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California congressman tests positive for coronavirus New! 2021-01-17 00:12:06A California congressman contracted the coronavirus before he could get a second dose of vaccine that would have improved his immunity

Chinese city reports coronavirus found on ice cream New! 2021-01-16 22:32:30A city government in eastern China says the coronavirus was found on ice cream produced there, prompting a recall of cartons from the same batch

The Latest: China reports a few new cases New! 2021-01-16 21:41:44China is reporting 109 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, two-thirds of them in a northern province that abuts Beijing

Ex-Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones plans to surrender New! 2021-01-16 20:54:45Ex-Florida COVID-19 data curator Rebekah Jones says she'll surrender to authorities Sunday amid an investigation that she allegedly hack into the sta

Health fraud case: Mississippi pharmacy owner gets 18 2021-01-16 17:45:05He was also ordered to repay more than $287 million.

Nestlé recalls 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets 2021-01-16 17:30:14The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets

March for Life asks its supporters to stay 2021-01-16 15:58:32There are concerns this year because of COVID-19 pandemic and political unrest.

Biden: We'll 'manage the hell' out of feds' 2021-01-16 15:30:37President-elect Joe Biden is pledging to boost supplies of coronavirus vaccine and set up new vaccination sites to meet his goal of 100 million shots

Governors' anger grows as federal vaccine stockpile vanishes 2021-01-16 14:07:33Several governors expressed exasperation at the Trump administration after being assured that the federal government had enough vaccine stockpiled to

India starts world's largest COVID-19 vaccination drive 2021-01-16 12:17:45India has started inoculating health workers in what is likely the world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination campaign, joining the ranks of wealthier

AP PHOTOS: Vaccinated Indian nurse hopes worst is 2021-01-16 09:06:38For as long as Shimray Wungreichon can remember, many of the people in her mountain town had little respect for the work she did. “A nurse&rsqu

China builds hospital in 5 days after surge 2021-01-16 09:06:07China has finished building a 1,500-room hospital for COVID-19 patients to fight a surge in infections the government said are harder to contain and t

NYT > Health

China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid 2021-01-13 06:53:34The country is experiencing its worst coronavirus flare-up since last summer, testing the government’s success in subduing the disease.

Kids and Covid Tests: What You Need to 2021-01-13 06:00:04Here’s everything you need to know about when to get it and what to expect.

Johnson & Johnson Expects Covid Vaccine Results Soon 2021-01-13 05:00:18The U.S. needs J.&J.’s one-shot vaccine more than ever. But the company is behind on manufacturing promises made in its Operation Warp Speed

Losing a Loved One Twice: First to Prison, 2021-01-13 05:00:13As the coronavirus swept through prisons across the United States, mourning families were left to navigate grief complicated by stigma and red tape.

U.S. to Require Negative Virus Tests From International 2021-01-12 18:07:49Before they board planes to the U.S., passengers will have to produce proof that they are not infected or have recently recovered.

Seoul’s Advice to Pregnant Women: Cook, Clean and 2021-01-12 17:51:49The guidelines, published on a government website, have drawn a backlash from people who called them symbolic of anachronistic views in a patriarchal

Coronavirus Will Resemble the Common Cold, Scientists Predict 2021-01-12 17:50:06Once immunity is widespread in adults, the virus rampaging across the world will come to resemble the common cold, scientists predict.

Cuomo Outlines Plans to Revive Arts and Culture 2021-01-12 16:46:50Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said that New York urgently needs to bring the arts back — not only to help jobless artists, but to make sure that New York

Doctor's Death After Getting the Covid-19 Vaccine Is 2021-01-12 15:08:04A Florida physician developed an unusual blood disorder shortly after he received the Pfizer vaccine. It is not yet known if the shot is linked to the

I Wanted to Give My Daughter a Sibling. 2021-01-12 14:55:07As the pandemic raged, I made dozens of visits to a fertility clinic. Did I catch Covid on one of those visits? I’ll never know, but the guilt i

Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid? 2021-01-12 13:09:15Health experts double down on their advice for slowing the spread of the coronavirus.

How Our Sex Habits May Affect Our HPV 2021-01-12 09:48:21Certain sex practices, at certain ages, increased the risk of throat cancers related to human papillomavirus.

Scientific American: Health

A Virologist Helps Keep Uruguay Safe from COVID 2021-01-06 13:00:00Gonzalo Moratorio assists his country in steering a more adept response than that mounted in Argentina and Brazil -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

Cholesterol Drops in the West and Rises in 2021-01-04 08:00:00Blood levels change as people alter diets and the use of statin medications -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

New COVID Vaccines Need Absurd Amounts of Material 2021-01-04 06:45:00Companies are scrambling to obtain supplies for hundreds of millions of doses of a type of vaccine that has never been made at this scale before -- Re

A New Strain of Drug-Resistant Malaria Has Sprung 2021-01-02 09:00:00Here’s how we fight back -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Immune Havoc of COVID-19 2020-12-30 11:00:00The virus flourishes by undermining the body’s chemical defense system -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Problem of 'Long Haul' COVID 2020-12-29 11:00:00More and more patients are dealing with major symptoms that linger for months -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Debunking the False Claim That COVID Death Counts 2020-12-28 11:00:00President Trump and other conspiracy fantasists touted the fake claim that COVID death counts are exaggerated. But three kinds of evidence point to mo

The U.K. Coronavirus Mutation Is Worrying but Not 2020-12-24 07:30:00There is evidence the new variant could be more transmissible, yet vaccines work very well against it -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What's Your Risk of Catching COVID? These Tools 2020-12-24 07:00:00A look at apps that predict the chance of infection and illness, depending on what you’re doing and where you are -- Read more on ScientificAmer

The Pandemic Is Delaying Cancer Screenings and Detection 2020-12-24 06:45:00The missed checkups could result in later, more severe diagnoses down the line -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Evaluating COVID Risk on Planes, Trains and Automobiles 2020-12-22 09:00:00Stay safer on different forms of transportation -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Moderna COVID Vaccine Becomes Second to Get U.S. 2020-12-21 11:00:00Two RNA vaccines will be useful as U.S. infections surge, but the speedy authorizations complicate clinical trials -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.

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Science Reveals Top Marathon Runners' Secrets 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Science Reveals Top Marathon Runners' SecretsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AM

Fresh Embryos Beat Frozen for IVF: Study 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Fresh Embryos Beat Frozen for IVF: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AM

Cancer Screening Fell Sharply Early in Pandemic, But 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Cancer Screening Fell Sharply Early in Pandemic, But Has ReboundedCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/1

Program Helps Low-Income Women Get Needed Mammograms 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Program Helps Low-Income Women Get Needed MammogramsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2021 12:00:0

'Mindfulness' on Your Mind? It Has Limits, Review 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: 'Mindfulness' on Your Mind? It Has Limits, Review FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2021 12

Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus 'Rescue' Plan 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus 'Rescue' PlanCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2021 12:0

Time to Angioplasty Is Crucial for Better Heart 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Time to Angioplasty Is Crucial for Better Heart Attack OutcomesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2

Previous Coronavirus Infection May Confer Immunity for at 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Previous Coronavirus Infection May Confer Immunity for at Least 5 MonthsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Revie

Shorter COVID Quarantine for College Athletes a Good 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Shorter COVID Quarantine for College Athletes a Good Idea, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review:

Pharmacy Chains Ready to Supply COVID-19 Vaccines to 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Pharmacy Chains Ready to Supply COVID-19 Vaccines to AmericansCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/20

Members of Biden's Pandemic Response Team Optimistic About 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: Members of Biden's Pandemic Response Team Optimistic About Vaccine RolloutCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Re

3 Steps Could Nearly Eliminate COVID Infections on 2021-01-16 02:00:00Title: 3 Steps Could Nearly Eliminate COVID Infections on College Campuses: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Rev