There’s been a string of outbreaks tied to camps in multiple states, including Illinois. Some fear they could be a preview of the upcoming school year.
Environmental journalist Dan Egan explains how climate change could soon become a climate crisis in Chicago.
How do we navigate the pandemic amid changing guidelines and new information about the virus, variants and vaccines?
Pfizer says it plans to meet Monday with top U.S. health officials to discuss the drugmaker’s request for federal authorization of a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine.
As COVID-19 restrictions ease, Americans are shedding their pandemic wardrobes to the benefit of both online and brick-and-mortar resale shops.
“Americans who have been fully vaccinated do not need a booster shot at this time,” read a joint statement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration.
Illinois residents have a chance to win some money for getting vaccinated through the state’s new $10 million lottery.
New research from China suggests people infected with the delta variant have, on average, about 1,000 times more virus in their respiratory tracts than those infected with the original strain.
Growing alarm about the Tokyo Games resulting in a surge of coronavirus cases has pushed Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to announce a new round of emergency measures.
The highest-vaccinated areas are majority white and affluent; the lowest are majority Black and low-income.