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Will you get a text from your doctor? Will you read about it online? Or will you have to check the Centers for Disease Control and…
The COVID-19 pandemic has helped revive the autopsy. When the virus first arrived in U.S. hospitals, doctors could only guess what was causing its strange constellation…
California's health care system is buckling under the strain of the nation's largest coronavirus outbreak and authorities say it may fracture in weeks if people ignore…
by Jenny Sugar I haven't eaten meat for over 30 years, haven't eaten dairy for over six years, and stopped eating eggs six months ago. Embracing…
December is on pace to become the deadliest month of the Covid-19 pandemic in the United States, surpassing April, when more than 60,738 Americans lost their…
In a year upended by COVID-19, it seems like our immune systems have received more attention than ever before. But many unhealthy behaviors brought on by…
As the first COVID-19 vaccinations continued across California Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom made a grim announcement — he has activated the state's mass fatality program. Newsom…
There’s an old saying that goes something like, “beauty is pain.” So it has become commonplace that chronic discomfort doesn’t appear to deter women from purchasing…
During these difficult times the Center continues to be a brave space for our community. We want you to stay safe this upcoming holiday season, and…
Federal officials have authorized emergency use of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Pfizer and BioNTech in a landmark decision that promises to alter the fight against…