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How the Coronavirus Steals the Sense of Smell

How the Coronavirus Steals the Sense of Smell

Few of Covid-19’s peculiarities have piqued as much interest as anosmia, the abrupt...

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Covid May Cause Changes in the Brain, New Study Finds

Covid May Cause Changes in the Brain, New Study Finds

Covid-19 may cause greater loss of gray matter and tissue damage in the brain than...

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Sacklers and Purdue Reach Settlement as Opioids Crisis Continues

Sacklers and Purdue Reach Settlement as Opioids Crisis...

After hundreds of hours of negotiations mediated by Judge Shelley Chapman of federal...

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The Synthetic Nicotine Loophole Fueling a Return to Teenage Vaping

The Synthetic Nicotine Loophole Fueling a Return to Teenage...

“Sometimes so many people are vaping in the bathrooms, it’s hard to do anything...

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Texas Youth Gender Clinic Closed Last Year Under Political Pressure

Texas Youth Gender Clinic Closed Last Year Under Political...

Some parents were angered by that explanation. “That doesn’t explain an awful lot...

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Masking Did Help Protect Children From Covid Last Fall, According to a C.D.C. Study

Masking Did Help Protect Children From Covid Last Fall,...

More and more American school districts have dropped mask mandates in recent weeks...

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Patient Who Recieved Groundbreaking Pig Heart Transplant Dies

Patient Who Recieved Groundbreaking Pig Heart Transplant...

The first person to have his failing heart replaced with that of a genetically altered...

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Uncertainty for Biden’s Covid Plan After Aid Is Dropped From Spending Bill

Uncertainty for Biden’s Covid Plan After Aid Is Dropped...

By May, she said, the current supply of monoclonal antibody drugs used to treat...

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New Vaccine Findings Pose Tough Questions for Parents of Young Children

New Vaccine Findings Pose Tough Questions for Parents of...

For American parents, particularly those with young children, the last couple of...

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‘You Murdered My Daughter’: Relatives of OxyContin Victims Confront the Sacklers

‘You Murdered My Daughter’: Relatives of OxyContin Victims...

While state and local governments will divide up billions from the Sacklers and...

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An Undiscovered Coronavirus? The Mystery of the ‘Russian Flu’

An Undiscovered Coronavirus? The Mystery of the ‘Russian...

Dr. Taubenberger predicts better evidence will emerge. He and John Oxford, emeritus...

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A Woman Is Cured of H.I.V. Using a Novel Treatment

A Woman Is Cured of H.I.V. Using a Novel Treatment

A bone marrow transplant is not a realistic option for most patients. Such transplants...

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Doctors Are More Likely to Describe Black Patients as Uncooperative, Studies Find

Doctors Are More Likely to Describe Black Patients as Uncooperative,...

Regardless of race, unmarried patients and those on government health plans like...

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Lia Thomas, Trans Swimmer, Revives Debate About Sex Testing in Sports

Lia Thomas, Trans Swimmer, Revives Debate About Sex Testing...

“It seems clear that defendants knowingly instituted this test for the sole purpose...

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What to Know About Boosters and Vaccine Restrictions for International Travel

What to Know About Boosters and Vaccine Restrictions for...

Israel’s policy is currently the closest to Switzerland’s, but it is likely to change...

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Covid Patients May Have Increased Risk of Mental Health Problems

Covid Patients May Have Increased Risk of Mental Health...

After having Covid, people were 55 percent more likely to be taking prescribed antidepressants...