Health Highlights: Oct. 28, 2021

Burning, tingling in feet may be cause for concern. The number of Americans experiencing numbness, ‘pins and needles,’ and burning pain in their feet and toes seems to be on the rise, and experts warn that this “small fiber neuropathy” could raise heart risks. Read more

Too many believe they are invincible to COVID. New research finds that one of the biggest drivers behind a person’s decision not to get the COVID-19 vaccine is a belief that infection poses no threat. It’s an attitude that can have deadly consequences, experts warn. Read more

FDA takes action to boost safety of breast implants. Reacting to thousands of complaints from women who’ve developed brain fog, fatigue and other health issues after receiving a breast implant, the FDA on Wednesday announced safeguards that should better inform patients about potential risks. Read more