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Does This Food Cause Cancer?

The internet is chock full of recommendations of what to add or remove from your diet to stave off cancer. Eat broccoli. Drink green tea. Cut sugar. Don’t overcook your food. But how often do these claims hold water? Are there really…

Pandemic Vaccine Uproar Is Nothing New

Oct. 14, 2021 -- Even as the fourth wave of COVID-19 cases trends downward, one aspect of the pandemic remains strong: differing opinions on the value of COVID-19 immunization and vaccine mandates across the U.S.Strong feelings around…

COVID Efforts Working, More Action Needed

Oct. 14, 2021 -- Almost 100 million Americans were unvaccinated in July 2021, a number that is now is down 34% to about 66 million, President Joe Biden said Thursday. These numbers and others are evidence that federal efforts announced this…

FDA Advisors Vote to Recommend Moderna Boosters

Oct. 14, 2021 -- A panel of experts that advises the FDA on vaccine decisions voted unanimously Thursday to approve booster doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine.The 19 members of the FDA’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory…

WHO Honors Henrietta Lacks as Family Pursues Justice

Oct. 14, 2021 -- Henrietta Lacks, the Black woman whose cells were infamously taken without her knowledge for scientific research, was honored this week by the World Heath Organization as her family continues the fight to protect her…

Learning to Live With CSU

Living with chronic spontaneous urticaria means finding out what works for you and avoiding triggers that seem to set off a flare.