Dr. Fauci Warns of These COVID Symptoms — Eat This Not That

1647785239 Dr Fauci Warns of These COVID Symptoms — Eat This

Several scientific studies released this month have found that even if you contract COVID-19 and only experience mild symptoms initially, the virus can have damaging, even debilitating, long-term effects. That’s a message Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious-disease expert, has been delivering since the pandemic’s early days. It’s why it’s still important to take … Read more

Brain shrinkage, tissue damage, cognitive disruption. What COVID can do to patients’ brains.

Brain shrinkage tissue damage cognitive disruption What COVID can do

A major study on the impact of COVID-19 on the brain indicates even a mild case can significantly affect the complex organ, thinning tissue and disrupting functions that control smell and some cognitive abilities. The findings are sobering for the nearly 2 million New Jersey residents — and 80 million Americans — who have contracted … Read more

Glass Tumbler Found In Woman’s Urinary Bladder 4 Years After Use As Sex Toy

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Normally, you shouldn’t find a glass tumbler in your urinary bladder. (Photo: Getty) getty Oh, that’s where that glass tumbler went. A case report published in the journal Urology Case Reports described how doctors found a glass tumbler that a 45-year-old woman had misplaced about four years earlier. And urine for a surprise as to … Read more

How Long Should It Take to Grieve? Psychiatry Has Come Up With an Answer.

1647759344 How Long Should It Take to Grieve Psychiatry Has Come

Holly Prigerson, a professor of sociology in medicine, has worked to include prolonged grief as a classified, diagnosable psychiatric disorder. (Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times) After more than a decade of argument, psychiatry’s most powerful body in the United States added a new disorder this week to its diagnostic manual: prolonged grief. The decision marks … Read more

These are the worst cooking oils for your health, experts say

1647754660 These are the worst cooking oils for your health

Next time you cook up a storm or scan an ingredient list, steer clear of these bad-for-you oils.  “Chronic, low-grade inflammation is the root cause of many diseases common to Western society. This inflammation is the result of, in part, an imbalance in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids,” said Trista K. Best, registered dietitian, Balance One … Read more