A new, highly contagious variant could have terrible consequences. But if it ends up causing milder symptoms than Delta, there’s a real upside.
After two years of pandemic waves, we’re finally learning whether the disease has a predictable schedule.
But are they a good idea?
It’s possible that a good deal of the difference in the shots’ performance can be summed up with a simple phrase: More is better.
We know more than ever about how to use boosters, but still very little about when to use them.
Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser on the future of COVID-19 vaccination and how to prevent the next pandemic
With tens of millions of Americans eligible for booster shots, the term could start to lose its meaning.
There are no simple rules for timing on a third jab—but maybe don’t rush it.
Getting an illicit third shot has gone mainstream, but it’s still a real ethical dilemma.
You could probably sneak in a COVID-19 booster shot right now. But there are a few good reasons to hold off.
A few things still need to happen before the shots can be authorized for Americans younger than 12.
A vaccinated American’s guide to traveling this summer
I returned to my office and found an apple that had somehow not rotted away.
Here’s how to find out if your workplace’s return-to-office plans are actually safe.
A guide to America’s awkward, semi-vaccinated months
Pod means something different to everyone, and that’s a problem.
How the Lesbian & Gay Big Apple Corps prepared for the big parade
Don’t spend time indoors with people outside your household.
So far, all available evidence suggests that few Americans were infected in the first weeks of the year. It would be next to impossible to find out who they were.
Linguists now think our ancestors might have been chattering away for ages longer than they previously believed.