Children Can Get Severe COVID-19, CDC Says — Especially Black And Hispanic Children

An installation of children’s art is set up outside the Capitol on Wednesday. Kids can develop “severe” symptoms from the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report released Friday. Jemal Countess/Getty Images for ParentsTogether hide caption toggle caption Jemal Countess/Getty …

After ‘Severe’ Delays, 6 States Band Together To Buy Coronavirus Tests

Six states have an agreement to acquire fast-result antigen tests for the coronavirus. Here, a medical worker collects a sample after a patient self-administers a nasal swab test. John Minchillo/AP hide caption toggle caption John Minchillo/AP Six states have an agreement to acquire fast-result antigen …

Don’t Force Patients Off Opioids Abruptly, New Guidelines Say, Warning Of Severe Risks

Sometimes doctors rapidly taper their chronic pain patients’ opioid doses. Now a federal agency recommends against this. Douglas Sacha/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Douglas Sacha/Getty Images Sometimes doctors rapidly taper their chronic pain patients’ opioid doses. Now a federal agency recommends against this. Douglas …