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Fauci, Collins: 'Don't Give Up' on Prevention During Holidays

Now is time to double down and stay the course, say the country's top doctors




A COVID-19 Vaccine: When Will We Have One?

Latest candidates from two companies show promise in large-scale trials

Are Your (Ew!) Eyelash Mites Out of Control?

How to keep the usually harmless critters at bay with good hygiene

What Flu Season Looks Like So Far

Experts urge precautions — and flu shot — as winter approaches

Why You May Need a High-Dose Flu Shot

Here's the one to get if you're over 65 — and how to time it to be most effective

How Much Do You Really Know About Food Poisoning?

Learn why older adults are at greater risk of foodborne illness in this challenging true-or-false quiz

State-by-State Guide to Face Mask Requirements

States across the country are issuing mandates for face-coverings in public

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Sick From Thanksgiving Turkey

Illnesses from leftover foods occur most often in November and December

Who Really Needs the Hepatitis B Vaccine?

People with diabetes have twice the odds of becoming infected with this liver disease

New Platform Aims to Speed Up Alzheimer's Discoveries

Novel treatments could emerge from increased access to data by researchers

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Can COVID-19 Cause Diabetes?

Researchers are working to understand surprising diagnoses in some hospitalized patients

How Much Do You Know About Macular Degeneration?

Take our quiz to test your knowledge of this age-related eye disease

Doctors Are Reconsidering Statins After 75

Research shows that these cholesterol-lowering drugs deserve a closer look in older age

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ACA Open Enrollment for 2021 Runs Until Dec. 15 for Most

Some states have extended deadline into January to sign up or change plans

Your Guide to Medicare Open Enrollment

As pandemic rages on, it’s especially important to review your coverage and make changes by Dec. 7

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