Hospitals have recently began distinguishing between primary and incidental COVID-19 cases, resulting in criticism and confusion from news outlets and other voices across the spectrum.
Recent public opinion polls suggest Americans are worn out by the pandemic and care far more about inflation than COVID-19, regardless of political ideology.
Government guidance on COVID-19 is shifting as new cases of the virus in the U.S. reach record levels.
As the seemingly mild but more contagious Omicron variant spreads, President Joe Biden announced on Tuesday a new plan to distribute millions of at-home COVID-19 tests.
The Omicron variant spurred new travel restrictions, stock market panic, and debates among experts and the public over how concerning it is.