Zoom fatigue during the COVID-19 pandemic – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Zoom fatigue during the COVID-19 pandemic was associated with depression, loneliness, and food insecurity. Higher levels of Zoom fatigue correlated with higher levels of loneliness, according to a new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. Click here to read the article now. Zoom fatigue during the COVID-19 pandemic was associated … Read more

A Tiny Change in Jab Strategy Might Reduce COVID-19 Vaccine Fatigue, Mouse Study Finds

First there’s weakness and throbbing in the arm muscles that take on the immune-teaching chemicals. Then the fatigue and aches spread until your whole body is complaining. It turns out those of us who experience this reaction to the COVID-19 vaccines have markers in our blood that indicate a more active immune response, but a … Read more

Scientists find how to reduce fatigue after COVID vaccination

Credit: CC0 Public Domain. Despite their strong effectiveness against SARS-CoV-2, mVNA-based COVID-19 vaccines are associated with adverse post-vaccination effects, such as fatigue; how can this be avoided? Scientists from Duke – NUS Medical School found that people vaccinated for COVID-19 had distinct molecular characteristics linked to an increased likelihood of post-vaccination fatigue. They also found … Read more

New Strategy Discovered To Potentially Reduce Fatigue After COVID-19 Vaccination

According to a new study, switching the administration of mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines from intramuscular to subcutaneous injection could ease adverse post-vaccination effects, such as fatigue. Mouse experiments suggest a switch from intramuscular to subcutaneous injection may ease fatigue. Currently, mRNA-based[{” attribute=””>COVID-19 vaccines are injected deep into the muscles, which is called intramuscular injection. An alternative … Read more

Fatigue After COVID Is a Real Issue. Here Are 5 Things You Can Do About It

People are often surprised by how fatigued they are during a COVID infection. Fatigue is more than being worn out or sleepy. It’s an excessive tiredness that persists despite resting or good sleep. It’s likely a result of our body’s strong immune response to the virus. But in some people the fatigue drags on even … Read more

Opinion | Ovaries Are Prone to ‘Exhaustion’ and ‘Fatigue.’ Or Are They?

It would take several years and dozens more papers for ovarian stem cells to be mentioned in some medical textbooks, where they are still described as controversial. (Some of those papers revealed conflicting data, and some scientists remain unconvinced.) At some level, the hostility to the possible existence of ovarian stem cells is not surprising. … Read more

Microbes in Your Gut May Affect Personality – Could Be Associated With Mental and Physical Fatigue

Clarkson University Associate Professor of Physical Therapy Ali Boolani is performing research to determine if gut microbiome and metabolomic pathways in the gut could be associated with personality traits mental energy, mental fatigue, physical energy, and physical fatigue. There are thousands of different types of bacteria living in the gut that are known as gut … Read more

New computational biology method deciphers gut microbiome ‘chatter’ to fight IBD

Around 500,000 people in the UK live with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), a life-long, chronic condition characterized by sporadic bouts of gut inflammation causing debilitating symptoms. Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis – the latter affecting around 1 in 400 people – are the two most common types of IBD. Current treatments are ineffective and seriously … Read more

Post-pregnancy breathlessness, fatigue were symptoms of heart failure

Credit: Tiara Johnson. Tiara Johnson’s second pregnancy went smoothly — until last month. “My fingers were so puffy, I couldn’t wear my wedding ring,” she said. The problem stemmed from her blood pressure. And the rising blood pressure stemmed from preeclampsia, a complication of pregnancy that usually manifests in the later months. Tiara, who lives … Read more