Most births are uncomplicated, but coronavirus still increases the risk of bad outcomes dramatically.

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New, more transmissible strains of COVID-19 are more damaging than more fatal strains.

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Trying to preserve the integrity of the trial is a fool’s errand.

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New survey study finds that binge-drinkers are at particularly high risk of increased drinking during the coronavirus pandemic.

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THC, even at low doses, impaired driving ability. CBD did not, but the dose may not have been realistic.

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Should our Thanksgiving advice be like it is for safe sex or drunk driving?

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Pre-print servers are exploding amidst a tidal wave of coronavirus papers. Not all of them are particularly good.

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Some physicians pulling in hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, and it’s all documented online.

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A new study finds that both vaccine characteristics and personal factors dictate acceptance rates.

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The “lifestyle vitamin” has burned us before. Is Vitamin D supplementation smart in COVID-19?

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About

F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE

Writing about medicine, science, statistics, and the abuses thereof. Commentator at Medscape. Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale University.

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