Most cases are not life-threatening, which is also what makes the virus a historic challenge to contain.
I’m young and healthy, so what’s the point?
Taking just a few basic precautions can help lower any potential risk.
Americans need the bare truth from Trump’s doctor, not empty reassurances.
Americans need an accurate account of Trump’s condition. They do not have one.
Here’s what is currently known about Trump’s health, and what it means for everyone else.
Tandem cycling is one of the few ways I can get outside, but I’m worried about doing it in a pandemic.
A coronavirus vaccine doesn’t need to be perfect to still be valuable.
The coming months of the pandemic could be catastrophic. The U.S. still has ways to prepare.
Many places only half-heartedly gave lockdowns a shot in the spring—and now might have to try them again.
What the term actually means, and what it doesn’t
One bout of the disease was bad enough.
Was that wrong?
School reopenings are putting extended family in precarious situations.
If fever screens give us a false sense of security, they might be doing more harm than good.
Caregivers can’t deny seniors their agency, even during this pandemic.
The value of face coverings varies wildly. Much of it comes down to how we use and maintain them.
If everyone is vigilant and responsible, it can be done safely.
The portion of the population that needs to get sick is not fixed. We can change it.
Some children are having a delayed immune reaction after getting infected. The extent of the condition is just coming into view.
The exact risk is unknown, but it’s a good moment to make sure ventilation systems are working well.