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: Some 65,000 more men than women died of COVID-19 in the U.S. through August, and Black men are at higher risk than others, study finds

At least 65,000 more men died of COVID-19 in the U.S. than women in the period through August, and Black men are at higher risk than others, according to a new study published Wednesday.

The study conducted by the Brookings Institution analyzed data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and found the trend more pronounced among middle-aged men, with 184 male deaths for every 100 female deaths in that group.

“Notably,…

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