January 27, 2022 |Yes, a new variant of omicron is spreading on at least four continents. But, no, it shouldn’t be a cause for panic, Massachusetts scientists said Tuesday.
January 26, 2022 | The omicron variant continues to surge throughout the United States, hitting both unvaccinated and vaccinated people alike. But the omicron variant symptoms might not always be the same.
January 25, 2022 | Pfizer and BioNTech have begun a clinical trial to evaluate a new, omicron-specific vaccine for COVID-19, the pharmaceutical companies announced Tuesday.
Desperate to preserve at-home COVID-19 testing kits, some families are sharing a single test. Health experts say this ‘intranasal promiscuity’ is gross and yields inaccurate results.
January 24, 2022 | As the Omicron variant swept through the country, COVID-19 at home rapid tests were in high demand and hard to come by – so some desperate families decided to test multiple people with one swab, the Atlantic reported.
Booster shots 90% effective at preventing omicron hospitalizations, CDC data shows: COVID-19 updates
January 22, 2022| Booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines have proven highly effective at preventing omicron-related hospitalizations, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.