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Hot or cold, weather alone has no significant effect on COVID-19 spread

At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, there were high hopes that hot summer temperatures could reduce its spread

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How people would choose who gets scarce COVID-19 treatment

Young, most likely to survive are favored, global study finds

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Some COVID-19 "long haulers" experience lasting skin problems

A research team evaluated almost 1,000 cases of patients with skin manifestations of COVID-19

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The Lancet Infectious Diseases: Key challenges for assessing clinical efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines

It is important that standardized, quantifiable endpoints are applied to clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines

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Remdesivir for COVID-19: FDA approved but still unproven

Researchers say effective public health strategies are more urgently needed

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The Importance of Minority Communities for Political Parties

Black women's communities have become the fundamental voting bloc of the Democratic Party in the United States.

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A disinfection system that could neutralize COVID-19 in a few minutes is developed

The system uses atmospheric plasma to disinfect spaces and surfaces and neutralises almost all airborne bacteria and viruses

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Is it okay for governments to create media observatories?

The controversial initiative of the Argentine NODIO leads to a debate on the extent to which states should evaluate the opinions of governments

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COVID-19 anxiety linked to body image issues

Study finds association between stress and anxiety, and negative body image

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Homosexuals and the Catholic Church: the story of a historical rejection

Pope Francis endorsed the civil union between people of the same sex. Given this, we decided to find out the bases of this conflict

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Analyzing web searches can help experts predict, respond to COVID-19 hot spots

The value of analyzing Google web searches for keywords related to COVID-19

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COVID-19 infection may be part of a 'perfect storm' for Parkinson's disease

There's people developing Parkinson's-like symptoms in the weeks following infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19

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Study helps explain declines in death rates from COVID-19

After New York became the epicenter for the pandemic with tens of thousands dying from COVID-19, it was expected that the infection would remain as deadly

Doctor administering a vaccine to a patient.

Efficacy, politics influence public trust in COVID-19 vaccine

La aceptación de la vacuna aumenta si su efectividad aumenta al 90%