COVID

Saudi Arabia population declines after expats left during Covid pandemic
Middle East

Saudi Arabia population declines after expats left during Covid pandemic

Saudi Arabia’s population has decreased by at least 2.6 per cent over the past two years, due to the significant…
You Could Have Long COVID and Not Even Know It
World

You Could Have Long COVID and Not Even Know It

It took a long time for Rachel Bean to fully accept that she has Long COVID. Bean, 35, caught the…
Pfizer Says Tweaked COVID Vaccines Boost Omicron Protection
World

Pfizer Says Tweaked COVID Vaccines Boost Omicron Protection

Pfizer announced Saturday that tweaking its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and works — just…
1 in 5 U.S. Adults Who Got COVID-19 Now Have Long COVID
World

1 in 5 U.S. Adults Who Got COVID-19 Now Have Long COVID

About 7.5% of U.S. adults—roughly 20 million people—are currently living with Long COVID symptoms, according to new federal data from…
Dogs Can Sniff Out COVID-19 and Signs of Long COVID
World

Dogs Can Sniff Out COVID-19 and Signs of Long COVID

A dog’s sense of smell is thousands of times stronger than a human’s. Their superior snoots are why canines are…
Why So Many Long COVID Patients Are Having Suicidal Thoughts
World

Why So Many Long COVID Patients Are Having Suicidal Thoughts

Last year, Diana Berrent—the founder of Survivor Corps, a Long COVID support group—asked the group’s members if they’d ever had…
North Korea Moves to Soften Curbs Amid COVID Count Doubts
World

North Korea Moves to Soften Curbs Amid COVID Count Doubts

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other top officials discussed revising stringent anti-epidemic restrictions during…
FDA Clears COVID Booster Shot for Healthy Kids Ages 5 to 11
World

FDA Clears COVID Booster Shot for Healthy Kids Ages 5 to 11

U.S. regulators on Tuesday authorized a COVID-19 booster shot for healthy 5- to 11-year-olds, hoping an extra vaccine dose will…
Tighter Curbs in Shanghai Even as COVID Cases Fall
World

Tighter Curbs in Shanghai Even as COVID Cases Fall

Shanghai reported its fewest Covid-19 cases in more than six weeks, though a tightening of curbs indicates the lockdown that…
Shanghai’s Covid Measures to Remain Even as Spread Slows
World

Shanghai’s Covid Measures to Remain Even as Spread Slows

Bloomberg — Shanghai’s measures to stem community spread of Covid will remain in place, even as infections drop and the…
Back to top button