Global Health: A New Ebola Vaccine Strategy in Africa: Smaller Doses

Confronting an Ebola outbreak spiraling out of control in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization announced plans on Tuesday to change its vaccination strategy, offering smaller doses and eventually introducing a second vaccine. The outbreak, which has lasted nine months, has now claimed more than 1,000 lives. Rebel groups have attacked health…

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You’re Going to Wear Everlane’s $88 Sandals Every Freaking Day

Courtesy The Day Crossover Sandal — Black everlane everlane.com $88.00 ELLE.com has tendency to gush over runway looks that are kind of unpractical (we love the fantasy!), or lust after weird Lizzie McGuire-like sandals. But in reality, these frivolous fashion finds are mere infatuations. Our collective true love is a really good basic. We’re obsessed…

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Drug Prices Will Soon Appear in Many TV Ads

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration for the first time will require pharmaceutical companies to include the price of prescription drugs in television advertisements if the cost exceeds $35 per month. The move, announced on Wednesday by Alex M. Azar II, the health and human services secretary, is the most visible action the administration has taken…

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Tyra Banks is Back On the Cover of Sports Illustrated 23 Years Later

Gilbert CarrasquilloGetty Images Tyra Banks has reclaimed her Sports Illustrated throne. After being the first African American model to grace the cover of the magazine’s annual swimsuit issue back in 1996, the legendary model and America’s Next Top Model creator has made her return to the magazine as its cover star 23 years later, absolutely…

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fixtures: These Flowers Have Been Growing for 103 Years

Image Bloom and grow: The hands of Carmen Garcia, assembling flowers.CreditVincent Tullo for The New York Times The showroom and factory of M & S Schmalberg is in a soot-gray building in Manhattan’s garment district, seven stories above a street-level women’s apparel wholesaler called Belma Fashions. On a recent morning, the firm’s 61-year-old president, Warren…

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Robert Pear, Authoritative Times Reporter on Health Care, Dies at 69

Robert Pear, a reporter whose understated demeanor belied a tenacious pursuit of sources and scoops during his 40 years at The New York Times covering health care and other critical national issues, died on Tuesday in Rockville, Md. He was 69. His death, from complications of a stroke, was confirmed by his brother, Douglas, his…

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Matter: In This Doctor’s Office, a Physical Exam Like No Other

To scientists like Michael Snyder, chair of the genetics department at Stanford University, the future of medicine is data — lots and lots of data. He and others predict that one day doctors won’t just take your blood pressure and check your temperature. They will scrutinize your genome for risk factors and track tens of…

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Get Ready For Summer in Hawkins With the New H&M x Stranger Things Collab

Netflix’s Stranger Things is easily one of our favorite TV obsessions and anything that brings us just a bit closer to Hawkins ahead of the upcoming Independence Day release is sure to put the biggest smile on our faces. H&M is kicking off the countdown to season three with a Stranger Things-themed collection starring Hawkins’…

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