Health

U.S. COVID deaths top 600,000 amid growing concern about…

More than 600,000 deaths have been reported in the United States from COVID-19, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, marking a grim...
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Many Post-COVID Patients Are Experiencing New Medical Problems, Study…

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have sought medical care for post-COVID health problems that they had not been diagnosed with before becoming infected with...
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More evidence suggests COVID-19 was in US by Christmas…

NEW YORK (AP) — A new analysis of blood samples from 24,000 Americans taken early last year is the latest and largest study to...
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Distorted, Bizarre Food Smells Haunt COVID Survivors

Marcel Kuttab has been experiencing parosmia Ñ a distortion in the senses of smell and taste Ñ since contracting COVID-19 in March of 2020....
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3 COVID-19 vaccine doses can improve immunity in solid…

An extra boost of a vaccine may mean more protection for organ transplant recipients in their fight against COVID-19, a new study finds. Solid...
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COVID Delta variant represents 2-4% of French cases -minister…

PARIS (Reuters) – The Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus first found in India – which experts estimate to be more infectious than other...
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Was attempting Mount Everest worth the risk amid the…

Rumblings earlier this spring that COVID-19 had made it to base camp at Mount Everest prompted fears of the worst: an outbreak of the...
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Graph shows how US COVID-19 spikes track strongly with…

A coronavirus vaccine. Getty COVID-19 cases are falling where most people are vaccinated, and vice versa, The Washington Post found. Vaccination rates are lower...
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Israel is no longer requiring masks indoors

JERUSALEM — Israel is no longer requiring masks indoors, lifting one of its last coronavirus restrictions following a highly successful vaccination campaign. The restriction...
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