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Coronavirus FAQ: Why are some folks hacking home COVID tests by swabbing their throat?

Coronavirus FAQ: Why are some folks hacking home COVID tests by...

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A COVID-19 home test in the U.S. comes with a swab to swirl in the nostrils. But some users say they're swabbing the throat too — even though that's not what the instructions say to do. "They may stab themselves," cautions Dr. Janet Woodcock, acting head of the Food and Drug Administration. Angus Mordant/Bloomberg via…
Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

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Enlarge / A medical worker in PPE works with a patient with Covid-19 in a negative pressure room in the ICU ward at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts on January 4, 2022. The hospital says it is overflowing with patients and doesn't have many beds left. Covid-19 Coverage View more stories Hospitals nationwide…
Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

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Enlarge / A medical worker in PPE works with a patient with Covid-19 in a negative pressure room in the ICU ward at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts on January 4, 2022. The hospital says it is overflowing with patients and doesn't have many beds left. Covid-19 Coverage View more stories Hospitals nationwide…
CDC head talks screwups, 4th doses, omicron’s wave in long-awaited briefing

CDC head talks screwups, 4th doses, omicron’s wave in long-awaited briefing

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Enlarge / The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) headquarters stands in Atlanta, Georgia, on Saturday, March 14, 2020. Covid-19 Coverage View more stories The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday held its first COVID-19 press briefing in over a year. The briefing covered a wide range of pandemic-related topics, from…
Best Practices From The Delta Wave Can Help India Fight Omicron

Best Practices From The Delta Wave Can Help India Fight Omicron

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Students in queue as they are waiting to get a vaccine against COVI-19, during a vaccination drive ... [+] for people in the 15-18 age group at a school in Guwahati, Assam, India on January 3, 2022. India has detected more than 1,700 cases of Omicron variant of novel coronavirus infection. (Photo by David Talukdar/NurPhoto…
‘Flurona’ Isn’t A New Virus, It’s Just Someone With Covid-19 And The Flu

‘Flurona’ Isn’t A New Virus, It’s Just Someone With Covid-19 And...

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The U.S. has just reported a case of "Flurona," but this isn't new and people infected with both flu ... [+] and Covid-19 simultaneously don't have some mysterious new virus. getty This morning, CBS Los Angeles reported that the U.S. has detected a case of “Flurona.” Sounds scary, right? You might be tempted to believe…
CDC Study Finds No Link Between Covid Vaccines And Premature Births

CDC Study Finds No Link Between Covid Vaccines And Premature Births

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Dr. Fauci: Skip New Year’s Eve Parties With Covid-19, Omicron Surging

Dr. Fauci: Skip New Year’s Eve Parties With Covid-19, Omicron Surging

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Children’s hospitals are filling nationwide amid tidal wave of omicron

Children’s hospitals are filling nationwide amid tidal wave of omicron

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Enlarge / A Boston Medical Center pediatrician performs a checkup on an 8-month-old while her father provides her comfort in a pediatrics tent set up outside of Boston Medical Center in Boston on April 29, 2020. Covid-19 Coverage View more stories The number of children hospitalized with COVID-19 in the US is skyrocketing amid the…
Omicron smashes US case records as experts are still trying to understand it

Omicron smashes US case records as experts are still trying to...

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Enlarge / A healthcare worker conducts a test at a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site at the Dan Paul Plaza on December 29, 2021 in Miami, Florida. In response to the increasing demand for COVID-19 tests, Miami-Dade County opened two new testing sites and expanding hours at the Zoo Miami testing location. Covid-19 Coverage View more…

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