EL PASO, Texas -- The massive Covid-19 surge in El Paso County went from extremely bad to critically worse on Saturday as all-time highs were shattered for a half-dozen critical markers: New cases, active infections, positivity rate, and...
David SampsonOne in 50 COVID-19 patients in the entire nation... is in El Paso.
Tan et al. demonstrate that visually evoked responses of binocular neurons improve
across the critical period. This is caused by changing the cellular composition of
the binocular pool. Poorly tuned binocular neurons become monocular, while...
Come spring, Americans may have their choice of several so-so coronavirus vaccines — with no way of knowing which one is best.
David SampsonBy @carlzimmer: First, a Vaccine Approval. Then ‘Chaos and Confusion.’ nyti.ms/34POO0n
“It has not yet dawned on hardly anybody the amount of complexity and chaos and confusion that will happen in a few short months.”
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David SampsonNew study from @UCLAHealth: Health inequities can be measured in children as young as 5 years old. "What this study shows is that these patterns of inequality are clearly evident and measurable before kids start school." @NealHalfon
Only by dismantling unjust systems can we imagine a future that is healthy, just, and truly free
David SampsonColin Kaepernick: The Demand for Abolition “My sincere hope is that you will be forced to make a moral choice by the time you finish these essays: Will you continue to be actively complicit in the perpetuation of these systems, or will you take action...”
Michael R. Caputo told a Facebook audience without evidence that left-wing hit squads were being trained for insurrection and accused C.D.C. scientists of “sedition.”
David SampsonIf you think this is simply a story of one government official’s dangerous views, you haven’t been paying attention. Take a minute to dive into the Qanon rabbit hole. Our country is on the verge.
This study uses US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data to characterize changes in blood pressure control among adults with hypertension between 1999-2000 and 2017-2018 overall and by age, race, insurance type, and health care...
HMH have higher postoperative colon cancer mortality rates at 30 days and 1 year but not at 5 years. The early effect can be explained by surgical volume, but additional research is needed to determine which factors contribute to differences in...