• Cyber school is a marker of youth with high-risk diabetes

    12 days ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted child health negatively in the past year, including significant effects on child education and development. School systems have transitioned to remote learning strategies with varying success for individual students. Concerns exist that online school may exacerbate disparities for youth in families with less technical capabilities and parental support. In a timely report, March et al from the University of Pittsburgh explore the health characteristics of youth with diabetes in cyber school compared with peers with diabetes in traditional brick-and-mortar...
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  • The US is eyeing off an unlikely economic boom

    12 days ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    The US economy remains mired in a pandemic winter of shuttered storefronts and high unemployment. But on Wall Street and in Washington, attention is shifting to an intriguing prospect: a post-COVID boom.
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  • House Hearing: To Get COVID Vax Confidence, Be Both 'Fast and Fair'

    House Hearing: To Get COVID Vax Confidence, Be Both 'Fast and Fair'

    12 days ago - By MedPageToday

    Public health scientists and officials shared information about ways to increase uptake of COVID-19 vaccines and reduce vaccine hesitancy, during a hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology on Friday. The...
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  • US COVID-19 Hospitalizations Drop to November Levels

    12 days ago - By Medscape

    Hospitalizations peaked on January 6 with more than 132,000 patients and have fallen for 40 days in a row since mid-January.
    WebMD Health News
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  • Adverse Mental Health Symptoms Related to COVID-19 Remained High 6 Months Into Pandemic

    12 days ago - By Medscape

    As of September 2020, the prevalence of adverse mental health symptoms remained high among Americans, a new survey finds.
    Reuters Health Information
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