An influential Covid-19 model has p...
The MSDH reported 243 new COVID-19 cases and 4 new deaths Friday, April 9.
Statistics show that Winston County ranks last in terms of people who have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 in Alabama, which has the country’s lowest inoculation rate.
Here is a quick glance at the number of coronavirus cases in Mississippi and Alabama.
The Mississippi State Department of Health updates its report weekly.
The MSDH is updating its totals weekly.
Jessamyn Smyth, a Covid-19 long hauler, hopes that two Pfizer vaccine doses may be what finally delivers her from the lasting effects of a virus that wreaked chaos in her life. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen has more
Mississippi is receiving about $29.7 million from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to support coronavirus vaccinations.
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Starting Monday, people who are 16 years old and up can head to their local vaccination site or clinic to get their first dose.
Ian Haydon helped test Moderna's coronavirus vaccine last year. Now, he's helping test the tweaked version of that vaccine designed to fight a new, more cont...
Updated - Eligibility began on Monday, April 5.
An office within the Mississippi State Department of Health that works to reduce gaps in access to health care is looking for organizations to host coronavirus vaccination events.
More than 4 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine were reported administered in the past 24 hours, setting a new record and bringing the seven-day average...
People who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 can safely gather for Easter on Sunday -- both indoors and without masks, the US Centers for Disease C...
The ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of Pfizer/BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine confirms its protection remains high for at least six months after the second dos...
Clinical trial results of Pfizer/BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine showed its efficacy is 100% and it is well tolerated in youths ages 12 to 15, the companies said...
Mississippi State University received over 1-thousand Pfizer vaccines and 300 Johnson and Johnson shots to administer to its students and employees.
All 50 states have announced when they plan to open up coronavirus vaccinations to everyone eligible under US Food and Drug Administration emergency use auth...
If you think herd immunity is the finish line to this pandemic, it's time for a reality check.Herd immunity with Covid-19 could come and go, scientist...
A Tupelo health care worker said she's seen a tremendous drop in positive coronavirus cases at a local clinic.
Covid-19 probably came to people through an animal, and likely started spreading no more than a month or two before it was noticed in December of 2019, a Wor...
The MSDH has updated its COVID-19 guidance for faith-based gatherings and worship services.
Under real world conditions, the Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines provide highly effective protection, according to a new report from the...
Nurses with Baptist Hospital in New Albany administered the Pfizer vaccine to those who wanted the vaccine.
Disneyland and Universal Studios are among the California theme parks that are set to reopen under strict Covid-19 guidelines. At Six Flags Magic Mountain in Los Angeles, attendance will be limited to 15% capacity, and reservations are limited to California residents. CNN's Paul Vercammen reports.
On Friday Mississippi reported its first cases of two California COVID-19 variant strains.
The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines are effective in pregnant and lactating women, who can pass protective antibodies to newborns, according to...
A former employee of WTVA left a local hospital Thursday after spending more than 100 days in three hospitals battling the coronavirus.
As vaccine eligibility b...
Burned out medical staff suffering from trauma and in some cases PTSD, the erosion of public trust in hospitals, and frustration over the "unpredictable and...
With more than 44 million people fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in the United States, many adults are hopeful that a more normal life is on the horizon. N...
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey this week urged people to wear masks in public after the statewide mask mandate expires next month.
In an unusual statement released early Tuesday, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases said the independent board that reviews data from m...
People at North Mississippi Medical Center shared what people may experience if they get a coronavirus vaccine-- and what people can do about it.
The pandemic's end is in sight -- but right now, the US is in a critical spot.A highly...
A majority of older patients inquire about the coronavirus vaccine at a local clinic.
Updated - One case of the South African variant (B.1.351) of the coronavirus has been found in Mississippi, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed on Friday.
In light of new data, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday relaxed its...
Low-dose aspirin may help protect the lungs and reduce the need to put patients on ventilators, researchers reported Wednesday.The cheap and widely av...
Mississippi State University is administering free Pfizer vaccines to all staff in the Longest Student Health Center parking lot.
The state says Alabama’s unemployment rate for January declined to 4.3%, the lowest level since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic a year ago.
David Marconnet says it could remain online as an archive for researchers or could be modified to track other data residents find interesting.
Just a few clicks and you will know when the latest round will arrive.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday updated its...
The checks were expected to start showing in some bank accounts this weekend.
The proposal by Republican Sen. Tom Whatley would require legislators to get involved to extend a public health emergency past 120 days.
The announcement was made Friday at the state health officer.
The university says they will begin qualifying on March 16.
The school made the announcement Friday morning.
The House votes to approve the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package, which includes up to $1,400 checks for some Americans and extends pandemic unemployment benefits, in the final legislative step before the it goes to the White House for President Joe Biden's signature.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Coronavirus cases in the US are dipping and the...
The state says Alabama National Guard troops will begin work later this month administering doses in at least 24 rural counties.
The Centers for Disease Control says fully vaccinated people can socialize with each other and other low risk groups, but should continue wearing masks in public. NBC's Tracie Potts reports.
State health leaders update the public on where the state stands one year after the first case of the coronavirus surfaced in Mississippi.
Fully-vaccinated Americans can gather with other vaccinated people indoors without wearing a mask or social distancing.
President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package faces one final vote in the House of Representatives. NBC's Tracie Potts reports.
Patrons in Columbus must continue to wear masks when inside businesses.
Gov. Tate Reeves made the announcement Thursday morning.
Updated - The public is to wear face coverings when in public and in close contact with other individuals.
Mississippi State University announced the decision to keep all of its coronavirus guidelines in place through the semester.
Mississippi no longer has a state-issued mask mandate as of 5 p.m. on Wednesday.
President Biden criticized states such as Texas and Mississippi for lifting Covid-19 restrictions, saying that we are on the cusp of being able to change the nature of the disease and that "the last thing we need is Neanderthal thinking."
A lot of people received their first or second doses of the coronavirus vaccine Wednesday at the Corinth campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College.
Updated - Despite the governor's announcement on Tuesday, cities can still retain local restrictions.
The Cox-Blythe Drug store in Booneville has been busy administering the vaccine to anyone seeking it.
President Joe Biden says the U.S. expects to take delivery of enough coronavirus vaccines for all adult Americans by the end of May, two months earlier than anticipated, as his administration announced that drugmaker Merck & Co. will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved shot.
The coronavirus may be more prevalent in children than originally thought, the UMMC announced Tuesday.
Several states on Tuesday announced they are loosening restrictions put in place to stop the spread of...
Emergency responders in Alabama shared their reactions to getting the Moderna coronavirus vaccine.
The governor says Mississippi plans to receive 24,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine this week.
Alabama hospitals are supporting an extension of a statewide face mask order until more people become vaccinated against COVID-19.
The US is at risk of losing all its recent gains in the battle against Covid-19 as...
The US Food and D...
U.S. health advisers have endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson that's expected to provide an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic.
March 11 will mark the one-year anniversary of when Mississippi recorded its first coronavirus case.
Vaccine makers Pfizer and Moderna are trying to get out ahead of some of the new coronavirus variants that are causing concern around the world.Althou...
Two separate teams of researchers said this week they have found a worrying new...
The Hill Bar and Grill near West Point is on the verge of closing its doors for good as the curfew hinders its money-making hours.
Teachers and first responders will soon be eligible to receive the coronavirus vaccine in Mississippi.
The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. has topped 500,000, all but matching the number of Americans killed in World War II, Korea and Vietnam combined.
The US Food and Drug Administration has...
Alabama's state health officer Harris says he is optimistic about improving COVID-19 case numbers.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta details the process for new coronavirus vaccine trials that will be collecting data on pregnant women as well as children ages 5 to 15.
Severe weather around the United States will delay Covid-19 vaccine deliveries in the coming days, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wed...
The world's first Covid-19 human chall...
The Mississippi State Department of Health said in a news release that one case of the variant was confirmed during routine COVID-19 testing.
President Joe Biden said during a CNN town hall Tues...
Kudos to everyone who has been doubling down on mask wearing and social distancing. Health experts say your efforts are paying off.But with only 4% of...
Unemployment benefits will be...
Data is updated nightly.
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