Nov. 23, 2021

S02-9: What Do We Know About Breakthrough Cases, and How Can We Preve…

While the CDC initially recommended COVID-19 booster shots for a limited swath of Americans, last week they updated their guidanc…

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Nov. 16, 2021

S02-8: How Do We Handle Compassion Fatigue Toward the Unvaccinated?

As COVID-19 vaccines become available to more age groups, will fatigue from the pandemic subside? Or will it create a greater dis…

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Nov. 9, 2021

S02-7: COVID Vax Now Widely Available for Young Kids -- Will Parents …

Twenty-eight million American children ages 5 to 11 are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. Within hours of the emergency use au…

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Nov. 2, 2021

S02-6: What Do We Know About the Rare COVID-19 Vaccine Complications?

Side effects from the COVID-19 vaccines -- such as soreness and fever -- are quite common, but the more serious complications are…

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Oct. 26, 2021

S02-5: Should Doctors Peddling COVID Disinformation Lose Their Licens…

Should doctors who spread disinformation lose their medical licenses? Phony cures and/or resistance to public health messaging is…

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Oct. 19, 2021

S02-4: COVID Booster? But I Only Just Got Vaccinated!

Three different vaccines to protect against COVID-19 have been either approved or authorized for emergency use in the U.S. And no…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Merck's COVID Pill Has Been Called a 'Game Changer' -- Is It?

You get sick with COVID-19. Instead of quarantining and hoping you don't get worse, or heading into the hospital, you can simply …

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Oct. 5, 2021

S02-2: Requiring the COVID Vaccine: The Legal Battle Ahead

Mandating the COVID-19 vaccine has been called presidential overreach, un-American, even unprecedented, despite a long history of…

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Sept. 28, 2021

Could More Mask Mandates Stop the Delta Surge?

Wearing a masking to protect yourself and others against the spread of the coronavirus has become something of a political, socia…

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June 8, 2021

Covid Boosters: Will We or Won’t We?

It has now been 6 months since the first wave of Americans received their first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine. Proving just how effe…

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June 1, 2021

U.S. Moves Forward on COVID as Other Parts of the World See Surges

The U.S. has hit a new COVID-19 milestone -- not a grim one, but one of hope -- experiencing the lowest case and death counts sin…

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May 25, 2021

Is Herd Immunity With COVID-19 Realistic?

Almost half of all Americans have now received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and roughly 40% are fully vaccinated, making ma…

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May 18, 2021

Next Up in Line for COVID Vaccines: Kids

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout has now expanded to include young adolescents among those eligible to receive Pfizer's two-dose shot…

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May 18, 2021

Next Up in Line for COVID Vaccines: Kids

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout has now expanded to include young adolescents among those eligible to receive Pfizer's two-dose shot…

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May 11, 2021

Can We Spread COVID After Vaccination?

Wear your mask. Or, don't wear your mask if you are vaccinated, as long as you are outside. But, keep masking and social distanci…

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May 4, 2021

Are Side Effects Why Many Pass on COVID Shots?

Fever. Sore arm. Flu-like symptoms. These are the COVID-19 vaccines' side effects, which now also include possible rare blood clo…

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April 27, 2021

What's in a Name? COVID Vaccine 'Passports' vs 'Verification'

Across the country, states are moving forward to either require or ban vaccine passports, even as nations move forward with bilat…

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April 20, 2021

Fair Shot? Does COVID Vaccine Availability Ensure Equity?

The vaccine rollout so far has shown us that the process has been all but equitable for some of the most vulnerable populations. …

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April 13, 2021

Summer Surges: Will COVID Vaccines End the Pandemic?

COVID surges and vaccination rates. Are the two inextricably linked? Vaccination rates continue to increase as many states have o…

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April 6, 2021

COVID Vaccine Hesitancy: Anti-Vax Craziness or Reasonable Caution?

As more states open up COVID-19 vaccination to anyone 16-years and older, the federal government has now pulled out all the stops…

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March 30, 2021

Buyer Beware: Fighting COVID Vaccine Fraud

Scams. They are as old as medicine itself. Fraudsters prey on people's fears and concerns by pretending they have a wonder drug …

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March 23, 2021

COVID Vaccine Side Effects: Is the System Working?

It's now 100 days since the first COVID shot was given in the largest mass vaccination campaign in U.S. history. With more than 2…

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March 16, 2021

Why Women Experience COVID and the Vaccines Differently Than Men

It's been one full year into the pandemic and it's clear: women are bearing the brunt of it. And it's not only because women have…

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March 9, 2021

When Can I Walk Into a Pharmacy And Get a COVID Shot?

Vaccine distribution nationwide continues to ramp up, with nearly 2-million shots being given daily. President Biden has now said…

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