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CDC endorses updated COVID booster shots

The Centers for Disease Control recommended the shots that target the newest omicron strains of COVID-19, including one for people 12 and older.

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COVID boosters targeting newest variants get US approval

The move by the Food and Drug Administration tweaks the recipe of shots made by Pfizer and rival Moderna that already have saved millions of lives.

Cases of monkeypox rise by one-third in Clark County

A county health official expressed concern that the virus, which primarily has affected men who have sex with men, could become endemic and spill over into the general population.

 
Las Vegas ‘medical hub’ moves closer to reality

Las Vegas officials envision the city’s two-decades-in-the-making medical district as a hub for health care into the future.

 
Fauci, nation’s top infectious disease expert, to step down

He has been the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and chief of the NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation.