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U.S. is split between the vaccinated and unvaccinated – and deaths and hospitalizations reflect this divide

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Should fully immunized people wear masks indoors? An infectious disease physician weighs in

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How effective is the first shot of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine?

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Delta variant makes it even more important to get a COVID-19 vaccine, even if you've had the coronavirus

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Mindfulness meditation can make some Americans more selfish and less generous

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Prevention

Benjamin Franklin championed science after a smallpox divided Colonial America over inoculation

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Mental Health

The neuroscience behind why your brain may need time to adjust to ‘un-social distancing’

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A mix-and-match approach to COVID-19 vaccines could provide logistical and immunological benefits

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The next pandemic is already happening, but targeted disease surveillance can help prevent it

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I'm fully vaccinated but feel sick – should I get tested for COVID-19?

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Can people vaccinated against COVID-19 still spread the coronavirus?

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Prevention

Why do we get shots in the arm? It's all about the muscle

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Paying people to get vaccinated might work – but is it ethical?

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Online communities pose risks for children, but they are also important sources of support

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Can schools require COVID-19 vaccines for students now that Pfizer's shot is authorized for kids 12 and up?

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Wellness

Going back to the office? The colder temperature could lead to weight gain

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Wellness

Do you really need to drink 8 glasses of water a day?

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Adult Health

You don't have a male or female brain – the more brains scientists study, the weaker the evidence for sex differences

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Prevention

No, vaccine side effects don't tell you how well your immune system will protect you from COVID-19

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Parenting

How to help your kids break out of their pandemic bubble and transition back to being with others

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Anxious about going out into the world? You're not alone, but there's help

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Achieving Joe Biden's vision for July 4th will require Americans take critical steps

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Employers have a unique power to help fight vaccine skepticism

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Vaccine passports may be on the way – but are they a reason for hope or a cause for concern?

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Opinion

Seat belts and smoking rates show people eventually adopt healthy behaviors

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Why it matters that the coronavirus is changing – and what this means for vaccine effectiveness

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Mental Health

Hoarding, stockpiling, panic buying: What's normal behavior in an abnormal time?

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Illness

An epidemiologist explains the new CDC guidance on COVID-19 exposure

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When COVID-19 superspreaders are talking, where you sit in a room matters

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Women's Health

How birth control prescriptions by a pharmacist could broaden access and keep costs down

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Illness

How – not what – a person vapes may play a big role in health effects

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Opinion

Vaping likely has dangers that could take years for scientists to even know about

Parenting

Dr. Spock's timeless lessons in parenting

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Opinion

Stop calling it a choice: Biological factors drive homosexuality

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Health News

Stem cells could regenerate organs – but only if the body won't reject them

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Healthy Eating

Organic food health benefits have been hard to assess, but that could change

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Adult Health

Want better sleep? Try a warm bath or shower 1-2 hours before bedtime, study suggests

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Parenting

5 tips for parents to build communication skills with children with autism spectrum disorder

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Public Safety

Could a national gun buyback program reduce the 393 million guns on America's streets?

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Caregiving

How technology could help solve the caregiver shortage for seniors

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Heart transplant doctors could help more people by accepting donations from obese

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