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Black and Hispanic children are impacted more severely by coronavirus, research shows

Black and Hispanic children are impacted more severely by coronavirus, research shows

Black and Hispanic children are impacted more severely by coronavirus, with higher case rates, hospitalizations and virus-related complications, according to research released this week. These findings mirror similar reports across the nation of adults in minority communities being hit harder by Covid-19. A report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released Friday…MORE

Heart attack victims may be dying because of coronavirus fears, study finds

Heart attack victims may be dying because of coronavirus fears, study finds

Doctors may have been right to be concerned that people with heart problems were avoiding the ER due to Covid-19, according to a new study published Friday. It provides evidence that people have stayed away from the emergency room even with acute heart attack symptoms. And some may have died as a result. Researchers from…MORE

Coronavirus shutdown causes new risk at CDC: Legionnaire’s disease

Coronavirus shutdown causes new risk at CDC: Legionnaire’s disease

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it has closed several buildings it leases in Atlanta because Legionella bacteria have been found in their water systems — bacteria that likely grew because of the prolonged pandemic shutdown. It’s a problem that people across the country need to be on the lookout for, the…MORE

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