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Children less likely to spread SARS-CoV-2 than adults

Children less likely to spread SARS-CoV-2 than adults

High SARS-CoV-2 vaccine effectiveness in California, even with variants

High SARS-CoV-2 vaccine effectiveness in California, even with variants

Study finds correlation between COVID-19 pandemic and six unhealthy eating behaviors

Study finds correlation between COVID-19 pandemic and six unhealthy eating behaviors

Exercise could be used to improve the oral environment in people with NAFLD

Exercise could be used to improve the oral environment in people with NAFLD

Researchers uncover a new source of energy expending brown fat cells

Researchers uncover a new source of energy expending brown fat cells

Residents in majority-Black neighborhoods experience higher rates of severe maternal morbidity

Residents in majority-Black neighborhoods experience higher rates of severe maternal morbidity

Breast cancer survivors with excess body weight at increased risk of developing second cancer

Breast cancer survivors with excess body weight at increased risk of developing second cancer

Biden seeks $400 billion to buttress long-term care. A look at what’s at stake.

Biden seeks $400 billion to buttress long-term care. A look at what’s at stake.

New framework for dismantling white supremacy in public health

New framework for dismantling white supremacy in public health

‘Explained by KHN’: Health insurance help in Covid relief law

‘Explained by KHN’: Health insurance help in Covid relief law

SARS-CoV-2 spike E484K mutation reduces antibody neutralization

SARS-CoV-2 spike E484K mutation reduces antibody neutralization

Commercial assays detect mRNA-1273 and BNT162b2 vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in most vaccinated participants

Commercial assays detect mRNA-1273 and BNT162b2 vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in most vaccinated participants

Global fundraising campaign to provide resources to health facilities treating COVID-19 patients

Global fundraising campaign to provide resources to health facilities treating COVID-19 patients

L452R and Y453F SARS-CoV-2 mutations increase transmission and evade immunity

L452R and Y453F SARS-CoV-2 mutations increase transmission and evade immunity

Previously approved drugs starting points for COVID-19 therapeutics

Previously approved drugs starting points for COVID-19 therapeutics

New polypeptide could provide universal protection against coronaviruses

New polypeptide could provide universal protection against coronaviruses

Job and social strain associated with higher risk of coronary heart disease in women

Job and social strain associated with higher risk of coronary heart disease in women

SFU mathematics professor to lead new infectious disease modeling network

SFU mathematics professor to lead new infectious disease modeling network

Federal funding to help UNT Health Science Center lead health literacy outreach in seven states

Federal funding to help UNT Health Science Center lead health literacy outreach in seven states

Analysis highlights the need for a more nuanced approach to COVID-19 vaccine prioritization

Analysis highlights the need for a more nuanced approach to COVID-19 vaccine prioritization