6 tips to help you detect fake science news

If what you’re reading seems too good to be true, it just might be. Health

Nation’s health by the numbers can be found at CDC-affiliated blog

The National Center for Health Statistics compiles and releases tons of data on such issues as coronavirus deaths, drug overdoses, mental health and others. Health

Civil rights and Black health organizations press Biden administration to ban menthol cigarettes

Advocates demand action against a product that has increased illnesses and death in Black communities. Health

Biden officials rescind Trump’s okay for Texas’s $100 billion-plus Medicaid plan

Friday letter is seen as an effort to push Texas officials toward expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Health

Underserved communities bear brunt of paused Johnson & Johnson rollout

Clinics offering the one-shot vaccine were canceled throughout the country, affecting students, shift workers, rural residents and other hard-to-reach groups. Health

Why Biden health officials decided to pause J&J’s coronavirus vaccine

Their goal was to protect the public and be transparent, but critics worry they overreacted and might undermine vaccine confidence. Health