COVID-19 In Maryland: 1,068 New Cases, 18 Deaths Reported As State Approaches 200K Booster ShotsMaryland reported 1,068 new COVID-19 cases and 18 new deaths, according to state health department data released Friday morning.
A 'Twindemic' Of Flu & COVID-19 Can Be Dulled With Vaccines, Expert SaysThough the side effects of the flu are similar, sometimes identical to those of COVID-19, Dr. Thompson said they are indeed two very different viruses and therefore need their own protective vaccine.
US Covid-19 Rates Are Declining, But Colder Weather Could Mean The Delta Wave Still Has Months To Go, Expert SaysThis Delta variant could be the last major surge of the Covid-19 pandemic, but now is not the time for the US to grow complacent as it has yet to run its course, an expert said.
Covid-19 Vaccine Boosters Are 'Immoral' And 'Unfair', Says WHO ChiefDistributing Covid-19 vaccine booster shots in some countries while inoculations across Africa lag is "immoral," according to the director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO).
Maryland Updates Data On Staff Vaccinations At Nursing HomesSix facilities did not submit sufficient data, the health department said.
The Rate Of Covid-19 Cases Is Dropping Nationally But Rising In These 5 StatesThe big picture for Covid-19 in the US is looking a little brighter as new infections and hospitalizations decline.
Officials Seize Nearly 1K Fake COVID-19 Vaccination Cards In Baltimore AreaSince the start of the pandemic, investigators with the Homeland Security's Baltimore office have seized hundreds of counterfeit masks, fake COVID treatments and even fraudulent websites claiming to sell COVID vaccines.
New Pill Could Reduce Risk of Hospitalization, Death From COVID-19, But Experts Say Vaccines Remain Best ToolTheir study shows the pill has cut the risk of hospitalization or death from COVID-19 in at-risk patients by 50%. Still, doctors continue to stress vaccines remain the number one tool in the fight against COVID-19.
'Every One Of Those Deaths Is Unnecessary,' Expert Says Of Rising COVID-19 US Death Toll As Tens Of Millions Remain Unvaccinated
64% Of The Baltimore Police Department Is Vaccinated, Officials SayThe agency disclosed that figure nearly three weeks before the city will begin mandatory weekly testing for unvaccinated employees.
'A Phase Of Maintaining Immunity': Gov. Hogan Pushes COVID-19 Booster Shots, Prepares State To Vaccinate ChildrenGov. Larry Hogan implored eligible Marylanders to get COVID-19 booster shots and announced the state is already gearing up to vaccinate children in a press conference Thursday.
Maryland Based Company Creates Next Generation, CDC Approved, N95 MaskResearchers at the University of Maryland School of Public Health are finding that COVID variants are more airborne and that's why it's not only important to wear a mask, but also how you wear your mask that's going to mask a difference.
Classroom Concerns: 16,559 Students Quarantined, 4,042 Confirmed Student Covid-19 Cases In Maryland SchoolsAt least,16,559 students have been quarantined, along with 784 staff members since schools reopened.
Doctors Warn Families To Protect Themselves As Cooler Months & Flu Season ApproachesAs the cooler months approach, doctors are once again warning families to protect themselves from the flu.
'The School Shouldn't Be Open Right Now': Parents React To COVID-19 Outbreak At Cherry Hill Elementary Middle SchoolOfficials said there are fourteen positive cases and among them, a 12-year-old who is currently hospitalized and fighting for her life.