4 in 10 Transgender Women Have HIV: CDC
FRIDAY, April 16, 2021 -- Four in 10 transgender women have HIV, which shows the urgent need to offer them more prevention and treatment services, according to a new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. In interviews with more... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Federal Review Extended for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) announces the pause on administering the Johnson& Johnson vaccine will continue until a federal recommendation is made to lift it. This extension follows Wednesday ’s federal review by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The committee recommended a continuation of the pause while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) collects and analyzes more information about the potential link between vaccination and...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - April 16, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: goodsesjfs Source Type: news

CDC: Proposed Data Collection Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is seeking comment on a proposed information collection project titled SimpleReport Mobile Application. SimpleReport is a free web-based application that provides an easy way to manage the COVID-19 testing workflow, record results for rapid point-of-care COVID tests, and report the results to the appropriate public health department on behalf of the testing site. Comments are due by June 15, 2021. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - April 16, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Thousands of Vaccinated People in U.S. Infected With COVID-19
THURSDAY, April 15, 2021 -- COVID-19 infections have occurred in about 5,800 people in the United States who have been vaccinated against the virus, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. But " vaccine breakthrough " infections... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

As J & J ’s COVID-19 Vaccine Remains Shelved, Who Will Be Most Affected?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended on April 14 that states shelve doses of the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine for at least a week while regulators investigate the cases of six recipients who developed blood clots within two weeks of their inoculations. Even though the pause will be longer than some expected, the pace of the U.S. rollout is unlikely to slow significantly—so long as a wide percentage of the population remains willing to participate. In the five weeks since the Department of Health and Human Services first began allocating doses of the one-shot J&J vaccine a...
Source: TIME: Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Chris Wilson Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

More than 10% of women in U.S. use tobacco, CDC reports
More than one in 10 women in the United States smoke cigarettes or e-cigarettes, according to figures released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

C.D.C. Panel Keeps Pause on Use of J & J Vaccine, Weighing Risks
An advisory committee debated the very few cases of a rare blood disorder and worried about the suspension ’s effect on global needs for a one-shot, easy-to-ship vaccine. (Source: NYT Health)
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Health Highlights: April 15, 2021
Thousands of Vaccinated People in U.S. Infected With Coronavirus Coronavirus infections have occurred in about 5,800 people in the United States who've been vaccinated against the virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. But... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Exploding Covid-19 "cases" in Michigan prove vaccines simply aren't working
(Natural News) Michigan’s efforts to “vaccinate” its way out of another Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) “spike” are failing miserably as a spate of new “cases” is being reported throughout the state. Despite widespread mask-wearing and Chinese virus vaccination, Michigan is seeing some of the worst numbers since last spring, prompting Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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National Initiative to Address COVID-19 Health Disparities Among Populations at High-Risk and Underserved, Including Racial and Ethnic Minority Populations and Rural Communities
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support (CSTLTS) published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for a grant focused on reducing health disparities related to COVID-19. The $2.25 billion grant aims to award up to 108 state, local, territorial, and freely associated state health departments. Applications are due May 3, 2021. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - April 15, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Statement on CDC Advisory Committee Meeting on Company COVID-19 Vaccine
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 14, 2021 – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) convened today to consider reports of an extremely rare disorder involving blood clots in combination with low platelets observed in a small number of individuals following vaccination with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. “The safety and well-being of the people who use our products is our number one priority, and we strongly support awareness of the signs and symptoms of this extremely rare event to ensure the correct diagnosis, appropriate treatment an...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

CDC: U.S. STD Rate at Record High Again
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- Statistics for 2019 -- the latest data available from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- show that sexually transmitted disease (STD) rates in the United States hit a new high again for the sixth... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

My Family Wants to Visit This Summer. Is Travel Safe Yet?
Welcome to COVID Questions, TIME’s advice column. We’re trying to make living through the pandemic a little easier, with expert-backed answers to your toughest coronavirus-related dilemmas. While we can’t and don’t offer medical advice—those questions should go to your doctor—we hope this column will help you sort through this stressful and confusing time. Got a question? Write to us at covidquestions@time.com. Today, anonymous asks: My family from Florida wants to visit us this summer but have not been vaccinated. My husband and I are fully vaccinated. What should we tell them about vis...
Source: TIME: Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID Questions COVID-19 Source Type: news

America's STD Rate at Record High Again: CDC
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- There's another epidemic sweeping the United States: sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Statistics for 2019 -- the latest data available from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- show that STD rates... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 14, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A Key Tool in Covid Tracking: The Freedom of Information Act
Through open-records laws, Times reporters have acquired data on coronavirus cases that revealed racial inequalities, pinpointed hot spots and uncovered other critical facts. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matthew Sedacca Tags: Income Inequality Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) News and News Media Disease Rates Freedom of Information Act Race and Ethnicity Deaths (Fatalities) Hispanic-Americans Centers for Disease Control and Prevention New York Times Source Type: news

CDC advisers will meet today about the J & J Covid-19 vaccine. Here's what experts and state leaders say about the pause
Advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will meet Wednesday to review blood clot cases among people who received the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UofL receives $8.6 million for COVID-19 wastewater research
(University of Louisville) The University of Louisville has received $8.6 million from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to refine testing of wastewater for COVID-19 infection. Researchers already are testing wastewater to determine whether coronavirus infection exists in the community. The new work goes a step further, with the goal of estimating how many people within the community are infected. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Sexually transmitted infections during COVID-19 pandemic
One in 5 Americans has a sexually transmitted infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). During Sexually Transmitted Diseases Awareness Week, April 12-17, the CDC encourages discussion, testing and help to remove the stigma surrounding sexually transmitted infections and diseases. During the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic reports of sexually [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 14, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Pause in Vaccinations Leads to Canceled Appointments Across States
Health departments scrambled to postpone vaccine clinics and rebook patients after the one-dose offering from Johnson& Johnson was sidelined. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mitch Smith and Michael D. Shear Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Johnson & Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) States (US) Rural Areas Colleges and Universities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Food and Drug Administration United States Politics and Government Moderna Inc Source Type: news

Ground Turkey Linked to Salmonella Outbreak
TUESDAY, April 13, 2021 -- Ground turkey is the likely source of a Salmonella outbreak that has sickened 28 people in 12 states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. Two people have been hospitalized, but no deaths have been... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Mexico pauses Johnson & Johnson vaccine administration
The New Mexico Department of Health paused the administration of the one-dose Johnson& Johnson vaccine after Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials reported on rare adverse side effects from it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Chris Keller Source Type: news

New Mexico pauses Johnson & Johnson vaccine administration
The New Mexico Department of Health paused the administration of the one-dose Johnson& Johnson vaccine after Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials reported on rare adverse side effects from it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Chris Keller Source Type: news

Washington state pauses distribution of Johnson & Johnson vaccine
Washington state is pausing its distribution of Johnson& Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine following guidance Tuesday morning from the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The pause is effective immediately, but it does not alter the state’s plan to allow all Washingtonians 16 years and older to be eligible for Covid-19 vaccines beginning Thursday. Six of the 6.8 million people who received the Johnson& Johnson vaccine nationwide developed a blood clot … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Washington state pauses distribution of Johnson & Johnson vaccine
Washington state is pausing its distribution of Johnson& Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine following guidance Tuesday morning from the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The pause is effective immediately, but it does not alter the state’s plan to allow all Washingtonians 16 years and older to be eligible for Covid-19 vaccines beginning Thursday. Six of the 6.8 million people who received the Johnson& Johnson vaccine nationwide developed a blood clot … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Arizona halts Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine amid blot clot concerns
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have recommended a pause in the use of the single-shot vaccine based on reported cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Angela Gonzales Source Type: news

J & J Vaccine and Blood Clots: A Risk, if It Exists, Is Tiny
Out of an “abundance of caution,” the F.D.A. is advising doctors to pause the Johnson& Johnson vaccine while it investigates extremely rare blood clots. (Source: NYT Health)
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FDA, CDC call for pause in use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine after ‘extremely rare’ cases of blood clots
The Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday they are reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carolyn Y. Johnson Source Type: news

U.S. Calls for Pause on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine After Blood Clotting Cases
Federal health officials call for a pause in the use of Johnson& Johnson ’s coronavirus vaccine while they study serious illnesses that have developed in six American women. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Noah Weiland, Sharon LaFraniere and Carl Zimmer Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Food and Drug Administration Janssen Pharmaceutica Johnson & Moderna Inc Pfizer Inc Source Type: news

FDA and CDC Recommend Pausing COVID-19 Vaccination With J & J-Janssen Shot While They Investigate Blood Clot Risks
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are recommending that vaccinations with the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine be temporarily halted while the agencies review reports of blood clots among vaccinated people. On April 13, the two government agencies issued a joint statement announcing a recommended pause as federal regulators review six cases of blood clots reported six to 13 days after the people received the single-dose vaccine. “Until that [review] process is complete, we are recommending a pause in the use of this vaccine out of an abundance of cautio...
Source: TIME: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Md., Baltimore health officials halt Johnson & Johnson vaccinations amid blood clot concerns
The Maryland Department of Health and Baltimore City Health Department have directed all local providers of Covid-19 vaccinations to pause the use of Johnson& Johnson's vaccine, following reports of six "extremely rare" adverse reactions. Maryland and Baltimore joined a deluge of states and localities to call for a halt on J&J vaccine administration at the recommendations of federal officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration. The pause will … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

FDA, CDC Call for Pause in J & J COVID-19 Vaccine After Six People Develop Clots
TUESDAY, April 13, 2021 -- After six people who received the Johnson& Johnson one-dose COVID-19 vaccine developed a type of rare and severe blood clot, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

U.S. Health Agencies Call for Pause in J & J COVID Vaccine After 6 People Develop Clots
TUESDAY, April 13, 2021 -- After six people who received the Johnson& Johnson one-dose COVID-19 vaccine developed a type of rare and severe blood clot, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 13, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CDC goes full anti-science by declaring "racism" to be worse public health threat than covid
(Natural News) There is only one threat out there that is more serious than a Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) infection and it is known as racism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CDC head Rochelle Walensky has officially declared racism to be “a serious public health threat,” which suggests her agency could... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC chief urges Michigan to 'close things down' amid spike
The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Michigan should “close things down” to help address surging coronavirus infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

CDC director says Michigan needs to shut down AGAIN amid rising coronavirus cases
During a press briefing on Monday, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr Rochelle Walensky said Michigan needs to shut down again in light of increasing infections. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic responds to the Johnson & amp; Johnson COVID-19 vaccine pause
On Tuesday, April 13, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a joint recommendation to pause distribution of the Johnson& Johnson vaccine after reported cases of rare blood clotting events in recipients. As a result, Mayo Clinic will follow this guidance and pause on delivering [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 13, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Michigan governor continues to rely on vaccines, personal choice to handle COVID surge
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announcement Monday that the state’s response to rising COVID cases should be to begin... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Black Women Are Fighting to Be Recognized as Long COVID Patients
It took five years of chronic pain, nausea, fuzzy thoughts and a cruel mixture of fatigue and insomnia for Wilhelmina Jenkins to be diagnosed with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). But even after she received that diagnosis, in 1988, she faced her fair share of doubters—not because her symptoms didn’t meet the bar for diagnosis, but because she is Black. At that time, researchers mistakenly thought ME/CFS, a syndrome that sometimes follows a viral illness and leads to long-term pain, fatigue and other symptoms that can last decades, primarily affected upper-class white women. It was p...
Source: TIME: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Muchos ni ños con síndrome inflamatorio grave tuvieron covid, pero no lo sabían
El s índrome MIS-C puede afectar a los menores semanas después de infectarse con el coronavirus. Los expertos, tras publicarse el mayor estudio realizado en Estados Unidos sobre la afección, recomiendan a los pediatras estar atentos. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Pam Belluck Tags: Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome (PIMS) Disease Rates Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Research Children and Childhood Heart Centers for Disease Control and Prevention JAMA Pediatrics (Journal) your-feed-science your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Inslee: Employers can now seek proof that workers are at high risk for Covid
Last year, Gov. Jay Inslee made it possible for anyone with a high risk of contracting Covid-19 or dying from it to seek safer work arrangements or stay home — no questions asked.  If employees said they were at high risk from the infection, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), employers weren't allowed to ask them to prove it.  That changed last week when the governor lifted some protections for workers during the pa ndemic and cleared the way for employers to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tony Lystra Source Type: news

Inslee: Employers can now seek proof that workers are at high risk for Covid
Last year, Gov. Jay Inslee made it possible for anyone with a high risk of contracting Covid-19 or dying from it to seek safer work arrangements or stay home — no questions asked.  If employees said they were at high risk from the infection, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), employers weren't allowed to ask them to prove it.  That changed last week when the governor lifted some protections for workers during the pa ndemic and cleared the way for employers to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Tony Lystra Source Type: news

China official calls reports he said country's COVID-19 vaccines weren't very effective 'a complete misunderstanding'
Chinese Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Gao Fu is walking back comments he made about the country's COVID-19... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fully Vaccinated Against Covid-19 Coronavirus? Here ’s What You Can Do Now
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued guidelines on what you can and can't do after being fully vaccinated against the Covid-19 coronavirus. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 10, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Lifestyle /lifestyle business pharma Source Type: news

CDC: Risk for Catching Coronavirus From Surfaces Is Low
FRIDAY, April 9, 2021 -- The risk for catching the new coronavirus from surfaces is low, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this week in what some experts say is a long overdue announcement. At the start of the COVID-19... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

North Carolina sites to resume J&J vaccines after CDC review
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's safe for North Carolina vaccine clinics that saw an increase in reports of adverse reactions to continue administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Brazil coronavirus variant is now second most common in the US
There are now at least 434 cases of Brazil's P1 variant, which is capable of reinfecting COVID-19 survivors, in the U.S., according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tracking. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: The importance of physical activity for kids of all abilities
When it comes to children, physical activity is important for development. Physical activity helps build strong bones and muscles and reduces the risk of developing heart disease, cancer, obesity and Type 2 diabetes. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), regular physical activity also reduces stress and anxiety, and kids who are [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Florida sues CDC, demanding cruise ships be allowed to sail immediately
Florida has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. federal government and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, demanding cruises be... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 Cases Climb in the Midwest as British Variant Takes Hold in U.S.
THURSDAY, April 8, 2021 -- As new coronavirus cases soared across the Upper Midwest on Wednesday, the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that a highly infectious variant first discovered in Britain has now become... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Has the Era of Overzealous Cleaning Finally Come to an End?
This week, the C.D.C. acknowledged what scientists have been saying for months: The risk of catching the coronavirus from surfaces is low. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hygiene and Cleanliness Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps Marr, Linsey Walensky, Rochelle Source Type: news