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Blaming young people for spike in Covid-19 cases may encourage them to give up on social distancing

2 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

In the letter to the Health Secretary, which was signed by more than 50 people, they said that 'shaming' the young was 'unproductive' and could cause a break down in co-operation.
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Study results show elevated adverse mental health conditions associated with COVID-19

Study results show elevated adverse mental health conditions associated with COVID-19

2 days ago   |   By News Medical

Social isolation. Financial worries. They're two unfortunate realities causing great anxiety for many people during the COVID-19 pandemic. They also may raise the risk of death by suicide.
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Higher viral loads can increase mortality rate in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 and cancer

2 days ago   |   By News Medical

Higher viral loads are associated with a greater risk of death among cancer and non-cancer patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019 , researchers report September 15 in the journal Cancer Cell.
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Early COVID-19 deaths may have been listed as pneumonia, diabetes, stroke

2 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

Modelling by the Actuaries Institute shows there were more than 500 unexpected deaths in March and April, with researchers suggesting many of them could have been from undetected COVID-19.
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US CDC Updates Guidelines on COVID-19 Testing For Asymptomatic People

US CDC Updates Guidelines on COVID-19 Testing For Asymptomatic People

Guidelines for testing asymptomatic people have been updated by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These guidelines further reinforce the need to test even the... Read more ...

Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

Mourners gathered within hours of hearing about Ginsburg's passing As the heartbreaking news spread about the death of woman's rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg , crowds... Read more ...

Outcomes of a Physical Therapist-Led, Statewide, Community-Based Fall Risk...

Outcomes of a Physical Therapist-Led, Statewide, Community-Based Fall Risk Screening

Background and Purpose: Falls are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among US older adults and result in considerable medical and social consequences. Community-based... Read more ...

Around 93K COVID-19 Cases Take India Tally Across 53L

Around 93K COVID-19 Cases Take India Tally Across 53L

Continuing with its massive daily spike, India recorded 93,337 coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking its overall tally across the 53-lakh mark, data from the Ministry... Read more ...

Cancer Patients May Not Have Higher COVID-19 Risk: Study

Cancer Patients May Not Have Higher COVID-19 Risk: Study

Cancer patients do not get infected with COVID-19 than the general population and do not suffer from more severe disease symptoms, stated study. Read more ...

Up to 50% of people may already have immune cells that could fight coronavirus

Up to 50% of people may already have immune cells that could fight coronavirus

Tests done on donated blood in the US found that about 50 percent of the samples had immune T cells that reacted to coronavirus. Immune cells to similar viruses might protect... Read more ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies from Pancreatic Cancer

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies from Pancreatic Cancer

The three-time cancer survivor faced her most recent troubles in late 2018, when she had surgery for lung cancer that was discovered after she broke several ribs in a fall in... Read more ...

Here's Why Peloton's Guided Stretching Videos Are One of the App's Best Features

Here's Why Peloton's Guided Stretching Videos Are One of the App's Best Features

Throughout all the Peloton hype, no one is talking about what I believe to be one of the app's best features. So I've taken it upon myself to share what I think is currently... Read more ...

CMS Moves to Boost Home Dialysis, Living Donor Kidney Transplants

CMS Moves to Boost Home Dialysis, Living Donor Kidney Transplants

WASHINGTON - Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease may soon have easier access to home dialysis and kidney transplants under a final rule issued Friday by the... Read more ...

Here's Why Peloton's Guided Stretching Videos Are One of the App's Best Features

Here's Why Peloton's Guided Stretching Videos Are One of the App's Best Features

Throughout all the Peloton hype, no one is talking about what I believe to be one of the app's best features. So, I've taken it upon myself to share what I think is currently... Read more ...