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Unvaccinated people are 14 times more likely to develop monkeypox than vaccinated people, new U.S. data shows

CNN — Eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated against monkeypox are about 14 times more likely to contract the virus than those who have been vaccinated, according to federal data released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The number reflects the first wave of authoritative data collected by the Biden administration …

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Skip cancer screening last year?It’s time to start over

CNN — Due to disruptions related to the Covid-19 pandemic, many people have delayed routine medical care. This includes a drop in cancer screenings, such as mammograms and colonoscopies. Meanwhile, cancer remains one of the leading causes of death in the United States, second only to heart disease. Why is cancer screening so important and …

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Weight training and cardio linked to lower risk of premature death, study finds

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s “Healthy, But Better” newsletter series. Our seven-part guide will help you ease into a healthy routine with expert support. CNN — Aerobic exercise and weight training have health benefits on their own, but combining them may have an even bigger impact when it comes to preventing disease and risk …

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An elderly woman sits alone on a sofa in the living room of a nursing home.For some people, the aging process is faster than others, which is called

Loneliness and unhappiness age us faster than smoking: new study

newYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Loneliness may make our biological clock jump faster. According to a recent article published in Aging-US, loneliness and feeling unhappy can accelerate the aging process more than smoking does. “We show [that] According to a statement, lead author Dr. Fedor Galkin, director of scientific business development at …

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Will the covid vaccine affect menstruation? A new study suggests they do.

Shortly after the coronavirus vaccine was introduced last year, women across the country began posting on social media what they thought was a bizarre side effect: changes in their periods. Now, new research shows that many complaints are valid. A study of nearly 20,000 people around the world has shown that vaccinating against the new …

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Mycoplasma genitalium, also known as M. genitalium or M. gen, can cause severe symptoms, including infertility, but is resistant to four different types of antibiotics.It is estimated that as many as one in five sexually active U.S. citizens could be infected

Scientists sound the alarm on little-known sexually transmitted infection in the U.S., resistant to every antibiotic

‘Silent communicator’ STIs that can cause infertility could evolve into superbugs. Mycoplasma genitalium, also known as M. genitalium or M. gen, has developed resistance to every antibiotic used to treat it so far. The STI was first detected in London in the 1980s – but only a single test has been conducted in the US …

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What are ultra-processed foods and why are they so bad for you?

Is your diet ultra-processed? In many homes, ultra-processed foods are the mainstay of the dinner table. They include products you might not even consider junk food, such as breakfast cereals, muffins, snack bars, and sweetened yogurt. Soft drinks and energy drinks are also important. These foods make up an increasing share of the world’s diet. …

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Long-term memory is ordered, not just repetitive

To summarize: The formation of long-term memory relies on intrinsic neural learning processes and repetition of events. resource: New York University A new study by a team of neuroscientists shows that long-term memory relies on the repetition of events and complex neural learning processes to make those memories persistent. Its findings provide a more detailed …

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Flu season and COVID-19: Here’s how to avoid infection this fall

Kristina Nokes receives Scott Kendall’s flu shot at Rite Aid Pharmacy in Murray on August 7, 2012. Doctors believe the flu season in Australia could be a severe one in the U.S. just after Australia’s flu season – which has claimed 300 lives and left 1,700 dead and hospitalized. (Scott G Winterton, Desert News) Estimated …

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