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The Best Birthday Present in 2021? A Covid Vaccine.

Zoe Tu, a seventh grader in Brooklyn, likes to celebrate her birthday with Dulce de leche Haagen-Dazs ice cream cake. This year, her 12th was no exception, but the day was also marked by a delicacy of another kind: her Covid…

Birthday Parties as Virus Vector

KJ Seung, the director of strategy and policy for Partners in Health's response to Covid in Massachusetts, who helped set up the contact tracing system, said it had been difficult for contact tracing authorities to clearly demonstrate that…

A Jane Brody Birthday Milestone: 80!

Give up all excuses like Todd Balf did after being partially paralyzed due to cancer after spinal surgery. Although he had long avoided diving in water with a physical therapist as a trainer, he eventually took the plunge and discovered…