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Coronavirus vaccine by AstraZeneca and Oxford up to 90 percent effective

Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech and Moderna have each reported vaccines that were 95 percent effective…

Local Dentist forms California Institute for Dental Implants

A local dentist develops new dental implant surgery and placement to give more people a chance…

Vegan, other meatless diets linked to higher bone fracture risk

Chew on this: Vegans face a 43% higher risk for bone fractures than meat eaters, a…

L.A. County closer to new stay-home order as COVID cases hit new high

The specter of another significant shutdown is looming over Los Angeles County, which reported a new…

3rd vaccine shows promise, death toll soars

—Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective,…

Gov’t Prepares to Distribute Regeneron COVID-19 Drug

Following the FDA’s weekend authorization of Regeneron’s monoclonal antibody cocktail for mild-moderate COVID-19, the federal government’s…

States impose new rules, plead with public to stop spread

State and local officials nationwide are imposing new coronavirus restrictions and pleading with the public in…

Ionis announces third investigational antisense medicine to treat nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) enters development

CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS) announced today that the biopharmaceutical company…

Superior Cognitive Benefits With TAVR vs SAVR

Patients with cognitive impairment may experience greater improvements in cognition with transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)…

Even ‘Safe’ Levels of Air Pollution Tied to Brain Shrinkage

Areas where there are high levels of fine-particle air pollution may increase Alzheimer’s-like brain shrinkage, new…