Hearts From Drug Abusers Can Be Used for Transplants
THURSDAY, July 29, 2021 -- In a finding that could mean more patients desperate for a heart transplant get a new lease on life, two new studies show that hearts from donors who abused drugs can be safely donated.
In the past two decades, the U.S....
Nursing Home Staff Closest to Patients Are Least Likely to Get COVID Vaccines
FRIDAY, July 30, 2021 -- Aides in long-term care facilities are less likely than other staff to be vaccinated, even though they have the most contact with vulnerable patients and could infect them with COVID-19, a new federal study...
Provincetown Outbreak Shows Delta Can Spread Among Vaccinated, But Cases Are Mild
FRIDAY, July 30, 2021 -- The Cape Cod resort town of Provincetown draws big crowds every summer. In July, those largely vaccinated crowds -- packed into bars, restaurants and private homes -- were the genesis of an outbreak of the Delta variant that...