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How protein came to dominate the American diet
What are we missing by adding protein to all everything?
The FDA just authorized boosters for Moderna and J&J—here’s what you need to know
The mix and match approach could ease access to shots, and boost better immunity.
Are US booster shots sapping the world’s vaccine supply?
If the coronavirus continues spreading anywhere in the world, it has the capacity to spread everywhere.
Surgeons transplanted a pig kidney into a person, and it worked like normal
A successful pig-to-human kidney transplant could transform the organ donation pipeline.
Is it safe to travel for the holidays this year? Here’s the CDC’s advice.
Getting fully vaccinated is the safest thing you can do.
Millions of people are vaccinated—less than 8,000 of them have died from the virus
The chances of dying from COVID-19 post-vaccination are extremely slim.
What happens when your doctor and pharmacist are the same person
In the US, the physician-dispensing landscape is still messy.
Why do my muscles ache the day after a big workout?
Taking your gym sessions slow and steady helps prevent your worst muscle soreness.
Ancient poop proves that humans have always loved beer and cheese
2,700 years ago, a human ate blue cheese, drank a pint, and pooped in a salt mine. Paleofecal samples live to tell the tale.
What the COVID-19 vaccine booster data still can’t tell us
Behind the FDA decisions, questions still remain.