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Apr 30, 2021

Heat Waves Topping 132 Degrees F Likely in Middle East Without Action on Climate Change

The Middle East and North Africa are already among the hottest spots on the planet, but new research warns that if nothing is done to slow climate change there will be life-threatening heat waves with ..

Apr 30, 2021

Researchers Seek Antiviral Pill That Would Ease COVID Severity

COVID-19 research efforts must now shift toward the development of a pill that can prevent serious illness in the recently infected, experts say. "We need a pill that can keep people out of the hospi ..

Apr 30, 2021

Young, Immune-Compromised Patients Are Hotspots for Coronavirus Mutations: Study

COVID-19 infections may last longer in young people with weakened immune systems, and that extended period could lead to more mutations in SARS-CoV-2, according to the authors of a new case study. Th ..

Apr 30, 2021

1 in 5 Patients on Kidney Dialysis Say No to COVID-19 Vaccine: Study

About 20% of Americans on kidney dialysis are reluctant to get a COVID-19 shot, according to a new study. Kidney failure patients on dialysis are at increased risk for COVID-related complications tha ..

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Acid Reflux (GERD) Risk Assessment

Most people get an occasional bout of heartburn—that burning feeling in the chest about a half...
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Pain Quiz

What's the most sensitive part of your body? Are women less sensitive to pain than men? Does e...