COVID-19 vaccine delays may slow wider Irish roll-out, says PM

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland may have to slow the mass roll-out of COVID-19 vaccinations, including for the elderly, due to reduced supplies of the AstraZeneca vaccine to EU countries, Prime…

9 Common Myths About How To Grow Taller

“Snowhite’s dwarf, cupcakes, mini packet.” These are some names we designate to short people in the spirit of humour. And though it is all meant for fun, we understand that short…

CorNeat Synthetic Cornea Implanted in First Patient

January 20th, 2021 Medgadget Editors Ophthalmology Eye surgeons at the Rabin Medical Center in Israel have successfully implanted the first artificial cornea into a bilaterally blind human patient. Once the…

New Covid strains complicate research, make it harder to protect those at risk

Hospitalizations for Covid-19 in the United States are falling after having hit record levels this month — a welcome sign that the winter surge may finally be leveling off. But…

Biden’s ambitious plan will take time; January already the second-deadliest month; Florida combats ‘vaccine tourism’

COVID-19 has killed more than 410,000 Americans in less than a year and infections have continued to mount despite the introduction of a pair of vaccines late in 2020. USA…

Distrust of the medical system among Black Americans poses added vaccination challenge for COVID-19

When Sandra Lindsay, a Black nurse at a hospital in Queens, N.Y., became the first person in the U.S. to receive the coronavirus vaccine on Monday of last week, much…