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Vaccine Makers to Update Boosters to Target Omicron Subvariants

Vaccine Makers to Update Boosters to Target Omicron Subvariants

The FDA announced has asked vaccine makers to update their COVID booster shots to...

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How Much Health Insurers Pay for Almost Everything Is About to Go Public

How Much Health Insurers Pay for Almost Everything Is About...

New government rules force health insurers to publicly disclose what they pay for...

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Sex Drive: How Do Men and Women Compare?

Sex Drive: How Do Men and Women Compare?

Experts discuss the differences between male sex drive and female sex drive.

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HIV Testing Plummeted During Pandemic

HIV Testing Plummeted During Pandemic

New government data shows testing for HIV suffered a sharp setback during the first...

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Bionic Fish May One Day Gobble Up Ocean Microplastics

Bionic Fish May One Day Gobble Up Ocean Microplastics

Scientists create a robotic fish that can swallow microplastics pollution out of...

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FDA Panel to Weigh Improved Booster Shots From Moderna, Pfizer

FDA Panel to Weigh Improved Booster Shots From Moderna,...

Because the virus mutates so quickly, the FDA may approve the new vaccine formulations...

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How Do You Get Health Care in Prison?

How Do You Get Health Care in Prison?

People in jails and prisons are entitled to health care, but it’s not always easy...

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Fight Over Roe Is Over, But Other Fights Just Getting Started

Fight Over Roe Is Over, But Other Fights Just Getting Started

Federal and state officials spoke out quickly about what protections are still in...

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Expert Answers to Key Questions About COVID Vaccines for Kids

Expert Answers to Key Questions About COVID Vaccines for...

Infectious disease doctors address safety, efficacy, dosing, and other concerns...

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FDA Panel Backs Adding Omicron Component to COVID Boosters

FDA Panel Backs Adding Omicron Component to COVID Boosters

The FDA’s advisers on vaccines deliberated Tuesday on what direction the agency...

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Fit Kids More Likely to Stay Mentally Sharp with Age: Study

Fit Kids More Likely to Stay Mentally Sharp with Age: Study

Exercise is crucial not just for a healthy body but for a healthy brain – and we...

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Your Daughter’s First Period: How to Help Her Be Ready

Your Daughter’s First Period: How to Help Her Be Ready

Your daughter’s first period can be a confusing time for her -- and for you. Here’s...

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Roe v. Wade Overturned, Ending 50 Years of Abortion Protections

Roe v. Wade Overturned, Ending 50 Years of Abortion Protections

Abortion will likely soon be banned in more than two dozen states.

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Seniors With Prediabetes: Eat Better, Get Moving, but Don't Fret Over Diabetes

Seniors With Prediabetes: Eat Better, Get Moving, but Don't...

About half of adults 65 and older have above-normal blood sugar levels that put...

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CDC Panel Backs Moderna Vaccine for Those Aged 6-17

CDC Panel Backs Moderna Vaccine for Those Aged 6-17

An expert panel from the CDC voted unanimously to recommend the Moderna COVID vaccine...

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Learn to Navigate Like a Bat in 10 Weeks

Learn to Navigate Like a Bat in 10 Weeks

Research shows humans can develop a bat-like ‘sixth sense’ with training.