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Jim Cramer's Investing Club meeting Monday: Trimming oil, Starbucks, Eli Lilly

Dec 06, 2022 , CNBC Health
The Investing Club holds its "Morning Meeting" every weekday at 10:20 a.m....
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UK health officials warn parents to be alert after 6 child deaths linked to Strep A infections

Dec 06, 2022 , CNBC Health
Health officials in the U.K. are warning parents to be alert after a recent spate of severe Strep A infections resulted in the deaths of at least six...
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CDC encourages people to wear masks to help prevent spread of Covid, flu and RSV over the holidays

Dec 06, 2022 , CNBC Health
Covid, flu and respiratory syncytial virus are circulating at the same time, putting strain on hospitals....
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Biden administration will end monkeypox public health emergency

Dec 03, 2022 , CNBC Health
The Biden administration does not plan to renew the public health emergency after it ends on Jan. 31 as mpox cases remain low....
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Fauci says China has done a bad job of vaccinating the elderly and their shots are not very effective against Covid

Dec 02, 2022 , CNBC Health
Rare protests broke out across China over the weekend against Covid lockdowns and strict quarantine...
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FDA pulls Covid antibody treatment because it's not effective against dominant omicron variants

Dec 02, 2022 , CNBC Health
The FDA said bebtelovimab is no longer authorized for use because it is not expected to neutralize the omicron BQ.1 and BQ.1.1...
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Elon Musk shows off updates to his brain chips and says he’s going to install one in himself when they are ready

Dec 02, 2022 , CNBC Health
Elon Musk's health tech venture Neuralink shared updates to its brain-implant technology during a "show and tell" recruitment...
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Jim Cramer's Investing Club meeting Thursday: Fed caution, trimming a retailer, Humana guidance

Dec 02, 2022 , CNBC Health
The Investing Club holds its "Morning Meeting" every weekday at 10:20 a.m....
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Alzheimer's drug trial shown to slow cognitive decline in long fight against dementia

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
A trial of an experimental Alzheimer's drug has been hailed as a "new era" in the beleaguered fight to find a cure for dementia....
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Long Covid may be 'the next public health disaster' — with a $3.7 trillion economic impact rivaling the Great Recession

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
Long Covid is a chronic illness affecting as many as 23 million Americans. Its economic impact may rival that of the Great...
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'I never really got better' — long Covid patients share their struggle with ongoing symptoms and the health-care system

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
Long Covid can be considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act, but getting approved for disability insurance is...
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CDC will test sewage for polio outside New York to see if it's circulating elsewhere in nation

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
The CDC will initially work work with Michigan and Philadelphia to identify communities with low vaccination rates and begin testing sewage the in those...
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China could reopen in March, but zero-Covid has shaken confidence in supply chains, economist says

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
In the short term, supply chains will be largely unaffected since factories are still operating, a former advisor to the People's Bank of China...
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Despite ongoing Covid risks, more employees consider cutting back on health-care benefits

Dec 01, 2022 , CNBC Health
Just as many workers want to scale back, new research on long Covid underscores the importance of having comprehensive medical...
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Drug overdose deaths among seniors have more than tripled in two decades

Nov 30, 2022 , CNBC Health
"We've got a public health problem coming at our door, these trends have been increasing for a long time now," said Alexis Kuerbis, an substance abuse...
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China touts vaccination progress as it seeks reopening path; encourages booster shots for seniors

Nov 30, 2022 , CNBC Health
Tuesday's announcement and press conference followed a weekend of unrest as pockets of people in China vented their frustration with Covid...
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Twitter stops policing Covid misinformation under CEO Elon Musk and reportedly restores 62,000 suspended accounts

Nov 30, 2022 , CNBC Health
In a recent update to its website, Twitter said that effective Nov. 23, it is no longer enforcing its Covid misleading information...
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U.S. criticizes China's zero Covid strategy, says Beijing needs to boost vaccination among elderly

Nov 29, 2022 , CNBC Health
The White House, in a statement, said the Chinese people have the right to protest...
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World Health Organization to rename monkeypox as mpox

Nov 29, 2022 , CNBC Health
The World Health Organization said Monday that it would begin referring to monkeypox as mpox in an effort to reduce stigma around the...
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China's Covid infections drop for the first time in more than a week

Nov 29, 2022 , CNBC Health
The country reported local infections, mostly asymptomatic, that totaled 38,421 for Monday, down from a record high of 40,052 reported for...
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