Science News

COVID-19 vaccines available for children under 5 years old

Children can receive vaccinations at six locations in Madison

City of Madison

Public health officials recommend COVID-19 vaccine boosters, second boosters

Dane County now area of ‘medium’ COVID-19 transmission

City of Madison

As Dane County COVID-19 case numbers decrease, community looks toward future mitigation strategies

Officials should focus on local community spread, CDC says

Science News

With new COVID-19 variant omicron looming, here’s what you need to know

Omicron variant spreading across globe, too early to tell potential impacts

Science News

Greater risk to COVID-19 associated with genetics, systemic factors

Understanding what puts demographics at greater risks to serious illness from COVID-19 can help navigate pandemic better

State of Wisconsin

Social workers endorse bills to reduce gun violence, suicides

Gun suicide attempts are fatal, severely depressed, suicidal people should not be allowed to carry guns, national social work group leader says

Column

Heightened student marijuana use could affect campus culture, points to national trend

UW and other college students across the country using the most weed since the 1980s, could cause brain and productivity problems in adulthood

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Science News

UW extends mask mandate, booster shots now available at UHS

UW-Oshkosh, UW-Whitewater reach target 70% vaccination rate thanks to incentives, meanwhile UW-Madison extends mask mandate

Column

UW campus shows signs that vaccinations are best in fight against COVID-19

Despite Badger football games and crowded bar scenes, COVID-19 rates remain low in Madison, WI

Science News

As flu season approaches, UHS holds multitude of vaccine clinics

How, where to get free flu shot

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