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Late-Stage Study of First Single-Shot Vaccine Begins in US
How Long Could I be Contagious Before a Positive Virus Test?
Sexual Minorities More Likely to Suffer From Migraines Study Finds

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How Long Could I be Contagious Before a Positive Virus Test?

Late-Stage Study of First Single-Shot Vaccine Begins in US

Studies have shown that people may be contagious for about two days before developing COVID-19 symptoms.

As Hospitals Fill With COVID Patients, Medical Reinforcements Are Hard to Find

As Hospitals Fill With COVID Patients, Medical Reinforcements Are Hard to Find

By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio, and Carrie Feibel | Dec 2
Hospitals are worried staffing levels won't be able to keep up with demand as doctors, nurses and specialists such as respiratory therapists become exhausted or, worse, infected and sick themselves.

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

By Lindsey Tanner | Dec 2
Don't travel over the upcoming holidays. But if you must, consider getting coronavirus tests before and after, U.S. health officials urged Wednesday.

Lockdown Hookups? Study Suggests Gay and Bisexual Men Have More Sex During Pandemic

Lockdown Hookups? Study Suggests Gay and Bisexual Men Have More Sex During Pandemic

Dec 2
A new study suggests gay and bisexual men are having more sex, not less during the pandemic.

'Very Dark Couple of Weeks': Morgues and Hospitals Overflow

'Very Dark Couple of Weeks': Morgues and Hospitals Overflow

By Tammy Webber, Heather Hollingsworth | Dec 2
Amid the resurgence, states have begun reopening field hospitals to handle an influx of patients that is pushing health care systems — and their workers — to the breaking point.

UK Authorizes Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine for Emergency Use

UK Authorizes Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine for Emergency Use

By Lauran Neergaard, Danica Kirka | Dec 2
British officials authorized a COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use on Wednesday, greenlighting the world's first shot against the virus that's backed by rigorous science and taking a major step toward eventually ending the pandemic.

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SAGE Amplifies the Intersection of Aging and HIV/AIDS on World AIDS Day

SAGE Amplifies the Intersection of Aging and HIV/AIDS on World AIDS Day

Dec 1
SAGE, the world's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of LGBTQ elders, is commemorating World AIDS Day by elevating the experiencing older people living with HIV and remembering those that the community has lost to AIDS.


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Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

EDGE has curated the ultimate CBD holiday gift guide, including CBD gift boxes, CBD gift bundles, and the best CBD products of 2020. The only difficulty will be deciding whether to gift them or keep for yourself!