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Drugmakers seek to reassure public on coronavirus vaccine as concerns grow about political pressure

Lisa Taylor receives a COVID-19 vaccination from RN Jose Muniz as she takes part in a vaccine study at Research Centers of America on August 07, 2020 in Hollywood, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images A group of drugmakers competing to bring a coronavirus vaccine to market plan to issue a public statement as soon… Read More »

Can controlling blood pressure later in life reduce risk of dementia?

Everyone talks about the importance of treating high blood pressure, the “silent killer.” And everybody knows that untreated high blood pressure can lead to heart attacks and strokes. But can treating high blood pressure reduce your risk of cognitive impairment and dementia? High blood pressure is a risk factor for cognitive impairment and dementia Cognition… Read More »

Where can blood pressure drop

Victorian government portal for older people, with information about government and community services and programs. Type a minimum of three characters then press UP or DOWN on the keyboard to navigate the autocompleted search results. The following content is displayed as Tabs. Once you have activated a link navigate to the end of the list… Read More »

Officials under pressure to go beyond mandating masks as virus cases rise

More states are now mandating wearing masks in public as coronavirus cases surge in the Southern and Western United States. As cases surged in the Golden State late last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom made it mandatory for Californians to wear masks in public. This week, the governors of Nevada, North Carolina, and Washington followed suit… Read More »