Despite Trump admin. promise, 'reserve' second vaccine doses are gone
1/16/2021 12:06:09 AM
Hopes of a surge in Covid-19 vaccine shipments under a new policy to release second doses held in reserve appear to be evaporating -- with the revelation that those doses have already been distributed, contrary to recent indications by the Trump administration.
C.D.C. Warns New Virus Variant Could Fuel Huge Spikes in Covid Cases
1/15/2021 11:43:39 PM
The more contagious version, first identified in Britain, is expected to spread widely and lead to further strains on an already overburdened health care system.
U.S. to Require Negative Virus Tests From International Air Passengers
1/15/2021 9:58:36 PM
Before they board planes to the U.S., passengers will have to produce proof that they are not infected or have recently recovered.
Can Mexico force the US to vaccinate migrant workers against Covid-19?
1/15/2021 9:42:42 PM
Mexico wants the US to vaccinate all Mexican migrant workers currently working in the United States — and it says Trump's own signature trade deal requires it.
UK to close all travel corridors
1/15/2021 9:09:48 PM
In an effort to protect against new coronavirus variants, the United Kingdom will close all travel corridors from 4 a.m. local time Monday.
China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave
1/15/2021 8:18:28 PM
The country is experiencing its worst coronavirus flare-up since last summer, testing the government’s success in subduing the disease.
‘It Became Sort of Lawless’: Florida Vaccine Rollout Turns Into a Free-for-All
1/15/2021 4:13:24 PM
Florida decided people 65 and older should get the coronavirus vaccine first. But demand has overwhelmed supply, and people are frustrated.
This is where Trump failed in historic proportions
1/15/2021 3:19:56 PM
CNN's John Avlon reviews President Trump's response to Covid-19 as the pandemic continues to spread across the US.
The number of new skyscrapers drops 20% amid pandemic slowdown
1/15/2021 6:20:18 AM
The number of new skyscrapers built globally dropped more than 20% in 2020, according to data released this week by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
How schools in Europe are handling schools in the pandemic
1/14/2021 11:46:51 PM
With face-to-face learning a priority in the United Kingdom, schools remained open through the fall of 2020. After the emergence of a highly contagious variant of coronavirus and a surge in cases, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that schools would close. CNN's Max Foster reports.
What Does a More Contagious Virus Mean for Schools?
1/14/2021 9:46:54 PM
The coronavirus variant discovered in Britain is more easily spread among children, as it is among adults. Current safeguards should protect schools, experts said, but only if strictly enforced.
Which Americans Can Get a Covid-19 Vaccine Now? Full Guidance
1/14/2021 8:06:22 PM
Here are answers to some common questions about the U.S. government’s issued recommendations regarding which people in the country should be vaccinated first.
Some Medical Students Wait in Line for Covid Vaccine, While Others Share Selfies of Shots
1/14/2021 8:03:42 PM
Across states and schools, medical students’ access to the coronavirus vaccine has varied widely, creating some confusion and stress.
Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid?
1/14/2021 6:35:32 PM
Health experts double down on their advice for slowing the spread of the coronavirus.
Negative Coronavirus Test Required For Travelers Entering U.S.
1/14/2021 6:17:20 PM
Beginning Jan. 26, international travelers bound for the United States must show negative coronavirus test results before boarding their flights. Here’s what you need to know.
Johnson & Johnson Expects Covid Vaccine Results Soon but Lags in Production
1/14/2021 5:21:54 PM
The U.S. needs J.&J.’s one-shot vaccine more than ever. But the company is behind on manufacturing promises made in its Operation Warp Speed contract.
China Bars Entry to 2 Members of W.H.O. Team Investigating Covid in Wuhan
1/14/2021 2:23:47 PM
Beijing has repeatedly impeded the global inquiry into the emergence of the coronavirus. Two scientists on the team remained in Singapore after testing positive for antibodies.
Covid Vaccine Effort: The Push to Reach Wary Medical Workers
1/14/2021 11:00:16 AM
Some staff in hospitals and long-term care facilities don’t want to take the Covid-19 vaccine. Their employers are trying to change their minds.
Kids and Covid Tests: What You Need to Know
1/13/2021 12:00:04 PM
Here’s everything you need to know about when to get it and what to expect.
Losing a Loved One Twice: First to Prison, Then to Covid
1/13/2021 11:00:13 AM
As the coronavirus swept through prisons across the United States, mourning families were left to navigate grief complicated by stigma and red tape.
Coronavirus Will Resemble the Common Cold, Scientists Predict
1/12/2021 11:50:06 PM
Once immunity is widespread in adults, the virus rampaging across the world will come to resemble the common cold, scientists predict.
Doctor's Death After Getting the Covid-19 Vaccine Is Investigated
1/12/2021 9:08:04 PM
A Florida physician developed an unusual blood disorder shortly after he received the Pfizer vaccine. It is not yet known if the shot is linked to the illness.
I Wanted to Give My Daughter a Sibling. I Got Covid Instead.
1/12/2021 8:55:08 PM
As the pandemic raged, I made dozens of visits to a fertility clinic. Did I catch Covid on one of those visits? I’ll never know, but the guilt is still there.
How Our Sex Habits May Affect Our HPV and Cancer Risk
1/12/2021 3:48:21 PM
Certain sex practices, at certain ages, increased the risk of throat cancers related to human papillomavirus.
Sex and Dating in the Coronavirus Pandemic
1/10/2021 9:00:10 AM
New world. New rules. Same old problems.
How to Keep Your Pandemic Habits
1/10/2021 5:05:05 AM
Starting a new habit is hard. To make it easier, try recycling an old one instead, building on lessons you learned from pandemic living.
This doctor wants you to know what dying of Covid-19 could look like
11/24/2020 11:25:24 PM
An ICU doctor posted an unfiltered simulation of the last things a person might see before dying of Covid-19.