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Demonstrators hold “Black Lives Matter” signs at the “Justice for George Floyd” march outside the Minnesota State Capitol on March 19, 2021, in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images) Around four-in-ten Black adults in the United States (39%) say Black Lives Matter has done the most to help Black people in recent years, […]

CNN  —  Black and Hispanic adults who go into cardiac arrest in public are less likely to receive CPR from anyone standing by before a medical team arrives, a new study finds. Overall, the relative likelihood of getting bystander CPR at home was 26 . . .

CNN  —  Black, American Indian/Alaska Native and Hispanic adults are more likely than their White peers to be hospitalized for the flu, but less likely to be vaccinated against it, a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds.

Oct 19 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized Novavax Inc’s (NVAX.O) COVID-19 vaccine as a booster for adults, helping the company’s shares reverse course and rise more than 3%.

CNN  —  Black, American Indian/Alaska Native and Hispanic adults are more likely than their White peers to be hospitalized for the flu, but less likely to be vaccinated against it, a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds.

Demonstrators hold “Black Lives Matter” signs at the “Justice for George Floyd” march outside the Minnesota State Capitol on March 19, 2021, in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images) Around four-in-ten Black adults in the United States (39%) say Black Lives Matter has done the most to help Black people in recent years, […]

U.S. doctors should regularly screen all adults under 65 for anxiety, an influential health guidelines group proposed Tuesday. It’s the first time the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommended anxiety screening in primary care for adults without symptoms. The proposal is open for public comment until Oct. 17, but the group usually affirms its draft guidance. […]

In a nod to the nation’s pressing mental health crisis, an influential group of medical experts for the first time is recommending that adults under age 65 get screened for anxiety. The draft recommendations, from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, are designed . . .

Vitamin D supplements are widely recommended to prevent bone fractures in older adults — but a clinical trial, published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine, found that they may not do much after all.  In 2011, the National Academy of Medicine (then called the Institute of Medicine) recommended the general public get between […]

Substantial proportion of Black adults with ‘normal’ spirometry have emphysema on CT scans Over three million people in the U.S. have emphysema, one of the most preventable respiratory illnesses Under-recognizing emphysema could lead to a lack of follow-up visits, continuation of smoking and failure to partake in other preventive measures Doctors should consider ordering CT […]


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