Category Archives: COVID-19

A diagram of the virus that causes COVID-19.

SARS-CoV-2: Up close

Last updated on October 9th, 2021 at 02:22 am The genetic blueprint material for SARS-CoV-2 is called RNA (yellow spirals). The RNA contains information to specify the amino acids thatRead More

Microscopic view of the human antibody immunoglobulin

Your COVID-19 Glossary

Last updated on August 23rd, 2021 at 09:14 am Here’s a list of health terms to help you navigate the latest COVID-19 research and updates. Efficacy: How well something, likeRead More

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9 tips to address COVID-19 at work

Last updated on August 23rd, 2021 at 09:14 am Heading back to your workplace soon? Here are some tips from the National Institutes of Health and Centers for Disease ControlRead More

Long COVID symptoms can include brain fog, shortness of breath, and fatigue.

5 questions about Long COVID

Last updated on August 6th, 2021 at 11:50 am Anyone who has had COVID-19 can get Long COVID, regardless of age or prior health conditions. While most people with COVID-19Read More

Headshot of NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

NIH recognizes its COVID-19 heroes

Last updated on August 6th, 2021 at 11:50 am Welcome to the NIH MedlinePlus magazine website! Written with health consumers in mind, the magazine shares emerging research and health updatesRead More

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Online COVID-19 resources for you

General Find COVID-19 Vaccines Near You Community-Based Testing Sites for COVID-19 National Institutes of Health (NIH) NIH COVID-19 Research COVID-19 Clinical Trials The Community Engagement Alliance Against COVID-19 Disparities NIHRead More