Can you get flu and COVID-19 booster injections at the same time?

As flu season gets underway, some Marylanders are wondering if they should get the flu shot and the new COVID-19 booster shot at the same time.|| COVID-19 updates | Maryland’s Latest Figures | Get tested | Vaccine Information ||The Maryland Hospital Association encourages anyone eligible to get the COVID-19 booster shot as soon as possible. … Read more

Latest COVID booster shots released before human testing is complete

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to approve new COVID-19 booster shots this week — before the vaccines are tested on humans, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The new boosters are similar to the COVID vaccines currently available in the US, with minor tweaks that protect recipients from the … Read more

Latest COVID booster shots released before human testing is complete

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to approve new COVID-19 booster shots this week — before the vaccines are tested on humans, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The new boosters are similar to the COVID vaccines currently available in the US, with minor tweaks that protect recipients from the … Read more

Artificial Sweeteners May Cause Diabetes, Shocking New Study Says

Real sugar can provide calories quickly, but artificial sugar can cause diabetes. Scientists are now warning that some artificial sweeteners may alter the body’s microbes in ways that alter blood sugar levels, according to new data published in the journal “Cell” and reported by South West News Service. The sugar substitutes – including saccharin and … Read more

Implications of Monkeypox being declared a public health emergency in the US

A sign is displayed outside a monkeypox vaccination clinic in Washington DC, Friday, August 5, 2022. Three DC … [+] Health clinics began offering limited monkeypox vaccinations to eligible residents Friday, pending vaccine availability. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. On August 4, the Biden administration declared monkeypox a public … Read more

Gottlieb predicts monkeypox will be a public health failure

Former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb wrote an op-ed in the New York Times published Saturday, arguing that the United States does not have a federal infrastructure capable of dealing with emergency situations in the United States. areas of public health, such as monkeypox and COVID-19. “Our country’s response to monkey pox … Read more

Gottlieb predicts monkeypox will be a public health failure

Former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb wrote an op-ed in the New York Times published Saturday, arguing that the United States does not have a federal infrastructure capable of dealing with emergency situations in the United States. areas of public health, such as monkeypox and COVID-19. “Our country’s response to monkey pox … Read more