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Three Things You Need To Know About COVID-19 If You Have An Autoimmune Condition
The lack of white blood cells prolong the length of time it takes to fight the virus, which causes the symptoms to get worse, and therefore puts those with autoimmune disorders at a higher risk.Read More »
Nation’s Leading Cancer Hospital Is Running Out of Masks
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, one of the nation’s leading cancer centers, is running out of masks. BuzzFeed News is reporting that ...Read More »
FDA Approves First Flu Shot With Immune Response Booster
The first flu vaccine with an adjuvant has been approved for use in seniors, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday. An adjuvant is ...Read More »
Could Coffee Lower Risk of Multiple Sclerosis?
By Amy Norton, HealthDay (HealthDay News) — People who down several cups of coffee every day may have a decreased risk of developing multiple sclerosis, a new ...Read More »
Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child’s Allergy, Asthma Risk?
By Tara Haelle, HealthDay MONDAY, Feb. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Hand washing dishes instead of using a machine to wash dishes may reduce children’s risk of ...Read More »
Researchers Probe Why Colds Are More Likely in Winter
By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Though it’s never been scientifically confirmed, conventional wisdom has it that winter is the ...Read More »