The Chaotic Monkeypox Vaccine Pipeline Is Leaving Everyone Short

The Chaotic Monkeypox Vaccine Pipeline Is Leaving Everyone Short

In a run-of-the-mill business park in Kvistgård, a Danish village about 25 miles north of Copenhagen encircled by forests, lies one of the most crucial solutions for controlling the global monkeypox outbreak. These are the manufacturing facilities of Bavarian Nordic, the biotech company that is the sole producer of the most advanced vaccine for monkeypox. …

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Is a Faint Line on a COVID-19 Test Positive? How to Interpret Your Results

Is a Faint Line on a COVID-19 Test Positive? How to Interpret Your Results

Experts say that even a faint line recorded on a positive at-home COVID-19 indicates that you are sick and may be contagious. The opaqueness of the results window and a positive line may also indicate how sick you are, especially if a dark line appears in under 15 minutes. Read on to learn more about …

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Is Japan open to travelers? It's where Singaporeans want to travel

Is Japan open to travelers? It’s where Singaporeans want to travel

Some 49% of Singaporeans say they are considering Japan for their next vacation abroad, according to the market research firm YouGov. Interest may be even higher among young citizens. Some 68% of Singaporeans aged 16 to 24 years old indicated they are considering Japan for their “next vacation,” compared to 37% of those aged 55 …

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The Story Behind the Government’s July Jobs Report

The Story Behind the Government’s July Jobs Report

President Joe Biden celebrated the better-than-expected July jobs report on Aug. 5, calling it “the result of my economic plan to build the economy from the bottom up and middle out.” Although the White House had initially anticipated a lower figure, the Biden administration and other Democrats in Washington celebrated the numbers. The headline figure …

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It’s ‘Not Moral’ to Request Abstinence to Stop Monkeypox: LGBT Activists

It’s ‘Not Moral’ to Request Abstinence to Stop Monkeypox: LGBT Activists

New Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data confirms that monkeypox overwhelmingly occurs in men who identify as gay or bisexual and who engage in risky sexual behavior—yet LGBT activists have said it is “not moral” to ask men to refrain from sex until the government can get the virus corralled. Virtually all cases reported …

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What Is Paxlovid Rebound, and How Common Is It?

What Is Paxlovid Rebound, and How Common Is It?

When President Joe Biden was diagnosed with COVID, he started taking an oral treatment of the antiviral Paxlovid almost immediately. Four days after finishing the Paxlovid regime and testing negative, however, Biden once again tested positive for COVID—but without any symptoms of the disease. This is perhaps the highest-profile example of what people are calling …

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What parents should know about the risks of monkeypox for kids

What parents should know about the risks of monkeypox for kids

Since the monkeypox outbreak in the U.S. began in May, more than 7,500 Americans have contracted the virus, according to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At least five children in the U.S. have been diagnosed with the disease so far, including two in California, two in Indiana and an …

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Phoenix Mercury's Diana Taurasi to miss rest of WNBA regular season with quad strain

Phoenix Mercury’s Diana Taurasi to miss rest of WNBA regular season with quad strain

5:43 PM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with further experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer Diana Taurasi, a three-time WNBA champion and the league’s all-time leading scorer, …

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