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Berks County, Pennsylvania, is the first community to join a partnership with local public health departments.
COVID-19 test results provide valuable data that public health departments can use to assess needs and modify responses.
These three respiratory illnesses—and others—share many of the same symptoms.
Researchers found that today’s COVID rapid antigen tests can identify all current variants of concern and interest.
Samples collected from sewage water suggest viral activity is higher than the number of reported cases suggests.
FDA advises people to perform repeat testing following a negative at-home COVID-19 test, to reduce the risk an infection may be missed.
The update aims to help the public better protect themselves and understand their risk.
Using wastewater to track the emergence of new variants of concern could be faster and less expensive than clinical testing.
Paxlovid and molnupiravir can reduce the risk of severe COVID-19, but they must be started within five days of symptom onset.
The diagnostic test can provide results in less than three minutes.
Vaccines for children under age 5 are still not on the immediate horizon.
The laws governing traditional Medicare don’t provide for coverage of self-administered diagnostic tests.
Unlike previous surges, large portions of patients with COVID are coming to the hospital for other reasons.
Every household can now order four free COVID-19 tests through a federal website. Here are other options for free tests.
Home antigen testing is a useful tool to curb the pandemic, but it is often misused and may provide false confidence.
The Supreme Court has overturned the OSHA rule that says large companies must require either vaccination or masks and regular testing.
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