A new study from Stanford University researchers has found that most American mass shooters had an untreated mental health disorder before committing the heinous crime. Some of them had untreated schizophrenia, while others had issues such as bipolar disorder, personality disorder, and delusional disorder.
Novavax, an American biotech company, has recently released the promising findings of its experimental COVID vaccine, demonstrating more than 90% efficacy in preventing symptomatic disease. In addition, the vaccine candidate demonstrated 91% efficacy in older patients with certain comorbidities.
Dr. Paul Offit, one of the top advisors to the FDA, said Thursday that children should be vaccinated against the deadly coronavirus. He said new strains of the virus are highly contagious, which means we need a greater level of protection against the virus.
New CDC data has reported that the U.S. death rates for heart disease and diabetes increased last year when the COVID-19 pandemic was at its peak. Experts believe that this happened because most patients with heart disease and diabetics stayed away from hospitals due to fear of catching the COVID-19 infection.
A new study has found that prior COVID-19 infection may shield you from reinfection for at least 10 months. The study found that most people who had experienced a bout of COVID-19 infection have protection from reinfection for at least another 10 months.
As the United States is vaccinated more and more people, a new Gallop poll has found that 9% of adults said their lives are “completely” back to normal and 57% said their lives are “somewhat” back to normal. The CDC says 52% of Americans aged 18 and above have been fully vaccinated.