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Illustration of person looking at light at end of abstract tunnel.

How death shapes life

As global COVID toll hits 5 million, Harvard philosopher ponders the intimate, universal experience of knowing the end will come but not knowing when

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Michael Keaton in "Dopesick."

Behind ‘Dopesick,’ anger and hope

Author and former Nieman fellow says Hulu adaptation of bestseller has potential to ‘change the conversation around stigma’

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Sneaker and tracker.

Every step counts

Researchers pinpoint how different types of physical activity affect cardiorespiratory fitness

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Senior citizen getting a vaccine.

The peril of 5 percent

Pockets of unvaccinated older people leave northern states vulnerable to COVID surge, expert warns

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India worker giving vaccines door to door.

Is delta unstoppable?

Public health experts say lessons from abroad suggest simple, familiar tactics can rein in the COVID variant

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Scientist with lab equipment.

Toward better medicine

Gift to propel precision medicine research, training at Harvard Medical School, Clalit Research Institute

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