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HPV Throat Cancer and Oral Sex at Younger Age, Multiple Partners

Having oral sex with more than 10 previous partners was associated with a 4.3 times’ greater likelihood of developing human papillomavirus (HPV)–related oropharyngeal cancer, according...

Situation ‘Dire’ as COVID Spike in West, Midwest Worsens: Experts

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Coronavirus infections are expected to continue to climb in the upper...

Treat Obesity Like Breast Cancer, With Empathy, Say Canadians

A new Canadian clinical practice guideline for treating adults with obesity emphasizes improving health rather than simply losing weight, among other things. A summary of...

The Art and Science of Risk Communication

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci. Coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx. County...

Can You Catch COVID-19 Through Your Eyes?

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. You can catch COVID-19 if an infected person coughs or sneezes and contagious...

Macy’s warns of up to $1 billion quarterly loss due to lockdowns

(Reuters) – Macy’s Inc (M.N) said on Thursday it could rack up operating losses of up to $1.11 billion in the first quarter, as the...

McDonald’s faces class action over ‘pervasive sexual harassment’

(Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) has been hit with a class action lawsuit accusing it of subjecting female employees in its corporate-owned fast-food restaurants in...

Exclusive: Macy’s taps Lazard to bolster finances as coronavirus saps sales – sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Macy’s Inc (M.N) has hired investment bank Lazard Ltd (LAZ.N) to explore options for bolstering its finances after the department store...

McDonald’s pulls forecast as coronavirus outbreak hits quarterly sales

(Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) posted a steeper-than-expected decline in first-quarter comparable store sales and the burger chain pulled its full-year forecast as coronavirus-led lockdowns...

Wall Street volatility raises fears of another selloff

(Reuters) – The evaporation of a rally on Wall Street in the closing minutes of Tuesday’s session shows that many investors fear the U.S. stock...

Critical Drug Shortages, In Memoriam

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...