In the face of the virus’s new iteration, we must prioritize saving lives.
The small group of rich nations is “endangering millions of lives around the world,” the nurses declared in a petition.
The global community must provide real support to African countries by sharing COVID-19 vaccine information.
The massive inoculation gap between rich and poor countries has kept the door open to COVID variants.
A widely-backed proposed TRIPS waiver has languished for more than a year as global vaccine inequity has deepened.
In 15 states, patients with confirmed or suspected COVID are already taking up more ICU beds than they were a year ago.
The Justice Department argued that the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals made an error in its original judgment.
Across the U.S. as a whole, 80 percent of Americans 12 years and older have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose.
The promising antiviral drugs are most effective if given to patients within three to five days of their first symptoms.
Meanwhile, just 5 percent of people in low-income countries have received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose.