The rationale behind getting a booster shot is what health experts call “waning immunity.” With waning immunity, “it doesn’t mean that the vaccine is not working at all,” Dr. Ashok Rai, president and CEO of Prevea Health, emphasized. “But when it comes to mild infection, we’re starting to see over six months time some waning immunity."
A genetic link to a higher risk of dying from COVID-19 (and better treatment), the best combinations of COVID-19 vaccines and boosters, and 5 minutes doing this makes disposable face masks as good as new.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services released its side-by-side comparison of cases, hospitalizations and deaths in October among people who were fully vaccinated and those who weren’t fully vaccinated.
Questions about how harmful the transmission of COVID-19 could be from deer were initially raised after an August U.S. Department of Agriculture study found coronavirus antibodies in deer across four states: Illinois, Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Titletown remains buzzing today with talk of Aaron Rodgers and his vaccination status after he tested positive for COVID-19. Today, November 4, head coach Matt LaFleur said he spoke to Rodgers and that he is doing well.
More than 3.2 million Wisconsinites are now fully vaccinated. Bucking a recent decline, Wisconsin saw increases in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths reported to the state health department Tuesday.
The latest data from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) shows the seven-day average of new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are continuing to trend downward, however the seven-day average for deaths is rising.
A new study at UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Cade is one of 100 local children participating in a study aimed at getting K-12 students who have medical complexities back to in-person school safely.