Janssen Vaccine Recipients Are Showing Interest in Booster Shots

By Grace ArnnArkansasCovid.com The emergence of the Omnicron variant and the new wave of COVID-19 cases have piqued citizens’ interest in vaccinations and booster shots, particularly people who received the Johnson and…

As Vaccine Access Improves, Racial Gap Race Narrows

By Grace ArnnArkansasCovid.com The vaccination gap between white and minority populations is closing as vaccines become more widely available throughout Arkansas and employers are requiring employees get the shots.  Some of the…

Hospitalizations Dip, But Medical Providers Still Struggling

By Jacob JacksonArkansasCovid.com Arkansas COVID-19 hospitalizations have been falling slowly in recent weeks, but medical professionals still report concern about sufficient staffing, intensive care beds and rehabilitation for the thousands stricken by…

Hennigan Wins National Honors

Mary Hennigan, a former Arkanasascovid.com assistant editor, won national honors from the National Federation of Press Women for her reporting on the COVID-19 crisis. Hennigan’s article, “Severe COVID-19 Complications Lead to 26-year-old…

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