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U.S. STD Cases Spiked During Pandemic

U.S. STD Instances Spiked Throughout Pandemic

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, April 12, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Even as the COVID-19 pandemic kept people isolated at home, sexually transmitted disease (STDs) cases increased across the United States.Although cases fell in the pandemic’s early months, infections rose again by the end of 2020, with gonorrhea, syphilis and congenital syphilis surpassing 2019 levels,…

COVID-19 Cases Remain Low, Stomach Flu Outbreaks Rise

COVID-19 Instances Stay Low, Abdomen Flu Outbreaks Rise

While coronavirus cases continue to decline across the U.S., another virus is climbing to its pre-pandemic levels, according to NBC News. Outbreaks of the norovirus, which causes stomach flu, have increased dramatically since the beginning of January. As COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted, people are gathering more, which has likely led to an uptick in infections. Since early January, the…

Trending Medical and health breaking news COVID Cases Spike as Questions Remain About Omicron’s Threat

Trending Medical and well being breaking information COVID Instances Spike as Questions Stay About Omicron’s Menace

Dec. 17, 2021 — Top infectious disease officials expect a surge of COVID-19 cases after the holidays and say Omicron will soon take over as the dominant strain in the United States.The best way to stay protected is by getting vaccinated and boosted, they say.“For the unvaccinated, you’re looking at a winter of severe illness…