Kids Health

The Best Kids Tables & Chairs You Can Buy on Amazon

It may seem like kids take over your house (which they do) and your entire life (which they also do), but aside from their bedroom, what space do they really have that’s entirely their own? Not everyone is fortunate enough to have a playroom, but even if you do, your child is still going to […]

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Coronavirus Found in Semen: Can It Be Sexually Transmitted?

Researchers in China have discovered traces of SARS-CoV-2 in the semen of patients with COVID-19 and those who recovered, suggesting that COVID-19 might be able to be sexually transmitted. It’s important to understand that while the coronavirus was found in a small sample size of semen in this particular study, this does not necessarily mean […]

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Clinical trial begins to see if convalescent plasma can treat COVID-19

Montefiore Health System, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and NYU Langone have launched a new clinical trial to study if convalescent plasma—taken from people who have recovered from COVID-19—is effective in treating the disease. The body’s immune response to viral infections includes making molecules called antibodies. Antibodies can combat the infection and possibly prevent reinfection […]

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Study finds inflammation caused by radiation can drive triple-negative breast cancer

While radiation is successfully used to treat breast cancer by killing cancer cells, inflammation caused as a side-effect of radiation can have a contrary effect by promoting the survival of triple-negative breast cancer cells, according to research published online in the International Journal of Radiation Biology by Jennifer Sims-Mourtada, Ph.D., director of Translational Breast Cancer […]