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Lymphocytopenia may predict greater severity in COVID-19

Lymphocytopenia may predict greater severity in COVID-19

Lymphocytopenia may predict greater severity in COVID-19 Lymphocytopenia may predict greater severity in COVID-19 (HealthDay)—Lymphocytopenia may be predictive of disease severity in patients with COVID-19, according to a study published online July 10 in the International Journal of Laboratory Hematology. Jason Wagner, M.D., from the University of Texas Health Science …

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    Children in poverty at greater risk of childhood traumas

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    Children in poverty at greater risk of childhood traumas Children in poverty at greater risk of childhood traumas Credit: CC0 Public Domain Children whose parents report poverty in pregnancy are nine times more likely to face additional traumatic experiences compared to their wealthier peers, UCL research finds. Academics from UCL’s …

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      Why the LGBT community is at greater risk from COVID-19

      Why the LGBT community is at greater risk from COVID-19

      Why the LGBT community is at greater risk from COVID-19 Why the LGBT community is at greater risk from COVID-19 Kathryn O’Neill, a policy analyst with the Williams Institute at UCLA. Credit: Williams Institute/UCLA More than 200,000 LGBT adults in California have medical conditions that increase their vulnerability to the …

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        High cortisol levels associated with greater risk of death from COVID-19

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        High cortisol levels associated with greater risk of death from COVID-19 High cortisol levels associated with greater risk of death from COVID-19 Ball-and-stick model of the cortisol (hydrocortisone) molecule. Credit: Public Domain COVID-19 patients with extremely high levels of the stress hormone cortisol in their blood are more likely to …

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          Study finds depression associated with greater risk of cardiovascular disease

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          Study finds depression associated with greater risk of cardiovascular disease Study finds depression associated with greater risk of cardiovascular disease Credit: CC0 Public Domain A new study co-led by Simon Fraser University health sciences professor Scott Lear provides further evidence of the link between depressive symptoms and an increased risk …

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            People with diabetes are at greater risk of bone fractures

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            People with diabetes are at greater risk of bone fractures People with diabetes are at greater risk of bone fractures Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain People living with diabetes are at greater risk of bone fractures, new research led by the University of Sheffield has found. The research, conducted in collaboration …

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