30

Sep

Side Effects of Covid-19 Booster

Via NBC News The surge in Covid-19 variants across the world are having individuals wondering if a booster is needed to help get through the upcoming flu season. With new guidance from the FDA on who should receive the booster, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has come out with new information about the side effects […]

Household Items to Help Fight Covid-19 and the Flu

21

Sep

Household Items to Help Fight Covid-19 and the Flu

Courtesy of AOL.com Everyone is taking precautions against contracting the Covid-19 virus as the surge begins to spread across the country with variants, like Delta. While washing hands, hand sanitizer and social distancing have been the primary ways individuals have been preventing the spread, there are other ways families and individuals can take precautions to limit their[…]

1 in 500 DIe from Covid

15

Sep

1 in 500 Americans Have Died from Covid-19

Courtesy of Washington Post According to the latest article in the Washington Post, 1 in 500 Americans have died from Covid-19. This stat is only expected to worsen with the rise of Covid-19 Delta. The study cited shows that people older than 85 make up only 2 percent of the population, but a quarter of the total[…]

New Studies on Covid-19

14

Sep

New Studies on Covid-19 Released by CDC

Courtesy of AOL.com New studies on Covid-19 were released last week by the CDC. The studies were tracking the differences between over 600,000 subjects as it pertains to the vaccination. The CDC released new studies on Covid-19 that focused on successful prevention of death between those who have and have not got the vaccine, as well as[…]

9 Afghanistan Evacuees Infected with Covid

23

Aug

9 Afghanistan Evacuees Infected with Covid-19

As reported by AOL.com As the challenges with Covid-19 continue in the United States, the challenges in Afghanistan are starting to add to these issues. As evacuees are arriving in the United States from the country whose capital has been overrun and seized by the Taliban, 9 recent individuals tested positive for Covid-19 upon arrival into America.[…]

BTS-Cancels-Tour-due-to-Covid-19

22

Aug

BTS Cancels World Tour Due to Covid-19

via AOL.com As variants of Covid-19 continue to wreak havoc on the world, entertainment is starting to feel the effects as well. Recently, global pop stars, BTS, announced they are canceling their “Map of the Soul” tour due to the pandemic. This tour was supposed to have been started in April of 2020, scheduled to have 39[…]

20

Aug

What We Know About COVID Booster Shots

The U.S. has set a goal to start administering covid-19 booster shots starting September 20, 2021. This is because of the rise in cases due to the highly contagious Delta variant.  A lot of questions have been raised as to why, how important it is, and more. We will be discussing everything we know today. One big[…]

20

Aug

Booster Shots are on the Way

With the rise in cases due to the highly contagious Delta variant, booster shots will roll out domestically at the end of September. Similar to when the vaccines were first introduced, the booster shots will be given to healthcare and essential workers, nursing homes, and those that are immune-compromised. This is for a few reasons. The people[…]

20

Aug

Vaccines for Your Smartphone?

Providing some sort of vaccination record and Covid-19 status has been debated since vaccination cards have been given out and whether or not is a privacy or safety issue. It seems like big tech companies are soon giving users the option to give proof of vaccination through your smartphone via a new app that connects to your[…]

20

Aug

Garth Brooks Cancels 2021 Tour

An always-entertaining Garth Brooks has canceled the remainder of his 2021 shows to do his part in fighting covid-19. He is offering refunds to almost 350,000 tickets throughout the five cities that he had for the remainder of the year. He has already performed in five cities this year and he said in July that he thought[…]