MIS-C has been more common and more severe than previously reported, study finds

CNN  —  Although still rare, MIS-C after Covid-19 has been more common and more severe than previously reported, and there are significant racial disparities in cases, according to a study…

FDA warns against consuming certain raw oysters distributed to 13 states after reported illnesses

CNN  —  The Food and Drug Administration is advising people in 13 states not to eat certain raw oysters from South Korea after at least one person in Las Vegas…

Flint residents reported high rates of depression, PTSD years after water crisis

CNN  —  In a new study, researchers say the experiences of residents of Flint, Michigan, show that environmental disasters like the water crisis can have long-term consequences for mental health.…

Additional types of cancer reported in people with breast implants, FDA says

The FDA announced Thursday that although it believes that occurrences of squamous cell carcinoma and various lymphomas in the capsule around breast implants may be rare, health care providers and…

Monkeypox case reported in man whose ‘primary risk factor’ was close, nonsexual contact at a crowded outdoor event

A man noticed his first lesion and subsequently developed a rash about two weeks after attending a “large, crowded outdoor event at which he had close contact with others, including…

Lakers-Mavs, Grizz-Warriors headline reported NBA Christmas games

The games for the biggest day of the NBA’s regular-season calendar are reportedly set.  On Christmas Day, the defending champion Golden State Warriors will play host to the Memphis Grizzlies,…

Illinois day-care worker tests positive for monkeypox, officials say, but no cases reported in children

CNN  —  An Illinois day-care worker has tested positive for monkeypox, the Illinois Department of Public Health announced Friday, but no other cases have been reported there. “An adult at…

Nets Owner Backs Team Leaders Amid Durant’s Reported Ultimatum

Joe Tsai, the owner of the Nets, issued a statement of support for the team’s front office and coaching staff on Twitter Monday evening and added, “We will make decisions…

Consumer Spending Weaker Than Reported, a Bad Sign for the Economy

Consumer spending was weaker in early 2022 than previously believed, a sign that cracks may be forming in a crucial pillar of the U.S. economy. Spending, adjusted for inflation, increased…

Herschel Walker Is Furious that Media Reported on Second Hidden Son

It is conceivable that there are situations where a candidate could go through the vast majority of a major campaign (for the U.S. Senate, post-primaries) without mentioning fathering a second…