Information for Persons Who Are Immunocompromised Regarding Prevention and Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in the Context of Currently Circulating Omicron Sublineages — United States, January 2023

BOX. Prevention measures against SARS-CoV-2 for persons who are immunocompromised, their household members, and close contacts in the context of currently circulating Omicron sublineages — United States, January 2023 Because Evusheld is not currently authorized for preexposure prophylaxis against SARS-CoV-2 infection in the United States, it is important that persons who are moderately to severely … Read more

Steven Joseph Harrison, medical illustrator, educator

Steven Joseph Harrison died Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, at American Wings of Grace assisted living facility in Albuquerque, N.M., less than two weeks shy of his 76th birthday. Steve was born Jan. 25, 1947, in White Plains, N.Y., Steve was the only son of Joseph Harrison, an executive at Kennecott Copper Corporation, and the former Etta … Read more

Student mental health center to replace hotel in Iowa Memorial Union

IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG) – Currently inside the Iowa Memorial Union is the Iowa House Hotel – originally one of the only hotels for visiting families and fans to stay on campus. Since the downtown and campus area have grown, the University has plans to transform the hotel to better serve it’s students. In less … Read more

8-month-old Calen Clancy dies of injures in Duxbury tragedy

BOSTON − The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital, the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office said. His siblings, 5-year-old Cora and 3-year-old Dawson, also died. “(Friday), at approximately 12:30 p.m., the state Office of the Chief Medical Examiner contacted Massachusetts … Read more

Report: North Allegheny School District sees increase in students, families utilizing mental health services

More families are taking advantage of mental health services at North Allegheny, according to a report by the district’s student wellness and safety committee presented Jan. 18 to the school board. There has been a slight, but overall, increase in the number of students utilizing Glade Run Lutheran Services since the district started its partnership … Read more