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What care should people with kidney failure take

Kidney failure is temporary or permanent damage to the kidneys, making it difficult or impossible for them to eliminate waste and balance fluids in the body. Different diseases and conditions can favor the development of kidney failure: Being hospitalized, especially in intensive care. Be of age. Suffer direct damage to the kidneys. Have diabetes, liver …

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Coronavirus: When does a person sick with COVID-19 stop being contagious (whether or not they have symptoms)?

Coronavirus: ¿Cuándo una persona enferma de COVID-19 deja de ser contagiosa (tenga o no síntomas)?

On the 14th day since he announced that he had COVID-19, the president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), reappeared in public. The president reported that he was tested last Friday and it was negative, so this Monday he resumed his activities: “Fortunately I got ahead, here we are to continue fighting,” he said …

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How COVID vaccines are modified and how easy it would be to update them if the pathogen becomes resistant

Cómo se modifican las vacunas COVID y qué tan fácil sería actualizarlas si el patógeno se vuelve resistente

It is a fear that is on the minds of many. That after a year of pandemic and a full-speed race to produce and distribute vaccines, suddenly a variant of coronavirus mutates so much that it becomes resistant to treatments. It is the fear that exists after emerging variants such as those of UK, South …

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British variant of coronavirus spreads rapidly in the United States

Variante británica del coronavirus se propaga rápidamente en Estados Unidos

Sick coronavirus. Photo: ARIANA DREHSLER / AFP / Getty Images The coronavirus variant, COVID-19, which was first found in the United Kingdom and is considered more contagious and even more deadly, is spreading rapidly in the United States, doubling approximately every 10 days, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and …

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