CDC urges labs to use COVID tests that can differentiate from flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urged labs this week to stock clinics with kits that can test for both the coronavirus and the flu as the “influenza…

DeSantis handed victory as US appeals court rules against CDC cruise ship restrictions

Overstock.com CEO Jonathan Johnson discusses how the furniture industry has been profiting throughout the pandemic. A U.S. appeals court reversed its decision and let stand a lower court order prohibiting…

Monkeypox in US: CDC monitoring 200 people in 27 states, other countries

While the delta variant and other issues have the coronavirus gaining renewed attention, U.S. health officials are also watching for signs of a possible outbreak of monkeypox, according to a…

Fully vaccinated, immunocompromised patients should keep masking up as experts probe booster shots: CDC panel

Immunocompromised patients fully vaccinated against COVID-19 should continue to wear face masks, maintain 6 feet of distance and take preventive steps as researchers continue to weigh booster doses in the…

J&J COVID-19 vaccine benefits ‘far outweigh’ risks, CDC panel says after reports of Guillain-Barré syndrome

An advisory panel to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said the benefits of COVID-19 vaccines “far outweigh” potential risks amid an ongoing review of reports of a…

CDC says ‘no plans to update’ school mask guidance after pediatrics group breaks from White House

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) told Fox News on Tuesday that the agency has “no plans to update” mask use recommendations. The comment comes after Dr. Anthony…

CDC: Delta variant accounts for 83% of US cases

NEW YORK – Health officials say the Delta variant of the coronavirus continues to surge and accounts for an estimated 83% of U.S. COVID-19 cases. That’s a dramatic increase from…

CDC ‘carefully looking’ at school mask guidance after pediatrics group breaks from White House: Fauci

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is “carefully looking” at its guidance relating to mask use in schools, Dr. Anthony Fauci said, after the American Academy of Pediatrics…

CDC ‘carefully looking’ at school mask guidance after pediatrics group breaks from White House: Fauci

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is “carefully looking” at its guidance relating to mask use in schools, Dr. Anthony Fauci said, after the American Academy of Pediatrics…

CDC, State Department, issue highest warnings against travel to UK over rise in COVID cases

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. State Department on Monday issued their highest warnings against travel to the United Kingdom due to a rise in…