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As California continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic, KQED is committed to providing resources and information to help support communities in our region. We will continue to report on issues of health, policy and the economy of the Bay Area and beyond. 

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'Keep those diaries': Strategies for centering student voices and improving reflection habits

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Bay Area Children's Hospitals Strained as RSV Surge Arrives

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Student math scores are down from pre-COVID levels, the National Report Card finds

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Newsom to End California's COVID State of Emergency in February

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Where Can I Find a New COVID Booster Shot Near Me — Now Including Kids 5 and Up?

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Faced With Backlog, San Francisco Hits Pause on New Applications for COVID Rent Assistance

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How Biden's Declaring the Pandemic 'Over' Complicates Efforts to Fight COVID

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When Should You Get Your 2022 Flu Shot?

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East Bay Artists Can Still Get Pandemic Relief Funding With This Grant