Trump Is Trying to Pull Millions off Insurance as Coronavirus Spreads

The Supreme Court just agreed to hear a Trump-supported lawsuit that could make millions of people lose their health insurance, the last thing you want during a global pandemic.

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57 Things to Do With Friends While Social Distancing Beyond 'Catching Up'

Time to get creative with all those Zoom calls.

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Everlane Reassures Workers, Then Lays Off and Furloughs Hundreds

The "ethical" clothing retailer recently claimed to workers that its "team connection" was "stronger than ever."

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Startups Are Eager to Push At-Home COVID-19 Testing for Profit

The FDA has not authorized at-home testing, but that won't stop telemedicine from trying to capitalize on the coronavirus pandemic.

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Worst-Rated Orthodontist on Yelp Whitened My Teeth

Taji gets his teeth whitened at a poorly reviewed orthodontist's office.

How Stage 4 Cancer Changed Me as a Tattoo Artist

Sue Jeiven is a tattoo artist in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. She's also living with Stage 4 breast cancer. We met her to talk about her work, her life, and her art serving as her legacy.

Americans Safely Isolating at Home Face Another Danger: Their Own Guns

As people shelter in place, experts are telling gun owners to keep their firearms unloaded and locked up.

Researchers Got People to Hallucinate from Fake Psychedelics

When it comes to taking hallucinogenic drugs, context may matter in deeper ways than previously assumed.

What to Do if You're Drinking Way More During Self-Isolation

No one is saying you can’t kill a six-pack while you’re stuck at home because of COVID-19, but you might want to pay attention to self-moderation, too.

There’s Another Crucial Coronavirus Test We Need Access To

The tests we have now tell us who is currently sick. We need to know who has already had COVID-19 and recovered.

Trump Thinks Chloroquine Can Treat Coronavirus. What Does the Science Say?

It makes sense to want a solution to appear as quickly as possible. But we still have a lot to learn.

Coronavirus Is Bad in the Cities. It Could Be Even Worse Outside of Them

Shortages in hospital staff, equipment, and space could force doctors in rural regions of the U.S. to begin the kind of unthinkable rationing decisions that have been reported in Italy.

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What It's Like to Get an Abortion in Idaho

The closest clinic was more than 6 hours away, so this woman actually went to another state.

Anti-Abortion Groups Are Still Holding Protests During the Coronavirus Outbreak

“The abortion industry is still doing abortions...we are not going away unless we’re banned."

Coronavirus Is Making It Harder for People to Get Birth Control

People are losing their jobs. Students are leaving school. How will they access contraceptives?

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Coronavirus is Destroying Abortion Access Across the U.S.

The pandemic has achieved what years of Supreme Court battles and hundreds of restrictions could not: it has choked off access to legal abortion.

Startups Are Eager to Push At-Home COVID-19 Testing for Profit

The FDA has not authorized at-home testing, but that won't stop telemedicine from trying to capitalize on the coronavirus pandemic.

Every Grocery Store Should Be Handling the Pandemic Like This Texas Chain

Whole Foods, local grocery chains, and probably the federal government could take a page from HEB's emergency preparedness book.

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