News > Health

As New COVID-19 Variant Emerges, Calls For Global Vaccine Equity Continue

As New COVID-19 Variant Emerges, Calls For Global Vaccine Equity Continue

2 hours ago   |   News One

The announcement of a new COVID-19 variant raised alarms in several countries as members of the European Union block travel from South Africa and several other southern...
Read more ...

How Did the New Variant Get Its Name?

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

The World Health Organization began naming the variants after Greek letters to avoid public confusion and stigma.
Read more ...

Christina Applegate reflects on MS diagnosis during 50th birthday

Christina Applegate reflects on MS diagnosis during 50th birthday

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

It's the latest in a string of health trials for Applegate, who underwent a double mastectomy in 2008 and had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in 2017.
Read more ...

One-on-one with Olympian Molly Seidel

One-on-one with Olympian Molly Seidel

7 hours ago   |   WISN

The Wisconsin native and bronze medalist discusses the Tokyo games, the NYC marathon and being a mental health advocate.
Read more ...

‘What's happening?' Football faces questions over series of player collapses

‘What's happening?' Football faces questions over series of player collapses

7 hours ago   |   RT

A rash of high-profile scares has led to questions over the state of footballers' health, and whether we are seeing more incidences of players suffering heart problems. This...
Read more ...

Managing your mental health during the holidays

7 hours ago   |   ABC

Tips to maintaining your mental health this holiday season.
Read more ...

At least 2 people in the U.K. have the omicron variant, health secretary says

At least 2 people in the U.K. have the omicron variant, health secretary says

8 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The cases involve travel to southern Africa, where the latest COVID variant of concern was first identified, the British health secretary said. No cases have been identified in...
Read more ...

UK health officials identify 2 cases of new coronavirus variant omicron

8 hours ago   |   ABC

With so much uncertainty about the omicron variant, countries around the world have been taking a safety-first approach.
Read more ...

Omicron's spread across Europe: First confirmed case and dozens more suspected

Omicron's spread across Europe: First confirmed case and dozens more suspected

10 hours ago   |   RT

The new, heavily mutated strain of Covid 19 is in Europe, with Belgian authorities officially confirming its advent on the continent. Germany and the Czech Republic are looking...
Read more ...

How Many Days a Week Do I Need to Workout to Notice a Difference?

11 hours ago   |   Newsweek

A minimal amount of physical activity in a week will produce some health benefits. But how much exercise until we start seeing significant results? And what about diet?
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

A Man Suffers Life Threatening Injuries After Crash In Douglas County

MINNEAPOLIS - A Minneapolis man suffers life-threatening injuries after a car crash in Douglas County Saturday. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, officers... Read more ...

Stream These 7 Productions That Celebrate Stephen Sondheim's Work

Here's a guide to films, documentaries and other productions that provide insight into the composer-lyricist's sly wit and melodic acumen. Read more ...

Albany's Nine Pin Cider Works boasts new mural

Nine Pin Cider Works commissioned art through a partnership with Albany Center Gallery. Read more ...

New Jersey couple disappear after driving into Pine Barrens

New Jersey couple disappear after driving into Pine Barrens

Gary Parker and his wife Lorraine of Warren Grove drove into the protected wilderness reserve that covers more than a million acres - but reportedly didn't return. Read more ...

Stock up on Yankee Candles with huge discounts during Cyber Monday

Stock up on Yankee Candles with huge discounts during Cyber Monday

Tis the season for stringing up lights, baking cookies and scoring seriously amazing deals on the best smelling Yankee Candles. Read more ...

Family thanks hospital staff for allowing them to see their "Papa" on...

Family thanks hospital staff for allowing them to see their "Papa" on Thanksgiving

Nursing staff stepped in to help, while the family stood outside with a homemade sign that said, "Love you Papa." Read more ...

70-year-old plays last soccer game after six decades on the field

Michael Lyons played for the Cardinal O'Hara soccer team in 1967. Today, he played his last game during the reunion match at his alma mater. Read more ...

Louisville basketball wins Bahamas Championship

Louisville basketball wins Bahamas Championship

The Cards beat Maryland Saturday morning Read more ...

Los Angeles County: Average gas price rises to record-breaking high for 3rd...

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose to a record for the third time in four days. Read more ...

Video: Cold this weekend

Video: Cold this weekend

Read more ...