Beauty & Balance

My Short Lashes Are Thankful for Ilia's Newest Mascara

All products featured on Allure are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission. As someone who doesn't consider themselves a mascara snob in the least, it's still nearly impossible to find a mascara I'm incredibly into. (Just refer to my copious, constructive […]

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No immunoglobulin A leads to intestinal inflammation in mice

While researchers have known for years that immunoglobulin A (IgA) is important for gut health, it has remained unclear exactly what role it plays in preventing infection and disease. But now, researchers from Japan have found that eliminating IgA disrupts the balance of the intestinal ecosystem, making it susceptible to disease. In a study published […]

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Guideline for managing young infants with fever announced

(HealthDay)—In a new clinical practice guideline issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics and published online July 19 in Pediatrics, key action statements are presented for the management of well-appearing infants aged 8 to 60 days with a fever ≥38 degrees Celsius. Robert H. Pantell, M.D., from the Alta Bates Summit Medical Center-Berkeley in Honolulu, […]

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Do I need a vaccine if I’ve already had COVID-19?

The Centers for Disease Control announced that in most cases, vaccinated adults in the U.S. could start going without masks, even indoors—a long-awaited benchmark to signal a return to a more normal life. But many people still have lingering questions about the COVID-19 vaccines and whether or not they’re needed, especially if you’ve already had […]

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Vaccine hesitancy, rooted in institutional mistrust, could stand in way of COVID-19 herd immunity

The global effort to develop and distribute COVID-19 vaccines has progressed despite myriad challenges. Yet the final step—shots in arms—meets resistance among some that can’t easily be overcome by science and supply chains. Vaccine hesitancy—a reluctance or refusal to be immunized—could represent nearly 30% of Americans and even more in Europe. That reluctance is due […]

Kids Health

Heidi Klum: I Was 4 Months Pregnant at 2003 VS Fashion Show

Surprise! Heidi Klum revealed on Tuesday, May 4, that she was pregnant while walking the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2003. Ashley! Gigi! See Pregnant Models Walking the Runway “Happy 17th birthday LENI,” the model, 47, captioned a throwback Instagram video. “I am not alone walking down that catwalk here. If I look close enough […]

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US patent for warning sensor in early detection of wound bleeding

Changi General Hospital (CGH) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) have developed the Blood WArning Technology with Continuous Hemoglobin (BWATCH) sensor, a lightweight monitoring device placed over a patient’s bandage that detects real-time bleeding from wound sites following invasive medical procedures. BWATCH was tested and validated in an observational clinical trial involving […]