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How to Look Up Prices at Your Hospital, if They Exist

Dom, 22/08/2021 - 15:21
Start with a web search. Consider a third-party tool. Expect frustration.

Do you have a medical bill we should investigate? Share it with us.

Dom, 22/08/2021 - 11:00
Readers’ bills can help us understand the high costs of our health care system.

A Rush of News: Behind The New York Times's Live Coverage

Dom, 22/08/2021 - 06:55
When readers need information immediately, teams of journalists collaborate to tell a single unfolding story.

Barbara Kannapell, Activist Who Empowered Deaf People, Dies at 83

Sab, 21/08/2021 - 21:14
She gave them a sense of identity and culture and helped legitimize American Sign Language, which she considered her native language.

Nursing Homes Face Quandary: Vaccinate Staff or Don’t Get Paid.

Sab, 21/08/2021 - 17:16
A new policy from President Biden will require all nursing home workers to be vaccinated against Covid. Facilities that fall short could be penalized or lose federal funding.

Maker of Rapid Covid Tests Told Factory to Destroy Inventory

Sab, 21/08/2021 - 04:54
One of the leading producers of rapid tests purged supplies and laid off workers as sales dwindled. Weeks later, the U.S. is facing a surge in infections with diminished capacity.

Exoskeleton Suits: A New Device to Help You Walk and Run Better

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 19:33
Scientists are developing devices and clothing that make running and walking easier and more enjoyable.

Put Your Smartphone to Work for Your Return to the Office

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 18:24
Contactless bagel orders and finding new routes can help you keep social distance in your commute. And don’t forget your vaccination card.

What to Know About Boosters if You Got the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 18:18
Health experts say that boosters are likely to be needed eventually and that more data should be available in the next several weeks.

Does Aloe Help Sunburn?

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 16:29
Some evidence suggests it might help soothe a sunburn, but the research is thin, and there’s not always a guarantee that what you’re buying is real.

Once Again, Travelers Ask: ‘Should I Cancel My Trip?’

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 11:00
For travel-starved Americans, the Delta variant has brought the return of a practice well-honed by the pandemic: waiting.

Vaccine Effectiveness Against Infection May Wane, C.D.C. Studies Find

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 02:54
Federal health officials said the new data justified a campaign of booster shots. But some scientists disagreed, saying not every American needs another dose.

US to Advise Booster Shots for Most Americans 8 Months After Vaccination

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 02:54
Nursing home residents and health care workers will most likely be the first to get booster shots, as soon as September, followed by other older people who were vaccinated last winter.

Fermented Foods: The Dos and Dont's

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 01:17
Is all yogurt created equal? Does it matter if the kimchi is spicy? And what if my kombucha has sugar? Your questions answered.

How Partisanship Affects Pandemic Thinking

Ven, 20/08/2021 - 00:08
What political scientists and pollsters say about how the Covid wave might affect public behavior.

The Times's Newsletter The Veggie Isn't Just For Vegetarians

Gio, 19/08/2021 - 23:00
The writer behind The Veggie talks about the meatless trend and what she envisions for the newsletter.

Richard Sackler Says Family and Purdue Bear No Responsibility for Opioid Crisis

Gio, 19/08/2021 - 13:38
In a rare courtroom appearance, the former Purdue Pharma president and board member was evasive and defiant.

Why Anti-Covid Plastic Barriers May Make Things Worse

Gio, 19/08/2021 - 11:00
Clear barriers have sprung up at restaurants, nail salons and school classrooms, but most of the time, they do little to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

Biden Ramps Up Virus Strategy for Nursing Homes, Schools

Gio, 19/08/2021 - 03:36
The new strategies — including encouraging booster shots for most vaccinated Americans — reflect concerns that the Delta variant is erasing progress against the pandemic.

U.S. Preparing Plan to Offer Vaccine Boosters, Perhaps By Fall

Gio, 19/08/2021 - 02:57
A policy has not been set. But nursing home residents and health care workers would most likely be first in line.