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ER visits for non-Covid emergencies have dropped 42% during the pandemic, CDC says The CDC warns that some people may be putting off getting emergency care for serious health conditions during the coronavirus pandemic -- and fewer visits for critical conditions could result in complications or even death. | 8 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Teen pleads guilty to robbery in death of Barnard College freshman A 14-year-old pleaded guilty to robbery Wednesday in connection with the fatal stabbing of Barnard College freshman Tessa Majors in 2019.
United Press International | 8 hours, 32 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Genes May Leave Some People More Vulnerable to Severe Covid-19 Geneticists have turned up intriguing links between DNA and the disease. Patients with Type A blood, for example, seem to be at greater risk.
New York Times | 8 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Packed protests raise concerns over increase of coronavirus infections Health officials are concerned over the wave of mass protests across the country during the pandemic. A new study found there's a 17% chance of transmitting the coronavirus without a face mask compared with 3% when wearing a face mask. Carter Evans takes
CBS News | 8 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
George Floyd protests: Barack Obama calls on US cities to reform police in online broadcast Read full story for latest details. | 9 hours, 1 minute ago | comment? | recommend
Stalled vaccine programmes 'put children's lives at risk' Disruption to immunisation campaigns caused by Covid-19 could lead to many preventable deaths.
BBC News | 9 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Hydroxychloroquine taken by Trump does not prevent people from contracting coronavirus A new study from the University of Minnesota of 107 people who fell ill after being exposed to someone with coronavirus, 47 were given hydroxychloroquine and 56 were given a placebo.
Mail Online | 9 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Donald Trump is a threat to the Constitution, saysformer US defence secretary James Mattis Read full story for latest details. | 9 hours, 22 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Emergency room visits plummeted 42% amid the coronavirus pandemic, CDC report reveals About 2.1 million emergency room visits took place between March 31 and April 27 in 2019, which fell by 42% to about 1.2 million visits between March 29 and April 25 in 2020.
Mail Online | 9 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The cost of giving birth in each state Depending on where you live, the price of childbirth varies wildly.
CBS News | 9 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend