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  1. health
    Young Adults Are Now Getting COVID More Than Any Other Age GroupIn America, one in five new COVID cases are among people aged 20 to 29.
  2. covid-19
    No, the CDC Is Not Overcounting COVID-19 DeathsA viral statistic falsely claims that only 6 percent of reported deaths were actually caused by the virus. Here’s what it gets wrong.
  3. recalls
    This Is the Worst Food Recall YetFirst, onions and citrus. Now, peaches — at the height of stone-fruit season, no less.
  4. health
    What If Bug Spray Smelled More Like Perfume?Nootkatone also works as an insecticide on mosquitos, ticks, bedbugs, and fleas.
  5. coronavirus
    What Is the Most Common Symptom of Coronavirus?And here’s the full list of symptoms, according to the CDC.
  6. coronavirus
    Here Are the CDC’s Guidelines for Reopening OfficesSay good-bye to communal snacks, for one.
  7. coronavirus
    A City of BodiesThe week we started hoarding beans.
  8. coronavirus
    What’s Going on With the Coronavirus Test?“The incompetence has really exceeded what anyone would expect with the CDC.”
  9. coronavirus
    Why Is the Government Endorsing Soul Patches?Some styles of facial hair are better in a coronavirus outbreak than others, according to the CDC.
  10. health
    Millions of Girls May Be Getting Unnecessary Pelvic ExamsA new study estimates that, within a year’s time, 1.4 million girls between 15 and 20 years old were subject to an invasive test they didn’t need.
  11. sexual health
    STD Cases in the U.S. Have Reached an All-Time HighA report from the CDC shows a staggering 2.46 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, and other STDs.
  12. crime
    Former CDC Director Thomas Frieden Arrested for Sexual MisconductThe NYPD is currently holding Thomas Frieden on the charge of forcibly touching a woman.
  13. health
    The CDC’s 7 ‘Banned Words’ Were Projected Onto the Trump Hotel in DCThey include “transgender,” “fetus,” and “science-based.”
  14. sexual health
    A Record Number of Americans Contracted STDs in 2016, CDC ReportsDating apps may be partly to blame.
  15. gun violence
    California Just Took a Major Step Toward Better Understanding Gun ViolenceThanks to some new funding and a new research center, we might finally answer a vital set of questions.
  16. calm the frick down
    Why the Olympics Are Unlikely to Spread ZikaDeep breaths, everyone.
  17. zika virus
    There Are Now 320 Pregnant Women in the United States With ZikaLast week, the number was 287.
  18. the man becomes the weedman
    Super-Chill CDC Tells Doctors Not to Test Patients for MarijuanaThey’ve updated their guidelines.
  19. privilege
    Nobody Sleeps Better Than White People, Says StudyGroundbreaking new data.
  20. centers for disease control and overreaction
    The CDC Has Now Banned Sex As Well As BoozeAre you okay, CDC?
  21. sweeping statements
    Shouldn’t We Be Encouraging Birth Control Instead of Telling Women Not to Drink?Huh?
  22. sad science
    New Report Shows Sleep Is Harder for Women, Primarily Single Moms, No DuhTrouble sleeping? According to a new report from the CDC, you might be a woman.
  23. gun violence
    What the CDC Could Learn About Gun Violence“Because we don’t know what works, we as a country are left in a shouting match.”
  24. teens
    Responsible Teens Waiting Longer to Do ItTeens making informed and responsible decisions with their bodies? WHO KNEW?
  25. sleep
    The More Money You Make, the More Sleep You GetThe link between income and sleep deprivation. 
  26. spring achooing
    How to Prepare for the Horrific Allergy SeasonSneezing season is upon us.
  27. alcohol
    Middle-Aged Men Die From Binge-Drinking More Often Than Young OnesMen aged 45 to 54 are at the highest risk of death from alcohol poisoning.
  28. This Chart Will Reveal How Many Men and Women Are Married by Age 30Learn how common (or not) your current matrimonial status is.
  29. Pregnancy Rates Falling in AmericaThe CDC reports. 
  30. regional penis
    Report: West Coast Is Chill With ForeskinCircumcision rates are plummeting on the Pacific Coast.
  31. mating rituals
    Does Moving In Together Make You Break Up?The CDC has the hard data.
  32. decadent procreation
    Childbirth Getting More ComplicatedBring in the robots.