COVID-19 survey shows almost eight out of 10 adults are worried, bored, stressed, lonely or sad

The pandemic continues to take an emotional toll on people in Canada, with 77% of adults reporting negative emotions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest mental health survey by UBC researchers, in partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). The five most common emotional responses to the pandemic across Canada were “worried or anxious,” […]

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Khloe Kardashian Shows Off Toned Stomach After Photoshop Controversy

Peek-a-boo! Khloé Kardashian gave her followers a glimpse of her morning routine on Saturday, May 1, while wearing a blue sports bra and leggings. Khloe Kardashian’s Best Quotes About Raising Her Daughter True “Good morning, good morning and happy Saturday,” the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, 36, said in the Instagram Story video while making her coffee. “Gosh, I […]

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Study shows pancreatic cancer cells reverse to advance malignancy

A Ludwig Cancer Research study has identified a previously unrecognized mechanism by which cancer cells of a relatively benign subtype of pancreatic tumors methodically revert—or ‘de-differentiate’—to a progenitor, or immature, state of cellular development to spawn highly aggressive tumors that are capable of metastasis to the liver and lymph nodes. The study, led by Ludwig Lausanne’s Douglas Hanahan and published […]

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Social media ‘likes’ change the way we feel about our memories, new research shows

Memories are often considered very personal and private. Yet, in the past few years, people have got used to notifications from social media or phone galleries telling them they have a “memory.” These repackaged versions of the past affect not just what we remember but also the attachments we have with those memories. In a new study, we found social […]

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Second drug targeting KRASG12C shows benefit in mutated non-small-cell lung cancer

Clinical activity with a second drug inhibiting KRASG12C confirms its role as a therapeutic target in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring this mutation, according to results from a study with the KRASG12C inhibitor adagrasib reported at the European Lung Cancer Virtual Congress 2021. “As we strive to identify the oncogenic driver in more and more of our […]

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Covid Vaccine Hesitancy Drops Among All Americans, New Survey Shows

A new poll of attitudes toward covid vaccinations shows Americans are growing more enthusiastic about being vaccinated, with the most positive change in the past month occurring among Black Americans. About 55% of Black adults said they had been vaccinated or plan to be soon, up 14 percentage points from February, according to a poll released Tuesday by KFF. The […]

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New research shows substantially higher burden of COVID-19 compared to flu

In a paper published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, physician-researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) assessed the relative impact of COVID-19 on patients hospitalized with the viral infection in March and April 2020, versus patients hospitalized with influenza during the last five flu seasons at the medical center. Overall, the team demonstrated that COVID-19 cases resulted […]

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First-ever national survey shows the extent of South Africa’s tuberculosis problem

South Africa’s long-awaited tuberculosis (TB) prevalence survey results were recently released. This is the first national prevalence survey of its kind for TB in South Africa. TB prevalence surveys are difficult and expensive to do, and so are not carried out routinely, but have been done in many high burden countries following a World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendation in 2007. […]

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Novavax COVID-19 vaccine shows 96.4% efficacy, less protection against variants

Fox News Flash top headlines for March 12 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The Maryland-based biotech Novavax has announced its COVID-19 vaccine candidate has 96.4% efficacy against COVID-19 illness from the original strain, sliding to 86.3% against the U.K. variant and falling to 48.6% in South Africa amid circulation of another concerning coronavirus variant.  […]

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