Omicron variant

What to do if you test positive for COVID-19 now

What to do if you test positive for COVID-19 now

1 hour ago   |   KCRA

The highly contagious BA.2.1.21 subvariant of omicron is now the dominant strain of coronavirus nationwide.
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How many times can you get COVID? What experts know about reinfection

How many times can you get COVID? What experts know about reinfection

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

As we look at our lives ahead with new variants and sub-variants, and more vaccines to match, it begs the question: Should we fear reinfection?
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COVID-19 cases on the rise in Chicago

COVID-19 cases on the rise in Chicago

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Covid cases are on the rise in Chicago and Cook County but hospitalizations and deaths remain low. Vaccines continue to be effective and younger children are just one...
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'We're done with COVID, but COVID is not done with us': Doctors warn of new sub omicron variant wave

13 hours ago   |   ABC

A summer surge could be coming as a new sub omicron variant begins to infect people. A Houston health expert said the variant is the most infectious yet.
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More free at-home COVID tests are now available as virus cases spike across US

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Every household in the country can now order a third round of free at-home COVID tests as the highly transmissible omicron subvariants fuel a spike in virus cases. The Biden...
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COVID reinfection likely to become more common without variant-specific vaccines, experts say

14 hours ago   |   ABC

Infectious disease specialists say COVID reinfection is likely to become more and more common as the virus keeps mutating and our vaccines play catch-up.
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MRNA vaccines like Pfizer and Moderna fare better against COVID-19 variants of concern

15 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A comparison of four COVID-19 vaccinations shows that messenger RNA vaccines - Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna - perform better against the World Health Organization's variants of...
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Massachusetts COVID cases jump 18%, hospitalizations surpass 800 patients for first time in months

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State health officials on Tuesday reported more than 3,400 new COVID-19 cases, as infections continue to rise in the Bay State and virus hospitalizations surpassed 800 patients...
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US surpasses 1 million COVID-19 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A medical worker in full PPE reads a message on a computer screen while with a patient who has covid-19 in a negative pressure room in the ICU ward at UMass Memorial Medical...
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Rare genetic variants not the major contributing factors to common diseases, study finds

20 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Although some rare genetic variants can increase the risk of disease markedly for a few individuals, the genetic contribution to common diseases is mostly due to a combination...
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