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Cancer incidence up for adolescents and young adults

Cancer incidence up for adolescents and young adults

Cancer incidence up for adolescents and young adults Cancer incidence up for adolescents and young adults (HealthDay)—Among adolescents and young adults (AYAs), cancer incidence increased during 2007 to 2016, according to a report published online Sept. 17 in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. Kimberly D. Miller, M.P.H., from the …

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Blacks have higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis

Blacks have higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis

Blacks have higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis Blacks have higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis (HealthDay)—Black Americans have a higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) compared with other races, according to a study published online Aug. 26 in Neurology. Fadar Oliver Otite, M.D., from the State University of …

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Insufficient evidence of reduced COVID-19 incidence at high altitudes

Insufficient evidence of reduced COVID-19 incidence at high altitudes

Insufficient evidence of reduced COVID-19 incidence at high altitudes Insufficient evidence of reduced COVID-19 incidence at high altitudes Despite recent reports of lower COVID-19 incidence among high-altitude populations, current data is insufficient to conclude that high altitude is protective against the SARS-CoV-2 virus, as reported in the peer-reviewed journal High …

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School closures linked to decreased COVID-19 incidence, death

School closures linked to decreased COVID-19 incidence, death

School closures linked to decreased COVID-19 incidence, death School closures linked to decreased COVID-19 incidence, death (HealthDay)—School closures in the United States were temporally associated with decreased COVID-19 incidence and mortality, according to a study published online July 29 in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Katherine A. Auger, …

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Physical distancing interventions cut incidence of COVID-19

Physical distancing interventions cut incidence of COVID-19

Physical distancing interventions cut incidence of COVID-19 Physical distancing interventions cut incidence of COVID-19 (HealthDay)—Physical distancing interventions are associated with a reduced incidence of COVID-19 globally, according to a study published online July 15 in The BMJ. Nazrul Islam, M.B.B.S., M.P.H., Ph.D., from the University of Oxford in the United …

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Incidence of VTE, major bleeding high in primary CNS lymphoma

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Incidence of VTE, major bleeding high in primary CNS lymphoma Incidence of VTE, major bleeding high in primary CNS lymphoma Credit: CC0 Public Domain (HealthDay)—The incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and major bleeding is high among patients with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL), according to a study published online …

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Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19

Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19

Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19 Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19 (HealthDay)—In Northern California, the incidence of hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction decreased during the COVID-19 pandemic period, according to a letter to the editor published online May 19 in the New England Journal of Medicine. Matthew …

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Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities

Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities (HealthDay)—From 2001 to 2016, the incidence of testicular germ cell tumors increased across all racial/ethnic groups but remained highest among non-Hispanic whites (NHWs), according to a study published …

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Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population

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Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population Credit: CC0 Public Domain A Czech “collective immunity study” testing the presence of COVID-19 antibodies in people without symptoms has shown a very low incidence of the disease, health authorities said on …

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