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NPR: How A Coronavirus Blood Test Could Solve Some Medical Mysteries

As the coronavirus spreads more widely around the globe, scientists are starting to use a powerful new tool: a blood test that...

NPR: A Guide: How To Prepare Your Home For Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is telling Americans that they should be prepared for the possibility of a COVID-19 outbreak...

CNN: Marijuana use is rising sharply among seniors over 65, study says, and there are serious risks

The sweet scent of baking cookies wafting from grandma's house may be mixed with a more pungent aroma these days. The...

NPR: Fake Facts Are Flying About Coronavirus. Now There’s A Plan To Debunk Them

The coronavirus outbreak has sparked what the World Health Organization is calling an "infodemic" — an overwhelming amount of information on social...

CNN: A record-breaking 105 US children have died from flu so far this season

(CNN) So far this season,105 children have died from the flu, according to data released Friday by the US Centers for Disease...

NPR: New Research: Bats Harbor Hundreds Of Coronaviruses, And Spillovers Aren’t Rare

Three years ago, NPR accompanied disease ecologist Kevin Olival on a field trip to Malaysian Borneo.

BBC: Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Health officials in China have published the first details of more than 44,000 cases of Covid-19, in the biggest study since the...

CNN: Struggling to quit sugar? You might not be sleeping enough

If you find yourself eating too much added sugar and unhealthy fats, it might be because you're not getting enough sleep,...

NPR: IMAGES: What New Coronavirus Looks Like Under The Microscope

The images of the current outbreak of the new coronavirus have so far been very human: air travelers wearing masks, tourists stranded...

CNN: CDC director: Novel coronavirus ‘is probably with us beyond this season, beyond this year’

(CNN) As an outbreak of a novel coronavirus has swept through Hubei province, China, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

CNN: Loneliness: 5 things you may not know

Nearly everyone feels lonely at some point. The good news is, for many of us, it's a temporary condition, perhaps one...

NPR: Timetable For A Vaccine Against The New Coronavirus? Maybe This Fall

Right now scientists are trying to accomplish something that was inconceivable a decade ago: create a vaccine against a previously unknown virus...

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[Urbana] Check out the new sculpture at Meadowbrook Park!

Be sure to head out to Meadowbrook Park and the Timpone Family Tree Grove, and check out Suzi's Garden.  The sculpture was fabricated...

[Champaign] RESTAURANT WEEK

JAN 28 - FEB 5The Champaign County Area Restaurant Week is back! Discover local flavors at over 25 restaurants across the county...

[Urbana] Free injury screenings this winter and spring

Have nagging pain? Tweak something shoveling snow or working out? You have the chance to get a free injury...

[Champaign] ALL ABOUT MOVIES

AT THE VIRGINIA THEATRE January Is All About Movies at the Virginia Theatre. Here's what you can catch on...