Tagged With Epidemiology

3 doctors explain why COVID-19 prevention doesn't stop at immunization


Epidemiologists debunk the 14 biggest coronavirus myths


We asked doctors and researchers for their top face masks that balance comfort and safety



3 ways companies can safely reopen their offices during the pandemic, according to an epidemiologist


How to safely form a 'social bubble' this winter, according to 5 disease experts — and what risks to avoid


I'm an epidemiologist. Here are 5 things you should do right now to ride the wave of new COVID cases and prepare for the long winter.



I'm a doctor who volunteered to get one of the first coronavirus shots. Here's why I got involved, and what the side effects have been like.


How to celebrate Halloween with your kids while staying safe during COVID-19, according to an epidemiologist


Researchers at the University of Arizona say they stopped a coronavirus outbreak before it spread by testing students' poop


Epidemiologists debunk the 14 biggest coronavirus myths


Everything you need to know about travelling on an aeroplane in a pandemic, according to experts


An interactive tool lets you compare 2 models' projections for the US coronavirus outbreak — and see how they have changed over time



One key figure helps countries decide when their coronavirus outbreaks are over — but scientists say it's a moving target


2 medical experts estimate 90% of coronavirus deaths in the US could have been avoided if everyone started social distancing on March 2


A new phone-tracing technology could tell if you've been exposed to the coronavirus — without sacrificing privacy. 130 researchers are offering it to countries for free.


11 critical questions about the coronavirus that remain unanswered, 6 months after the first cases were reported



4 disease experts reveal how they'd address the coronavirus pandemic in the US if they could wave a magic wand


Epidemiologists have been warning of a coronavirus outbreak for years and say that another pandemic will happen again


An average coronavirus patient infects at least 2 others. To end the pandemic, that crucial metric needs to drop below 1 — here's how we get there.


Pathologists debunk 13 myths about the coronavirus, including why face masks won't help