To help keep you in the know, we’ll use this page to post articles that cover the latest news and guidance concerning COVID-19.
Experts are still learning about COVID-19. The information in these articles is what was known or available as of publication. However guidance can change as scientists discover more about the virus. Please check the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for the most updated recommendations.
COVID-19 Tests—Which type is best?
Choosing the proper type of COVID-19 test for you depends on how you feel, why you are taking a test and which tests are available in your area. This article compares two types of tests for COVID-19.
What You Need to Know about Isolation and Quarantine
Taking the proper steps to isolate and quarantine ensures people can safely go about their daily routines. Learn more about isolation and quarantine guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Parents have made decision after decision to protect their families during the pandemic. And with the COVID-19 vaccine available for young children, they face one more. How are parents coping with the decision to vaccinate their kids?
Preventive Care: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever
It’s understandable that during the COVID-19 pandemic, many have been hesitant to keep up with their routine healthcare, but that does not need to be the case. What is preventive care? How can you get back on track?
FDA Adds New Warning to Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet
A new warning is issued after Guillain-Barre syndrome presents in a small number of people who had received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. But officials still say the benefits outweigh the risk. Here is what you need to know.
Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine vs. Catching COVID-19
If you're looking to weigh the pros and cons of getting the COVID-19 vaccine vs. catching the COVID-19 virus, we're here to help. If you or any of your friends are still hesitant about getting the vaccine, this information should help you make a decision.
Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Enters Fight Against COVID-19
On February 28, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) unanimously voted to authorize a third coronavirus vaccine for emergency use in the U.S. The new vaccine, from Johnson & Johnson, requires only a single shot and is far easier to store and distribute.
With more COVID-19 vaccines in development and the federal government’s ambitious vaccine distribution plan, more and more people are finally getting their shot. That also means more and more people are asking the same question: “What now?”
It feels like every few weeks, someone’s running a new scam. Text message scams, property scams, gift card scams—the schemes are almost as creative as they are infuriating. Scammers prey on your trust and comfort. The more they keep you guessing, the more likely they are to defraud you of your money and personal information.
Comparing the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines
For over 200 years, vaccines have been the answer to ending the spread of contagious and deadly diseases like smallpox, polio and measles. To help stop the pandemic and protect us against COVID-19, pharma companies around the world are racing to roll out safe, effective vaccines.