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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Moderna, Johnson & Johnson booster shots available in Evanston

October 27, 2021

Evanston is offering free booster doses for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines, the city announced in a Monday news release. The decision came in light of the rapid spread of the...

Northwestern Memorial Hospital is on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis. RapidRona aims to help smaller labs shoulder the testing load for hospitals and patients.

“Testing, testing, testing” — one startup’s attempt to help end the pandemic

May 27, 2020

As Illinois and other states look to phase in reopenings over the coming weeks and months, one message has been repeated again and again: to end this crisis, we need more testing. Startups and nonprofits...

Shirola: U.S. should ban direct-to-consumer prescription drug advertisements

February 4, 2020

Rarely these days does a relaxing hour of watching TV, reading a magazine or listening to the radio go by without encountering an advertisement for a prescription drug. Indeed, there has been a remarkable...

Shirola: U.S. government should ease legal barriers to research and treatment with psychedelics

Shirola: U.S. government should ease legal barriers to research and treatment with psychedelics

October 22, 2019

This is the fourth column in “Failed Policy,” a series examining the history of drugs and drug policy in the United States since its founding. When many of us think of psychedelics, we think of...

Shirola: The U.S. government must ensure open access to ketamine infusions

October 3, 2019

This is the third column in “Failed Policy,” a series examining the history of drugs and drug policy in the United States since its founding. Ketamine, which is a drug most commonly used to induce...

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