Thursday, January 28, 2021

Lactose intolerance can develop at any age

MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORK TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Question: What would cause someone to become lactose-intolerant later in life? I’m in my 40s and have never had...

State hires new health care company for inmates

BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – State corrections officials have hired Centurion of Florida LLC to take over prison health services for...

How to control that temper

BY JUDI LIGHT HOPSON, EMMA H. HOPSON AND TED HAGEN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE/TNS Do you get upset trying to...

New Alzheimer trial to use epilepsy drug that calms brain activity

BY SCOTT DANCE BALTIMORE SUN/TNS What could be one of the first treatments to delay or prevent Alzheimer’s disease received a big boost from the National...

Fauci touts Black doctor’s work on vaccine

Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett was the scientific lead for NIH research team. BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Dr. Anthony Fauci, the leading infectious disease doctor and director...

Money to aid mental health services for children

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA The Florida Department of Education is making $2 million available to rural counties across the state to increase access to telehealth...

Doctor has advice for people nervous about vaccine

MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORK/TNS If you are unsure about whether you’ll be vaccinated for COVID-19, you are not alone. It’s natural to have reservations about...

NIH to study allergic reactions linked to COVID-19 shots

BY JOHN TOZZI BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS The National Institutes of Health plans to begin a clinical trial that aims to help doctors “predict and manage” allergic reactions...

Consumer confusion about Obamacare continues

Many without insurance don’t understand that subsidies are available BY FRED MOGUL WNYC (TNS) Recording and mixing music is Vernon Thomas’ passion, but being CEO and producer...

ALCEE UNPLUGGED

An unexpected emergency room ordeal reminds a thoughtful Congressman Alcee Hastings that pancreatic cancer won’t stop him from waging battles for...