Tip/Thought of the Day

Long Covid Symptoms Found to Mostly Fade Within One Year of Mild Infection

Long Covid has been a reality for over 23 million Americans. It not only impacts day-to-day life, but also the workforce, with nearly 1 million people being pushed out of work due to their symptoms. Despite the widespread impact long Covid has had on our country a new study found promising evidence that for most… Continue reading Long Covid Symptoms Found to Mostly Fade Within One Year of Mild Infection

Tip/Thought of the Day

Long Covid May Affect Up To 30% of People Who Have Had The Virus

We all want to put COVID behind us. It’s been a long, overwhelming two and half years with over one million lives lost. But sadly, COVID is not done with us. Many are convinced it’s “just like the flu.” But the flu doesn’t cause increased risks to our health after it’s resolved. COVID does. It’s… Continue reading Long Covid May Affect Up To 30% of People Who Have Had The Virus

Weight Loss

Almost Half of Americans Gained Weight in First Year of Pandemic

Obesity is an epidemic in America and new research now shows that the Covid-19 pandemic only exacerbated the problem. Before the pandemic started in early 2020, obesity in America had surpassed 40% for the first time in 2017-2018. In 2011, not a single state had reached 35% of adults being considered obese. In the previous… Continue reading Almost Half of Americans Gained Weight in First Year of Pandemic

Tip/Thought of the Day

What’s Beneath the Mask

First impressions can make or break a relationship. Studies show we decide another person's fate in 1/10th of a second. This was a necessity when having to define someone as friend or foe in order to survive. Now, it usually determines the path of a future relationship. Physical appearance, not just looks, but posture, accessories,… Continue reading What’s Beneath the Mask

Tip/Thought of the Day

Update On COVID-19 Antiviral Pills

December 2021 ended with the Food and Drug Administration providing Pfizer and Merck’s antiviral pill emergency approval, paving the way for production to ramp up. Both antiviral drugs can be used at home to treat mild to moderate COVID-19, but vaccines and boosters continue to be the primary defense against infection. So how effective are… Continue reading Update On COVID-19 Antiviral Pills