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'The tools are being chosen': Ever-changing mix of COVID variants means fewer, less effective treatments this fall

‘The tools are being chosen’: Ever-changing mix of COVID variants means fewer, less effective treatments this fall

The pandemic might be over in the minds of some. But like it or not, COVID is gearing up for a fall surge — one likely to be fueled by multiple variants, experts say, as the virus mutates and spreads exponentially. The University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and other experts, including …

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Adults with a history of childhood trauma may benefit from recommended treatments for depression, contrary to current theory – Neuroscience News

Summary: Patients with major depressive disorder who have experienced childhood trauma find improvement in symptoms after psychopharmacological intervention, psychotherapy, or a combination of both. Source: The Lancet Adults with major depressive disorder who have a history of childhood trauma show improvement in symptoms after pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, or combination therapy. The results of a new study …

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Cancer death rates continue to fall, thanks to new treatments and improved screening

Cancer death rates continue to fall, thanks to new treatments and improved screening

Significant advances in cancer treatments, diagnostic tools and prevention strategies continue to lower cancer death rates, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Association for Cancer Research. Cancer death rates have fallen over the past two decades, particularly in recent years, according to the group’s annual Cancer Progress Report. As a result, there …

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