On Tuesday, representatives from AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson's Janssen subsidiary, Merck, Moderna, and Pfizer testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations about the vaccines they're developing against the new coronavirus. Here's what you need to know.
The United States' failure to track certain data is "one big reason" why the country is "losing the battle against Covid-19," according to former CDC Director Tom Frieden. Here are the key metrics Frieden and his colleagues say we must track to stop the coronavirus' spread.
America's Covid-19 epidemic has placed an unprecedented amount of stress on health care providers, who were already at a high risk of depression and suicide—and it's time for providers to admit "that [they] are human" and get the care they need, Esther Choo, an emergency physician and professor of emergency medicine at Oregon Health & Science University, writes in the Washington Post.