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Delta variant ‘more transmissible’, while other strains now gain ground

The Delta variant of the coronavirus has already spread to over 80 countries, according to the World Health Organization. Health…

5 days ago

COVID-19 variant ‘Delta’ spreads across 80 countries, WHO reports

The World Health Organization first classified the Delta COVID-19 variant as a variant of interest until last May. Scientists and…

7 days ago

COVID-19: 20.9% of the global population has received a vaccine

Experts and officials across the globe have already administered over 2.45 billion COVID-19 doses, according to the latest data. Despite…

1 week ago

Novavax COVID-19 vaccine found ‘highly effective’, even against variants

COVID-19 vaccine, "NVX-CoV2373," shows high levels of efficacy in the U.S. and Mexico trials, according to Novavax. The COVID-19 vaccine…

1 week ago

Bill Gates names 5 books for 2021 ‘summer reading list’

Most of the books in the list "touch on what happens when people come into conflict with the world," Bill…

1 week ago

Stimulus Check: IRS sends another batch of relief payments

The Internal Revenue Service has now distributed over 169 million stimulus check payments. The disbursement of the third stimulus check…

1 week ago