Important health topics being covered by reliable news sources:

After a stroke blinded one eye, Frank Bruni focused on the future – NPR

How examining our regrets can make for a more meaningful life – NPR

This form of memory loss is common — but most Americans don’t know about it – NPR

People with ‘medium COVID’ are caught in a gray area of recovery with little support – NPR

Americans are stuck in unhealthy pandemic habits. Here’s how to reboot – NPR

For some patients, cardiovascular problems persist long after COVID – NPR

‘It’s a nightmare’: Hong Kong runs low on coffins as Omicron exacts deadly toll – Los Angeles Times

COVID-19 is fading. But ending the health emergency could leave us vulnerable – Los Angeles Times

Can you be healed by a sound frequency? From sound baths to TikTok, a debate (gently) rages – Los Angeles Times

CPS says COVID-19 quarantine policy to continue as some parents call for return ‘to normal before it’s too late’ – Chicago Tribune

Illinois’ new health care program for undocumented seniors leaves some of the most vulnerable behind – Chicago Tribune

Low-dose COVID shots effective for babies and toddlers, Moderna says – Chicago Tribune

Northwestern performs rare double lung transplant on patient with terminal lung cancer – Chicago Tribune

Companies are calling workers back to offices, again. But it might not be for five days a week anytime soon. – Chicago Tribune

‘Stealth’ omicron is expected to be dominant variant among Chicago COVID-19 cases by the end of March – Chicago Tribune

Genetically altered skin grafts hold promise as addiction treatment, University of Chicago scientists say – Chicago Tribune

Legal fight begins over new Florida law on teaching sexual orientation, gender identity – Miami Herald

CDC drops COVID-19 risk alerts for cruise travelers – Miami Herald

Florida, 20 other states sue federal government over mask mandate for airline travel – Miami Herald

Potent, often disguised: What to know about fentanyl causing overdoses in South Florida – Miami Herald

Why the CDC says kids should get a COVID vaccine — despite what Florida says – Miami Herald

Biden and Harris condemn Florida bill that restricts abortion after 15 weeks – Miami Herald

Second Covid-19 Booster Shot Endorsed by FDA, CDC for Adults 50 and Older – The Wall Street Journal

Omicron BA.2 Variant Represents Rising Share of U.S. Covid-19 Cases – The Wall Street Journal

Biden Administration to Stop Reimbursing Hospitals for Covid-19 Care of Uninsured – The Wall Street Journal

U.S. Travel Mask Mandate Extended by One Month to April 18 – The Wall Street Journal

Pfizer Starts Testing Its Covid-19 Pill in Children – The Wall Street Journal

Senate Republicans Push to End Covid-19 Emergency Declaration – The Wall Street Journal

Ivermectin Does Not Reduce Risk of Covid Hospitalization, Large Study Finds – The New York Times

Trying to Solve a Covid Mystery: Africa’s Low Death Rates – The New York Times

How Long Should It Take to Grieve? Psychiatry Has Come Up With an Answer. – The New York Times

What Is ‘Bigorexia’? – The New York Times

CDC: If you got J&J’s vaccine and booster, consider an mRNA shot now – The Washington Post

Covid vaccinations — including boosters — fall to lowest levels since 2020 – The Washington Post

Moderna says its coronavirus vaccine for young children is safe, but efficacy is a more complicated picture – The Washington Post

In blink of an eye, Senate passes time-change bill with no dissent – The Washington Post

Small lab that got $187 million for covid testing put patients in ‘jeopardy’ – The Washington Post

Latest version of omicron accounts for most new infections in many parts of the U.S., genomics testing shows – The Washington Post

White House officials say U.S. has exhausted funds to buy potential fourth vaccine dose for all Americans – The Washington Post

Biden pushes new normal amid worries about next covid surge and who is left behind – The Washington Post

Moderna seeks FDA authorization for a second booster dose of its coronavirus vaccine for all adults – The Washington Post

Pfizer and BioNTech seek authorization of second coronavirus booster shot for people 65 and older – The Washington Post

Covid long-haulers face grueling fights for disability benefits – The Washington Post

Redlining means 45 million Americans are breathing dirtier air, 50 years after it ended – The Washington Post

This is why it’s so hard to find mental health counseling right now – The Washington Post

U.S. to share some coronavirus technologies with World Health Organization – The Washington Post

White House unveils plan to move America past covid crisis, says shutdowns no longer necessary – The Washington Post