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'We're done with COVID, but COVID is not done with us': Doctors warn of new sub omicron variant wave

A summer surge could be coming as a new sub omicron variant begins to infect people. A Houston health expert said the variant is the most infectious yet.



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Limited cross-variant immunity from SARS-CoV-2 Omicron without vaccination - Nature

Nature - Limited cross-variant immunity from SARS-CoV-2 Omicron without vaccination

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Dr. Peter Hotez warns of hidden COVID wave that’s ‘almost like omicron’

As the toll of the coronavirus becomes harder to track with the rise of at-home testing,...

Lol
WearAMask + GetVaccinated = LIVES (& livelihoods) SAVED .

5/18/2022 7:00:00 AM

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Will Omicron finally overpower China’s COVID defences?

Will Omicron finally overpower China’s COVID defences?

战你妈的大傻逼
Yes, it will.

5/18/2022 6:58:00 AM

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Omicron Breakthrough Cases Boost Protection, Studies Say

Yeah, ok. I'll just continue to wear my mask with my booster.
they said vac + infection + booster= super immunity, right before boosted members of congress stared announcing their second covid infection.

5/18/2022 6:00:00 AM

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New Study Links Omicron To Severe Cases Of Croup In Kids

Listen for if your kid's cough sounds like a seal.

For my kid it started with a really hoarse voice and sore throat. Then we joked he was barking like a dog. Thankfully his breathing was ok and after a week he just has a lingering cough.

5/17/2022 11:30:00 PM

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Characterization and antiviral susceptibility of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron/BA.2 - Nature

Nature - Characterization and antiviral susceptibility of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron/BA.2

In-depth characterization of the BA.2 versus BA.1 variant Coronavirus Disease COVID BA1 BA2 Omicron UTokyo_News NIAIDNews NIH UWMadison USUAggies WUSTLmed UMich NIAIDNews
Interesting!

5/16/2022 11:56:00 PM

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COVID cases rise in South Jersey as new omicron subvariant takes over

Daily News | COVID cases rise in South Jersey, as the state’s infection rate outpaces the U.S.

5/16/2022 11:57:00 PM

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South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron

South Africa is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases driven by two omicron sub-variants, according to health experts.

Perplexing, for sure.
“Mild” rise in cases some would say

5/16/2022 11:15:00 PM

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Omicron May Be Less Likely To Cause Smell Loss Than Other Covid Variants, Researchers Say

A recent study examined which Covid-19 variant is least likely to cause smell loss. Here were the results:

Look my naked photo ❤️😘
I can smell sometimes

5/15/2022 10:48:00 PM

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South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron

Health experts in South Africa say the country is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases driven by two omicron sub-variants

5/14/2022 4:24:00 PM

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The stealth omicron surge is here. How bad will it get?

The stealth omicron surge is here. How bad will it get?

It's bad already. Wait until hepatitis cases rise in 0-4 age bracket, too.

5/14/2022 2:16:00 PM

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South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron

South Africa is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases driven by two omicron sub-variants, according to health experts.

5/14/2022 2:30:00 PM

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Bay Area scientists explain the chances of COVID reinfections as omicron subvariants spread

Bay Area scientists explain the chances of COVID reinfections as omicron subvariants spread

5/12/2022 2:40:00 PM

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Omicron Patients Can Get Reinfected by New Subvariant — Best Life

This is bad news for many of us.

5/12/2022 6:00:00 AM

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New versions of Omicron are masters of immune evasion

Vaccines and prior infection still prevent severe disease from new SARS-CoV-2 strains

Jesus stop peddling this crap, we've all had enough now, do you give the flu this much coverage?

5/11/2022 12:30:00 AM

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Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

Omicron variants called BA.4 and BA.5 are behind a fresh wave of COVID-19 in South Africa, and could be signs of a more predictable future for SARS-CoV-2

Well, you make it 'predictable'. Or should I say TheScience™️ (pr)edicts? It is called planned economy.

5/10/2022 10:01:00 PM

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Omicron May Be Less Likely To Cause Smell Loss Than Other Covid Variants, Researchers Say

Omicron May Be Less Likely To Cause Smell Loss Than Other Covid Variants, Researchers Say

With the face of Ibrahimovic ? I hope he doesn't see this photo... ibrahimivic

5/10/2022 8:40:00 PM

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Will Omicron finally overpower China’s COVID defences?

Will Omicron finally overpower China’s COVID defences?

5/10/2022 8:28:00 AM

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Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

Omicron variants called BA.4 and BA.5 are behind a fresh wave of COVID-19 in South Africa, and could be signs of a more predictable future for SARS-CoV-2

5/9/2022 6:36:00 PM

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A guide to help you keep up with the Omicron subvariants

A guide to the various Omicron subvariants of COVID-19.

5/9/2022 5:50:00 PM

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4 Common Places BA.2 And Other Omicron Subvariants Are Spreading

Here's where you're most at risk for getting a COVID infection right now, according to experts.

5/9/2022 6:49:00 PM

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New York Gov. Hochul tests positive for COVID, as two omicron subvariants spread across Empire State

Coronavirus Update: White House preparing for a fall and winter COVID case surge

5/9/2022 6:18:00 PM

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Two new Omicron variants are spreading. Will they drive a new U.S. surge?

The subvariants BA.4 and BA.5 may dodge immunity, especially in unvaccinated people, possibly causing a spike in infections worldwide.

Brought to you Natgeo, 🤔🤔 aren't they supposed to concentrate on nature n wildlife. Natgeo u ll make people doubt the virus. The virus is real.

5/9/2022 5:20:00 PM

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Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Omicron Subvariant Symptoms, Masking Guidance

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Omicron Subvariant Symptoms, Masking Guidance

5/9/2022 5:06:00 PM

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Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

5/9/2022 9:25:00 AM

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Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

5/8/2022 4:05:00 AM

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Obesity may weaken vaccine protection; unvaccinated Omicron patients face risk from variants

The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review.

5/7/2022 5:30:00 AM

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A Guide to the Different Omicron Subvariants

A Guide to the Different Omicron Subvariants

5/7/2022 2:06:00 AM

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New study finds omicron no less severe than earlier variants, and not just more transmissible

A new study by Harvard Medical School and others underscores how important vaccines and boosters are. The study shows they helped rein in hospitalizations and deaths during the omicron surge.

5/7/2022 3:59:00 AM

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Omicron infection enhances Delta antibody immunity in vaccinated persons - Nature

Nature - Omicron infection enhances Delta antibody immunity in vaccinated persons

5/6/2022 5:32:00 PM

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Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

Are COVID surges becoming more predictable? New Omicron variants offer a hint

5/6/2022 6:45:00 PM

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Omicron subvariant a factor in Skagit County’s 111% jump in COVID case rate

According to CDC guidelines, Skagit County is now in a 'substantial' transmission level, up from a moderate level last week. Health officials say omicron subvariants are driving this sharp rises in cases.

5/6/2022 12:15:00 PM

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1 in 3 new COVID cases caused by new omicron subvariant, CDC data shows

That is up from one in four the week before, according to the latest numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

5/5/2022 1:53:00 AM

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What We Know About All the Omicron Subvariants, Including BA.4 and BA.5

Two new strains, BA.4 and BA.5, are driving a surge of cases in South Africa and have been detected in the U.S.

5/4/2022 7:00:00 AM

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New COVID-19 variants emerge: BA.4, BA.5 likely reinfecting omicron survivors

New COVID-19 variants emerge: BA.4, BA.5 likely reinfecting omicron survivors

5/4/2022 6:48:00 AM

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Omicron caused spike in deaths in vaccinated people, analysis finds, though unvaccinated remain most at risk

The omicron variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 that has swept across the U.S. since late last year has taken a grimmer toll than earlier...

5/4/2022 5:05:00 AM

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CUNY: Only 27% of adult New Yorkers infected during initial omicron surge

Anyone not infected during the first months of the year would still likely be susceptible to infection with BA.2 and other omicron spinoffs, hence why the city has moved from low to medium risk.

5/4/2022 3:52:00 AM

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COVID worsens asthma in children; booster after infection not as beneficial vs Omicron

The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review.

5/4/2022 3:00:00 AM

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What the latest omicron subvariants mean for reinfection risk

What the latest omicron subvariants mean for reinfection risk

5/3/2022 11:12:00 PM

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Newer, fitter descendants of Omicron variant begin to drive their own coronavirus waves

There's no denying the numbers: Even with spotty reporting, Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations are rising again in the United States.

5/4/2022 1:00:00 AM

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New coronavirus variants emerge: BA.4, BA.5 likely reinfecting Omicron survivors

New coronavirus variants emerge: BA.4, BA.5 likely reinfecting Omicron survivors

5/3/2022 10:02:00 PM

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Covid Omicron Variant BA.2.12.1 Spreading Quickly Across United States; Related Cases Up Nearly 100% In Past Two Weeks

Covid Omicron Variant BA.2.12.1 Spreading Quickly Across United States; Related Cases Up Nearly 100% In Past Two Weeks

5/3/2022 8:55:00 PM

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Virus mutations aren’t slowing down. New omicron subvariant proves it.

More than two years after it first spilled into humans, the virus continues to change its structure and chemistry in ways that confound efforts to bring it fully under control.

5/3/2022 6:31:00 PM

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What You Need to Know About Omicron 3's Rise in Colorado

Third time definitely isn't the charm for Omicron 3.

5/3/2022 5:14:00 PM

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CUNY: Only 27% of adult New Yorkers infected during initial omicron surge

Anyone not infected during the first months of the year would still likely be susceptible to infection with BA.2 and other omicron spinoffs, hence why the city has moved from low to medium risk.

5/3/2022 12:09:00 AM

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Moderna aims for Fall release for omicron, variant-specific COVID-19 vaccine boosters

The US could spend between $5 billion to $12 billion on distributing updated vaccines.

5/2/2022 1:15:00 PM

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New South African Covid Variants, Omicron BA.4 And BA.5, Found In U.S. For First Time; May Be More Transmissible Than BA.2

New South African Covid Variants, Omicron BA.4 And BA.5, Found In U.S. For First Time; May Be More Transmissible

5/1/2022 10:33:00 PM

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Omicron subvariants can evade immunity from past infection, study says

The results of the study indicate that the two Omicron sublineages 'have potential to result in a new infection wave.”

5/1/2022 5:25:00 PM

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Omicron Cases Spike in Coachella Valley After Music Festival

Coachella was mostly outdoors, but the festival did not require masks or vaccination.

4/30/2022 4:00:00 AM

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