Combination Flu and COVID-19 Vaccine in the Works

  Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech say they're beginning trials to assess the safety, efficacy and…

Continue Reading ›

Does Paxlovid Reduce Risk of Long Covid?

US Veterans Affairs:  Paxlovid Reduces Risk of Long COVID-19 (CNN) - Paxlovid, the antiviral pill…

Continue Reading ›

RSV Surge: Here’s What You Need to Know

  Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), common among young children, is surging in the U.S. and…

Continue Reading ›

Goodbye Social Distancing! So Long Masks! Hello Again to Viruses?

 Does the end of masking mean the return of respiratory viruses? After several years of focusing on…

Continue Reading ›

Masking for NC Health Care Workers Still Recommended

Updated CDC mask guidance eliminates the need for some providers in health care facilities to…

Continue Reading ›

Winter, Vaccines, Billions of Dollars, and Lives Saved. What Doctors Need to Know Before Temperatures Drop

Will Americans Avoid A Winter COVID-19 Surge? A new report on Fall COVID-19 booster shots says…

Continue Reading ›

NCDHHS Releases New COVID-19 Vaccine Readiness Guidelines

 COVID-19 Vaccine Guidelines RALEIGH -- The NC Department of Health and Human Services, NCAFP, NC…

Continue Reading ›

ICYMI: CDC Issues Updated Guidance on Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Doses

CDC:  New guidance on Covid-19 boosters On September 13, 2022, presenters at CDC’s Clinician…

Continue Reading ›

New Study: Covid-19 Illnesses Keeping at Least 500,000 Workers Out of U.S. Labor Force

New study: Covid-19 will weigh on workforce if infection rates continue A study released Monday…

Continue Reading ›

North Carolina’s COVID State of Emergency Has Expired. Could This Mean an Uptick in Medical Malpractice Cases?

Will end of State of Emergency lead to uptick in legal issues? The COVID state of emergency in…

Continue Reading ›