Heart inflammation cases in young men higher than expected after mRNA vaccines -U.S. CDC

(Adds background from presentation)    By Michael Erman and Manojna Maddipatla    June 10 (Reuters) – Preliminary findings from two vaccine safety monitoring systems suggest a higher-than-expected number of cases of heart inflammation after the second dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines in young men, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday.    More than half of the myocarditis […]

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Heart attack patient dies after FDNY truck collides with ambulance in Brooklyn

A heart attack patient died early Thursday after an FDNY ladder truck collided with the ambulance that was rushing him to the hospital in Brooklyn, according to police and fire officials. The fire truck, Ladder 102, was heading to a nearby blaze when it slammed into the driver’s side of the ambulance at Myrtle and Throop avenues in Bedford-Stuyvesant just […]

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‘Civic heart of Melbourne’: Federation Square to receive $20m makeover

Federation Square will receive a $20 million upgrade after a state government review called for reforms to the landmark precinct amid concerns it is in decline. The upgrade – the largest in Federation Square’s 18-year-history – will include a regional experience centre offering Victoria’s best food and wine, lighting to highlight its famous architecture, better signage and improvements to the […]

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‘Your heart could stop’: White House pushes untested coronavirus drug cure

Washington: US President Donald Trump and his administration kept up their out-sized promotion Monday of an anti-malaria drug not yet officially approved for fighting the new coronavirus, even though scientists say more testing is needed before it's proven safe and effective against COVID-19. Untested but Trump says: ‘What have you got to lose?’: Hydroxychloroquine pills.Credit:AP Trump trade adviser Peter Navarro […]

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