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Collegiate athletes may benefit from a shorter quarantine period after COVID-19 exposure

1 month ago   |   By Healio

Given the low proportion of collegiate athletes who tested positive for COVID-19 after 10 days of quarantine, a shorter quarantine period may improve adherence without increasing infection risk, according to a study by the CDC and NCAA.
From June to October 2020, researchers analyzed data on 1,830 quarantined athletes from 24 colleges and universities. Football , track and field and soccer were the most common sports included. Social gatherings , roommates and athletic activities accounted for most of exposures.
According to the study, 620 athletes
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The hospitals where Covid admissions are FALLING

The hospitals where Covid admissions are FALLING

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Some 20 of 138 acute NHS trusts recorded a dip in beds occupied by Covid-19 patients in the seven days to January 12 compared to the previous week.
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Amazon city scrambles to provide oxygen to COVID-19 patients

1 month ago   |   By ABC News

Doctors in the Amazon rainforest's biggest city are having to choose which COVID-19 patients can breathe amid dwindling oxygen stocks and an effort to airlift some of the infected to other states
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Covid-19: Can you catch the virus outside?

1 month ago   |   By BBC

The risks of catching Covid indoors are well-known, but what are the chances of being infected outdoors?
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DNA test can quickly identify pneumonia in patients with severe COVID-19, aiding faster treatment

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Researchers have developed a DNA test to quickly identify secondary infections in COVID-19 patients, who have double the risk of developing pneumonia while on ventilation than non-COVID-19 patients.
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