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For Kids with Long COVID, Good Treatment Is Hard to Find

Ayden Varno was outside doing chores one day in April 2021 when he felt...

The Race to Make a Vaccine for Breast Cancer

When Karen Lynch was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 44, it was a...

Why Infectious Disease Outbreaks Are Becoming So Common

SARS-CoV-2. Monkeypox. Polio. Marburg. These viruses are no longer familiar just to public-health experts,...

How Jennifer Doudna’s Life Has Changed Since Discovering CRISPR 10 Years Ago

Jennifer Doudna was staring at a computer screen filled with a string of As,...

India’s Vaccine Rollout Stumbles as COVID-19 Cases Decline. That’s Bad News for the Rest of the World

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Biden Wants to Reopen Schools Within 100 Days. Here’s Why That Might Not Happen

A cozy fire flickered in the background and the mood was friendly as Dr....

The U.S. Fumbled Its Early Vaccine Rollout. Will the Biden Administration Put America Back on Track?

On a frigid morning in January, Trudy Ronnel settled into her favorite sofa chair...

mRNA Technology Gave Us the First COVID-19 Vaccines. It Could Also Upend the Drug Industry

“No!” The doctor snapped. “Look at me!” I had been staring her in the...

On World AIDS Day, Those Who Fought the 1980s Epidemic Find Striking Differences and Tragic Parallels in COVID-19

More than three decades after the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the first World...

The U.S. COVID-19 Outbreak Is Worse Than It’s Ever Been. Why Aren’t We Acting Like It?

Nothing about the current COVID-19 explosion should come as a surprise. As the virus...
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10,500 Toddler Bottles and Cups Recalled Over Lead Poisoning Risk

A company has recalled about 10,500 bottles and cups for toddlers over lead poisoning concerns to children if a part of the product breaks...

Diving Into the Local Culture on the Caribbean Island of St. Lucia

“Here, smell this,” said Hans Mathurin, 29, as he pulled off the road, rolled down his window and snatched a leaf off a bush....

St. Louis mayor Tishaura Jones quits Twitter over Elon Musk’s Ferguson tweet

She flew the coop. The mayor of St. Louis said she has quit Twitter, citing a now-deleted tweet by the company’s new...

Blank sheets of paper become symbol of defiance in China protests

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese protesters have turned to blank sheets of paper to express their anger over COVID-19 restrictions in a rare,...

Tech Turmoil Complicates Canada’s Policing of the Online World

Back in the spring my colleague Cade Metz, who covers artificial intelligence, driverless cars, robotics, virtual reality and other new technologies for The New...

Meet the House Republicans Who Will Wield Power in the New Congress

WASHINGTON — Republicans may have won control of the House by only the slimmest of margins, but in a chamber that operates purely by...