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White-tailed deer test positive for COVID-19 in lab studies
Early data shows they can catch the virus from humans and spread it to each other through fluids.
When are two masks better than one for preventing COVID-19?
Some expert recommendations on how to mask up—twice.
A step-by-step guide to grocery shopping during a pandemic
From spreading out your trips to disinfecting your haul, here’s what to do to stay safe.
Across the US, COVID-19 slams rural towns, suburbs, and cities alike
Hospital beds are filling up quickly in some regions.
We’re getting better at treating COVID-19
Here’s what you need to know this week.
Tracking down ‘patient zero’ is a crucial piece of the pandemic puzzle
Epidemiologists pair gumshoe detective skills with fancy lab equipment to work backwards and stave off viral spread.
President Trump wants to hold rallies this weekend. Could he spread COVID-19?
His physician’s assessment may be overly optimistic.
COVID-19 testing problems are all too familiar to Lyme disease patients
Much like early Lyme testing, the coronavirus is a reminder that diagnostics aren’t perfect.
What pregnant people need to know about COVID-19
For now, there are more questions than answers.
A mysterious virus is sickening people in China
We don’t know much about the new disease, but there’s a lot we do know about how outbreaks happen.