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Journalists Dissect Covid Vaccines and Variants

By khnalessandrab March 6, 2021 KHN correspondent Rachana Pradhan discussed vaccine production and supply chains on KERA’s “Think” with host Krys Boyd, C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal”...

Tastiest way to beat diabetes: Now we'll show how YOU can too!

Tastiest way to beat diabetes: Nine out of ten of all Covid deaths are in the world's most obese countries – and Britain is one....

FYI, There Is No Magical Position, Food or Trick to Help Conceive a Boy or Girl

When it comes to conception, there are plenty of rumors floating around about the best sex positions if you want to end up with a boy...

Cultural values and demographics impact COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have collaborated on two studies examining the socioeconomic factors involved in the spread of COVID-19. Professor Alex Bentley...

A fast, low-cost method to detect COVID-19 infection from a pool of samples

In order to monitor and contain the spread of SARS-CoV-2 it is necessary to test large numbers of people on a regular basis in decentralized...

Why Americans struggle to cover the cost of vital healthcare

Interviews with people dealing simultaneously with illness and medical debt reveal a painful, vicious cycle.The combination of health issues and medical debt leads to an...