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Coronavirus: slight link between blood type O, lower infection risk - Business Insider - Business Insider

People with type O blood may have a slight advantage when it comes to coronavirus risk, but scientists warn not to think of it as protection.

health - Business Insider
4:25pm PDT - July 15th, 2020

How to speed up medical breakthroughs in the post-COVID world - Fortune

Commentary: Rapid progress on the coronavirus vaccine offers hope that the development and approval of all drugs can be sped up.

health - Fortune
4:00pm PDT - July 15th, 2020

Missouri study finds masks likely prevented stylists from passing on coronavirus to 139 clients | TheHill - The Hill

A mask policy at a Missouri salon likely helped prevent a pair of stylists who contracted the nov...

health - The Hill
3:04pm PDT - July 15th, 2020

Teenage boy dies from bubonic plague after eating marmot - CNN

A 15-year-old boy has died from bubonic plague in western Mongolia, according to government health officials.

health - CNN
8:33am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Bubonic plague cases found in China. Should we be scared? - Times of India

The second suspected case involves a 15-year-old, who reportedly had been in contact with a marmot hunted by a dog. Here is all you need to know about this infectious disease.

health - The Times of India
8:30am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Coronavirus: No new deaths recorded in Northern Ireland - The Irish Times

Only one fatality from Covid-19 has been reported in the North in the past 10 days

health - The Irish Times
7:31am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Over 224,000 COVID-19 deaths forecast in US by November 1, says University of Washington's IHME - Reuters India

A newly revised University of Washington model projects the U.S. death toll from COVID-19 will climb to just above 224,000 by Nov. 1, up 16,000 from a prior forecast, due to rising infections and hospitalizations in many states.

health - Reuters
6:10am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Coronavirus: Postcodes show NI Covid deaths disparity - BBC News

The BT4 postcode has recorded 36 deaths, with deprivation cited as a possible factor.

health - BBC News
4:58am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Squirrel in Colorado tests positive for the bubonic plague - CBS News

The news comes about one week after officials in China announced​ a suspected bubonic plague case.

health - CBS News
3:37am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Tamil Nadu to launch trial to study efficacy of BCG vaccine in the elderly - The Hindu

The study will focus on the vaccine’s potential in reducing morbidity due to COVID-19, preventing hospitalisation, and reducing mortality

health - The Hindu
2:26am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Moderna vaccine produces Covid antibodies in early trial - The Irish Times

Results in peer-reviewed journal show no safety issues with vaccine candidate

health - The Irish Times
12:23am PDT - July 15th, 2020

First COVID-19 vaccine tested in US poised for final testing - The Associated Press

The first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people’s immune systems just the way scientists had hoped, researchers reported Tuesday -- as the shots are poised to begin key final...

health - Associated Press
11:48pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Coronavirus: R number 'lower than thought' before lockdown eased in England - BBC News

A study of 120,000 volunteers in England also suggests those aged 18 to 24 were more likely to test positive.

health - BBC News
11:29pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Moderna Covid-19 vaccine has positive Phase 1 results - RTE.ie

Moderna Inc's experimental vaccine for the novel coronavirus showed it was safe and provoked immune responses in all 45 healthy volunteers in an early-stage study, US researchers have reported.

health - RTE
10:15pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Profile of a killer: Unraveling the deadly new coronavirus - Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — What is this enemy? Seven months after the first patients were hospitalized in China battling an infection doctors had never seen before, the world’s scientists and citizens...

health - Associated Press
10:02pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Moderna Phase 1 results show coronavirus vaccine safe, induces immune response - Times of India

Moderna was the first to start human testing of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus on March 16, 66 days after the

health - The Times of India
8:47pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague in Colorado, health officials warn - CNN

A squirrel in Colorado has tested positive for the bubonic plague.

health - CNN
3:57pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine researchers draw on knowledge from history's 'huge disasters' and success stories - ABC News

A post-coronavirus world depends on a vaccine. Without it, there's no returning to "normal life" anytime soon. What can the failures and successes of past vaccine research tell us about the challenges ahead?

health - ABC News (AU)
2:00pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

India fast-tracking processes to develop Covid-19 vaccine: ICMR - Times of India

India News: India is among many other countries like Russia, China, US and UK fast-tracking processes to develop a vaccine for Covid-19, the Indian Council of Med

health - The Times of India
11:15am PDT - July 14th, 2020

Gen X faces more years of ill health than baby boomers, study suggests - CNN

People in their 40s and 50s are in worse physical shape than people in their 60s and early 70s were at the same age, a new study found. The analysis of 135,000 people in England suggested while Gen X is living longer, their lives aren't necessarily healthier.

health - CNN
10:12am PDT - July 14th, 2020

UK COVID-19 deaths from confirmed cases rise by 138 to 44,968 - Reuters India

The United Kingdom's death toll from confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose to 44,968, up 138 on the previous day, the government said on Tuesday.

health - Reuters
10:04am PDT - July 14th, 2020

Coronavirus cases soar by more than 1 million over 5 days - CNN

Coronavirus cases soared by more than a million globally in just five days as the numbers continue to accelerate from week to week, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University.

health - CNN
5:29am PDT - July 14th, 2020

Canada's Medicago begins human trials of plant-based COVID-19 vaccine - Reuters India

Medicago said on Tuesday it has begun testing its plant-based coronavirus vaccine in an early-stage clinical trial as the Canadian company, backed by tobacco company Phillip Morris, races against larger drugmakers to develop a treatment option to battle the C…

health - Reuters
5:08am PDT - July 14th, 2020

‘I'm never voting Tory again’: Conservative activists destroy membership cards over mandatory mask wearing - The Independent

But public and scientists support measure to stop spread of coronavirus

health - Independent
4:16am PDT - July 14th, 2020

RT @scottbix: Florida authorities reported 524 health-code violations at Doral from 2013 to 2018, including “20-25 live roaches… on the wal…

Progressive Patriots (@FDTProgressive)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @UnitedDoberman: Vick here. I'm blue - literally & figuratively. My mom had something called health issues & couldn't keep me anymore.…

kohlreinhold (@kohlreinhold)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @scottbix: Florida authorities reported 524 health-code violations at Doral from 2013 to 2018, including “20-25 live roaches… on the wal…

Mr. Meyer (@MeyerForEnglish)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

abby (@abbyoldyellow)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Afobos: I became a #Vegetarian 4 years ago due to my love of animals. As a bonus my health has improved and I've never felt better! Con…

MaxGrande (@MaxGrande11)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MSUnews: With a $3.3M grant from @NIH, #MSU is partnering with the @CityofDetroit and @audubonsociety to improve the health of #Detroit

Science Around Michigan (@sciencemi)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @YAAS_America: Watch @RandPaul dismantle Sen. Bernie Sanders' claim that we all have a "right" to free health care. "Our founding docum…

Mark Dennis ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@MarkDen61702392)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @t_angsty: me partaking in activities that are definitely detrimental to my mental health: https://t.co/LO6BRFX8oH

RT @t_angsty: me partaking in activities that are definitely detrimental to my mental health: https://t.co/LO6BRFX8oH

Spencer (@SpencerTheobald)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DrDooleyMD: Today was tough. Two diabetics couldn’t afford their medications. Had to tell someone they have Hep C & prostate cancer…

Vladdy is my Daddy (@TweetwoodMac_)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @JoeBiden: This ad wasn’t easy for me to record.

Health care is personal to me. Deeply personal. https://t.co/a8UNsnkLhI

RT @JoeBiden: This ad wasn’t easy for me to record. Health care is personal to me. Deeply personal. https://t.co/a8UNsnkLhI

Deborahann829@gmail.com (@Deborahann829g1)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

University Experts Find Green Space Is Good for Mental Health https://t.co/p8wpW5thBi

أحمد السعدي (@Ahmed_Hashil)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

( ▭-▭) (@lolansss)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

A new @MIT study suggests that mindfulness can improve mental health and academic performance in middle school students. https://t.co/KskytULExE

Eluna (@elunanetwork)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @fainfain2: Mental health awareness https://t.co/fm0pZ1MRGa

RT @fainfain2: Mental health awareness https://t.co/fm0pZ1MRGa

Muhammad Ahmar (@Unbeatable_24)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
The number of people aged 75+ will double from 14.1M to 28.2M in 20 years. Assisted living can save costs, improve health outcomes & address housing instability. Learn how during the ABC’s of Affordable Assisted Living panel, happening now at #HCBS2019! https://t.co/q0F98M8lrv

The number of people aged 75+ will double from 14.1M to 28.2M in 20 years. Assisted living can save costs, improve health outcomes & address housing instability. Learn how during the ABC’s of Affordable Assisted Living panel, happening now at #HCBS2019! https://t.co/q0F98M8lrv

Claudia Schlosberg (@ClaudiaSchlosb1)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Are you getting enough vitamin D in your diet? Learn why and how this vitamin benefits the body in this article by RD Jemma Besson. https://t.co/ZgiaBI2tdU #vitaminD #sunshinevitamin #calcium #immunesystem

YouAreUNLTD (@YOUAREUNLTD)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @marklittle2: I only started boxing because I was 24 stone & was told by my Doctor I had to lose weight for my health. I used to go do…

Billy Bonds (@billybondswhu)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @matthaig1: Piers Morgan calling people a snowflake when he gets loudly offended by mental health campaigners, Meghan Markle, vegan saus…

Martin C (@Cinemaniacx)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @samstein: As Trump pitches Doral as the site for the next G7, a little note about the resorts horrifying roach situation https://t.co/O…

Joe Albanese (@AlbaneseJoe)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

US discards 3,500 donated kidneys annually. (CNN) Story: https://t.co/YVjtHtJ2GF

DailySource (@DailySourceNews)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

US discards 3,500 donated kidneys annually. (CNN) Story: https://t.co/Cko8vMiTqZ

DailySource (@DailySource)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @bursterasure: seteth: Good morning class. It is time for sexual health education. First off, a two hour sermon on why masturbation is a…

Great ⚡ Spear (@GreatlightningS)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MarvelHlungwani: The Minister of Health and SMU's Chancellor, Dr Zweli Mkhize, early this year while on the ANC's campaign trail toward…

Abraham mutai (@kimutaiabraham5)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

Manic pixie nightmare goblin (@tomtekatt)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Liz_Llorente: The president claims to have told the VA to order a ketamine nasal spray to address suicide among veterans. The drug has…

Rosalba cofer (@RosalbaCofer)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MinofHealthUG: Minister for State for Health for Primary Health Care,Dr Joyce Moriku Kaducu with support from Rotarian Malaria Partners…

Okwir Walter Martin (@OkwirWMartin)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Diddy: I HAVE DECIDED TO BE HAPPY BECAUSE IT IS GOOD FOR MY HEALTH!!!!!!

(@prollycarley)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @marybuckley549: Would think most parents are delighted their children can be vaccinated against one form of cancer. However there's sa…

Hugh Barnard (@hughbarnard)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Hazeefafatimah: A silent Msg To Balochistan Government Balochistan need Cancer hospital Balochistan need Health management Balochistan…

Sikander Asif (@SikanderAsif11)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @RobertKennedyJr: #Water fluoridation has been hailed by @CDCgov as one of the top 10 great public health achievements of the 20th centu…

Janette Robb (@wrinklyrebel)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DrKristieLeong: #Hemp #seeds are a surprisingly good source of #zinc, important for wound healing, immune #health, & fertility. 3 table…

Longevity Dynamics (@LongevityDynam1)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019
I appreciate @apbp for inviting the Panelists on Centering the Black Experience in Active Transportation to share their insights on public health, economics, and relationships to government and community #APBP2019 https://t.co/lag2BV2o0Y

I appreciate @apbp for inviting the Panelists on Centering the Black Experience in Active Transportation to share their insights on public health, economics, and relationships to government and community #APBP2019 https://t.co/lag2BV2o0Y

Peter Koonce (@pkoonce)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Spikes in handgun purchases after high-profile events linked to more firearm injuries https://t.co/KkHuRfHHnt

David Wescott (@dwescott1)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @isaixhh: Man setting my own morning rituals has helped my mental health tremendously

kat (@kuidesserts)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DanielKellyTRT: Gluten can affect the blood-brain barrier and also negatively impact gut health. Therefore, if you struggle with brain…

æ (@Ql0ZXpIIgHgEe8i)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @matthaig1: Piers Morgan calling people a snowflake when he gets loudly offended by mental health campaigners, Meghan Markle, vegan saus…

GEEKchocolate (@GeekChocolate)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @AnthonyCFO: Way to go! "Olivia Pope of Health IT" Tell us about a #scandal. #policy #compliance #security #hipaa #womeninbiz #women #te

MASSIMO FERRO (@MASSIMOFERRO19)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @UKCPH: Congratulations to Dr. Angela Dearinger, MPH alumna @UKCPH and new Commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health! h…

Pub Health Monitor (@monitor_PH)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @queen_ellie18: Don't be afraid to cut people out of your life who aren't spiritually encouraging. JW or not, your mental health and rel…

Mandisa (@kronty_)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @manuelasurgeon: Appointments now available on a Friday at Flint clinic. Please contact us for a free confidential telephone consultatio…

#chestertweets (@chestertweetsuk)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019