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How coronavirus differs from influenza: Symptoms to watch for this flu season

Coronavirus in America: Your questions answered Education Secretary Miguel Cardona and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy address questions and concerns surrounding COVID-19. With another flu season just around the corner and COVID-19 variants continuing to spread across the U.S., health officials are warning Americans to take caution. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

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Deaths from Alzheimer’s far more common in rural America

(HealthDay)—Death rates from Alzheimer’s disease are particularly high in the rural United States, a preliminary study finds, highlighting a need for health care resources in traditionally under-served areas. Researchers discovered that over the past two decades, rural areas in the Southeast have seen the highest death rates from Alzheimer’s, at 274 per 100,000 people. That’s […]