Public Health

Researchers are scrambling to gauge the risk of COVID-19 transmission from people who appear to be healthy.
The city had 1,075 cases as of Friday afternoon, and its hospitals are already nearing capacity.
More than 1,000 people have died across the country so far, with the highest death toll in New York.
The president said this week that he only signed on to pandemic measures so he wouldn't be criticized, but the agency credits him for them anyway.
The Vesper, or ventilation expansion splitter, can be produced cheaply with a 3D printer, its creators said.
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The president has been in office for three years and two months, but still blames his predecessor for his own administration’s lagging response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Your cell phone is "probably the dirtiest thing any human has on them at any time," an AT&T worker said.
The president was speaking to governors on a conference call as COVID-19 cases increase across the country.
Gov. Andy Beshear has been calm and decisive. The former governor he beat last year is still peddling conspiracies and making jokes on Twitter.
Where's the parenting manual on proper "social distancing" during a pandemic?
Trump told Yamiche Alcindor he didn't "know anything about" the elimination of the Global Health Security team by his former national security adviser.
Schools have been reckoning with the possibility of widespread closures for weeks. Now it's really happening.
"Some of these students are not going to return to college," a professor said.
Dr. Anthony Fauci dropped hard facts on Sean Hannity, lawmakers and the president.
A resident of the New York suburb said it was difficult to find a single source of information she could rely on for information on the containment rules.
Here are the best hand-washing methods to prevent COVID-19, according to experts.
COVID-19 is a very real problem. But there are also some other points to keep in perspective if you're anxious.