The scale of COVID-19’s attack on India is difficult to imagine, but a widely shared Lancet ed

In addition to facing a disproportionate risk for getting COVID-19 in the first place, people of color who suffer from long COVID will face outsized challenges. Already, they have a harder time: 

Global COVID-19 deaths are more than twice as high as official estimates, according to a new

The most vaccinated nation on earth is suffering a worrisome surge in COVID-19 cases, The

This is a huge move—if largely symbolic in the near term.  

The sidelining of pregnant women’s needs and the skills of midwives is leading to a scourge of preventable deaths, warns the 

More than a year into a disastrous pandemic response, Brazil’s Senate began a damning probe yesterday into President Jair Bolsonaro’s handling of the pandemic.  

As India reels from its horrific COVID-19 storm, people are dying in hospital car parks and trainee doctors and nurses are abandoning exams for the  frontlines,

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus will run to keep his job for another 5-year term, according to an agency insider.   The reelection bid would essentially be a referendum on the agency’s COVID-19 response, which has put the agency under a microscope.

Barring action from world leaders, the horror engulfing India could soon be mirrored in many South American, Asian, and African countries,