Michaeleen Doucleff

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Are COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Necessary?

Thursday, September 16, 2021

The FDA is set to rule on Pfizer boosters on Friday. Some scientists say they aren't needed for healthy people and the doses would more helpful for the unvaccinated in countries with limited supplies.

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New Studies Find Evidence Of 'Superhuman' Immunity To COVID-19 In Some Individuals

Tuesday, September 07, 2021

That's how some scientists describe the findings of a series of studies looking at the antibodies created by individuals who were infected by the coronavirus and then had an mRNA vaccine.

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Months After The Vaccine, Your Antibodies May Actually Fight COVID Better

Monday, August 30, 2021

With boosters shots rolling out soon, the big question is: Am I still protected against COVID-19 if I've only had two doses of the vaccine? Turns out, you may have more resilience than you think.

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Immunity To COVID-19 Could Last Longer Than You'd Think

Monday, August 30, 2021

New studies look at how the mRNA vaccines affect the cells in your body in the short run and the long run. The findings are a counterpoint to concerns about waning immunity.

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Why A Push For Boosters Could Make The Pandemic Even Worse

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Public health figures believe a focus on boosters for the already vaccinated will hasten the emergence of new variants among the billions of unvaccinated people — including a vaccine-resistant strain.

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A Global Guide For Parents: How Your Kids Can Have Fun Without Stressing You Out

Sunday, August 15, 2021

Exhausted from taking the kids to countless kiddie activities? Overwhelmed by too many toys? Here's what Western parents can learn from other cultures about how kids (and parents too) can have fun.

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The Delta Variant Isn't As Contagious As Chickenpox. But It's Still Highly Contagious

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

A leaked CDC document compared it to the highly contagious children's disease. Data does not support this claim. Nonetheless, the variant is one of the world's most contagious respiratory diseases.

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Vaccinated People Can Spread The Delta Variant, CDC Research Indicates

Friday, July 30, 2021

The CDC has published new information about how dangerous the delta variant is and the risk it poses to unvaccinated people. The research also indicates that vaccinated people can spread the variant.

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Delta Variant Grows Rapidly Inside A Person's Respiratory Tract, Study Says

Thursday, July 22, 2021

A study from China offers clues as to why the delta variant of the coronavirus is spreading so quickly around the world. The highly contagious strain accounts for more than 80% of U.S. COVID-19 cases.

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New Data Leads To Rethinking (Once More) Where The Pandemic Actually Began

Monday, July 19, 2021

One of the scientists who signed a recent letter calling for more investigation of the lab-leak origin theory says new data has come to light. And that information has changed his thinking.

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New Analysis Reveals Fresh Clues About The Origins Of COVID-19

Monday, July 19, 2021

New analyses of the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic suggests the pandemic may have been spreading from inside the Huanan Seafood Market two months before doctors detected the first cases.

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The Delta Variant Isn't Just Hyper-Contagious. It Also Grows More Rapidly Inside You

Thursday, July 08, 2021

New research from China suggests people infected with the delta variant have, on average, about 1,000 times more virus in their respiratory tracts than those infected with the original strain.

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Awe Appears To Be Awfully Beneficial

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

20 years ago, scientists began to study a mysterious emotion known as awe. Now they believe awe offers a range of benefits when practiced regularly, calming our nervous systems and relieving stress.

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Stuck In A Rut? Sometimes Joy Takes A Little Practice

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

If you've been feeling blah recently, you're not alone. The good news is you can retrain your brain to feel happier. Here's how to shift your mood and restore your well-being.

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Dad Draws On Maori Roots To Raise 3 Resilient Sons. Step 1: Send Them On A Milk Run

Saturday, June 19, 2021

Jeff Nelligan, whose Maori great-grandmother left New Zealand and settled in the U.S., explains his parenting strategies in his book Four Lessons From My Three Sons: How You Can Raise Resilient Kids.

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How Dangerous Are The New COVID-19 Variants?

Saturday, May 22, 2021

With the coronavirus vaccinations slowing infection rates in the U.S., we look at potential threats posed by new viruses.

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New Coronavirus Detected In Patients At Malaysian Hospital; The Source May Be Dogs

Thursday, May 20, 2021

A previously unknown novel coronavirus capable of infecting people has been discovered in Borneo, says a team of researchers from Duke University.

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Visual Explainer: Why Some Coronavirus Variants Are More Contagious Than Others

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

This animated video uses puzzle pieces to show how a coronavirus binds to a cell's surface — and what happens when a mutation occurs.

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Will COVID-19 Vaccines Still Work Against The Variant From India?

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

A coronavirus variant is spreading quickly in India, causing a massive surge in cases. Scientists are rushing to see if vaccines will be effective against this variant. So far, the news is hopeful.

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Scientists Hopeful That Vaccines Will Work On Coronavirus Variant In India

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

A coronavirus variant is spreading quickly in India, causing a massive surge in cases. Scientists are rushing to see if vaccines will be effective against this variant. So far, the news is hopeful.

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