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To combat nursing shortage, universities create accelerated 12-month training programs: ‘A win-win’
on 25 Febbraio 2024 at 1:27
Nurses can now enter the workforce more quickly than before. A new accelerated training program to combat the long-time nursing shortage is gaining popularity across the country.
Untreated sleep apnea presents ‘disruptive’ dangers to people’s lives, including heart issues, says expert
on 24 Febbraio 2024 at 19:36
Sleep apnea can be potentially dangerous for sufferers, as the disorder can bring on underlying issues. Professor Esther Rodriguez Villegas of London discussed the risks, symptoms and treatments.
Amid Florida measles outbreak, surgeon general lets parents decide whether to send unvaccinated kids to school
on 24 Febbraio 2024 at 2:00
Amid measles outbreaks in various parts of the U.S., the Florida surgeon general has issued some guidance to parents regarding kids’ school attendance. Doctors offered reactions.
Was Wendy Williams’ dementia caused by alcoholism? Experts share insights
on 23 Febbraio 2024 at 22:13
After the announcement of Wendy Williams’ dementia diagnosis, experts are speaking about the potential link between alcohol abuse and cognitive issues.
Alabama providers suspend IVF treatments after state court’s ruling as fertility experts weigh in
on 23 Febbraio 2024 at 1:41
A decision handed down by the Alabama Supreme Court has led to a halt in IVF services at some locations and a flurry of protests from providers in the fertility space.
Women get more benefit from exercise than men, study finds: ‘More to gain’
on 22 Febbraio 2024 at 18:08
A new study from Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles found that females may get more benefits than men when doing the same amount of physical activity. The researchers and other experts weigh in.
‘COVID paralyzed my diaphragm’: Marathon runner shares how the infection took his breath away
on 22 Febbraio 2024 at 10:00
A healthy runner experienced diaphragm paralysis after COVID. He tells how he overcame the condition, with the help of Dr. Matthew Kaufman of the Institute of Advanced Reconstruction in New Jersey.
Student and teacher share heart surgery scars, plus vaccine risks, plague fears and more
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 21:56
The Fox News Health Newsletter brings you trending and important stories about health warnings, drug shortages, mental health issues and more in this weekly recap.
‘Gas station heroin’ is growing threat in New Jersey, health officials warn: ‘Dangerous and addictive’
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 21:43
A dangerous drug is causing a spike of illnesses in New Jersey, health officials warn. In many cases, it’s sold on corner convenience store shelves. Addiction experts shared concerns.
Florida elementary school confirms 6th case of measles amid outbreak
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 13:58
Health officials at Florida’s Department of Health and officials at Broward County Public Schools have confirmed a sixth measles case at Manatee Bay Elementary School in Weston.
New York woman reports improved mental health after undergoing brain electrode therapy
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 12:35
Researchers are testing deep brain stimulation as a treatment for people with a severe form of depression. The treatment involves implanting electrodes in the brain.
FDA approves allergy drug to lessen severity of reactions to peanuts, dairy, other foods
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 9:30
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given the injectable Xolair (omalizumab) the green light for use in decreasing the risk of life-threatening reactions to certain foods. Doctors weighed in.
Kids who wear school uniforms get less physical activity, study finds: ‘There’s a problem’
on 21 Febbraio 2024 at 2:41
A study from the University of Cambridge in the U.K. suggests that school uniform policies could serve as a barrier to children getting daily physical activity. Doctors weighed in.
Measles virus continues to spread as WHO says more than half the world has high risk of contracting the virus
on 20 Febbraio 2024 at 16:40
The World Health Organization announced that more than half the world has a high risk of getting measles by the end of 2024 unless preventative measures are taken.
Florida student and teacher bond over matching scars from their open-heart surgeries: ‘Tough cookies’
on 20 Febbraio 2024 at 9:15
A 6-year-old girl and her kindergarten teacher have something very special in common — matching scars from open-heart surgeries. Kennedy Vogt’s mother and her teacher shared their stories.
Ask a doc: ‘What causes hiccups, and how can I get rid of them?’
on 19 Febbraio 2024 at 21:46
To better understand the cause of hiccups and how to get rid of them, Fox News Digital reached out to two doctors who are experts on the condition. Here are their professional insights.
Largest-ever COVID vaccine study links shot to small increase in heart and brain conditions
on 19 Febbraio 2024 at 20:36
A new study published in the journal Vaccine found that the COVID vaccine was linked to a slight increase in neurological, blood and heart-related medical conditions. Experts weighed in.
275 million new genetic variants found in US study explain why some are more prone to disease than others
on 19 Febbraio 2024 at 17:38
The U.S. National Institutes of Health announced 275 million entirely new genetic variants that may explain why certain people are prone to diseases over others.
Hundreds of rural hospitals are in danger of shutting down, study finds: ‘At risk of closure’
on 19 Febbraio 2024 at 0:44
Hundreds of hospitals in rural areas of the U.S. are at risk of closure, according to new data from Chartis, a Chicago health care advisory services firm. An ER doctor weighed in on the findings.
Heart health risk factors for women over age 50: ‘Don’t ignore new symptoms,’ experts warn
on 18 Febbraio 2024 at 23:42
For women over age 50, there are a few factors regarding heart health that deserve attention. Two doctors mapped out the signs, symptoms and methods of keeping a happy heart.