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COVID-19 Bulletin (05/17/22)

The U.S. hits one million COVID-19 deaths. Experimental treatment for smell and taste symptom.

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 485 new COVID-19 cases and four deaths on Friday.

Less than 2.5 years into the pandemic, one million people in the United States have died from COVID-19. The data is based on death certificate data compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics, Dallas Morning News reports.

A North Texas clinic is working on an experimental treatment to improve the long term effects of COVID-19, WFAA reports. Lone Star Pain Medicine in Weatherford is treating parosmia, where the brain cannot properly identify an object’s smell.


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