COVID

India’s COVID crisis pushes up the cost of living…

By Rajendra Jadhav and Saurabh Sharma SATARA/LUCKNOW, India (Reuters) – Ashok Khondare, a 39-year-old vegetable seller in the western Indian city of Pune, had...
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Covid vaccine trial launched for people with immune disorders

Only weeks before the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns began in March 2020, Nicole Wilson got a disheartening diagnosis. She’d been coping with a sinus infection...
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Rebekah Jones, the COVID Whistleblower Who Wasn’t

This is a story about Rebekah Jones, a former dashboard manager at the Florida Department of Health (FDOH), who has single-handedly managed to convince...
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Dealing with COVID catastrophe, India now reporting ‘black fungus’

Amid the staggering 300,000 to 400,000 COVID-19 infections reported daily over the last week in India, doctors are now reporting a new problem: a...
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They Haven’t Gotten a COVID Vaccine Yet. But They…

According to a new U.S. census estimate, some 30 million American adults who are open to getting a COVID-19 vaccine have not yet managed...
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Are ‘covid nails’ a sign you had the virus?…

At this point in the pandemic, the coronavirus’s devastating effects on the human body have been well documented. But unusual symptoms that may be...
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Is It COVID or the Flu? New Combo Tests…

In January, a man in his 60s with heart disease and diabetes went to a South Dakota hospital with a cough and fever, worried...
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What level of antibodies protect against COVID? Researchers are…

To prove their COVID-19 vaccines worked, companies had to enroll more than 100,000 participants in months-long clinical trials. Next time, Peter Gilbert wants such...
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India's seven-day COVID average at new high, WHO issues…

India’s seven-day COVID average at new high, WHO issues warning on strain
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