Friday, May 27, 2022

Health

WHO: Nearly 200 Cases Of Monkeypox In More Than 20 Countries

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LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries not usually known to have outbreaks of the unusual disea...

US Making COVID Antiviral Drug More Available At Test Sites

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Thursday announced more steps to make the antiviral treatment Paxlovid more accessible across the U.S. as it projects COVID-19 infections will ...

Don’t Ban Guns, Ban Video Games

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What did the Parkland school shooter, the Sandy Hook shooter, one of the Columbine shooters, the Buffalo shooter and the Uvalde shooter, all have in common? They were all immers...

FDA Chief: COVID, Mail Mix-Up Delayed Action On Baby Formula

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday that efforts to investigate problems at a baby formula plant linked to the nationwide shortage were sl...

FDA Chief To Detail Delays Inspecting Baby Formula Plant

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal plans to inspect a baby formula factory linked to the nationwide shortage were slowed by COVID-19, scheduling conflicts and other logistical problems, acc...

WATCH: R’ Marty Katz of Just One Life – Over 19,000 Babies Born

QUEENS (VINnews) — In this powerful and heartwarming interview, Rabbi Marty Katz, Founding Executive VP of Just One Life, describes his unique experience helping thousands of expec...

United Arab Emirates Detects First Case Of Monkeypox

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Health authorities in the United Arab Emirates detected on Tuesday the country’s first case of the monkeypox virus in a young woman who traveled ...

Dr. Zelenko Posts Video with Update on His Health

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On Monday, Dr. Vladimir Zelenko posted a video of himself on social media, in which he gave an update on his health situation. Unfortunately, Dr. Zelenko said that a tumor has b...

Theories Emerge For Mysterious Liver Illnesses In Children

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials remain perplexed by mysterious cases of severe liver damage in hundreds of young children around the world. The best available evidence points t...

Biden: Monkeypox Threat Doesn’t Rise To Level Of COVID-19

TOKYO (AP) — President Joe Biden sought Monday to calm concerns about recent cases of monkeypox that have been identified in Europe and the United States, saying he did not see the...

Israeli Judge Rocks Political Establishment, Rules That Jews Can Say Shema, Prayers On Temple Mount

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a landmark ruling which immediately sent shock waves through Israel's political establishment, a Jerusalem Magistrates Court judge ruled that Jews are enti...

Israel Reports First Case Of Monkeypox, Suspects Others

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TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israeli authorities say they have detected the country's first case of monkeypox in a man who returned from abroad and were looking into other suspected cas...

Son of Renowned American Rabbi Suffers Serious Head Injuries During Gur Attacks (PICTURES)

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Rav Shmuel Yosef Schorr, son of Hagaon Rav Avraham Schorr, renowned Flatbush Rabbi and son of Rav Gedalia Schorr, suffered serious injuries after he was attac...

Some Jif Peanut Butter Products Linked To Salmonella Cases

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers should double-check their jars of Jif peanut butter amid a recall, the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention s...

New York City Resident Tests Positive For Monkeypox Virus

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York City resident has tested positive for the virus that causes monkeypox, state health officials announced late Friday. The unidentified patient is i...

Monkeypox Spreads In West, Baffling African Scientists

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LONDON (AP) — As more cases of monkeypox are detected in Europe and North America, some scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks in Africa say they are baffled by the unusu...

EXPLAINER: Why is there a shortage of baby formula?

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NEW YORK (Yaakov M / VINnews) — What caused the baby formula shortage? The short answer is, the government. (In fact the Washington Examiner calls it “Biden’s formula shortage”....

North Korea’s Suspected COVID-19 Caseload Nears 2 Million

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday reported 262,270 more suspected COVID-19 cases as its pandemic caseload neared 2 million — a week after the country acknowledged t...

US Case Of Monkeypox Reported In Massachusetts Man

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NEW YORK (AP) — Massachusetts on Wednesday reported a rare case of monkeypox in a man who recently traveled to Canada, and health officials are looking into whether it is connected...

Officials Say More Areas Of US May See Mask Recommendations

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WASHINGTON (AP) — COVID-19 cases are increasing in the United States – and could get even worse over the coming months, federal health officials warned Wednesday in urging areas ha...