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COVID’s second death toll damns our ‘experts’

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Post Editorial Board COVID has killed a million-plus Americans, but the disastrous US policy response — blunt-instrument shutdowns and endless fear-mongering — has inflicted its own terrible toll. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click here......

CDC expected to ease school COVID-19 recommendations

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CDC expected to ease school COVID-19 recommendations – CBS News Watch CBS News Federal health officials are preparing to unveil some new thinking on COVID-19 and specifically how schools across the country should respond to potential student infections. The......

Gottlieb predicts monkeypox will become public health failure

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Zach Schonfeld Former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb penned an op-ed in the New York Times published on Saturday arguing that the United States lacks a federal infrastructure capable of dealing with public health emergencies like......

Omicron BA.5 makes up 82% of COVID variants in U.S. – CDC

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People wait to take coronavirus disease (COVID-19) tests at a pop-up testing site in New York City, U.S., July 11, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 26 (Reuters) – The BA.5 subvariant of Omicron was estimated to make up 81.9% of the......

U.S. CDC recommends Novavax COVID vaccine for adults

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A vial labelled “Novavax V COVID-19 Vaccine” is seen in this illustration taken January 16, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 19 (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday recommended use of Novavax Inc’s (NVAX.O) COVID-19......

Shares of cruise lines jump after CDC ends Covid-19 program

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here NEW YORK, US – JULY 10: An aerial view of the cruise ship “Norwegian Joy” sails up the Hudson River in front of the skyline of Manhattan as the sun sets in New York City, United States on July 10,......

Omicron BA.5 makes up nearly 78% of COVID variants circulating in U.S. – CDC

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July 19 (Reuters) – The BA.5 subvariant of Omicron was estimated to make up 77.9% of the circulating coronavirus variants in the United States for the week ended July 16, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Tuesday. BA.5, which has shown to be particularly good......

CDC panel unanimously recommends Novavax Covid-19 vaccine for adults

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this photo illustration a silhouette of a man holding a medical syringe and a vial seen displayed in front of the Novavax logo on a screen. Cezary Kowalski | Lightrocket | Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and......

Novavax’s COVID vaccine unanimously recommended by CDC advisers

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A panel of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s outside vaccine advisers voted unanimously on Tuesday to recommend use of Novavax’s COVID-19 vaccine, clearing one of the final hurdles for a new fourth option for millions of unvaccinated......

CDC expects monkeypox outbreak to grow as total cases surpass 1,400 and vaccine demand outstrips supply

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A person arrives to receive a monkeypox vaccination at the Northwell Health Immediate Care Center at Fire Island-Cherry Grove, in New York, U.S., July 15, 2022.  Eduardo Munoz | Reuters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed more......

US agencies aren’t ‘following the science’ on COVID — and staff are too scared to complain

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Marty Makary, Tracy Beth Høeg Silencing physicians is not “following the science.” Less absolutism and more humility by the men and women running our public health agencies would go a long way in rebuilding public trust. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page......

Pandemic led to surge in antibiotic-resistant ‘superbugs,’ CDC says

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Nathaniel Weixel The COVID-19 pandemic caused a surge in antibiotic-resistant “superbug” infections in hospitals, pushing back years of progress made combating antimicrobial resistance, according to a new analysis released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).......

The C.D.C. is still unprepared to respond quickly to disease threats posed by international travel, a U.S. audit finds.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s reliance on outdated systems to collect and analyze data on international air travelers continues to hamper its ability to respond quickly to disease threats, according to a new report by......

Herbicide chemical linked to cancer found in majority of urine samples in CDC study

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Brad Dress A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study revealed a common herbicide chemical linked to cancer was detected in the majority of urine samples the public health agency reviewed. The CDC’s National Health and Nutrition......

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