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Latin America is now region with most COVID-19 deaths

Latin America and the Caribbean surpassed Europe on Friday to become the region with the most COVID-19 deaths, according to an AFP count based on official data. The world’s worst-hit region has recorded 213,120 fatal cases, 460 more than Europe, according to the tally registered at 1700 GMT. Over the last week, 44 percent of […]

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Fibroid-related QOL better with myomectomy for uterine fibroids

(HealthDay)—For women with symptomatic uterine fibroids, fibroid-related quality of life at two years is better for those undergoing myomectomy than those undergoing uterine-artery embolization, according to a study published in the July 30 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. Isaac Manyonda, Ph.D., from St. George’s Hospital and Medical School in London, and colleagues […]

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Study links stress hormone with higher blood sugar in Type 2 diabetes

A new study by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and The Ohio State University College of Medicine documents a clear link between the stress hormone cortisol and higher blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. The study published online in the journal Psychoneuroendocrinology. “In healthy people, cortisol fluctuates naturally […]

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Prevent dehydration this summer with this doctor's simple advice

Fox News Flash top headlines for July 6 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. With years of experience in emergency medicine, Dr. Bonnie Simmons, now ProHEALTH’s Chair of Urgent Care, would always travel with water, toting a bottle to meetings and taking sips in between seeing patients. “That […]