AHA News: Traumatic Childhood Increases Lifelong Risk for Heart Disease, Early Death | Health News
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AHA News: Traumatic Childhood Increases Lifelong Risk for Heart Disease, Early Death | Health News

(HealthDay) TUESDAY, April 28, 2020 (American Heart Association News) — Exposure to trauma and other adverse experiences during childhood increases lifelong risk for cardiovascular disease and death, regardless of a person’s health during young adulthood, new research shows. The study, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Heart Association, found children who experienced severe […]

Coronavirus live updates: China increases WHO funding as Australia PM Scott Morrison pushes investigation; U.S. jobless claims report due Thursday
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Coronavirus live updates: China increases WHO funding as Australia PM Scott Morrison pushes investigation; U.S. jobless claims report due Thursday

A Chinese citizen journalist who posted videos from Wuhan during the coronavirus outbreak reemerged online on Wednesday, claiming he was detained by police and forced to quarantine himself over a period of nearly two months. The disappearance of Li Zehua, who says he was ordered to hand over his devices to a friend, points to […]

Gilead increases enrollment target in COVID-19 patients; Seattle Genetics wins early U.S. approval for $18,500 and more
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Gilead increases enrollment target in COVID-19 patients; Seattle Genetics wins early U.S. approval for $18,500 and more

Following is a summary of current health news briefs. Gilead increases enrollment target for remdesivir trial in COVID-19 patients Gilead Sciences Inc on Friday increased enrollment target by 3,600 for a trial testing its experimental drug, remdesivir, in severe COVID-19 patients, a day after a media report said the drug was showing promise. […]

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Death toll increases to 24; state releases list of affected long-term care facilities
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Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Death toll increases to 24; state releases list of affected long-term care facilities

Updated: 11:40 a.m. State health officials reported Saturday that 24 people in Minnesota have died from COVID-19, up from 22 the previous day. Meanwhile the overall number of confirmed cases in the state increased to 865 on Saturday, up from 789 on Friday. It’s the largest single-day increase in cases so far in Minnesota. Among […]

Many places in Florida, like hotels, have installed hand sanitizer dispensers for guests and visitors to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. (Anthony Leone/Spectrum News)
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Florida Department of Health Increases Coronavirus Cases

STATEWIDE — On Saturday morning, the Florida Department of Health stated that there is nearly a 100-case increase of coronavirus cases in the state.  Currently, there are 658 confirmed cases in Florida (603 of those are Florida residents and 55 non-residents). Saturday’s announcement is a nearly 100-case increase. On Friday evening, there were 563 cases. There […]