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Coronavirus Alert: New CDC Guidance on Close Contact, Mouthwash May Fight Virus, Moderna Enrolls 30K Vaccine Trial Participants

The latest news, data, and expert insights on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Instagram and Facebook, Please Stop Sexualizing Our Mastectomy Photos

Breast cancer advocates and organizations are enraged by recent censorship by Instagram and Facebook of post-mastectomy images.

OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Agrees to an $8 Billion Settlement for Its Role in the Opioid Crisis

Some states are arguing against a plan to create a government-controlled company out of Purdue assets and continue sales of OxyContin.

Arthritis Lifestyle Types: Which One Are You?

For people with arthritis, movement and sleep are important. Learn how much sleep and exercise you need to ease joint pain and recharge your immune system.

Younger Women Less Likely to Get Aggressive Treatment and More Likely to Die Due to Cardiogenic Shock Following a Heart Attack

This common cause of death after heart attacks can be avoided with life-saving interventions, but women are less likely to receive them, according to new research.

How to Vote Safely in Person During COVID-19 Times

Voting during the COVID-19 pandemic is safer if you mask up, avoid crowds, and bring hand sanitizer. Here's what you need to know.

Metformin Recall Expanded: 7 Things You Must Know if You’re Taking the Diabetes Drug

The FDA says some versions of metformin aren’t contaminated, and advises people on extended release metformin to keep taking their medicine until they can speak to their doctor about switching to an alternative form of the drug. Here's what else to know.

Boxed In Season 2, Episode 1: ‘The Pandemic’s Psychological Impact on Children’

To debut season 2 of Everyday Health's 'Boxed In' video series, psychologist, Dr. Andrew Solomon and a former fifth grade teacher, Amanda Jo Bustamante, discuss the psychological effects of COVID-19 on children.

Early Pregnancy Loss May Trigger Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms

Miscarriage can lead to post-traumatic stress symptoms, anxiety, and depression, a study finds. Learn more about pregnancy loss and its impact.

World Arthritis Day Is October 12

On World Arthritis Day (WAD), October 12, the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) will draw attention to the different types of arthritis. Arthritis Consumer Experts (ACE), CreakyJoints, Canadian Arthritis Patient Association (APA) will celebrate.
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