WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: The World Health Organization o Friday named a new Covid-19 variant “omicron” and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: WHO is holding a special meeting over concerns about a new COVID-19 variant detected in South Africa. The variant, called
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Dr. Anthony Fauci said it’s possible COVID-19 could become endemic next year if the US makes boosters available for everyone.
The first year of the pandemic also saw a record-high death rate to drug overdose in the United States. The deaths were attributed to opioids,
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: The U.S. FDA announced the recall of 2.2 million at-home COVID-19 tests made by Ellume. The company is the first to receive
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Regeneron says its monoclonal antibodies provide protection from Covid-19 for up to eight months. The drug could be administered to