Health Highlights: Sept. 8, 2021
Here are some of HealthDay's top stories for Wednesday, Sept. 8:
U.S. COVID-19 case count now tops 40 million. According to a database maintained by The New York Times, there have now been 40 million known cases of COVID-19 in the United States --...
Experts Push Back Against Rush for COVID Booster Shots
FRIDAY, Sept. 3, 2021 -- Opposition is mounting among U.S. and international health experts against President Joe Biden's push to make COVID-19 booster shots available later this month.
The scientific evidence simply isn't there to support booster...
Weight Loss Can Help Cut Lung Risks in 9/11 First Responders
MONDAY, Sept. 6, 2021 -- Twenty years on from the terrible event itself, weight loss may reduce the risk of lung disease among 9/11 first responders, a new study suggests.
"Our findings should reassure World Trade Center first responders that there...