Week in Review

Today's highlights include: Facing 'alarming' health care worker shortage, unusual cases of hepatitis in young children, and why women's risk of heart disease increased during the pandemic.

By Meghann Southwick • April 15, 2022

Top highlights include: a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine sparking debate over booster shots, rare reactions with the J&J COVID-19 vaccine, and can vaccinated people get long Covid.

By Chantell Canfield • July 16, 2021

Top highlights include: deadly superbugs, evolution of patient safety, what to know about metabolic syndrome, and side effects of the flu shot.

By Samantha Rossi • November 15, 2019

Top highlights include: Discovery of a new HIV strain, Google to acquire Fitbit, how to stay healthy while traveling during the holidays, and how a rare mutation protected a woman from developing Alzheimer's.

By Samantha Rossi • November 8, 2019

Top highlights include: Facebook launches into the digital space of healthcare, medical breakthrough for Ebola, and how the brain makes memories.

By Samantha Rossi • November 1, 2019

Top highlights include: a new high-tech product may pose a threat to the classic stethoscope, bedtime might be the best time for blood pressure medications, food can help control chronic health conditions, and you may have had a silent heart attack that you didn't know about.

By Samantha Rossi • October 25, 2019

Top highlights include: scientists continue to investigate mysterious vaping illnesses, a possible vaccine for breast cancer could be available in less than a decade, and determining if patients are sick from the flu or from vaping.

By Samantha Rossi • October 18, 2019

Top highlights include: Discussions around flu season, teen vaping, spotting signs of cognitive impairment, and DNA tests.

By Samantha Rossi • October 11, 2019

Top highlights include: Flu vaccine information, possible effects that red meat has on the human body, and what vaping does to the lungs.

By Samantha Rossi • October 4, 2019