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Earlier diabetes tests recommended for overweight US adults

Fitness & Health: Updated diabetes guidance says overweight and obese Americans should start getting screened earlier, at age 35 instead…

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Taiwan’s president receives domestically developed vaccine

Fitness & Health: Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has received her first dose of the island’s domestically developed coronavirus vaccine on…

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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s COVID claim denounced as racist

Fitness & Health: AUSTIN, Texas — Texas’ lieutenant governor blamed rising hospitalization and death rates from COVID-19 on unvaccinated Black…

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Shots give COVID-19 survivors big immune boost, studies show

Fitness & Health: Even people who have recovered from COVID-19 are urged to get vaccinated, especially as the extra-contagious delta…

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Russia OKs testing combination of Sputnik, AstraZeneca shots

Fitness & Health: Russia’s health officials have given a go-ahead to testing a combination of the AstraZeneca coronavirus shot and…

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Moderna expanding kids vaccine study to better assess safety

Fitness & Health: Moderna plans to expand the size of its COVID-19 vaccine study in younger children to better detect…

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Never too late: Cancer centers push patients to quit smoking

Fitness & Health: When cancer patients stop smoking, they heal faster, experience fewer side effects from treatment and lower their…

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Vaccine maker BioNTech to use mRNA tech to target malaria

Fitness & Health: Pharmaceutical company BioNTech says it wants to use the mRNA technology behind its coronavirus vaccine to target…

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Researchers: Virus surge a ‘raging forest fire’ in Arkansas

Fitness & Health: Public health researchers are calling the rapid rise in coronavirus cases in Arkansas a raging forest fire,…

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Taiwan’s push to shortcut vaccine approval sparks debate

Fitness & Health: TAIPEI, Taiwan — At the end of May, Chen Pei-jer, a member of an expert committee in…

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