Health officials bracing for possible high COVID-19 testing demand

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – There’s been a rush of COVID-19 testing at urgent care facilities over the past few weeks. Health leaders expect to see more of it as the…

BTS’ Suga tested positive for Covid-19

Women from various districts arrive to attend a rally held by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 21, 2021 in Allahabad, India.  (Ritesh Shukla/Getty Images) Indian Prime Minister Narendra…

Trump knew testing Covid-19 vaccines would take months, Woodward book shows

Trump also suggests that’s why he initially pushed so hard for the use of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, because the malaria drug had already been tested and approved for other…

Evusheld to prevent Covid-19: There won’t be nearly enough for Americans who are eligible

But that joy quickly turned to despair as patients learned the government has only contracted for enough doses for less than one-tenth the number of people who are eligible for…

Researchers compared results in less-severe and severe COVID-19 cases one and five months after symptom onset — ScienceDaily

Infection-fighting B cells retain better memory of the coronavirus spike protein in University Hospital patients who recover from less-severe cases of COVID-19 than in those recovering from severe COVID-19, a…

Calls Mount to Cut Covid-19 Quarantine Period for Fully Vaccinated Who Test Negative

More health experts, business people and government officials are questioning how long people infected with Covid-19 should quarantine if they are vaccinated and no longer testing positive. The U.S. Centers…

What makes an mRNA vaccine so effective against severe COVID-19? Shots trigger exceptional antibody response by activating key helper immune cells — ScienceDaily

The first two vaccines created with mRNA vaccine technology — the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines — are arguably two of the most effective COVID vaccines developed to date. In…

Single-day COVID-19 cases in Georgia spike to 10,000 as omicron variant spreads

Taking precautions for holiday gatherings FOX 5’s Medical Team says it is best to keep your holiday gatherings as small as possible with individuals who have vaccination statuses that you…

GM, Waymo, others join retreat from CES over rising COVID-19 cases

Dec 23 (Reuters) – U.S. automaker General Motors Co (GM.N), Waymo, the Alphabet Inc-owned (GOOGL.O) self-driving auto-technology company, and ByteDance’s social video app TikTok on Thursday joined the companies no…