MONDAY, Sept. 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) – Admissions to drug treatment programs declined sharply during the pandemic's first year, likely explaining a later surge in fatal overdoses.
THURSDAY, Sept. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Monkeypox cases continue to fall in the United States, but public health officials now are concerned that the virus is making its way into communities of color.
TUESDAY, Sept. 13, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- High-school students with a history of concussion in the previous 12 months have an increased risk for poor academic standing during the same period, according to a study published online Sept. 12 in Injury Prevention.
Georgia jumps Ohio St. to No. 2 in AP poll; Alabama on top
THURSDAY, Sept. 1, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The frequency of active treatment among U.S. neonates born alive between 22 weeks 0 days and 25 weeks 6 days increased from 2014 to 2020, according to a study published in the Aug. 16 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 31, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. life expectancy declined from 2020 to 2021 overall, among males and females, and for all race and Hispanic-origin groups, according to an August Vital Statistics Rapid Release report, a publication from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The negative impact on mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic has been greater for members of racial and ethnic minorities than for White individuals, according to a study published online Aug. 10 in PLOS ONE.
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- In 2017 to 2019, Black and Hispanic individuals were less likely than Whites to undergo coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention for non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction, according to a study published in the June 21 issue of the Journal of the American Heart Association.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 3, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Cardiovascular mortality is still increased for Black versus White adults, according to two studies published online July 18 in Circulation.
As late as 1970, only about 5% of Americans chose to be cremated. In 2020, more than 56% Americans opted for it.
TUESDAY, July 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The number of births across the United States increased during the second six months of 2021, according to a July Vital Statistics Rapid Release report, a publication from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Germans are famous for excelling. While notoriously well organized and efficient, they are also experts at relaxing. Explore Germany's Black Forest--with its venerable trails and world-class mineral spas--and you'll know what I mean.
Do you feel a stirring in your heart? Maybe a jump in your libido? Heck, are you just getting plain ol' hot and bothered?
The count of U.S. deaths from COVID-19 is nearing 1 million, and data is making clear which groups have been hit the hardest. A look at the numbers.
Bear management in Indian Country looks very different from the mainstream public lands approach. For one thing, there’s a strong spiritual component.
More than a year after the vaccine was rolled out, new cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. have soared to their highest level on record at over 265,000 per day on average, a surge driven largely by the highly contagious omicron variant.
“One way or another,” World War II British spy extraordinaire Maggie Hope is going to discover who murdered Gloria Hutton, the ex-wife of one of Los Angeles’ wealthiest men and the fiancée of Maggie’s beloved John Sterling. It’s July 1943 and Maggie is in Hollywood, staying at the Château Marmont with her friend Sarah, who’s choreographing a movie with George Balanchine. Suspended between fantasy and reality, Los Angeles is “an idea, not a real city.” And that’s what I loved most about this stellar novel. Elia MacNeal expertly braids the glitz and glamour of Hollywood with the chilling reality of the rise of American Nazis and the blatant racism against Blacks, Japanese, Germans and Italians. Maggie notes that “it’s the same war, different country,” and, sadly, one we’re still fighting.
A gunman killed two people at a Wisconsin casino restaurant and seriously wounded a third before he was killed by police late Saturday, in what authorities said appeared to be a targeted attack.