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Cancer death rates among Black people declined over time, but remain higher than other racial and ethnic groups

May 19, 2022 — Scientists used death certificate data to analyze age-adjusted cancer death rates.

Depression, loneliness associated with increased hospitalization risk after COVID-19, NIH-funded study suggests

May 19, 2022 — Scientists analyzed survey data from more than 54,000 female nurses and their children.

NIH announces antiviral drug development awards

May 18, 2022 — Scientists will seek to develop potential antivirals for COVID-19 and viral families with high potential to cause future pandemics.

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