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Weekly Health Quiz: Masks, Heart Health and Olympic Sports - The New York Times

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If you're interested in trying this sport, added to the Olympics for the first time this year, it would be a good idea to first learn how to fall without getting seriously injured:

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Some three million Americans have this common heart condition, which may cause the heart to race or flutter, but many people do not know they even have it:

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now recommending that people wear masks indoors in areas where:

You cannot maintain social distancing

Coronavirus transmission rates are high

You are uncertain of the vaccination status of others

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About what percentage of Americans aged 65 and older are fully vaccinated against Covid-19:

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People fully vaccinated against coronavirus account for about what percentage of Covid-19 hospitalizations?

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This disease causes zigzag shaped fibers to accumulate in the lungs, heart or other parts of the body:

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Women doctors in this field of medicine were at increased risk of pregnancy loss: