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Russia records more than 10,000 new virus cases

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Russia registered more than 10,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday continuing a grim trend that has seen the country become a global virus hotspot. Health officials reported 10,028 new cases over the last 24 hours, bringing Russia’s total number of infections to 242,271. The Kremlin this week eased a national lockdown […]

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More mental health visits tied to lower rates of youth suicide

The odds of suicide decrease among youths who have more mental health visits, according to a study recently published in JAMA Pediatrics. Cynthia A. Fontanella, Ph.D., from The Ohio State University in Columbus, and colleagues compared the clinical profiles and patterns of use of health and mental health care services among 910 Medicaid-enrolled children and […]

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Yemen has 1st confirmed virus case, more than 10k in Israel

Yemen’s internationally recognized government Friday announced the first confirmed case of coronavirus in the war-torn country, stoking fears that an outbreak could devastate an already crippled health care system. The national emergency committee for the COVID-19 disease in Yemen’s southeastern province of Hadramout said in a tweet that the patient is being treated and in […]