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Heart attack victims may be dying because of coronavirus fears, study finds

Heart attack victims may be dying because of coronavirus fears, study finds

Doctors may have been right to be concerned that people with heart problems were avoiding the ER due to Covid-19, according to a new study published Friday. It provides evidence that people have stayed away from the emergency room even with acute heart attack symptoms. And some may have died as a result. Researchers from…MORE

Coronavirus shutdown causes new risk at CDC: Legionnaire’s disease

Coronavirus shutdown causes new risk at CDC: Legionnaire’s disease

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it has closed several buildings it leases in Atlanta because Legionella bacteria have been found in their water systems — bacteria that likely grew because of the prolonged pandemic shutdown. It’s a problem that people across the country need to be on the lookout for, the…MORE

Coronavirus stresses Americans more than others, study finds

Coronavirus stresses Americans more than others, study finds

The coronavirus pandemic has turned life upside down around the world, with many workers losing their jobs, economies plummeting and parents worried about reopening schools. But the US is being hit harder in more than one way. Not only does the US have the highest number of cases and deaths; the US population is also…MORE