CDC Investigates 109 Cases of Hepatitis, Including Children

The death of five children and an unusual group of more than 100 cases of hepatitis in young children in the United States are under investigation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the agency said on Friday. The CDC said it was examining cases involving 109 children in 25 states and territories with […]

CDC Issues Warning on Cluster of Childhood Hepatitis Cases

A string of severe cases of hepatitis in children in Alabama prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to issue a report. nationwide health warning On Wednesday, he urged doctors and health officials to watch out for and report similar cases. Authorities are investigating the possibility that an adenovirus, one of a group of […]

Are There Better Ways to Track Covid Cases?

When the highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus reached the United States last fall, it pushed the number of new cases to unprecedented heights. Even then, the record wave of recorded infections was a significant undercount for the truth. In New York, for example, authorities recorded more than 538,000 new cases between January and […]

China reports biggest one-day increase in Covid-19 cases ever

What’s going on elsewhere: Meanwhile, Europe appears to be starting to enter another covid surge with cases as well. it clicks in countries on the continent. in England, cases increased hospitalizations increased by about 50% per week and, alarmingly, 17%. A combination of laxer restrictions, decreased immunity, and a more contagious omicron sub-variant, BA.2, is […]

Most Cases of ‘Havana Syndrome’ Not Caused by Foreign Power, CIA

The agency has never accused Russia or any other power of being responsible, but some officials, particularly at the Pentagon, said they believed there was evidence of Moscow’s spy agencies involved, and many victims agreed. When Mr. Burns went to Moscow in December to warn Russia against invading Ukraine, brought health issues to the fore […]

Home Covid Tests Raise Questions About Counting Cases Correctly

Millions of rapid-fire Covid tests at home are flying off pharmacy shelves across the country, giving Americans the opportunity to instantly read if they have been infected with the coronavirus, though sometimes flawed. But the infrequent reporting of results to public health departments exacerbates the longstanding challenges of maintaining the correct number of cases at […]

As Omicron Cases Rise, CDC Shortens Isolation Times for Many

On Sunday, the seven-day national average of new daily cases surpassed 214,000, an increase of 83 percent over the past 14 days. Deaths also rose 3 percent during this time, to a seven-day average of 1,328. According to the New York Times database. Although not as much as the cases, hospitalizations also increased. More than […]

SpaceX Reports 132 Covid Cases at its California Headquarters

According to information published on the Los Angeles County website, at least 132 employees at SpaceX’s Southern California headquarters have tested positive for coronavirus. This was the highest number of cases currently reported among private companies in the county. The epidemic is essentially Omicron virus variantand also the private space company founded and led by […]

Denmark, Norway Predict Sharp Spike in Omicron Cases

public health officials Denmark and Norway On Monday, Omicron released dire predictions for the next wave of the coronavirus variant, predicting it would dominate both countries in a matter of days. While scientists don’t yet know how often the variant causes serious illness, they say the rapid spread will lead to an explosion in cases, […]

Why Didn’t the US Detect Omicron Cases Earlier?

Last Friday, just a day after South African scientists first announced Discovery of the Omicron variant, Europe reported its first case: The novel coronavirus variant was in Belgium. Before the weekend ended, cases were detected in Australia, the UK, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Israel, Italy and all other countries. But in the United States, scientists continued […]