The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases and 150 new deaths related to the virus on Feb. 25. Statewide numbers New cases reported: 613 confirmed, 400 probable. Total cases in S.C.: 1,142,124 confirmed, 316,946 probable. New deaths reported: 108 confirmed, 42 […]
Day: February 25, 2022
Amanda Kloots, who lost her husband Nick Cordero to Covid-19 in July 2020, has announced she’s tested positive. “The Talk” co-host shared the news via a post Thursday on her verified Instagram account. “Unfortunately I tested positive for COVID and will be missing some days […]
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Currently within Baystate Health, there are 78 hospitalized patients with COVID-19 as of Friday. Of those numbers reported, 8 are in the critical care unit. Positive COVID-19 cases within Baystate Health broken up by hospital: Baystate Medical Center – 68 confirmed […]
Deondray Moore sat in a plastic folding chair, rolled up his sleeve and got his first COVID-19 shot in the parking lot of Center of Hope Community Church in Oakland a week ago. He was the last in his family to get vaccinated after putting […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (Press Release) – Senators approved an exemption process for employer COVID-19 vaccine mandates Feb. 25. LB906, introduced by Blair Sen. Ben Hansen, requires the state Department of Health and Human Services to create and publish a form on its website to be filled […]
The government says its experts have considered shortening the gap between Covid-19 vaccine doses for 5 to 11-year-olds but decided against it, saying the current spacing is ideal for children’s immune systems. Experts say children’s immune systems work better against Covid-19 if the vaccinations are […]
TfL’s income, mainly from fares, has plummeted due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Omicron BA.2 subvariant is more contagious and can reinfect people, but isn’t more severe, studies find
A large, real-world study in South Africa that also hasn’t yet been peer-reviewed found that BA.2 causes illness similar to BA.1 omicron, which generally doesn’t make people as sick as the delta variant. In other words, BA.2 generally does not cause more severe disease. South […]
Brazzaville, 24 February 2022 – One year since the COVAX Facility delivered the first COVID-19 vaccines to Africa, around 400 million doses have been administered – the region’s largest ever vaccine rollout in a single year. However, vaccination rates in the continent are the lowest […]