Former NFL player Geno Hayes, 33, in hospice care with liver disease: report

Former NFL linebacker Geno Hayes is in hospice care at his parents’ home in Georgia after battling liver disease for two years, according to multiple reports. He is 33.  Family…

Regeneron COVID-19 antibody cocktail helps prevent symptomatic disease in study

A monoclonal antibody cocktail developed by Regeneron and Roche dropped the risk of symptomatic COVID-19 by up to 76% after three days for recently infected individuals not yet experiencing symptoms,…

Mysterious brain disease ‘cluster’ under investigation in Canada

Officials in Canada are racing to find the cause of a mysterious brain disease that has afflicted more than 40 people in the New Brunswick province, according to news reports.…

Viagra could help men with coronary artery disease live longer, study suggests

Men who have stable coronary artery disease who also take Viagra may live longer and also have a decreased risk of having a new heart attack compared to those who suffer…

‘RHOBH’ star Erika Jayne’s husband diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, no longer eligible California lawyer

Erika Jayne‘s husband Thomas Girardi has been diagnosed with late onset Alzheimer’s disease amid the couple’s divorce and a host of lawsuits currently against him. In addition to being married…

California coronavirus variant may spread faster, inflict severe disease, early data suggests

Early data suggests a coronavirus variant first detected in California may be more transmissible, possibly cause more severe disease, and could have an impact on vaccine efficacy. Study authors are awaiting approval from public…

Cuomo aide said top infectious disease doctor spoke to governor ‘regularly,’ but doc denies it

A prestigious infectious disease doctor is denying he ever spoke to Gov. Andrew Cuomo or his team aside from “one 5-minute conversation” with Cuomo, despite the governor’s top aide saying they…

Guinea declares new Ebola epidemic, first resurgence of disease since 2016

Guinea, the West Africa country, announced Sunday that the Ebola virus has become an epidemic after the deaths of three people and hospitalizations of four others, a report said. Reuters…

Marty Schottenheimer, longtime NFL coach, dead at 77 after battle with Alzheimer’s disease

Marty Schottenheimer, a former longtime NFL head coach and player, died Tuesday. He was 77. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen passed along the news from Schottenheimer’s family in a series of tweets.…

COVID-19 patients with gum disease 9 times more likely to die, study says

Brushing your teeth regularly and maintaining proper oral care can play a big role in the fight against COVID-19 — since patients with gum disease are nine times more likely…