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Major Protease Of SARS-CoV-2 Acts To Suppress Innate Immunity

Jan 20, 2022 , Forbes
In October 2020, researchers discovered that the SARS-CoV-2 nonstructural protein 5 (NSP5) suppresses innate immunity. This has key implications for Covid-19 drug development that have yet to be fully...
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At-Home COVID Tests Accurate for Kids: Study

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: At-Home COVID Tests Accurate for Kids: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/18/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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Lyra Health scores $235M and buys employee assistant program ICAS World

Jan 20, 2022 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The company is looking to use the new funds to expand...
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What Can Cause Low Blood Pressure

Jan 20, 2022 , eMedicine Health
What Can Cause Low Blood...
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Pfizer Covid Vaccine For Kids Under 5 Could Be Authorized In The Next Month, Fauci Says

Jan 20, 2022 , Forbes
Pfizer is working on a three-dose regimen of its vaccine for young children after a two-dose course produced disappointing results in clinical...
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Decentralized clinical trial platform Thread scoops up voice tech inVibe

Jan 20, 2022 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The acquisition is expected to help Thread customers capture real-world...
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Here's How to Get Your Free Home COVID Test Kits

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: Here's How to Get Your Free Home COVID Test KitsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/18/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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Astronauts at Risk of 'Space Anemia'

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: Astronauts at Risk of 'Space Anemia'Category: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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Fauci says FDA could authorize Pfizer's Covid vaccine for kids under 5 in the next month

Jan 20, 2022 , CNBC Health
Fauci said younger children will likely need three doses, because two shots did not induce an adequate immune response in children 2- to...
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COVAX Program Has Now Sent 1 Billion COVID Vaccines to Poorer Nations

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: COVAX Program Has Now Sent 1 Billion COVID Vaccines to Poorer NationsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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The Supreme Court’s Ruling On Vaccine Mandates Threatens The Federal Government’s Ability To Protect Public Health

Jan 20, 2022 , Forbes
Public health law expert Lawrence Gostin explains how the Supreme Court’s ruling against OSHA’s ability to implement a vaccine-or-test mandate could potentially undermine the federal government’s ability to effectively respond to public health...
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Carbon Monoxide Deaths Soar During Power Outages

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: Carbon Monoxide Deaths Soar During Power OutagesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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400 Million Free N95 Masks: Biden Will Announce Rollout As Battle Against Omicron Steps Up

Jan 20, 2022 , Forbes
N95 masks offer stronger protection against the omicron coronavirus variant and health officials warn single-layer cloth masks may not provide enough protection against the highly transmissible variant....
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Study: Black Men Twice as Likely to Develop Prostate Cancer as Whites

Jan 20, 2022 , WebMD
A review of men seen at VA hospitals found that Black veterans had nearly twice the incidence of localized and advanced prostate cancer as white...
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Baby's Feeding Troubles Tied to Later Developmental Delays

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: Baby's Feeding Troubles Tied to Later Developmental DelaysCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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Lupin obtains FDA approval, tentative OK for 2 generics

Jan 20, 2022 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration approved Lupin’s sevelamer carbonate for oral suspension and gave tentative approval for azilsartan medoxomil...
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Nearly Half of Americans Gained Weight in Pandemic's First Year

Jan 20, 2022 , WebMD
A new study shows nearly half of U.S. adults piled on excess pounds during the first year of the pandemic, making a national obesity crisis even...
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How Hayat Pharmacy is making connections for patients needing mental health care

Jan 20, 2022 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hayat Pharmacy, a Health Mart Pharmacy in Milwaukee, is creating patient relationships in a diverse community via its mental health...
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Heart Function Rebounds for Kids With COVID-Linked MIS-C

Jan 20, 2022 , WebMD
A new study has good news for parents: Children tend to recover completely from any heart injury within three months of falling...
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Insurance Often Covers Ivermectin for COVID, Even Though Drug Doesn't Work

Jan 20, 2022 , MedicineNet
Title: Insurance Often Covers Ivermectin for COVID, Even Though Drug Doesn't WorkCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2022 12:00:00...
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