COVID-19 Updates: Delta Variant, US Vaccinations, & Global Data as of October 25, 2021
October 25, 2021

Data from the CDC on the Delta variant and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.

Multiple-inhaler Triple Therapy for Asthma in Adults Comes with High Risk of Discontinuation
October 25, 2021

Approximately three-quarters of asthma patients who began multiple-inhaler triple therapy had stopped using it 6 months later, according to a new study.

Moderna Says COVID-19 Vaccine Triggers Strong Immune Response in Children Aged 6-11 Years
October 25, 2021

Two doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine showed robust neutralizing antibody titers in children aged 6 to 11 years, the company announced on Monday.

Primary Care Check-up: Long-haul COVID-19 Poses New Challenges
October 25, 2021

Primary care physicians express concern that long-haul COVID-19 will create new challenges for an already dwindling workforce, according to new national survey.

COVID-19 Updates: Delta Variant, US Vaccinations, & Global Data as of October 21, 2021
October 21, 2021

Data from the CDC on the Delta variant and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.

FDA Greenlights Mixing COVID-19 Boosters and Moderna, J&J Booster Shots
October 21, 2021

CDC vaccine advisors will meet Thursday to discuss final approval of booster doses of Moderna and J&J vaccines and mix-and-match approach authorized by FDA.

A Heart Failure Research Roundup Quiz: 8 Questions
October 21, 2021

Advances in heart failure management, including inroads in treatment for HFpEF, are happening fast. Try 8 questions to find out how well you’ve been following the news.

COVID-19 Updates: Delta Variant, US Vaccinations, & Global Data as of October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

Data from the CDC on the Delta variant and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.

PCP Visits Associated with Smoking Cessation after Lung Cancer Diagnosis and Before Surgery
October 20, 2021

CHEST 2021: Among >7000 veterans diagnosed with lung cancer and scheduled for surgery, seeing a primary care doctor was linked to pre-operative quitting.

Study: Hispanic Adults, Women, and Older E-cigarette Users Face Higher Odds of Asthma and COPD
October 20, 2021

CHEST 2021: Study shows vaping raises the odds of developing asthma and COPD, especially in older adults, women, and Hispanic persons.