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Tuesday

COVID's emergency status ends in May. Here's how it will impact funding and policies

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Humans have an elegant and intricate system of internal processes that help our bodies keep time, with exposure to sunlight, caffeine and meal timing all playing a role. But that doesn't account for "precision waking." Sarah Mosquera/NPR hide caption

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I usually wake up just ahead of my alarm. What's up with that?

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Friday

Seattle Children's Hospital is being inundated with respiratory illness patients

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Thursday

CDC issues a revamp of opiod guidelines, giving clinicians more leeway

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The federal government's new opioid prescribing guidelines may help doctors better manage patients with chronic pain who need consistent doses of pain medicines. For example, one patient takes tramadol regularly for serious pain caused by osteogenesis imperfecta, or brittle bone disease. Jose M. Osorio/Tribune News Service via Getty Images hide caption

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Friday

Physician Assistant Susan Eng-Na, right, administers a monkeypox vaccine during a vaccination clinic in New York. New cases are starting to decline in New York and some other U.S. cities. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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The monkeypox outbreak may be slowing in the U.S., but health officials urge caution

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Monday

The new booster shot would be an update to Pfizer's current version of the shot, which was designed for the original strain of the coronavirus. Nam Y. Huh/AP hide caption

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Friday

In many places, there's still a major shortage of monkeypox vaccines. A plan to stretch the U.S. supply could help get shots into arms more quickly, but it's also untested and introduces new challenges. Richard Vogel/AP hide caption

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The new U.S. monkeypox vaccine strategy offers more doses — and uncertainty

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Thursday

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention laid out new guidance for the national response to COVID-19 on Thursday. Tami Chappell/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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With new guidance, CDC ends test-to-stay for schools and relaxes COVID rules

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Tuesday

The monkeypox outbreak is growing in the U.S. and vaccines remain in short supply. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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With supplies low, FDA authorizes plan to stretch limited monkeypox vaccine doses

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The science isn't entirely settled on whether a rapid antigen test indicates whether a person is still contagious. Massimiliano Finzi/Getty Images hide caption

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