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Being overweight increases risk of severe Covid-19 by at least 40%, study finds

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Researchers led by University College London analysed data from more than 300,000 people from England. They found extra weight is linked with 'higher odds' of admission to hospital with Covid-19.
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Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19'

Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19'

1 month ago   |   By News Medical

Every day, the nation is reminded of COVID-19's ongoing impact as new death counts are published. What is not well documented is the toll on family members.
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New data reveals workplaces with most COVID-19 infections as active cases drop

1 month ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

Abattoirs and warehouses are the workplaces with the most COVID-19 cases, but aged care, healthcare and schools remain the major places for transmission in Victoria.
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Lower heart attack and stroke risk by increasing your intake of this...

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With COVID-19 vaccine looming, worries intensify over potential mandates

With COVID-19 vaccine looming, worries intensify over potential mandates

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New York City to allow indoor dining at 25% capacity by Sept. 30

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Even as countries around the world rush to develop a vaccine for the Wuhan coronavirus , the disease will likely remain a challenge for years to come. Though a vaccine may... Read more ...

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