Health

You Can Still Infect People With COVID-19 During a Paxlovid Rebound, CDC Says

Some people who take Paxlovid, the antiviral COVID-19 medication made by Pfizer, may develop rebound symptoms after finishing the treatment. These symptoms, which many are calling “Paxlovid rebound,” can make you infectious and/or test positive again—even if you previously tested negative after finishing treatment with Paxlovid—according to a recent health advisory from the Centers for […]

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A New CDC Study Shows a Devastating Number of Americans Will Experience Long COVID

One in five COVID-19 survivors aged 18 to 64 and a quarter of those 65 or older have developed long COVID symptoms, according to a large new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published this week. The findings underscore that millions of Americans who have been infected with the virus that […]

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Brian Austin Green Opens Up About Living With Ulcerative Colitis

Brian Austin Green, 48, opened up about living with ulcerative colitis in a new interview with Good Morning America. The actor said that his body wasn’t absorbing nutrients properly and that he’d lost 20 pounds during a recent flare-up. “I would eat food, and my body didn’t process any of it. So, then, you start […]

Pregnancy

Getting Pregnant With PCOS: Belinda McCall Tells All

Are you ever overwhelmed with your PCOS symptoms? >>Today, my guest is Belinda McCall, founder of WomanBeeWell magazine, and she’s about to share with you her story on getting diagnosed with PCOS and trying to conceive.<< Belinda has been helping women find their own version of wellness through her blog, digital magazine, and online programs. And in this episode, she’s going…

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Pregnancy

Strengthen Your Pelvic Floor Without Kegels

I’m going to tell you something a liiittle controversial, but I’m going to speak up because it needs to be talked about in women’s health. >>Kegels are not an effective way to strengthen your pelvic floor.<< Now, I know that that’s a different take than what you’ve been taught in the past, so let me explain. From what I’ve learned…

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Fitness

Not Drinking Enough Water? 9 Dehydration Symptoms

More than 50% of the human body is water. Are you drinking enough water? On average, you should drink between 1.5 and 2 liters a day. You can find out how much water you need with this calculator: Experts recommend that you drink regularly throughout the day to avoid feeling thirsty. If you feel thirsty, […]

Pregnancy

COVID-19 Symptoms in Babies

If you have a baby or are about to have a baby, it’s understandable to be worried about SARS-CoV-2 and the condition it causes, COVID-19. Part of being a parent is worrying about your baby, even when we’re not living under a global pandemic — and it’s only natural to be concerned about how COVID-19 […]

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DoD tests wearables’ ability to detect Covid-19 before symptoms appear

Philips and the U.S. Department of Defense are testing the use of wearables for early detection of Covid-19. Photo credit: Philips Long before the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, the U.S. Department of Defense and Royal Philips had been working on a project to detect potential outbreaks of infectious disease before they happen. The idea […]

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Coronavirus symptoms this Doctor says you shouldn’t be ignoring – plus 6 ways to optimise your immune system

Healthista Collective Expert Doctor Gemma Newman reveals possible coronavirus symptoms you shouldn’t be ignoring plus 6 ways you can optimise your immune system Join Dr Gemma Newman this weekend for the immersive Come Alive Summit, 15th – 16th August 2020 The Come Alive Summit is about helping people feel good again through this difficult year; […]

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5 Hidradenitis Suppurativa Symptoms to Know If Your Skin Is Acting Up

I had just returned home from the best summer of my life. It was 2012, and I’d spent the last three months interning at Southwest Airlines in Dallas, spending most of the summer traveling on standby with no preplanned destinations. But when I returned home ready to start my senior year of college, the lymph […]

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Asthma and Coronavirus: Does Asthma Increase Your Risk for Severe COVID-19 Symptoms?

In a study published in Allergy recently, researchers looked at 140 patients infected with the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China. They identified several underlying illnesses in many of the patients, including eosinopenia and lymphopenia (types of low white blood cell count). But asthma wasn’t one of those conditions, suggesting that having asthma doesn’t make it […]