The U.S. has seen about 600,000 COVID-19 deaths. Lynn Granger of Milton, Vt., was a tireless advocate for “kinship families:” people raising children on behalf of relatives or friends who are unable.
Day: June 14, 2021
NPR’s Audie Cornish speaks with Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the Brown University School of Public Heath, about how the new COVID-19 vaccine, Novavax, plays into global vaccination rates.
Louisiana Tech University will partner with LSU Health Shreveport (LSUHS) and Grambling State University (GSU) to establish a regional hub to share SARSCoV-2 genomic data for cases of COVID-19 in north Louisiana. This partnership will increase the reach of a Rockefeller Foundation program designed to […]
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Even with California’s higher vaccination rate, another new incentive has been announced for people who have gotten their COVID-19 vaccine. Gov. Gavin Newsom calls the initiative “California Dream Vacations”. READ MORE: Woman Found Fatally Shot In Stockton The incentive will give Californians […]
With each passing week, the United States is building a bigger supply of authorized vaccines from other companies, raising the question of whether the nation needs to give any more emergency use authorizations, or EUAs. “The law says that once you have sufficient doses, there’s […]
Businesses forced to remain closed will have to start contributing to furlough payments from 1 July despite pleas from industry for further government support as the end of lockdown is delayed. The delay from 21 June to 19 July will mean firms such as pubs […]
‘This gives hope’: A third COVID-19 vaccine dose can boost protection for organ transplant recipients
By Jennifer Couzin-FrankelJun. 14, 2021 , 5:00 PM Science’s COVID-19 reporting is supported by the Heising-Simons Foundation. A few months ago, transplant surgeon Dorry Segev was despondent about how COVID-19 vaccines were performing in patients like his, who have a donated organ and take powerful […]
COVID-19: Nothing appears to have changed in the data – so why has England’s coronavirus roadmap been delayed?
What changed? Just under a fortnight ago, the prime minister told us he could see nothing in the COVID data that could put his re-opening timetable at risk. But on Monday evening he told us that the data suggested the plan to remove restrictions entirely […]
The global spread of Covid-19 is moving faster than the global distribution of vaccines, World Health Organization officials said Monday. They attributed transmission rates to new variants, such as Alpha and Delta, which have been shown to be more contagious. “That means the risks have […]
For the first time in over three months, Gurgaon’s active Covid cases plummeted below 500. As per data from the health bulletins issued daily by the district health department, while Gurgaon had 812 active Covid cases as of June 6, this number fell to 375 […]