What to Know About Boosters if You Got the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Health experts say that boosters are likely to be needed eventually and that more data should be available in the next several weeks.

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The New Virus Strains Make the Next 6 Weeks Crucial

“Let’s not wait until we wrap the car around the tree to start pumping the brakes.”

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The Biden Administration’s Plan to Get Vaccines to Americans

Vivek Murthy takes us inside Biden’s plan to beat Covid-19.

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N.C.A.A. Crisis Shows How Biden’s Surgeon General Pick Navigated the Pandemic

Vivek Murthy was a central figure in the decision to cancel the March Madness basketball tournaments. He’s poised to have a major role in the Biden administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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How Will Biden Approach School Reopenings?

Answer: Schools over restaurants, for now.

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Biden’s Team Steps Up Transition Plans, Mapping Out a White House

With Joe Biden leading in several important battleground states, his advisers and allies have moved rapidly to discuss hiring in critical roles, especially those overseeing the coronavirus response.

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You’re Doomscrolling Again. Here’s How to Snap Out of It.

In a pandemic that forces us to stay home, bingeing on doom-and-gloom news feels irresistible. These health experts offer ways to break the habit.

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Make America Immune Again

Many sources of the nation’s strength have eroded.

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A Candidate in Isolation: Inside Joe Biden’s Cloistered Campaign

Walled off from voters in a distinctive kind of lockdown, Mr. Biden has developed a routine, of sorts, as he seeks the presidency from his basement.

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