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January 21, 2022

Fauci And Collins Dismissed Prominent Scientists Who Endorsed Lab-Leak Theory, Emails Show

Early in the pandemic, multiple scientists urged NIAID Director Anthony Fauci and NIH Director Francis Collins to seriously consider the theory that Covid escaped from a Chinese laboratory, arguing that the lab-leak theory, which Fauci and Collins have downplayed since the pandemic began, was more plausible than the natural origin explanation.
January 21, 2022

Israeli Prime Minister Says Over 60s To Get 4th COVID Vaccination

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett says that a fourth COVID vaccine will be given to health workers and people aged over 60.
January 21, 2022

Pfizer/BioNTech To Develop mRNA-based Shingles Vaccine

Germany's BioNTech and US pharma giant Pfizer, which together developed a COVID-19 vaccine in record time, say they are working on a shingles shot using the same mRNA technology.
January 21, 2022

Vitamin B12 Deficiency Increases Risk Of Depression

Scientists from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing have published new research which examines the relationship between folate and vitamin B12 status and its associations with greater prevalence of depressive symptoms.
January 21, 2022

B Vitamins Have ‘Significantly Favorable Effects’ On Cognitive Scores In Older People

Older people with mild cognitive impairment experienced significant cognitive benefits from supplementation with B vitamins, but only those not using aspirin, says a pooled analyses of two randomized placebo-controlled trials.
January 13, 2022

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Threatens Unvaccinated People With Arrest

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said that people who have not taken COVID-19 shots will be arrested if they disobey stay-at-home orders.