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Monday, November 30


Holiday season starts under pall of more than 100,000 new Covid-19 cases.
(This story appeared in multiple outlets.)

New York Times
Covid Combat Fatigue: 'I Would Come Home With Tears in My Eyes'

The Wall Street Journal
The Covid-19 Vaccine: When Will It Be Available for You?

Houston Chronicle
COVID expert Peter Hotez: 'I'll take the first FDA-authorized vaccine offered'
Margaret Nosek, advocate for Houstonians with disabilities, dies
(This story appeared in multiple outlets in Texas.)
Fear of COVID-19 fueling increase in bariatric surgeries
As COVID numbers surge in Texas on Thanksgiving eve, leaders make a last-ditch plea
Physically Distant but Socially Connected: The Key to Navigating Holidays During COVID-19

Why you should get tested for COVID-19 after Thanksgiving
COVID-19 patient who received double lung transplant urges others to be safe ahead of holidays

A pandemic within a pandemic: Domestic violence magnified by pandemic and holidays
(This story appeared in multiple outlets.)

More fans at Dallas Cowboys' games? Why that's concerning amid rising COVID-19 numbers

Divisions emerge among U.S. officials over when first Covid-19 vaccine doses will be available — and for whom

How to Prevent Holiday Depression This Year

Business Insider
Stores like Walmart are changing Black Friday shopping to make it safer. Experts say none of it will matter if shoppers don't wear masks.

Daily Mail
Could UK employers force staff to get a Covid vaccine?
(This article appeared in multiple outlets)

Mother Jones
The Safest Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving, According to Science

Which Coronavirus Vaccine Should You Get? A Subjective Guide.

Women's Health
Why Am I Always Tired? 11 Reasons You’re Dealing With Seriously Low Energy

KTLA – Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Peter Hotez debunks anti-vaccine fears about COVID-19 vaccines

Why Do I Sometimes Feel Like I'm Falling for No Reason?

Medpage Today
Triple FIT Beats Single Sigmoidoscopy in CRC Screening in Norway

Market Watch
Hospital workers called exhausted as U.S. records highest number of COVID deaths since May

2020 AAAS Fellows approved by the AAAS Council
Study homes in on ‘exceptional responders’ to cancer drugs

MIT Technology Review
Spaceflight does some weird things to astronauts’ bodies

Houston Forward Times
Tips to Serve Food Safely on Thanksgiving

Technology Networks
AI Helps Scientists Understand Brain Activity Behind Thoughts

American Society of Animal Science
DGAC Recommends Meat for Children Under Two Years

Good News Network
U.S. Department of Defense Funds New Lyme Disease Vaccine Development

China Daily
Panel to decide on who gets vaccine first in US


Friday, November 27


Happy Day After Thanksgiving!