Medicine

Mouse Study Reveals Brown Fat's Role in Stress-Induced Inflammation

Mouse Study Reveals Brown Fat's Role in Stress-Induced Inflammation

10 hours ago   |   Psych Central

It is well-documented that acute psychological stress can lead to inflammation, but the mechanisms behind this reaction have remained unclear. Now in a new mouse study, Yale...
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‘Lenox Hill' ER doctor says watching COVID episode was ‘surreal'

‘Lenox Hill' ER doctor says watching COVID episode was ‘surreal'

2 days ago   |   New York Post

After the Netflix series “Lenox Hill” released the original eight episodes, the producers went back to film a bonus episode during the COVID-19 pandemic, titled “Pandemic.” The...
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Outside experts could decide who gets Covid vaccines first, NIH chief says

Outside experts could decide who gets Covid vaccines first, NIH chief says

2 days ago   |   Politico

A panel of experts at the National Academy of Medicine may decide who is first in line in the U.S. to receive Covid-19 vaccines, public health officials told a Senate hearing...
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Russian fund steps up production of anti-viral drug approved by Moscow for COVID-19

2 days ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia's sovereign wealth fund said on Thursday it will step up the production of the anti-viral drug Avifavir, an anti-influenza medicine which the Russian government...
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UK court recognizes Juan Guaido as ‘unequivocally' Venezuela's president in legal fight for tons of gold

UK court recognizes Juan Guaido as ‘unequivocally' Venezuela's president in legal fight for tons of gold

2 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The UK High Court has ruled that Venezuela's legitimate president is in fact its self-proclaimed leader Juan Guaido, and not the elected Nicolas Maduro, in a bizarre legal...
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“Is a bartender protected if they wear a face mask and face shield?” Dr. Murphy answers viewer COVID-19 questions 7/2

“Is a bartender protected if they wear a face mask and face shield?” Dr. Murphy answers viewer COVID-19 questions 7/2

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

Dr. Robert Murphy is a professor of infectious disease at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and the executive director of The Institute for Global...
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Closing bars to stop coronavirus spread is backed by science

Closing bars to stop coronavirus spread is backed by science

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

Authorities are closing honky tonks, bars and other drinking establishments in some parts of the U.S. to stem the surge of COVID-19 infections - a move backed by sound science...
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How Chief Justice Roberts Solved His Abortion Dilemma

2 days ago   |   NY Times

For the moment, the right to choose is safe. But the outlook is ominous.
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Public Outcry Follows Gilead Decision to Charge $3000 for COVID Drug that Costs Pennies to Produce

Public Outcry Follows Gilead Decision to Charge $3000 for COVID Drug that Costs Pennies to Produce

3 days ago   |   MintPress News

California-based pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences has announced that a five-day course of its antiviral drug Remdesivir - shown in tests to effectively fight COVID-19...
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Health impacts of coronavirus will 'haunt us for a generation,' says Baylor University doctor

3 days ago   |   CNBC

However, "we are doing better at ICU care, and we're learning how to take care of these patients," Baylor College of Medicine's Dr. Peter Hotez told CNBC.
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Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

People tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it the Inner Harbor Saturday in Baltimore. Read more ...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young is among a number of other iconic rockers who have an issue with Trump's use of their music. Read more ...

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

The Bellagio might have suffered the biggest ever sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history when it allowed a quarter-million dollars in winning wagers to be placed on baseball... Read more ...

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Washington Redskins head coach Ron Rivera said Saturday he has been working for more than a month with owner Dan Snyder on renaming the team, and he hopes a change can be made... Read more ...

Kanye West announces he's running for president

Kanye West announces he's running for president

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” the Chicago rapper... Read more ...

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

NEW YORK - Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was alert and sent to a hospital after being hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Two Yankees have tested positive for coronavirus before coming to New York, manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Saturday. DJ LeMahieu, one of the Yankees' top hitters, and... Read more ...

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The... Read more ...

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Joey Chestnut downed 75 wieners and buns in 10 minutes and Sudo downed 48 1/2 in the same span, setting world records for both the men's and women's events. Read more ...