The most common pathogens involved in outbreaks with a confirmed or suspected agent were norovirus and Salmonella.
The raccoon positives follow wild bird detections in the area involving Eurasian H5N5, one of a constellation of avian flu subtypes currently circulating.
Prepandemic sleep patterns, sleep duration, insomnia, and daytime dysfunction were tied to risk of long COVID after adjusting for age, race, and ethnicity.
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