Biden Outlines 'Bold' National Vaccine Effort

SATURDAY, Jan. 16, 2021 — President-elect Joe Biden described an ambitious national vaccination plan on Friday that will deliver coronavirus vaccines to far more people and invoke a wartime law to boost vaccine production.
In a speech in Delaware,…
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Should Your Child Get a COVID Test?

SATURDAY, Jan. 16, 2021 — If you’re trying to decide whether to have your child tested for COVID-19, talk with your pediatrician, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) suggests.
Children and teens with COVID-19 symptoms should be tested…
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Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus 'Rescue' Plan

FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2021 — President-elect Joe Biden proposed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus “rescue” plan on Thursday that would pump $400 billion directly into efforts to fight the pandemic, with the rest focused on economic relief and state and local…
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Health Highlights: Jan. 15, 2021

Previous Coronavirus Infection May Confer Immunity for at Least 5 Months
Immunity against the new coronavirus can last for at least five months in most people who’ve been infected, British researchers report.
The Public Health England team analyzed…
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What Happened to the Flu This Year?

FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2021 — The United States has far fewer flu cases than normal, and experts say it’s probably due to measures people are taking to protect themselves from COVID-19.
Flu season usually peaks between December and February. Influenza…
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