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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

‘Kissing disease’ among teenagers may trigger multiple sclerosis: report

Infectious mononucleosis – also known as "mono" or "the kissing disease" – in childhood or adolescence is associated with an increased risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) as an...

COVID-19 side effects could include memory loss, brain fog, researchers find

Memory loss and "brain fog" may be long-term side effects of COVID-19, according to researchers. In a recent study published last week in the journal JAMA Network Open, Mt. Sinai...

Moderna says low-dose COVID-19 vaccine is safe and appears to work for kids age...

Moderna said Monday that a low dose of its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and appears to work in 6- to 11-year-olds, as the manufacturer joins its rival Pfizer in...

‘Flesh-Eating’ STD that causes ‘Beefy Red’ sores is spreading in UK

A once-rare flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease that causes "beefy red" ulcers is spreading across the UK, according to a report Friday.Cases of donovanosis — which causes thick sores that...

New study suggests breastfeeding may help prevent cognitive decline

Breastfeeding can have long-term cognitive benefits for the mother, a new study has found.    Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, conducted a study that found women over the...

CDC Director Walensky avoids question on vaccine mandate for essential workers

Centers for Disease Control Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky remains coy on whether the Biden administration would support COVID-19 vaccine mandates for essential workers or students. President Biden signed an executive...

Woman’s inexplicable weight gain leads to shocking cancer discovery

Amanda Shoultz, 29, struggled with mysterious weight gain that was later diagnosed as a massive tumor, according to a recent report. Shoultz first noticed she was gaining weight early in...

COVID-19 hospital airborne transmission prevented by air filters, study suggests

COVID-19 particles can be effectively filtered from the air to prevent transmission in the hospital using portable air filters and ultraviolet (UV) light sterilization technology, according to a recent...

Summer camp strategies aimed at preventing COVID spread led to ‘almost zero’ transmissions: CDC

Implementation of multiple strategies prevented almost zero transmission of COVID-19 among 7,173 campers and staff members who attended nine U.S. overnight camps this summer, according to a recent Centers...

Prison workers top list of those not complying with Connecticut COVID-19 mandate

Employees in Connecticut's prison system make up nearly a third of the state workers who have failed to comply with Gov. Ned Lamont’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to a...

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