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    More Than 200,000 People in the U.S. Have Now Died From COVID-19And the number of new daily cases remains alarmingly high.
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    What’s Going on With School Reopenings?As many schools try to resume in-person classes, we’re seeing more and more Covid outbreaks.
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    A 28-Year-Old Teacher Has Died From CoronavirusThe recent deaths of a number of teachers have intensified fears around school reopenings.
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    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.
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    Bad News for Those of Us Who Are Loud As HellNew research shows that talking quietly could reduce virus transmission by 80 percent.
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    Can You Get the Coronavirus Twice?This week, researchers confirmed the first cases of COVID-19 reinfection. Here’s what we know.
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    Which Mask Is the Best Mask?A new study suggests that certain face coverings may be worse than none at all.
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    What We Know About Kids and the CoronavirusAnd why the question of when to reopen schools is among the most challenging of the pandemic.
  9. education
    Teachers Are Writing Their WillsFaced with the prospect of their schools reopening amid a pandemic, some educators are preparing for the worst.
  10. health
    All Your COVID-19 Questions, AnsweredSober, simple, science-backed advice for managing the risks.
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    Why Are So Many Coronavirus Patients Suffering From Delirium?Doctors report that an alarming number of coronavirus patients are experiencing confusion, and in some cases, terrifying hallucinations.
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    The Glaring Race Gap in Coronavirus DeathsNew data shows that Black and Latino people are twice as likely to die from the disease — and institutionalized racism is to blame.
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    How to Support the Struggle Against Police BrutalityOrganizations to donate to, and other actions to take to help demand justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other victims of police violence.
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    How Long Can the Coronavirus Live on Surfaces?According to the CDC, the risk of contracting COVID-19 from touching a surface is low. Here’s everything we know about how the virus spreads.
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    Every Food and Delivery Strike Happening Over CoronavirusFrom Whole Foods to Instacart to McDonald’s.
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    Benefit Dinners Got Canceled. Will Nonprofits Go Hungry?Philanthropy without gala season.
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    What Does a Stay-at-Home Order Mean, Exactly?Some states are lifting the restrictions as early as this week, defying health officials’ recommendations.
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    Has Coronavirus Peaked in the U.S.?Some states appear to be past the peak, but health experts stress that social-distancing restrictions must not yet be lifted.
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    She Just Wants Her Students To Keep TalkingSamantha Elkaim knows she can’t replicate her classroom, but maybe she can still reach the kids.
  20. first person
    ‘They Separated Me From My Baby’Hospitals are keeping newborns from their parents over coronavirus fears.
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    28 Students on One Spring-Break Trip Test Positive for the CoronavirusA group of University of Texas students are self-isolating after a recent trip to Mexico.
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    102 Ways to Give Back During the Coronavirus PandemicWhere to donate masks, money, blood, medical supplies, and more.
  23. q&a
    Midwives Are Swamped With Home-Birth RequestsBut making a last-minute switch probably isn’t a good idea.
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    It’s Not Shameful to Have the CoronavirusAnd being open about it can help stop the spread.
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    With Coronavirus at Pandemic Levels, the Met Gala Is OffThe museum now says the Costume Institute’s spring show will be postponed until the fall.
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    Coronavirus Has Reached CongressTwo representatives and one senator have tested positive for COVID-19.
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    One New Jersey Family Has Suffered 4 Coronavirus FatalitiesThree more members of the family remain hospitalized after contracting the virus.
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    How to Help Feed New Yorkers During the Coronavirus PandemicThe city’s most vulnerable populations can’t necessarily go grocery shopping.
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    No Age Group Is Immune to CoronavirusA new CDC report finds that young adults are getting seriously sick too.
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    ‘We All Know That It’s Going to Get Worse’A dispatch from inside a New York City ER.
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    How to Help Animal Shelters During the Coronavirus PandemicFundraising events are canceled and fewer people are adopting. Here’s what we can do.
  32. health
    9 Ways to Work Out at HomeRecommendations from the Cut staff (and a few friends).
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    10 Ways to Help Others Amid the Coronavirus PandemicCheck in on your loved ones, donate to relief funds, and offer to help your neighbors with groceries.
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    The Pradas Have Donated Six ICUs to Milanese HospitalsAs of Monday morning, 1,809 people have died in Italy of Coronavirus.
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    I’m in the High-Risk 2 Percent. It’s Exhausting.A rare disease means I’m always ultracareful about infection contact. This is my nightmare scenario.
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    Trump Administration May Relax Nursing-Home OversightIt’s a counterintuitive move amid a pandemic that appears particularly dangerous for the elderly.
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    Maybe Don’t Try to Shake All the Hands at the Coronavirus Briefing?Trump declared a national emergency over coronavirus, then immediately violated a basic health protocol.
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    A City of BodiesThe week we started hoarding beans.
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    Denial Is the Only Thing We’re Prepared ForAt the start of this pandemic, we’re living in the default mode of American culture. Can we change?
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    Your Social Life Is Going on HiatusIf you’re asking for permission, the answer is probably no.
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    Quarantines Mean Record Days for New York’s Weed Delivery ServicesThe city is shutting down as coronavirus spreads. Black-market marijuana delivery is just ramping up.
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    When Your Job Is to Touch People’s HandsNail salons in New York feel the impact of a city on edge.