CDC wants to change ‘antiquated’ rules that hamper agency’s ability to fight Covid, polio and other diseases

CNN  —  This summer, when the shocking news emerged that there was a case of polio in New York, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention immediately turned to…

In Bid to Show It Is Open, Hong Kong Bends Covid Rules … for Some

Hong Kong is eager to show the world that the city is open for business after years of pandemic restrictions. Officials this week even found themselves willing to bend some…

Hand-washing and mask-wearing: Covid rules we would be wise to keep | Health

At the height of the pandemic, there was hope that lessons learned from this period would provide the foundations for a healthier society. No longer would snotty commuters swap germs…

Federal appeals court rules Texas can enforce anti-censorship law aimed at social media platforms – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) Texans — and, hopefully soon, everyone else living in the United States — will be relatively free of being censored for ‘wrong think’ on the various social media…

Data science reveals universal rules shaping cells’ power stations — ScienceDaily

Mitochondria are compartments — so-called “organelles” — in our cells that provide the chemical energy supply we need to move, think, and live. Chloroplasts are organelles in plants and algae…

COVID rules cast clouds over Hong Kong schools

A pedestrian wearing a face mask following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past a primary school in Hong Kong, China February 23, 2022. REUTERS/Lam Yik Register now for FREE…

California colleges open for fall term with relaxed Covid rules

Credit: Erik Adams, EdSource Cal State Los Angeles students return to campus after summer break. Credit: Erik Adams, EdSource Cal State Los Angeles students return to campus after summer break.…

Carnival, Royal Caribbean cruises ease covid testing rules

Comment on this story Comment The world’s largest cruise lines announced this week that they are easing coronavirus testing requirements on some trips that last less than a week. Both…

COVID: Paris court rules govt failed to stockpile face masks

PARIS — A Paris court ruled on Tuesday that the French government failed to sufficiently stock up on surgical masks at the outset of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 and…

S.Africa repeals COVID rules on mask-wearing, gatherings, entry

JOHANNESBURG, June 23 (Reuters) – South Africa has repealed COVID-19 restrictions on mask-wearing in indoor public spaces, limits on the size of gatherings and entry requirements at its borders, a…