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Category: Coronavirus

A young adult with crutches and his foot bandaged in plaster is descending the steps of a stairway outside the front door of his apartment. Barefoot toes are sticking out of bandage.

April 9, 2021

7 Common Injuries That Happen at Home

An ER doctor shares what injuries she’s seeing most during the pandemic and how to avoid them.

Coronavirus, Safety

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Grandmother and granddaughter cuddling on couch

March 26, 2021

Can You Visit with Others if You’ve Been Vaccinated?

Here’s what’s safe (and what’s not) after you’re fully vaccinated.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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Covid-19 Vaccination. Male Patient Gets Vaccinated

March 17, 2021

What’s the Best COVID-19 Vaccine?

The vaccines are more alike than different, and the best vaccine is the one you can get—really.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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Shot of a doctor applying a band aid after injecting a patient in his arm

March 4, 2021

Vaccine Side Effects: 4 Things to Know

The most common reported side effect of the COVID-19 vaccines is pain at the injection site.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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older woman wears a face mask while she looks out the window

February 15, 2021

You Can Still Get COVID-19 After Vaccination, but You’re Less Likel...

The vaccines may not prevent the virus, but they will protect against serious illness.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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A pile of blue protective face masks

February 11, 2021

Should You Wear 2 Masks?

An expert shares four things to know about layering masks.


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