Category Archives: Science / Health

To Help People With Long Covid, Scientists Need to Define It

Almost from the beginning of the Covid pandemic, reports have accumulated of persistent, weird, disabling symptoms in survivors, a syndrome that’s come to be known as long Covid. The complex of fatigue, confusion, heart arrhythmias, gut disorders, and other problems—which may persist months after an infection begins, or arise months after it seems to have […]

Shots for Kids Get Closer, US Strategy Evolves, and More Coronavirus News 

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Shots for kids near approval, more vaccine mandates go into effect, and US pandemic strategy evolves. Here’s what you should know: Want to receive this weekly roundup and other coronavirus news? Sign up here! Headlines Pfizer and BioNTech ask the FDA to approve shots for younger kids Yesterday Pfizer-BioNTech asked the FDA to issue an […]

New Booster Approvals, Data on Kids’ Shots, and More Coronavirus News

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More boosters are approved, kids’ shots prove effective, and more countries open up. Here’s what you should know: Want to receive this weekly roundup and other coronavirus news? Sign up here! Headlines The FDA and CDC approve Moderna and J&J boosters Yesterday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed boosters for eligible people […]