The New COVID Subvariant BA.4.6 Is Spreading. Here’s What We Know : ScienceAlert

BA.4.6, a subvariant of the Omicron COVID variant which has been quickly gaining traction in the US, is now confirmed to be spreading in the UK. The latest briefing document…

How Long Does COVID Immunity Last? Here’s What Doctors Say Amid New BA.5 Subvariant Concerns – NBC Chicago

Unlike the beginning of the pandemic, COVID-19 reinfections are no longer uncommon, with more new variants emerging and leading to questions about immunity. The omicron variant has led to a…

Chicago Returns to ‘High’ Alert Level, BA.5 Subvariant – NBC Chicago

Multiple Chicago-area counties that had dropped from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s highest alert level in recent weeks returned to the “high community level” last week, but what…

Current COVID Symptoms, BA.5 Subvariant, Negative Tests – NBC Chicago

Are you experiencing COVID symptoms but testing negative? Chicago’s top doc says you might need to test again, and again. Plus, are current COVID symptoms associated with newer omicron subvariants…

Omicron sub-variant fuels Portugal’s COVID-19 surge

LISBON, June 2 (Reuters) – An Omicron sub-variant has fuelled a surge in COVID-19 cases in Portugal that now has the world’s second-highest infection rate, potentially threatening the tourism sector’s…

What Are the Symptoms of COVID? What We Know as New Omicron Subvariant Grows – NBC Chicago

What are the symptoms of COVID you should be watching for as a new version of omicron takes hold across the U.S.? According to data from the Centers for Disease…

Expert: We’re dealing with even more contagious COVID-19 subvariant, but risk for another disease, monkeypox, is low for public

CHICAGO (CBS) — It has been almost three months since city leaders dropped COVID-19 restrictions – but as we head toward summer, experts warn we could see more COVID cases.…

New Omicron Subvariant Accounts for Nearly 50% of All COVID Cases in U.S.: CDC – NBC Chicago

According to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a new subvariant of omicron is close to becoming the dominant strain of COVID-19 in the United…

With the Covid BA.2 subvariant on the rise, what’s safe and what’s not? A medical expert explains

People in the US won’t face a shutdown like the one currently in place in Shanghai, where no one is allowed to leave their residential compounds, Covid testing is mandatory…

Nearly 86% of U.S. COVID caused by BA.2 Omicron subvariant -CDC

People queue for a COVID-19 test in Times Square as the Omicron coronavirus variant continues to spread in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 26, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now…