• By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    WHY IT'S STILL SO COMPLICATED TO GET FREE HOME COVID TESTS

    This week, nearly two full years into the on-going pandemic, the Biden Administration told Americans that they would, at long last,...

    Plan
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    BOOSTERS ARE EFFECTIVE AGAINST DELTA AND OMICRON VARIANTS IN STUDIES

    Booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines increased protection against both the Delta and Omicron variants in three studies that looked at...

    Hospital, Vaccination, COVID-19, News Desk, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    I'M VACCINATED, BOOSTED AND HAD COVID-19. CAN I GO BACK TO NORMAL NOW?

    Welcome to COVID Questions, TIME's advice column. We're trying to make living through the pandemic a little easier, with expert-backed...

    Stress, Cold, Vaccination, COVID Questions, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    AUSTRIA STARTS LOTTERY TO BOOST SUPPORT FOR VACCINE MANDATE

    Austrian lawmakers passed the European Union's first law making coronavirus vaccinations mandatory as other member states ease restrictions...

    Plan, Vaccination, Austria, bloomberg wire, COVID-19, Londontime, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    PANDEMIC ANXIETY IS FUELING OCD SYMPTOMS-EVEN FOR PEOPLE WITHOUT THE DISORDER

    Rosalyn had no idea what she intended to do with the three boxes of spaghetti she had just dumped into her shopping cart. She didn't...

    Hands, Food, COVID-19
  • U.S. Researchers Test Pig-to-Human Transplant in Donated Body By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    U.S. RESEARCHERS TEST PIG-TO-HUMAN TRANSPLANT IN DONATED BODY

    Researchers on Thursday reported the latest in a surprising string of experiments in the quest to save human lives with organs from...

    Brain
  • The World's Largest Vaccine Manufacturer Stumbled in 2021. Its CEO Bets He Can Still Help End COVID-19 By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    THE WORLD'S LARGEST VACCINE MANUFACTURER STUMBLED IN 2021. ITS CEO BETS HE CAN STILL HELP END COVID-19

    Adar Poonawalla is no stranger to gambles. He owes his multibillion-dollar empire to a series of big bets that paid off handsomely....

    Vaccination, biztech2030, COVID-19, Davos, feature, Magazine, Special Project
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    BIDEN WILL GIVE AWAY FREE N95 MASKS AT PHARMACIES AND HEALTH CENTERS

    The Biden Administration will begin making 400 million N95 masks available for free to Americans starting next week, now that federal...

    Hands, Plan, Face, COVID-19, News Desk, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    WHITE HOUSE SOFT-LAUNCHES COVID-19 TEST REQUEST WEBSITE

    WASHINGTON - The Biden Administration on Tuesday quietly launched its website for Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests...

  • Asia Has Kept COVID-19 at Bay for 2 Years. Omicron Could Change That By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    ASIA HAS KEPT COVID-19 AT BAY FOR 2 YEARS. OMICRON COULD CHANGE THAT

    When the Omicron variant of COVID-19 emerged this fall, governments across East and Southeast Asia returned to a tried-and-true strategy...

    COVID-19, Explainer, overnight
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    FEDERAL TESTING WEBSITE WILL LAUNCH NEXT WEEK AND OFFER 4 TESTS PER HOME

    The federal website where Americans can request free COVID-19 tests will begin accepting orders on Wednesday as the White House looks...

    Plan, Face, COVID-19, News Desk, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    AN N95 IS THE BEST MASK FOR OMICRON. HERE'S WHY

    As health officials scramble to minimize spread of the highly contagious Omicron variant, many experts have recommended that people...

    Nose, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    HOW WE CAN SPOT THE NEXT COVID-19 VARIANT EVEN FASTER

    In Durban, South Africa, scientists led by Dr. Tulio de Oliveira, director of the Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation at Stellenbosch...

    COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    NOSE OR THROAT? THE BEST WAY TO SWAB FOR AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTS

    The first challenge with rapid at-home self tests for COVID-19 is getting one. But once you have a test, there are now growing questions...

    Food, Nose, Drugs, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    BIDEN TO DOUBLE FREE COVID-19 TESTS AND PROVIDE N95S TO FIGHT OMICRON

    President Joe Biden announced Thursday that the government will double to 1 billion the rapid, at-home COVID-19 tests to be distributed...

    COVID-19, News Desk, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    THE U.S. IS FACING SHORTAGES IN COVID-19 DRUGS AS OMICRON RAGES

    Two brand-new COVID-19 pills that were supposed to be an important weapon against the pandemic in the U.S. are in short supply and...

    Face, Drugs, COVID-19, wire
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    WHY YOU SHOULDN'T EXERCISE TO LOSE WEIGHT

    Many of us are lacing up our sneakers and starting exercise regimens in hopes of shedding unwanted pounds. Unquestionably, aiming to...

    Diet
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    THE ENTHUSIAST'S GUIDE TO AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTS

    The COVID era has brought us many new experiences: mask-wearing, remote schooling, sheltering in place. The majority of these have...

    Nose
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    THESE CHARTS SHOW THAT COVID-19 IS STILL THE PANDEMIC OF THE UNVACCINATED

    Over the summer of 2021, as the Delta variant swept the nation, Americans' experience with COVID-19 bifurcated. Among vaccinated people,...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Jan 23, 2022

    OLDER AMERICANS ARE THE IGNORED VICTIMS OF THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

    Death certificates have dispelled any doubts about just how devastating the opioid epidemic is. Between May 2020 and April 2021, drug...

    Drugs, Addiction