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Seniors Line Up for Vaccine, Still Have ‘Some Good Living to Do’

Seniors Line Up for Vaccine, Still Have ‘Some Good Living to Do’

Vitals staffers Monique Binkley Smith, Ashley Boarman and Emma Dugas contributed to this story. He's 80 years old and a disabled Navy veteran, but Daniel Morales Jr. got his COVID-19 vaccination this week because, he says, “I’ve still got some good living to do.” For...

Doctors See Parallels Between COVID-19, ‘Spanish Flu’ Pandemics

Doctors See Parallels Between COVID-19, ‘Spanish Flu’ Pandemics

History provides important lessons for the present and future. The pandemic of 1918-19, called the “Spanish Flu” (which originated in the United States), is a good indicator of what we’re currently experiencing, says Gary Green, M.D., a California infectious disease...

No Vaccine for This Virus, but Advances Have Saved Lives

No Vaccine for This Virus, but Advances Have Saved Lives

While COVID-19 vaccines are being rolled out to the public less than a year after official reports of the novel coronavirus pandemic in the United States, there is still no vaccine for another deadly virus that reared its ugly head about 40 years ago, accounting for...

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