• HCWs of Color Twice as Likely as Whites to Get COVID-19

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    The study further highlights the problem of structural racism, this time reflected in the front-line roles and personal protective equipment provided to people of color.
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  • Finding the Will to Live; More Evidence for HPV Vax; Relearning How to Talk

    Finding the Will to Live; More Evidence for HPV Vax; Relearning How to Talk

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Finding a way to reconnect with family during COVID-19 restrictions helped a seriously ill patient regain his will to live.
    In a bid to become the world leader in cancer care solutions, Germany-based Siemens...
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  • Portland families living east of 82nd Avenue are more likely to catch coronavirus

    Portland families living east of 82nd Avenue are more likely to catch coronavirus

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    ZIP code 97233, located in Gresham east of 82nd Avenue, currently has a case rate of 115.7 per 10,000 people, compared to ZIP code 97201, which has a rate of 21.5 COVID-19 cases per 10,000.
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  • Could gum disease make coronavirus more deadly?

    Could gum disease make coronavirus more deadly?

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers in California and Brazil say that COVID-19 patients with high levels of interleukin-6 , that suggests someone has. gum disease were far more likely to need ventilators to stay alive.
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  • Nine teams awarded UTHSC/UofM CORNET grant for COVID-19 research

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Nine research teams are awardees of the 2020 University of Tennessee Health Science Center/University of Memphis SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Research CORNET grants.
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  • Health care workers of color nearly twice as likely as whites to get COVID-19

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Health care workers of color were more likely to care for patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, more likely to report using inadequate or reused protective gear, and nearly twice as likely as white colleagues to test positive for the coronavirus, a new study from Harvard Medical School researchers found.
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