If SARS is any lesson, the psychological effects of the novel coronavirus will long outlast the pandemic itself.
The exact risk is unknown, but it’s a good moment to make sure ventilation systems are working well.
One of the world’s best players taught me his unique psychological style of play—and it worked.
The pandemic has sparked an interest in dubious cures such as colloidal silver—and some are trying to capitalize on it.
Wash your hands, but lay off the other parts.
We know very little about how reliable tests are for people who don’t feel sick.
Livestock has long been a way of life for Navajo families. Now it’s also a way for them to make money.
As the virus continues to spread, how do we reckon with the reality of ongoing death and disruption?
Should we all be taking something during the pandemic? Supplements and vitamins make big claims, but their benefits are doubtful.
No one should be expected to attend an in-person gathering right now.
Rising case numbers, an empty theme park, and 22 teams in quarantine. What could go wrong?
In a Boston ICU, staff members orchestrate goodbyes over Zoom and comfort patients who would otherwise die alone.
Fleeing a big city because of the pandemic is a bigger gamble than it might seem.
And answers to other listener questions
In California, food banks are struggling to keep up with surging demand.
Before the pandemic hit, they struggled to get funding that might have hastened treatments for COVID-19.
The soothing instructor is the only thing getting me through all this.
Suicides and overdoses among young adults were already skyrocketing before the pandemic started. Now experts fear that the situation is going to get even worse.
Making music has benefits beyond tradition. In a pandemic, though, it’s also riskier than staying silent.
The pandemic isn’t going away, and its growth is hard to predict.
Businesses are reopening. Protests are erupting nationwide. But the virus isn’t done with us.