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Failed Assassination Attempt on Joe Biden.

North Carolina man who was found with a pickup truck full of guns and explosives had been looking for how to kill...

Set ground rules and keep it intimate: 10 tips for hosting a COVID-safe wedding

Any wedding you plan or attend will be quite different to one held before COVID-19. The rules around how many wedding guests are allowed change...

Volunteer dies during trial of Oxford Corona Vaccine

On October 15, one participant died during a vaccine trial at Oxford University and AstraZeneca being developed to control the global pandemic...

Lawmakers have Warned That Russia might be Meddling to Re-elect Trump

But they went from propaganda to deliberate interference in this election," John Hultquist, senior director of FireEye, a Silicon Valley security firm,...

The government has thrown another $171 million at the problem. But a real plan for aged care has been missing all along

As deaths in aged care continue to rise, the community may find the Morrison government’s announcement of an additional A$171.5 million to...

What happens when COVID-19 and influenza collide? Can hospitals handle the strain?

Flu season is just around the corner, and the United States still hasn’t contained the coronavirus. That sets up an unsettling challenge this fall:...

Rapid screening tests that prioritize speed over accuracy could be key to ending the coronavirus pandemic

Broad access to testing is one of the most powerful tools to keep the coronavirus  pandemic under control until there’s an effective vaccine in...

How to use ventilation and air filtration to prevent the spread of coronavirus indoors

The vast majority of SARS-CoV-2 transmission occurs indoors, most of it from the inhalation of airborne particles that contain the coronavirus. The best way...

Wearable fitness devices deliver early warning of possible COVID-19 infection

The difficulty many people have getting tested for SARS-CoV-2 and delays in receiving test results make early warning of possible COVID-19 infections all the...

Obamacare’s unexpected bonus: How the Affordable Care Act is helping middle-aged Americans during the pandemic

Ten years after the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the Trump administration is now asking the Supreme Court to overturn it. Yet it’s...

African American teens face mental health crisis but are less likely than whites to get treatment

Black youth in the U.S. experience more illness, poverty, and discrimination than their white counterparts. These issues put them at higher risk for depression...

Yes, kids can get COVID-19 – 3 pediatricians explain what’s known about coronavirus and children

We are three pediatric infectious disease specialists who live and work in West Virginia. The West Virginia University health system serves 400,000 children and...

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What you – and doctors – should watch for if you have COVID-19

Even though President Donald Trump is back at the White House following his hospitalization for COVID-19, people around the world are watching his health,...

School nurses should be leading the COVID-19 response, but many schools don’t have one

  In schools trying to hold in-person classes this fall, students and staff will be looking to one person for guidance with the coronavirus pandemic:...

Colleges and the Thanksgiving COVID-19 risk: Fauci’s right – holiday plans may have to change

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s leading infectious disease expert, warned this week that families may need to change their Thanksgiving plans to keep everyone...