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Hidalgo County reports 6 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,002 cases of COVID-19

Hidalgo County reports 6 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,002 cases of COVID-19

Posted 8:04 AM 8/19/2022

Hidalgo County on Friday reported six coronavirus-related deaths and 1,002 cases of COVID-19, according to (More)

8/12/2022

FDA: Take 3 home tests if exposed to COVID to boost accuracy

FDA: Take 3 home tests if exposed to COVID to boost accuracy

Posted 11:04 AM 8/13/2022 by By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you were exposed to COVID-19, take three home tests instead of two to make sure you're not infected, according to new U.S. recommendations released Thursday.

Previously, the Food and Drug Administration had advised taking two rapid antigen tests over two or three (More)

8/11/2022

CDC drops quarantine, distancing recommendations for COVID

CDC drops quarantine, distancing recommendations for COVID

Posted 10:23 AM 8/12/2022 by By MIKE STOBBE and COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said people no (More)

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