Category Archives: Education

Covid Vaccine Websites Violate Disability Laws, Create Inequity for the Blind

Many covid vaccination registration and information websites at the federal, state and local levels violate disability rights laws, hindering the ability of blind people to sign up for a potentially lifesaving vaccine, a KHN investigation has found. Across the country, people who use special software to make the web accessible have been unable to sign… Read More »

Sticky blood heart attacks

Sticky blood heart attacks Dr Nic Cox talks about new research that shows that within 10 minutes of inhaling cigarette smoke, your blood becomes sticky, increasing your risk of heart attack. EVIN Flesh-eating skin infection found in inner Melbourne for the first time 1:21 What is encephalitis? 1:00 Reality star ‘too old’ for work: 31… Read More »

Study of Spanish youth transitioning to adult care shows positive outcomes, but some face challenges

A study of young people living with HIV in Spain found that after transitioning to adult clinics, virological suppression and CD4 count improved in the following three years. The study led by Dr David Aguilera-Alonso of the Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón is one of the largest published descriptive studies about transition from paediatric care.… Read More »

Calculated risk: Dutch lockdown eased, but curfew extended

The Dutch prime minister has extended his country’s coronavirus curfew until March 15 while also relaxing some lockdown measures By MIKE CORDER Associated Press February 23, 2021, 7:19 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday extended the Netherlands’ coronavirus… Read More »