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COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus) resource center for physicians

The AMA is closely monitoring COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus) developments. Learn more with the AMA's COVID-19 resource center.

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Advancing public health

The AMA leads the charge on public health. Our members are the frontline of patient care, expanding access to care for underserved patients and developing key prevention strategies.

AMA Update for July 8, 2024: New ACIP recommendations for RSV, COVID-19 and pneumococcal vaccines, plus updated flu vaccine
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New ACIP recommendations for RSV, COVID-19 and pneumococcal vaccines, plus updated flu vaccine

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about new vaccine details and recommendations recently voted on by the ACIP.

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AMA Update
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New ACIP recommendations for RSV, COVID-19 and pneumococcal vaccines, plus updated flu vaccine [Podcast]

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about new vaccine details and recommendations recently voted on by the ACIP.

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AMA Update Podcast
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Heat related illness, summer COVID uptick and WHO weight loss drug warning for fake Ozempic online [Podcast]

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about an uptick in COVID-19 during the summer, heat-related illness and more.

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AMA Update Podcast
AMA Update for June 26, 2024: Heat related illness, summer COVID uptick and WHO weight loss drug warning for fake Ozempic online
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Heat related illness, summer COVID uptick and WHO weight loss drug warning for fake Ozempic online

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about an uptick in COVID-19 during the summer, heat-related illness and more.

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AMA Update
AMA Update for April 17, 2024: What illnesses are going around? RSV, COVID-19, influenza, measles outbreak, plus avian flu news
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What illnesses are going around? RSV, COVID-19, influenza, measles outbreak, plus avian flu news

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the latest in RSV, COVID-19, influenza, measles outbreak, plus avian flu.

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AMA Update
Red blood cells affected by sickle cell anaemia
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What doctors wish patients knew about sickle cell disease

From debilitating pain crises to organ damage, sickle cell anemia takes a toll, but there are promising treatments. Two hematologists share more.

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What Doctors Wish Patients Knew™
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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Feb. 12, 2024

In the news: Flu activity on the rise after national decline, salt substitutes and BP risk, FTC and HHS investigate generic drug shortages and more.

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AMA Update for Feb. 12, 2024: The latest long COVID news, rising flu cases and funding for gun violence prevention research
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The latest long COVID news, rising flu cases and funding for gun violence prevention research

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about long COVID symptoms in children and gun violence research.

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AMA Update