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Election Issue Spotlight: “Junk” Insurance Makes a Pandemic Even Worse

By ROSEMARIE DAY and NIKO LEHMAN-WHITE One of the most important responsibilities of the American government is to protect its citizens from harmful industry practices, from lead poisoning to dangerous pharmaceuticals to financial meltdowns. Its record is far from perfect, but government regulators usually act in good faith and in turn earn the trust of… Read More »

Covid-19 and allergies: Allergy season gets worse every year. Here’s why. – Vox.com

The weather is warming. The flowers are blooming. Noses are running. Eyes are watering. Amid a global pandemic, many miserable Americans are asking themselves: Is it allergies or Covid-19? The list of coronavirus symptoms continues to get longer — fever, coughing, loss of smell, chills — and as it does, it overlaps with other health… Read More »