Tag Archives: Fears

Swedish experience sparks vaccine fears

As the world eagerly awaits the first doses of a coronavirus vaccine being rolled out, some in Sweden are watching with trepidation. For Meissa Chebbi, 21, who like hundreds of other young Swedes suffered debilitating narcolepsy after a mass vaccination campaign against the 2009-2010 swine flu pandemic, the vaccine is not something she will be… Read More »

Trump administration tries to tamp down fears of coronavirus resurgence

The Trump administration is trying to allay fears that the coronavirus again threatens to force tighter economic restrictions. National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow denied the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus infections Friday. “I spoke to our health experts at some length last evening. They’re saying there is no second spike. Let me… Read More »

Five common fears of wearing hearing aids

Studies indicate untreated hearing loss increases health risks such as dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, social isolation, anxiety and depression. Given that information, you might think people with hearing loss would be flocking to their nearest hearing healthcare professional for diagnosis and treatment. Yet they aren’t. In fact, studies indicate most people wait seven to 10 years before doing something… Read More »