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S.Africa says virus tally rising slower than thought

S.Africa says virus tally rising slower than thought 2

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The coronavirus epidemic has killed five people and infected 1,353 in South Africa, the health minister announced Tuesday, saying the spread of the virus was not as rapid as expected. Zweli Mkhize said despite huge backlogs at lab services, 39,500 tests have been conducted as the …

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    Vaping illnesses in US still rising, though at slower pace

    Vaping illnesses in US still rising, though at slower pace 3

    In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 photo, a man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. On Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 2,172 confirmed and probable vaping-related illnesses have been reported. Cases have occurred in every state but Alaska. Forty-two people …

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      Vaping-related illnesses still rising, though at slower pace

      Vaping-related illnesses still rising, though at slower pace 4

      In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 photo, a man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. are still rising, though at a slightly slower pace. On Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there have been nearly 1,500 …

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        Slower growth in working memory linked to teen driving crashes

        Slower growth in working memory linked to teen driving crashes 7

        Working memory composite scores at each wave of assessment for drivers and non-drivers. Credit: Copyright 2019 Walshe EA et al., JAMA Network Open Research into why adolescent drivers are involved in motor vehicle crashes, the leading cause of injury and death among 16- to 19-year-olds in the United States, has …

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          Brand-name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts

          Brand-name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts 9

          by Linda A. Johnson And Nicky Forster In this July 10, 2018, file photo bottles of medicine ride on a belt at a mail-in pharmacy warehouse in Florence, N.J. Drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used …

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