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‘It will be tragic if we fail to curtail the virus because Americans refuse to be vaccinated.’
Does vaping lead young people to smoke cigarettes? These researchers say it’s worse than you might think
‘The start product has changed from cigarettes to e-cigarettes, but the end product has stayed the same.’
Telemedicine was mostly used for mental health when COVID-19 first hit
‘Prospects for an expanded role for telehealth may be better for behavioral health care.’
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