US coronavirus surge could peak later this month, expert says, but the next few weeks are critical

(CNN) — The current Covid-19 surge in the US, fueled by the Omicron variant, could peak later this month — but the next couple of weeks areRead More

US coronavirus surge could peak later this month, expert says, but the next few weeks are critical

(CNN) — The current Covid-19 surge in the US, fueled by the Omicron variant, could peak later this month — but the next couple of weeks areRead More

Airlines cancel another 1,600 flights, citing worker coronavirus cases

(CNN) — Airlines continue to cancel and delay flights by the thousands as their operations struggle with an untold number of workers calling out sick with coronavirus.Read More

Coronavirus cases surge across Australia as omicron explodes

SYDNEY (AP) — Coronavirus cases surged across Australia on Wednesday as an outbreak of the omicron variant exploded, prompting Prime Minister Scott Morrison to scheduleRead More

student testing

CDC endorses schools’ coronavirus ‘test-to-stay’ policies

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are endorsing “test-to-stay” policies that allow close contacts of students infected with the coronavirus to remain in classroomsRead More

US faces a double coronavirus surge as omicron advances

The new omicron coronavirus mutant speeding around the world may bring another wave of chaos, threatening to further stretch hospital workers already struggling with aRead More

Mask and Vaccine Mandate

A year after the first vaccinations, coronavirus restrictions are back

(CNN) — It has been exactly a year since the first Covid-19 vaccination shots, but rising case numbers and hospitalizations are leading cities and states toRead More

Omicron coronavirus variant partly evades Pfizer vaccine’s protection, study shows

 (CNN) — The Omicron coronavirus variant partly escapes the protection offered by the Pfizer vaccine, but people who have been previously infected and then vaccinatedRead More

Omicron v. delta: Battle of coronavirus mutants is critical

As the omicron coronavirus variant spreads in southern Africa and pops up in countries all around the world, scientists are anxiously watching a battle playRead More

Blood pressure climbed during coronavirus pandemic, especially among women, study suggests

(CNN) — US adults — especially women — have seen a rise in blood pressure during the coronavirus pandemic, a new study suggests. The study, publishedRead More