States Get Ready for Complex COVID Vaccine Plans

The CDC had set a deadline of this past Friday for all 50 states, nine territories, and five large cities to submit their draft plans to distribute the vaccine.

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Expert: Darkest Weeks of Pandemic Are Yet to Come

Osterholm said the United States has “a major problem in messaging” about the pandemic response, as evidenced by polls showing high skepticism about a coronavirus vaccine.

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More Women Trying Pot to Manage Menopause

THC helps lower body temperature, which can help with hot flashes. Pot’s mellowing effects may help settle your mood and improve sleep, but everyone’s reaction may differ.

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384: Building a Village, Creating Strong Relationships & Biohacking Tips With Michael Trainer

My guest today is Michael Trainer, a biohacker and social impact entrepreneur making a huge difference in the world. He is the co-creator of Global Citizen, a movement dedicated to ending extreme poverty. He’s also the creator of Peak Mind, which brings together thought leaders to inspire a new vision of leadership. As you can […]

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Big Babies May Face Higher Lifelong A-Fib Risk

The association between birth weight and a-fib is controversial, which led the authors of this study to investigate it. Using a special data analysis technique, the researchers concluded that there was a link between greater birth weight and an increased risk of a-fib later in life.

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New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases

The drug, marketed under the brand name Rinvoq, also helped twice as many patients enter remission from their rheumatoid arthritis, according to a report in the Oct. 15 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Healing Powers of Ancient Herb Andrographis

Andrographis paniculata is a plant that grows throughout much of Asia. It has been traditionally used to treat infectious disease, liver complaints and fever. The adaptogenic herb1 has a bitter taste and is indigenous to China, India and Southeast Asia. It grows from 30 centimeters (11.8 inches) to 110 centimeters (3.6 feet) high and has […]

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Weekly Health Quiz: Autism, COVID and Panic

1 Which public figure recently contracted SARS-CoV-2 infection and was treated with two experimental drugs, Gilead’s remdesivir and Regeneron’s REGN-COV2? British Prime Minister Boris Johnson President Donald J. Trump October 2, 2020, President Donald Trump announced he had tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. He received a variety of treatments, including both holistically-leaning alternatives and the experimental […]

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