Public Health

The president said he was considering requiring COVID-19 vaccines for federal employees. At least one report said the mandate would be announced this week.
The mayor and the Salt Lake City Council acknowledged on Tuesday that racism harmfully impacts the mental and physical health of communities of color.
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The Georgia Republican's comments came after intense bipartisan backlash for her efforts to compare pandemic-era public health guidelines to the Holocaust.
"The 'I got vaccinated because I believe in science' and 'the vaccine contains a microchip' camps are not the only ones that exist."
"I had callers cry on the phone. There was nothing I could do but stay on the line and try to be empathetic."
The waiver's timing and scope, plus the transfer of technological know-how and development of manufacturing infrastructure, will all be fiercely debated.
Fox News host Tucker Carlson told his viewers to call the police or child protective services if they see children wearing masks outdoors, calling it “child abuse.”
The Fox News host called wearing face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19 "child abuse."
As the U.S. races to vaccinate, new COVID-19 variants concern public health experts.