Tag: covid-19

Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera Sends Ass-Kicking Warning To Co-Host, The Unvaccinated

Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera called for COVID-19 vaccine mandates in a panel discussion that saw him tell “The Five” co-host Greg Gutfeld that he’d kick...

Half of U.S. Adults Uncomfortable Seeing Unvaccinated Doctor

July 28, 2201 — About half of adults in the United States say that they would be uncomfortable seeing a doctor who had not...

Pfizer Vaccine Protection Wanes After 6 Months Study Finds

July 28, 2021 – Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine continues to show strong protection against serious illness and hospitalization after 6 months, but overall protection against...

A Covid-weary world is facing a distressing reality check

Just a few weeks ago, much of the world seemed poised to leave Covid behind. U.S. President Joe Biden declared the U.S. close to independence...

Biden Weighs Vaccine Mandate for Federal Employees

By Ernie Mundell and Robin FosterHealthDay Reporters WEDNESDAY, July 28, 2021 (HealthDay News) — President Joe Biden is considering a mandate that...

Second COVID wave hits Indian beer industry, outlook is volatile: UBL

The Indian beer industry has yet again been negatively impacted with the onset of the second wave of COVID-19 and the outlook is volatile, according...

63% of educational institutions taking the hybrid route for exams: Report

Over 63% of educational institutions say they would conduct exams the hybrid way, with a mix of offline and online, The State of Online Examinations...

Most Unvaccinated Americans Want to Stay That Way: Poll

MONDAY, July 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Eight in 10 American adults who haven’t received a COVID-19 shot say they are unlikely to get...

Parents Split on COVID Vaccination for Kids Under 12

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) — As a new school year approaches, U.S. parents are nearly evenly split on whether...

As Americans Navigate Conflicting COVID-19 Mask Advice, ‘Everyone Is Confused’

PRINCETON, N.J./SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Reuters) – A COVID-19 surge ignited in parts of the United States by the highly contagious Delta variant and vaccine hesitancy...

Did gain-of-function research create covid-19? We asked Ralph Baric.

[Baric is referring to a 2015 collaboration with Zhengli Shi of the Wuhan Institute of Virology, or WIV, in China, which created a so-called chimera...

In a Race Against an Ever-Changing Virus, Humans Losing Ground

July 22, 2021 — A year ago, scientists looking at the future of the COVID-19 pandemic felt optimistic. Vaccine development was zooming toward unprecedented...

Pandemic Changed Grocery Shopping for Rich and Poor

THURSDAY, July 22, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Changes in Americans’ grocery shopping habits during the pandemic made pre-existing gaps in access to food even...

COVID Drove Biggest Drop in U.S. Life Expectancy Since World War II

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Exactly how deadly has the coronavirus pandemic been in...

Denied Assistant, U.S. Paralympian Drops Out of Games

July 22, 2021 — U.S. Paralympian Becca Meyers, a three-time gold medal swimmer who is deaf and blind, announced this week that she’s dropping...

Businesses want employees back in office, but offer greater flexibility: Survey

Senior business leaders have a strong desire to bring employees back to the office but at the same time are willing to offer a greater...

Why the 2nd Dose of Pfizer Vaccine Is So Crucial

By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporters WEDNESDAY, July 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) — It takes two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to...

What History Tells Us About Inflation’s Impact on Everyday Americans

July 21, 2021 5 min read This story originally appeared on The Epoch Times Inflation rates are up 5 percent since May 2020, which signals...

Living with Obesity? Get Your COVID Vaccine Now, Experts Say

July 21, 2021 — The Obesity Society — the leading American organization of experts devoted to understanding and treating obesity — is urging all...

Delta Variant Now Accounts for 83% of U.S. Cases

July 20, 2021 — The nation’s top health officials said Tuesday that the Delta variant of the coronavirus is racing through the country and...

At least 30 died in Andhra due to lack of oxygen: TDP disputes Centre’s statement on COVID-19 deaths in RS

At least 30 people died in Andhra Pradesh during the second COVID-19 wave due to lack of oxygen, claimed Telugu Desam Party (TDP) spokesperson K...

Statins May Help Protect Against Severe COVID-19

TUESDAY, July 20, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Could cholesterol-lowering statins help lower your risk of dying from COVID-19? For patients with a...

‘Fox & Friends’ Co-Host Says Vaccine Opponents Have Right To Choose Death

“Fox & Friends” co-host Brian Kilmeade might as well be known as “Brian KILL-MEade” after the shocking comments he made on Monday’s show. During a...

‘Delta+ unlikely to be significant for pandemic curve’

NK Arora, co-chair of INSACOG, a 28-lab consortium to monitor genomic variations in SARS-CoV-2, explains the likely Covid trajectory to Bappa Majumdar: What makes the...

Former FDA Chief Predicts ‘Most’ Unvaccinated Americans Will Get Delta Variant

The former director of the Food and Drug Administration predicted Sunday that “most” unvaccinated Americans who haven’t already had COVID-19 will contract the delta variant — and it...