Gene Therapy Uses HIV to Rescue Kids Born Without Immune System
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- Cora Oakley is a rough-and-tumble 4-year-old who loves gymnastics and outdoor activities, particularly if it involves bouncing on a trampoline.
It's hard to tell from looking at her that she was born without an immune...
U.S. Seniors Are Getting Fewer Abdominal Surgeries
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- Older Americans, especially those 85 and older, are having fewer abdominal surgeries than in decades past, a new study finds.
The study examined data from 2002 to 2014, and was not able to tell the exact reasons for the...
AHA News: What to Tell Your Young Teen About Their Shot at the COVID-19 Vaccine
THURSDAY, May 13, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Approval of a COVID-19 vaccine for people as young as 12 offers parents more than the opportunity to protect their kids. It offers them a chance to be a guide.
Adolescents might be...