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Americans Lost Future Life-Years in 2020: How Much Life Was Lost Depends on the Color of One’s Skin

Some people remark about 2020 being a “lost year” in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. That happens to be a true statement, sadly not in jest: in the U.S., life expectancy at birth fell by one full year over the first half of 2020 compared with 2019, to 77.8 years. In 2019, life expectancy… Read More »

Most Americans probably won’t be able to get a Covid-19 vaccine until mid-2021, CDC director says

“Those who are vaccine hesitant have had their hesitancy enhanced by a variety of things that are happening right now, particularly the unfortunate mix of science and politics,” Collins said at an event hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. A recent poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation found that more than… Read More »

Police Violence Severely Harms Black Americans’ Mental Health

Police violence against Black people, including the killing of unarmed citizens, is negatively affecting African Americans’ mental health, reports ABC News. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, anxiety among Black Americans increased by 26%, and depression increased by 22% in the weeks after George Floyd’s death at the hands of police. (In late… Read More »

How many americans on keto diet?

The best diet is one that works for you, but if you want to try this, they recommend avoiding trans fats like margarine, limiting saturated fat by consuming lean cuts many beef and skinless how breast and incorporating fatty fish like salmon into your diet. Loading Something is loading. Keto Weiss, a researcher and preventive… Read More »

Dow Plunges 250 Points After Another 1.4 Million Americans File For Unemployment

TOPLINE The stock market moved lower on Thursday after jobless claims came in worse-than-expected, rising for the first time in nearly four months amid the recent surge in coronavirus cases across the country. Jobless claims rose for the first time since March, indicating a slowdown in the labor market’s … [+] recovery. Spencer Platt/Getty Images… Read More »