thursday that many countries in the bloc are seeing a new wave of COVID-19, driven by highly transmissible mutations of the ommicron variant. Marco Cavaleri of the European Medicines Agency told an online briefing that the BA.4 and BA.5 … Read more

Why hydration is important for CrossFit athletes and how to do it right?

Photo credit: Frank Nguyen Enjoying Morning Chalk Up? Access additional exclusive interviews, analysis, and stories with an Rx membership. Hydration can seem complicated. The good news is that it’s such an easy habit to incorporate into your daily routine and something that can really optimize your athletic performance. To begin with, we need to understand … Read more

Man infected with monkey pox attended Daddyland Festival in Dallas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas County Health Department has reported the first locally transmitted case of the monkeypox virus after a man attending the Daddyland Festival tested positive. He traveled from out of state for the Fourth of July four-day circuit party. Health officials said the man with a rash went to a hospital in … Read more

UAMS accepts applications for Pathways Academy program in Jonesboro

View larger image Students from Pathways Academy’s Pine Bluff RAMP-UP program prepare spaghetti and meat sauce during a trip to UAMS’s Culinary Medicine Kitchen. July 7, 2022 † LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Division for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is accepting applications from students in grades nine through 12 … Read more

Can Depression Affect Your Physical Health? I Psych Central

Depression can affect your mental health, but it can also affect your physical well-being. Depression is a chronic mental illness that can affect many aspects of a person’s life, from their relationships with others to their physical health. Because depression is an illness that has the potential to have a major impact, it can raise … Read more

Omaha doctors warn that COVID-19 cases are likely to rise this fall

THE RISK OF COVID REINFECTION THIS SUMMER. GOOD EVENING. I’M JULIE CORNELL. ROB: I’M ROB MCCARTNEY. THEY ENSURE THAT VACCINATIONS MAY NOT FOLLOW THE AMOUNT OF NEW VARIANTS. JULIE: KETV NEWSWATCH 7’S JOEY SAFCHIK SPEAKS WITH DOCTORS — WITH TWO DOCTORS ABOUT WHY THAT LAST SHOT MAY NOT PROVIDE AS MUCH PROTECTION AS YOU THINK. … Read more

Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine focuses on vaccines

The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine (YJBM) June 2022 issue on vaccines was published on PubMed Central† This one YJBM focus issue features articles on vaccines and vaccinations from authors around the world. We present articles ranging from original contributions on COVID-19 to perspectives on the economic impact of vaccines. Highlights of the issue … Read more