Hackers targeted the UKs coronavirus vaccine research

Hackers targeted the UKs coronavirus vaccine research

The hackers attempted to access sensitive data related to the UK’s coronavirus response, including work that the country has done to develop a vaccine. The hacking attempts weren’t overly sophisticated. In most instances, the hackers tried to phish people...
How to Cope as a Distance Caregiver During the Pandemic

How to Cope as a Distance Caregiver During the Pandemic

Photo: Shutterstock The COVID-19 pandemic has meant dealing with challenges most people never thought they’d face: toilet paper shortages, universal homeschooling and a novel virus that has killed more than 100,000 Americans in less than three months. It has also...
How to Check Your Privilege

How to Check Your Privilege

Photo: Shutterstock Privileges are the benefits and advantages you have over someone else because of your gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, health, level of education, physical ability, and/or socioeconomic level. It’s important to be aware of the benefits...
What Happens After You Leave the ICU?

What Happens After You Leave the ICU?

Photo: Shutterstock If you’ve never been hospitalized, you might think of the day a patient leaves the hospital as a singular event in their recovery: a sign that they are either fully recovered from their illness, ailment or injury, or are very close to it. But an...
Read These Books to Learn About Systemic Racism

Read These Books to Learn About Systemic Racism

Illustration: Shutterstock As we become more aware of the racial injustices happening in the present, it’s also important to educate ourselves about the past and how it impacts where we are. Below is a list of books that look at how different aspects of structural and...
The First Aid You Might Need to Know at a Protest

The First Aid You Might Need to Know at a Protest

The past week has shown us that you can never predict when a peaceful protest will escalate into something violent. (Though it’s certainly happening a lot these days, mainly thanks to inappropriate responses from the police.) If you’re headed to a protest, it can be...
How to Celebrate Pride Month as a Family

How to Celebrate Pride Month as a Family

Photo: Getty Images It’s been a heavy few months, to say the least. From the pandemic to the protests over police brutality against black Americans, it hasn’t felt like there’s been much to celebrate lately. But now it’s June, which means in addition to everything...