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Number of people buying prescription medications outside U.S. could rise with unemployment, uninsured rates

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Number of people buying prescription medications outside U.S. could rise with unemployment, uninsured rates Number of people buying prescription medications outside U.S. could rise with unemployment, uninsured rates Credit: CC0 Public Domain Buying prescription drugs from outside the United States could become more common with millions of Americans unemployed and …

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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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      Study says ad displays in stores boost teen vaping rates

      Study says ad displays in stores boost teen vaping rates Study says ad displays in stores boost teen vaping rates Canadian provinces that allow retail displays promoting e-cigarettes had nearly three times the teen vaping rate, a new study found. Until May 2018, e-cigarettes weren’t widely available in Canada and …

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        Aboriginal and Torres Strait smoking rates in decline

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        Aboriginal and Torres Strait smoking rates in decline Aboriginal and Torres Strait smoking rates in decline Credit: CC0 Public Domain Smoking rates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have declined by almost 10 percent in the last 15 years, according to a new review by The Australian National University …

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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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