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The President Is Infected

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Death is not the most likely outcome, but it is far from unlikely. Based on age and sex alone, Trump is at high or very...

Paging Dr. Hamblin: How Close Is Too Close While Biking?

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Tom Vanderbilt: The pandemic shows what cars have done to cities The issue of tandem biking—or riding in close proximity to other people, as other...

The Core Lesson of the COVID-19 Heart Debate

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Without that information, it’s hard to know what to make of the Frankfurt COVID-19 study or others like it. Yes, some patients have myocarditis—but what...

Paging Dr. Hamblin: Please Tell Me I Can’t Get COVID-19 Again

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What happened here has many possible explanations. The report said the virus that caused the first infection was genetically distinct from the second, based on...

Listen: Plasma and Immunity

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Wells: Is there any downside to giving people plasma, even if you don’t know if it’s going to be specifically helpful to them? Hamblin: There...