Stories tagged: "CDC"


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Rick Scott Has COVID-19

The 67-year-old Florida Republican senator becomes the second US senator to test positive this week. But he still ignores new CDC warning.

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Experts Say COVID-19 Can Be Transmitted Through the Air—Despite CDC’s Latest Reversal

“Thanks to the CDC for making an already confusing issue even more confusing,” one virologist tweeted.

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Hispanic and Black Children More Likely to Be Hospitalized With “Severe” COVID-19 Symptoms

Hispanic children were approximately eight times as likely as white children to be hospitalized for COVID-19, while Black children were five times as likely to be hospitalized, according to the report.

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Trump Is Openly Attacking Fauci and the CDC Because They Are Worried About Worsening Outbreaks

According to one administration official, the president is “reopen and move on” from the pandemic.

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Kids Need Protection From COVID Too. Here Is Your July 4 Guide to Keeping Them Safe.

This Fourth of July promises to be strikingly different from previous years. Here's how to protect your kids from COVID this holiday weekend.

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CDC: Coronavirus Has Hit Black and Latino Communities Hardest

Economic disparities, lack of access to healthcare, and the impossibility of working from home are behind the disparate impact of COVID-19.

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How to Clean and Store Your COVID-19 Face Mask

In spite of states reopening, using protection to avoid the spread of COVID-19 is still recommended. Many ask "How should I clean and store my face mask?" Here's what the experts say.