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In New York City, Impending Vaccination Rules Prompt Concern

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Security personnel ask customers for proof of vaccination as they enter...

5-Year-Old Boy Dies of COVID-19 in Georgia

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A family in Georgia is grieving after a 5-year-old boy with...

Medical Coalition Endorses Vaccine Mandates for Healthcare Workers

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A group of six medical organizations has put out a statement...

Why Car Accidents Increased During The Coronavirus Pandemic: An Analysis

After the third wave of the pandemic in the USA, the government has declared a full-scale lockdown. Most companies have asked their employees to work...

AMA Applauds Biden’s Gun Control Directives

The American Medical Association (AMA) commended President Joe Biden on his administration’s executive actions to curb gun violence, which were announced on Thursday . AMA...

‘Stunning’ Report Shows Eating Disorders Are Vastly Underestimated

A “stunning” new analysis of global data on eating disorders show that they are far more prevalent and disabling than previously reported. Investigators found the...

NY Officials Altered Count of Nursing Home Deaths

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. NEW YORK (AP) — Some New York lawmakers are calling for...

After 48 Years, NCI Aims to Track Breast Cancer Recurrences

  Patients with breast cancer want accurate information on the risk of their cancer recurring once they have completed treatment. “I would like to know...

COVID-19 Infection Fatality Ratio Is About 1.15%, Study Says

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A new study conducted by researchers at Imperial College London found...

Study Finding Patients of Female Surgeons Fare Better is Removed

An Elsevier journal has, for the moment, removed a paper which found that the patients of female surgeons fare better than those treated by men....

Authors Retract Paper on HPV Vaccine and Preterm Birth

The authors of a 2018 paper purporting to find that the HPV vaccine guards against preterm birth have retracted the article after discovering they made...

What They Tell Us in the Time of COVID

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. This interview was edited for length and clarity. State and local...

Blood Test, Lingering Symptoms, Bypassing CDC

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...

Prevention of COVID-19 Should Drive Nonurgent Radiology Practice During the Pandemic

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) — Preventing infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, should be the foremost priority in resuming routine radiology care during the...