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U.S. COVID-19 rates much higher than reported

CDC: U.S. COVID-19 rates much higher than reported

U.S. COVID-19 rates much higher than reported U.S. COVID-19 rates much higher than reported (HealthDay)—Actual COVID-19 infection rates in many areas of the United States are more than 10 times higher than reported rates, a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study suggests. That difference was highest in Missouri. …

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    Obesity linked to higher dementia risk

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    Obesity linked to higher dementia risk Obesity linked to higher dementia risk Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Obesity is associated with a higher risk of dementia up to 15 years later, finds a new UCL study suggesting that weight management could play a significant role in reducing risk. The findings, published …

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      Higher rates of severe COVID-19 in BAME populations remain unexplained

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      Higher rates of severe COVID-19 in BAME populations remain unexplained Higher rates of severe COVID-19 in BAME populations remain unexplained Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Higher rates of severe COVID-19 infections in Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) populations are not explained by socioeconomic or behavioral factors, cardiovascular disease risk, or …

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        Mortality rates higher following kidney injury, research finds

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        Mortality rates higher following kidney injury, research finds Mortality rates higher following kidney injury, research finds Credit: CC0 Public Domain New research from the University of Cincinnati shows kidney failure resulting from acute kidney injury (AKI) leads to a higher risk of death in the first six months compared to …

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          Tobacco industry discounting linked to higher cigarette consumption in Europe

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          Tobacco industry discounting linked to higher cigarette consumption in Europe Tobacco industry discounting linked to higher cigarette consumption in Europe Credit: CC0 Public Domain Tobacco industry discounting is linked to higher cigarette consumption the following year, finds an analysis of the impact of pricing differentials in 23 European countries and …

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