Many people may be tempted to rank certain Covid-19 vaccines as "better" or "worse" than others, but infectious disease experts say that differences in doses—rather than the vaccine brand—could be an influential factor in protection, Rachel Gutman writes for The Atlantic.
CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices on Tuesday unanimously voted to recommend the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for children ages five to 11, a move that experts say could help reduce the spread of the coronavirus but raises daunting logistical and outreach challenges.
A meta-analysis recently published in BMJ Open shed light on precisely how effective zinc supplements are when it comes to preventing and treating common symptoms of respiratory tract infections in adults.
Hospitals saw a double-digit decline in median operating margin in September, according to new research—largely due to "a perfect storm" of factors, including an increase in high-acuity patients, decreases in overall volume, and rising expenses.
The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology published new guidelines for medical professionals evaluating individuals with chest pain, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Illinois, New York, Texas, and the District of Columbia.
Print All Daily Briefing Article from
Have a Question?
Ask our experts a question on any topic in health care by visiting our member portal, AskAdvisory.