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Longer Diabetes Duration Links With Increased Heart Failure
Prospective data from nearly 24,000 people with diabetes showed that longer diabetes duration significantly linked with an increased heart failure incidence. Medscape Medical News
More Data Back Guillain-Barré Risk With Janssen COVID Shot
Observed cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome after receipt of the Janssen shot were two to three times greater than background rates within 3-6 weeks of vaccination, new US...
Physicians React: 'Incompetence in Medicine Has No Age Limit'
Can a 100-year-old doctor safely practice medicine? Should older doctors be subject to cognitive testing? Here's what your colleagues are saying. Medscape Medical News
At issue: Challenges of managing SCAD, which predominantly affects women
Spontaneous coronary artery dissection is a life-altering event that predominantly affects women, but there is little consensus about how to best diagnose and treat...
Structural analysis of Main Protease from delta and gamma coronaviruses
A team of US-based scientists has recently determined the inhibitor-bound crystal structures of the Main proteases of delta and gamma coronaviruses isolated from mammals.
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