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Babies, Delta and COVID: What Parents Need to Know

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When to Get Your 2021 Flu Shot (And How It Works With COVID Vaccines)

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SF Lowrider Fest: Watch These Cars Bounce and Get a Vaccine, Too

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San Francisco's New Vaccine Mandate: When It Starts, What it Covers

Families, Teachers Fret Over Delta Variant as Schools Reopen

Delta Is Surging. Here's the Latest You Need to Know to Stay Safe

California Launches the Largest Free School Lunch Program in the Country

Extreme Heat Is Getting Worse for Low-Income, Non-White Americans, New Study Finds

How We'll Know When the COVID-19 Crisis Is Really Over