Coronavirus

US panel backs first-of-a-kind COVID-19 pill from Merck

WASHINGTON (AP) — A panel of U.S. health advisers on Tuesday narrowly backed a closely watched COVID-19 pill from Merck, setting the stage for a likely authorization of the first drug that Americans could take at home to treat the coronavirus.

DHS supports CDC's recommendation on COVID-19 booster shots

MADISON, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Health Services announced Tuesday that it supports the CDC's recommendation regarding COVID-19 booster shots. The CDC recommended that all adults get a booster shot six months after completing their Pfizer or Moderna vaccine…