Over the course of the pandemic, several "lesser lineages" of the coronavirus have driven regional surges "but never swept to global dominance." Writing for the New York Times, Emily Anthes highlights some of the lessons we can learn from these "vanishing variants."
U.S. deaths related to alcohol use disorder exceeded expectations for the second year in a row, with the most dramatic increase among young adults, according to a study published Wednesday in JAMA Network Open.
HHS finds that Covid-19 vaccination averted 107,000 Medicare hospitalizations, CDC data shows the prevalence of the omicron subvariant BA.2.12.1 continues to grow, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
Biogen on Tuesday announced its decision to eliminate its "commercial infrastructure" for its Alzheimer's drug Aduhelm, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from the District of Columbia, Massachusetts, and Virginia.