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4 important question about COVID booster shots, answered
Many newer lineages of SARS-CoV-2 have various mutations affecting the spike-shaped protein on the surface of the virus.
Everything you need to know about kids and COVID as schools reopen
Masks, social distancing, and vaccination are key to protecting kids, experts say.
What you need to know about variants, vaccines, and breakthrough COVID cases
The CDC is reporting every severe breakthrough, but less is known about non-severe cases.
How you and your family can cope with post-COVID anxiety
Overcoming anxiety can be hard, regardless of age.
Pfizer and Moderna are studying their COVID vaccines in kids as young as 6 months
The two companies have both begun clinical trials, which will last a number of years.
We vetted popular at-home COVID-19 tests. Here’s what we learned.
Everything you need to know about the growing number of at-home testing options for COVID.
If you’re fully vaccinated, you (mostly) don’t need to wear a mask outdoors
New guidance from the CDC says that unless you're in a crowd, vaccinated people don't need to wear masks outside.
Everyone over 16 can now get the COVID vaccine. How do we make sure they get it?
There is no single approach to helping those hesitant to vaccines make an informed decision.
The pause on Johnson & Johnson’s COVID vaccine doesn’t mean it’s not safe
Extremely rare blood clots prompted the FDA to pause the shot, but not because the vaccine is dangerous.
We now know babies can be born with COVID-19 antibodies
Here’s what pregnant and new parents need to know.