Bay Area school has 8 COVID cases after parental 'breach' - SFGate
At least 75 students were forced to quarantine over Thanksgiving break.
Published At: 2021-12-04T00:28:05Z
COVID-19 Statistics | Dec. 3, 2021 - Lost Coast Outpost
COVID-19 Daily Report for Humboldt County, Dec. 3, 2021
Published At: 2021-12-03T23:37:48Z
The Vast Promise of mRNA Technology - The Wall Street Journal
The Covid vaccine platform offers real hope for treating many other diseases, including cancer. How an immigrant from Hungary played a prominent scientific role.
Published At: 2021-12-03T23:31:00Z
First Confirmed Case Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant Reported In Philadelphia - CBS Philly
Officials say a male resident in his 30's from Northwest Philadelphia has tested positive for the omicron variant.
Published At: 2021-12-03T23:05:00Z
Missouri announces first case of omicron COVID-19 variant - KMBC Kansas City
Health officials said a St. Louis resident's sample tested presumed positive for the omicron variant
Published At: 2021-12-03T22:04:00Z
KMBC 9 News Staff
Omicron variant may have picked up a piece of common-cold virus - Reuters
The Omicron variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 likely acquired at least one of its mutations by picking up a snippet of genetic material from another virus - possibly one that causes the common cold - present in the same infected cells, according to re…
Published At: 2021-12-03T21:53:00Z
An omicron vocab lesson, from 'immune evasion' to 'outcompete' to 'epistasis' : Goats and Soda - NPR
The emergence of this new variant of concern has brought a new vocabulary into daily news reports. We asked experts to help define the terms you're being bombarded with.
Published At: 2021-12-03T21:07:53Z
Stroke contributing factors may include losing temper, extreme exercise: study - Fox News
Losing one's temper or exercising too rigorously could be contributing factors for a stroke, according to new research.
Published At: 2021-12-03T20:25:10Z
A chewing gum that could reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission - Medical Xpress
A chewing gum laced with a plant-grown protein serves as a "trap" for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, reducing viral load in saliva and potentially tamping down transmission, according to a new study.
Published At: 2021-12-03T20:22:05Z
Science X staff
Study finds daytime meals may reduce health risks linked to night shift work - National Institutes of Health
Findings could lead to behavioral interventions to improve health of shift workers.
Published At: 2021-12-03T19:23:31Z
UF Health researcher finds new pattern of mutations in omicron variant - WJXT News4JAX
A UF Health researcher's analysis for the Global Virus Network found omicron has substantially more mutations than the delta variant at four key sites within the virus.
Published At: 2021-12-03T19:07:33Z
Doug Bennett, Science Writer, Editor, UF Health Communications
Parents grieve loss of 3-month-old son to COVID-19 - wflx
As the first cases of the omicron variant are confirmed in the United States, Tyler Rendon and his wife Angelina are still grieving the death of their 3-month-old son.
Published At: 2021-12-03T19:06:00Z
Maricela De La Cruz, KCRA
Test developed at Duke can quickly tell who's got antibodies to fight which coronavirus variant - WRAL.com
Biomedical engineers at Duke University have devised a test to quickly and easily assess how well someone's antibodies fight infection from multiple coronavirus variants.
Published At: 2021-12-03T19:00:00Z
Matt Talhelm, Chad Flowers, Matthew Burns
Inmate dies from Legionnaire’s disease amid outbreak at Pendleton Correctional Facility - Fox 59
PENDLETON, Ind. – An inmate at Pendleton Correctional Facility has died from Legionnaire’s disease. The Department of Correction confirmed the death Friday afternoon and said the individual died at the hospital. IDOC said it was working with the Indiana Depar…
Published At: 2021-12-03T18:40:10Z
One in 44 U.S. Children Are Being Diagnosed With Autism, CDC Finds - Gizmodo
Greater awareness of the developmental condition is leading to more children being diagnosed and at an earlier age, but some gaps remain.
Published At: 2021-12-03T18:40:00Z
“This Virus Is a Shape-Shifter!” – New Research Details How COVID Variants Are Evolving New Ways To Evade Vaccines - SciTechDaily
New study models future SARS-CoV-2 mutations and forecasts their ability to evade immune defenses developed by vaccines and antibody-based treatments. Since the study was completed, several of the predicted mutations appeared in omicron, the most recently ide…
Published At: 2021-12-03T18:29:01Z
A new study finds that most COVID-19 boosters strengthen immunity, though there is no winning shot - MarketWatch
Moderna’s COVID-19 shot produced the greatest increase in antibody levels in the trial
Published At: 2021-12-03T18:05:00Z
Woman says COVID left her with rare condition that makes food taste like 'garbage and sewage' - Daily Mail
Natalia Cano, from New Jersey, had coronavirus in January 2021, and afterwards, things that used to taste good started to taste like 'gasoline' or 'mold' - a condition called parosmia.
Published At: 2021-12-03T16:54:57Z
Lillian Gissen, Mansur Shaheen U.S.
Cognitive Rehab: One Patient's Painstaking Path Through Long Covid Therapy - The New York Times
Samantha Lewis is relearning some basic aspects of her daily life after struggling with brain fog and other lingering symptoms for more than a year since being infected by the virus.
Published At: 2021-12-03T16:37:20Z
Pam Belluck, Alex Wroblewski
Fetus brains unharmed by non-severe COVID-19; cancer patients get benefit from mRNA vaccines - Yahoo News
Non-severe COVID-19 during pregnancy has no visible effect on the baby's brain, according to a small study presented on Tuesday at the annual meeting of the ...
Published At: 2021-12-03T16:06:37Z