Health Highlights: Sept. 7, 2021
Here are some of HealthDay's top stories for Tuesday, Sept. 7:
New COVID-19 cases rose 300% over this past Labor Day weekend compared to last year. With millions of Americans traveling, mingling — often unvaccinated and mask-free —...
Top Federal Health Officials Ask White House to Scale Back on COVID Boosters
FRIDAY, Sept. 3, 2021 -- Top U.S. health officials have reportedly warned the White House to curtail its plans to offer COVID-19 booster shots to Americans later this month.
Leaders of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for...
Postponing Retirement Might Help Keep Dementia at Bay
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Early retirement may sound appealing, but a recent study hints that putting it off a few years might help older adults retain more of their mental sharpness.
Using data on more than 20,000 older Americans, researchers...