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The Risks of Using Steroids for Respiratory Infections

The Risks of Using Steroids for Respiratory Infections

The Risks of Using Steroids for Respiratory Infections The Risks of Using Steroids for Respiratory Infections In an interview, Dr. Dvorin said that although steroids may make people euphoric, they can also “make some people feel pretty bad by causing anxiety, jitteriness and manic-like behavior.” In people with pre-existing psychosis, short-term steroid shots can trigger a psychotic episode, Dr. McCoul …

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Biden and His Economic Team Urge Quick Action on Stimulus as Risks Mount

Biden and His Economic Team Urge Quick Action on Stimulus as Risks Mount

Biden and His Economic Team Urge Quick Action on Stimulus as Risks Mount Biden and His Economic Team Urge Quick Action on Stimulus as Risks Mount Mr. Powell, who told lawmakers that the Fed would have preferred to keep those lending programs going while acknowledging that it was Mr. Mnuchin’s place to decide, painted a more dire picture of the …

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Powell and Mnuchin to Offer Starkly Different Views on Risks: Live Updates

Jerome Powell, the Fed chair, and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin in September. In prepared remarks, the Fed chair said a vaccine is a hopeful sign for the medium term, but the spike in infections creates reason to worry in the near-term.

Powell and Mnuchin to Offer Starkly Different Views on Risks: Live Updates Powell and Mnuchin to Offer Starkly Different Views on Risks: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Jerome Powell, the Fed chair, and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin in September. In prepared remarks, the Fed chair said a vaccine is a hopeful sign for the medium term, but …

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The Risks of Another Epidemic: Teenage Vaping

The Risks of Another Epidemic: Teenage Vaping

The Risks of Another Epidemic: Teenage Vaping The Risks of Another Epidemic: Teenage Vaping In a review published last December in the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, Dr. Rome and her co-author, Perry Dinardo, challenged the public perception that vaping is harmless, or “at least less harmful than cigarette smoking.” While it’s likely to be true that vaping may be …

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Does an Autoimmune Disorder Affect My Covid-19 Risks?

Does an Autoimmune Disorder Affect My Covid-19 Risks?

Does an Autoimmune Disorder Affect My Covid-19 Risks? Does an Autoimmune Disorder Affect My Covid-19 Risks? Q. I have an autoimmune condition, a variant of rheumatoid arthritis, and recently started medications to suppress my immune response. Am I at increased risk of getting sick and dying from Covid-19? A. Autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis or lupus occur when the …

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Economic Risks Are High as Chances for Quick Stimulus Narrow

Economic Risks Are High as Chances for Quick Stimulus Narrow

Economic Risks Are High as Chances for Quick Stimulus Narrow Economic Risks Are High as Chances for Quick Stimulus Narrow WASHINGTON — Two of the world’s most powerful central bankers said on Thursday that economic risks from the coronavirus remain high, and they cautioned against putting too much faith in a quick fix from a vaccine, delivering a sober message …

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Pregnant Women Face Increased Risks From Covid

Pregnant Women Face Increased Risks From Covid

Pregnant Women Face Increased Risks From Covid Pregnant Women Face Increased Risks From Covid U.S. health officials on Monday added pregnancy to the list of conditions that put people with Covid-19 at increased risk of developing severe illness, including a heightened risk of death. While most pregnant women infected with the coronavirus have not become severely ill, the new caution …

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GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns

Unions have warned 'time is running out' to plan for next year's GCSE and A-level exams

GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns A leading education body has warned about the “potential public health risks” of going ahead with exam resits next month amid the current coronavirus climate. “We have serious concerns about the potential public health risks this …

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Does Cancer Chemotherapy Increase My Covid Risks?

Does Cancer Chemotherapy Increase My Covid Risks?

Does Cancer Chemotherapy Increase My Covid Risks? Does Cancer Chemotherapy Increase My Covid Risks? Q. I have cancer and am being treated with chemotherapy. Am I at increased risk of getting sick and dying from Covid-19? A. People with cancer, and particularly those with leukemia, seem to have a higher death rate from Covid-19 than the general population, though cancer …

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Duterte warns he’ll intercede if House squabble risks budget Philippines President AP House of Representatives Budget

Philippines Duterte Congress Row

Duterte warns he’ll intercede if House squabble risks budget Philippines President AP House of Representatives Budget Duterte warns he’ll intercede if House squabble risks budget Philippines President AP House of Representatives Budget The Philippine president warned Thursday he will intercede and resolve a leadership row in the House of Representatives if the impasse threatens to stall the passage of next …

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