January 15, 2021

Why Addressing Gun Violence as a Health Crisis Is Crucial for Change

Share on PinterestWith thousands of lives lost to gun violence every year, a growing number of experts believe we need to reframe how we think about […]
January 15, 2021

How Some People Have Gotten the COVID-19 Vaccine Early: What to Know

Share on PinterestPeople camped out in line for a COVID-19 vaccine. Octavio Jones/Getty Images With high demand for the coronavirus vaccine, some people are seeking ways […]
January 14, 2021

What Pharmacies Are Doing to Speed Up the COVID-19 Vaccination Process

Share on PinterestA nurse administers a COVID-19 vaccine during a clinic administered by CVS professionals at an assisted living facility in Maine. Portland Press Herald/Getty Images […]
January 14, 2021

Why Safe Injection Sites Are Considered More Effective Than Needle Exchange Programs

Share on PinterestExperts say safe injection sites can reduce opioid deaths and overdoses. Richard Lautens/Getty Images New research shows that safe injection sites offer many advantages […]
January 14, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation: How Social Media Fact Checks Can Help

Share on PinterestWith vaccination now underway, having accurate information will play an essential role in the public’s trust as we move into a new phase of […]
January 14, 2021

Why Heart Disease Deaths Rose During COVID-19 Surge

Share on PinterestGetting regular check ups is important even during a pandemic. Justin Paget/Getty Images As COVID-19 cases rose, fewer people were being diagnosed with cardiovascular […]
January 14, 2021

CDC Now Says Everyone Over 65 Should Get Access to COVID-19 Vaccine

With the coronavirus vaccine rollout dragging, the federal government is recommending several changes to help get more Americans vaccinated quickly. The federal government is urging states […]
January 14, 2021

U.S. No Longer Keeping Reserve COVID-19 Vaccine for Boosters: What Experts Think

Share on PinterestMore COVID-19 vaccines may soon be released to states. Boston Globe/Getty Images Both the Biden and Trump administrations plan to release more COVID-19 vaccine […]
January 13, 2021

What Pediatricians Say Schools Need to Do to Open Safely Under COVID-19

Share on PinterestExperts say children need to return to the classroom as soon as safely possible. Rich Legg/Getty Images The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says […]
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