The truth about COVID vaccines: Not perfect, but they’re saving many lives

The truth about COVID vaccines: Not perfect, but they’re saving many lives

This post was originally published on this siteThe goal of COVID-19 vaccines is to prevent serious and deadly outcomes, not to prevent all cases of transmission and infection.     

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DeSantis Quietly Hits At Trump Administration For Trying To Stop COVID Too Hard

DeSantis Quietly Hits At Trump Administration For Trying To Stop COVID Too Hard

This post was originally published on this site Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R), who’s been waging war on COVID-19 safety measures in a clear bid to be the next MAGA king ahead of 2024, sees ex-president Donald Trump’s oblique swipe and raises him a challenge of who can be more...

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College Enrollment Dropped Again in Fall 2021, Despite Vaccines

College Enrollment Dropped Again in Fall 2021, Despite Vaccines

This post was originally published on this siteTotal undergraduate enrollment has dropped by about 1.2 million students since the fall of 2019, researchers say.

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Trump takes thinly veiled shot at ‘gutless’ DeSantis over Covid booster

Trump takes thinly veiled shot at ‘gutless’ DeSantis over Covid booster

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump appeared to take a shot at Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over his refusal to disclose whether he’s received a Covid-19 booster shot in a new interview with the far-right channel One America News.

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More COVID-19 variants could come if people remain unvaccinated

More COVID-19 variants could come if people remain unvaccinated

This post was originally published on this site  The next COVID-19 variant could be around the corner, medical experts say. | Illustration by Alex Cochran, Deseret News The next COVID-19 variant could be around the corner New major COVID-19 variants will emerge if people don’t get vaccinated against the coronavirus,...

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Lower hospitalization numbers reflect vaccine effectiveness, experts say: COVID updates

Lower hospitalization numbers reflect vaccine effectiveness, experts say: COVID updates

This post was originally published on this siteHospital admissions are up but still short of last year’s peak year’s, when the vast majority of the U.S. was unvaccinated. More COVID updates.     

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As omicron spreads, will colleges go online, require COVID booster shots? What we know

As omicron spreads, will colleges go online, require COVID booster shots? What we know

This post was originally published on this siteColleges’ plans are changing daily as the omicron variant spreads. Some universities are putting classes online or pushing students to get boosters.     

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FDA authorizes COVID-19 boosters for 12 to 15-year-olds

FDA authorizes COVID-19 boosters for 12 to 15-year-olds

This post was originally published on this siteThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday authorized Pfizer booster shots for people aged 12 to 15 years, another expansion in the population eligible for the third shots.Booster shots are seen as a key tool to fight the omicron variant,…

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The Supreme Court has upheld state and local vaccine mandates. That may not save Biden’s.

The Supreme Court has upheld state and local vaccine mandates. That may not save Biden’s.

This post was originally published on this siteA Supreme Court that has declined to block several types of vaccine mandates is now considering whether to allow the Biden administration to require millions of Americans to get Covid-19 vaccines.

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Trump’s endorsement of vaccines aligns with most Republicans’ views — but it may be an uphill battle to convince the holdouts

Trump’s endorsement of vaccines aligns with most Republicans’ views — but it may be an uphill battle to convince the holdouts

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump has recently been vocal about the benefits of vaccination against Covid-19 — a position that’s in line with the overwhelming majority of Americans who’ve chosen to get vaccinated, including the bulk of his own party.

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