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Metformin Treatment Again Linked to Fewer Deaths From COVID-19

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Medscape - The latest of several studies, this time in a very diverse population, shows a striking threefold reduction in deaths from COVID-19 in those taking...

COVID-19 in Pregnancy: Finally, Some Hard Data

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Medscape - COVID-19 has shown significant effects in pregnancy, and those risks must be taken into account when considering whether to advise vaccination for pregnant women,...

UK COVID-19 Update: Infections Still Rising? 1 in 4 Doctors Sought Mental Health Help

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Medscape - These are the UK coronavirus stories you need to know about...

ACEIs, ARBs Safe to Continue in COVID-19: Trial Published

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Medscape - The BRACE-CORONA trial showed no difference in major outcomes for those continuing and those discontinuing these common blood pressure...

COVID-19 Symptoms Persist Months After Acute Infection

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Medscape - Three quarters of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 were still experiencing at least one symptom of the infection 6 months after being discharged, according to...

CDC: Gap Between Vaccine Doses Could Be 6 Weeks

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Medscape - The CDC has updated its guidance on how long people can wait between the first and second doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19...

  • New CDC guidance on wait time between 1st and 2nd dose of Pfizer & Moderna COVID-19 vaccines now says people can wait up to 6 weeks. https://t.co/dVZmWFEh64 #COVIDVaccine

Conjunctival Melanoma May Be Attributed to UV Radiation

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Medscape - According to a new study published in Nature Communications, exposure to ultraviolet radiation can lead to a rare type of eye cancer called conjunctival...

Surprise Medical Billing May Eliminate Restrictive Networks

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Medscape - The surprise medical billing act, or “No Surprises Act,” was a bipartisan congressional agreement, which means it is likely to “stick” no matter the...

Air Pollution Linked to Acute Increase in MI Mortality

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Medscape - In a new study, short-term exposure to ambient air pollution, specifically large and small particulate matter, and nitrogen dioxide was tied to an increased...

Men More Likely to Be Infected With SARS-CoV-2, Have Worse Outcomes

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Medscape - Men appear to be more susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection, and to have worse outcomes across all adult age groups, a new study...