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As a senior epidemiologist recently laid off from working at governmental health departments, all the attention to tech-sector layoffs makes me wistful (if not...

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    The spread of communicable diseases between people has a cascading impact on all of society. It is a function that should be durably & sustainably funded. The consequences are well known. But until politicians are punished for their neglect it won’t matter https://t.co/NSkzhExy1s - view on twitter

Learn why you no longer need proof of a positive COVID test to receive antivirals Paxlovid or Lagevrio, and why experts are divided on...

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    In this piece I am quoted about the inability to distinguish #COVID19 from other respiratory viruses clinically, hence the need for tests (which I think are best practice before prescribing Paxlovid) https://t.co/v9SopbQFVb - view on twitter

Overall 2-dose protection against Omicron-related hospitalization or death remained above 70% for at least 6...

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Avian flu strikes more US turkey farms - 1 week

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Commercial turkey farms in Iowa and Virginia were hit, affecting almost 40,000...

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    “Iowa's outbreak occurred at a turkey facility in Buena Vista County..marking the state's first outbreak of 2023, following 7 outbreaks at the state's turkey farms in December. In Virginia, the virus struck a turkey farm that has 10,600 birds” https://t.co/9YP5cbMvip - view on twitter

The deer was a 2-year-old doe harvested by a hunter in the northwestern part of the...

People who are vaccinated and have previously been infected with COVID-19 had a 97% reduced chance of severe COVID-19 infection year after their last...

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    “People who are vaccinated and have previously been infected with COVID-19 had a 97% reduced chance of severe COVID-19 infection 1 year after their last vaccination or infection” https://t.co/ThmZgJRkf3 - view on twitter

The fatalities, occurring disproportionately among Native American and Black women, were linked not just to medical complications but also to homicides and...

Despite PCR’s higher sensitivity, frequent testing with rapid antigen tests can top their performance, a study of pro soccer players...

Chronic spontaneous urticaria more frequent when compared with Pfizer’s mRNA...

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    “As a potential contributing mechanism warranting further investigations, our group previously showed that the Moderna vaccine had a greater association with positive skin and basophil activation tests results compared with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine” https://t.co/GG4hU1gIEY - view on twitter

“Stop using” EzriCare Artificial Tears, the CDC warned, after one person died and other people were blinded after they used the over-the-counter...