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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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Study Suggests Coronavirus Emerged In Spain Much Earlier Than Thought

Study Suggests Coronavirus Emerged In Spain Much Earlier Than Thought

Study Suggests Coronavirus Emerged In Spain Much Earlier Than Thought Study Suggests Coronavirus Emerged In Spain Much Earlier Than Thought In a study not yet published in a journal, scientists have reported that the new coronavirus was present in wastewater in Barcelona, Spain in March 2019, a finding that, if confirmed, would show that the pathogen had emerged much earlier …

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Study Raises Concerns for Pregnant Women With the Coronavirus

Study Raises Concerns for Pregnant Women With the Coronavirus

Study Raises Concerns for Pregnant Women With the Coronavirus Study Raises Concerns for Pregnant Women With the Coronavirus Pregnant women infected with the coronavirus are more likely to be hospitalized, admitted to an intensive care unit and put on a ventilator than are infected women who are not pregnant, according to a new government analysis. Pregnant women are known to …

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Scientists Take Aim at Another Coronavirus Study in a Major Journal

Scientists Take Aim at Another Coronavirus Study in a Major Journal

Scientists Take Aim at Another Coronavirus Study in a Major Journal Scientists Take Aim at Another Coronavirus Study in a Major Journal A group of leading scientists is calling on a journal to retract a paper on the effectiveness of masks, saying the study has “egregious errors” and contains numerous “verifiably false” statements. The scientists wrote a letter to the …

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Coronavirus Study: 1 in 5 People Worldwide at Risk

Coronavirus Study: 1 in 5 People Worldwide at Risk

Coronavirus Study: 1 in 5 People Worldwide at Risk Coronavirus Study: 1 in 5 People Worldwide at Risk In just six months, nearly 8 million people worldwide have been stricken with confirmed cases of Covid-19, and at least 434,000 have died. But those deaths have not been distributed evenly; among the most vulnerable are people with underlying health conditions, such …

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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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First-Time Gun Owners at Risk for Suicide, Major Study Confirms

First-Time Gun Owners at Risk for Suicide, Major Study Confirms

First-Time Gun Owners at Risk for Suicide, Major Study Confirms First-Time Gun Owners at Risk for Suicide, Major Study Confirms By linking gun purchases to the voter registry and suicide data, the team was able to track individuals over time, from October 2004 to December 2016. The researchers checked gun purchases back to 1985 to make sure that individuals 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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Scientists Question Medical Data Used in Second Coronavirus Study

Scientists Question Medical Data Used in Second Coronavirus Study

Scientists Question Medical Data Used in Second Coronavirus Study Scientists Question Medical Data Used in Second Coronavirus Study Scientists who raised questions about a study in The Lancet on the use of antimalarial drugs in coronavirus patients have objected to another paper about blood pressure medicines in the New England Journal of Medicine, which was published by some of the …

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