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L.A. County Plans to Align with Purple Tier Status and Allow Outdoor Dining

Other activities that were restricted under the regional stay-at-home order will be allowed starting today
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Everyone’s Buzzing About Biohacking, but Will It Actually Help You Live Longer?

From Santa Monica to Silicon Valley, a growing band of new age techies is leading a health revolution. Is the path to immortality really paved with ozone enemas and cryotherapy sessions?
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How Did the Vaccine Rollout Become Such a Wreck?

From federal failures to local blunders, a look at where things stand, what went wrong, and why change may be a ways off
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L.A. County Temporarily Lifts Limit on Cremations Because So Many People Are Dying

As COVID-19 causes the county's death rate to double, the body that oversees the region's air quality had to make concessions for crematoriums
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Here’s What You Need to Know About When and How to Get a COVID Vaccination in L.A.

A quick primer on who's eligible, how to make an appointment, and more
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‘Freedom Rally’ Organizer Promises More Anti-Mask Stampedes in L.A.

The maskless MAGA hordes that have stormed local grocery stores and malls aren't done with their anti-science campaign
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L.A.’s Largest COVID Testing Site Will Now Become its Largest Vaccination Center

The switch could triple number of vaccines administered each day, officials claim
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Local Officials Are Worried About NYE Partiers Coming Back from Mexico

Despite a deadly surge in virus cases, a travel advisory and mandatory quarantine period are operating on the honor system
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These Four Factors Help Explain L.A.’s COVID Surge

False positive tests, delayed vaccine, and extra-contagious strains matter, but they don't fully explain how we got here
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L.A. Ambulance Crews Advised Against Taking Patients Who Aren’t Likely to Survive to Hospitals

As COVID cases overwhelm local ERs and ICUs, EMTs are being told not to transport people who can't be resuscitated at the scene