History suggests diseases fade but are almost never truly gone. The plague, which caused the Black Death, still pops up.
At our current level of COVID-19 transmission, DOH guidance recommends distance learning for the vast majority of students.
Being outdoors doesn’t mean you’re safe from COVID-19 – a White House event showed what not to do
The rapid increase in cases from 2 in early September to more than 160 now shows that COVID-19 spreads readily in the shared housing common on Greek Row.
As we head into fall and winter, we spend less time outdoors and more time indoors, where the risk of COVID-19 spread is higher.
Conflicting recommendations from the CDC along with less transparency is causing a growing number of local public health officials to ignore the agency.
Who thought it would be a good idea to move thousands of teenagers and young adults across the country to college campuses during a pandemic?
As smoke travels through the air, exposure sun and interactions with other chemicals in the atmosphere can make it more toxic.
While it is hard to quantify the exact effects of the COVID-19 mitigation efforts, reductions are almost certainly due to the COVID-19 control efforts.
Deaths due to COVID-19 in King County have slowed dramatically since the early peak in April. However, COVID-19 still ranks as the 6th leading cause of deaths
Health departments say they currently lack the staff, money and tools to educate people about vaccines and then to administer hundreds of millions of doses.
I’m a public health researcher, and I’m dismayed that the CDC’s missteps are causing people to lose trust in a great institution
People with symptoms of COVID-19 or who have had close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 should make testing their first priority.
Congress set aside trillions to combat COVID-19, but many communities with outbreaks have spent little on public health efforts like testing and contact tracing.
With COVID-19 cases continuing to rise across Washington State, it is more important than ever to follow a few basic rules for social interactions.