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Study of Coronavirus in Pregnant Women Finds Striking Racial Differences

Study of Coronavirus in Pregnant Women Finds Striking Racial Differences

Study of Coronavirus in Pregnant Women Finds Striking Racial Differences Study of Coronavirus in Pregnant Women Finds Striking Racial Differences Toxic and chronic stress, born out by decades of persistent racism, have also taken a toll on the health and well-being of Black, Hispanic and Latino people, Rachel Hardeman, a reproductive health equity researcher at the University of Minnesota who …

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Facebook’s Decisions Were ‘Setbacks for Civil Rights,’ Audit Finds

Facebook’s Decisions Were ‘Setbacks for Civil Rights,’ Audit Finds

Facebook’s Decisions Were ‘Setbacks for Civil Rights,’ Audit Finds Facebook’s Decisions Were ‘Setbacks for Civil Rights,’ Audit Finds On Tuesday, civil rights leaders met with Mr. Zuckerberg and Ms. Sandberg with 10 demands, including appointing a civil rights executive. But attendees said the Facebook executives did not agree to many of their requests and instead spouted “spin.” Mr. Zuckerberg said …

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Some Polynesians Carry Native American DNA, Study Finds

Some Polynesians Carry Native American DNA, Study Finds

Some Polynesians Carry Native American DNA, Study Finds Some Polynesians Carry Native American DNA, Study Finds About 3,000 years ago, people on the eastern edge of Asia began sailing east, crossing thousands of miles of ocean to reach uninhabited islands. Their descendants, some 2,000 years later, invented the double-hulled canoe to travel even farther east, reaching places like Hawaii and …

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DNA Linked to Covid-19 Was Inherited From Neanderthals, Study Finds

DNA Linked to Covid-19 Was Inherited From Neanderthals, Study Finds

DNA Linked to Covid-19 Was Inherited From Neanderthals, Study Finds DNA Linked to Covid-19 Was Inherited From Neanderthals, Study Finds A stretch of DNA linked to Covid-19 was passed down from Neanderthals 60,000 years ago, according to a new study. Scientists don’t yet know why this particular segment increases the risk of severe illness from the coronavirus. But the new …

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‘Intelligent’ or ‘Strong’: Study Finds Bias in Soccer Broadcasts

‘Intelligent’ or ‘Strong’: Study Finds Bias in Soccer Broadcasts

‘Intelligent’ or ‘Strong’: Study Finds Bias in Soccer Broadcasts ‘Intelligent’ or ‘Strong’: Study Finds Bias in Soccer Broadcasts MANCHESTER, England — For two weeks, the players of the Premier League have been taking a knee before games, demonstrating their support for the Black Lives Matter movement to millions of viewers across the world. Their peers in the Bundesliga had done …

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New Neolithic Finds Near Stonehenge Site

New Neolithic Finds Near Stonehenge Site

New Neolithic Finds Near Stonehenge Site New Neolithic Finds Near Stonehenge Site LONDON — A new archaeological discovery at the site of an ancient village near Stonehenge promises to offer significant clues about life more than 4,500 years ago in the Neolithic period, and could even “write a whole new chapter in the story” of the celebrated structure’s landscape, experts say. The …

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Mutation Allows Coronavirus to Infect More Cells, Study Finds. Scientists Urge Caution.

Mutation Allows Coronavirus to Infect More Cells, Study Finds. Scientists Urge Caution.

Mutation Allows Coronavirus to Infect More Cells, Study Finds. Scientists Urge Caution. Mutation Allows Coronavirus to Infect More Cells, Study Finds. Scientists Urge Caution. For months, scientists have debated why one genetic variation of the coronavirus became dominant in many parts of the world. Many scientists argue that the variation spread widely by chance, multiplying outward from explosive outbreaks in …

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New Study Finds Hydroxychloroquine Did Not Prevent Covid-19

New Study Finds Hydroxychloroquine Did Not Prevent Covid-19

New Study Finds Hydroxychloroquine Did Not Prevent Covid-19 New Study Finds Hydroxychloroquine Did Not Prevent Covid-19 About 88 percent had high-risk exposures. The participants, recruited online, ranged in age from 33 to 50, with a median age of 40. About half were women, and 66 percent of the total were health care workers. They were healthy and had no underlying …

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Embattled at Home, Trump Finds Himself Isolated Abroad, Too

Embattled at Home, Trump Finds Himself Isolated Abroad, Too

Embattled at Home, Trump Finds Himself Isolated Abroad, Too Embattled at Home, Trump Finds Himself Isolated Abroad, Too BRUSSELS — With American cities burning and the coronavirus still raging, killing more people than in any other country, President Trump also has growing problems overseas. He has never before been so isolated and ignored, even mocked. In Europe, after years of …

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More than one-third of school leavers unsure about attending university after coronavirus, research finds

More than one-third of school leavers unsure about attending university after coronavirus, research finds

More than one-third of school leavers unsure about attending university after coronavirus, research finds More than one-third of school leavers unsure about attending university after coronavirus, research finds Students are changing their education plans due to uncertainty around the current pandemic – with more than one-third wondering if it is worth going to university at all. A study of 1,000 …

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