Can you get flu and COVID-19 booster injections at the same time?

As flu season gets underway, some Marylanders are wondering if they should get the flu shot and the new COVID-19 booster shot at the same time.|| COVID-19 updates | Maryland’s Latest Figures | Get tested | Vaccine Information ||The Maryland Hospital Association encourages anyone eligible to get the COVID-19 booster shot as soon as possible. … Read more

Viral claims blame an increase in vaccine deaths in Europe. But experts say that’s not the case

CheckMate is a weekly newsletter from RMIT FactLab that summarizes the latest in the world of fact checking and misinformation, based on the work of FactLab and its sister organization, RMIT ABC Fact Check. You can read the latest edition below and subscribe to receive the next newsletter straight to your inbox. CheckMate September 2, … Read more

COVID reinfections appear to be increasing in the latest Omicron wave. This is what we know

When Lyndall Heather contracted COVID-19 for the third time this year, she initially didn’t believe she had it. Just six weeks after her second COVID infection, the Darwin nurse was well within the immune period that prevented her from testing. “I thought it was pretty unlikely, it’s probably just the cold,” she said. But after … Read more