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NPR: White House Says Vaccinated Foreign Nationals Will Be Allowed To Fly to The U.S.

The Biden administration is easing restrictions on foreign nationals wishing to fly to the U.S.

REUTERS: FDA staff say Pfizer COVID-19 boosters may not be needed, but do improve immunity

U.S. Food and Drug Administration scientists said on Wednesday that booster doses of Pfizer's (PFE.N) COVID-19 vaccine may not be needed, even though the...

VOA: Students, Beware: That Free Curbside Futon Might Carry Critters

With college students back on campus this school year, insect extermination company Terminix ranked the most bedbug-infested cities in the United States.

VOA: US Hospitals Hit with Nurse Staffing Crisis Amid COVID

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a nurse staffing crisis that is forcing many U.S. hospitals to pay top dollar to get the...

VOA: Fauci: ‘Just Get Vaccinated’

The top U.S. infectious disease expert told CNN Sunday there could be up to 100,000 new COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. by...

NPR: COVID Booster Shots Are Coming. Here’s What You Need To Know

Health officials are preparing to roll out COVID-19 booster shots in the United States this September. According to a plan announced Aug. 18, all...

NPR: Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID Vaccine Gets Full Approval From The FDA

The Food and Drug Administration has formally approved Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. The widely anticipated decision replaces the emergency use authorization granted by...

NPR: Why A Push For Boosters Could Make The Pandemic Even Worse

In September, the U.S. will start offering a third COVID-19 shot to all adults vaccinated with Pfizer and Moderna, even though these vaccines still...

NPR: Vaccinating During Pregnancy Has Become Even More Urgent As ICU Beds Fill Up

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is doubling down on its recommendation that pregnant women get the COVID-19 vaccine, following new...

NPR: Being Unvaccinated For COVID Will Cost Students At A Small College An Extra $750

West Virginia Wesleyan College won't require students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 when they arrive for classes this month — but the...

AP: Delta variant challenges China’s costly lockdown strategy

The delta variant is challenging China’s costly strategy of isolating cities, prompting warnings that Chinese leaders who were confident they could keep...

VOA:Doctors Tracking Delta Variant Say Vaccines Help Even the Unvaccinated

The state of Florida is experiencing a hospital crisis because of a surge in the number of patients with COVID-19. These patients...

Anouncement

Illinois senior named Schwarzman Scholar

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign senior Boming Yang, of Beijing, was named a Schwarzman Scholar, one of 151 recipients selected from...

[Urbana] Phillips Recreation Center December Closure

Phillips Recreation Center will close for an annual cleaning from December 13 - January 1. The following fitness classes at the Phillips Recreation...

[Urbana] Sunday Soul Flow

Feed your soul and recharge for your upcoming week during this self-care inspired flow yoga session! Must register in advance.Sunday, December 5th, 3-4pmRegister...

[Champaign] VISITS WITH SANTA

DEC 1, 8, & 10, 2021 - 5 - 7PMTHE VIRGINIA THEATRE Santa Claus is coming to town! The Champaign...