As global COVID-19 death rates are again climbing, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus yesterday tore into booster shot plans by 2 pharma companies and wealthy countries, 

Power outages are a pain at the best of times—when they occur in hospitals, they can be deadly and costly.  Now, they are a top concern for South Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout.  

Although US, hospitals largely got ahead of the well-documented ventilator shortage, many patients died because they couldn’t get an ECMO, or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  

The US FDA warned yesterday that the single-shot Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine has been linked in very rare instances to Guillain-Barré syndrome.  

Haiti: Doctors Dodging Bullets  

The US CDC is calling for schools to reopen fully this fall—and that only unvaccinated students and staff need to mask up, according to

COVID-19 deaths of those incarcerated in the US may be significantly higher than the official total of about 2,700, according to a New York Times investigation that found dozens of deaths that went unrecorded.  

The latest menace in the fight against the pandemic—the fast-spreading delta variant—can evade some antibodies produced by COVID-19 vaccines and natural infection, according to new

When the pandemic hit hard in the Appalachian highlands, health workers at Johnston Memorial Hospital were lionized by some.  But as COVID-19 spread in the community, so did conspiracy theories that mobile morgues were stage props; nurses were profiting from COVID-19…

We’ve heard a lot about how COVID-19—and vaccines against it—impact men and women differently.