Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease, has long been associated with contact sports such as boxing and football.
The CDC changed its stance on the J&J vaccine after rare blood clots were found in 57 out of 17 million recipients.
Rescuers from an animal shelter had to construct a makeshift harness to help hoist the dog to safety.
Regions of the African country are suffering from a lack of vegetation, with millions in urgent need of humanitarian aid.
Experts have told Newsweek about the health risks of incorrect wiping, after a TikTok video was viewed millions of times and sparked a fierce debate.
A CDC advisory body will meet to discuss the J&J COVID vaccine and a side-effect seen in 54 out of 16.4 million people who have received the shot.
The health agency leader said vaccines will need to be used alongside masking and other measures, and voiced concerns about booster hoarding.
One of the scientists who first identified Omicron has criticized policy responses, but other researchers have told Newsweek they welcome a cautious approach.
The annual shower is considered one of the best of the year and is caused by a huge space rock called 3200 Phaethon.
The variant of concern is predicted to overtake Delta in some regions, and evidence continues to emerge about the risks it can pose.
The medic criticized restrictions in response to Omicron, but her comments have been dismissed as "the most dangerous kind of message" and "utter rubbish."
The news host has said she "felt like a shell of who I used to be" after experiencing long COVID symptoms.
The SpaceX CEO made the announcement in the latest of his tweets about the meme cryptocurrency.
The popular and active shower can be expected to produce between 30 and 40 fiery meteors every hour.
The variant is spreading rapidly around the world, though information on how seriously ill people fall after catching it is still limited.
Announcing the death, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said people should set aside early reports that Omicron causes mild symptoms and focus on its infectivity.
Omicron's spread has prompted world leaders to ramp up the rollout of booster shots as data suggests they provide extra protection against the variant.
The comet has been spotted flying through the night this month after it was discovered in January 2021.
The skeleton was uncovered at a Roman settlement in eastern England. It is the first discovery of its kind in the U.K. and only the fourth in the world.
WHO COVID technical lead Maria Van Kerkhove has cautioned against referring to Omicron's symptoms as "mild" following some early data on its severity.
The NASA/ASI project will tell us more about some of the most violent objects in the universe and what happens as gravity and magnetism are pushed to extremes.
In an emotional TikTok video, Natalia Cano reveals her shocking symptoms, including how even water tastes and smells revolting.
Donna Sanginario from Massachusetts was left needing rabies shots after the raccoon attacked while she was putting up Christmas decorations.
Some researchers expressed cautious optimism about a small study showing that the variant does not completely escape vaccine immunity.
The hellishly hot cloudy planet is slowly making its way toward the horizon this month, shining brightly as it does so.
Scientists have stressed the importance of booster shots as the COVID vaccines become less effective over time.
China's government has invested well over a billion dollars into weather control technology, the Xinhua news agency reported in 2017.
As COVID cases hit their highest level for two months, only a quarter of U.S. adults have had a booster shot.
Scientists are rushing to find out more about the new variant of concern, about which little is known.