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Over 75 Percent of Long Covid Patients Were Not Hospitalized for Initial Illness, Study Finds

Over 75 Percent of Long Covid Patients...

Researchers analyzed the largest database of private insurance claims in the United...

Why Are Sexually Transmitted Infections Surging?

Why Are Sexually Transmitted Infections...

After reaching historic lows more than a decade ago, rates are on the rise again.

How the Clean The World Nonprofit Recycles Hotel Soap for Those in Need

How the Clean The World Nonprofit Recycles...

Meet Shawn Siepler, the founder of Clean the World. The nonprofit recycles partially...

Doctors Gave Her Antipsychotics. She Decided to Live With Her Voices.

Doctors Gave Her Antipsychotics. She...

A new movement wants to shift mainstream thinking away from medication and toward...

What a Gene and Its Risks Could Mean for Kidney Transplants

What a Gene and Its Risks Could Mean...

Kidneys from Black donors are automatically downgraded in transplant assessments,...

Targeting the Uneven Burden of Kidney Disease on Black Americans

Targeting the Uneven Burden of Kidney...

New treatments aim for a gene variant causing the illness in people of sub-Saharan...

New Research Offers Clues as to Why Some Babies Die of SIDS

New Research Offers Clues as to Why...

The study could pave the way for newborn screening — but the results still need...

F.D.A. and Abbott Reach Agreement on Baby Formula to Try to Ease Shortage

F.D.A. and Abbott Reach Agreement on...

The company said production could resume in about 2 weeks and store shelves would...

Are You Happy? Your Boss Is Asking.

Are You Happy? Your Boss Is Asking.

To some, the pursuit of workplace happiness — and its price, like an $18,000 “happiness...

How Often Can You Be Infected With the Coronavirus?

How Often Can You Be Infected With...

The spread of the Omicron variant has given scientists an unsettling answer: repeatedly,...

Ex-Nurse Convicted in Fatal Medication Error Gets Probation

Ex-Nurse Convicted in Fatal Medication...

RaDonda Vaught, a former nurse at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Tennessee,...

Common Medications Can Prolong Back Pain, Study Says

Common Medications Can Prolong Back...

A clinical trial will be needed to verify the research, which offered a warning...

North Korea Reports 6 Covid Deaths  and Explosive Spread

North Korea Reports 6 Covid Deaths...

The country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, said 187,800 people were in quarantine, and state...

In South Korea, ‘Ghost Surgeries’ Lead to Cameras in Hospitals

In South Korea, ‘Ghost Surgeries’ Lead...

After scandals in which doctors let unsupervised assistants operate on patients,...

The Tick That Causes a Meat Allergy Is on the Move

The Tick That Causes a Meat Allergy...

The lone star tick can trigger an allergic reaction to red meat in those bitten....

At Biden’s Summit, Other Nations Pledge Billions to Bolster Pandemic Response

At Biden’s Summit, Other Nations Pledge...

The meeting was meant to reinvigorate the response as vaccination and testing lag....

North Korea Reports 6 Deaths as Covid-19 Spreads ‘Explosively’

North Korea Reports 6 Deaths as Covid-19...

The country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, said 187,800 people were in quarantine, and state...

Kim Jong-un Orders Lockdown as North Korea Reports First Covid Cases

Kim Jong-un Orders Lockdown as North...

The country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, ordered a national lockdown after a subvariant...