Coronavirus live updates: WHO warns world remains in pandemic’s first wave; hydroxychloroquine dropped from treatment study

The world likely is still in the pandemic’s first wave. Will there be MLB baseball soon? Trump’s Brazil travel ban begins. Latest coronavirus news.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Large study finds drug Trump touted for Covid-19 is linked to greater risk of death and heart arrhythmia

Seriously ill Covid-19 patients who were treated with hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine were more likely to die or develop dangerous irregular heart rhythms, according to a large observational study published Friday in the medical journal The Lancet. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

Fact check: Trump falsely denies FDA warning on hydroxychloroquine, baselessly alleges political bias in study

President Donald Trump continued Tuesday to make false and baseless claims about hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malaria drug he has repeatedly promoted and now says he is himself taking. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

CDC Study Describes New Lab Method to Test Flu A(H3N2) viruses, Has Potential to Improve Flu Vaccine Strain Selection

A recent study published in Scientific Reports describes CDC’s development and use of a new laboratory method called “HINT” to antigenically characterize 422 influenza A(H3N2) viruses (hereafter called “H3N2”) that circulated mostly in the United States from 2011-2018. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL … Read more…

Largest US Study of Health Care Workers Exposed to COVID-19 Launched

Researchers at Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ, USA) have launched the largest prospective study of health care workers exposed to… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

CDC Study Finds the Number of Babies Hospitalized with Flu Is at Least Double Previous Estimates

A CDC multi-country study reported in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Healthexternal icon has found that the number of children younger than 1 year who are hospitalized with flu is at least double current estimates. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Study: Cattle Industry Could Lose Up To $13.6B Due To Coronavirus Pandemic | MSNBC

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Study Finds Startling Number Of Pregnant Women Test Positive For Coronavirus | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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Thirsty tweets skyrocket amid coronavirus quarantine, study shows

Idle hands make for thirsty tweets. New data suggests that sexting has skyrocketed amid widespread stay-at-home orders put in place during the coronavirus pandemic. Tweets with terms like “nudes” and “dick pics” appearing alongside “coronavirus” jumped 384% from the beginning … Read more…

Leaving your baby to ‘cry it out’ has no adverse effects on child development, study suggests

Leaving an infant to ‘cry it out’ from birth up to 18 months does not appear to adversely affect their behavior development or attachment. Researchers also discovered that those left to cry cried less and for a shorter duration at … Read more…

Study confirms that some flu vaccines cause a stronger immune response among older adults

A new CDC co-authored study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases offers more evidence that certain specially formulated flu vaccines may offer people 65 years and older better protection than standard-dose flu vaccines. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Women need professional emotional support during high-risk pregnancies, study finds

Little is known about how women manage emotional distress during high-risk pregnancies, but researchers learned that without psychosocial support, many women struggle with fears and tears while feeling isolated and worried. Parenting News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL UPDATE:

IOVA Abuzz, SUPN Study Flops, IMV Plunges Despite Positive Ovarian Cancer Data

Today’s Daily Dose brings you news about IMV’s ovarian cancer trial results, reports of Iovance considering a possible sale, Nemaura’s head -to-head study with a major Glucose Monitoring System, and disappointing trial results of Vanda and Supernus. RTT – Top … Read more…

‘Ghost’ ancestors: African DNA study detects mysterious human species

Scientists examining the genomes of West Africans have detected signs that a mysterious extinct human species interbred with our own species tens of thousands of years ago in Africa, the latest evidence of humankind’s complicated genetic ancestry. Reuters: Science News … Read more…

Electric scooters send more people to the hospital than bicycles and walking, new study finds

A newly released study has found that more people were injured riding standing electric scooters than by riding bicycles or traveling on foot, according to statistics from two Los Angeles hospitals. Documenting injury statistics from Sept. 2017 to August 2018, … Read more…

There’s a 70% chance of recession in the next six months, new study from MIT and State Street finds

Using a scientific method initially developed to measure human skulls, researchers from MIT and State Street say there’s a 70% of recession in the next 6 months. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Nearly 2 million adults are estimated to have shown symptoms of PTSD during Hong Kong protests, study finds

Almost 2 million people in Hong Kong — about a third its adult population — are estimated to have experienced symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during months of social unrest in the city, according to research published Friday in … Read more…

Bernie Sanders’ wealth tax would raise $1 trillion less than he estimates, Wharton study shows

A study from the Wharton School finds that Sanders’ wealth tax on will generate $ 1 trillion to $ 1.5 trillion less than claimed. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Study suggests vapers are 1.3 times more likely to develop lung disease

As debate continues around how e-cigarettes should be legislated, vaping companies promote their products as less health-damaging than smoking regular cigarettes. However, a new three-year study from UC San Francisco shows that vaping is associated with an increased risk of … Read more…

Half of lymphoma patients alive three years after Gilead cell therapy treatment: study

Nearly half of lymphoma patients treated with Gilead Sciences Inc’s Yescarta were alive at least three years after a one-time infusion of the CAR-T cell therapy, according to data presented on Saturday. Reuters: Science News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Tech startups gravitate toward cities with strong social networks, study finds

The presence of technology startups can drive economic growth for their home cities. So how can cities better appeal to entrepreneurs? A new study shows the connections they can offer matter more than big money. Consumer Behavior News — ScienceDaily … Read more…

Pediatricians are more likely to ask families about smoke alarm safety than gun safety, study says

Talking about guns can be difficult, even for physicians. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

Elizabeth Warren’s Climate Justice Plan Aims To Keep Water Public, Study Pollution More

The Democratic presidential hopeful is adopting much of what former candidate Jay Inslee put out. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

One therapy bests others at motivating kids with autism to speak, study finds

Pivotal response treatment involving parents works better than other existing therapies at motivating children with autism and significant speech delays to talk, according to the results of a large study. Infant and Preschool Learning News — ScienceDaily ENTERTAINMENT NEWS UPDATE:

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn’t curb opioid overdose deaths, study says

Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanford University's School of Medicine say otherwise. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Nationwide study suggests obesity as an independent risk factor for anxiety and depression in young people

Obesity is linked with an increased risk of developing anxiety and depression in children and adolescents, independent of traditional risk factors such as parental psychiatric illness and socioeconomic status, according to new research. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN … Read more…

Expectant mothers can prevent fetal brain problems caused by the flu, study shows

Choline, an essential B vitamin nutrient, can prevent fetal brain developmental problems that often occur after prenatal maternal infections such as colds and influenza (flu), according to a new study. Infant and Preschool Learning News — ScienceDaily ENTERTAINMENT NEWS UPDATE:

Adolescents are more likely than adults to use fruit- and candy-flavored e-cigarettes, study finds

As the FDA looks for more information on e-cigarettes and e-juice flavors, a new study shows that adolescents and young adults cite appealing flavors as a main reason for using e-cigarettes, that they are more likely to turn to fruit- … Read more…

Smoking during pregnancy doubles the risk of sudden unexpected infant death, study warns

Scientists are providing expecting mothers new information about how smoking before and during pregnancy contributes to the risk of an infant dying suddenly and unexpectedly before their first birthday. Teen Health News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN UPDATE:

Anna Paquin & Patrick Fugit Had To Study On Set Of ‘Almost Famous’ | PeopleTV

PeopleTV SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Study affirms self-reported sleep duration as a useful health measure in children

While sleep questionnaires are commonly completed by children and their parents, there has been a lack of data comparing the validity of these self-reported sleep parameters. A new study indicates that these sleep characteristics are relatively accurate compared to one … Read more…

Advocating for social issues at work more likely to succeed linking morality and mission, study says

When convincing management to consider advocating for a particular social issue, employees may think it is wise to focus on the benefits to the bottom line but making a moral argument may be a better strategy, as long as it … Read more…

U.S. youth suicides more prevalent in states with higher gun ownership, study finds

A new study finds that states with higher levels of household gun ownership also have higher overall youth suicide rates, with every 10 percentage-point increase in household gun ownership associated with a 26.9 percent increase in the youth suicide rate. … Read more…

Controlling children’s behavior with screen time leads to more screen time, study reveals

Researchers investigated the impact of parenting practices on the amount of time young children spend in front of screens. They found a majority of parents use screen time to control behavior, especially on weekends. This results in children spending an … Read more…

Today in Movie Culture: ‘Glass’ Character Study, Rob Marshall Discusses ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ VFX and More

Character Analysis of the Day With tickets for M. Night Shyamalan’s Glass now on sale, let’s get reacquainted with Kevin Wendell Crumb, a.k.a. The Horde, and his many personalities, including The Beast. In this video essay, Shane Bertram discusses the … Read more…

More kids and teens are dying from opioids in the last 20 years, study says

The death rate has tripled among these groups. ABC News: Health SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente JAMA Study Finds 10-Year Follow-up Interval After Negative Colonoscopies Is Associated with Reduced Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Mortality

OAKLAND, Calif. — Ten years after a negative colonoscopy, Kaiser Permanente members had 46 percent lower risk of being diagnosed with and were 88 percent less likely to die from colorectal cancer compared with those who did not undergo colorectal cancer … Read more…

New study finds bias against women and girls when intellectual ability is sought

A new study finds bias against both women and girls for jobs or activities requiring intellectual ability. The research underscores the pervasiveness of gender bias, held even among females, in both adults and young children. Child Development News — ScienceDaily … Read more…

Children’s sleep not significantly affected by screen time, new study finds

As young people spend an increasing amount of time on electronic devices, the effects of these digital activities has become a prevalent concern among parents, caregivers, and policy-makers. Research indicating that between 50 percent to 90 percent of school-age children … Read more…

$500 Billion: Study Finds Parents Spend More on Adult Children than Retirement

Recent study insights reveal a telling tale of the extent of a parent’s love — and maybe even negligence — when it comes to their adult children. According to research, retirement security has taken a backseat for parents who are putting their children’s … Read more…

$500 Billion: Study Finds Parents Spend More on Adult Children than Retirement

Recent study insights reveal a telling tale of the extent of a parent’s love — and maybe even negligence — when it comes to their adult children. According to research, retirement security has taken a backseat for parents who are putting their children’s … Read more…