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Friday, August 26, 2022

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Associated Press | Tweaked COVID boosters close but how much will they help? (Walter Orenstein quoted) | ABC News | U.S. News & World Report | Los Angeles Times

Washington Post | Opinion | Readers critique The Post: A dreadful error (Eric Lawson and Casey Hall co-write) 

WAGA-TV 📺 | President Biden announces student loan debt forgiveness plan (Usha Rackliffe quoted)

WXIA-TV | Best Georgia-based employers to work for: Report (Emory University ranked)

GPB-FM | Political Rewind: Student loan forgiveness; Pooches pushed into politics; Okefenokee Swamp saga (Fred Smith interviewed)

Georgia Recorder | Abortion access is on the ballot in November in these states (Beth Reingold and Andra Gillespie quoted) 

Axios | Why many Latinos are choosing Protestantism over Catholicism (Jonathan Calvillo quoted)

Los Angeles Times | New monkeypox cases begin to slow in L.A. County, echoing trends elsewhere (Emory University research cited)

Scientific American | New polio outbreaks worldwide put scientists on alert (Walter Orenstein quoted) 

Health | Nearly half of cancer deaths worldwide linked to preventable factors, study shows (Colleen McBride quoted)

Health | Oral minoxidil for hair loss: What to know about off-label use of the drug (Robert Swerlick quoted)

Higher Education

Washington Post | Calculate how much of your student loan debt can be forgiven

Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription required) | Bursting at the seams and battling in court, Berkeley faces an ‘urgent and real’ student-housing crisis 

Inside Higher Ed | No paywall for taxpayer-funded research, U.S. declares

General Health/Healthcare

NBC News | Moderna sues Pfizer and BioNTech alleging patent infringement over COVID vaccine

CNN | Wendy's restaurants associated with E. coli outbreak that sickened 84 people in 4 states, CDC says

New York Times | Your doppelgänger is out there and you probably share DNA with them

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