January 24, 2022 | The Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee (CAC) is hosting a mass COVID vaccine clinic for Saturday, Jan. 29 with New Direction Health Care Solutions administering the vaccines. The clinic is sponsored by the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Winbigler Medical and the Knox County Health Department.
January 24, 2022 | A COVID-19 vaccination drive-thru site will reopen at the Southwest Tennessee Community College Whitehaven location Friday, Jan. 28.
January 24, 2022 | Black people expressed higher rates of vaccine hesitancy than white people when COVID-19 shots were first rolled out a little more than one year ago. But their hesitancy dropped faster in the months that followed, a new study shows.
January 24, 2022 | As the state continues to endure record levels of new COVID-19 infections driven by the Omicron variant, University of Arizona officials continued to press vaccinations and masking as a bulwark against continued spread.
January 24, 2022 | The largest network of hospitals in Arizona is struggling to staff its facilities as the Omicron variant has driven the highest surge in COVID-19 infections since the start of the pandemic. Banner Health expects case numbers to peak in February but is already “extremely busy” as the virus hits nurses and fills their ICUs.
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.