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October 15, 2020

Older Adults Are More at Risk for COVID-19. So Why Don’t Vaccine Trials Include Them?

Share on PinterestFew older adults are included in vaccine trials. Halfpoint Images / Getty Images A recent study published in September in JAMA: The Journal of […]
October 15, 2020

How to Keep the Peace with Family and Friends Before the Election

Share on PinterestHow do you navigate difficult political discussions with the people you’re closest to in the weeks leading up to this year’s presidential election? Experts […]
October 14, 2020

How Long Can the Novel Coronavirus Live on a Surface? Temperature and Light Make a Big Difference

Share on PinterestResearchers say the novel coronavirus can survive for weeks in cool temperatures and dark surroundings. Cavan Images/Getty Images Researchers say the novel coronavirus can […]
October 14, 2020

Unexpected Ways the COVID-19 Vaccine May Be Delayed

Share on PinterestVaccine trials are in the final stage of testing before they can be approved. Kirsty O’Connor – PA Images / Getty Images Even after […]
October 14, 2020

The Medical Community Has Failed People of Color in the Past: These Doctors Want to Build Trust

Share on PinterestThe nation’s leading organization of Black physicians has set up an expert task force to vet regulators’ decisions about COVID-19 drugs and vaccines.SEAN LOCKE […]
October 14, 2020

4 Simple Tips to Avoid Developing ‘Tech Neck’ During COVID-19

Share on PinterestThe COVID-19 pandemic has millions of Americans spending a lot more time with technology, increasing our risk of developing tech neck. Hiraman/Getty Images With […]
October 14, 2020

How Long Does It Take for COVID-19 to Stop Being Contagious?

Share on PinterestPresident Trump held a rally less than two weeks after testing positive for COVID-19. Joe Raedle/Getty Images We don’t have a test to determine […]
October 13, 2020

COVID-19 Is Happening All Over Again in Florida

Share on PinterestExperts say the governor’s executive order reopening businesses a few weeks ago is already driving an increase in COVID-19 cases. Octavio Jones/Stringer/Getty Images Florida […]
October 13, 2020

Even If You Have Severe Lung Disease, You Can Safely Wear a Mask

Share on PinterestWearing a mask is the safest option during the COVID-19 pandemic. Noam Galai / Getty Images A study found that even people with severe […]
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