Study: Understanding frailty will lead to better care for older adults

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Frailty is a better predictor than factors such as age when determining how older adults fare one year after receiving critical care. A team led by researchers from the...

Coronavirus: Epsilon variant mutations contribute to COVID immune evasion

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Three mutations in the Epsilon coronavirus spike protein dampen the neutralizing potency of antibodies induced by current vaccines or past COVID infections. The mutations give this coronavirus variant of...

Pfizer vaccine less effective against Delta variant, study finds

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The Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine is less effective against the Delta variant as originally thought, according to a recent medical study. The preliminary study, carried out by the Israeli health...

Study: New cancer findings can give wider access to immunotherapy

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Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden publish new findings in the journal Cancer Discovery showing how pharmacological activation of the protein p53 boosts the immune response against tumours....

Study: Innovation massively expands view into workings of single cells

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Researchers have devised a way to multiply by more than ten-fold the accessible details of gene activity in individual cells. It's a big leap in the effort to...

Walgreens Covid Vaccine Registration: What should I bring to my vaccination...

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Everyone age 12 and older. The state will continue to prioritize the 65-plus population until all in that group who want to get the vaccine have done...

Study: Structures discovered in brain cancer patients can help fight tumors

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Researchers at Uppsala University have discovered lymph node-like structures close to the tumour in brain cancer patients, where immune cells can be activated to attack the tumour. They...

Plastic drapes reduce hypothermia in premature babies, says study

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Most babies born prematurely or with health problems are quickly whisked away to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) where they might require assisted heating devices to regulate...

Study: Being clean and hygienic need not impair childhood immunity

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The theory that modern society is too clean, leading to defective immune systems in children, should be swept under the carpet, according to a new study by researchers...

CVS, Albertsons, Walgreens – Schedule Appointments: Pharmacies Extending Friday Hours

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Thousands of pharmacies across the country are extending their operating hours on Fridays during the month of June with the goal of getting more individuals vaccinated against COVID-19....

Rite Aid COVID-19 Vaccine Registration: Pharmacy Extends Vaccinating Hours Every Friday

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Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD) is proud to support the White House and the National Month of Action by extending vaccination hours at select locations in June to make...

Publix COVID-19 Vaccine Registration: No Appointment Required for COVID Vaccine

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To date, more than 1.3 million Miami-Dade residents have been vaccinated against COVID-19. While the initial vaccine rollout was frustrating and stressful to many Floridians, as eligibility criteria...