A study of more than 100,000 pediatric patients confirms COVID-19 has mostly spared children the worst outcomes, but it “doesn’t attempt to explain” why, 

Society’s squeamishness about older people’s sex lives is driving a rise in sexually transmitted infections among over-45s, according to a new survey spanning the UK, Belgium, and the Netherlands, 

By retesting frozen lab animals, research teams in Asia have found 2 coronaviruses closely linked to SARS-CoV-2—the virus’s first known relatives outside of China.   One was discovered in horseshoe bats stored in a lab freezer in Cambodia after being captured in 2010. The…

Vaccines are on the way, but distribution presents herculean ethical and logistical challenges.

The AstraZeneca/Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine has up to 90% efficacy against SARS-CoV-2—and would be easier to distribute than other promising candidates, according to interim results from a Phase 3 vaccine trial.  

On April 5, former BuzzFeed journalist Patrice Peck sent out the first installment of her brand new newsletter, 

Anthony Fauci has endorsed Vermont as “a model for the country” for its robust response and consistently low coronavirus spread.   What sets it apart:

The misuse of antibiotics to treat COVID-19 could accelerate the spread of antimicrobial resistance, 

It’s that time of year folks: the annual resurgence of the Craigslist pig couch scandal!  

One of the first conditions to be screened for in utero and one of the least severe, Down syndrome is regarded as the “canary in the coal mine” for selective reproduction.   In Denmark, where universal Down syndrome screening is available, nearly all families get the test…