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Vaccines bring optimism as COVID cases soar in South America

Fitness & Health: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — After a reprieve of months, confirmed cases of COVID-19 are surging in the…

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Cancer deaths in Black people drop; still higher than others

Fitness & Health: A new study says cancer deaths rates have steadily declined among Black people but remain higher than…

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Nearly 1 million COVID-19 deaths: A look at the US numbers

Fitness & Health: Doug Lambrecht was among the first of the nearly 1 million Americans to die from COVID-19. His…

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Study uncovers clues to rise in uterine cancer death rates

Fitness & Health: A new study has found clues about what’s driving an increase in uterine cancer deaths, particularly among…

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WHO: Nearly 15M deaths associated with COVID-19

Fitness & Health: The World Health Organization is estimating that nearly 15 million people were killed either by the coronavirus…

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With abortion in jeopardy, minority women have most to lose

Fitness & Health: JACKSON, Miss. — If you are Black or Hispanic in a conservative state that already limits access…

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UN: Obesity levels in Europe at ‘epidemic proportions’

Fitness & Health: The World Health Organization says the rates of people who are obese and overweight in Europe have…

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California’s population fell again amid pandemic’s 2nd year

Fitness & Health: Officials have announced that California’s population shrank in 2021 for the second year in a row By…

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California inmate overdoses plummet under drug program

Fitness & Health: SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The spiraling number of overdose deaths and hospitalizations among California prison inmates fell dramatically…

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Rates for measles, other vaccinations dip for kindergartners

Fitness & Health: The portion of U.S. children getting routine vaccinations required for kindergarten dipped slightly during the pandemic By…

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