COVID symptoms: What does mild COVID feel like?

COVID symptoms: What does mild COVID feel like?

Omicron variant symptoms may be considered “mild” but that doesn’t mean that you’re going to have a mild experience. The news: Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Wednesday that the decision to label the omicron variant symptoms as “mild” is misleading. “Importantly, ‘milder’ doesn’t mean ‘mild.’ And, we … Read more

Omicron increases U.S. deaths more than during the fall delta

Omicron increases U.S. deaths more than during the fall delta

Omicron, a highly contagious variant of the coronavirus that is spreading across the country, is increasing the number of daily American deaths more than during last fall’s delta wave, and deaths are likely to continue to rise for days or even weeks. The moving average of new COVID-19 deaths in the United States has risen … Read more

Researchers Develop Cheap COVID Test for Smartphones

Researchers Develop Cheap COVID Test for Smartphones

Photo: Matthias Balk (Getty Images) If you’re also someone who’s waited in line for hours to get the COVID test–or faced similar frustrations trying to buy them at your local drugstore—then you’re in luck. A group of Scientists from the University of California, Santa Barbara say they’ve developed a new kind of COVID testing system … Read more

A vaccine developed at a TX children’s hospital could be a silver bullet in the fight against Covid – MSNBC

A vaccine developed at a TX children’s hospital could be a silver bullet in the fight against Covid – MSNBC

A vaccine developed at a TX children’s hospital could be a silver bullet in the fight against coronavirusMSNBC The “Corbevax” vaccine could be a pandemic game changerGlobalnews.ca Researchers in Texas are developing a non-patented Covid vaccineNBC News Researchers are approaching a “universal” flu vaccinepnas.org No more effects? How the military pan-coronavirus vaccine could wipe out … Read more

Two new drugs exacerbate the overdose crisis

Two new drugs exacerbate the overdose crisis

Advocates for safe injection sites will meet in front of the James A Byrne Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia to show their support for evidence-based harm reduction policies in a photo taken on September 5, 2019.Picture: Cory Clark / NurPhoto (Getty Images) A study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week suggests that … Read more

Goldie Hawn says mental health of children suffering from Pandemic

Goldie Hawn says mental health of children suffering from Pandemic

Goldie Hawn warned that the national trauma inflicted on children by the COVID-19 Pandemic is approaching and “could very well surpass” the dread brought on by the 9/11 Terror attacks and the Cold War. In an op-ed for USA Today, Hawn described how she saw her “entire world get ripped apart” by the Threat of … Read more

Unvaccinated kids receive COVID protection from vaccinated parents

Unvaccinated kids receive COVID protection from vaccinated parents

A new study out of Israel found that unvaccinated children may get indirect protection from COVID-19 through their vaccinated parents. Researchers studied households made up of two parents and unvaccinated children, estimating the effect of parental vaccination on unvaccinated children’s risk of catching COVID-19. The research was conducted during two periods in 2021, corresponding to … Read more