Obesity Could Raise Odds for 'Long-Haul' COVID Symptoms
FRIDAY, June 11, 2021 -- If you're obese, you're far more likely to have long-lasting health issues if you get COVID-19 and survive, a new study warns.
You are more likely than patients who aren't obese to be hospitalized. You're more likely wind...
Middle Ages Misery: Medieval Shoe Trend Brought Bunions
FRIDAY, June 11, 2021 -- Suffering for fashion is nothing new. Researchers in the United Kingdom have unearthed new evidence that stylish pointed shoes caused a "plague" of bunions in the late medieval period.
Investigators from the University of...
Pandemic Boosted Drinking Among Americans Over 50: Poll
THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 -- Drinking rose among older Americans during the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and that could put their health at risk, claim researchers behind a new poll.
"As we all toast the end of the worst part of the pandemic in...