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Regional success and setbacks in the battle against a pandemic

As coronavirus cases spike in the South, Northeast seems to have the pandemic under control - here's what changed Taison Bell, University of Virginia “Hospital Capacity...
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Wildfires lingering threat to water resources

Wildfires can poison drinking water – here's how communities can be better prepared The 2018 Camp Fire north of Sacramento burned everything in its path:...
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How to reboot the global food economy

Five ways to reboot the global food economy to make it healthier for all Corinna Hawkes, City, University of London COVID-19 has shown how damaging ill-health...
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Coronavirus and children

Yes, kids can get COVID-19 – 3 pediatricians explain what's known about coronavirus and children Kathryn Moffett-Bradford, West Virginia University; Martin Weisse, West Virginia University,...
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UN report projects increased malnutrition

To reduce world hunger, governments need to think beyond making food cheap Michael Fakhri, University of Oregon and Ntina Tzouvala, Australian National University According to a...
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Understanding a leading vaccines progress

An infectious disease expert explains the results from Moderna's latest vaccine trials Sanjay Mishra, Vanderbilt University Biotech company Moderna, one of many organizations developing a vaccine...
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Real food is medicine

Real food is medicine: How US policy is shifting toward nutrition for better health Dariush Mozaffarian, Tufts University; Jerold Mande, Tufts University, and Renata Micha,...
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5 ways nutrition could help your immune system fight off the coronavirus

5 ways nutrition could help your immune system fight off the coronavirus Clare Collins, University of Newcastle The coronavirus presents many uncertainties, and none of us...
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Fast food crowds out out fresh food options in low-income areas

Fast food is comforting, but in low-income areas it crowds out fresher options Catherine Keske, University of California, Merced Many Americans take comfort in the routine...
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Vegans may be missing important parts of a healthy diet.

Vegan diets are adding to malnutrition in wealthy countries Chris Elliott, Queen's University Belfast; Chen Situ, Queen's University Belfast, and Claire McEvoy, Queen's University Belfast Hidden...

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