Health

U.K. police say they are now investigating Downing Street lockdown parties
Protest in London
Partygate

U.K. police say they are now investigating Downing Street lockdown parties

Young kids are handling COVID 'less childishly' than Bari Weiss, MSNBC host says
Bari Weiss, Mehdi Hasan
COVID doesn't care

Young kids are handling COVID 'less childishly' than Bari Weiss, MSNBC host says

Study: COVID vaccine does not damage fertility
Pregnant person receiving COVID-19 vaccine.
no connection

Study: COVID vaccine does not damage fertility

The coronavirus vaccines are safer than aspirin or Tylenol
Death.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The coronavirus vaccines are safer than aspirin or Tylenol

Losing the vaccinated majority?
President Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Losing the vaccinated majority?

CIA doubts 'Havana Syndrome' sustained assault by hostile power
US Embassy in Havana
Havana syndrome

CIA doubts 'Havana Syndrome' sustained assault by hostile power

Top Florida health official suspended after urging staff to get vaccinated
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
wow

Top Florida health official suspended after urging staff to get vaccinated

Omicron may be peaking in the U.S., but models predict lots more death
COVID ward in Israel
Omicron Falling?

Omicron may be peaking in the U.S., but models predict lots more death

White House to distribute 400 million free N95 masks next week
N95 masks
Free PPE

White House to distribute 400 million free N95 masks next week

The dilemma of deinstitutionalization
A mental hospital.
Samuel Goldman

The dilemma of deinstitutionalization

Federal appellate court punts Texas abortion law to state Supreme Court
Pro-choice demonstrators in Texas
Texas abortion law

Federal appellate court punts Texas abortion law to state Supreme Court

Fauci: It's too soon to say whether Omicron will hasten pandemic's end
Anthony Fauci
fingers crossed

Fauci: It's too soon to say whether Omicron will hasten pandemic's end

Hundreds of students walk out of schools over Omicron concerns
Masked high school students
Too cool for school

Hundreds of students walk out of schools over Omicron concerns

China's COVID lockdowns trapped woman at blind date's house
Lockdown in China's Henan province
No joke

China's COVID lockdowns trapped woman at blind date's house

America squandered parents' trust
A school.
Stephanie H. Murray

America squandered parents' trust

Biden to deploy military medical teams to 6 states struggling with Omicron
Joe Biden
Omicron Blues

Biden to deploy military medical teams to 6 states struggling with Omicron

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says he is 'extremely unwell' after COVID diagnosis
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice.
COVID-19

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says he is 'extremely unwell' after COVID diagnosis

Teachers face tough decisions as attendance rates plummet
An empty desk in a classroom
empty chairs at empty desks

Teachers face tough decisions as attendance rates plummet

'Vaxxed and done,' but not done
A COVID patient.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

'Vaxxed and done,' but not done

Biden bungles at-home COVID tests — again
President Biden.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Biden bungles at-home COVID tests — again

Omicron may be headed for a sharp drop because so many people are infected
Dr. Janet Woodcock
Omicron Blues

Omicron may be headed for a sharp drop because so many people are infected

Dr. Fauci explains his frustration with GOP senator he called a 'moron'
Anderson Cooper, Dr. Anthony Fauci
Quotables

Dr. Fauci explains his frustration with GOP senator he called a 'moron'

U.S. supermarket shelves really are empty, and it's not just due to Omicron
Grocery store shelf
where's the beef?

U.S. supermarket shelves really are empty, and it's not just due to Omicron

Fauci and Walensky face Senate criticism over confusing COVID guidelines
CDC Director Rochelle Walensky
The CDC now recommends...

Fauci and Walensky face Senate criticism over confusing COVID guidelines

Health insurers will cover home COVID-19 tests starting Saturday, HHS says
COVID-19 home tests
testing testing

Health insurers will cover home COVID-19 tests starting Saturday, HHS says

Red Cross: U.S. blood supply is 'dangerously low'
A woman donates blood.
donations needed

Red Cross: U.S. blood supply is 'dangerously low'

For the 1st time, surgeons have successfully transplanted a pig heart into human patient
A team of surgeons in the operating theater.
medical milestones

For the 1st time, surgeons have successfully transplanted a pig heart into human patient

How vaccinated America has split over COVID
A woman walking.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

How vaccinated America has split over COVID

Omicron is just starting to hit U.S. regions with unvaccinated senior citizens
Michigan hospital
Omicron Rising

Omicron is just starting to hit U.S. regions with unvaccinated senior citizens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tests positive for COVID-19
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.).
get well soon

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tests positive for COVID-19

U.K. health agency: 4th jab not necessary for elderly
COVID virus on British flag
Three's enough for now

U.K. health agency: 4th jab not necessary for elderly

COVID hospitalizations approach record high amid mixed data
A COVID patient in a hospital bed
paging Guinness

COVID hospitalizations approach record high amid mixed data

5 people died of rabies in the U.S. in 2021
Rabies virions under a microscope.
public health

5 people died of rabies in the U.S. in 2021

CDC recommends Pfizer booster for kids 12 and up
A child holds a sticker after being vaccinated.
vaccination nation

CDC recommends Pfizer booster for kids 12 and up

Mayo Clinic fires 700 unvaccinated employees
Coronavirus testing.
Catch up with mayo

Mayo Clinic fires 700 unvaccinated employees