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Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full airline flights

Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full airline flights

Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full airline flights Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full airline flights Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci speaks with Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention during a Senate Health, Education, …

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    Surging US virus cases raise fear that progress is slipping

    Surging US virus cases raise fear that progress is slipping

    Surging US virus cases raise fear that progress is slipping Surging US virus cases raise fear that progress is slipping In this June 11, 2020, file photo workers on scaffolding lay blocks on one of the larger buildings at a development site where various residential units and commercial sites are …

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      Scientists raise concern over hydroxychloroquine study

      Hydroxychloroquine is often used to treat arthritis

      Scientists raise concern over hydroxychloroquine study Scientists raise concern over hydroxychloroquine study Hydroxychloroquine is often used to treat arthritis Dozens of scientists have raised concerns over a large-scale study of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine published in the Lancet that led to the World Health Organization suspending clinical trials of the anti-viral …

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        World leaders urge cooperation in vaccine hunt, raise $8 billion

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        World leaders urge cooperation in vaccine hunt, raise $8 billion World leaders urge cooperation in vaccine hunt, raise $8 billion Credit: CC0 Public Domain World leaders called Monday for cooperation not competition in the quest for a coronavirus vaccine, as they pledged 7.4 billion euros ($8.1 billion) at a fundraising …

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          Asthma, COPD raise odds for severe COVID-19, lung experts warn

          Asthma, COPD raise odds for severe COVID-19, lung experts warn 1

          (HealthDay)—People with asthma and other lung diseases are at increased risk for serious complications from COVID-19, caution experts from the American Lung Association. “Everyone’s health is at risk from COVID-19, and those living with a lung disease or who are immunocompromised may be more vulnerable to the impacts of the …

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            Drugs considered for COVID-19 can raise risk for dangerous abnormal heart rhythms

            Drugs considered for COVID-19 can raise risk for dangerous abnormal heart rhythms 2

            This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML As some consider treating coronavirus patients with a combination of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and the antibiotic azithromycin, …

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              Thyroid hormone use may raise death risk in older adults

              Thyroid hormone use may raise death risk in older adults 3

              Credit: CC0 Public Domain Thyroid hormone replacement therapy in older adults is associated with a higher risk of death compared with no treatment, a large study finds. The study results were accepted for presentation at ENDO 2020, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting, and publication in a special supplemental section of …

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                Low maternal vitamin D may raise risk for ADHD in offspring

                Low maternal vitamin D may raise risk for ADHD in offspring 4

                (HealthDay)—There is an association between low maternal vitamin D during early pregnancy and an elevated risk for offspring attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a study recently published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Minna Sucksdorff, M.D., from University of Turku in Finland, and colleagues …

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                  Long-term antidepressant use appears to raise risk for T2DM

                  Long-term antidepressant use appears to raise risk for T2DM 5

                  (HealthDay)—Long-term antidepressant use increases the risk for type 2 diabetes onset in a time- and dose-dependent manner, according to a study published online Feb. 12 in Diabetes Care. Hiroyuki Miidera, from the National Institute of Mental Health in Tokyo, and colleagues evaluated associations between the risk for new-onset type 2 …

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