Joseph Mercola has an online audience of 3.6 million. His article "Could Hydrogen Peroxide Treat Coronavirus?" was shared on Facebook nearly 5,000 times.
Dr. Anthony Fauci sometimes stays up late into the night reading and responding to his mountain of emails. He just "can't" delete them, he said.
Dr. Thomas Newman died of COVID-19 complications in January. His baseball card collection, amassed over 40 years, is worth an estimated $20 million.
Alexander Murakhovsky, who treated Navalny last year, had left a hunting base on an all-terrain vehicle before he went missing on Friday.
A woman went viral for posting a TikTok of herself eating raw chicken. Medical professionals told Insider this was a 'bad idea' for many reasons.
Dr. Joy Henningsen uses apps like Bumble, where she can set COVID preferences. She also recommends 'Fauci-ing' matches who don't share your values.
Pediatricians who childproofed their living rooms to prevent burns, suffocation, and other dangers warn about common items like coffee tables and TVs.
Meenal Viz is a doctor in the UK who cared for COVID-19 patients at a London hospital while pregnant last year. Viz says finally receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine in January was “emotional” for her after months of loss. This is her story, as told to freelance writer Claire Turrell. Visit […]
Insider spoke to five pediatricians about things they would avoid having in their nursery. At the top of the list were stuffed animals and blankets in the crib. Others mentioned how they skipped the decorative mobile and even a changing table when babyproofing. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Some […]
Dr. Lim Hui Ling, 51, is the medical director for the International Medical Clinic in Singapore. Lim says going through the 2002-2003 SARS pandemic helped prepare her and other healthcare workers to deal with COVID-19. She also credits fellow Singaporeans for helping stop the spread of the virus by willingly […]
Medical staff in UK hospitals told Insider they’re struggling to cope with the chaos of the coronavirus crisis. Dr. Tom Dolphin, who works in a London hospital, said the oxygen tank outside is creaking from the amount needed for COVID-19 patients. Cancer wards are being emptied to make way for […]
Earwax is a completely normal byproduct of the ear and is actually beneficial because it naturally cleans your ear. But sometimes the wax can build up, which can cause irritation, muffled hearing, or hearing loss. When that happens, it’s time to see a doctor. Insider’s Caroline Aghajanian, Joe Avella, and […]
Many independently-owned doctors offices say they don’t have access to COVID-19 vaccines and have heard little from the federal or state governments about if or when they might receive doses. Hospitals, large retail pharmacies, and federally-qualified health centres are the main distributors of the vaccine, sources told Insider. So far, […]
Dr. Joy Henningsen is a diagnostic radiologist at the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Centre and a clinical assistant professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She received the first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on December 17 and the second dose on January 7 at the Birmingham VA […]
Dr. Joy Henningsen is a diagnostic radiologist at the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Centre and a clinical assistant professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. On December 17, she received the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine along with other hospital workers at the Birmingham VA Medical Centre. Henningsen says she eagerly […]
An emergency-medicine doctor in Arizona said he was fired from his position at Yuma Regional Medical Centre last month over his tweets about the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Cleavon Gilman, an Iraq War veteran, said he was told not to return to his job after tweeting that Arizona was out of […]
A California doctor questioned why his compassion for patients was waning after hesitating when faced with a seriously ill man covered in Nazi tattoos. The experience stuck with him, and he realised that the pandemic, hoax rhetoric, and insensitivity is taking its toll on healthcare workers. Dr. Taylor Nichols talked […]