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28 Mother's Day food gifts she'll want to dig into immediately

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Milk Bar Food, be it decadent sweets or a hearty steak, is a nearly foolproof gift option for Mother's Day. In a stomach growl-inducing search, we found 28 food and drink gifts she'll want to dig into immediately. If you're looking specifically for chocolates, check out our guide for the best chocolates you can get for Mother's Day.Browse all our Mother's Day gift guides here to find ...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Coffee, Food, Gift Guide, Japan, New York, Mexico, New York City, Los Angeles, Trends, Georgia, Gifts, Atlantic, Brooklyn, Food And Drink


‘Very Traumatic Experience’: Driven By Loss, Sacramento Group Sends Supplies To India As COVID Surges

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Tags: Health, News, India, New York City, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Paypal, Folsom, Travis Air Force Base, Parikh, Coronavirus, COVID, Indian Association of Sacramento, Sacramento Group


Dermatologists debunk 13 Botox myths

Board-certified dermatologists Dr. Rita Linkner and Dr. Jordana Herschthal debunk 13 myths on Botox. They talk about why pregnant people shouldn't get Botox and if patients can exercise afterwards. They also give tips for choosing the right injector and why experience matters. See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.Rita Linkner: "The Botox chemical is physically addictive." I think Botox is like getting your hair colored or your nails done. ...
Tags: Health, Video, Science, New York City, Trends, Xerox, Fda, Botox, Dermatology, Skin Care, Fiona, Boca Raton Florida, Jordana, Linkner, Jordana Herschthal, Science Insider


A step forward: a way to advance the mental health of health care professionals

On April 26, 2020, the nation was shocked by the suicide of Dr. Lorna Breen, a New York City emergency physician who was recovering from COVID-19 in Virginia. Dr. Breen is one of an unknown number of health care professionals who have experienced mental illness or taken their lives over the past year. Although this […] Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Tags: Health, Virginia, New York City, Policy, Psychiatry, Breen, PA NP, Public Health & Policy, CRNA, COVID, Lorna Breen


3 coronavirus variants can make people sicker or spread faster - and experts are monitoring others, including one spreading in India

People wearing masks in Del Mar, California. There are three coronavirus variants that experts around the world are worried about. These include variants first identified in South Africa, the UK, and Brazil. Others variants, like one first found in India, have concerning features, but it's not yet clear they're more dangerous. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several coronavirus variants have evolved mutations that mean they spread more easily, make people sicker,...
Tags: Health, Japan, UK, New York, Science, London, California, Cdc, France, India, New York City, Nigeria, Israel, US, Trends, Taiwan


3 coronavirus variants can make people sicker, evade the immune response, or spread faster - and experts are monitoring others, including one spreading in India

People wearing masks in Del Mar, California. There are three coronavirus variants that experts around the world are worried about. These include variants first identified in South Africa, the UK, and Brazil. Others variants, like one first found in India, have concerning features, but it's not yet clear they're more dangerous. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several coronavirus variants have evolved mutations that mean they spread more easily, make people sicker,...
Tags: Health, Japan, UK, New York, Science, London, California, Cdc, France, India, New York City, Nigeria, Israel, US, Trends, Taiwan


CUNY SPH announces the New York State Vaccine Education and Adoption Project

In a race to transform the vaccine-hesitant into adopters in New York City and surrounding counties as Covid-19 variants rise, the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy has announced the New York State Vaccine Education and Adoption Project.
Tags: Health, New York City, CUNY SPH, New York State Vaccine Education


‘The Last Time a Vaccine Saved America’

In 1955, epidemiologist Thomas Francis Jr. announced the results of a field trial of the polio vaccine that Jonas Salk had developed. America erupted in joy. Now a phalanx of bulky television cameras focussed on Francis as he prepared to report on the efficacy of the vaccine. He had good news to share: to cheers from the audience, he explained that the Salk vaccine was sixty to seventy per cent effective against the most prevalent strain of poliovirus, and ninety per cent effective against the ...
Tags: Health, Usa, Congress, White House, New York City, America, Francis, Jason Kottke, Salk, Dwight D Eisenhower, Edward R Murrow, Joseph McCarthy, Jonas Salk, Murrow, Thomas Francis Jr, Salk Universities


New high-tech Hoag program recruiting trials for breast, prostate, bone marrow cancers

Cancer cells have secrets. And Dr. Gary Ulaner aims to unlock them. Peering deep into the human body with a clarity traditional scans can’t match, molecular imaging can find tiny cancers that standard scans are blind to. The technology powering this uber-vision also can be harnessed to search out and destroy sneaky cancer cells where they hide — dangling the promise of more individualized and effective cancer treatments in the near future. Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian lured Ulaner from on...
Tags: Health, News, Medicine, Cancer, New York City, America, Sport, Soccer, Healthcare, Long Beach, Orange County, U S Centers for Disease Control, Irvine, Newport Beach, Hoag Hospital, Hoag


VR experiments manipulate how people feel about coffee

Images can affect how people perceive the quality of a product.In a new study, researchers show using virtual reality that images of farms positively influence the subjects' experience of coffee.The results provide insights on the psychology and power of marketing.Are coffee consumers influenced by the imagery and story around the production of the drink? Such was one of the central questions of a new study that explored the power of marketing on how "premium" aficionados consider coffee to be. ...
Tags: Psychology, Coffee, UK, Technology, New York City, Brain, Innovation, Vr, Virtual Reality, Kenya, Addiction, Denmark, Norway, Mind, Times Square, Marseille France


Anthony Fauci predicts the US will 'approach some degree of normality' by the end of summer

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in Washington, DC on July 30, 2020. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images Fauci told Insider that life in the US may start returning to pre-pandemic normal by the end of summer. After that, he said, the US could approach "a considerable degree of normality" in the winter. His optimism comes in part from studies that show vaccinated people are unlikely to spread the virus. See more stories on Insider's...
Tags: Health, Texas, Science, News, Mississippi, Cdc, Senate, New York City, US, Trends, Pennsylvania, Washington Dc, Pfizer, Biden, Anthony Fauci, Kaiser Health News


3 founders share the self-care practices that strengthen their mental health and help them stay mindful

Writing in a journal is one way founders can practice mindfulness. 10'000 Hours/Getty Images When COVID cost him business, Isaac Rudansky looked back at his career successes to think more positively. Altering your mindset can give you the confidence to push forward through difficult times. Founders should also try identifying their emotions, seeking support, and taking time for themselves. See more stories on Insider's business page. After only six weeks of working in his company&...
Tags: Boston, New York City, Trends, Strategy, Meditation, Mindfulness, Mental Health, Anxiety, Burnout, Journaling, Silk, Founders, Nordic, Self Care, Brene Brown, Inc


25 Mother's Day food gifts she'll want to dig into immediately

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Milk Bar Food, be it decadent sweets or a hearty steak, is a nearly foolproof gift option for Mother's Day. In a stomach growl-inducing search, we found 25 food and drink gifts she'll want to dig into immediately. If you're looking specifically for chocolates, check out our guide for the best chocolates you can get for Mother's Day.Browse all our Mother's Day gift guides here to find ...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Coffee, Food, Gift Guide, Japan, New York, Mexico, New York City, Los Angeles, Trends, Georgia, Gifts, Atlantic, Brooklyn, Food And Drink


The 5 best men's running shoes, for race training, long distance runs, or casual jogs

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A new pair of running shoes makes any run, long or short, more comfortable and safer on your joints. The best running shoes support your natural foot shape and landing pattern, and should last several hundred miles. Our top pick, New Balance's 1080v10, is the best all-around shoe for both marathon and casual runners alike. If you're looking for female-specific sizing, read our guide to the best running shoes for women. If you're looking for an easy...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Fitness, New York City, Sports, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Features, Buying Guide, Running, Iss, Central Park, Clifton, Eliud Kipchoge, Kipchoge


Charts show the US on the brink of a 4th coronavirus surge as variants spread and states relax restrictions

Revelers flock to the beach to celebrate spring break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 5, 2021. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona US coronavirus cases have increased 12% in the last week. About 30 states are reporting upticks. Experts think the spread of a more infectious, deadlier variant is partially to blame. Charts show how cases are spiking in the six states seeing some of the most dramatic increases. See more stories on Insider's business page. Although 23% of the US populatio...
Tags: Health, Florida, UK, New York, Texas, Science, News, Cdc, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Miami, Michigan


mRNA vaccines and monoclonal antibodies protect against new NYC-B.1.526 variant

A new fast-spreading severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) variant called B.1.526 recently emerged in New York City and caused concerns for its potential to resist the immune system.
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Shanna Swan: 'Most couples may have to use assisted reproduction by 2045'

The professor of environmental medicine explains how chemicals in plastics are causing our fertility to decline – and what we can do about it Shanna Swan is a professor of environmental medicine and public health at Mount Sinai school of medicine in New York City, studying fertility trends. In 2017 she documented how average sperm counts among western men have more than halved in the past 40 years. Count Down is her new book.You’ve spent more than 20 years examining the effects of hormone disrup...
Tags: Health, Science, Biology, New York City, Environment, Reproduction, Fertility problems, Mount Sinai, Shanna Swan


CDC Study: Virtual School Can Be Damaging To Children’s Mental Health

(CNN) — Virtual instruction may pose more risks to the mental health and wellness of children and parents than in-person learning, according to a study published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More support may be needed to deal with the effects of the pandemic. Parents whose children received virtual instruction or a combination of virtual and in-person instruction were more likely to report increased risk on 11 of 17 indicators of child and parental well-being, a...
Tags: Health, California, Cdc, New York City, Joe Biden, Cnn, Louisville, Distance Learning, Joel, Brady, Ben, Gideon, Louisville Kentucky, Lenore Skenazy, Skenazy, Kokinos


It shouldn't be this hard to find therapy when you're Black, pregnant, depressed, and living through a pandemic

Jacquelynn Kerubo, photographed near her home in Brooklyn. Rachel Masyuko Finding a therapist while pregnant required the writer to navigate the maze of U.S. healthcare. Quality mental health care can feel out of reach, especially for Black women. The Covid-19 lockdowns shredded the community support that many pregnant women were counting on. See more stories on Insider's business page. A few months ago and early in my pregnancy, I found myself alone in a hospital room-partners weren...
Tags: Health, New York, News, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Brooklyn, Healthcare, Kenya, Essay, Black, Prospect Park, Eric Adams, Queens New York, American Embassy


Less than a third of LAUSD families might send their kids back to campus

Less than a third of Los Angeles Unified students might return to the classroom when schools reopen next month, according to preliminary survey results, the district announced on Monday, March 22. Of the families who have responded to a survey thus far — which is about half of all families in the district — 42% indicated they plan to send their children back, Superintendent Austin Beutner said during his weekly address to the community. Families who don’t respond will have their students remain ...
Tags: Health, New York, News, Education, Government, New York City, California News, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Disneyland, Middle, LA County, Los Angeles Unified


Some dream — others scheme — to find a vaccine before spring break

Hawaii, Florida, Seattle and the South of France are on the minds of New York City college students. Those are some of the destinations that undergrads mentioned when asked where they'd go for spring break, if they weren't grounded by Covid-19.
Tags: Health, France, New York City, Hawaii Florida Seattle


The 5 best vegan protein powders for anyone on a plant-based diet

Vegan protein powders allow people on plant-based diets to get the same nutritional benefits of a high protein diet.The best vegan protein powders should mix well, not have a bad aftertaste, and be low in both carbs and sugars.This article was medically reviewed by Erika Villalobos-Morsink, an MS, RD, and dietitan based in New York City. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Lots of people are going green in the kitchen. Between 2012 and 2017, the demand for meatless food grew by nearly 1,000%, an...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Amazon, Food, Fitness, New York City, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Tom Brady, Fda, Health And Fitness, Vegan, Protein Powder, Heart Association, Aloha


Doctors debate use of blood thinners to prevent clots in women after C-sections

Nearly all women who deliver babies through cesarean section at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City receive injections of the blood thinner heparin for weeks after the procedure, to prevent potentially life-threatening blood clots.
Tags: Health, New York City, Columbia University Irving Medical Center


The Latest: Ireland reaches half million vaccinations

By The Associated Press LONDON — Ireland has given out half a million coronavirus vaccinations about two months after the first inoculation. Prime Minister Micheal Martin says the health department announced the figure on Saturday. It includes both first and second doses and comes 63 days after the first shot was given to a Dublin senior citizen. “Good news,” Martin tweeted. “The vaccines are having a significant impact on mortality and serious illness.” Ireland has experienced a spike in infect...
Tags: Health, Europe, Business, England, New York, Milan, Sweden, Minnesota, California, Cdc, Montana, Washington, Senate, Germany, Angela Merkel, Berlin


Covid-19 Vaccine Adventures (2-Verse Limerick Plus Vaccine Scheduling Tips)

What follows is: 1: A two-verse limerick about my adventures (and difficulties) in booking Covid-19 vaccine appointments in New York City for hubby Mark and me. (And yes, we both easily qualify by age.) 2: A blow by blow description of how I finally managed to snag vaccine appointments in the doesn’t-deserve-to-be-called-a-system New York Covid-19 vaccine scheduling “system.” (I hope that the information I provide below my 2-verse limerick proves helpful to those who are having similar vaccine-...
Tags: Health, Google, Twitter, New York, Massachusetts, New York City, New Jersey, Humor, Mark, Limericks, Social Media Humor, Health & Medical Humor, Health Verse, New York Limericks & Haiku, Twitter Humor, Twitter Verse


Responding to the COVID pandemic: a lesson in coalescence  

On March 13, 2020, almost exactly one year ago, hospitals in New York City shared an uneasy feeling that the enemy was all around us, growing in force and stealthily approaching, but still invisible. Then, over the next three weeks, the COVID tidal wave washed over us in full fury, as desperately ill patients flooded […] Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Tags: Health, New York City, Infectious Disease, Conditions, PA NP, CRNA, COVID-19 Coronavirus


The coronavirus variant found in South Africa has been detected in a New York resident for the first time. 10 states have reported cases so far.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty The coronavirus variant first found in South Africa has been detected in a New York resident, Gov. Cuomo said Sunday. The variant, called B.1.351, has spread to 36 countries, and 10 states in the US. The variant from South Africa may be able to evade vaccines, studies suggest. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The coronavirus variant found in South Africa has been confirmed in a New York residen...
Tags: Health, New York, Texas, Science, California, Cdc, New York City, US, Trends, South Africa, Connecticut, Healthcare, Astrazeneca, Novartis, Pfizer, Nassau County


The 7 best whey protein powders, backed by strength coaches and dietitians

Quality whey protein powder should have a tolerable taste, offer maximum protein with minimal extras, and mix well in beverages.Our top pick, Cellucor's Whey Protein Isolate & Concentrate Blend Powder, is affordable, mixes smoothly, and tastes great.This article was medically reviewed by Samantha Cassetty, MS, RD, nutrition and wellness expert with a private practice in NYC. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Protein, a macronutrient every cell in your body contains, is essential for your health...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Amazon, Food, Fitness, New York City, Trends, Best, Features, Buying Guide, Fda, Protein Powder, Workout, Gnc, Walsh, RDA


A New York City waitress was fired for refusing a COVID-19 vaccine over fertility concerns

A person wears rubber gloves while scanning a QR code menu at a restaurant in New York City Noam Galai/Getty Images A Brooklyn restaurant fired a waitress who said she refused a COVID-19 vaccine in case it made her less likely to get pregnant. Staff at the Red Hook Tavern got an email from management saying the vaccine was mandatory. Bonnie Jacobson told the New York Times she wanted to see more data before she was vaccinated. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A New Y...
Tags: Health, Facebook, New York, Cdc, Fired, New York City, US, Trends, Fertility, Brooklyn, United States, New York Times, Healthcare, Retail, Fda, Pfizer


The 7 best diet and weight loss apps of 2021, according to a dietitian

Diet and weight loss apps help you keep track of your food habits and promote healthy and sustainable lifestyle changes.The best apps let you track daily food intake and provide expert insight on how to develop and maintain healthier diets. We spoke to dietitian, Samantha Cassetty, about how weight loss apps can contribute to positive changes in your health. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Let's face it, when life hits a few bumps in the road, so, too, do our diets and food habits. As the wo...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Health, Google Play Store, Diet, Fitness, New York City, Trends, Best, Features, Buying Guide, Fitbit, Apple App Store, Weight Watchers, Myfitnesspal, Health App



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