Health News

Doomscrolling: Why we do it, and how we can stop

Dictionary.com recently added hundreds of new words to its catalog, many of them capturing the zeitgeist of 2020, the year COVID-19 overtook the United States. One of those new words is “doomscrolling”: the act of consuming large quantities of negative online news in a sitting. As you might imagine, mental health experts say doomscrolling is […]

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Researchers create rapid diagnostic tests and multi-omics analytics platforms for SARS-CoV-2 infection

Two distinct diagnostic tests, a host/pathogen RNA sequencing platform, and spatially-resolved tissue mapping tools were created by a multidisciplinary team of Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-led researchers and used to map SARS-CoV-2 infections at the height of the initial COVID-19 outbreak in New York City. These alternatives to the gold standard RT-PCR test expand […]

Kids Health

Gwyneth Paltrow and Gabrielle Union Bond Over Stepparenting 'Challenges'

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Medications

Indiana’s Medicaid Expansion — Designed by Pence and Verma — Panned in Federal Report

Indiana’s Medicaid expansion — with its “personal responsibility” provisions that require enrollees to pay monthly premiums and manage health savings accounts — proved no better at improving health and access to care than other state expansions, a federally commissioned study found. Even when compared with states that did not expand Medicaid, Indiana showed only mixed […]

Health News

New tablet promises to prevent AND treat crippling migraines

New tablet promises to prevent AND treat crippling migraines as experts hail the biggest breakthrough in years One of those involved in the rimegepant trials, Darlene LeBlanc, 63, describes how the drug was the first treatment she’d tried in over 40 years that worked well for her debilitating symptoms For almost three decades, Jennifer Farrington’s […]