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CDC study finds coronavirus rarely kills children, but minorities at higher risk

Children from ethnic and racial minorities, those with underlying health conditions and those between the ages of 18 and 20 are more likely to die, a CDC-led research team wrote in a study published Tuesday in the agency’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The report also showed just how unusual it is for children and… Read More »

One shot of vaccine leaves people vulnerable to new Covid variants warns new study

The situation in India is at crisis point, with hospitals across the country overwhelmed with admissions and oxygen supplies scarce. The rapid escalation is thought to be driven by two coronavirus variants spreading rampantly in the country – the B117 variant first detected in the UK and the new B1617 variant, first detected in India.… Read More »

Teachers union power, not rate of COVID transmission, determines whether schools are open for instruction, study finds

Teachers unions have often demanded lower community spreads of the coronavirus before they are willing to return teachers to the classroom. For example, before United Teachers Los Angeles will agree to in-person learning, it has demanded that Los Angeles County have a daily rate of COVID-19 cases no higher than 10 per 100,000 population. But… Read More »

Study Sheds Light on Menstruation Around the World

On November 14, 2020, the Apple Women’s Health Study celebrated its first anniversary. Conducted in partnership with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), the study aims to identify the demographic and lifestyle factors that influence reproductive health in women of all ages and races.… Read More »

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases Risk Near You Who Can Get Vaccinated? Vaccine Rollout Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Why It Pays to Think Outside the Box on Coronavirus Tests Universities and other institutions looking to protect themselves from Covid-19 may benefit from sharing… Read More »