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As STDS proliferate, companies are rushing to market home test kits.  But are they reliable?

As STDS proliferate, companies are rushing to market home test kits. But are they reliable?

Among the most remarkable legacies of the covid-19 pandemic is how quickly federal regulators, the health care industry, and consumers moved to make home testing a reliable tool to manage a health crisis. public health. But that fast-track approach is missing from another less publicized epidemic: an explosion of sexually transmitted diseases that can cause …

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It's a terrible time to buy a house.  Here's what to know if you still have to do it |  CNN Business

It’s a terrible time to buy a house. Here’s what to know if you still have to do it | CNN Business

There is no coating: it’s a terrible time to buy a house. Mortgage rates for a 30-year fixed-rate loan are now hovering above 7%, more than 4 percentage points higher than a year ago. This reduced the purchasing power of a typical buyer by 14%, according to Black Knight, a mortgage data company. With fewer …

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