Infection Control


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


Update on COVID-19 Vaccines: Baptist Health Experts...

As the number of U.S. adults vaccinated against COVID-19 has surpassed the 50 percent mark, cases and hospitalizations continue to decline while optimism for a...

June 2, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Half of U.S. Adults Fully...

CDC Update: 50% of U.S. Adults Fully Vaccinated; 62% have Received at Least One Dose Declining trends nationwide in deaths, positive cases, and hospitalizations due...

May 28, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Compelling’ Data on Vaccine Effectiveness;...

CDC: Latest ‘Real World’ Study Confirms Effectiveness of Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines New research released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is...

May 21, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: Expanding Pfizer to Kids Ages 12-15;...

FDA Expands Authorization of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to Those Ages 12 to 15 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use...

May 14, 2021 / 4 min read


The Link Between Stroke Risk and Infections...

The impact of COVID-19 on a person’s risk of a stroke is being intensely researched. But long before the pandemic, it was well-established that viral...

May 10, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Details on Goal to Vaccinate...

U.S. Government Goal: Fully Vaccinate 70% of Adults by July 4 Via Greater Accessibility to Vaccines The Biden Administration has announced a goal to fully...

May 7, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Vaccines 94% Effective Against Hospitalizations;...

Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna Vaccines 94% Effective Against Hospitalizations Among Adults 65 and Older, CDC Says Adults 65 years and older were 94 percent less likely to...

April 30, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID-19 Booster Shots Seem Likely; Rate...

COVID-19 Booster Shots Could Be Reality Within 12 Months, Following by Annual Vaccinations Infectious disease experts have said for months that “booster” shots of the...

April 23, 2021 / 5 min read