FOXNews : health
27  novembre     23h00
Exercise impacts appetite in unexpected ways, study finds
Peter Aitken    A new study published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise addressed the age-old question: does exercise make us eat more afterwards or decrease our appetite for the next meal?
South African doctor says omicron variant symptoms unusual but mild’
Julia Musto    The South African doctor who first alerted authorities to the presence of the COVID-19 omicron variant reported that it presents unusual but mild symptoms.
No cases of COVID-19 omicron variant identified yet in US, CDC says
Julia Musto    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Friday night that no cases of the omicron COVID-19 variant have been identified in the U.S. to date.
Fauci would ’not be surprised’ if omicron is already in US, predicts it will go ’all over’
Julia Musto    Dr. Anthony Fauci said Saturday morning that he would not be shocked to learn that the COVID-19 omicron variant is already in the U.S.
Dutch authorities check for COVID-19 omicron variant after 61 arrivals from South Africa test positive
Edmund DeMarche    Dutch authorities are checking for the omicron variant after 61 passengers on two flights from South Africa tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday.
26  novembre     19h45
COVID-19 omicron variant: Here’s what we know
Julia Musto    Scientists are working to determine the potential risks associated with the new COVID-19 variant called B.1.1.529, which has already prompted an emergency meeting on Friday by the World Health Organization.
WHO identifies omicron as new highly transmissible COVID-19 ’variant of concern’
Julia Musto    The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it would classify the new B.1.1.529 COVID-19 strain as a variant of concern, and labeled it with the Greek alphabet letter omicron.
Fauci on new COVID-19 variant: US, South African scientists studying potential to evade vaccine antibodies
Julia Musto    U.S. scientists will talk with South African scientists on Friday about the threat of the new B.1.1.529 COVID-19 variant, including whether or not it can evade antibodies.
EU, UK, Israel to halt air travel to southern Africa over new COVID-19 variant
Edmund DeMarche    Nations took swift action Friday to halt air travel from southern Africa in reaction to news of a new, transmissible COVID-19 variant.
WHO meets to discuss new, heavily mutated’ COVID-19 variant
Julia Musto    The World Health Organization is holding a meeting Friday to discuss the dramatic rise in COVID-19 cases in South Africa that has been blamed on a new variant of the virus.
24  novembre     22h26
Science comes to the rescue when cooking turkey this year
Julia Musto    When cooking a turkey this Thanksgiving, it is helpful to follow the science, according to a recent NPR report.
Children’s COVID-19 cases up 32% from two weeks ago, pediatricians report
Julia Musto    COVID-19 cases among children are up by 32% from two weeks ago, according to a recent report from pediatricians.
Trump’s surgeon general: US needs to fight antimicrobial resistance to prevent next pandemic
Julia Musto    Dr. Jerome Adams, who served as U.S. surgeon general under former President Trump, is calling for action to combat the threat of antimicrobial resistance.
Opioid crisis: Ruling against CVS, Walgreens and Walmart could be beginning of long legal battle
Julia Musto    A jury’s finding this week that three major pharmacy chains are responsible for contributing to the scourge of opioid addiction in two Ohio counties may be just the beginning of a protracted legal battle that ultimately could leave the communities no better off.
Thanksgiving turkey: How to safely prepare it
Amy McGorry    Butterball said 85% of survey respondents plan to celebrate with a turkey. But, before putting the turkey on the table, there are several steps to take to ensure the bird is safe to devour.
US will require COVID-19 vaccines for all border crossers
Talia Kaplan    President Joe Biden will require essential, nonresident travelers crossing U.S. land borders, such as truck drivers, government and emergency response officials, to be fully vaccinated beginning on Jan. 22, the administration planned to announce.
Holiday drinking: How much alcohol should you have this season?
   The holiday season has arrived, and with it comes temptation. Thanksgiving stuffing and Christmas cookies seem to lurk at every turn and there seems to be a holiday cocktail party every week from November to Jan. 1.
23  novembre     18h45
US COVID-19 deaths in 2021 surpass 2020’s toll
   COVID-19 deaths in 2021 surpassed the total from 2020 this week, with U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data showing cases rising around the country ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Nearly 1 in 5 US adults with hypertension are taking meds that increase blood pressure
   Many patients with high blood pressure may be unknowingly taking medications that are contributing to increased blood pressure, according to a study in JAMA this week.
Israeli company’s COVID-19 drug shows promise in late-stage coronavirus treatment
   FIRST ON FOX: An Israeli public company says it developed the only cure for late-stage COVID and said that the results of its phase II clinical trial, disclosed first to Fox News, revealed that patients suffering from severe cases of COVID-19 had a 94% survival rate after being treated with the...