Librarians Are Meeting Younger Readers Where They Are: TikTok

“It is our job to select, acquire, describe, make accessible and circulate preserved knowledge,” Drabinski added. “That’s the whole project. So as technology changes the ways things are circulated, we…

Parents of younger children, how are you dealing with RSV and the flu?

CNN  —  There has been a nationwide surge in respiratory illnesses, especially in children. It’s putting a strain on hospitals, which are seeing a rise in flu and respiratory syncytial…

A global epidemic of cancer among people younger than 50 could be emerging

CNN  —  Iana dos Reis Nunes was 43 when she told her husband that she could feel something like a bubble in her abdomen when she lay on her side.…

FDA authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters could be expanded to younger ages as soon as early October

CNN  —  US Food and Drug Administration authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters could be expanded to younger age groups as soon as early October, a source close to planning discussions…

Pfizer, Moderna seek authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters for younger children

CNN  —  Younger children could soon be eligible to receive an updated Covid-19 booster shot. Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday said they completed their submission to the US Food and…

FDA authorizes Covid-19 vaccines for younger children

However, shots can’t be given until the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s vaccine advisers have voted on whether to recommend them — a vote is scheduled for Saturday…

FDA finds Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine is safe and effective in younger kids

The FDA’s vaccine advisers will evaluate next week Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccines for children 6 months through 5 years and 6 years through 17 years should be granted emergency use authorization.…

Palm Beach Gets a Younger Groove

The look at a recent trivia night at the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach, Fla., was anything but trivial. It wasn’t modest either. Quilted bags said “money.” Feathered bags said…

How Candidates Are Using TikTok to Secure Younger Voters

If all politics is theater, Representative Tim Ryan is one of its subtler actors. A moderate Democrat from Ohio’s 13th district who has represented the state for nearly two decades,…

Making ‘Dinobabies’ Extinct: IBM’s Push for a Younger Work Force

In 2020, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission released a summary of an investigation into these practices at IBM, which found that there was “top-down messaging from IBM’s highest ranks directing…