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  1. A lab at Methodist Dallas Medical Center testing samples for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Dall

    US reverses COVID-19 testing guidance again; exposed without symptoms need tests

    The Trump administration reversed guidance Friday on COVID-19 testing for a second time, urging those exposed to people with the virus to get ...
  2. A general view of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    In 12 US states, at least 35% are obese, 2019 CDC data shows

    Adult obesity is rising in the United States, with a greater impact on racial and ethnic minorities, a US Centres for Disease Control (CDC) report ...
  3. "Review of Coronavirus Response Efforts" hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

    'He was confused': Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine, masks

    President Donald Trump took exception on Wednesday to comments from the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who said ...
  4. A man wearing a protective face mask walks, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, past

    US COVID-19 death analysis shows greater toll on black, Hispanic youth: CDC

    A disproportionate percentage of US COVID-19 deaths have been recorded among Black and Hispanic people younger than 21, according to a US study, a ...
  5. A healthcare worker uses a swab to test a man at a coronavirus disease

    Texas, Florida, California, New York will not follow new US COVID-19 testing plan

    Several large U.S. states including Texas are not heeding new federal health officials' calls to reduce COVID-19 testing of some exposed to the ...
  6. A healthcare worker uses a swab to test a man at a coronavirus disease

    US health agency says testing not needed for some exposed to COVID-19, sparking outcry

    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention narrowed its guidance for who should get tested for COVID-19 this week, saying people who were ...
  7. A daycare for children of healthcare workers and first responders at Midway Elementary School durin

    Limited transmission of COVID-19 found in US childcare study, CDC says

    Transmission of COVID-19 from children or adults to other people in Rhode Island childcare programs occurred on only a limited basis, a study by ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Travel Safely Ambassador Carlos Hernandez hands out a face masks to an airline passenge

    US international airline passenger contact tracing plan stalls

    The Trump administration's efforts to require airlines to collect contact tracing information from U.S.-bound international passengers has ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: U.S. CDC chief testifies before coronavirus panel

    Progressive drop in COVID-19 cases in southern US states, says CDC director

    Southern US states, which were hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic, are seeing a progressive drop in coronavirus cases, the director of the US ...