AI spots antibiotic resistance 24 hours faster than old methods

AI can spot antibiotic resistance as much as 24 hours faster than previous methods. That could help treat serious infections more efficiently.

Peter Rüegg-ETH Zurich • futurity
Jan. 18, 2022 ~8 min

How Will the Pandemic End?

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 17, 2022 ~4 min

Health Officials Let Workers Stay on Job Even With Positive Test

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 16, 2022 ~3 min

Study Finds Gene that Could Make Some People with COVID-19 Sicker

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 16, 2022 ~3 min

Study: T-cells From Common Cold Might Help Fight COVID-19

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 15, 2022 ~3 min

What Supreme Court's block of vaccine mandate for large businesses will mean for public health: 4 questions answered

A legal scholar explains what the ruling means for other vaccine mandates and the government’s ability to protect public health.

Debbie Kaminer, Professor of Law, Baruch College, CUNY • conversation
Jan. 14, 2022 ~8 min

Sugar detox? Cutting carbs? A doctor explains why you should keep fruit on the menu

Sugar gets a bad rap, but exactly which sugar is meant? Nutrient-dense sweet ripe fruits are a far cry from refined table sugar – and their differences can have big health implications.

Jennifer Rooke, Assistant Professor of Community Health & Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine • conversation
Jan. 14, 2022 ~8 min

Phthalates linked to disruption of placenta hormone

"Associations between phthalates and pCRH among women with pregnancy complications grew stronger across the course of pregnancy."

Michelle Edelstein-Rutgers • futurity
Jan. 14, 2022 ~5 min

Testing Best Way to Know Difference Between Cold, Flu or COVID

VOA Learning English • voa
Jan. 13, 2022 ~3 min

Study shows how Delta variant endangers pregnancy

Researchers detect the COVID-19 variant in the blood and placentas of women who had stillbirths and pregnancy complications.

MGH News and Public Affairs • harvard
Jan. 13, 2022 ~4 min