Face Masks and Carbon Dioxide

Face masks unlikely to cause over-exposure to CO2, even in patients with lung disease

New research contradict statements linking wearing face masks to carbon dioxide poisoning by trapping CO2

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COVID-19 infects majority of bad dreams -- study

Study applies artificial intelligence to analyze content of nightmares from more than 800 people during pandemic lockdown

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New genetic knowledge on the causes of severe COVID-19

A proportion of the most severe COVID-19 cases can be explained by genetic defects in the patients' immune system

Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg

Empathy and Communication: Key to Success in the Face of the Pandemic

The results with better management against COVID-19 show that in countries led by women, management has been much better.

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1 in 3 parents plan to skip flu shots for their kids during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19, just 1/3 parents' believing it's more important for children to get vaccinated this year

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Dealing with the global tsunami of mental health problems during and post COVID-19

The pandemic threatens to reverse years of global development, including in the countries that can least afford to start going backwards

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During pandemic, racism puts additional stress on Asian Americans

People of Asian ancestry face challenges by racism and xenophobia during the COVID-19 pandemic amidst rumors and blame placed on China

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Silk offers homemade solution for COVID-19 prevention

Biology study finds silk offers more protection than cotton or synthetics

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How do Americans view the virus? Anthropology professor examines attitudes of COVID

How Americans' attitudes and responses have changed during the time of the pandemic

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Most infants are well even when moms are infected by COVID-19

UCSF study shows reassuring initial findings for infant health

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COVID-19 screening of asymptomatic people could decrease infections, deaths

Low-cost, recurring screening of asymptomatic people could decrease COVID-19 infections and deaths and be cost-effective

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Belief in conspiracy theories is a barrier to controlling spread of COVID-19

Conspiracy beliefs predict resistance to COVID-19 vaccination and preventive behaviors, study finds

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COVID-19 and the decolonization of Indigenous public health

Indigenous communities in Canada have experienced lower rates of infection and lower death rates from COVID-19 than the general population

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As pandemic progressed, people's perceived risks went up

Individual's personal risk assessments were found to be linked to behavioral changes