- N.Y. Accuses Religious Health Cost-Sharing Group of Misleading Consumersby Reed Abelson on October 21, 2020 at 4:27 am
Regulators say a major group is misrepresenting cost-sharing plans, saddling people with unpaid medical bills.
- The Pandemic’s Real Toll? 300,000 Deaths, and It’s Not Just From the Coronavirusby Roni Caryn Rabin on October 20, 2020 at 11:29 pm
A C.D.C. analysis finds that overall death rates have risen, particularly among young adults and people of color.
- How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the Presidentby Sheila Kaplan, Sharon LaFraniere, Noah Weiland and Maggie Haberman on October 20, 2020 at 10:39 pm
After months of caving to pressures from the White House, Commissioner Stephen Hahn and a band of agency scientists have eked out a few victories.
- A Viral Theory Cited by Health Officials Draws Fire From Scientistsby Apoorva Mandavilli and Sheryl Gay Stolberg on October 20, 2020 at 9:59 pm
A manifesto urging reliance on “herd immunity” without lockdowns was warmly received by administration officials. But the strategy cannot stem the pandemic, many experts say.
- Antibody Treatments, Though Promising, Will Be in Short Supplyby Katie Thomas on October 20, 2020 at 7:46 pm
All the weak points of American health care — testing delays, communication breakdowns, inequity — are working against this potential treatment.
- 5 Ways Families Can Prepare as Coronavirus Cases Surgeby Christina Caron on October 20, 2020 at 1:35 pm
As winter approaches, we still need to be vigilant about taking precautions.
- How an Ill-Fated Fishing Voyage Helped Us Understand Covid-19by Kim Tingley on October 20, 2020 at 1:34 pm
The threat posed by the virus makes randomized controlled trials extremely difficult. That means “real-life experiments” are especially important.
- Physical Therapy Has Benefits for Back Painby Nicholas Bakalar on October 20, 2020 at 4:08 am
People with back pain and sciatica who got physical therapy had less disability and decreased back pain intensity compared with controls.
- U.S. Diplomats and Spies Battle Trump Administration Over Suspected Attacksby Ana Swanson, Edward Wong and Julian E. Barnes on October 20, 2020 at 2:12 am
American officials in China, Cuba and Russia say U.S. agencies are concealing the true extent of the episodes, leaving colleagues vulnerable to hostile actions abroad.