How to Make Sense of Omicron and Changing COVID Protocols

Jan. 12, 2022 — If you’re confused about guidance on the Omicron coronavirus variant — which seems to change almost daily at this point — you are not alone. The…

N95, KN95 or KF94? How to Find the Right Covid Mask

The fast-spread of the infectious Omicron variant has prompted many people to try to upgrade to a higher-quality mask. But that’s easier said than done. Anyone who has shopped for…

Why Getting COVID on Purpose Is a Dangerous Idea

Jan. 13, 2022 — As COVID-19 cases from Omicron in the United States have skyrocketed to what seems like new records every other day, speculation is rising among some experts…

More Masks, COVID Tests, and Troops to Battle Omicron

Jan. 13, 2022 — President Joe Biden announced Thursday the U.S. government will make free, upgraded face masks available for ordering online starting next week. In addition, he is ordering…

Amtrak Reduces Train Service Amid Covid Surge Within Its Ranks

Amtrak said on Friday that it will temporarily reduce service on some trains because of staffing challenges stemming from a surge in cases of the Omicron variant among workers. While…

Can a Gay Cruise Keep 5,500 People Safe Amid Covid?

Out of the 2,700 rooms sold, Mr. Campbell said only 35 have been canceled since Jan. 1. For guests who cannot travel because of government restrictions or lockdowns, Atlantis is…

Why Your COVID Test Results Take That Long

Jan. 14, 2022 — As the Omicron variant has swept across the U.S., now blamed for more than 98% of COVID-19 infections, the demand for testing at labs has skyrocketed…

Julianna Margulies urges people to get vaccinated while revealing Covid diagnosis

On Tuesday, “The Morning Show” actress revealed she has Covid in a post on Instagram, adding “I’m fine because I am vaccinated so it just feels like the flu.” “How…

Anomalies In The Chinese Covid Data – Evidence Of Manipulation?

“Mortality data to calculate actual [Covid] deaths are available in only a subset of countries where reporting systems are functioning effectively.” – A UN Report TOPSHOT – This photo taken…

Uganda Reopens Schools After World’s Longest Covid Shutdown

KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda reopened its schools on Monday after the longest pandemic-prompted shutdown in the world, but educators and others say that the closing has taken a lasting toll,…