By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall The coronavirus pandemic has upended many of our social lives but it’s also put a halt to the ways we look after ourselves — including key doctor’s appointments. Ea...
By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall We know that consuming more fruits and vegetables are good for us, but new research shows that a particular mix of fruits and vegetables could be the optimal amo...
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By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall Research has provided plenty of reasons why using smartphones is bad for you, including damage to eyesight. However, a new study reveals how the device might actuall...
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Troy Warren for Hometown Hall #covid-all – Previous research has shown SARS-CoV-2 causes an infection in a person by entering the body and binding its spike proteins to ACE2 receptors on a cell’s surface. – Researchers have designed peptides tha...
Troy Warren for Hometown Hall – A study has found that people with active periodontitis, or gum disease, have a greater risk of experiencing major cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks and strokes. – People who have had gum disease in th...
By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE, Associated Press Troy Warren for Hometown Hall #covid-all WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson &amp...
Troy Warren for Hometown Hall If there is one thing that the murder of George Floyd and the ensuing Black Lives Matterprotests last year have made abundantly clear, it is this: Racism kills. But racism and racial discrimination do not just jeopardi...
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By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall It’s a fact that antibiotics do not treat viruses. But what about when they’re improperly prescribed and used? The latter is the case as shown in a study publi...
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By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall #covid-all The Atlanta-based agency is urging stricter precautions as a result. Since the beginning of the pandemic, health officials have urged the public to do...
By MIKE STOBBE, Associated Press Troy Warren for Hometown Hall #covid-all February is usually the peak of flu season but not this year. NEW YORK — February is usually the peak of flu season, with doctors’ offices and hospitals packed with suffe...
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By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall The health impacts of foods high in fructose are understood when it comes to associations with Type 2 diabetes, obesity and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Bu...
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By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren for Hometown Hall A new study reveals that those people with less-than-iron stomachs who once competed on “Fear Factor” may have something going for them when it comes to a reduce...
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Written by Shawn Radcliffeon February 22, 2021 | HealthLine.Com Troy Warren for Hometown Hall The current demand for COVID-19 vaccines far outweigh the supply. David Dee Delgado/Getty Images – Many factors can influence how soon the United St...