SERIOUS CASES OF BRAIN DAMAGE ARE LINKED TO COVID-19, NEW RESEARCH SHOWS

10 JULY 2020 The coronavirus doesn’t just target our lungs. A growing body of research shows that COVID-19 is linked to potentially fatal brain damage and neurological problems. According to a study published Wednesday in the journal Brain, some coronavirus patients experience brain swelling that’s accompanied by episodes of delirium. Other patients develop nervous-system disorders like Guillain-Barré …

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IT COULD BE DECADES BEFORE EMISSIONS CUTS SLOW GLOBAL WARMING, SCIENTISTS WARN

09 JULY 2020 Slashing greenhouse gas emissions would probably not yield visible results until mid-century, researchers have said, cautioning that humanity must manage its expectations in the fight against global warming. Even under optimistic scenarios in which carbon pollution falls sharply, climate change will continue for decades, they reported Tuesday in the …

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