Demand for mortgages surges as interest rates fall to lowest in months

Demand for mortgages surges as interest rates fall to lowest in months

The Good Brigade | Digital vision | Getty Images Consumers have returned from the holiday season to find mortgage rates at their lowest level since September, and they are reacting dramatically. The volume of mortgage applications jumped nearly 28% last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted index. The … Read more

Moderna says RSV vaccine is 84% ​​effective in preventing disease in older adults

Moderna says RSV vaccine is 84% ​​effective in preventing disease in older adults

Modern said on Tuesday that its vaccine targeting respiratory syncytial virus is effective in preventing the disease in the elderly. The vaccine was 83.7% effective in preventing lower respiratory tract disease, defined as two or more symptoms, in people age 60 and older, according to the Boston biotech company. It was 82.4% effective in preventing … Read more