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Paxlovid lowers long-term Covid risk, Veterans Affairs study shows

According to a recent study by the US Department of Veterans Affairs, Paxlovid is an antiviral pill that lowers the risk of death and hospitalization from Covid-19. The preprint was posted online on Saturday as a preprint. It analyzed electronic records of more than 56,000 veterans infected with Covid-19. This includes more than 9,000 who …

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Here’s the truth about how often your hair should be washed

Recent reports about a cancer-causing chemical found in dry shampoos could have you reconsidering your hair care routine. Experts say that there is no one-size-fits-all answer for how often to wash your hair or what you can do to keep it looking great on those rare days. “Some people think they need to wash their …

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New study shows that vaping is more common among adolescents who use e-cigarettes within the first five minutes of waking up.

A new study shows that teens are using e-cigarettes less frequently than ever in recent years. However, they are vaping more often and starting earlier. According to a study published Monday in JAMA Network Open, less than 1% of adolescents used e-cigarettes within the first five minutes after waking up. However, that percentage has risen …

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Why it is important to maintain a close relationship with your primary doctor

Claudia Siegel was struck with a stomach virus earlier this year. She sought advice from her primary care physician to help her. Surprised to receive an email message from her primary care doctor, telling her she had not seen her in three years and that she was no longer a client. She would need to …

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