Tag Archives: Getting

‘I worry we’re getting numb’ to Covid numbers as states reopen, former CDC director says

Richard Besser, who served as acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under former President Barack Obama, said he worries that people are discounting Covid numbers as governors decide to reopen their states.  “In Texas, where they removed the mask mandate, fewer than 10% of people have been vaccinated and the levels… Read More »

Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »

Bachelor Nation Is Demanding Anti-Racism In the Franchise, and Alums Are Getting Behind It

If you’re watching The Bachelor: The Most Unforgettable—Ever! plumb the archives for Bachelor Nation’s most emotional (and embarrassing) moments, you’ll notice the elephant in the room making itself all the more apparent: In 40 seasons over 18 years, there’s been only one (1!!!) Black lead cast in a Bachelor franchise. So, yeah. It’s ridiculous. It’s… Read More »

Brit Hume says argument for lockdowns across nation is getting ‘weaker’

Fox News’s Brit Hume laid out two reasons why the argument for continuing stay-at-home orders across the country and federal social distancing guidelines was getting “weaker.” Hume joined Martha MacCallum on her show The Story Tuesday and argued that the coronavirus was “not to be nearly as severe and dangerous as we thought.” “Two things… Read More »

Getting a ‘Hollywood’ wax may not increase STI risk, after all

Many health and hygiene guides advise women, in particular, to avoid shaving or waxing all or most of their pubic hair to maintain their “natural barrier” against sexually transmitted infections. But is this a misconception? Completely removing pubic hair most likely does not influence the risk of STIs, according to recent findings. Many women, often… Read More »