The White House is partnering with popular dating apps in an effort to reach young adults.
Unvaccinated people appear more comfortable traveling — and to more densely-populated places — than vaccinated people, according to data from Zeta Global.
The move from Singapore came after unsubstantiated comments from an Indian politician this week sparked a diplomatic incident between the two countries.
The announcements come amid worries over Sinopharm’s efficacy and reports of Covid-19 reinfections among people who have received their two doses of the shot.
The coronavirus variant that first emerged in India could become the dominant strain in the U.K. in a matter of days, scientists have warned.
From Monday, pubs, bars and restaurants can serve customers inside; museums, cinemas and theaters can reopen; and exercise classes and indoor sports can resume.
The companies’ announcement departs from other major retailers, including Target, that said they will keep pandemic protocols.
New Jersey will keep its indoor mask mandate in place, despite newly relaxed CDC guidelines for fully vaccinated people.
The U.K. is preparing to deliver surge vaccinations and testing in areas where the new Covid-19 variant first detected in India is spreading.
The Seychelles is causing concern for world health experts after a rise of Covid-19 cases among fully vaccinated individuals.
British health start-up Huma has raised $130 million in an investment round led by the venture arms of Bayer and Hitachi.
Mucormycosis is a “serious but rare fungal infection caused by a group of molds called mucormycetes,” and mostly affects the sinuses or the lungs.
EU leaders have doubts that waiving intellectual property rights for Covid-19 vaccines is the way to go.
With second doses incoming and millions more to soon be immunized, many wonder if it’s safe to celebrate their Covid shot with a booze shot.
The rate of daily Covid infections is declining in 30 states and the District of Columbia and 1 in 3 Americans are now fully vaccinated.
Health ministry data released Friday showed there were 414,188 new cases over a 24-hour period, where at least 3,915 people succumbed to the disease.
India’s Supreme Court ordered the central government to present a comprehensive plan by Thursday outlining steps to meet medical oxygen requirements for Delhi.
Dale Fisher, chair of the WHO Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network, says he’s confident in the way Singapore is managing its coronavirus outbreaks.
So far, at least 222,408 people have died from the disease, but that number is likely lower than the actual death toll.
Asked if she had a message for global leaders today, UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore said: “Well, help us now.”
The Biden administration will restrict travel from India as that country grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said.
More Americans getting vaccinated against Covid is the best way to protect against the virus variant first identified in India, Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.
At least 3,498 people died over a 24-hour period, but recent reports have suggested that India’s death toll is being underreported.
In Europe, the U.K. is steadily lifting its lockdown and its vaccination rollout continues at pace.
The CDC said fully vaccinated people can meet outdoors in small groups without masks, but it did not define how big those gatherings can be.
The CDC’s guidance now states that “masks may not be necessary when you are outside by yourself away from others, or with people who live in your household.”
“We’re not restricting the UAE due to the level of coronavirus in the UAE,” U.K. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said. “The issue is one of transit.”