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I routinely “lost” whole years when my heart and brain were attacked by the disease, a chronic and potentially lethal inflammatory ailment.

  • Rebecca Stanfel
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If what you’re reading seems too good to be true, it just might be.

  • Marc Zimmer
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Poison control centers say candy-like pot edibles are falling into the hands — and mouths — of kids.

  • Caren Chesler
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The National Center for Health Statistics compiles and releases tons of data on such issues as coronavirus deaths, drug overdoses, mental health and others.

  • Erin Blakemore
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NIH reverses internal ban on purchase of fetal tissue and eliminates ethics review for grant applications from university researchers.

Advocates demand action against a product that has increased illnesses and death in Black communities.

Friday letter is seen as an effort to push Texas officials toward expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

With three coronavirus vaccines receiving federal clearance, we answer your questions — from when you should get vaccinated to how they work and how they were made so quickly.

HHS secretary says NIH will make an announcement Friday, potentially restoring research that uses cells from abortions.

Six women who had the vaccine suffered from cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, a rare blood clot. Here’s what to know about symptoms of blood clots if you received the vaccine.

Vaccines drive down covid-19 mortality, even as the CDC reports 5,800 “breakthrough” infections in people who had received shots.

Federal health officials had recommended Tuesday that states pause use of the vaccine while agencies review six U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of brain blood clot among the more than 7 million people who received the shot.

Messenger RNA influenza vaccines could be more effective than traditional flu shots and protect against numerous strains for years at time, researchers say.

Clinics offering the one-shot vaccine were canceled throughout the country, affecting students, shift workers, rural residents and other hard-to-reach groups.

Sierra Mar, a resort restaurant in Big Sur, Calif., has added new technology to reduce possible transmission of coronavirus and other of airborne pathogens.

Their goal was to protect the public and be transparent, but critics worry they overreacted and might undermine vaccine confidence.

The agencies said Tuesday that they are reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the shot.

How many doses of the vaccine will be available in your state?

Many scientists and public health experts say that the outdoor spaces warming under spring sun should be viewed as havens in the battle against coronavirus and restriction-induced fatigue.

This will remove most virus particles, according to the CDC. Disinfecting sprays and wipes are needed only when someone who has covid-19 has recently been in the home.

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