With the aim of making the CDC smart, the director of the agency worried many

New York (AFP) – Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the major US public health agency has been criticized for being too slow to collect and act on new…

England looks to ease Covid rules as Omicron floods Europe

Chief Medical Officer Thomas Marx wears his personal protective equipment before entering the room of a patient with Covid-19 in the intensive care unit of a hospital in Freising, southern…

White House launches website to request COVID-19 testing

The Biden administration on Tuesday quietly launched its website for Americans to request free COVID-19 tests at home, a day before the site is scheduled to be officially released online.…

Omicron wave shows early signs of abating in early hit cases

A woman gets a Covid-19 test driving through a Covid-19 testing center as hundreds of cars and pedestrians line up to get tested for Covid-19 ahead of the Christmas holiday…

No vaccine? There is no cafe according to the new French virus law

The French parliament has approved a law that will exclude unvaccinated people from restaurants, sports arenas and other venues byAssociated Press January 16, 2022, 6:13 pm • 2 minutes to…

The retail industry is going ahead with the conference and trying to get things back to normal

Visitors enter the venue at NRF 2020 Vision: The Great Retail Show, held in New York, United States, January 12, 2020. Wang Ying | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images…

Hospital defends pig heart transplant in patient with criminal past

A Maryland hospital is defending its decision to transfer a pig’s heart to a dying man after reports that the patient had a criminal past, saying his eligibility is “based…

Senator Paul’s accusations ‘lit the lunatics’, incited death threats

US infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci summoned Republican Senator Rand Paul during a congressional hearing on Tuesday, accusing the lawmaker of spreading bad information and inciting death threats against…

Covid: Wait four weeks after you have Covid before getting a booster dose

Weakened immunity after the second dose of the Covid vaccine and the Omicron variant has encouraged a rapid booster campaign in the UK. The extra shot is set to provide…

Biden deploys military medical staff to hospitals in six states

A soldier carries a patient at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts on December 30, 2021. Joseph Precious | AFP | Getty Images President Joe Biden will announce on…