Cruise ship with 800 COVID-positive passengers docks in Sydney

(CNN) — A cruise ship with hundreds of COVID-positive passengers docked in Sydney, Australia, after being hit by a wave of infections. The Majestic PrincessRead More

Florida Blue, other companies offer free COVID-19 vaccines, flu shots amid seasonal concerns

An alarming trend has drawn concern around the country as hospitals are filling up due to an unusually active and early flu season. “Times inRead More

CDC director tests positive for COVID-19

(CNN) — Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tested positive for COVID-19 Friday. Walensky is experiencing mild symptomsRead More

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine will cost $110-$130 per dose

(AP) — Pfizer will charge $110 to $130 for a dose of its COVID-19 vaccine once the U.S. government stops buying the shots, but theRead More

Long COVID: What science has learned about the loss of smell and taste

(CNN) — Imagine waking up one morning after recovering from COVID-19 to find that your coffee smells like unwashed socks, your eggs reek of fecesRead More

Vitamin D won’t protect you from COVID or respiratory infections, studies say

(CNN) — Vitamin D supplements aren’t likely to prevent an infection from COVID-19 or respiratory infections like colds or flu, even if your current levelsRead More

WHO: COVID cases drop everywhere, but pandemic not over

GENEVA (AP) — The number of new coronavirus cases fell everywhere in the world last week by about 12%, according to the World Health Organization’sRead More

CDC drops quarantine, distancing recommendations for COVID

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they comeRead More

Biden tests negative for COVID, isolating until 2nd negative

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden tested negative for COVID-19 on Saturday but will continue to isolate at the White House until a second negativeRead More

Doctor: Biden tests positive for COVID for 2nd day in a row

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 for the second straight day, in what appears to be in a rare case ofRead More