Omicron Variant: Source of Natural Immunity? Here's What Experts Have to Say

COVID-19: Natural Immunity Was More Effective Than Vaccines For Delta Variant

A new study has brought to fore that a prior infection from the virus provided as much protection from a repeat bout of infection as vaccines did (Representative Image: Shutterstock) People who are both unvaccinated and don’t have a history of prior infection are at maximum risk, said the research While most of the world […]

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Mexican TV Host Lashes Out at Anti-vaxxers, Calls Them 'Moron' in On-air Rant

Mexican TV Host Lashes Out at Anti-vaxxers, Calls Them ‘Moron’ in On-air Rant

Mexican TV Host Lashes Out at Anti-vaxxers, Calls Them ‘Moron’ On-air (Twitter screengrab) Leonardo Schwebel, in his on-air rant, called the anti-vaxxers ‘morons’ and asked them to wear a mask while clutching one in his hand. A Mexican news presenter made headlines recently when he lashed out and indulged in a diatribe directed towards anti-vaxxers. […]

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‘Dr Fauci, Give Me That Ouchi’: Man’s  Hilarious Covid-19 Rap at City Hall is a Bop

‘Dr Fauci, Give Me That Ouchi’: Man’s Hilarious Covid-19 Rap at City Hall is a Bop

“Vaccinate your mom, vaccinate your dad, vaccinate the happy, vaccinate the sad.” These lines, and many more, recently echoed the halls of the Dallas City Council Meeting and might just be the new vaccine anthem that the world may have needed. The video of the rap is spreading like wildfire on the internet, and for […]

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Global Covid Cases Surge Past 300 Million As Omicron Runs Rampant

Conspiracy Theories About Covid-19 Continue to Flood the Internet

A fact checking report by Associated press brought to the fore an unfounded online theory that suggests millions of people have been “hypnotized” into believing mainstream ideas about Covid-19, including steps to combat it such as testing and vaccination. In widely shared social media posts this week, efforts to combat the disease have been dismissed […]

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Germany Makes Vaccination Mandatory For Entering Restaurants, Cuts Isolation Period

Germany Makes Vaccination Mandatory For Entering Restaurants, Cuts Isolation Period

Germany imposed new restrictions on Friday after German Chancellor Olaf Scholz met with state leaders as Covid-19 cases continued to surge in Germany spurred by the Omicron variant, according to reports by news agencies. In order to visit restaurants, people now have to either be fully vaccinated or present a report showing that they have […]

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Britain in a New Covid Countdown, While India Can't Count on Much Vaccine Protection against Omicron

Britain in a New Covid Countdown, While India Can’t Count on Much Vaccine Protection against Omicron

The number of reported Covid cases in Britain is likely to drop significantly after January 11, not because the incidence of the virus will necessarily fall but because the UK will begin to test – and count – differently. Most Covid numbers arise at present from lateral flow tests done at home. If the result […]

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Snippets from UK: Covid Spreads like Wildfire in Britain with over 200,000 New Cases Reported in 24 Hours

Snippets from UK: Covid Spreads like Wildfire in Britain with over 200,000 New Cases Reported in 24 Hours

Crunching numbers: The breach of the 200,000 mark for daily reported Covid cases in the UK has set off a new scare about the speed of the transmissibility of Omicron. Not forgetting for a moment that the figure of 218,724 is necessarily only a fraction of the real spread, even if it includes a backlog […]

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