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NPR:J&J Agrees To Pay $230M In New York Opioid Settlement

Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay $230 million to New York state to settle claims that the pharmaceutical giant helped fuel...

NPR: A Hospital Charged More Than $700 For Each Push Of Medicine Through Her IV

Claire Lang-Ree was in a lab coat taking a college chemistry class remotely in the kitchen of her Colorado Springs, Colo., home...

NPR: Ready To Get The COVID Vaccine? Here’s How To Book It In Your State

Eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine has rapidly expanded in recent weeks. As of April 19, everyone over age 16 is eligible to...

VOA: Heart Disease Seen in Some Younger COVID-19 Patients

Health professionals continue to see heart disease in some young people who have had COVID-19, those who have been vaccinated against the...

NPR: The FDA Has Approved A New Alzheimer’s Drug — Here’s Why That’s Controversial

The Food and Drug Administration approved the drug aducanumab to treat patients with Alzheimer's disease on Monday morning. It is the first new drug approved by...

NPR: The ‘Time Has Come’ For A Global Pandemic Treaty, WHO’s Tedros Says

The COVID-19 pandemic proves that the world needs a pandemic treaty, says WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. It's the one major change,...

npr: Overwork Killed More Than 745,000 People In A Year, WHO Study Finds

Working long hours poses an occupational health risk that kills hundreds of thousands of people each year, the World Health Organization says.

VOA: New York to Require Vaccinations of University Students

Students at the State University of New York and the City University of New York must get vaccinated against the coronavirus to...

npr: People Are Talking About A ‘Double Mutant’ Variant In India. What Does That Mean?

India is in the midst of a devastating second wave of COVID-19. For the past several weeks, cases and deaths have skyrocketed....

npr: West Virginia Will Pay Young People $100 To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Young people who get the COVID-19 vaccine in West Virginia won't just gain protection against a deadly virus — they'll also make...

CNN: The world’s biggest vaccine producer is running out of Covid-19 vaccines, as second wave accelerates

(CNN)In India, the world's biggest vaccine producer, millions of people are waiting for Covid-19 vaccines amid a devastating second wave of infections.

VOA: US Pauses Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Over Rare Blood Clots

U.S. health officials have pressed pause on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after a handful of people developed a rare but serious...

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Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.