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People Think the CDC Said 94% of COVID-19 Deaths Were Actually Caused by Something Else—but That's Not Accurate at All

Last week, data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed that only 6% of people who died of COVID-19 actually have COVID-19 on their death certificate. This has led to accusations that the agency has “back-pedalled” on the number of deaths caused by COVID-19.  The conspiracy theory spread over the weekend, with […]

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Antibody discovered as a cause for miscarriages

In about half of all women who have recurrent miscarriages or stillbirths, the cause is unknown. Japanese researchers have now identified at least some of these cases, a specific antibody as a probable cause. Their study was published in the journal "Arthritis and Rheumatology" published. For the study, the researchers studied 227 women who had […]

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Appendicitis in children: antibiotics instead of surgery

The standard treatment for appendicitis in children is surgery. But it is also different, such as Doctors in the journal "Jama" reports: In uncomplicated cases, an antibiotic is sufficient. Children will only be treated with medication, will be more healthy, and long-term perspective, the results of the two treatment strategies did not differ. 67.1 percent […]

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Antidepressants could promote violent crime

Patients with mental disorders are more likely to be involved in acts of violence. In the process, they are often under the influence of drugs, which raises the question of whether certain drugs increase the willingness to do such things. Were now found further evidence and in the journal "European Neuropsychopharmacology" published. Of certain antidepressants, […]