Hydroxychloroquine is the most disappointing, disavowed drug that researchers keep studying for COVID-19

Barely three months ago, the anti-malarial drug that President Donald Trump touted seemed like such a sure bet against COVID-19 that Susanna Naggie had a tough time setting up a national clinical trial comparing it to placebo. Colleagues said giving a fake pill would be unethical since the real thing might save lives. Now, hydroxychloroquine, or HCQ, has fallen into […]

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These July 4th Printables Will Keep Kids Busy All Weekend

Although plenty of us are feeling not-so patriotic during this year of pandemic plus protests (and/or already celebrated America’s diversity on Juneteenth and are ready to call it a day) the Fourth of July remains a day of celebration for many Americans. And hey, what’s not to like about food, fun, and fireworks — and a day off? But you […]

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