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Oral vaccine shows promise; hypertension ups COVID hospitalization risk

Oral vaccine shows promise; hypertension ups COVID hospitalization risk

By Nancy Lapid (Reuters) – The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review. Experimental tablet vaccine shows early promise An experimental COVID-19 vaccine in the form of an oral tablet has …

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Weed users nearly 25% more likely to need emergency care and hospitalization | CNN

Weed users nearly 25% more likely to need emergency care and hospitalization | CNN

CNN  —  Using recreational marijuana is associated with a higher risk of emergency room care and being hospitalized for any reason, a new study has found. “Cannabis use is not as benign and safe as some might think,” said study author Nicholas Vozoris, assistant professor and clinician investigator in the division of respirology at the …

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Maternal Vaccination and Risk of Hospitalization for Covid-19 among Infants | NEJM

Maternal Vaccination and Risk of Hospitalization for Covid-19 among Infants | NEJM

1. Zambrano LD, Ellington S, Strid P, et al. Update: characteristics of symptomatic women of reproductive age with laboratory-confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection by pregnancy status — United States, January 22–October 3, 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2020;69:1641–1647. 2. DeSisto CL, Wallace B, Simeone RM, et al. Risk for stillbirth among women with and without COVID-19 …

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