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High blood sugar may portend a rocky course for COVID-19 patients who seek hospital care, even if they do not have diabetes, according to a new study of 11,000 COVID-19 patients in Spain. Overall, 20% of the patients died while hospitalized, including 16% of individuals with blood sugar below 140 milligrams per deciliter at admission, 34% of those with levels of 140 to 180 mg/dL, and 41% of patients with levels above 180 mg/dL. People with elevated blood sugar were also at higher risk for needing intensive care and mechanical breathing assistance.
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Brentford welcomed fans to their new stadium for the first time on Saturday as Thomas Frank’s side drew 2-2 with Blackburn Rovers. The Bees bid farewell to an empty Griffin Park with a 3-1 win over Swansea on July 29 in their play-off semi-final second leg, with the coronavirus pandemic ensuring matches were still only able to be played behind closed doors at that point. A month later and the Brentford Community Stadium was officially opened, but with London placed in tier two by the Government when lockdown ended on Wednesday, it meant 2,000 spectators were able to be welcomed back into grounds in the capital.
New Zealand wrapped up a record innings and 134-run victory over West Indies before lunch on the fourth day of the first test in Hamilton on Sunday after finally breaking a rearguard action from Jermaine Blackwood and Alzarri Joseph. The victory margin was the largest by New Zealand over West Indies, surpassing the innings and 105-run win at Wellington's Basin Reserve in 1999, and gave the hosts a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
Rita Ora apologises for second breach of lockdown restrictionsSinger should have been self isolating after trip to Egypt when she hosted event at London restaurant
Four days ago George Russell would have dismissed the prospect of being on the front row of the Formula One grid as a joke but on Saturday he found himself very nearly on pole position for the Sakhir Grand Prix.
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Preston Hutchinson was 19 of 30 for 315 yards and three touchdowns and Eastern Michigan earned its first victory of the season with a 5342 win over Western Michigan on Saturday.
Three Americans scored in Europe's top five leagues on the same day for the first time in 15 years since the father of one of the trio was among the U.S. players to score.
Grillo, chasing a second PGA Tour win, began the day four clear of the field but the Argentine's three-under 68 and 16-under total was barely enough to hold off Hoge, who collected birdies over five of his final six holes for a six-under 65 to sit one back. "Started in the lead, finished in the lead, that's kind of the idea," Grillo said.
California's two most densely inhabited regions and its agricultural breadbasket will be under stayathome orders by Sunday night as the COVID19 pandemic strains hospitals in the most populous U.S. state, officials said.
Emiliano Grillo steadied himself with a pair of birdies over the last six holes Saturday for a 3under 68, giving the Argentine a oneshot lead going into the final round of the Mayakoba Classic.
Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh), Dec 06 (ANI): Local administration started anti-mafia campaign in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior. They demolished illegal properties occupied by criminals in the district. In a major crackdown against goons, local authorities are holding anti-encroachment across the state.
France knows that in any postBrexit trade deal with Britain its fishermen will not maintain their current quotas for catches in British waters, but an accord must be founded on a "large and lasting" access, European Affairs Minister Clement Beaune said.
Two-thousand West Ham United supporters returned to London Stadium on Saturday, December 5, to watch the home side face Manchester United in the first Premier League match attended by fans since March.The Hammers supporters were dispersed throughout the stadium as mandated by the UK government’s Tier Two COVID-19 restrictions for outdoor gatherings.Video from Rob Pritchard shows the crowd applauding as the players made their entrance. “They’re back and they’re loud!” he wrote in a caption.After securing a 3-1 win against West Ham, Manchester United were due to travel to Leipzig for final UEFA Champions League group match on Tuesday. Credit: Rob Pritchard via Storyful
The European Union will leave Poland and Hungary out of its economic recovery plan if the two countries continue to resist efforts to link the disbursement of 1.8 trillion euros of funds with rule-of-law provisions, a French cabinet minister said. European Affairs Minister Clement Beaune said such a move was legally complex, but possible. "Our position is clear: we will not sacrifice either the recovery or the rule of law," Beaune told the Journal du Dimanche.
A sheriff department in Alabama posted a doctored image of a Christmas tree adorned with mugshots.
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 6 (ANI): 13-year-old Tabin Reyaz has become a sensation for his unique art of storytelling in South Kashmir's Anantnag district. He aspires to become a writer and pen down stories and articles to motivate others.
It has been 31 years since the tragic massacre of 14 women at École Polytechnique in Montreal shook Canadians and the world.