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Exposure to ambient ultrafine particles may trigger nonfatal heart attack

1 month ago   |   By News Medical

Yale-affiliated scientist finds that even a few hours' exposure to ambient ultrafine particles common in air pollution may potentially trigger a nonfatal heart attack.
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A warning to the world? New York now scrambling to address Coronavirus outbreak

A warning to the world? New York now scrambling to address Coronavirus outbreak

New York is now serving as a “warning” to the rest of the United States - and the rest of the world, for that matter - as it continues to get battered by the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more ...

CDC mulls pushing Americans to wear masks, even though there aren't many...

CDC mulls pushing Americans to wear masks, even though there aren't many available

Do you think it's worthwhile to wear a face mask, even a homemade one, to protect yourself against the Wuhan coronavirus? The United States Centers for Disease Control and... Read more ...

CDC Now Recommends That Americans Wear Cloth Face Masks In Public

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Cathe's April 2020 Workout Rotation

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“How can I cope RIGHT NOW?” These self-care strategies might help you feel...

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Every single one of us has gone through difficult times in our lives. But sometimes, something comes along that shatters everything. With the COVID-19 pandemic, we're... Read more ...

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The test checks for protective antibodies in a finger prick of blood, revealing whether a patient has ever been exposed to the coronavirus and now may have some immunity, The... Read more ...

To Slow the Spread of Coronavirus, CDC Now Advises Wearing Cloth Face Masks...

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The consensus from many athletes is clear: postponing the Olympics until July 23, 2021 and the Paralympics until August 24, 2021 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic was smart... Read more ...

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