Adults With COVID-19 Twice As Likely To Have Eaten At Restaurants, CDC Study Finds

A CDC study of 314 adults who had been tested for the coronavirus found that the positive cases were twice as likely to have dined at a restaurant within a two-week period before they started showing symptoms. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Spencer …

WHO Report: Aerosols Not Likely To Be Significant Source Of COVID-19 Transmission

Colorized scanning electron micrograph of a cell (green) heavily infected with SARS-COV-2 virus particles (orange), isolated from a patient sample. NIAID hide caption toggle caption NIAID Colorized scanning electron micrograph of a cell (green) heavily infected with SARS-COV-2 virus particles (orange), isolated from a patient …

Medical News Today: Older adults who drink tea are less likely to be depressed

Previous research has suggested that there is a link between depression and tea drinking. Now, a new study is investigating this relationship further. Depression is common among older adults, with 7% of those over the age of 60 years reporting “major depressive disorder.” Accordingly, research …

Stealth Disease Likely To Blame For 20% Of Worldwide Deaths

Sepsis arises when the body overreacts to an infection, and blood vessels throughout the body become leaky. Researchers now estimate that about 11 million people worldwide died with sepsis in 2017 alone — that’s about 20% of all deaths. Medic Image/Universal Images Gr/Getty Images hide …

Study Finds Talcum Powder Not Likely A Risk For Ovarian Cancer

A new study finds negligible increased risk for ovarian cancer from use of talcum or other powder on the genitals. Phatharapol Nopharat / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm hide caption toggle caption Phatharapol Nopharat / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm A new study finds negligible increased risk for ovarian cancer from …