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Racism ingrained in healthcare data, study finds
February 6, 2021 - 8:19 pm

A New England Journal of Medicine study finds many common metrics like kidney filtration rates are influenced by decades of racially discriminatory biases rendering future clinical decision-making impossible to distill without future racial biases.

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What we can learn from the 1918 Flu Pandemic as the Omicron variant spreads
What we can learn from the 1918 Flu Pandemic as the Omicron variant spreads

Historically, most pandemics end within 2 to 3 years as the virus mutates into a less virulent pathogen and the population builds up immunity. This is what happened to the influenza strain behind the 1918 flu pandemic.

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