MU Health Care in Columbia has hundreds of open vaccine appointments - STLtoday.com

Michele Munz - 2021-03-04T21:26:00Z

Demand has Missourians driving long distances to get vaccinated.



Historic COVAX Vaccine Delivery In Ghana Met With Pride — And Skepticism : Goats and Soda - NPR

- 2021-03-04T20:34:37Z

It's the first country to receive free vaccines from the COVAX program. But that shipment of 600,000 can't protect a nation of 30 million. And conspiracy theories about the vaccine are swirling.



Michigan coronavirus cases up to 593,279; Death toll now at 15,600 - WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Derick Hutchinson, Ken Haddad, Dave Bartkowiak Jr. - 2021-03-04T19:26:05Z

The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 593,279 as of Thursday, including 15,600 deaths, state officials report.



Oklahoma reports 895 new COVID-19 cases; total provisional death count rises by 87, according to CDC - KOCO Oklahoma City

KOCO Staff - 2021-03-04T19:23:00Z

The Oklahoma State Department of Health on Thursday reported 895 new COVID-19 cases across the state, bringing the total cumulative number of the state’s positive cases to 426,641.



This Could Cause a Fourth Wave of COVID, CDC Director Warns - Best Life

Allie Hogan - 2021-03-04T18:54:41Z

CDC director Rochelle Walensky, MD, just warned that the variants and easing of precautions could spark a fourth wave of COVID.



Pennsylvania mask mandate to remain in place for now, health secretary says - WTAE Pittsburgh

- 2021-03-04T18:28:00Z

During a vaccine news conference, Pennsylvania's acting health secretary answered a question about possibly ending the mask mandate as the state relaxes some of its coronavirus mitigation measures.



Watch Live: Gov. Spencer Cox says Utahns age 50 and over can sign up for COVID-19 vaccine - Salt Lake Tribune

- 2021-03-04T18:00:40Z

Gov. Spencer Cox holds his weekly media briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic.



Covid-19 symptoms: What scientists are learning about long Covid and the new variants - Vox.com

Umair Irfan - 2021-03-04T18:00:00Z

New Covid-19 symptoms like Covid tongue are still cropping up.



Forget COVID-19? CDC offers tips on surviving zombie apocalypse - fox13now.com

Jeff Tavss - 2021-03-04T17:48:56Z

Because 2021 isn't horrible enough with a worldwide pandemic on our hands, there may also be a zombie apocalypse to worry about this year and the CDC wants you to be prepared.



Detroit declined Johnson & Johnson vaccines this week, but will take them in future - Detroit Free Press

Christina Hall, Kristen Jordan Shamus - 2021-03-04T17:40:45Z

State says Detroit declined 6,200 doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccines. City says it had enough, will take shots in future for new vaccine site.



Baked oats TikTok trend has helped me lose fat and gain muscle - Insider

Rachel Hosie - 2021-03-04T16:44:29Z

Baked oats are nutritious, filling, and taste like cake, from banana bread and blueberry muffin to chocolate brownie and carrot cake.



South Africa regulator says at advanced stage of Pfizer vaccine review - Yahoo News

Wendell Roelf - 2021-03-04T16:22:34Z

South Africa's medicines regulator said on Thursday that it was at an advanced stage of reviewing an emergency use application for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine....



Iowa reports 35 additional COVID-19 deaths, 598 new positive tests - KCCI Des Moines

- 2021-03-04T16:01:00Z

The Iowa Department of Public Health on Thursday reported 598 new positive COVID-19 tests and 35 additional deaths.



How tuberculosis reshaped our immune systems - Science Magazine

- 2021-03-04T16:00:00Z

TB was so deadly in the Bronze Age that it almost weeded out one immune gene



Scientists Find Link Between Bipolar Disorder and Neuroinflammation - Gizmodo

Ed Cara - 2021-03-04T16:00:00Z

Scientists may be closer to understanding how the brain can function differently in people who have bipolar disorder. In a new study, researchers say they’ve found evidence that certain brain cells trigger inflammation more easily in those who have BPD, and t…



New COVID-19 vaccine appointments at all mass vaccination sites fully booked for next week - WCVB Boston

- 2021-03-04T15:51:00Z

Appointments for first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine at the state's mass vaccination sites are fully booked for next week, the state said early Thursday.



COVID-19 cases decline in NC nursing homes, visitors allowed - WRAL.com

Keely Arthur, Kyle Gould, Matthew Burns, Jessica Patrick - 2021-03-04T15:30:23Z

State health officials said Thursday that nursing homes across North Carolina could resume allowing visitors indoors outside of end-of-life situations.



What is HPV? What you should know about vaccines, symptoms and cancer risks - CNN

Megan Marples, CNN - 2021-03-04T15:25:00Z

Getting the HPV vaccine and having protected sex can prevent people from contracting the virus.



COVID Deaths Soar in Brazil as Bolsonaro Blasts Lockdowns. Experts Warn It Will “Get Worse.” - Democracy Now!

- 2021-03-04T15:07:50Z

Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll has now topped nearly 260,000, the world’s second worst after the United States, as hospitals are overwhelmed with new cases. International concern is also growing about the P1 variant of the virus, which overwhelmed the Amazonian…