Dr. Bill Langley with Genesis hospital explains what’s known as Frank’s Sign and how a crease in the earlobe is often associated with heart disease. He also talked about the upcoming flu season and how it could be impacted by the coronavirus pandemic
The Rock Island County Health Dept. confirmed 27 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number to 1,618. 11 patients are currently hospitalized in Rock Island County, according to the health department.
Genesis Health Systems helped give a new look at how effective they can be, by analyzing the droplets that spread when we interact with others. The experiment included one person talking, sneezing, and laughing with a mask and without a mask while Petri dishes sat on a table in front of them, at one foot, three feet, and six feet distance.
The Illinois Dept. of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said she is ‘cautiously optimistic’ about current COVID-19 data in the state. Dr. Ezike joined Thursday’s QC COVID-19 coalition Zoom call to offer insight from the state’s health department.
You may already know that getting a good night's sleep is essential for your metabolism to function normally, but did you know sleep, or lack thereof, can also dictate what types of food you may crave?
Alzheimer’s is the most common type of dementia. In 2014, as many as five million Americans were living with it, and it is one of the 10 leading causes of death in the U.S, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.