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America Is Losing the War Against Diabetes

THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 — After years of improvement, Americans with diabetes may be losing some ground in controlling the condition, a new government-funded study shows. Researchers found that between 1999 and the early 2010s, U.S. adults with diabetes made substantial gains: A growing percentage had their blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol down to… Read More »

EU preps legal action against AstraZeneca for COVID-19 vaccine shortfalls: report

AstraZeneca has maintained a rocky relationship with the European Union after failing to live up to its COVID-19 vaccine delivery expectations. Now, the two appear headed to court over the issue.  The European Commission is reportedly readying legal proceedings against the vaccine developer for failing to provide its promised supply of COVID-19 doses to the region,… Read More »

Army begins testing vaccine that may be more effective against coronavirus variants

The Army has developed a COVID-19 vaccine that could be highly effective against coronavirus variants. On Tuesday, the Army will start testing the vaccine on 72 adults at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research. Some of the research subjects will receive two doses of the vaccine, while others will receive only one. For the… Read More »