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Crowded parties and coronavirus concerns keep high schoolers from returning to the classroom

Their study, published last Thursday in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, found a statistically significant increase in clinic and hospital visits by patients who reported respiratory illnesses as early as the week of December 22. The first known case of Covid-19 in the US was thought to be a patient in Washington who had… Read More »

High rates of adolescents living with undiagnosed HIV in five high-burden countries

High rates of undiagnosed HIV were found amongst adolescents (aged between 10 – 19) across five high-burden countries in southern Africa, while the low rates of undetectable viral loads in those accessing treatment raises concerns around treatment effectiveness. This is the first study to estimate the number of adolescents living with HIV across Zimbabwe, Malawi,… Read More »

High blood pressure: Two signs found on your face warning of hypertension risk

How to reverse a high blood pressure reading Fortunately, high blood pressure can be easily reversed by making simple lifestyle tweaks. One of the simplest yet effective interventions you can make is to reduce your salt intake. Action on Salt, a group concerned with salt and its effects on health, explains: “A high salt diet… Read More »

High fat diet before and after

For some strange reason, there has been a pendulum swing from low fat to high fat diets over the last decade. As high fat diets have become popular, there have been many claims made about the use of high fat diets and why they might be the best tool for fat loss. Let me enumerate… Read More »