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What does it mean to move from pandemic to endemic, and is society there yet? Get the latest COVID-19 information and learn what life will be like following the pandemic.
La Crosse testing doubled on Monday, Dec. 27. Getting vaccinated and wearing a mask in public are key to reducing infection rates.
Options for COVID-19 booster shots have expanded to include Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines this week.
Put up your best defense. It's time for your seasonal flu shot. Learn why it's more important than ever to be vaccinated.
This year's flu season could be different than the last two years. A Mayo Clinic expert explains why vaccination for flu will be important this year.
Health officials continue to monitor and track increasing cases of monkeypox. Learn about symptoms, how it spreads, who should be tested and if a vaccine is available.
The rate of syphilis infection is increasing across the nation. Learn more about syphilis and how you can reduce your risk of getting or spreading the infection.
The CDC is tracking multiple clusters of monkeypox. A Mayo Clinic expert explains what this virus is, how it's transmitted and what you need to know.
Vaccination continues to be a safe, effective way to prevent serious illness and hospitalizations from COVID-19. Here's what parents of children ages 5–11 need to know.
While you're enjoying the outdoors, ticks are looking for a ride — and a meal. Ticks survive on blood from humans and animals, and can transmit disease. Learn how to tame these unwelcome hitchhikers.
Because of an elevated, but low, risk of blood clots associated with the J&J COVID-19 vaccine, the FDA has limited its use. A Mayo Clinic expert explains what the latest recommendation means for you.
If you've ever had chickenpox, you may be susceptible to shingles. This common condition causes a painful, blistered rash. Learn about prevention and treatment.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded eligibility for a second COVID-19 booster. Get the details with this Q&A.
One symptom of post-COVID syndrome is described as "brain fog." Learn what you can do if you have short-term memory loss, confusion and difficulty concentrating after a COVID-19 infection.
The drop in COVID-19 cases may lead you to think the pandemic is ending. While stats are headed in the right direction, an infectious diseases expert explains why it's too early to say it's over.