Biden’s COVID symptoms have “improved meaningfully,” White House doctor says

Washington — President Biden’s symptoms from COVID have improved “meaningfully” in the last day, though he still has a cough, the president’s physician said Friday.  Mr. Biden had a fourth dose of Paxlovid on Friday morning and his “loose, non­productive cough and hoarseness continue to be his primary symptoms, but they have improved meaningfully from…

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18 Silk and Great Value brand plant-based milk alternatives recalled in Canada amid listeria deaths, illnesses

Toronto  —Two people have died in Canada of listeria bacterial infections after consuming plant-based milk alternatives sold under the brands Silk, made by Danone, and Walmart’s Great Value, the country’s federal health ministry said Wednesday in an updated notice. More than a dozen products have been recalled. The ministry said 10 more individuals – eight…

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FDA warns Diamond Shruumz still on shelves despite recall, hospitalizations

Diamond Shruumz brand products are still on store shelves, the Food and Drug Administration said this week, more than a month after federal health authorities warned that people had been hospitalized from eating the company’s “microdosing” chocolate bars, cones and gummies. “FDA is aware that recalled Diamond Shruumz-brand products are still on the shelves at…

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Americans spend more on health care than any other nation. Yet almost half can’t afford care.

Protest outside UnitedHealthcare headquarters ends in arrests Protest outside UnitedHealthcare headquarters ends in arrests 00:37 Americans spend more money on health care on a per capita basis than people in any other developed nation, yet almost half say they’ve struggled recently to pay for medical treatment or prescription drugs, according to a new study from…

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