Covid-19 News for Jan 9, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 9, 2022

  US hospitals strained with influx of patients amid latest COVID-19 surge, staffing shortages Omicron and delta are putting additional pressure on an overtaxed health system.         For nearly two years, day after day, under exhausting and...
Covid-19 News for Jan 8, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 8, 2022

  Pushback to Covid-19 vaccines remains stubbornly high among white evangelicals   Among white evangelicals, pushback against Covid-19 vaccines has remained stubbornly high, with polls in recent months suggesting between 30% and 40% refused to get...
Covid-19 News for Jan 7, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 7, 2022

Severe outcomes rare after two COVID vaccine doses   Two COVID-19 vaccine studies published today respectively identify risk factors for severe outcomes among adults given two doses and describe cancer patients’ antibody response to two or three doses....
Covid-19 News for Jan 6, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 6, 2022

In America the pandemic seems to have hit a turning-point   Health-care officials start to favour social well-being over individual illness   Omicron, a major variant of the sars-cov-2 virus, prompted governments around the world to scramble to slow it down...
Covid-19 News for Jan 5, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 5, 2022

  California extends its indoor mask mandate until February as omicron surge continues       California announced it is extending its statewide indoor mask mandate until at least Feb. 15 due to the rise in COVID-19 cases driven by the...
Covid-19 News for Jan 4, 2022

Covid-19 News for Jan 4, 2022

  Biden doubles order of COVID-19 pill in face of Omicron       Today President Joe Biden addressed the rising cases of Omicron (B.1.1.529) variant, emphasizing that all Americans who are able should get booster vaccine doses as soon as possible....