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Breast Cancer Centers Urge Annual Scans, Counter to U.S. Guidelines

Breast Cancer Centers Urge Annual Scans, Counter to U.S. Guidelines

Breast Cancer Centers Urge Annual Scans, Counter to U.S. Guidelines Breast Cancer Centers Urge Annual Scans, Counter to U.S. Guidelines But some experts believe the panel overstated the harms of more frequent screenings. The appropriate schedule for screenings can vary from doctor to doctor, and patient to patient, and has become quite confusing. “Many women may not even be aware …

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The CDC’s Guidelines on Vaccinated Americans Traveling: Q&A

The CDC's Guidelines on Vaccinated Americans Traveling: Q&A

The CDC’s Guidelines on Vaccinated Americans Traveling: Q&A The CDC’s Guidelines on Vaccinated Americans Traveling: Q&A The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance for fully vaccinated Americans on Friday, saying that traveling both domestically and internationally was low risk. The long-awaited recommendations were issued by federal health officials after a series of studies found that vaccines administered …

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The C.D.C. needs to set air guidelines now for workplaces, scientists say.

The C.D.C. needs to set air guidelines now for workplaces, scientists say.

The C.D.C. needs to set air guidelines now for workplaces, scientists say. The C.D.C. needs to set air guidelines now for workplaces, scientists say. Scientists are urging the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to swiftly set standards to limit the airborne transmission of the coronavirus in high-risk settings like meatpacking plants and prisons. The push comes nearly a year …

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What You Need to Know About the CDC’s New School Guidelines

What You Need to Know About the CDC's New School Guidelines

What You Need to Know About the CDC’s New School Guidelines What You Need to Know About the CDC’s New School Guidelines In a move long awaited by educators, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new guidelines on Friday for how to operate schools safely during the pandemic. The recommendations, more detailed than those released by the agency …

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Schools need guidelines on improving ventilation in classrooms to reduce risk of Covid spread, scientists say

Schools need guidelines on improving ventilation in classrooms to reduce risk of Covid spread, scientists say

Schools need guidelines on improving ventilation in classrooms to reduce risk of Covid spread, scientists say Schools need guidelines on improving ventilation in classrooms to reduce risk of Covid spread, scientists say Schools urgently need guidelines on how to improve ventilation in classrooms to reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission, scientists have said. Improving air quality in classrooms should be …

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U.S. Diet Guidelines Sidestep Scientific Advice to Cut Sugar and Alcohol

U.S. Diet Guidelines Sidestep Scientific Advice to Cut Sugar and Alcohol

U.S. Diet Guidelines Sidestep Scientific Advice to Cut Sugar and Alcohol U.S. Diet Guidelines Sidestep Scientific Advice to Cut Sugar and Alcohol Rejecting the advice of its scientific advisers, the federal government has released new dietary recommendations that sound a familiar nutritional refrain, advising Americans to “make every bite count” while dismissing expert recommendations to sharply reduce consumption of sugar …

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Youth Sports After Covid-19: New Pediatric Guidelines

Youth Sports After Covid-19: New Pediatric Guidelines

Youth Sports After Covid-19: New Pediatric Guidelines Youth Sports After Covid-19: New Pediatric Guidelines Even those who were completely asymptomatic should increase activity gradually, and only after being screened, Dr. Briskin said, suggesting five stages of incremental progress toward full activity; the A.A.P. recommends a schedule for graduated return to play that was published in the British Journal of Sports …

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New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery

New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery

New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery New Guidelines Cover Opioid Use After Children’s Surgery Some adolescents may be particularly at risk for problems with opioids, especially those who have had substance use problems in the past, and those who have mental health problems. With patients at higher risk, Dr. Hadland said, such as those with anxiety or depression …

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E.U. Members to Adopt Travel Guidelines as Coronavirus Spreads

E.U. Members to Adopt Travel Guidelines as Coronavirus Spreads

E.U. Members to Adopt Travel Guidelines as Coronavirus Spreads E.U. Members to Adopt Travel Guidelines as Coronavirus Spreads BRUSSELS — European Union countries are expected to adopt guidelines next week aimed at coordinating their varying coronavirus travel measures, according to EU officials and diplomats involved in the talks. But the effort will stop well short of a harmonization of rules, …

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In Reversal, White House Approves Stricter Guidelines for Vaccine Makers

In Reversal, White House Approves Stricter Guidelines for Vaccine Makers

In Reversal, White House Approves Stricter Guidelines for Vaccine Makers In Reversal, White House Approves Stricter Guidelines for Vaccine Makers The Food and Drug Administration released new guidelines on Tuesday for coronavirus vaccine developers — a step that had been held up for two weeks by top White House officials. The guidelines make it highly unlikely that a vaccine could …

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