• Biden, Fauci Agree: COVID Efforts Working, More Action Needed

    8 days ago - By Web MD

    President Joe Biden updated the nation on vaccination numbers and shared his three priorities going forward to maintain progress against COVID-19. Dr. Anthony Fauci shared some optimism during a separate press briefing.
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  • Qld vaccine push more urgent as NSW prepares border reopening

    Qld vaccine push more urgent as NSW prepares border reopening

    8 days ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    Queensland recorded its 11th straight day of no new local cases on Friday as it wrestled with the ramifications of NSW announcing it would throw open its borders from November 1.
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  • Study of the impact of school openings on the spread of COVID-19 in the US

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    A new study finds that counties that opened K-12 schools experienced a significant increase in the growth rate of cases.
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  • KHN's ‘What the Health?': The politics of vaccine mandates

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Should covid vaccines be mandated? The answer to that question has become predictably partisan, as with almost everything else associated with the pandemic.
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  • Covid testing, turnaround times are still uneven this far into pandemic

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    In one recent week, a New Yorker got a free covid-19 test in a jiffy, with results the next day, while a Coloradan had to shell out $50 for a test two cities from her hometown after a frantic round of pharmacy-hopping.
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  • Type 2 diabetes drug could prevent hospitalization and death from COVID-19

    Type 2 diabetes drug could prevent hospitalization and death from COVID-19

    8 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers at Penn State University found that the diabetes drugs GLP-1R agonists can reduce a person's risk of being hospitalized or dying from Covid if they take it six months before infection.
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  • Statewide vaccine mandate comes into effect as Victoria records 2179 new COVID-19 cases, six deaths

    8 days ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    All authorised workers now must be vaccinated with at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to keep attending their workplaces.
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