States Were Sharing Covid Test Kits. Then Omicron Hit.

Via Peters

In a few short months, states have gone from donating surplus rapid covid-19 tests to states with shortages to hoarding them as demand driven by the spike in cases strains supplies. Last January, North Dakota had amassed 2.7 million Abbott Laboratories BinaxNOW rapid covid tests from the federal government — […]

6 reasons not to get omicron right now : Shots

Via Peters

Keith Bishop/Getty Images Keith Bishop/Getty Images Millions of people are testing positive with COVID-19 in the U.S. each week and the FDA warns that most Americans will get the virus at some point. With growing evidence that the omicron variant likely causes milder disease, some people may be thinking: Why […]

Here are eight tips to help with your Omicron anxiety

Via Peters

You know that moment in “Groundhog Day” — or “Edge of Tomorrow,” “Happy Death Day” or “Palm Springs,” depending on your pop culture preferences — when the main character has gone through too many time loops, the initial adrenaline has worn off, and insanity is about to set in? Is […]