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A Guide to Acne Care for People of Color

SATURDAY, Sept. 19, 2020 (HealthDay News) Dealing with acne can be especially difficult for people of color, a skin expert says. Acne affects up to 50 million people in the United States each year. For

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AstraZeneca Releases Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Plans

MONDAY, Sept. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — AstraZeneca is the latest drug company to release details about human tests of its coronavirus vaccine in response to public demand for such information. Americans

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, the court announced. The cause was complications from pancreatic cancer. Ginsburg was 87. First

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CDC Reverses COVID Test Guideline After Controversy

FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) Facing strong criticism, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday reversed a prior COVID-19 guideline that had said that people who know they’ve

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Pregnancy May Delay MS

FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) Pregnancy can delay the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) by more than three years, researchers report. The international study found those who’d been pregnant

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Potential COVID-19 Drug Could Increase Heart Risk: Study

MONDAY, Sept. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) The widely prescribed antibiotic azithromycin is being investigated as a COVID-19 treatment, but a new study warns it could increase the risk of heart problems. Researchers

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There’s No Magic Formula to Slow Your Dog’s Aging

FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) Despite the deep desire to help your dog age gracefully and stay mentally sharp, new research suggests that even the best diet and training won’t slow the

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Common But Underreported Menopause Syndrome

By Serena McNiffHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 21, 2020 Hot flashes and night sweats are well-known side effects of menopause, but the end of a woman’s periods can

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EPA Adds to List of Coronavirus-Fighting Cleaners

Sept. 21, 2020 — The number of common household cleaning products certified to kill the coronavirus continues to expand as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently added a veteran standby

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COVID-19 Poses Added Risk for People With Addiction Disorders: Study

Latest Mental Health News FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) People with addiction disorders are at greater risk for COVID-19 and more likely to become seriously ill if infected, a

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