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The Next Big COVID-Vaccine Gamble

Up here in the Northern Hemisphere, the spring weather’s just barely warming, but regulators in the United States are already wringing their hands over a tricksy fall brew: the contents of the COVID shot that vaccine makers are prepping for…

Could Paxlovid Treat Long COVID?

Updated at 2:55 p.m. on May 10, 2022In the two years since she caught the coronavirus, 38-year-old Jessica McGovern has cycled through “well over 100 drugs, supplements, and therapies” to try to keep her long-COVID symptoms at bay. In…

A Second COVID Booster Can’t Hurt

The FDA and CDC have actually cleared the method for Americans older than 50 to get a 2nd booster shot—however they don’t rather recommend that everybody because age ought to do so. Like masking and lots of other pandemic-control steps, a…

The Risk of Ignoring Long COVID

The world was sluggish to acknowledge long COVID as one of the most severe effects of the coronavirus. 6 months into the pathogen’s tear around the world, SARS-CoV-2 was still thought about an intense respiratory tract infection that would…

You Recovered From Omicron. Now What?

America’s tidal bore of Omicron infections appears to have actually crested, however it’s still in a bad location. Even as coronavirus cases are starting to tick down nationwide, many Americans have actually evaluated favorable for COVID…