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Timing of Food Intake a Strategy for Treating Mood Disorders?

Timing of Food Intake a Strategy for Treating Mood Disorders?

Shift workers who confine their eating to the daytime may experience fewer mood symptoms compared to those who eat both day and night, new research suggests. Investigators at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, created a simulated nightwork schedule for 19 individuals in a laboratory setting. Participants then engaged in two different meal timing models …

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Why Do We Laugh? New Study Suggests It May Be a Survival Strategy

Why Do We Laugh? New Study Suggests It May Be a Survival Strategy

A woman in labor is having a terrible time and suddenly shouts out: “Shouldn’t! Wouldn’t! Couldn’t! Didn’t! Can’t!” “Don’t worry,” says the doctor. “These are just contractions.” Until now, several theories have sought to explain what makes something funny enough to make us laugh. These include transgression (something forbidden), puncturing a sense of arrogance or …

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NASA Refines Its Strategy for Getting Humans to Mars

NASA Refines Its Strategy for Getting Humans to Mars

Artist’s conception of an early Martian base. Image: NASA NASA’s upcoming Artemis Moon program is serving as a stepping stone for an eventual crewed mission to Mars. A revised list of planning objectives details a strategy for accomplishing this daunting feat. The document, released Tuesday, serves as a blueprint for how we’ll eventually send humans to …

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NASA Refines Its Strategy for Getting Humans to Mars

NASA Refines Its Strategy for Getting Humans to Mars

Artist’s conception of an early Martian base. Image: NASA NASA’s upcoming Artemis Moon program is serving as a stepping stone for an eventual crewed mission to Mars. A revised list of planning objectives details a strategy for accomplishing this daunting feat. The document, released Tuesday, serves as a blueprint for how we’ll eventually send humans to …

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White House strategy for monkeypox vaccines causing ‘chaos out in the field’

White House strategy for monkeypox vaccines causing ‘chaos out in the field’

These officials have had to scramble to reorganize their vaccination efforts — canceling clinics, rescheduling staff and delaying plans to expand eligibility. And, even though the federal government made more vaccines available for states to order on Monday, states warn that they still do not have enough doses to contain a rapidly spreading outbreak that …

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NBC News: Monkeypox chiefly transmitted through sex between men, suggests CDC update communications strategy

NBC News: Monkeypox chiefly transmitted through sex between men, suggests CDC update communications strategy

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Editor’s Note: The following report contains graphic language about the sexual transmission of monkeypox. NBC News poked a hole in the public health narrative that skin-to-skin contact, rather than sex between men, was the chief transmitter of monkeypox in a report on Wednesday, and quoted scientists urging …

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Letter obtained by CNN shows FDA defended new monkeypox vaccine strategy to vaccine maker

Letter obtained by CNN shows FDA defended new monkeypox vaccine strategy to vaccine maker

In a letter Friday to Bavarian Nordic CEO Paul Chaplin, two top FDA officials responded to concerns Chaplin had raised earlier this week. They wrote that the agency recently determined that the benefits of stretching its limited supply of the two-dose Jynneos vaccine by giving individuals smaller doses outweighed the known possible risks. The decision …

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Letter obtained by CNN shows FDA defended new monkeypox vaccine strategy to vaccine maker

Letter obtained by CNN shows FDA defended new monkeypox vaccine strategy to vaccine maker

In a letter Friday to Bavarian Nordic CEO Paul Chaplin, two top FDA officials responded to concerns Chaplin had raised earlier this week. They wrote that the agency recently determined that the benefits of stretching its limited supply of the two-dose Jynneos vaccine by giving individuals smaller doses outweighed the known possible risks. The decision …

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New US monkeypox vaccine strategy could be huge boost for supply, but much is unknown

New US monkeypox vaccine strategy could be huge boost for supply, but much is unknown

Yet the specific efficacy data for the vaccine is not clear, and some experts argue that not enough is known about how the low-dose intradermal strategy might affect the protection it provides in the real world. Even at the original dosage size, “there is no traditional assessment of this vaccine,” Dr. Robert Califf, commissioner of …

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Iowa shifts monkeypox vaccine strategy due to limited supply

Iowa shifts monkeypox vaccine strategy due to limited supply

Iowa will soon start prioritizing the first doses of the monkeypox vaccine.According to the Centers for Disease Control, there are currently 13 confirmed cases of monkeypox in Iowa.The Polk County Health Department is one local agency providing vaccines but patients must meet a few requirements to be eligible.According to the Polk County Health Department:Eligible individuals …

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