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The spread of the super-contagious Delta variant has prompted new restrictions around the world and spurred stark new warnings from public health officials. Here are the latest answers to some common questions about the Delta variant:
“The answer is yes — all major weather these days is being affected by the changes in climate,” said Donald J. Wuebbles, a professor of atmospheric sciences at the University of Illinois.
An internal document circulated within the C.D.C. said the Delta variant was more contagious than diseases like Ebola and smallpox, and may cause more severe disease.
“I have every right to inform the public” about medical research, Joseph Mercola said. He did not address whether his posts were factual.
Iraq's culture ministry has taken custody of 17,000 archaeological artifacts returned by the Museum of the Bible and Cornell University in the largest-ever repatriation of looted Iraqi antiquities.
Confusion, delirium, memory loss and other kinds of altered mental function afflicted nearly a third of hospitalized coronavirus patients in a large new study of Covid neurological symptoms. Many had trouble doing everyday tasks when they went home.
Neurologists around the world say that a small subset of patients with Covid-19 are developing serious impairments of the brain. Some don't even have more typical symptoms like fever or shortness of breath.