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Florida hospital reports Colombian COVID-19 variant increase: What to know

In Florida, where COVID-19 community transmission is ranked high by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), researchers say a new variant that originated in Colombia is popping up in sequencing testing. One hospital official told Local10.com that the spread is likely due to travel between Colombia and Miami.  CLICK HERE TO FIND A… Read More »

Everything We Know About Disney’s Live-Action ‘Little Mermaid’ Movie Starring Halle Bailey

Love it or hate it, Disney seems to have a thing for taking iconic ’90s movies and making them live action. Not that we’re at all mad at it! Next up? A remake of the 1989 film The Little Mermaid. 🧜‍♀️ In case you somehow forgot the plot, it’s the one where mermaid Princess Ariel… Read More »

Preeclampsia: Everything You Need to Know about This High-Risk Pregnancy Complication

Although it’s relatively uncommon, affecting just 3.4 percent of pregnancies in the U.S. each year, preeclampsia is a complication that can have serious long-term health effects for mom and baby. The condition is characterized primarily by higher-than-normal blood pressure during pregnancy, and may also involve elevated levels of protein in urine and a decrease in… Read More »

What to know about Biden’s proposed COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers

The Biden administration announced Wednesday that it will support patent waivers for COVID-19 vaccines as part of a global effort to boost supplies in poorer countries. Here’s what you should know: Question: What did President Joe Biden propose? Answer: The Biden administration announced its support for a global proposal to lift intellectual property protections for… Read More »