Burma charges doctors over civil disobedience protests

YANGON, Burma — Burma’s ruling junta has charged at least 19 medical doctors for participating in civil disobedience protests against the military’s Feb. 1 coup, a state-run newspaper reported Wednesday. Doctors,…

Florida mother gives birth to first-known baby with COVID antibodies, doctors say

A Florida mother who received one dose of the coronavirus vaccine while pregnant has passed antibodies to her newborn, doctors say. Her child is believed to be the first baby known…

Dr. Marc Siegel: COVID, the vaccine and you – a doctor’s advice after Biden’s address

During his prime time address Thursday night, President Biden set out two key dates: May 1st, when he plans to direct states to make all adults eligible for COVID vaccines,…

Biden got COVID-19 vaccine and still wears 2 masks: Doctors weigh in

President Biden has been fully vaccinated for coronavirus since January. He also wears two masks in public situations. Experts we talked to offered several explanations, including protecting those who have not been…

Some Moderna COVID-19 vaccine recipients have experienced delayed skin reactions following jab, doctors say

Some receipts of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine have developed a delayed skin reaction to the jab days after receiving it, several doctors wrote in a letter published in the New England…

Prince William says his grandfather Prince Philip is ‘OK’ and doctors are ‘keeping an eye on him’

Prince William has spoken out about his grandfather’s health condition. On Monday, the 38-year-old exchanged a few words with longtime royal photographer Arthur Edwards, who asked the Duke of Cambridge…

Coronavirus-related syndrome possibly behind Tennessee doctor’s death

A rare but potentially serious coronavirus-related syndrome may be behind the death of a doctor in Tennesee, according to a local report.  Dr. Barton Williams, a 36-year-old orthopedic doctor in…

Don’t schedule mammogram near COVID-19 vaccine, doctors warn

Women who recently received the COVID-19 vaccine may need to postpone their annual mammogram if they are due for one soon, say doctors in Utah.  Some women who receive the…

Burmese doctors stop working amid COVID-19 outbreak to protest coup: report

Doctors in Burma stopped working on Wednesday to protest what they called an illegal coup and the subsequent illegitimate government, according to a report. Reuters reported that the work stoppage…

Some coronavirus patients experience ‘burning sensation,’ swollen tongue, doctors say

Peeling skin, swelling in the tongue and a burning sensation could be among telling signs of coronavirus infection, researchers suggest. A team of researchers from Madrid reported on their findings…