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COVID-19 antibodies can last 8 months after infection, study finds

In a new study from San Raffaele hospital in Milan, researchers found that antibodies against the COVID-19 virus remained in the blood of patients...

This noise could boost your memory function and improve deep sleep

Deep sleep is critical for memory consolidation. Sleep disturbances have been observed in people with mild cognitive impairment, a warning sign for Alzheimer’s disease. The...

Should my child get the COVID-19 vaccine? 7 questions answered by a pediatric infectious...

The Food and Drug Administration expanded emergency use authorization of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include adolescents 12 to 15 years of age on...

Americans are experiencing more chronic pain

In a new study from the University at Buffalo, researchers found Americans are in chronic pain, and what has been a long-standing and under-acknowledged...

This obesity drug can help both younger and older people lose weight

In a new study from Tel Aviv University, researchers found obesity drug semaglutide has similar effectiveness across different age groups with regard to weight...

Delaying second COVID vaccine dose may prevent deaths, study finds

In a new study from Mayo Clinic and elsewhere, researchers found that delaying the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines, at least for people aged...

This simple surgery can prevent strokes in people with heart problem

In a new study from McMaster University, researchers found that a simple surgery saves patients with heart arrhythmia from often-lethal strokes. They found that removing...

Scientists find a new way to treat drug-resistant high blood pressure

In a new study from Columbia University, researchers found that brief pulses of ultrasound delivered to nerves near the kidney produced an effective drop...

COVID-19 could cause impotence in men, study finds

In a new study from the University of Miami, researchers found that the new coronavirus can linger in the penis and cause impotence in...

This study finds a big cause of poor memory in older people

In a recent study at the University of Washington, researchers found that one of the keys to having a healthy brain at any age...