Infection Control


COVID-19 Roundup: Vaccines vs. Delta Variant; How...

Study: Pfizer Vaccine Strongly Protects Against Symptomatic COVID from Delta Variant The vast majority of hospitalizations from COVID-19 are among unvaccinated adults. Meanwhile, growing research...

July 23, 2021 / 5 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: The Unvaccinated Fuel Hospitalizations; Genetic...

‘This Virus Will Evolve’: Concerns Grow Over Variants, New Surge Among the Unvaccinated Just as public health officials feared, the combination of too many unvaccinated...

July 16, 2021 / 5 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC/FDA Say No Booster Shot...

CDC and FDA: No COVID-19 Booster Shot is Needed at This Time — Even Against Delta Variant A booster shot for further protection against COVID-19...

July 9, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Moderna Neutralizes Delta Variant; FDA...

Moderna: Studies Find Vaccine Effective Against Delta, Other COVID-19 Variants The COVID-19 vaccine from U.S. biotech firm Moderna is effective against the highly contagious Delta...

July 2, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Delta Variant Concerns Growing; Largest...

Public Health Officials: Vaccinations Even More Vital With Delta Variant’s Potential Dominance Overall, the coronavirus pandemic continues to wane in most parts of the U.S....

June 25, 2021 / 4 min read


‘I Feel Blessed’: Brain Infection Mimicked Tumor...

Jason Mann’s girlfriend knew something wasn’t right when she spoke to him over the phone the morning of April 23. The North Palm Beach resident...

June 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Roundup: CDC Update on COVID-19 and Pregnancy;...

CDC: More Pregnant Women Should be Getting Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Pregnant women are at increased risk for severe illness and death from COVID-19, compared with...

June 18, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID Roundup: ‘Breakthrough’ Cases are Milder, Shorter;...

CDC: Milder, Shorter Illness for Few Who Get Infected After Being Vaccinated The mRNA COVID-19 vaccines — from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna — make illness “milder...

June 11, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: U.S. Testing Booster Shots; New...

U.S. Launches Clinical Trial to Test COVID Vaccine Booster Shots The U.S. government’s National Institutes of Health (NIH) has started a clinical trial during which...

June 4, 2021 / 4 min read