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Covid footage for young children has finally arrived. Now to the hardest part

In some pediatric practice, shots were fired. The children’s medical team, a private practice in Atlanta, received the first shipment on Monday, the Juneteenth holiday, ordering doses as permitted. They started vaccinating at lunchtime. “We are in great demand,” says Jennifer Shu, editor and pediatrician at the American Academy of Pediatrics. “We’ve also received calls …

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Covid footage for young children has finally arrived. Now to the hardest part

In some pediatric practice, shots were fired. The children’s medical team, a private practice in Atlanta, received the first shipment on Monday, the Juneteenth holiday, ordering doses as permitted. They started vaccination at noon. Jennifer Shu, editor and pediatrician at the American Academy of Pediatrics, says, “We have a lot of demand.” “We have also …

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Each SARS-CoV-2 infection causes severe pain

Published in the latest study and case under review in the journal Nature Portfolio Research area* Researchers from the Preprint server, the University of Washington School of Medicine, and the VA St. Louis Health Care System have shown that acute coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) re-infection syndrome increases the risk of death and hospitalization during the first …

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Each SARS-CoV-2 infection causes severe pain

Published in the latest study and case under review in the journal Nature Portfolio Research area* Researchers from the Preprint server, the University of Washington School of Medicine, and the VA St. Louis Health Care System have shown that acute coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) re-infection syndrome increases the risk of death and hospitalization during the first …

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A new drug for weight loss could change the obesity game for Louisiana. But how much does it cost? | Health / Hospitals

Earlier this month, a session was special as thousands of health workers and scientists gathered for a conference on diabetes in New Orleans. Researchers have described a new drug that can help someone lose more than 20% of their body weight, which is equivalent to losing an average of 52 pounds in a year and …

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A pharmaceutical scientist explains how he knows where drugs go in the body

How does he know that when you take aspirin for a headache, the aspirin goes to your head and relieves the pain? The short answer is no: molecules cannot transport themselves through the body, and they cannot control where they end up. However, researchers have chemically altered drug molecules so that they bind to where …

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A pharmaceutical scientist explains how he knows where drugs go in the body

How does he know that when you take aspirin for a headache, the aspirin goes to your head and relieves the pain? The short answer is no: molecules cannot transport themselves through the body, and they cannot control where they end up. However, researchers have chemically altered drug molecules so that they bind to where …

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