The Variant Hunters: Inside South Africa’s Effort to Stanch Dangerous Mutations

NTUZUMA, South Africa — A few months ago, Sizakele Mathe, a community health worker in this…

When Did Spotify Wrapped Get So Chatty?

“In 2021 you did what you had to do.” “You always understood the assignment.” “You deserve…

Omicron Variant Spreading Twice as Quickly as Delta in South Africa

Underscoring increasing concerns about Omicron, scientists in South Africa said on Friday that the newest coronavirus…

Michael Montano and Dantley Davis to Leave Twitter in Shake-Up

Twitter’s new chief executive, Parag Agrawal, said on Friday that he would reorganize top leadership at…

Covid Live Updates: Scientists Say Omicron Is Spreading Faster in South Africa Than Any Other Variant

President Biden presented a new strategy for tamping down the spread of the coronavirus on Thursday,…

Omicron and Travel: So, Now Do I Need Trip Insurance?

While the pandemic has depressed travel, it may have encouraged travel insurance, say those in the…

Are My Stomach Problems Really All in My Head?

My I.B.S. journey started about nine years ago, at age 44, when I noticed that my…

Cognitive Rehab: One Patient’s Painstaking Path Through Long Covid Therapy

Over time, Ms. Purvis, the speech-language pathologist, incrementally ramped up the exercises: arrange numbers in descending…

Madonna calls out 50 Cent for trolling her

The rapper and “Power” star recently mocked the icon for risque photos she posted of herself…

Alec Baldwin interview: Actor recalls meeting Halyna Hutchins’ husband

The actor explained to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that the scene being rehearsed in the church at…