How Are You Telling Children the Story of the Pandemic?

How will children make sense of the times we are living through? How can parents help them form — and understand — the narrative, even when they themselves feel worried, overwhelmed and unsure? I went back to several of the pediatricians I’ve consulted about different aspects of the coronavirus and asked: How are you telling…

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The Black Photographer Making History at Vanity Fair

Until about two weeks ago, Dario Calmese didn’t know he was the first Black photographer to shoot the cover of Vanity Fair. But he had a suspicion, so he asked the editors, who went digging. “To the best of our knowledge, it is the first Vanity Fair cover made by a Black photographer,” Radhika Jones…

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The Advantages of Hiring A Private Chef From Brisbane

A lot of people are passionate about food. They continuously look for new recipes to try out and purchase different types of ingredients to make the perfect meal. Some even visit many restaurants to try out different dishes. Food brings happiness to people. This also depends on what type of food you eat. You should…

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The 6 Things You Need to Preserve the Summer’s Bounty

As soon as I get used to the towering stacks of fragrant peaches and plump berries at the farmers’ market, the summer season comes to an end, and they’re gone. It always seems to go by in the blink of an eye. A few pieces of equipment make it possible to cheat the laws of…

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Black Behind the Wheel

Driving across Woodward Avenue in Detroit a few weeks ago amid a spirited George Floyd demonstration — this one a 30-mile motorcade into the suburbs, billed as the “I Have a Dream Protest Cruise” — my mind drifted strangely to an empty two-lane highway in Arkansas near the Texas border. The memory was jarring, sweeping…

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Your New Home Office May Be in the Backyard

When James and Meg Wilson began working from home in March, they realized their house in Oakland, Calif., would need a proper home office in a hurry. Mr. Wilson, 36, works in finance, and Ms. Wilson, 36, is a nurse practitioner engaged in telehealth. “And we have a little guy at home,” Mr. Wilson said,…

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This Year Will End Eventually. Document It While You Can.

A few weeks ago, a nerdy joke went viral on Twitter: Future historians will be asked which quarter of 2020 they specialize in. As museum curators and archivists stare down one of the most daunting challenges of their careers — telling the story of the pandemic; followed by severe economic collapse and a nationwide social…

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Why We’re Losing the Battle With Covid-19

Listen to This Article Audio Recording by Audm To hear more audio stories from publishers like The New York Times, download Audm for iPhone or Android. In the early days of May, Umair Shah, director of the public-health department in Harris County, Texas, was feeling hopeful. It looked as if his county might succeed in…

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Milan Digital Fashion Week: Streaming Live Video

Here’s something great: Milan Digital Fashion Week will be broadcasting online, all in one place. Here’s the schedule, so you can tune in when you like. Today’s schedule is below. Rusty on time zones? For Hong Kong, add six hours; for London, subtract one hour; New York, subtract six hours; California, subtract nine hours. The…

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Antibiotic allergy reporting may lead to resistance, higher costs, decreased safety

Antibiotics are among the most commonly prescribed medications, but in determining the most appropriate prescription for a patient, doctors and pharmacists often rely on inaccurate records of the patient’s antibiotic allergies. Many records are incomplete, unclear or incorrect. They may have originated with a patient’s previous physician, or incompatible electronic medical record systems may have…

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