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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Unvaccinated 11 times more likely to die of COVID: US Studies

CDC released two other studies that signalled hints of waning protection for older adults

11 Sep 2021 11:47 AM

US CDC classifies Delta variant as 'variant of concern'

Previously, the CDC had considered the Delta variant to be a variant of interest

17 Jun 2021 10:44 AM

Can you believe America still uses fax machines?

Public health workers are collecting vital pandemic data over faxes and phone calls in a country that invented the internet

14 May 2020 7:11 PM

Trump set to sign executive order on keeping US meat plants open

Trump had said earlier that the details of an order were being drawn up for signing.

29 Apr 2020 8:44 AM

An infected person's sneeze could spread coronavirus up to 8 metres: MIT scientist

Current guidelines “may limit the effectiveness of the proposed interventions” against the deadly pandemic, the researcher says

01 Apr 2020 3:24 PM


Follow the spread of the coronavirus by country, state and district on these tracker websites

They feature interactive maps with figures corresponding to locations updated often — twice daily, in real time, and even every two minutes

26 Mar 2020 10:51 PM

Google’s new website does not screen for coronavirus as Trump said, it has only info

The website points to authoritative resources for coronavirus information and will soon be available in more languages and countries.

22 Mar 2020 2:02 PM

Facebook rolling out updated News Feed with fact-checked coronavirus info pinned on top

The feature will be available today in Italy, France, Germany, Spain, UK and US, and will be expanded to more countries in the coming days

19 Mar 2020 5:13 PM

The flu may be spread just by breathing

The study is published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

21 Jan 2018 4:09 PM