CDC updates guidance to urge boosters for all individuals over 18 as omicron looms

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday updated agency guidance to advise that…

Omicron expected to arrive in NYC, COVID masks should be worn indoors ‘at all times,’ city’s top doctor says

With New York City health officials anticipating the omicron variant to arrive in the coming days,…

Covid: Sajid Javid on rising cases of Omicron in UK

The health secretary says told MPs that vaccinations have been moving at a “blistering pace” with…

Covid: All UK adults should get booster, say advisers JCVI

England’s deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam told a Downing Street briefing that Omicron was…

Omicron: How do you detect it?

By Philippa RoxbyHealth reporter Published 1 hour ago Related Topics Image source, Getty Images The first…

Covid-19 Omicron variant case linked to Brentwood primary school

Dr Mike Gogarty, the council’s director of public health, said: “The aim is to understand what,…

Omicron variant: Here’s what officials know

The World Health Organization says it could still take some time to get a full picture…

Omicron: Targeted testing in Nottinghamshire school

“As part of our investigations into the confirmed case of Omicron in the Nottingham area we…

Omicron variant poses ‘very high’ global risk, ‘unprecedented number of spike mutations’: WHO

The COVID-19 omicron variant has an “unprecedented number of spike mutations” and poses a “very high”…

Covid: JCVI scientists to announce decision on booster rollout

The government announced at the weekend that face coverings will become compulsory in shops and on…