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Warmer temperatures lessen COVID-19 spread, but control measures still needed

Fitness & Health: New research shows transmission of the virus behind COVID-19 varies seasonally, but warmer conditions are not enough…

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Hospitalized individuals with active cancer more likely to die from COVID-19

Fitness & Health: New research indicates that patients hospitalized with active cancer were more likely to die from COVID-19 than…

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Vitamin D may not protect against COVID-19, as previously suggested

Fitness & Health: While previous research early in the pandemic suggested that vitamin D cuts the risk of contracting COVID-19,…

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Results of the COLCORONA study published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Fitness & Health: The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) announces that the COLCORONA study results are published today in The Lancet…

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Elucidating how the production of antibodies is regulated, one cell at a time

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Each circle represents a different cell. Different colors are cells with different characteristics. The proximity between the…

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Even among the insured, cost may delay follow up care for cancer survivors

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: (from left) Drs. Jie Chen, Steven S. Coughlin and Jorge E. Cortes view more  Credit: Augusta University…

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Older Canadians say they’re more willing to get the flu shot in the wake of COVID-19

Fitness & Health: The pandemic has increased older adults’ willingness to receive the flu shot, new research shows. The study…

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Real-world flight data shows continued need for social distancing

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Dr Anna Sigridur Islind and Dr Maria Oskarsdottir used real-world flight data to show that there is…

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Coronavirus testing made quick and easy

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: KAUST scientists have combined state-of-the-art bioelectronic hardware, materials science engineering and synthetic biology protein design to simplify…

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Harnessing next generation sequencing to detect SARS-CoV-2

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: 96-well plates view more  Credit: Peter Duchek Researchers at the Vienna BioCenter designed a testing protocol for…

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