3 Women With Eczema Describe the Ways They Combat Nighttime Flare-Ups

If you have eczema, you know what it’s like – that frustrating struggle to catch some ZZZ’s. The problem is at once physical and emotional. “When my eczema is flared,…

How Often Can You Be Infected With the Coronavirus?

A virus that shows no signs of disappearing, variants that are adept at dodging the body’s defenses, and waves of infections two, maybe three times a year — this may…

Overwhelmed health departments are hard-pressed to spend Covid cash for underserved

A year later — with covid having killed 1 million people in the U.S. since the start of the pandemic and hospitalizing millions more — little of the money has…

What Health Care Is Available if You’re Experiencing Homelessness?

Accessing necessary health care is just one of the many challenges faced when you’re without a home, but there are options available to make sure that you get the care…

How Are Abortion Restrictions Affecting Medical Training? Tell Us.

With at least 22 states poised to drastically limit or end abortion procedures if Roe v. Wade is overturned, how will the training of doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants…

How often should we bathe?

Perhaps that’s why, as of a few months ago, I got this yuck look on my face upon hearing about people who don’t shower or bathe every day. But what…

Are You Fit for Your Age? What Really Counts

Exercise can’t erase the years, but it can certainly help stave off the effects of aging. In fact, being physically fit is one of the best things you can do…

Spinal Fluid From Young Mice Sharpened Memories of Older Rodents

When she was successful, Dr. Iram said, the result was about 10 microliters of cerebrospinal fluid — roughly one-fifth of the size of a drop of water. To collect enough…

America’s response to addiction relies on fixing this website

But her patients who tried to use it often hit a wall, Poland said. They’d call a number only to find it disconnected, or they’d learn that a facility wasn’t…

4 Air Force Cadets May Not Graduate Over Vaccine Refusal

May 14, 2022 — Four seniors at the U.S. Air Force Academy may not be allowed to graduate because they have refused to take a COVID-19 vaccine, The Associated Press…