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Opinion | We Need to Plan for a World Where Covid Never Goes Away
Ms. Eban is an investigative journalist; a contributing editor at Vanity Fair, where she covers Covid-19; and the author of "Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom."
Some fast-food items contain plastics linked to serious health problems, new report shows
What's in that fast-food burger? Sometimes, harmful plastics.
Spain to offer Pfizer or Moderna booster shot to recipients of single-dose Janssen vaccine
Spain's Public Health Commission, which is made up of the Health Ministry and the country's regions, approved on Tuesday the administration of a booster shot of either the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna Covid-19 vaccine for the nearly two million citizens who initially were given the single-dose Janssen medication.
Santa Clara County considering 'long COVID-19' clinic at Valley Medical Center
Santa Clara County may establish a specialized clinic at Valley Medical Center that would help treat those with long term COVID-19 symptoms and is waiting on the recommendations of physicians at the hospital before it forges ahead.
F.D.A. Panel Recommends Covid Shots for Children 5 to 11
Covid-19 was "the eighth-highest killer of kids in this age group over the past year," said a C.D.C. official in favor of broader authorization.
F.D.A. Panel Recommends Covid Shots for Children 5 to 11
Covid-19 was "the eighth-highest killer of kids in this age group over the past year," said a C.D.C. official in favor of broader authorization.
FDA Committee Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 5-11 Years Old
COVID-19 vaccines are already authorized for children ages 12 and older, and the shots now have the support of a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expert panel for younger children ages 5 to 11.
Homeowners Sue Prologis, Tenant Claiming Warehouse Fire Caused Odors Plaguing Parts of Carson
A group of homeowners in Carson are blaming Prologis and one of its tenants for intense and unpleasant smells coming from the Dominguez Channel.
Unvaccinated L.A. city workers will have more time to get COVID-19 shots
Los Angeles police officers, firefighters and other city workers who have yet to get vaccinated against COVID-19 will have more time to get the shots under a plan approved Tuesday by the City Council.
Former prosecutors join new campaign to recall District Attorney Chesa Boudin - The San Francisco Examiner
San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin is facing a possible recall, and former prosecutors are joining the effort to oust him. (Kevin N. Hume/Examiner file)