Tag Archive | "COVID"

Biden

After Biden Comment: Is Covid Under Control in the US? Experts Say Yes

“I’m never going to raise the white flag and surrender. We’re going to beat this virus. We’re going to get it under control, I promise you.”

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Vaccines, vaccine, Flu Vaccine

Why The Flu Vaccine Is More Important Than Ever This Year

While social distancing and wearing masks kept the 2021-2022 flu season milder than pre-pandemic levels, experts who expect flu cases to rise this year as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, are urging people to get their flu vaccine to prevent the nation’s health care system from being overwhelmed by influenza and the pandemic.

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Europe

6 New Rules For Smarter Travel In Europe

Tourism rebounded this summer in Europe — and Europe wasn’t ready. Pandemic-related staff shortages led to massive lines and flight cancellations at many airports; meanwhile, prices for hotels and taxis soared.

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long Covid,flu, flu shot, Coronavirus, sensory

Significant Risk Of Sensory Loss In Long COVID

New research has revealed the extent of sensory loss among people suffering from long Covid, with around 30 percent reporting a decreased sense of smell, and a similar number finding their sense of taste affected.

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long covid

Unraveling the Interplay of Omicron, Reinfections, and Long Covid

The latest covid-19 surge, caused by a shifting mix of quickly evolving omicron subvariants, appears to be waning, with cases and hospitalizations beginning to fall.

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Vaccines, booster, boosters

Tweaked COVID Boosters Close But How Much Will They Help?

COVID-19 vaccines tweaked to better match today’s omicron threat are expected to roll out in a few weeks but still up in the air is how much benefit the booster shots will offer, who should get one — and how soon.

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