The Pandemic’s Real Toll? 300,000 Deaths, and It’s Not Just From the Coronavirus

A C.D.C. analysis finds that overall death rates have risen, particularly among young adults and people of color.

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Are Fever Checks a Good Gatekeeper for Covid?

Fever checks are becoming de rigueur in many workplaces and restaurants, even though federal health officials say they are of limited value.

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Scientists Report Steroids Can Be Lifesaving for Covid-19 Patients

New data in hand, the W.H.O. recommended that doctors give the drugs to critically ill patients worldwide.

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