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Americans should wear masks during all indoor activity outside of their homes and during all outdoor activity when it is not possible to stay at
Dec. 6-12 is National Hand-Washing Awareness Week. It’s a good reminder that frequent hand-washing remains the best defense against the spread of viruses, including influenza
The proportion of U.S. older adults who reported owning and using hearing aids increased from 2011 to 2018, according to a research letter published online
A single gathering of high school students in Avon, Connecticut, over Thanksgiving weekend led to the shutdown of the entire Avon school district through Dec.
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