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Long Covid symptoms: Epidemiologist warns ‘COVID-19 may be causing erectile dysfunction’

Dr Ding added: “Long Covid [is] no joke.” The verified doctor (who has a blue tick on Twitter) explained: “Coronavirus can damage blood vessels [which can] then affect parts of the body the vessels supply.” Referencing anti-vaxxers, Dr Ding hopes raising awareness of this Covid complication would persuade “vaccine resistant men” to get the jab.… Read More »

Coronavirus will likely become a pandemic, warns ex-FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb

The coronavirus will likely grow into a pandemic, warned former U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb. But he says it’s not too late for officials to prevent the disease from becoming an epidemic in America. The outbreak of the pneumonia-like disease has already been declared an epidemic in China. A pandemic could… Read More »

Advent calendars adding to the childhood obesity crisis, warns TV's Dr Eva

Eating just one of the chocolates, no matter how small, can mean up to 100 calories. Stock photo: Getty Images Advent calendars adding to the childhood obesity crisis, warns TV’s Dr Eva Independent.ie Chocolate Advent calendars can have a serious effect on children’s health, a leading doctor has claimed. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/healthy-eating/advent-calendars-adding-to-the-childhood-obesity-crisis-warns-tvs-dr-eva-37600236.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37599810.ece/adb45/AUTOCROP/h342/GettyImages-894206304.jpg Email Chocolate Advent calendars… Read More »

Zika, West Nile virus reported in Alabama, health department warns

Alabama health officials are investigating “several” reported Zika, West Nile cases in the state.  (iStock) Alabama health officials are investigating multiple reports of Zika and the West Nile virus in the area, the state’s health agency said in a Monday afternoon news release. Shelby County health officials confirmed at least one Zika case in Pelham,… Read More »