Researchers advise people to focus on increasing their physical activity and improving their fitness to overcome obesity and obesity-related health issues such as diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease. They say focus on fitness rather than weight cycling like yo-yo dieting.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval of Tivdak (tisotumab vedotin-tftv) for the treatment of metastatic cervical cancer in adults. The drug has been found effective at treating cervical cancer that has progressed on or after chemotherapy.
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has now killed more Americans than the 1918-19 Spanish flu, which took around 675,000 lives. COVID-19 has taken more than 694,000 American lives. However, experts believe that vaccination could help us tackle the ongoing pandemic.
Texas introduced anti-abortion law that came into effect on September 1, 2021. However, a Texan physician, Dr. Alan Braid, said that he performed an abortion on September 6, calling it a “duty of care.” Dr. Brain could be sued for breaking the new law, but got support from an abortion-rights advocacy group.
Some women have reported small changes in the menstrual cycle after receiving the COVID-19 vaccines, according to Herald Sun. However, experts say that there is no scientific evidence to support the link between period irregularities and COVID vaccines, calling for more research.
A new study has found that the COVID-19 strains keep getting better to become more airborne and contagious. The study found that the people infected with the Alpha variant exhaled 43 to 100 times more viruses than people infected by the original strain.