Saturday, January 22, 2022

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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Red Cross Declares First-Ever National Blood Crisis As Many Hospitals Prioritize Transfusions

The nation's blood supply is dangerously low, prompting the Red Cross to announce a national blood crisis for the first time. The COVID-19 pandemic has...

HPV Vaccine Reduces Cervical Cancer Rates By 87%, U.K. Study Says

A recent study found that the human papillomavirus vaccine decreased cervical cancer rates by 87% for women who received it between ages 12 and...

Flu Cases Are Rising As Hospitals Are Filled With Covid Patients

Flu cases are on the rise once again in the United States after reaching an all-time low last year. The total number of cases could...

Logic’s Song ‘1-800-273-8255’ May Have Led To Hundreds Fewer Suicides, Study Finds

In 2017, the rapper Logic named a song after the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline phone number: "1-800-273-8255." The song was a hit, detailing a conversation...

Switzerland: Suicide Pods Provide A ‘Painless Death’

A 3D-printed "suicide capsule" has passed a legal review in Switzerland, potentially clearing the way for the technology to be put into use in...

New FDA-Approved Eyedrops Could Improve Close-Up Vision

A new FDA-approved eyedrop medicine could replace reading glasses for millions of Americans who have age-related blurry vision. The product, called Vuity, was approved by...

WHO Deploys Task Force To South Sudan After At Least 89 People Die From...

The World Health Organization has deployed a rapid response task force to South Sudan to investigate a mysterious illness that has left at least...

New Research Finds Potential Mechanism Linking Autism And Intestinal Inflammation

Infection during pregnancy with elevated levels of the cytokine IL-17a may yield microbiome alterations that prime offspring for aberrant immune responses, mouse study suggests. Though...

House Passes Landmark Investigational Therapy Bill For ALS, Introduced By Murkowski, Cosponsored By Senate

This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Accelerating Access to Critical Therapies (ACT) for ALS Act, bipartisan, bicameral legislation introduced by U.S....

1 in 44 8-Year-Olds Diagnosed With Autism A CDC Report Finds

The rate of 8-year-olds in the United States diagnosed with autism rose in 2018, to about 1 in 44, according to data tracked by...

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The UK Health Security Agency on Friday, January 21, 2022, designated a sub-lineage of the dominant and highly transmissible Omicron coronavirus variant as a...

Germany Blocks NATO Ally From Transferring Weapons to Ukraine

Germany is blocking NATO ally Estonia from giving military support to Ukraine by refusing to issue permits for German-origin weapons to be exported to...

Giuliani Associate Igor Fruman Sentenced To One Year In Prison In Campaign Finance Case

Russian-born Igor Fruman, a Florida businessman who helped former Donald Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani search for dirt on Joe Biden in Ukraine ahead of...
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