The Truth About ‘Covid Nails’

If you’re unsure of whether or not you contracted COVID-19, you may have had unusual symptoms that could give you clues. For instance, the CDC has listed “loss of taste or smell” as a symptom of the virus. Many people who had COVID-19 have also reported strange frostbite-like patches on […]

French-Austrian COVID vaccine in last trial stage

French-Austrian vaccine developer Valneva on Wednesday announced that it had launched a Phase 3 trial of its candidate vaccine against COVID-19—the last testing stage before seeking regulatory approval. The study, which has been dubbed “Cov-Compare”, will compare how participants’ immune systems respond to Valneva’s VLA2001 vaccine with how they respond […]

Journalists Unpack Patchwork Vaccine Rollout, Rapid Covid Tests and More

California Healthline correspondent Rachel Bluth unpacked California’s newly expanded vaccine eligibility rules and the state’s vaccine appointment website on KALW’s “Your Call” on Thursday. Click here to hear Bluth on KALW California Healthline correspondent Angela Hart discussed California cities’ experiment with city-managed homeless camps on KQED’s “Forum” on Thursday. Click […]

Surveys find strong support for COVID mitigation measures over time, with differences by age, beliefs, party affiliation

A set of surveys fielded last year found that a large majority of U.S. adults support COVID-19 mitigation measures, including indoor mask wearing, social distancing, and contact tracing, with significant differences across certain groups. The surveys, which followed the same people in April, July, and November 2020, were conducted by […]