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Texas Lifts Mask Mandate But Doctors And Shoppers Say They Are Keeping Them On

Posted on · Also, the John Sealy Distinguished Chair in Innovations in Molecular Biology at the University of Texas Medical Branch offers some reassuring news regarding vaccines versus the new COVID-19 variants.

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30 Texas City Nursing Home Residents With Coronavirus Are Being Treated With Unproven Hydroxychloroquine Drug

Posted on · The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized the drug for “emergency use” among some COVID-19 patients “for whom a clinical trial is not feasible.” But medical experts caution that it is untested and carries significant risks, including heart arrhythmia that can lead to cardiac arrest.