MONDAY, May 2, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Approximately 3 percent of patients with pneumonia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection subsequently develop dementia, according to a study published in the April issue of Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
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ER visits for teenage girls dealing with eating disorders doubled during the pandemic. Yet treatment options remain sparse, particularly in rural states such as Montana.
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As Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths continue to decline across the United States, health leaders warn that the crisis is not over -- especially in the Black community.
Amid declining COVID numbers, mitigation measures have relaxed throughout the country over the last few weeks, except for masking recommendations for air travel.
Two weeks after the United Kingdom dropped its last remaining Covid-19 mitigation measure -- a requirement that people who test positive for the virus isolate for five days -- the country is seeing cases and hospitalizations climb once again.
Over the last two weeks, Montana’s COVID-19 case load has dropped more than 80%. On Monday, active cases came to 655 with 583 cases added in the last seven days.
After Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo declared on Monday the state would issue guidance urging parents not to vaccinate their children against Covid-19, health experts and officials were quick to highlight the dangers of such a policy for individuals and for the country at large.
Montana is the only state in the U.S. to see an increase in COVID cases over the last two weeks, trailing only Idaho in highest daily case counts.
Montana last had fewer than 100 people hospitalized with COVID-19 between Feb. 12, 2021 and July 28, 2021 — the period between the first surge of COVID-19 and when the delta surge started.
Those living in counties with low to medium levels of severe COVID have been given the go-ahead to ditch the masks at the door. But for Montana, most counties are operating at high risk, meaning indoor masking is still recommended.
With COVID cases declining and protests near the U.S.-Canada border phasing out, there are some successes to celebrate. But some, like those who are immunocompromised, are still facing an uphill battle. Here's that and more COVID news.
Hospitalizations that could have largely been prevented by the COVID-19 vaccine ran up a medical bill of at least $35 million in hospital costs during Montana’s delta surge, according to one University of Montana researcher.
States and localities are continuing to drop their mask mandates here in the U.S., but places like Hong Kong and South Korea are seeing the opposite trend. Here's that and more COVID news.
For the first time in two years for many people, the American workplace is transforming into something that resembles pre-pandemic days, but COVID-19 hospitalization rates among children increased as Omicron replaced Delta as the predominant coronavirus variant in the United States. Here's that and more COVID news.
TUESDAY, Feb. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Fully vaccinated U.S. workers at Amazon and Walmart will no longer have to wear masks unless local or state laws require them.
Covid-19 hospitalization rates among children increased as Omicron replaced Delta as the predominant coronavirus variant in the United States, especially among those under 5, who are not eligible to be vaccinated, according to a study published Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
MONDAY, Feb. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness (VE) is increased after three doses but wanes with time since vaccination after receipt of two or three doses, according to research published in the Feb. 11 early-release issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Covid-19 hospitalizations are dropping quickly in the United States, but a heavy burden persists, and the nation's health care workers are exhausted under the strain.
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 9, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Many states are already dispensing with mask mandates, but the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's director says COVID-19 case and hospitalization numbers in the United States remain too high to ease its mask guidelines.