COVID reinfection rates, antibodies, vaccines: What we know

COVID reinfection rates, antibodies, vaccines: What we know

The new normal is now. In what seemed like an instant, COVID-19 became an inevitable aspect of everyday life more than two years ago — with no signs to suggest that we’ll ever see otherwise again. As we look at our lives ahead with waves of new variants and “stealth” sub-variants, and seasonal vaccine boosters … Read more

What to do if you test positive for Covid-19 now

What to do if you test positive for Covid-19 now

CNN — Covid-19 infections are on the rise, with most US states reporting an increase in cases. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the highly contagious BA.2.1.21 subvariant of Omicron is now the dominant strain of coronavirus nationwide. Two years into the pandemic, many aren’t sure what to do after testing … Read more

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins was ‘tired of the whole game’ and schedule ahead of his death

The latest: Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had complained to confidantes about being weary and not being able to tour a full schedule anymore, prior to his death at 50 in March.  He was snapped last year in LA

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had complained to confidantes about being weary and not being able to tour a full schedule anymore, prior to his death at 50 in March. Multiple sources spoke to Rolling Stone more than a month after the veteran musician was found dead in a hotel in Colombia March 25, saying … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel tests positive for COVID-19 again… two weeks after family contracted the virus

Yikes: Jimmy Kimmel announced he tested positive for coronavirus again on Tuesday, just two weeks after members of his family contracted the virus

Jimmy Kimmel reveals John Mulaney and Andy Samberg will fill in for him on his late night show after he contracted COVID-19 again… two weeks after his family came down with the virus Jimmy Kimmel announced he tested positive for COVID-19 again on Tuesday The host, 54, revealed the news in a tweet, confirming he … Read more

House Democrats to hold hearings, introduce legislation

House Democrats to hold hearings, introduce legislation

House Democrats will hold hearings on the baby formula shortage in the US, and move to pass legislation to increase Food and Drug Administration inspection staff to ensure that imported products are safe for infants to consume. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, chair of the House Appropriations Committee, introduced legislation on Tuesday that would provide the FDA … Read more

Abbott reaches agreement with FDA to reopen baby formula plant to ease nationwide shortage

Abbott reaches agreement with FDA to reopen baby formula plant to ease nationwide shortage

A woman shops for baby formula at Target in Annapolis, Maryland, on May 16, 2022, as a nationwide shortage of baby formula continues due to supply chain crunches tied to the coronavirus pandemic that have already strained the countrys formula stock, an issue that was further exacerbated by a major product recall in February. jim … Read more

What To Do After Testing Positive for COVID-19 in Massachusetts – NBC Boston

What To Do After Testing Positive for COVID-19 in Massachusetts – NBC Boston

With COVID-19 cases rising in Massachusetts and most of the state now considered high risk for community transmission, it may be time to revisit quarantine guidance. What should you do if you test positive for COVID-19? The latest virus quarantine guidance, as posted on the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website, is primarily based on … Read more

Bay Area health officers recommend masking indoors; region has highest infection rate in California

Bay Area health officers recommend masking indoors;  region has highest infection rate in California

Bay Area health officers recommend masking indoors; region has highest infection rate in California Twelve Bay Area health officers on Friday recommended that people wear masks indoors amidst a new swell of COVID cases and hospitalizations. The Bay Area now has California’s highest COVID infection rates fueled by omicron subvariants, according to a joint news … Read more

Nassau, Suffolk have high levels of COVID-19 spread, CDC says

Nassau, Suffolk have high levels of COVID-19 spread, CDC says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday elevated both Nassau and Suffolk counties’ “community level” risk of COVID-19 transmission to high, with public health officials now urging Long Islanders to wear a mask indoors in all public locations. The change, which puts Long Island in the most high-risk designation, comes amid a steady … Read more