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NIH ‘Very Concerned’ About Serious Side Effect in Coronavirus Vaccine Trial

The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming a coronavirus vaccine trial that was halted when a participant suffered spinal cord damage, even as the National Institutes of Health has launched an investigation of the case. “The highest levels of NIH are very concerned,” said Dr. Avindra Nath, intramural… Read More »

What serious complications can chlamydia cause

Abdominal and pelvic pain: Pain in the abdomen, proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Sexually transmitted infections of the anus and rectum. Guidelines recommend azithromycin; saharan Africa and Asia. HPV infection is primarily to blame for the development of cervical cancer – progressing to an open ulcerative sore. Bleeding after sex or between periods, any… Read More »

What we learned from John Singleton: Why Black men need to get serious about their health

Getty Images When the news broke in April that filmmaker John Singleton had died from a stroke, at only 51 years old, fans and colleagues were shocked by the untimely and completely unexpected loss. In the wake of this tragedy, we’ve since found out that a number of other celebrated Black men are dying from… Read More »

Domestic abuse survivors ‘more at risk of serious mental illness’

Women who experience domestic abuse are three times more likely to develop a serious mental illness, Birmingham University research suggests. But they are also twice as likely to have had some form of mental illness already, the study in the British Journal of Psychiatry found. Experts said opportunities were being missed to detect abuse and… Read More »

Foot warning: Dr Christian Jessen reveals sign that could signal serious health condition

Foot problems include verrucas, athlete’s foot, bunions, heel pain, blisters and smelly feet – most of which can be treated with advice from your pharmacist. While the symptoms of these conditions are usually obvious, in some, more severe cases, the feet can present signs of more serious health conditions. Dr Christian Jessen, best known for… Read More »