Health Highlights: March 17, 2022

Triglycerides a hidden stroke danger. Stroke survivors may be watching their “bad” cholesterol, but a new study suggests another type of blood fat, triglycerides, could put them at risk for a repeat stroke within the next year. Read more

No connection between COVID vaccines, rare neuro conditions. The shots won’t cause Guillain-Barre syndrome or Bell’s palsy, but data suggests infection with the new coronavirus can raise the odds for these conditions. Read more

U.S teachers often faced harassment, violence during pandemic. Pushback from students and their parents over masks and social distancing often got nasty, and many teachers considered quitting, a new poll finds. Read more