Amazon Shortens COVID-19 Isolation, Paid Leave for US Workers

Amazon Shortens COVID-19 Isolation, Paid Leave for US Workers

Amazon on Friday told workers they only have to isolate for a week after testing positive for COVID-19, instead of 10 days, following updated US health guidance. The Omicron variant of the coronavirus has prompted a spike in cases in the United States and worker shortages at schools, airlines and businesses. On Tuesday, the US […]

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Omicron Not Severe Among Young Children, Says CDC Despite Rise in Hospitalizations

Omicron Not Severe Among Young Children, Says CDC Despite Rise in Hospitalizations

A seven-year-old receives the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, US. (Image: Reuters) The CDC director Dr Rochelle Walensky said that the agency did not see any signal to show that Omicron caused severe infections in children below 5 years. News18.com Last Updated:January 08, 2022, 07:34 IST FOLLOW US ON: The United States […]

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