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Infectious Disease Expert: The ‘Darkest Of The Entire Pandemic’ Has Yet To Come – HuffPost

Michael Osterholm, an expert at the University of Minnesota, stressed that a lack of public confidence is largely to blame.

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Michael Osterholm, a renowned infectious disease expert, told NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday that “the next six to 12 weeks are going to be the darkest of the entire pandemic” and expressed concern that the U.S. lacks a leading voice to guide the public.
“Vaccines will not become available in any meaningful way until early to

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Aspirin Use Significantly Reduces Risk of Death in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients – SciTechDaily

Hospitalized patients who were taking daily aspirin had lower risk of ICU admission, ventilation, and dying from SARS-CoV-2 virus. Hospitalized COVID-19 patients…

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Hospitalized patients who were taking daily aspirin had lower risk of ICU admission, ventilation, and dying from SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Hospitalized COVID-19 patients who were taking a daily low-dose aspirin to protect against cardiovascular disease had a significantly lower risk of complications and death compared to those who were not taking aspirin, according to a new study led by researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM).
Aspirin takers were less likely to be placed in…

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Alaska’s second wave of COVID-19 is bringing surging daily case counts, more hospitalizations and a new foe: fatalism. – Anchorage Daily News

The ongoing surge in coronavirus cases is raising concerns that hospitals could reach a tipping point.

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Alaska is in the midst of a second wave of coronavirus thats setting new records and shows no sign of slowing.
Case numbers are surging in Anchorage and Fairbanks but also in isolated, medically underserved rural communities including the Yukon River delta village of Chevak where nearly 18% of the population tested positive in the space of just a few days.
Statewide, there are so many people testing positive that public health workers cant keep up with the contact tracing thats a central part…

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State health officials warn about COVID-19 transmissions at small social gatherings – WMUR Manchester

With COVID-19 cases on the rise in New Hampshire state health officials warned the public about potential exposures at 8 restaurants and businesses across the state…

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MANCHESTER, N.H. —With COVID-19 cases on the rise in New Hampshire state health officials warned the public about potential exposures at 8 restaurants and businesses across the state since Friday.
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Sunday brought another high single-day count for positive cases of COVID-19 in the state. It followed a trend of numbers closer to what was seen in the spring.
People should absolutely be paying attention to these case counts and recognizing that people are participating in…

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