Tag: CDC

New COVID-19 booster seeks to increase immunity

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new round of COVID-19 booster shots from pharmaceutical companies Moderna and Pfizer last week. The vaccines, obtainable to everyone ages six months and older, are quickly becoming available across the United States in major retail pharmacies, such as CVS and Walgreens, as […]

Handling Flu Season: Proper Sanitization is Key

Photo courtesy of Dave, Flickr Creative Commons As the seasons change, bringing inconsistent weather and colder, drier air, students are already dealing with the common cold. And as winter approaches, those nuisance colds can be a precursor to the flu. But there are ways to prevent getting sick over the […]