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Age does not contribute to COVID-19 susceptibility

Development of symptoms, progression of the disease, and mortality are age-dependent

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Risk of dying from COVID-19 greater for men, unmarried and born in low and middle income countries

This part of the population is at a greater risk for covid-19

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Pregnant women with severe COVID-19 face additional risks and early delivery

Mild cases of COVID-19 do not appear to affect the health of pregnant women and their fetus, Rutgers study finds

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Certain pre-existing conditions may double, triple mortality risk for COVID-19

The researchers found that cardiovascular disease may double a patient's risk of dying from COVID-19

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Hospitalized COVID-19 patients are younger, healthier than influenza patients

Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 were more likely male and younger

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Urban air pollution may make COVID-19 more severe for some

 Long-term exposure to urban air pollution may have made COVID-19 more deadly

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Women in Japan try to change their culture

In Nagoya, an industrial city on the coast of Japan, Japanese women dress as Mexican Chicanas.

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Mask mandates shown to significantly reduce spread of COVID-19

Mask are associated with a 25 per cent or larger weekly reduction in COVID-19 cases

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How to Encourage the Participation of Young Women in Politics?

The absence of women political leaders on the world stage is highly visible.

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Has COVID-19 knocked us onto our backsides?

Kent State researchers study pandemic's effects on physical activity and sedentary behavior

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Nitric oxide a possible treatment for COVID-19

An effective way of treating the coronavirus behind the 2003 SARS epidemic also works on SARS-CoV-2 virus

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Face shields vs. face masks: Can they be alternatives or should they go together?

With COVID-19 still spreading throughout the community, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have recommended that people wear face coverings when in public

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Expert opinion: COVID-19 vaccine rollout unlikely before fall 2021

But many experts surveyed also believe vaccine development will take place at an accelerated rate

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High risk of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in patients with COVID-19

Systematic review of the worldwide published data on "Venous thromboembolism (VTE) in COVID-19 patients"