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The pandemic laid bare the deep problems in America - from healthcare to housing. Now the question is: will we do anything about it?

Sophia Garcia, center, with Legacy LA in Boyle Heights joins housing advocates and tenants gathered against eviction of tenants from the 50 unit Tokio Hotel apartments n downtown Los Angeles. Al Seib / Los Angeles Times/Getty Images As COVID's Delta wave begins to subside, we can see glaring holes in our nation's resilience. Whether the pandemic leads us back to the status quo or triggers reform depends on the story the nation tells itself about what happened. The pandemic was a c...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?

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CDC data confirms J&J is the worst-performing COVID-19 vaccine in the US - but being unvaccinated is far more dangerous

Johnson & Johnson's one shot COVID-19 vaccine isn't performing as well as two shot mRNA vaccines. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC has released data breaking down COVID-19 cases and deaths by vaccination status, as well as vaccine brand. The data shows "firstly, the vaccines work," an independent immunologist said. But it also suggests that Moderna's vaccine has an edge, and J&J's probably needs a boost. Two COVID-19 shots work better than on...
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90,000 US COVID-19 deaths could have been prevented by vaccines in 4 months, 2 leading US nonprofits estimate

A protester holds an anti-vaccination sign as supporters of President Donald Trump rally in Woodland Hills, California on May 16, 2020. David McNew/Getty Images About 90,000 COVID-19 deaths in the US between June and September were preventable, two US nonprofits say. In September, 49,000 deaths could have been avoided if more adults got a COVID-19 shot, they said. The Kaiser Family Foundation and the Peterson Center on Healthcare cited a tracker that uses CDC data. About 90,000 COVID-19 d...
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United States: CDC Announces Vaccines Acceptable For U.S. Travel - Mayer Brown

On October 8, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced which vaccines will be acceptable for travel to the U.S. once the Biden Administration lifts the COVID-19 travel bans.
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Opinion: How to protect pregnant people from Covid

Data released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show there have been more than 128,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases among people who are pregnant, including more than 22,000 hospitalizations and 180 deaths since the pandemic began. Among these, there were 22 deaths in August alone.
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will Another Relief Payment Happen This Year?

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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Anytime Soon?

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140,000 American children lost a caregiver to the pandemic, deepening the childcare crisis

Chris Duncan, whose 75-year-old mother Constance died from COVID on her birthday, photographs a COVID Memorial Project installation, September 22, 2020 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee/Getty Images CDC researchers found that 140,000 children lost a parent or caregiver to COVID-19. The lead researcher called the death toll for parents and caregivers a "hidden, global pandemic." The caregiving sector has suffered during the pandemic, largely due to high childcare costs. The pandemic has had a ...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment This Year?

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Fauci says it's too soon to tell whether holiday gatherings should be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci testifies before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, on July 20, 2021. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool Dr. Anthony Fauci said the US should focus on vaccinating more people before the holidays. 70 million eligible Americans remain unvaccinated against COVID-19. Only 55% of Americans are fully vaccinated, according to Fauci. See more stories on Insider's business page. In a "Face The Nation" interview on Sunday...
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United States: Case To Watch: CDC's Broad Eviction Moratorium Is Without Authority - Armstrong Teasdale

On May 5, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia determined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) did not have legal authority to impose the national eviction moratorium.
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One chart shows the most common COVID-19 booster side effects from Pfizer, Moderna, J&J's vaccines

A Thai healthcare worker receives a booster dose of Pfizer's vaccine in Bangkok on August 9, 2021. Vichan Poti/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images Side effects from COVID-19 booster shots generally resemble those after a second dose. Fatigue, headaches, and muscle aches are common after both. But two shots of J&J's vaccine yields fewer side effects than three shots of Pfizer or Moderna. See more stories on Insider's business page. Second and third doses of COVID-19 vacci...
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Get Ready For The CDC Assault On The Second Amendment

The CDC IMG NRA-ILA United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- The announcement by the Centers for Disease Control that gun violence is now a “public health” emergency should have Second Amendment supporters on high alert. Because now, the Biden Administration is launching an attack that can hit us from multiple fronts. We’ve discussed the “medical misinformation” excuse that we’ve seen Silicon Valley titans wield. The CDC’s new declaration is just the sort of pretext that can be used, particularly whe...
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CDC issues an 'urgent' warning for pregnant people to get vaccinated as new data show pregnancy almost doubles the risk of death from COVID-19

A health worker administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine to a pregnant woman at Clalit Health Services, in Tel Aviv on January 23, 2021. Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images The CDC is issuing an urgent health advisory to encourage more vaccinations of pregnant people. People who get COVID-19 during pregnancy have a two-fold risk of admission into the ICU and a 70% increased risk of death, according to the CDC. In August, 22 pregnant people died from COVID-19, CDC data say. Se...
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Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?

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4 charts show why Moderna vaccine recipients may not need boosters as much as people who got Pfizer's vaccine

Vials of the Pfizer (left) and Moderna (right) COVID-19 vaccines. Hazem Bader/AFP via Getty Images Millions of adults across the US are now eligible for booster shots of Pfizer's vaccine. Federal authorities are still waiting for more data on Moderna and Johnson & Johnson before recommending a boost to those vaccines. 4 new charts suggest it's possible that the protection Moderna's vaccine offers may be longer-lasting than both Pfizer and J&J. See more stories on Insider'...
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4 charts show why Moderna vaccine recipients may not need boosters as much people who got Pfizer's vaccine

Vials of the Pfizer (left) and Moderna (right) COVID-19 vaccines. Hazem Bader/AFP via Getty Images Millions of adults across the US are now eligible for booster shots of Pfizer's vaccine. Federal authorities are still waiting for more data on Moderna and Johnson & Johnson before recommending a boost to those vaccines. 4 new charts suggest it's possible that the protection Moderna's vaccine offers may be longer-lasting than both Pfizer and J&J. See more stories on Insider'...
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The CDC director warns that US hospitals are 'filled with unvaccinated people,' and some are running out of both ventilators and beds

CDC director Rochelle Walensky testifying before the Senate on July 20. J. Scott Applewhite-Pool/via Getty Images Healthcare systems in some parts of the US are in "dire straits," CDC director Rochelle Walensky said. "Our hospitals are filled with unvaccinated people," she told CBS. Staff are having to make tough decisions over who gets ventilators and ICU beds, Walensky said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Healthcare systems in some parts of the US are in "dire straits" ...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?

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CDC director endorsed Pfizer booster shots for older Americans, people with underlying conditions, and those with higher risk on the job, partially breaking from advisory panel

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky REUTERS The CDC endorsed booster shots for Americans 65 and older and at-risk groups late Thursday. CDC Director Rochelle Walensky partially broke with the advisory panel, endorsing shots for those at higher risk due to their job. That could include healthcare workers, teachers, and grocery store employees, among others. See more stories on Insider's business page. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed booster shots of Pfizer's COVID-19 ...
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CDC experts advise third dose of Pfizer Covid vaccine for over-65s and high risk Americans - live

Action comes after FDA panel also approved the booster for those groupsEight Democrats and one Republican oppose bill, and two Democrats vote ‘present’Democrats reach agreement on framework to pay for reconciliation billHouse panel holds hearing on ‘surge in air rage’Sign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 11.49pm BST Abdullah Shihipar reports: Alexandra was working in the public health emergencies unit in a major north-eastern American city when the first wave of the pa...
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CDC advisors green-light Pfizer boosters for older Americans and people with underlying conditions - but reject extra shots for healthcare workers, in a major break with the FDA

A shot of the Pfizer vaccine at a FEMA vaccination center in Philadelphia. Mark Makela/Getty Images An advisory committee to the CDC voted 15 to 0 to recommend Pfizer booster shots for people over 65 and long term care facility (nursing home) residents on Thursday. They also voted to recommend booster shots for all adults with underlying medical conditions. The advisors voted 9-6 against recommending booster doses for adults who are "in an occupational or institutional setting" that puts t...
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CDC advisors voted in favor of Pfizer boosters for older Americans - but against extra shots for healthcare workers, in a major break with the FDA

A shot of the Pfizer vaccine at a FEMA vaccination center in Philadelphia. Mark Makela/Getty Images An advisory committee to the CDC voted 15 to 0 to recommend Pfizer booster shots for people over 65 and long term care facility (nursing home) residents on Thursday. They also voted to recommend booster shots for all adults with underlying medical conditions. The advisors voted 9-6 against recommending booster doses for adults who are "in an occupational or institutional setting" that puts t...
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The best deals for getting your flu shot this season

An advertisement offering free flu shots in New York City on August 21, 2020. John Nacion/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images Retailers are offering incentives for customers to get vaccinated against the flu. Some of the best deals include coupons for up to $20 off purchases at select stores. This year, health experts are worried patients with the flu could overwhelm hospitals already full of COVID-19 patients. See more stories on Insider's business page. Retailers are making it easie...
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Biden announces US will donate another 500m vaccine doses at Covid summit – as it happened

US to donate 500m Pfizer doses to low- and lower-middle-income countriesDoses are in addition to the over 600m the US has committed to sendingHouse Democrats pass spending bill in party-line vote of 220 to 211McConnell pledges to oppose any effort to raise the debt ceilingSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 1.00am BST 12.37am BST Advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) met to discuss who should get booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech va...
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West Virginia blames CDC for inflated vaccination figures

West Virginia blamed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for providing inflated data that caused its vaccination...
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70% of fully vaccinated prisoners caught COVID-19 in a Texas Delta outbreak, the CDC says - but the vaccine protected against severe disease

A nurse fills up a syringe with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination site at a senior center on March 29, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas Photo by Sergio Flores/Getty Images About 70% of fully vaccinated prisoners caught COVID-19 at a Texas prison outbreak, the CDC said. The data suggests Delta can spread among vaccinated people but that vaccines protect against severe COVID-19. 93% of unvaccinated prisoners caught COVID-19, and one died, the data showed. See more stories on Insider&#...
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NEX raises $25M, launches Active Arcade to get people moving

There is a physical activity deficit in our world. Three fourths of adults say staying in shape is very important for health benefits. Yet, one in four adults and 81% of adolescents are insufficiently physically active, according to the World Health Organization. Even before COVID-19, less than 24% of children 6 to 17 years of age did 60 minutes of physical activity daily, as per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Working from home and staying at home during the pandemic exacerbat...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will Americans Get Another Relief Payment?

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