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Social media posts about COVID-19 have shifted from fear to anger

In the months we were stuck at home, many of us spent far more time than normal on social media.…

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Latino people appear to be more vulnerable to COVID-19

Researchers at Johns Hopkins found that the Latino population appears to be more vulnerable to COVID-19. Looking at testing in…

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Vaccines for the coronavirus look promising so far

Three potential vaccines for COVID-19 have shown good results in early studies. Despite different mechanisms of action, all three induced…

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Professional sports return amid COVID-19

Last week, I examined the possible return of college football and its impact on the athletes during the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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The grief impact of COVID-19

Even more tragic than the number of deaths from COVID-19 is the toll it's taken on families. In a recent…

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COVID-19 has brought American families closer together

COVID-19 has brought bad news for months, but here is some good news. The virus has brought families closer together.…

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CDC update: Deaths due to COVID-19 continue to drop while cases soar

While COVID-19 cases continue to soar across the U.S., the CDC reported in its most recent weekly surveillance summary that…

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Conflicting data on teachers and students confounds the school reopening debate

According to a poll conducted by a teacher advocacy group, 42 percent of school staff members in South Carolina say…

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Masks could prevent a majority of COVID-19 deaths

Wearing a face mask in public could be the most important step we can take to cutting future COVID-19 cases…

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Job losses due to COVID-19 has cost many Americans their health insurance

More than 2 of every 5 workers who were furloughed or lost their jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic or whose…

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The opinions of college football players should factor into the decision about playing during the COVID-19 pandemic

Since the overwhelming majority of people who ask me what I think will happen with fall sports and COVID-19 seem…

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Staying at home leads to few steps and less physical activity

One of the many downsides of this COVID-19 pandemic has been the decrease in our physical activity. A recent study…