• WebMD Survey: Many Parents Back Kid, Teacher COVID Shots

    1 month ago - By Web MD

    A majority of parents of teens and preteens say they plan to vaccinate their kids against COVID-19 within a year of the shots being authorized for use in children. But parents of younger age groups were less certain about their vaccination plans.
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  • COVID-19 can kill heart muscle cells, interfere with contraction

    COVID-19 can kill heart muscle cells, interfere with contraction

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study provides evidence that COVID-19 patients' heart damage is caused by the virus invading and replicating inside heart muscle cells, leading to cell death and interfering with heart muscle contraction. The researchers used stem cells to engineer heart tissue that models the human infection and could help in studying the disease and developing possible therapies.
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  • Florida reports 136 coronavirus resident deaths, 7,179 new cases

    1 month ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    Florida's resident death toll from coronavirus rose to 31,135 with the addition of 136 more reported fatalities on Tuesday while also adding 7,179 more positive COVID-19 cases to bring the total to 1,918,100.
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  • Texas becomes biggest US state to lift COVID-19 mask mandate

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    Only California and New York have reported more COVID-19 deaths than Texas.
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  • Abortion concerns prompt archdiocese warning on vaccine

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    The Archdiocese of New Orleans is advising Roman Catholics that the COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson is “morally compromised” because it's produced using cell lines developed from aborted fetuses
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  • Hong Kong probes death of man who received COVID-19 vaccine

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    Hong Kong authorities are investigating the death of a chronically ill man who died two days after he received a COVID-19 vaccine
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