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How the end of the CDC’s indoor masking recommendation may go down in history

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What sequence analysis and computation reveal about the deadly spread of the virus

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Both Jimmy Kimmel and John Oliver addressed the problem of decreasing Covid-19 vaccination rates, but only one did it well

John Oliver discussing Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy in a recent show.


Tucker Carlson’s toxic disinformation about Covid vaccines may well cost someone their life

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Don’t skip your second Pfizer or Moderna shot. Without it, your protection won’t be as strong or long-lasting.

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Writers on Medium address the country’s disaster


Public Health Weekly

The latest Covid insights from former CDC Director Tom Frieden

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The fourth surge is here

The feared fourth surge is building. CDC reports in its Covid Data Tracker Weekly that cases are up more than 8% nationally over the past week, and test positivity rates have risen slightly, to 5.1%.


It would provide a first-line defense against the virus

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Scientists with the World Health Organization urge nations to heed the data

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Harvard panelists discuss what’s next for the country and the coronavirus

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