They say the benefits far outweigh risks, and ‘strongly encourage’ vaccination for those 12 and older.

NIH said a researcher asked for data, already published, to be deleted from a database.

As people return to pre-pandemic activities, that also means getting surgeries and procedures that require blood products.

Now at 20 percent of new U.S. infections, the variant that overwhelmed India and Britain threatens some parts of the country again, experts say.

The new information, included in interviews with agency officials and 83 pages of internal documents, might not quiet a furor over the drug Aduhelm that has drawn in Alzheimer’s doctors and patients, members of Congress, Medicare officials, and the agency itself.

Houston Methodist was one of the nation’s first health systems to impose a coronavirus vaccine mandate.

The United States will miss President Biden’s original goal of getting at least one dose of coronavirus vaccine to 70 percent of adults by July 4, White House coronavirus coordinator Jeff Zients conceded on Tuesday.

Six unvaccinated employees at a government building tested positive for the coronavirus within a two-week period, Manatee County Administrator Scott Hopes said.

The measure applies to all canines — including puppies, emotional support dogs, and dogs that traveled out of the United States and returning from high-risk countries.

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Russian scientists found the ancient animal called the bdelloid rotifer in soil taken from the river Alazeya in Russia’s region of Yakutia in the far north.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analyzed adult vaccination rates by age through May 22, finding 80 percent of adults older than 65 had been immunized compared with just 38.3 percent of 18- to 29-year-olds.

The advice includes annually reviewing your prescriptions with your doctor, using mail order and doing a spring-cleaning checkup of your meds.

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Some people joined because they lost jobs and income, while others continued to get the safety-net insurance because of pandemic rules against removing enrollees.

Fiber can help with weight and has been shown to help lower risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, experts say.

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At one point, the president mused about repatriating infected Americans in Asia to Guantanamo Bay Naval Base.

Speculation about origin abounds as the lab-leak theory puts a spotlight on virological research.

A 30-year-old Eugene, Ore., program has reduced calls to law enforcement, helped people and saved money. Other parts of the country are now starting similar programs.

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The toll of the past year led to greater hardships and mental health issues for many. But research indicates others emerged stronger and more successful. Here’s why.

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At least 12 people and 33 other dogs are confirmed to have been exposed to the rabid dog.

Researchers used insurance data collected during routine health exams for 3.5 million young adults in South Korea between 2003 and 2004.

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