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Fauci warns that Labor Day celebrations could drive Covid-19 spikes

Long weekends over Memorial Day and Independence Day drove spikes in Covid-19 cases. Fauci is hoping that won’t happen again over Labor Day. Source:...

Coronavirus on Surfaces: What’s the Real Risk?

Now that we know more about how coronavirus is transmitted, can you really catch COVID-19 from touching a cereal box you bought at the...

Harvard Health Ad Watch: A feel-good message about a diabetes drug

An advertisement for a medication for type 2 diabetes presents a positive message about how it can help people with the condition control their...

Proportion of healthcare staff Covid-19 cases rise

Over 4 per cent of healthcare staff Covid-19 cases “most likely” acquired in healthcare setting Source: https://www.imt.ie/news/proportion-healthcare-staff-covid-19-cases-rise-10-09-2020/

Time for flu shots — getting one is more important than ever!

Getting a flu shot is important every year, but this winter there is added urgency due to the COVID-19 pandemic: with both diseases circulating,...

Eight important updates for National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month is observed every September.It is intended to educate men about prostate cancer risk factors, screening and treatment options. Source:...

Consultant Medical Microbiologist – 2 Posts

WESTERN HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE TRUST Consultant Medical Microbiologist – 2 Posts   Location: Altnagelvin Area Hospital, Londonderry Salary: £80,253 - £108, Source: https://www.imt.ie/jobs/consultant-medical-microbiologist-2-posts-11-09-2020/

If reducing harm to society is the goal, a cost-benefit analysis shows cannabis prohibition has failed

The case for a referendum on New Zealand's cannabis law was already urgent in 2015 when the supposedly more pressing issue was whether we...

COVID Survivors May Need Test a Month Later

To be safe, COVID-19 patients should be retested after four weeks or more to be certain the virus isn't still active, Italian researchers say. ...

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