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The Latest: Mexico tops 35,000 deaths, 4th highest 2020-07-12 23:25:25Mexican officials say the number of confirmed COVID-19 deaths has passed 35,000, making it the country with the fourth highest total

Serbia police detain 71 after 4th night of 2020-07-12 23:23:10Serbian police say they have detained 71 people after clashes erupted during the fourth night of anti-government protests that were initially sparked

Asia Today: Australian hot spot sees new virus 2020-07-12 22:50:45Australia’s worst-hit Victoria state recorded fewer coronavirus cases on Monday, but a health official has warned the disease spread might yet w

Houston leaders call for city lockdown amid virus 2020-07-12 18:59:33Hospitals strain to handle the onslaught of patients sick with the coronavirus.

Coronavirus surge in Eastern Europe causes new restrictions 2020-07-12 18:20:18With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record

Spain holds 2 regional elections amid small virus 2020-07-12 17:44:48Over 4.4 million Spaniards in two northern regions have voted in regional elections Sunday amid tight security measures to avoid more outbreaks of the

Virus spread, not politics should guide schools, doctors 2020-07-12 15:32:20As the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force U.S. schools to resume in-person education, public health experts warn that a one-size-fi

'Moving target': Schools deal with new plans, Trump 2020-07-12 15:30:21President Donald Trump is calling for new guidance from federal health officials to reopen the nation's schools buildings

As virus rages in US, New York guards 2020-07-12 13:04:34As coronavirus rages out of control in other parts of the U.S., New York is offering an example after taming the nation’s deadliest outbreak thi

Florida shatters national record with 15,300 new confirmed 2020-07-12 11:27:17Florida shatters national record with 15,300 new confirmed coronavirus cases

California now allows nursing home visits, but few 2020-07-12 11:08:48For months, California’s skilled nursing facilities have been shut down to visitors to keep out the coronavirus

Virus cases up sharply in Africa, India as 2020-07-12 09:49:23South Africa’s confirmed coronavirus cases have doubled in two weeks to a quarter-million, and India has seen its biggest daily spike as its tot

NYT > Health

Florida Tops U.S. Record With Over 15,000 New New! 2020-07-13 08:10:21Florida set a single-day U.S. record with over 15,000 new cases. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos pushes for U.S. schools to reopen.

How Koalas With an S.T.D. Could Help Humanity New! 2020-07-13 07:41:39When it comes to finding a vaccine for chlamydia, the world’s most popular sexually transmitted infection, koalas may prove a key ally.

Choke Point for U.S. Coronavirus Response: The Fax New! 2020-07-13 05:00:15Before public health officials can manage the pandemic, they must deal with a broken data system that sends incomplete results in formats they can&rsq

What’s Missing in the Effort to Stop Maternal New! 2020-07-13 05:00:09The U.S. could prevent two-thirds of deaths during or within a year of pregnancy, research suggests.

Trump’s Health Officials Warn More Will Die as 2020-07-12 16:42:00They struck a sober note on Sunday’s news programs, strongly urging the vast majority of people in hard-hit cities and states to wear masks and

Louisiana Orders Bars Closed and Masks for Most 2020-07-12 09:39:42Trump wears a mask publicly for the first time. Disney World reopened, despite a surge in Florida. Thousands of Israelis protested the government&rsqu

How to Reopen Schools: What Science and Other 2020-07-11 16:07:39The pressure to bring American students back to classrooms is intense, but the calculus is tricky with infections still out of control in many communi

Study of Coronavirus in Pregnant Women Finds Striking 2020-07-11 13:00:59About 10 percent of Black and Latino participants in a Philadelphia study of pregnant women had been exposed to the coronavirus, compared with 2 perce

New Coronavirus Cases in U.S. Soar Past 68,000, 2020-07-11 08:02:33The number of daily global cases also broke a record, with the United States as the biggest source of new infections. The U.S. death toll is also on t

What Happens When You’re Disabled but Nobody Can 2020-07-10 14:02:01The author and clinical psychologist Andrew Solomon examines the disabilities that ramps and reserved parking spots don’t address.

Why We Still Don’t Know Enough About Covid-19 2020-07-10 13:49:41More than six months into the pandemic there’s still a lot we don’t know about how the coronavirus affects pregnant women and babies.

Sutter Health’s Request to Delay $575 Million Settlement 2020-07-10 10:23:17The large California hospital system wanted to postpone an agreement reached in a state antitrust case, as coronavirus cases rise.

Scientific American: Health

COVID-19 Is Forcing Us to Rethink Clinical Trials 2020-07-09 07:00:00Participation rates were already low, but the pandemic threatens to drive them even lower -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Mounting Evidence Suggests Coronavirus is Airborne--but Health Advice 2020-07-08 16:30:00After months of denying the importance of aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the World Health Organization is reconsidering its stance​ -- Read

Vaccinations Have Sharply Declined Nationwide during the COVID-19 2020-07-08 07:30:00Rates of childhood immunization have fallen across the U.S., raising the risk of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks​ -- Read more on Scientif

Coronavirus Is Attacking the Navajo 'because We Have 2020-07-08 07:00:00A traditional Diné storyteller explains how disadvantage and injustice have shaped her people’s encounter with COVID-19 -- Read more on S

Animals Use Social Distancing to Avoid Disease 2020-07-08 06:45:00Lobsters, birds and some primates use quarantine to ward off infections -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Biggest Psychological Experiment in History Is Running 2020-07-06 09:00:00What can the pandemic teach us about how people respond to adversity? -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Lessons for COVID-19 from the Early Days of 2020-07-06 08:00:00A pioneer in the fight against HIV reflects on the dangers of excess optimism about a coronavirus vaccine -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Coronavirus News Roundup: June 27-July 3 2020-07-03 15:00:00Here are pandemic highlights for the week -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Dentist Will See You Now: But Will 2020-07-02 06:45:00Dental practices are taking measures to keep patients safe. Some people are wary, however -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Rape Kits Are Sitting on Shelves, Untested 2020-07-01 10:00:00Evidence gathered in sexual-assault cases could catch more criminals—if anyone bothered to look -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What if Doctors Stopped Prescribing Weight Loss? 2020-06-30 10:00:00Focusing on body size isn’t making people healthier. Some clinicians are trying a different approach -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

To Spot Future Coronavirus Flare-Ups, Search the Sewers 2020-06-30 06:45:00Wastewater-based epidemiology can test large groups of people and help better allocate scarce resources -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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Marijuana, E-Cigarettes Enticing More Young Adults 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: Marijuana, E-Cigarettes Enticing More Young AdultsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2020 12:00:00 A

Blood Test May Reveal Concussion Severity With Accuracy 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: Blood Test May Reveal Concussion Severity With Accuracy of Spinal TapCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7

With Social Distancing, Schools Should Be Safe to 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: With Social Distancing, Schools Should Be Safe to Reopen This Fall, Experts SayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editoria

AHA News: Where Do New Viruses Like the 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: AHA News: Where Do New Viruses Like the Coronavirus Come From?Category: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/202

Coronavirus May be Passed From Pregnant Women to 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: Coronavirus May be Passed From Pregnant Women to Babies: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/20

Coronavirus Fears Kept Many Essential Workers at Home 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: Coronavirus Fears Kept Many Essential Workers at Home in April: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7

5 Years, No Fatal ODs: Study Finds 'Safe 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: 5 Years, No Fatal ODs: Study Finds 'Safe Injection Sites' Can Save LivesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Revi

WHO Affirms That Coronavirus Can Linger in Indoor 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: WHO Affirms That Coronavirus Can Linger in Indoor AirCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2020 12:00:0

'Aerosol Boxes' Meant to Protect COVID Health Teams 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: 'Aerosol Boxes' Meant to Protect COVID Health Teams Might Harm Them: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Re

'Broken Heart Syndrome' Has Risen During Pandemic: Study 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: 'Broken Heart Syndrome' Has Risen During Pandemic: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2020 12

Another Record-Breaking Day of New Coronavirus Cases in 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: Another Record-Breaking Day of New Coronavirus Cases in U.S.Category: Health NewsCreated: 7/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2020

In Many Cases, Hip Replacement Also Eases Back 2020-07-11 03:00:00Title: In Many Cases, Hip Replacement Also Eases Back PainCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2020 12:00:00