Today's Top 5
5. Might You Be a Mosquito Magnet?
Why are some people mosquito magnets? What is that certain je ne sais quoi that makes them irresistible to the insects? It's their smell.— HHMI NEWS (@HHMINEWS) October 18, 2022
New from the @washingtonpost on the latest research from HHMI chief scientific officer @leslievosshall. https://t.co/a7lbwVw4Rp
4. People Were Anxious and Depressed Early in the Pandemic
Review of studies during #COVID19 suggests increased # of infections & govt response to COVID-19 were associated w/ higher anxiety/depression symptoms in early days of the pandemic but varied after 2 months: https://t.co/LKnok8SpLx @Geointheworld @MH_COVID @unibern pic.twitter.com/6mC9MLGY7X— Annals of Int Med (@AnnalsofIM) October 18, 2022
3. An Alarming Percentage of the Population Has Long COVID
It may seem shocking to hear stats like 7.5% of US population have #LongCovid, but I bring it up in conversation & will hear… “yeah, I get dizzy randomly while I’m up now” or “My vision has never been the same since” or “I can’t exercise like I did before.”#ThatsLongCovid— Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD (@MVGutierrezMD) October 18, 2022
2. Do You Have a Gas Problem?
If you’re so gassy it’s affecting your daily activities or causing you pain or embarrassment, you can take steps to minimize the problem. More from our gastroenterologist: https://t.co/hxWa0kxItL— Cleveland Clinic (@ClevelandClinic) October 18, 2022
1. Is Flu Season Coming or Not?
#Flu Is Coming. Or Is It? | @medpagetoday https://t.co/sH6Ah9gjFM— Ali S. Raja, MD (@AliRaja_MD) October 18, 2022