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VOA: Vaccines Alone Won’t End Pandemic, WHO Official Says

The World Health Organization's emergencies program director said Wednesday that vaccines alone would not end the COVID-19 pandemic and would do nothing...

Reuters: How two companies sprinted ahead in extraordinary race for a COVID vaccine

(Reuters) - Just as the novel coronavirus was gaining a foothold in the United States in mid-March, Pfizer Inc Chief Executive Albert...

NPR: Deep Sleep Protects Against Alzheimer’s, Growing Evidence Shows

During deep sleep, the brain appears to wash away waste products that increase the risk for Alzheimer's disease.

Reuters: Seven-year-old Italian influencer challenges disability stereotypes

Sirio Persichetti can’t speak and can’t feed himself but the seven-year-old has taken the social media world by storm with his daily...

NPR: The COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Results: What They Mean, What Comes Next

Interim results are in from a large trial of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine. Drug maker Pfizer, working with German company BioNTech, says its vaccine...

VOA: South Korea Sees Biggest Daily Jump in COVID-19 Cases in 70 Days

South Korea has reported its biggest daily jump in COVID-19 cases in 70 days as the government says it will fine...

AP: States ramp up for biggest vaccination effort in US history

With a COVID-19 vaccine drawing closer, public health officials across the country are gearing up for the biggest vaccination effort in U.S....

CNN: Your Thanksgiving quarantine starts today. Here’s what to do

If you want to visit your family for Thanksgiving and avoid passing coronavirus on to them, experts say you need to quarantine...

VOA: Recordings Reveal WHO’s Analysis of Pandemic in Private

 As the coronavirus explodes again, the World Health Organization finds itself both under intense pressure to reform and holding out hope...

NPR: Biden Wants To Lower Medicare Eligibility Age To 60, But Hospitals Push Back

Of his many plans to expand insurance coverage, President-elect Joe Biden's simplest strategy is lowering the eligibility age for Medicare from 65...

NPR: Meat Manufacturer Sues New Mexico After Plant Ordered To Close Due To COVID-19 Cases

A meat manufacturer is suing New Mexico, saying the state violated an executive order from President Trump by ordering a plant to...

NPR: Coronavirus World Map: Tracking The Spread Of The Outbreak

On Sept. 28, the world marked a tragic milestone: 1 million deaths from COVID-19. That's according to a tally maintained by Johns Hopkins...

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[Illinois] Enrollment open for study comparing COVID-19 testing methods

Students, faculty members and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who are asked to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure or a...

[Illinois] SOMI: IN THE ABSENCE OF THINGS | Dec 1-8

A Short Film Written and Performed by SomiDirected by Mariona LloretaTuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7pm CT/8pm ETPresented also in partnership...

[Champaign] Hometown Holiday Shop & Stroll

Dec. 1 - 20Sponsored by Christie Clinic Shop local this holiday season during our Hometown Holiday Shop &...

[Urbana] Candy House Creations at Home!

Saturday, December 5, 1-4pmMake at your house!All Ages - Under 15 with adult Get into the...