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When Can We Stop Wearing Masks?

When Can We Stop Wearing Masks?

Amid the turmoil of the last two years — a period that included a deadly pandemic,...

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House Passes Biden’s Build Back Better Bill

House Passes Biden’s Build Back Better Bill

WASHINGTON — The House narrowly passed the centerpiece of President Biden’s domestic...

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Study: Stillbirths Higher Among Pregnant Women with Covid

Study: Stillbirths Higher Among Pregnant Women with Covid

Pregnant women who had Covid-19 when they delivered their babies were almost twice...

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C.D.C. Panel Set to Meet on Pfizer and Moderna Boosters for All Adults

C.D.C. Panel Set to Meet on Pfizer and Moderna Boosters...

After weeks of contradictory statements and confusing guidelines about which Americans...

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CVS Will Close 900 Stores as it Looks Beyond Traditional Pharmacies

CVS Will Close 900 Stores as it Looks Beyond Traditional...

CVS will close about 300 stores a year in the next three years, the company said...

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2 Austrian States, Including Salzburg, to Impose Covid Lockdowns

2 Austrian States, Including Salzburg, to Impose Covid...

Two states in Austria will restrict public life for vaccinated and unvaccinated...

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Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug is unlikely to win E.U. approval.

Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug is unlikely to win E.U. approval.

The drug maker Biogen said on Wednesday that a panel of drug reviewers in the European...

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300 Minutes a Week of Moderate Exercise May Help Ward Off Cancer

300 Minutes a Week of Moderate Exercise May Help Ward Off...

To start calculating the P.A.F. of cancer resulting from inactivity, the American...

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The Core Legal Strategy Against Opioid Companies May Be Faltering

The Core Legal Strategy Against Opioid Companies May Be...

In 2014, as overdoses and deaths from prescription opioids were catapulting, gutting...

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Cities Are Not Only Tackling Covid, But Its Pollution, Too

Cities Are Not Only Tackling Covid, But Its Pollution,...

Trash surveys and cleanups Todd Clardy, a marine scientist in Los Angeles, sometimes...

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Veterans Have Become Unlikely Lobbyists in Push to Legalize Psychedelic Drugs

Veterans Have Become Unlikely Lobbyists in Push to Legalize...

“The key to doing that is getting the right people in front of the right constituencies,”...

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Pfizer Will Allow Its Covid Pill to Be Made and Sold Cheaply in Poor Countries

Pfizer Will Allow Its Covid Pill to Be Made and Sold Cheaply...

DURBAN, South Africa — Pfizer announced a deal on Tuesday to allow its promising...

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Home virus tests recalled over false positives reach 2 million kits.

Home virus tests recalled over false positives reach 2...

The Australian company Ellume has expanded a recall of its at-home coronavirus test...

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For Terminal Patients, the Barrier to Aid in Dying Can Be a State Line

For Terminal Patients, the Barrier to Aid in Dying Can...

“Fifteen days is everything when you are suffering,” said Kim Callinan, the president...

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Bariatric Surgery May Lower Risk for Severe Liver Disease, New Study Finds

Bariatric Surgery May Lower Risk for Severe Liver Disease,...

One in four American adults has fatty liver disease caused by obesity, not drinking,...

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'They See Us as the Enemy': Schools Nurses Face Pandemic Rage

'They See Us as the Enemy': Schools Nurses Face...

When a junior high school student in western Oregon tested positive for the coronavirus...