UK READIES FOR MAJOR REOPENING BUT NEW VARIANT SPARKS WORRY

Travelers in England are packing their bags, bartenders are polishing their glasses and theater performers are warming up as Britain...

THE LATEST: 100S OF BODIES FOUND BURIED ON INDIA RIVERBANKS

Police are reaching out to villagers in northern India to investigate the recovery of bodies buried in shallow sand graves or washing...

 
 
 

TURKEY EASES COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS BUT KEEPS MANY CURFEWS

Turkey's interior ministry has lifted a full lockdown that had ordered people to stay home to fight COVID-19 infections, shifting to...

INDIAN POLICE FIND BODIES ON RIVERBANK AMID RAGING COVID-19

Police are reaching out to villagers in northern India to investigate the recovery of bodies buried in shallow sand graves or washing...

 
 
 

ITALY'S BERLUSCONI LEAVES HOSPITAL AMID POST-VIRUS STRUGGLES

Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi has been released from Milan's San Raffaele Hospital, where he was treated for complications...

HEART STUDY: LOW- AND REGULAR-DOSE ASPIRIN SAFE, EFFECTIVE

A large study finds that low-dose and regular-strength aspirin seem equally safe and effective for preventing additional heart problems...

 
 
 

UK RACES TO TEST, VACCINATE AS VIRUS VARIANT THREATENS PLANS

Britain is deploying public health officials, supported by the army, to distribute coronavirus tests door-to-door in two northern England...

SUCCESS STORY TAIWAN FACES ITS WORST OUTBREAK IN PANDEMIC

The island of Taiwan imposed new restrictions in its capital city on Saturday as it battled its worst outbreak since the pandemic began

 
 
 

THE LATEST: INDIA REPORTS DROP IN CASES IN DELHI, MUMBAI

India's two biggest cities have reported a drop in daily infections but the government is warning that the devastating surge is spreading...

LET'S FACE IT: WASHINGTON ADJUSTS TO NEW MASK GUIDANCE

First lady Jill Biden says finally going mask-free feels like “we're moving forward.”

 
 
 

PHILADELPHIA NOW SAYS MOVE VICTIMS' REMAINS WEREN'T CREMATED

A day after Philadelphia's health commissioner was forced to resign over the cremation of partial remains belonging to victims of a...

WALMART TO ALLOW VACCINATED SHOPPERS, WORKERS TO GO MASKLESS

Walmart, the world's largest retailer, says that it won't require vaccinated shoppers or workers to wear a mask in its U.S. stores...

 
 
 

US CALLS REPORTS OF MIGRANT CHILDREN IN BUSES 'UNACCEPTABLE'

The head of U.S. Health and Human Services says reports of unaccompanied migrant children being forced to stay overnight in parked...

MISSISSIPPI JUSTICES TOSS VOTER-BACKED MARIJUANA INITIATIVE

The Mississippi Supreme Court has overturned a medical marijuana initiative that voters approved in November

 
 
 

LET'S FACE IT: WASHINGTON ADJUSTS TO NEW MASK GUIDANCE

First lady Jill Biden says finally going mask-free feels like “we're moving forward.”

CUBA ROLLS OUT MASS VACCINES WHILE AWAITING STUDY RESULTS

Hundreds of thousands of Cubans have begun receiving new, locally produced vaccines against COVID-19 in the past few days as the socialist...

 
 
 

'FETAL HEARTBEAT' IN ABORTION LAWS TAPS EMOTION, NOT SCIENCE

Ohio maternal fetal medicine specialist Dr. Michael Cackovic says Republican-backed laws banning abortions at what they term the “first...

STATES, BUSINESS SORT OUT WHAT NEW CDC MASK GUIDANCE MEANS

A number of states immediately embraced new guidelines from the CDC that say fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear masks indoors...

 
 
 

DELTA WILL REQUIRE NEW HIRES TO BE VACCINATED AGAINST VIRUS

If you want to work at Delta Air Lines, you'll need to get vaccinated against COVID-19

THE UNWITTING ARE THE TARGET OF COVID-19 FALSEHOODS ONLINE

People have unwittingly had their online posts or pictures exploited to spread misinformation about COVID-19 in recent months

 
 
 



India Records 3.11 Lakh New COVID-19 Cases

India Records 3.11 Lakh New COVID-19 Cases

India has recorded 3,11,170 new COVID-19 cases, and 4,077 fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said. Read more ...

Left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery reduces stroke risk

Left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery reduces stroke risk

In the LAAOS III trial, concomitant left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery for another indication reduced the risk for ischemic stroke and systemic embolism in... Read more ...

ACC past president: “The pandemic brought us closer together”

ACC past president: “The pandemic brought us closer together”

Citing “unprecedented challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic,” the immediate past president of the American College of Cardiology lauded members for their solidarity and... Read more ...

Apixaban post-TAVR not superior to standard care

Apixaban post-TAVR not superior to standard care

Apixaban was not superior to standard of care antithrombotic treatment for preventing thrombotic or bleeding events after successful transcatheter aortic valve replacement... Read more ...

Sacubitril/valsartan not superior to ramipril for prevention of HF, death...

Sacubitril/valsartan not superior to ramipril for prevention of HF, death after MI

Sacubitril/valsartan did not significantly reduce the rate of CV death, HF hospitalization or outpatient HF requiring treatment following acute MI compared with ramipril... Read more ...

Doctors are told to see patients face to face

Doctors are told to see patients face to face

From Monday, all patients In Britain will be able to request an in-person appointment with their doctor, unless they have Covid symptoms. Read more ...

Federal officials warn public about illegally imported catfish from Brazil

Federal officials warn public about illegally imported catfish from Brazil

Federal officials are warning the public to check their freezers for certain frozen catfish products after U.S. smuggling officials found they had been imported from... Read more ...

COVID-19 May Trigger Recurrence of Fatal Blood Clots in Arms

COVID-19 May Trigger Recurrence of Fatal Blood Clots in Arms

COVID-19 is found to trigger a rare recurrence of potentially serious blood clots in people's arms. Read more ...

Permanent Hearing Loss Caused by Cancer Drug can be Prevented

Permanent Hearing Loss Caused by Cancer Drug can be Prevented

Possible way to prevent permanent hearing loss caused by cancer drugs has been discovered. Read more ...

Arrhythmia can be Prevented by a Specific Compound

Arrhythmia can be Prevented by a Specific Compound

Compounds that may help prevent the risk of a form of arrhythmia that occurs from common medications. Read more ...