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Coronavirus Fears Kept Many Essential Workers at Home in April: Study

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Many more American workers caring for children, the sick or aged, as well as bus drivers, subway workers and those involved in food production took time off work in April -- probably due to fears of contracting COVID-19, a new governme...

AHA News: Where Do New Viruses Like the Coronavirus Come From?

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (American Heart Association News) -- Factors smaller than a cell and as large as the planet are at play when a virus leaps from an animal to a human. The question of how that happened with SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19, is crucial for ...

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In Many Cases, Hip Replacement Also Eases Back Pain

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- If you have a bad hip and lower back pain, a new study suggests that hip replacement surgery may solve both issues at once. Researchers at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City focused on 500 patients who underwent hip...

5 Years, No Fatal ODs: Study Finds 'Safe Injection Sites' Can Save Lives

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Safe injection sites for users of illicit drugs such as heroin: They've been tried and legalized in countries such as Canada and the Netherlands, and a new study suggests they might save American lives, too. In the study, publishe...

Blood Test May Reveal Concussion Severity With Accuracy of Spinal Tap

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- A simple blood test may predict the severity of a concussion as accurately as an invasive spinal tap, researchers report. They focused on a biomarker called neurofilament light chain. This nerve protein can be detected in the bloo...

'Broken Heart Syndrome' Has Risen During Pandemic: Study

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THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors at one Ohio hospital system have discovered yet another possible consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic: More cases of "broken heart syndrome." The condition -- which doctors call stress cardiomyopathy -- appears similar to ...

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