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HIV care suffered setbacks during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, and Black patients may have been disproportionately affected, according to an analysis by tech company Komodo Health. The company analyzed insurance claims and reported drops in HIV screening, new diagnoses, and new preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prescriptions, as well... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-30
(Natural News) In the biggest mass casualty event in the history of San Antonio, more than 50 migrants have died after being left inside a tractor-trailer in sweltering heat. According to the Commissioner of Precinct 1, Rebeca Clay-Flores, the death toll stands at 51, which includes 39 men and... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-30
(Natural News) North America, which was once a First World region, is fast becoming a Third World wasteland, thanks to government corruption, Wall Street greed and private central banking. Increasingly more people both in the United States and Canada are unable to afford food because of explosive inflationary pressure... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-30
(Natural News) German lawyer Reiner Füllmich and at least 50 of his colleagues have concluded that the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines are designed to experiment on the human race. They arrived at that conclusion after hearing the statements of witnesses in the German Corona Investigative Committee – particularly that of former Pfizer executive... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-30
(Natural News) A 29-year-old transwoman beat a 13-year-old girl to rule a women’s skateboarding competition in New York. Ricci Tres, who was born male but who now identifies as a woman, dominated the Boardr Open, a street skateboarding contest open to all participants at all skill levels. The competition has two... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
(Natural News) A new survey by global intelligence company Morning Consult found that most of American consumers have changed their eating and drinking habits because of the rising costs of living. Around eight in ten people have now cut back on their trips to restaurants and bars, and a vast majority... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
(Natural News) Ukrainian farmers are destroying their own harvest equipment to prevent the Russian army from confiscating them and their unharvested crops. Dan Basse, president of agricultural industry research firm AgResource Company, noted that many of his clients in Ukraine “have been actually damaging their combines so the Russians... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
(Natural News) Cattle country has been abuzz since the announcement last month that a new cutting-edge beef processing plant has been proposed for Rapid City, South Dakota, that will handle 8,000 head per day. Now, many locals are questioning the availability of such high volumes of cattle as well... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
(Natural News) Sri Lankan authorities abruptly restricted fuel supplies on Monday, June 27, just days after Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told the parliament that the country’s debt-laden economy has completely collapsed. Spokesman Bandula Gunawardena said in a televised statement that the cabinet of ministers decided to limit the distribution of... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
A higher level of intramuscular fat infiltration in the thighs was associated with a higher risk of developing heart failure, in a new study. The association was independent of other cardiometabolic risk factors and measures of adiposity such as body mass index. The observation raises the possibility of new avenues... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. For New York musician Erica Mancini, COVID-19 made repeat performances. March 2020. Last December. And again this May. "I'm bummed to know that I might forever just get infected," said the 31-year-old singer, who is... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
Life expectancy in the United States plateaued in recent years, and persistent racial disparities vary by state, according to an analysis of death records and Census data from 1990 to 2019. "Life expectancy is an important measure of the health of the entire population," corresponding author Gregory Roth, MD, a... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
An Illinois advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) who vowed on Twitter she would refuse to prescribe Viagra (sildenafil) to white Conservative male patients resigned the day after her now viral post. https://twitter.com/libsoftiktok/status/1541477598915706884 The discriminatory tweet with political overtones comes just days after the US Supreme Court handed down its decision... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
Immigration status does not modify the bidirectional association between diabetes and depression, new data suggest. In a retrospective cohort study that included almost 43,000 participants, depression was associated with an increased risk for diabetes in nonimmigrants (adjusted odds ratio [OR], 1.39) and immigrants (adjusted OR, 1.60). "The lack of effect... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
Children and adolescents with migraine are about twice as likely to have an anxiety or depressive disorder as those without migraine, results from a new review and meta-analysis suggest. Dr Serena Orr "This is compelling, high-level evidence showing there's this established comorbidity between migraine and anxiety and depressive symptoms and... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
Alabama urged a federal court on Tuesday to drop its block on the state's ban on gender-affirming care for transgender youth, citing the Supreme Court's recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall said the high court ruled that abortion isn't protected under the 14th Amendment... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
By UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN – THE FACULTY OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCES Obese men can double their sperm count Men all throughout the globe are experiencing declining semen quality, which is commonly referred to as an outright fertility crisis. However, there may be some good news for some of the males... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
By Tokyo University of Science Japanese researchers develop a nanoparticle-based drug delivery system from corn/maize to target cancer cells Nanomaterials have revolutionized the world of cancer therapy, and plant-derived nanoparticles have the added advantage of being cost-effective and easy to mass-produce. Researchers from Tokyo University of Science have recently developed... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
By PURDUE UNIVERSITY The earth doesn’t give up its ancient secrets easily – not even in the “Cradle of Humankind” in South Africa, where a wealth of fossils relating to human evolution have been discovered. Scientists have studied these fossils of early human ancestors and their long-lost relatives for decades. Now,... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-29
By Tokyo University of Science. Scientists propose a two-step synthesis process for anti-viral compounds neoechinulin B and its derivatives The fungus-derived compound neoechinulin B demonstrates promising antiviral activity. To realize its potential as an antiviral agent, however, a viable method for preparing more potent derivatives synthetically is necessary. In a... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-28
Polio has been detected in sewage samples collected from a treatment works in East London. This sounds really serious. Is it? Is it something that’s just restricted to people in that area? It’s potentially very serious and that’s why the U.K. HSA has declared it a national incident, because it... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-28
Pediatrician Paul Halczenko, MD awaits a decision in an appeal he filed against Ascension Health, his employer for the last ten years. Dr. Halczenko and four other health care workers, were put on leave from their job at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital after refusing to... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-28
In a new study published in the journal Andrology, researchers found what they believe to be a temporary decline of sperm concentration and total motile count among sperm donors in Israel three months following vaccination with Pfizer/BioNTech’s BNT162b2 (also known as “Comirnaty”) messenger RNA (mRNA) COVID-19 biologic.1Study Investigates the Effect... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-28
By SCUOLA INTERNAZIONALE SUPERIORE DI STUDI AVANZATI New research has identified an important molecular analogy that could explain the remarkable intelligence of these fascinating invertebrates. An exceptional organism with an extremely complex brain and cognitive abilities makes the octopus very unique among invertebrates. So much so that it resembles vertebrates more... Read more
Published on: 2022-06-28

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