On Thursday, Sept. 30, Dr. Raymund Razonable, a Mayo Clinic infectious disease expert, answered questions about different COVID-19 treatments.
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Kids are back in the classroom, and a common back-to-school sickness is viral gastroenteritis, or stomach flu. It's an intestinal infection marked by watery diarrhea, [...]
COVID-19 vaccination for children under 12 is one step closer to reality.
Pfizer announced that it submitted data of their phase 2 and phase 3 trial [...]
The path to approvals for a booster dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has seemed complicated.
"This is a confusing set of recommendations," says Dr. [...]
A fast-growing salmonella outbreak has health officials looking for the source. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says they have not yet identified [...]
Q: I've heard stories of people getting very sick from the vaccine. If I do decide to get it, do I run the risk of [...]
On Friday, Sept. 24, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group, answered questions about COVID-19 vaccines and boosters [...]
This week, the Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization for the Pfizer COVID-19 booster vaccine six months following completion of the [...]
Fever, upset stomach, diarrhea, sore throat, chills, coughing, sneezing and headache all can make you feel miserable. And when you're not feeling well, it sometimes [...]
On Friday, Sept. 17, the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) advisory panel rejected a proposal to give Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine boosters to the general public. [...]
High-dose flu vaccines are flu vaccines that are approved for people age 65 and older and given by injection. Like other flu vaccines, the high-dose [...]
Cases of West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne illness, have been reported across the U.S. It's the leading cause of mosquito-borne disease in the continental U.S., [...]
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone over 6 months get a flu shot every season with rare exceptions.
Dr. Priya Sampathkumar, a [...]
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