Why Michigan experts say monkeypox is the next pandemic, but not the next COVID

Why Michigan experts say monkeypox is the next pandemic, but not the next COVID

ANN ARBOR – As cases of monkeypox continue to grow around the world, the United States recently declared a national public health emergency amid the outbreak. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were 31,800 cases worldwide as of August 9. Nearly 99% of those cases were found in countries that hadn’t … Read more

what we know and what we don’t know, according to experts

what we know and what we don’t know, according to experts

We’ve entered the third year of the pandemic, and experts still know very little about the long Covid, including how to cure its symptoms. On July 20-21, the Global Virus Network hosted the first-ever conference devoted solely to the science of long Covid. There, scientists spoke openly about what is known about the mysterious condition … Read more

what we know and what we don’t know, according to experts

what we know and what we don’t know, according to experts

We’ve entered the third year of the pandemic, and experts still know very little about the long Covid, including how to cure its symptoms. On July 20-21, the Global Virus Network hosted the first-ever conference devoted solely to the science of long Covid. There, scientists spoke openly about what is known about the mysterious condition … Read more

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Researchers are looking for thousands of volunteers in the United States and Europe to test the first potential Lyme disease vaccine 20 years from now – in hopes of better combating the tick-borne threat. Lyme is a growing problem, cases increasing and global warming helping ticks expand their habitat. While a … Read more

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

Major testing of first possible Lyme vaccine in 20 years begins

DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Researchers are looking for thousands of volunteers in the United States and Europe to test the first potential Lyme disease vaccine 20 years from now – in hopes of better combating the tick-borne threat. Lyme is a growing problem, cases increasing and global warming helping ticks expand their habitat. While a … Read more

The #1 Vitamin to Keep Your Brain “Young and Healthy” and Foods to Eat Every Day

The #1 Vitamin to Keep Your Brain “Young and Healthy” and Foods to Eat Every Day

As a nutritionist psychiatrist, I always make it a point of honor to maintain a balanced diet. A lot of that has to do with making sure I’m getting all the right vitamins, especially because it’s essential for preventing cognitive decline. And given that the risk of neurological diseases increases with age, a question I … Read more

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

New research suggests that even a simple exercise routine could help older Americans with mild memory issues. Doctors have long advised physical activity to help keep the brain healthy. But the government-funded study marks the longest test of whether exercise makes a difference once memory begins to slip – research carried out amid a pandemic … Read more

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

New research suggests that even a simple exercise routine could help older Americans with mild memory issues. Doctors have long advised physical activity to help keep the brain healthy. But the government-funded study marks the longest test of whether exercise makes a difference once memory begins to slip – research carried out amid a pandemic … Read more

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

New research suggests that even a simple exercise routine could help older Americans with mild memory issues. Doctors have long advised physical activity to help keep the brain healthy. But the government-funded study marks the longest test of whether exercise makes a difference once memory begins to slip – research carried out amid a pandemic … Read more

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

Even a simple exercise can help age the brain, study tips

New research suggests that even a simple exercise routine could help older Americans with mild memory issues. Doctors have long advised physical activity to help keep the brain healthy. But the government-funded study marks the longest test of whether exercise makes a difference once memory begins to slip – research carried out amid a pandemic … Read more