Researchers have been steadily gathering important insights into the effects of COVID-19 on the body and brain. Two years into the pandemic, these findings are raising concerns about the long-term impacts the coronavirus might have on biological processes such as aging.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidelines for how long people should isolate following a COVID-19 infection.
An amended bill that would prevent government entities and businesses in Utah from requiring vaccination passports for entry is now in the Utah Senate.
THIS UPDATE WILL BE CHANGING SOON DUE TO CHANGES IN OUR PANDEMIC RESPONSE FROM THE CDC, THE WHITE HOUSE AND CDPHE. STAY TUNED!
- Cases 316
- Hospitalizations 13
- Deaths 7**
*These are cumulative totals as of 03/01/2022 4:00PM **Deaths in people with a recent positive COVID test
A study published in Scientific Reports, researchers found that breaking up spring break into small breaks instead of the traditional nine-day vacation can help reduce COVID-19 cases on campus by 2% to 37% when students return.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced new guidance Friday that eases up their recommendations for wearing masks indoors for most Americans.
Some 4.9 billion people - or 63.9% of the world's population - have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as of late February 2022. And more than 430 million cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed since the start of the pandemic.
A bill that would prevent businesses or government entities from requiring vaccination passports is now in the Utah Senate.
In mid-January the State of Colorado announced that they would be offering KN95 and surgical grade masks for free at public libraries and other community sites across the state that agreed to be local distribution sites. Because this program has been incredibly successful, on February 22, 2022 the state announced that they would be expanding their free Rapid At-Home Testing program to include a community distribution model like the mask program.