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The Latest: Japan's Abe says vaccine a priority 2020-05-25 10:05:52Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said the swift development of vaccines and effective treatments for COVID-19 are priorities towards achievin

States give few details on billions spent on 2020-05-25 10:04:39U.S. states are spending billions of dollars buying protective medical supplies amid the coronavirus crisis, but many aren’t sharing details

Asia Today: South Korea to require masks on 2020-05-25 10:02:18South Koreans must wear masks when using public transportation and taxis nationwide starting Tuesday

Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite 2020-05-25 09:48:42A spat is brewing between Germany’s federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restricti

Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas 2020-05-25 09:30:19Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is lifting a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas, ending the restrictions nation

UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's 2020-05-25 08:36:03British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures are being overshadowed by an outcry over the movements of a

US faces a Memorial Day like no other; 2020-05-25 07:52:06Americans prepared to mark an unusual Memorial Day as the coronavirus pandemic ruled out traditional commemorations

Car convoys, small ceremonies to mark Memorial Day 2020-05-25 06:46:19Memorial Day in New York City is being marked with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military memb

Greece reopens island ferries, cafes in tourism restart 2020-05-25 06:23:04Travel to the islands had been generally off-limits.

Japan ends coronavirus state of emergency as it 2020-05-25 05:26:33Japan ends coronavirus state of emergency as it lifts restrictions in last areas including Tokyo

White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet 2020-05-25 02:30:21Nearly two weeks ago the White House urged governors to ensure that every nursing home resident and staff member be tested for the coronavirus within

The Latest: Japan set to end Tokyo's state 2020-05-24 21:54:05Japan is set to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other remaining prefectures later Monday, ending the measure that has last

NYT > Health

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More U.S. Workers New! 2020-05-28 10:11:00Testing becomes a campaign issue: President Trump would leave it to the states, while Joseph R. Biden Jr. said he would create a national program. Eve

‘We Loved Each Other’: Fauci Recalls Larry Kramer, New! 2020-05-28 10:06:30In public, the activist berated the infectious disease expert for federal inaction on AIDS. But their affection lasted decades and changed the course

Coronavirus Live: Global Updates New! 2020-05-28 09:34:52A fire tore through a Covid-19 ward in Bangladesh, killing five. And scientists are revising the timeline of when the virus reached Europe and the Uni

on the Four Months After First Case, U.S. New! 2020-05-28 08:23:54Scientists are revising the timeline of how the virus spread. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said she would direct public school districts to share f

Pandemic Swells in South America, as the U.S. New! 2020-05-28 06:35:43Gaza reports its first coronavirus death. New York is allowing gatherings of up to 10.

‘It’s Too Late’: In Sprawling Indonesia, Coronavirus Surges New! 2020-05-28 05:11:22A random sampling of thousands found that one in 10 had antibodies for the coronavirus, an alarming glimpse at what could be runaway transmission.

France Bans Malaria Drug for Coronavirus Treatments New! 2020-05-28 00:57:21Nissan and Renault and trying to reset their troubled relationship. An E.U. recovery plan could bring the bloc closer to a shared budget.

Coronavirus Epidemics Began Later Than Believed, Study Concludes New! 2020-05-27 23:50:40In Washington State and Italy, the first confirmed cases were not linked to the outbreaks that followed, the analysis found. The epidemics were seeded

Is Takeout and Delivery Food Safe? New! 2020-05-27 21:00:21Yes, if you follow some common-sense guidelines. Here are some answers from health experts.

Big Pharmacy Chains Also Fed the Opioid Epidemic, 2020-05-27 20:10:57New details emerge in a lawsuit asserting that chains including CVS, Rite Aid and Walgreens sold millions of pills in small towns but rarely flagged s

Coronavirus Isn’t Keeping Florida Crowds From SpaceX Launch 2020-05-27 17:49:22Many beachside hotels along the state’s Space Coast were already at capacity before Wednesday’s scheduled launch, a local tourism executiv

When Couples Fight About Virus Risks 2020-05-27 12:04:53Should the kids use a public bathroom? Is bike riding with friends allowed? Here’s how to deal with a new kind of parenting disagreement.

Scientific American: Health

A Day in the Life of a COVID-19 New! 2020-05-28 07:00:00The pandemic challenges a young critical care doctor in ways he could never have imagined -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

COVID-19 Vaccine Developers Search for Antibodies That 'First New! 2020-05-28 06:45:00Biotechs and pharma want to protect patients without triggering immune system havoc -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

How Anti-Science Attitudes Have Impacted the Coronavirus Pandemic 2020-05-27 10:30:00A leading Brazilian scientist discusses the challenges faced by the country, which has the world’s third-highest number of COVID-19 cases -- Rea

Precision Mobile Testing Is Key to Opening the 2020-05-27 10:00:00Fighting COVID-19 with our antiquated paradigm of centralized health care delivery is like fighting World War III with a musket -- Read more on Scient

A Monday Is a Tuesday Is a Sunday 2020-05-27 09:00:00A global natural experiment examines the time warp of life under quarantine -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What Are the Health Benefits of Yerba Mate? 2020-05-26 15:00:00The impressive health benefits of drinking yerba mate include increased energy and enhanced weight loss. Should you trade your coffee or tea for this

One Key Factor in whether COVID-19 Will Wane 2020-05-26 12:00:00Seasonal respite from the pandemic will depend on what happens indoors, not just outdoors -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

New Design Helps N95 Mask Wearers Breathe Easier 2020-05-26 11:00:00The device prevents oxygen deprivation in coronavirus-blocking respirators -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Special Challenge of Fighting COVID-19 in Africa 2020-05-25 12:00:00Western governments and NGOs are grappling with their own outbreaks, leaving African nations largely on their own -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

Will the Earth 'Remember' the Coronavirus Pandemic? 2020-05-25 06:45:00Tree rings, ice cores and sediment deposits could record changes in pollution during the global shutdown -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Gut Microbes May Be Key to Solving Food 2020-05-23 08:00:00New therapeutics are testing whether protective bacteria can dampen harmful immune responses to food -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Skinny Genes Tell Fat to Burn 2020-05-22 21:30:00A gene whose mutated form is associated with cancer in humans turns out to have a role in burning calories over a long evolutionary history. -- Rea

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After Heart Attack, Home Care Can Prevent a New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: After Heart Attack, Home Care Can Prevent a Return to HospitalCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/20

Too Often, Bullying Has Lethal Consequences for LGBT New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Too Often, Bullying Has Lethal Consequences for LGBT TeensCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 1

6 Expert Tips for Defusing Kids' Quarantine Meltdowns New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: 6 Expert Tips for Defusing Kids' Quarantine MeltdownsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00

Mindfulness May Ease the Emotional Burden of MS New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Mindfulness May Ease the Emotional Burden of MSCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

AHA News: Strokes in the Spine Are Rare New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: AHA News: Strokes in the Spine Are Rare - But DangerousCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:0

Bike-Sharing Gets Commuters Out of Cars: Study New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Bike-Sharing Gets Commuters Out of Cars: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

FDA Approves Drug to Treat Severe Malaria New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: FDA Approves Drug to Treat Severe MalariaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

Clotting Tied to COVID-19 May Harm the Placenta New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Clotting Tied to COVID-19 May Harm the PlacentaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

Coronavirus Cases Ticking Upwards in Nearly a Dozen New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Coronavirus Cases Ticking Upwards in Nearly a Dozen U.S. StatesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2

Preventative Meds Help Reduce Rebound Headaches: Study New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: Preventative Meds Help Reduce Rebound Headaches: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00

White House Announces Plan for Medicare Recipients to New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: White House Announces Plan for Medicare Recipients to Get Insulin at $35 Per MonthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Edito

What Are Your Chances of Having a Second New! 2020-05-28 03:00:00Title: What Are Your Chances of Having a Second IVF Baby?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2020 12:00:00