Babies born to vaccinated mothers are less likely to be hospitalized with Covid, according to CDC

Babies born to vaccinated mothers are less likely to be hospitalized with Covid, according to CDC

Mothers who are vaccinated against COVID-19 during pregnancy are likely to pass on protection against the virus to their newborn babies. Photo: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images Mothers who get vaccinated against COVID-19 during pregnancy are likely to pass on protection against the virus to their newborn babiesaccording found new data from the Centers for Disease Control … Read more

CDC: All US Cruises Contagious COVID-19

CDC: All US Cruises Contagious COVID-19

The Grand Princess cruise ship in Oakland. Photo: MONICA M. DAVEY / EFE MIAMI, Florida – All cruise ships operating in the United States with passengers are under investigation by health authorities after reporting contagion of COVID-19 in the last week due to the rebound in the pandemic due to the Omicron strain. At least … Read more

CDC: Children 12 Years and Over Can Get Third Dose of Pfizer Five Months After Second Injection

CDC: Children 12 Years and Over Can Get Third Dose of Pfizer Five Months After Second Injection

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States recommended on Wednesday the third booster dose of the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 for children between 12 and 15 years old. This population group will be able to undergo the third injection after they have been completed five months from the … Read more

CDC Recommends Pfizer Booster Dose at 5 Months

CDC Recommends Pfizer Booster Dose at 5 Months

Today, in the CDC we are updating our recommendation on when many people can receive a booster dose, shortening the interval for people who received the COVID-19 vaccine from 6 to 5 months Pfizer-BioNTech. This means that people can now receive a booster dose of a messenger RNA vaccine 5 months after completing the primary … Read more

CDC Issues Warning, Says People Should Avoid Cruise Travel

CDC Issues Warning, Says People Should Avoid Cruise Travel

The CDC warned that the risk of contracting Covid on cruise ships is very high, regardless of vaccination status. Photo: oe Raedle / Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) They warned this Thursday to people to avoid traveling on cruise ships regardless of their vaccination status, following the recent increase in … Read more

CDC: Expert Tips for Safe Travel This New Year

CDC: Expert Tips for Safe Travel This New Year

According to the CDC, people who have not been vaccinated are ten times more likely to become infected with COVID-19. Photo: ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP / Getty Images At the end of 2021 the Omicron variant demonstrated to the world that the pandemic is far from over. A large number of people have seen their … Read more

CDC shortens isolation period for health workers amid rapid advance by Ómicron

CDC shortens isolation period for health workers amid rapid advance by Ómicron

They fear that Ómicron’s advance will leave hospitals without health personnel. Photo: MARK FELIX / AFP / Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated on thursday isolation protocols for health workers with positive results for Covid-19, as hospitals prepare for the rapid spread of Omicron and the growing shortage of staff. … Read more

Ómicron is already the most contagious variant of COVID-19 in the United States, according to the CDC

Ómicron is already the most contagious variant of COVID-19 in the United States, according to the CDC

Americans in New York are tested for COVID-19 before the arrival of the Omicron variant. Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty Images Ómicron is already the most contagious variant of the coronavirus in the United States, where between last December 12 and 18 it accounted for 73.2% of new cases, according to data published this Monday … Read more

CDC Updates COVID-19 Testing Guide in Schools to Avoid Quarantines

CDC Updates COVID-19 Testing Guide in Schools to Avoid Quarantines

Vaccines against COVID-19 are the best protection for students. Photo: Scott Olson / Getty Images The Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), said schools should be able to limit quarantines by requiring COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated close contacts of a confirmed case of coronavirus, in a step that … Read more

CDC: New York and Jersey Lead Omicron Variant Infections Across US; Broadway closed some theaters again

CDC: New York and Jersey Lead Omicron Variant Infections Across US;  Broadway closed some theaters again

New York and New Jersey are the two states with the highest spread of the Omicron COVID-19 variant in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned. Fast-paced New York City is experiencing a more rapid spread of the new coronavirus variant, compared to the vast majority of the country, according … Read more