LEARN TO SKATE THIS SUMMER

After a year spent largely indoors, adults are regaining a sense of balance on roller skates, bikes and skateboards.

THINGS TO DO AT HOME

This week, discover the cultural and societal impact of sneakers, practice your math skills or explore what a net zero climate might...

 
 
 

MINT DRINK RECIPES

Mint is a wonderful flavor to enrich warm-weather coolers.

EULA HALL, ONE-WOMAN RELIEF AGENCY IN APPALACHIA, DIES AT 93

Calling herself a “hillbilly activist,” she started a health care clinic and offered other services in chronically underserved eastern...

 
 
 

723 EPIDEMIOLOGISTS ON WHEN AND HOW THE U.S. CAN FULLY RETURN TO NORMAL

Government mandates are lifting, but these experts say the pandemic won't really end nationally until more people, including children,...

UNA REVOLUCIÓN PSICODÉLICA LLEGA A LA PSIQUIATRÍA

La psilocibina y el MDMA están a punto de convertirse en las nuevas terapias de moda, algo que no se veía desde el Prozac. Las universidades...

 
 
 

HOW SICKLE CELL TRAIT IN BLACK PEOPLE CAN GIVE THE POLICE COVER

Sickle cell trait has been cited in dozens of police custody deaths ruled accidental or natural, even though the condition is benign...

WHY THE C.D.C. CHANGED ITS ADVICE ON MASKS

Two scientific findings altered the calculus: Vaccinated people don't transmit the virus, and the shots are effective against variants.

 
 
 

PFIZER AND MODERNA SHOTS ARE POWERFULLY EFFECTIVE AGAINST VIRUS, ANALYSIS SAYS

A new study of 1,800 health care workers confirms that the vaccines are working well in the real world, outside clinical trials.

HOW THE UNITED STATES BEAT THE CORONAVIRUS VARIANTS, FOR NOW

The country has managed to avoid a variant-fueled spike in coronavirus cases. Scientists say we were lucky.

 
 
 

BUSINESSES OFFER PERKS TO VACCINATED CUSTOMERS

Tossing their masks, jumping on side-by-side treadmills, sharing peanuts next to fellow sports fans, the vaccinated find special freedoms...

HUNDREDS OF EPIDEMIOLOGISTS EXPECTED MASK-WEARING IN PUBLIC FOR AT LEAST A YEAR

The C.D.C. said Thursday that vaccinated Americans no longer needed masks in most places. Other disease experts recently had a different...

 
 
 

VACCINATED AMERICANS MAY GO WITHOUT MASKS IN MOST PLACES, FEDERAL OFFICIALS SAY

Fully vaccinated people do not have to wear masks or maintain social distance indoors or outdoors, with some exceptions, the C.D.C....

HUNDREDS OF EPIDEMIOLOGISTS EXPECTED MASK-WEARING IN PUBLIC FOR AT LEAST A YEAR

The C.D.C. said Thursday that vaccinated Americans no longer needed masks in most places. Other disease experts recently had a different...

 
 
 

COVID PANDEMIC DEMANDS AIR QUALITY CHANGES IN THE WORKPLACE, RESEARCHERS SAY

The researchers issued a call to action to improve indoor air quality as a safeguard against the spread of contagions like the coronavirus.

C.D.C. SAYS VACCINATED PEOPLE CAN GO MASKLESS IN MOST PLACES

Fully vaccinated people only need to wear masks in health care settings, on mass transit and in transportation hubs, and in prisons...

 
 
 

MORE SCIENTISTS URGE BROAD INQUIRY INTO CORONAVIRUS ORIGINS

Researchers urge an open mind, saying lack of evidence leaves theories of natural spillover and laboratory leak both viable.

MANY UNVACCINATED LATINOS IN THE U.S. WANT THE SHOT, NEW SURVEY FINDS

Issues of access and fears of employment and immigration consequences have kept their Covid vaccination rates low, the findings suggest.

 
 
 

A LINGERING EFFECT OF THE PANDEMIC: ‘NEVER-ENDING' GUILT

Many have felt unwarranted remorse over things they can't control. Here's how to stop the spiral.

COVID VACCINES PROTECT PREGNANT WOMEN, STUDY CONFIRMS

The shots may also have benefits for infants and do not seem to damage the placenta, according to the latest research.

 
 
 



India Records 3.11 Lakh New COVID-19 Cases

India Records 3.11 Lakh New COVID-19 Cases

India has recorded 3,11,170 new COVID-19 cases, and 4,077 fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said. Read more ...

Left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery reduces stroke risk

Left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery reduces stroke risk

In the LAAOS III trial, concomitant left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery for another indication reduced the risk for ischemic stroke and systemic embolism in... Read more ...

ACC past president: “The pandemic brought us closer together”

ACC past president: “The pandemic brought us closer together”

Citing “unprecedented challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic,” the immediate past president of the American College of Cardiology lauded members for their solidarity and... Read more ...

Apixaban post-TAVR not superior to standard care

Apixaban post-TAVR not superior to standard care

Apixaban was not superior to standard of care antithrombotic treatment for preventing thrombotic or bleeding events after successful transcatheter aortic valve replacement... Read more ...

Sacubitril/valsartan not superior to ramipril for prevention of HF, death...

Sacubitril/valsartan not superior to ramipril for prevention of HF, death after MI

Sacubitril/valsartan did not significantly reduce the rate of CV death, HF hospitalization or outpatient HF requiring treatment following acute MI compared with ramipril... Read more ...

Doctors are told to see patients face to face

Doctors are told to see patients face to face

From Monday, all patients In Britain will be able to request an in-person appointment with their doctor, unless they have Covid symptoms. Read more ...

Federal officials warn public about illegally imported catfish from Brazil

Federal officials warn public about illegally imported catfish from Brazil

Federal officials are warning the public to check their freezers for certain frozen catfish products after U.S. smuggling officials found they had been imported from... Read more ...

COVID-19 May Trigger Recurrence of Fatal Blood Clots in Arms

COVID-19 May Trigger Recurrence of Fatal Blood Clots in Arms

COVID-19 is found to trigger a rare recurrence of potentially serious blood clots in people's arms. Read more ...

Permanent Hearing Loss Caused by Cancer Drug can be Prevented

Permanent Hearing Loss Caused by Cancer Drug can be Prevented

Possible way to prevent permanent hearing loss caused by cancer drugs has been discovered. Read more ...

Arrhythmia can be Prevented by a Specific Compound

Arrhythmia can be Prevented by a Specific Compound

Compounds that may help prevent the risk of a form of arrhythmia that occurs from common medications. Read more ...