In Hamilton, business owners are walking a tightrope between keeping people safe from the coronavirus and not driving them away.
In a highly anticipated meeting of the agency’s vaccine advisory board, some said that the current guidelines, which require two months of safety data after a volunteer has been vaccinated, were not enough.
Researchers once feared that school reopenings might spread the virus through communities. But so far there is little evidence that it’s happening.
The move indicated that the drug had cleared more rigorous hurdles since it was given emergency authorization in May.
Although most young people recover quickly, doctors are seeing more children and teens with lingering fatigue and other chronic problems.
Even if people coated the inside of their mouths with a coronavirus-killing chemical, a substantial amount of the virus would still remain in the body.
Older male chimps follow a pattern that researchers also see in humans, preferring to have positive relationships with a few good friends.
After two liver transplants, he founded an institute to increase awareness. He and his father, Robert Redford, also championed environmental films.
The health agency will license much of its material to the online encyclopedia, allowing the information to be reposted widely into almost 200 languages.
Critics say the agency has applied scant oversight and negligible penalties despite virus outbreaks at many plants in the spring.
A C.D.C. analysis finds that overall death rates have risen, particularly among young adults and people of color.
A Harvard researcher added up the number of years that Americans who died from Covid-19 might have lived had they reached a typical life expectancy.
Running pummels knees more than walking does, but in the process it may fortify and bulk up cartilage, helping stave off knee arthritis.
Mothers who were psychologically distressed during pregnancy had a higher risk of asthma in their offspring.
President Trump’s recent tests are a reminder that although many products exist, none test for infectiousness.
Critics said the study, sponsored by the W.H.O., was too poorly conducted to be definitive.
The Justice Department announced an $8 billion settlement with the company. Members of the Sackler family will pay $225 million in civil penalties but criminal investigations continue.
At the C.D.C., he waged a 13-year campaign to vanquish a deadly infectious disease that had ravaged the world for centuries. Victory came in 1977.
Alabama’s immense resources and a newly developed Southeastern Conference policy paved the way for Saban to return to the field only days after he tested positive for the coronavirus.
In the pandemic, rather than feeling depressed that the arrival of cold weather will mean you’ll be isolated indoors, try adopting a positive winter mind-set.