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Coronavirus FAQ: I took Paxlovid. I felt better. Then symptoms rebounded. What's up?

We regularly answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions." See an archive of our FAQs here. I took the anti-COVID drug Paxlovid, my symptoms diminished... go to Article >

Coronavirus FAQ: I'm confused by the new testing advice! Do it once, twice .. thrice?

4 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

We regularly answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions."... read more

Coronavirus FAQ: I got COVID. Then I got it again. What's the deal with reinfection?

71 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

We regularly answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions."... read more

Coronavirus FAQ: I took a trip and caught COVID. What should I do? When can I go home?

39 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

We regularly answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions."... read more

Coronavirus FAQ: Should I still take a COVID test before flying into the U.S.?

60 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

We regularly answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions."... read more

We asked, you answered: NPR readers share how they handled COVID on vacation

32 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

You went on a trip. And you got COVID. Now what? That was the topic of our Coronavirus FAQ last week. We asked people how they handled the situation. Did they respect the guidance from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention to quarantine... read more

Taylor Lorenz rebukes Matthew Yglesias for joking about COVID-19: 'Hope you can have a little more empathy'

57 Days ago News Source: Theblaze.com

Washington Post columnist Taylor Lorenz chided writer Matthew Yglesias for joking about COVID-19."Some personal news: I have contracted the novel coronavirus," Yglesias tweeted on Sunday. "Frankly, I think the virus should respect Father’s Day... read more

Coronavirus FAQ: Is it a good idea to get COVID before I'm over 60 and at higher risk?

179 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

Each week, we answer frequently asked questions about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you'd like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: "Weekly Coronavirus Questions."... read more

How long COVID sheds light on other mysterious (and lonely) chronic illnesses

169 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

The number of new COVID cases is in steep decline in many parts of the U.S., but it's still unknown how many of the people who've had the illness will develop the lingering symptoms of long COVID. Journalist Meghan O'Rourke, who's been writing... read more

People with 'medium COVID' are caught in a gray area of recovery with little support

152 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

Waves of fatigue. The inability to smell milk that has gone bad. A racing heartbeat. These are just a few COVID-19 symptoms that can linger after an initial coronavirus infection. Though they may not always amount to the debilitating cases of... read more

Doctors find limited use for less effective COVID pill

175 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

If you're just getting sick with COVID-19, and you're at high risk for severe disease, there are two kinds of pills – scattered across pharmacies in the U.S. – that could help prevent you from getting worse. But doctors say the two pills are not... read more