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Science Shows Mask-Wearing Is Largely Safe For Children

Aug 18, 2021  · In an executive order, DeSantis wrote that “masking children may lead to negative health and societal ramifications” and that “forcing children to wear masks could inhibit breathing, lead to

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Got The Pfizer Shot? No You Didn’t — You’re Vaxxed With ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2021  · Say it with me: Koe-mir'-na-tee.No, it's not some new term coined by Generation Z. Comirnaty, as it's known, is the official, brand name for Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine was ...

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Covid Booster Rollout To Begin Sept. 20 For Those Who Got ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 19, 2021  · Covid Booster Rollout To Begin Sept. 20 For Those Who Got Pfizer, Moderna. The Biden administration announced Wednesday that people who received the two-dose mRNA vaccines should get …

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Concert Venues Are Banking on Proof of Vaccines or ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 30, 2021  · Two days before hosting an outdoor Wilco concert, the St. Louis Music Park announced it would require proof of vaccination or a negative covid test for all ticket holders, sending some attendees ...

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Had Covid? You May Be More Delta-Proof Than If You’d Had ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 27, 2021  · The largest real-world analysis of "natural" immunity shows a previous covid infection may protect more against the delta strain than the two-dose Pfizer vaccine. Separately, data show blood clot ...

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Rare Skin, Kidney Side Effects Of MRNA Vaccines Probed by ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 12, 2021  · Rare Skin, Kidney Side Effects Of MRNA Vaccines Probed by EU. While data on exactly how many patients are affected is not forthcoming, the European Union has said it's investigating erythema ...

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The Shock and Reality of Catching Covid After Being ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 16, 2021  · At least 5,800 people have fallen ill or tested positive for covid two weeks or more after being fully vaccinated, according to the CDC. “I now tell everyone, including my colleagues, not to let ...

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ECMO Life Support Is a Last Resort for Covid, and in Short ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 10, 2021  · ECMO is the highest level of life support — beyond a ventilator, which pumps oxygen via a tube through the windpipe, down into the lungs. The ECMO process, in contrast, basically functions as a ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) The plans are designed for people who don’t get dental coverage through their jobs and can’t afford an individual plan. For about $300 to $400 a year, patients receive certain preventive ...

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Seniors With COVID-19 Show Unusual Symptoms, Doctors Say ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 24, 2020  · COVID-19 is typically signaled by three symptoms: a fever, an insistent cough and shortness of breath. But older adults — the age group most at risk of severe complications or death from this ...

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New Research Finds J&J Vaccine Has Muscle Against Covid’s ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 02, 2021  · The Johnson & Johnson data released Thursday offered the first window into how well the J&J shot holds up against the delta variant. “We believe that our vaccine offers durable protection ...

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If the Unvaccinated Want to Work, They Face a Series of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 19, 2021  · If the Unvaccinated Want to Work, They Face a Series of Hurdles. With the delta variant surging, a growing number of employers are tiring of merely cajoling workers to get vaccinated against covid ...

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Thursday, September 9, 2021 | Kaiser Health News

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 09, 2021  · Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Thursday, Sep 9 2021 8:33 AM. Covid-19 Crisis 2. Biden To Lay Out New Covid Measures To …

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Your Covid Game Plan: Are Stadiums Safe? | Kaiser Health News

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 03, 2021  · The New England Patriots play the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Aug. 29. (Mike Stobe / Getty Images) The college football season is kicking into high gear ...

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Florida Spine Surgeon and Device Company Owner Charged in ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 08, 2021  · Dr. Kingsley R. Chin, 57, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is the founder, chief executive officer and owner of SpineFrontier, a device company based in Malden, Massachusetts.

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Vaccine Rules That Cover 80M Workers Lead Biden’s New ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 10, 2021  · Vaccine Rules That Cover 80M Workers Lead Biden’s New Covid Strategies. With a six-step plan, President Joe Biden released Thursday the more aggressive measures of his administration to date to ...

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Third Pfizer Covid Shot Said To Have Similar Side Effects ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 10, 2021  · A study in Israel showed that people who got a booster shot of Pfizer/BioNTech's covid vaccine experienced similar or fewer side effects than with the previous dose. A separate report explains how ...

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CMS Gives More Details On Its Mandate For Covid Vaccines ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 26, 2021  · CMS Gives More Details On Its Mandate For Covid Vaccines At Nursing Homes. Modern Healthcare reports that nursing homes will first be notified that they are not in compliance.

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Lack of a Vaccine Mandate Becomes Competitive Advantage in ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 31, 2021  · A health care worker treats a patient in the covid-19 intensive care unit at Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, Missouri, on Aug. 3. (Angus Mordant/Bloomberg via Getty Images) In the rural ...

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Vaccine Mandates Face New Lawsuits, Local Pushback ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 08, 2021  · Vaccine Mandates Face New Lawsuits, Local Pushback. Health workers in Detroit and Maine filed legal challenges to employee vaccine requirements. State leaders in Arizona and Oregon are also at ...

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Hospital ‘Trauma Centers’ Charge Enormous Fees to Treat ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 16, 2021  · The care was ordinary. A hospital in Modesto, California, treated a 30-year-old man for shoulder and back pain after a car accident. He went home in less than three hours.

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Senate Democrats’ Plan Boosts Spending on Medicare, ACA ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 15, 2021  · The plan from high-wire negotiations would affect five key areas of health, but there will be further tense negotiations among Democratic lawmakers about specifics of the $3.5 trillion in funding.

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Pfizer Court Fight Could Legalize Medicare Copays and ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 29, 2021  · Pharmaceutical companies routinely cover the cost of patient copays for expensive drugs under private insurance. A federal judge could make the practice legal for millions on Medicare as well.

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Biden To Lay Out New Covid Measures To Combat Delta Surge ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 09, 2021  · Biden To Lay Out New Covid Measures To Combat Delta Surge. President Joe Biden will announce his administration's new 6-step strategy centering …

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Japanese Moderna Shot Contaminant Thought To Be Metal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 27, 2021  · Japanese Moderna Shot Contaminant Thought To Be Metal Particles. The country had earlier suspended use of 1.63 million doses of the Moderna vaccine that were bottled by …

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A Scientific Mystery: Why Are Some People ‘Resistant’ To ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 23, 2021  · It's still poorly understood how SARS-CoV-2 attacks our bodies, and its effects on people vary widely. As Stat reports, a few lucky people seem to have hit the "biological lottery" with genes that ...

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J&J Vaccine Gets Additional Warning For Neurological ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 13, 2021  · J&J Vaccine Gets Additional Warning For Neurological Syndrome Risk. Guillain-Barré syndrome is rare in the general population, and most people eventually recover. As some reports link cases to ...

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11 States Have Each Passed 1 Million Covid Cases, So Far ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 10, 2021  · 11 States Have Each Passed 1 Million Covid Cases, So Far. Analysis of Johns Hopkins University data also shows half of all states have reported at least 500,000 cases, with the …

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‘Wave’ Of Mandates Coming Once FDA Fully Approves Vaccine ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 09, 2021  · ‘Wave’ Of Mandates Coming Once FDA Fully Approves Vaccine, Fauci Says "I hope that it will be within the next few weeks," Dr. Anthony Fauci says of an expected Food and Drug Administration ...

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Aneri Pattani | Kaiser Health News

Posted: (52 years ago) Aneri Pattani, Correspondent, reports on a broad range of public health topics, with a focus on mental health and substance use. She came to KHN from Spotlight PA, a collaborative newsroom ...

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Drug Overdose Deaths Top US Record; Worries Over Naloxone ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 12, 2021  · Drug Overdose Deaths Top US Record; Worries Over Naloxone Supply Issues. Federal projections show overdose deaths leaped 31% between January 2020 and January 2021, with the total for 2020 a …

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Perspectives: ZIP Code Determines Longevity; Bill H.R. 3 ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 07, 2021  · In what could be a turning point in the prescription drug debate, President Biden has made clear that the health crisis of unaffordable medications must end. In a speech he gave in the East Room ...

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Florida Hospitals Run Short Of Oxygen, Beds While DeSantis ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 05, 2021  · Florida Hospitals Run Short Of Oxygen, Beds While DeSantis Criticizes Biden. As new covid cases spike 800% in Florida, overwhelmed hospitals report that resources are being stretched thin and that ...

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FDA Ban Decision Sends Market For 950,000 Vape Products Up ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 10, 2021  · FDA Ban Decision Sends Market For 950,000 Vape Products Up In Smoke. Nearly a million vape product applications were rejected by the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, banning the sale of ...

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Analysis: Don’t Want a Vaccine? Be Prepared to Pay More ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 04, 2021  · The Affordable Care Act allows insurers to charge smokers up to 50% more than what nonsmokers pay for some health plans. Four-fifths of states follow …

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Pandemic Boosts Integrating Dental Care Into Typical ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 19, 2021  · Pandemic Boosts Integrating Dental Care Into Typical Medical Checks. Modern Healthcare reports on how the pandemic has boosted efforts to roll dental …

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Surgeons Cash In on Stakes in Private Medical Device ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 10, 2021  · KHN found that surgeons had stakes in more than 200 privately owned device companies from 2013 through 2019. At the end of 2019, their holdings topped $300 million in value. Doctors can dispute ...

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Delta Variant Is Chasing Down Anyone Who’s Unvaccinated ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 11, 2021  · Texas Children's Hospital also reported an uptick in COVID-19 cases among younger residents, with the delta variant behind over 80% of new cases since July 1. (Rivas, 8/10) USA Today: US Hospitals ...

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Perspectives: Why Are People Taking Ivermectin For Covid ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 09, 2021  · The family of Randy Clouse, a 61-year-old Auburn, Ill., man who has been on a ventilator for almost four weeks, asked a judge last month to order the hospital caring for Clouse to give him ...

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US Ranks Last Among High-Income Nations, Again, In Health ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 04, 2021  · The latest study from the Commonwealth Fund, released today, places the U.S. last among high-income countries because of problems with access to …

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Covid Renews Interest in Radiation, but Docs Caution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 29, 2021  · Each year, people in pain travel to Montana and pay to sit amid radon gas, which is pitched as therapy for a long list of health issues. While low-dose radiation therapy is getting another look ...

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White House Renews ‘Public Health Emergency’ Pandemic ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 21, 2021  · White House Renews ‘Public Health Emergency’ Pandemic Status. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra issued the sixth renewal of the emergency state on Monday.

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Elisabeth Rosenthal | Kaiser Health News

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 22, 2018  · Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, joined KHN in September 2016 after 22 years as a correspondent with The New York Times, where she covered a variety of …

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Third Dose For People Who Are Immunocompromised OK’d By ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 13, 2021  · The Food and Drug Administration now recommends that Americans who have weaker immune systems can get a booster shot of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine at least 28 days after their second dose. The ...

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Delta Surge May Be Nearing Peak, But More Daily Deaths Are ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2021  · Delta Surge May Be Nearing Peak, But More Daily Deaths Are Expected. Bloomberg and CNBC report on predictions for the U.S. covid surge, with cautious optimism about the peak in delta covid cases.

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In Reversal, Ohio Hospital Doesn’t Have To Give Ivermectin ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 07, 2021  · In Reversal, Ohio Hospital Doesn’t Have To Give Ivermectin To Covid Patient. The family of the ailing man said they will not appeal the decision because he has already received 13 days of doses ...

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FDA’s OK Of Covid Booster Likely To Allow Shorter Gap Of 6 ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 26, 2021  · FDA’s OK Of Covid Booster Likely To Allow Shorter Gap Of 6 Months. While the Biden administration previously announced that the approved window between original …

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Cerner To Pay New CEO $35 Million; Pfizer’s Trillium ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2021  · Cerner To Pay New CEO $35 Million; Pfizer’s Trillium Purchase Explained. Dr. David Feinberg will earn roughly $34.5 million through 2022, after his move from Google Health — which is also in ...

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Poison Control Centers Report Spike In Calls Over Cattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 26, 2021  · USA Today reports on rising call numbers for poison control centers across the U.S. Misuse of ivermectin, typically a cattle anti-parasitic, as a covid treatment is to blame. Meanwhile, a jail in ...

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