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Coronavirus News

What we know about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is rapidly evolving. From transmission risk to potential new treatments, learn what the latest COVID-19 research and guidelines mean for you.

COVID vaccine.
CDC Says Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Is Safe After Reports of Fainting
People at a bar with face masks.
When Can I Go to a Bar Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
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It's Time to Stop Focusing on Vaccine Hesitancy in Black Communities
Cleaning surfaces.
CDC: Cleaning Most Surfaces With Soap and Water Is Enough To Curb COVID-19
Receiving a vaccine wearing a face mask.
CDC Study Confirms That COVID-19 Vaccines Block Transmission In the Real World
Therapist wearing a face mask.
When Can I See My Therapist in Person Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
An illustration of a United States map in light blue-green on a blue background; lighter pale yellow-white circles suggest areas of attention.
Which COVID-19 Variants Are Spreading in America?
Menstrual products.
Can You Get the COVID-19 Vaccine on Your Period?
Doctor's office check up COVID.
When Can I Go to the Doctor's Office Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Illustration covid test
Can I Test Positive for COVID-19 After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Two Black women laughing and sitting on a couch together at home.
When Can I Visit a Friend's House After I'm Fully Vaccinated?
Traveler wearing face mask getting their luggage.
When Can I Travel Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Patient getting their heart checked.
Your Cholesterol Levels May Impact Your Likelihood of Getting COVID-19
Eating outdoors COVID-19.
When Can I Dine Indoors Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Concept art of glowing blue COVID virus particles on a black background.
A New COVID-19 Antibody Test 'Glows' Like Fireflies
COVID vaccine syringe.
People With Substance Use Disorders Face Barriers To Getting COVID Vaccine
An illustration of a donated heart in a cooler labeled "human organ for transplant" with a gloved hand reaching in.
Organ Transplant Recipients May Not Mount Strong Response to COVID Vaccine
Movie theater COVID
When Can I Go to the Movie Theater Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Scale illustration.
Experts: Stop Making People Feel Bad About COVID Weight Gain
View through privacy curtains to female doctor sitting with head in hand
COVID Emergency Physicians Share What They Need for Better Mental Health
woman wearing a mask over her nose while she eats
What Are Nose Masks?
An illustration of a female holding her head in her hands; she's wearing a mask. Behind her are faded images of herself not masked, and above her head are scribbles to represent chaos or pain.
If Pandemic Stress Has Made Your Migraines Worse, You're Not Alone
janssen / johnson & johnson sign
Johnson & Johnson Manufacturing Error Is No Cause For Panic in Recent Vaccine Recipients
Woman on public transportation wearing a mask.
When Can I Use Public Transportation Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
concert
When Can I Go to Concerts and Sporting Events After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Man exercising at the gym wearing a face mask.
When Can I Go Back To the Gym After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Older adult holding a face mask.
COVID Reinfection Study Shows Why Older Adults Need to Get Vaccinated
Clergy getting vaccinated.
How Faith Leaders Are Increasing COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence
A man putting a face mask on a small female child.
Living with Kids May Increase Risk of Contracting COVID-19
Doctor injecting woman with COVID vaccine.
Can a Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Be Delayed?
María Josefa Gutiérrez
Residente de Miami de 73 Años Comparte Experiencia Con la Vacuna Contra COVID-19 
María Josefa Gutiérrez
‘I Didn’t Want to Be the First’: 73-Year-Old Miami Resident Shares COVID-19 Vaccine Story
A stylistic still life shot of a vial labeled "COVID-19 vaccine" on a pink stand and blue background.
In Rare Cases, Compound in COVID Shot Could Trigger Allergy
couple working on laptops while cat sits on table
Documentary Series Shows Snapshots of Life with Long COVID
woman at doctor
Report: Women More Likely Than Men to Have Put Off Health Care During Pandemic
An illustration of a world map inside a giant purple COVID virus particle.
What Europe's Recent Surge in COVID-19 Cases Means for the U.S.
elbow bump
When Can I Shake Hands and Resume Greetings After Being Fully Vaccinated?
Crowd wearing a face mask.
When Can I Go Out in Public Again After Being Fully Vaccinated?
young girl having throat swab covid test done at school
How Pooled COVID Testing Helps Keep Schools and Workplaces Safe
white male in flannel shirt wearing mask holding coffee sneezing on a bench
Is it Allergies or COVID-19?
Woman wearing face mask sitting on examination table talking with female doctor holding an injection.
People Who Talk to Their Doctors Are More Likely to Get Vaccines
COVID Vaccine passport.
Will I Need a COVID-19 Vaccine Passport to Travel?
Covid vaccine.
Feeling Guilty After Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine? Here's How to Cope
child covid vaccine
When Will Children Be Able to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
A priest from behind, leading a Catholic service or celebration.
What the Catholic Church Says About the Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine
A close up of gloved hands preparing a syringe of COVID-19 vaccine with an older adult white woman with a mask blurry in the background.
What’s the Risk of Having a Severe Allergic Reaction to the COVID-19 Vaccine?
astrazeneca vaccine
Will the AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Be Safe to Take?
woman wearing black mask and glasses receiving vaccine
What's the Difference Between the 3 Available COVID-19 Vaccines?
Mother at home with her child in her lap.
COVID-19 Lockdowns Worsened Gender Inequalities at Home, Study Finds
Close up of a gloved hand holding a nasal spray bottle labelled COVID-19 Nasal Vaccine
Will You Be Able to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine in Your Nose?
COVID variants.
CDC Establishes New Threat Levels for COVID-19 Variants
Group of friends wearing face masks.
Why You May Feel Anxious About Returning to 'Normal'
A Black healthcare worker with a face shield and gloves giving a vaccine to an older Black woman wearing a mask.
How Doctors Are Encouraging COVID-19 Vaccination in Communities of Color
Woman exercising wearing a face mask.
Exercising After COVID-19? Experts Say Take It Easy
A Black, female teacher in a classroom of students; everyone is wearing a face mask.
CDC: When Students Are Masked, 3 Feet Apart Is Safe
Man receiving a vaccine wearing a mask.
Is a Second COVID-19 Shot Necessary If You've Been Previously Infected?
vaccine side effect fears vs. covid fears
A Verywell Report: Fear of COVID-19 Outweighs Fear of Vaccine Side Effects
Woman with down syndrome being seen by a doctor.
People with Down Syndrome Should Be Prioritized for COVID-19 Vaccination, Experts Say
Young man acting as a caregiver for an older man.
Caregivers Are Still Waiting on COVID-19 Vaccines
An illustration of a vaccine ampule, syringe, and yellow vaccination record card on a magenta background.
What to Do Before, During, and After Your COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment