Massachusetts Reports 26,187 New COVID Cases, 7-Day Positivity Rate Now Over 23%The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 26,187 new confirmed COVID cases on Friday, which is the second-most ever reported in a single day.
How Accurate Are Daily Positive Case Counts? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your COVID-19 QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall thinks the numbers being reported significantly underestimate the number of true positive cases out there.
Boston Doctor Says COVID Is Being Detected In Kids Incidentally At HospitalsThe number of children in hospitals with COVID-19 in Massachusetts has risen in recent weeks. But one Boston doctor said there is more to the data than it appears.
Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions About CDC's New Isolation GuidelinesThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated their COVID-19 isolation guidelines after criticism over the new shorter policy.
Massachusetts Emergency Room Doctors, Nurses Say They’re OverwhelmedEmergency room doctors and nurses in Massachusetts hospitals say they’re overwhelmed because of this latest COVID-19 surge.
Should We Be Double Masking? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your COVID QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall is answering your coronavirus-related medical questions.
Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions About FDA Emergency Approval Of Booster Shots For Kids Ages 12-To-15The FDA has granted emergency use authorization for COVID-19 Pfizer booster shots for 12 to 15-year-olds.
Massachusetts Reports 31,184 New COVID-19 Cases Over 3 Days, Positivity Rate Near 20%As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 19.87%.
Hospitals In For 'Rough' January, Says UMass Memorial Health Care PresidentThe president of UMass Memorial Health Care says this month is going to be “rough” for hospitals in the state.
FDA Allows Pfizer Booster Shots For Kids Ages 12-To-15The Food and Drug Administration is now allowing Pfizer booster shots for kids as young as 12. The next step will be CDC approval.
Massachusetts Hits New Single Day Record Of 21,137 COVID Cases, Positivity Rate Also Reaches New PeakThe Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 21,137 new confirmed COVID cases on Thursday, a new single day record.
First Night Boston 2022 To Have COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits, Vaccine And Booster Shot ClinicsFirst Night Boston returns Friday with some new additions – COVID-19 rapid test kits along with vaccines and booster shots.
FDA Expected To Allow Pfizer Booster Shots For Kids Ages 12-To-15 SoonThe FDA is reportedly expected to broaden eligibility for Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine boosters to kids ages 12 to 15 in the coming days.
'It's Just Something We Got To Do,' Drivers Wait Hours In Cars For COVID-19 Tests In BrocktonThe race to get a COVID-19 PCR test isn't getting any easier. People are willing to line up very early.
Johnson & Johnson Booster Protects People From Severe Illness From Omicron Variant, Studies SayTwo reports released Thursday show that people who get booster doses of Johnson & Johnson's vaccine are well protected against severe disease.