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Model projects sharp rise in alcohol-related liver disease

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Model projects sharp rise in alcohol-related liver disease Model projects sharp rise in alcohol-related liver disease Credit: CC0 Public Domain Alcohol-related liver disease is currently the most common reason for liver transplantation in the United States. In recent years, high-risk drinking of alcohol—defined as exceeding daily drinking limits (more than …

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    Sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Peru and Chile

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    Sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Peru and Chile Sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Peru and Chile Credit: CC0 Public Domain Peru on Sunday reported 8,800 new COVID-19 infections, setting a new daily record for a country that already has the second highest number of novel coronavirus cases in …

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      Study shows sharp decrease of intimate partner violence in Nicaragua

      Study shows sharp decrease of intimate partner violence in Nicaragua

      Study shows sharp decrease of intimate partner violence in Nicaragua Study shows sharp decrease of intimate partner violence in Nicaragua A researcher conducting interviews with women in Leon, Nicaragua. Credit: Mary Ellsberg/GWI The percentage of women and girls in Nicaragua’s second-largest city who reported experiencing physical violence by their partners …

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        Spain sees sharp drop in daily virus death toll

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        Credit: CC0 Public Domain Spain registered a sharp drop in its daily death toll from the new coronavirus on Sunday, with the number falling to 410 from 565. The total number of fatalities in Spain, the third hardest-hit country in the world after the US and Italy, has reached 20,453, …

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          The case for a short, sharp lockdown

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          by C Raina MacIntyre, Louisa Jorm, Richard Nunes-Vaz and Timothy Churches, The Conversation Credit: CC0 Public Domain The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented and may have long lasting global effects. Until a vaccine is available, we have four main measures at our disposal: identifying every case rapidly with extensive testing, and …

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            China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing

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            This Jan. 17, 2020, photo, shows the closed Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan, China. China reported Monday, Jan. 20 a sharp rise in the number of people affected in a pneumonia outbreak caused by a new coronoavirus, including the first cases in the capital. (Kyodo News via AP) China …

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              Take action now to keep your brain sharp

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              Credit: CC0 Public Domain Do you forget what you walked into the bedroom to get? One of the most common fears people have as they grow older is losing their memory. Keeping your brain healthy and your memory sharp is about more than doing puzzles or remembering what you needed …

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